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

№29, (2003)

10/07/2003 - 00:00

This week in history

October 7: 1990. The Fifteenth Congress of Trade Unions of Ukraine ended, founding the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Ukraine. 1996. After re-registration the Ukrainian Cossacks...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Non-festive reflections on the festivities marking the centenary of the great Ukrainian singer Borys Hmyria

We can be proud of Hmyria not only because he lived and performed in Ukraine. It is time we pondered precisely what is there that makes up our national pride one case or another. Often it happens...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Transparent Competition

Kyiv’s Artist’s Home witnessed the closing ceremony of the fifth photo exhibition of The Day. Judging by visitors’ impressions (among them were politicians, experts, and, most importantly, colleagues...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

The Crimea wants to protect majority principle

It has become known of late that the opposition intends to submit yet another constitutional amendments bill (it would be the fifth such bill over the past year), aimed at strengthening local...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Neglect Causes Tragedy

October 1 brought news of the death of a Ukrainian peacekeeper in Al-Qut, which started the count of casualties in the Ukrainian peacekeeping force that is part of a multinational stabilization force...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Ukrainian-Hungarian ecological expedition begins

It is planned to study the river basin, status of the banks, protective installations, water, and biodiversity. An expedition of eight researchers decided to cover a distance of 500 kilometers to the...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Dotting the I’s

President Leonid Kuchma’s first press conference of the new political season was held to a full house: the press center meeting hall was crammed with journalists. Small wonder, since plenty has...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Love with Variations

The Akvarel Gallery hosts Illia Popiuk’s exhibit titled “My Love and ...” The artist is from Vyzhnytsia, not far from Chernivtsi, and the exposition is composed of watercolors and drawings. The...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

The Yalta Line

The Ukraine-EU summit, to be held on October 7-8 in Yalta, will be a kind of midway mark in the relations between Kyiv and Brussels. The next meeting of this level will take place under conditions...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Over 6,500 young Kyivans were unemployed in the first half of this year

With almost 60% of high school graduates going to receive higher education, the number of university-level students has doubled in recent years. Alas, far from all of them manage to put their...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Yavoriv: Proving Ground of Conflict

The joint Ukrainian-Italian military exercises in one of Europe’s biggest proving grounds at Yavoriv are drawing to a close. However, the Italians cannot leave for home, as the residents of a local...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Why Not in Ukraine and Poland?

The Soccer Federation of Ukraine and the Polish Soccer Association have conceived a grandiose joint project: to apply to the UEFA to award the final part of the 2012 Championship of Europe to both...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

What Did They Fight for?

Metalurh (Donetsk) 1, Parma (Italy) 1; Dynamo (Bucharest, Rumania) 2, Shakhtar (Donetsk) 0; Hamburg (Germany) 2, Dnipro (Dnipropetrovsk) 1. By our standards, Ukrainian participants in the UEFA Cup...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Irene Gallery hosts Tetiana Kusailo’ s personal exhibition

This female artist was born in Lviv and studied in Odesa and Kharkiv; taught in Poltava, then moved to Kyiv. She has had several personal exhibitions, but Kyiv sees her graphic works — pastels and...
10/07/2003 - 00:00

Currency in Circulation, or Investors at Sixes and Sevens

Ukraine is again friends with the International Monetary Fund. A special IMF mission worked in Ukraine all the last week, and mission head Emanuel van der Mensbrugge appeared quite optimistic on...

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