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[7 Mar 2013]

Members of Verkhovna Rada come from all walks of life. In honor of International Women's Day, we put the spotlight on some of the most notable female members of Ukraine's parliament, including doctors, pop stars and writers. [More]

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[5 Mar 2013]

Set to take place March 9th, the day after International Women's Day, sports journalist Mykola Vasylkov is promising "a Women's Day celebration to top all celebrations." [More]

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[27 Feb 2013]

Ukraine's Internet Party finds their lack of official party designation... disturbing. They took to the offices of the Ministry of Justice for a costumed protest. [More]

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[22 Feb 2013]

A bill proposed by the parliament of Ukraine would allow both Ukrainian citizens and foreign nationals to obtain dual citizenship. But does the bill stand a chance a passing? [More]

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[21 Feb 2013]

One year ago today, members of the Russian punk rock band Pussy Riot were arrested on charges of hooliganism. Protesters held a small demonstration in Christ the Savior Church in Moscow calling for the band members' release. [More]

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[14 Feb 2013]

Over the past decade, Russia has purchased enough gold to make three Statues of Liberty. [More]

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[15 Jan 2013]

Inspired by the Russian fairy tale The Firebird, the Olympic torch for the 2014 Sochi Winter Games was unveiled in Moscow yesterday along with its remarkable route... [More]

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[11 Jan 2013]

While some are figure skaters and some are ice dancers, all of these Russian and Ukrainian girls are gorgeous, graceful, and athletic... [More]

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[11 Jan 2013]

What industries make Ukraine tick? Learn more about Ukraine’s economy. [More]

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[11 Jan 2013]

NHL players were locked out for 113 days. With an agreement with management finally almost ready, players are preparing to return from overseas teams and see what the new season will bring. [More]

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[7 Jan 2013]

Eager to gain the stability offered by domestic energy production, Ukraine embraces biofuels. In a joint venture with Germany, the country plans to use waste left from farming to create fuel to heat homes and power industry. [More]