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

№39, (2011)

11.08.2011 - 00:00

This day in history

1930: The Central Committee of the All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks) adopts a decree on the Shevchenko Machine and Tractor Station. 1933: Open Hearth Blast Furnace No.1 is launched at the...
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Ukraine sees deflation of 1.3 percent

Deflation was 1.3 percent this July in Ukraine, the State Committee of Statistics reports. Food prices showed the largest decrease, falling by 2.6 percent, with vegetables prices going down by 32.6...
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Classical standard

Academic Symphonic Orchestra musicians from the National Philharmonic of Ukraine opened the program in the Lysenko Column Hall. It started with William Tell Overture by Rossini, the Concierto de...
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Two rivals

A historian resembles a gold digger (how much useless sand he has to patiently sift in search of the coveted grains!) or a methodical astronomer who processes for years and decades the data that...
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Lucien Dulfan’s “Space. Mythogony”

The capital gallery Tadzio opens the exhibit of emigrant artist Lucien Dulfan which is called “Space. Mythogony.” The exposition also includes works on oriental themes and canvases from the famous “...
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Vitali KLITSCHKO: Ukraine trials resemble no-holds-barred fighting

Last Tuesday, addressing a UNIAN press conference, UDAR political party leader Vitali Klitschko urged President Viktor Yanukovych to focus his attention on the current events in this country. It...
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Losing time and miners

Nothing has essentially changed in the energy sector since Naftohaz and Gazprom announced an intention at the end of 2010 to set up a joint venture to produce methane, the “killer gas....
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Claudia CARDINALE: “I have been on the road for my whole life.”

The main adornment of the “Italian component” of the Vologda VOICES Festival was Claudia Cardinale, a wonderful actress, an idol for many generations of audiences. Very communicative...
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Independent, a contemporary art phenomenon

Kyiv will host Independent Exhibit from August, 23 till September, 11. About 80 artists will participate. The exhibit will be located on the first floor of Mystetsky Arsenal and the total area is...
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“Consumer society revolt”

The British Authorities are gradually regaining control over the situation after riots erupted last Saturday in a London neighborhood. The rampaging groups of young people have inflicted serious...
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“Criminality, pure and simple”

Unrest, acts of violence in the UK are gaining momentum, having spread from the Tottenham district [where Duggan was shot] to Birmingham and Liverpool. CNN reports some 600 persons arrested, yet...
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The last million...

Harvest time is close to its finish in Ukraine. There is only one million hectares left to be thrashed, Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov announced on August 6 during his visit to Pyrohiv...
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“From lotus to a sickle”

As there is no governmental support, socially responsible businessmen decided to show the real cultural face of Ukraine. Owing to one of such initiatives the Kyivites have been able to see the...
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Arab Spring’s echo in Syria

Last weakened will probably go down in history as the bloodiest one since the start of protest movement against the Syrian regime. BBC reports show that over the past 24 hours at least 75 persons...
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Demand grows for quality photo

The visitors can see about 50 works of the XII International photo competition winners today in the art gallery of the NPLU. The National Parliamentary Library of Ukraine became the final...

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