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

№12, (2009)

14.04.2009 - 00:00

Earthquakes cannot be predicted

In the past years different natural disasters like earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, and violent storms have occurred worldwide with increasing frequency. Not so long ago the whole world was...
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Respect for flowers

Despite all problems, aesthetics takes a special place in our life. There might be a lot of people whose greatest pleasure is flowers. For florists and phytodesigners flowers are their main job...
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Genocide against Ukrainians condemned in Catalonia

Information about an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people in 1932–33 keeps spreading and finds response across the world, as an increasing number of countries condemn the Holodomor. Naturally...
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Housing market

The topic of reviving the Ukrainian housing market is once again gaining momentum. The government promises to be its financial donor. Recently the procedures of such financing were formulated by the...
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Double-edged sword for premier

Hanne Severinsen, formerly the PACE rapporteur on Ukraine, has been an adviser to Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko for nearly a year. Previously, this Danish politician spent almost 11 yeas monitoring...
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“Between the pages of a big book”

The phrase “Gogol is born” was used as a greeting at the launch of the exhibit of graphic works that are based on Nikolai Gogol’s (Mykola Hohol’s) works and executed by Serhii Yakutovych, a...
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A Kyiv school soon to be named after James Mace

Three schools in Kyiv are soon to be named after such famous people as the Italian poet and public figure Dante Alighieri, the Ukrainian writer and civil rights champion Valerii Marchenko, and, much...
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Soaring prices, paid beaches, and concrete fences

YALTA–YEVPATORIA–SIMFEROPOL — The Cabinet of Ministers of the Autonomous Republic of the Crimea recently adopted an action plan for the coming resort/tourist season. This document envisages free-of-...
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Ukraine–Japan: partnership for modernizationa

Japan is the example of a country that has modernized itself still preserving its national identity. Now the Land of the Rising Sun is in a not-so-good economic situation caused by the crisis that...
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Pyotr Tchaikovsky, a Ukrainian by creative spirit

Ukraine has given the world culture a lot of great figures who enriched other peoples’ cultures with their talent. Although Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840–1893) is considered an outstanding Russian...
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A path to know each others

The Day recently launched a high-profile series of publication, “What Kind of Russia Do We Love?” Within this series, The Day’s contributors, experts and readers speak on the people, culture, and...
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11-year-old in grade 8

Why are some people intellectually superior to others? This question appears especially topical for parents who see in their children the marks of a genius as soon as they are born and picture their...
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“Very ugly silence” broken as Ontario MPPs come together to recognize Ukraine genocide

The legislative assembly of Canada’s province Ontario has passed a law by a unanimous vote for the first time in its history. According to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Vasyl Kyrylych,...
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Commemorating Kvitka Cisyk

On the eve of Kvitka Cisyk’s birthday (1953–98) the Maria Zankovetska National Academic Ukrainian Drama Theater held a memorial soiree. The participants included People’s Artists of Ukraine Nina...
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Vyshyvanka is stylish

CHERNIVTSI — I don’t know whether our project has become anything extraordinary, but for us, the students at the departments of history, political science, and international relationships of the...