Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Chernobyl’s nuclear wasteland powers up
At ground zero of Ukraine’s Chernobyl tragedy, workers in orange vests are busy erecting hundreds of dark-coloured panels as the country gets ready to launch its first solar plant to revive the abandoned territory.
Mon, 01 Jan 2018 16:27:08
Svitolina eyes Grand Slam success
Brisbane - Ukraine's Elina Svitolina believes she can become world number one in 2018 despite a host of challengers for the coveted top ranking.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Business booming at wine ‘bunker’ near Ukraine war zone
Deep in the bowels of a former gypsum mine in east Ukraine, winemaker Rafail Nasyrov scrutinises a bottle of sparkling rose.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:49:00
Ukraine arrests Frenchman wanted in 'fake CEO' scam
PARIS - A huckster sentenced for tricking dozens of French banks and businesses into handing over millions of euros has been arrested in Ukraine after a hunt lasting more than two years.
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 20:43:05
On third MH17 anniversary, families unveil 'living memorial'
VIJFHUIZEN, Netherlands - Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, nearly 2,000 relatives gathered Monday to unveil a "living memorial" to their loved ones.
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:08:26
On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil 'living memorial'
THE HAGUE - Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, more than 2,000 relatives gather Monday to unveil a "living memorial" to their loved ones.
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:57:21
'Ransomware' wave seemed aimed at old flaw and Ukraine
SAN FRANCISCO - A global wave of cyberattacks on Tuesday exploited an already patched vulnerability in Windows software and appeared to have Ukraine as a primary target, according to computer security specialists.
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:09:06
New wave of cyberattacks spreads from Russia across globe
KIEV - A wave of cyberattacks hit Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe and North America on Tuesday, in the second global outbreak of so-called ransomware in less than two months.
Wed, 31 May 2017 10:27:59
Ukraine doctor pioneering 'three-parent' babies
KIEV - A 34-year-old woman tried to have a baby for 15 years before she turned to a pioneering doctor in Ukraine and a groundbreaking but ethically disputed "three-parent" procedure.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 01:00:00
Who botched the Ukraine tank deal?
As China fills gaps in Thailand’s military arsenal, it would be nice to know who requisitioned the dud bomb detectors, the airship and those other tanks
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:48:00
Russian writer sparks war of words by joining Ukraine rebels
One of Russia's best known novelists, Zakhar Prilepin, has sparked a bitter row among top writers by revealing he is now fighting with pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 17:55:11
Bunyawi Advances in Pune ITF.
Teenage rising star Bunyawi Thamchaiwat fought back from the first set deficit to upset seventh seed Valeriya Strakhova of Ukraine 3-6 6-3 6-2 in the first round of the US$25,000 ITF Women’s Circuit in Pune on Monday.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 01:00:00
Russia vetoed MH17 tribunal, so ICC is next step
Last week’s report of the Dutch-led international team of investigators, which concludes that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down by a Buk missile brought from Russia to Ukraine, should bolster efforts to bring the culprits to justice.
Sun, 02 Oct 2016 08:51:00
Australia says MH17 missile suspects might be confirmed by year-end
SYDNEY - Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Sunday the names of those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 might be confirmed by the end of the year.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:34:00
MH17 downed from pro-Russia rebel held territory : report
Nieuwegein, Netherlands - International prosecutors investigating the downing of a Malaysian airliner two years ago have concluded it was shot down by a Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, victims' family members said