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

№49, (2011)

22.09.2011 - 00:00

This day in history

1918: The first issue of the underground newspaper Kyivsky komunist [The Kyiv Communist] comes off the presses under the auspices of the regional and city communist party committees. 1922: A Metal...
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Like-minded people meeting

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The feast of sounds

The program of the exhibit was rich, including the performances of Ukrainian and world musicians, workshops, autograph sessions, presentations of novelties, Drum Circle, competitions, etc. On the...
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<i>“Two-wheeled Chronicles-2: The Treasure Country” </i>“is the name of an ethnographic expedition that went through 12 regions of Ukraine

This project may rightly be called the most ambitious bicycle-born ethnographic expedition ever seen. It was carried out under the auspices of the Association of Ukrainian Philanthropists All-...
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Music cooperation

Recently rock music buffs had an opportunity to get a double dose of adrenalin. Two popular rock bands, Ukrainian Druha rika and Turkish Mor ve tesi (Turkish musicians who gave a bright performance...
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To preserve St. Sophia and the sophistic being

“Probably, since the first day of its existence few people have been considering it God’s home but the reliable shelter for the human spirit, (…) and everyone tried to wipe it...
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Prokhorov’s test for the Kremlin

According to media reports, the Russian billionaire, Mikhail Prokhorov, has given up the idea of heading the Right Cause, a political party that protects the interests of business. He accused the...
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Keeping clear of modified genes

Even though Ukraine was considerably late in the introducing of certain regulators for foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), it nevertheless managed to launch the process, under...
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Count’s treasures of Drohobychyna

The Taras Shevchenko National Museum launches the exhibit “Treasures of Count Lanckoronski” from the collection of the Drohobychyna Museum. The scho-larly restoration is timed to the 70th anniversary...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

The stereotype asserting that the Ukrainians do not read has been broken

LVIV – The most important and expected book event in Ukraine celebrated its majority by the incredible number of events (over 750). Over 300 authors of 26 countries such as Australia, Belarus...
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Raising capital, using Polish experience

Poland is the only EU country known to have kept the growth rate during the world economic crisis while actively raising capital, attracting foreign inland investments from the West and East. Not...
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Looking for a way out of the gas problem

The government is looking into the ways to get rid of the gas dependence on Russia. This is the impression one gets after analyzing the recent statements about the gas problem made by Ukrainian...
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Embroidered shirts marched through Kyiv for the eighth time

“If you are proud to be Ukrainian, wear an embroidered shirt!” was the slogan of the march that was held in Kyiv for the eighth time on September 18. This non-political event ga-thered...
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The assault of the parliament

Different protests were held by the Verkhovna Rada and different people gathered there: religious fanatics, members of trade unions, party activists, etc. However, people’s anger hasn’t...
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In a friend’s company

“This is a retrospective. I have studied here. However, it was Gorky University at that time. You know, I could never predict that I would become a professor of this university. I missed...