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FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, figure skater Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, reacts as his score is posted following his performance in the men's short program figure skating, in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.
2019-01-17, EurasiaNet
A court in Kazakhstan has sentenced two killers of Olympic bronze medal-winning ice skater Denis Ten to 18 years in prison following a closely watched trial. The judge at...
Community news: Holidays in January of 2018 in Russia (dates of holidays in January) ❤️ Click here: Russian christmas day date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Pies were indispensable dishes for Christmas, as...
A Bit of News: Rumors that Russia planned to invest in bitcoin were a bit far fetched, as CCN reported. | Source: Shutterstock Russia is not planning to buy $10 billion in bitcoin this quarter, according to an official with the Russian State Duma. Elina Sidorenko, chair of...
Public Technologies: 1stquarter of 2018/2019 A good 1stquarter driven by dynamic Ski Area sales Paris, January 17, 2019-Compagnie des Alpes reports consolidated sales for the first quarter of financial year 2018/2019 totaling€126.8 M, an increase of +7.3% on a restated basis...
The Independent: Saturn's rings are relatively new, a Nasa spacecraft has found after plunging into the planet. The world once exised without those famous rings and acquired them perhaps as recently as 10 million years ago, data from the Cassini spacecraft has shown. The...
The Daily Tribune: Matthew Wright may have gotten his first major award in the Philippine Basketball Association, but the joy died down right away after he was left out of Team Pilipinas that will see action in the sixth window of the FIBAWorld CupAsian Qualifier. Whenever my...
APO: Download logo The Conference on Disarmament, the world's single multilateral forum for disarmament negotiations, will hold the first public plenary of its 2019 session on Monday, 21 January at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The session will open under the...
The New York Review of Books: In a courtroom in Zharkent, Kazakhstan, in July 2018, a former kindergarten principal named Sayragul Sauytbay calmly described what Chinese officials...
Offshore Magazine: Lukoil and JSC NC KazMunayGas have signed agreements on cooperation and financing for the Zhenis project in the southern Kazakh sector of the Caspian Sea. ......
Radio Free Europe: ALMATY, Kazakhstan -- A Kazakh court has convicted two men of murder in the killing of figure skater Denis Ten and sentenced them to 18 years in prison. The court in Almaty issued the rulings against...
Radio Free Europe: A helicopter has crashed in Kazakhstan's largest city, Almaty, killing a pilot, officials say. The Eurocopter...
Voa News: Kazakhstan sentenced two men accused of killing celebrated Olympic figure skater Denis Ten to 18 years in a penal colony Thursday but his family was unhappy, claiming his murder was ordered and there were "other figures involved." Last July's murder of...
Public Technologies: The world is facing multiple health challenges. These range from outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases like measles and diphtheria, increasing reports of drug-resistant pathogens, growing rates of obesity and physical inactivity to the health impacts of...
Yahoo Daily News: Bengaluru, Jan 17 (IANS) India will train 45 countries in nano-satellite making through a new capacity building programme, a top space official said on Thursday. The programme named Unispace Nanosatellite Assembly and Training by ISRO (UNNATI) was flagged off...
Reuters: Two men were jailed for 18 years in Kazakhstan on Thursday for the murder of Denis Ten, the country's first Olympic figure skating medalist, a court spokesman said. ......