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

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...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

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...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

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...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

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...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

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...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

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...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

Guest workers’ “Olympic” hope

On September 20 MPs supported and passed a governmental bill “On Amending Some Laws of Ukraine” (concerning Ukrainians abroad). This document is making alterations to effective laws...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

Give space to the mood

The Kyiv gallery Mystets is hosting a solo exhibit of Inna Bychenkova, a well-known artist of theater and cinema (she has worked on the film Captain Fracassa). Her current exposition consists of...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

Survive and save

Little time is left before Ukraine and Poland will host the European Football Championship of 2012. Even if the hotels, public transport, roads, stadiums and volunteers are well prepared but the...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

Fashion fall is coming

While Ukrainian designers uphold the “Ukrainian fashion” brand in front of the Milan public, Ukraine is getting ready for its own Fashion Week. In less than a month, October 13 through...
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The profession of teacher is the most significant achievement of all civilizations

Forum for rectors of pedagogical universities closed on September 17 in Kyiv. It was the first forum of such kind ever conducted. The forum was attended by 20 rectors of European universities...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

Nearly 180 works to be performed, with one-third being premieres

Five symphonic, four choral, fifteen chamber concerts and an electroacoustic project “EM vision” will take place on various concert stages along with other events (the amount of which...
22.09.2011 - 00:00

Dnipro Hydroelectric Station explosion

August 18 marked the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the defense of Zaporizhia in WWII. I am deliberately not using the word “heroic” in order to finally distinguish between heroes...
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...