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

№53, (2012)

09/17/2015 - 11:28

A prayerbook in Braille will be published in Ukraine

The idea to publish a prayerbook for the blind and visually impaired Ukrainians originated with the Synodal Department of Social Service and Charity of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Kyiv...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Contemporary art as Donetsk’s new brand?

Donetsk has displayed a considerable growth of interest in art of late. The local artists are developing industrial Donbas themes. They draw inspiration from urban landscapes and display their...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Democracy’s silence

Europe and the US are sometimes accused of practicing double standards. Unfortunately, these accusations prove to be just quite often. And this goes back to the times of Stalin’s rule. Last...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Traditional Rosh Hashanah kibbutz takes place in Uman

These days Breslover Hasidim are celebrating the arrival of the New Year (Rosh Hashanah). This year they celebrate it on September 16 through 18. According to Ukraine’s Ministry of Internal...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Ukraine to train Boeing-737 pilots

Ukraine plans to purchase a Boeing flight simulator to train pilots in its higher educational institutions, Borys Kolesnikov, Vice-Prime Minister for the Infrastructure, announced the other day....
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Mystic “Wall”

The exhibit “Wall” is going to present paintings that were created during the last year. The artist dedicated the exhibit to the memory of his mother Shelia Hartsman. A series of 32...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Dovzhenko Prize has been unanimously awarded to Bohdan Stupka

Oleksandr Dovzhenko State Prize award ceremony was held on the occasion of the Ukrainian Cinema Day at the premises of the National Film Studio named after the legendary director on Dovzhenko’s...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Hazards of running for parliament

Running for parliament in Ukraine, one has to be ready for battle, often literally. Each campaign day the news bulletins contain what is best described as street crime reports: — Criminal...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

When and why dates coincide

It is, unfortunately, a tradition to meet every anniversary of Heorhii Gongadze’s disappearance in a situation when this high-profile case has not yet been closed. There have been so many...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

When color is important

Debbie Wingham is a young famous fashion designer from the United Kingdom. Recently she presented the most expensive dress with black diamonds before Ukrainian journalists in Fairmont Grand Hotel...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

“Armor-Piercing Political Writing” finds its first buyers!

The Palace of Arts at 15 Copernicus Street in Lviv is gradually filling up with books, good people and good feelings, as the Book Forum continues to run through September 16. There is no shortage...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

On the advantages of pain

This is a bit strange for a country of such a size, such a GDP, such a share of the young population, such a government, and such a small economy… We were among the countries that grabbed...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Pavlo GUDIMOV: “There are no bad times”

Over the years of existence Gogolfest has become an important place of rescue from too much glamour and slobbery. Last time it was held two years ago. The Kyiv authorities have arranged pompous...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

Amateur movies will be shown in Kherson

The 7th International Amateur Film Festival “Kinokimeria” will be held at the Black Sea coast resort village Zalizny Port, Kherson oblast on September 19-23. As usual, the event will be...
09/18/2012 - 00:00

This day in history

1640: A Church Council convenes in Kyiv and adopts the catechism “Orthodox Confession of Faith” to be used by the Orthodox Church in the Eastern Slavic lands, Moldova, and Walachia for hundreds of...

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