Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
Henry M. Robert

№14, (2006)

26.04.2006 - 00:00

60 years after WWII a Japanese veteran is found in Ukraine

Last week a former soldier of the Imperial Japanese Army, whose family has not seen him since he was mobilized for World War Two, arrived in Japan from Ukraine. The 83-year-old war veteran Isinosuke...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Chornobyl: past and future

President Viktor Yushchenko has called on all Ukrainian citizens to light candles on the night of April 26 to commemorate the victims of the Chornobyl disaster that took place exactly 20 years ago....
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Bottom Dollar

As more time passes with neither the value of the dollar declining sharply nor market forces beginning to shrink America’s current-account deficit — which may well reach $1 trillion this year — two...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Promises and ambitions

BYuT leader Yulia Tymoshenko has once again declared that she is ready to shed presidential ambitions during the 2009 elections for the sake of bringing the Orange team back together. Interfax...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Encounter with a master

The creative legacy left by the Georgian artist Niko Pirosmani (Pirosmanashvili) (1862-1918) is an enigmatic manifestation of talent, originality, sincerity, and a child’s directness that seemed to...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

A new national doctrine

The 10 th World Russian People’s Council ended its work in Moscow last week. It was attended by 2,500 delegates from every region of Russia and overseas. The theme of the council was: “Faith, Man,...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Painting a pysanka is like writing one’s life

Shortly before Easter, the Ukrainian Folk Decorative Art Museum in Kyiv conducted master classes on painting Ukrainian Easter eggs, known as pysanky. The Day’s reporters attended one of them. It was...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

CHORNOBYL: life “before” and “after”

The Chornobyl disaster is an event whose true significance for our nation, and all of humanity, we are just beginning to comprehend. Twenty years is too short a time for society to realize, at least...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Montserrat Caballe’s secret

The week before last the opera diva Montserrat Caballe sang in concert with the Ukrainian tenor Volodymyr Hryshko. “This is my third visit to Kyiv,” Ms. Caballe told a press conference last Wednesday...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Shadows of Turkish ancestors

We are more or less informed about the Ukrainian diaspora in different countries depending on our degree of interest in each particular country. Meanwhile, we know basically nothing about the...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Borys TARASIUK:

The 2006 elections were marked by the shattering defeat of the national democratic forces, along with the personalities who had played a significant role in gaining Ukraine’s independence. This is...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Racing to beat the wind

If you think that your daily life lacks adrenalin, just attend a bikers’ event. And don’t say no if someone offers you a ride. Say yes and give him a happy smile. First, you won’t regret the...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Easter gifts

“Religious presents” were especially popular in Ukrainian bazaars shortly before Easter. The last few days before the holiday were especially profitable for Lviv vendors located next to churches, who...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

This week in history

April 26. The Day of Chornobyl Tragedy. 1986. An accident took place at the Fourth Bloc of the Chornobyl Nuclear Power Station. April 27, 1906. The first Ukrainian political periodical in the...
26.04.2006 - 00:00

Exports will double

The process of integrating with Europe is gaining momentum and increasingly perceived in Ukraine as a real factor of domestic economic growth. “The positive consequences of the potential creation of...

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