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Renowned poet Nil Hilevich dies aged 84. Memorial service is to take place on April 1
Renowned poet Nil Hilevich dies aged 84. Memorial service is to take place on April 1
The People's Poet Nil Hilevich has died aged 84 on March 29. His body will lie in state at the Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral in Minsk before he will be laid to rest at the Kalvaryyskiya cemetery.  31.03.2016 | 10:53
The genius of the Belarusian thinking (photos)
The genius of the Belarusian thinking (photos)
Minsk hosted the discussion on Ihnat Abdziralavich from the series of public lectures.  31.03.2016 | 08:00
Lukashenka’s electoral rating fell to 27.3%
Lukashenka’s electoral rating fell to 27.3%
These are the results of the March survey conducted by the Independent Institute of Socio-Economic and Political Studies, in which 1508 people took place.  30.03.2016 | 10:40
Death sentence to Ivan Kulesh has been upheld
Death sentence to Ivan Kulesh has been upheld
On March 28 the Supreme Court’s Criminal Board has turned down the appeal and left the verdict of the Hrodna Regional Court in place. Kulesh was told about his right to seek pardon from the President.  30.03.2016 | 09:25
A monument to Belarusians who died for Ukraine was opened in Kyiv
A monument to Belarusians who died for Ukraine was opened in Kyiv
A cross with the inscriptions “Glory to Ukraine!” and “Long live Belarus!” is located in the street named after our country.  29.03.2016 | 11:12
EU Delegation to Belarus, Honorary Consulate of Belgium in Belarus open a book of condolence
EU Delegation to Belarus, Honorary Consulate of Belgium in Belarus open a book of condolence
The information about it appeared at the official webpage of the Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Belarus.  26.03.2016 | 10:13
Central district court of Minsk punishes participants of entrepreneurs protests with fines
Central district court of Minsk punishes participants of entrepreneurs protests with fines
Judge Mikhail Khoma didn’t put the activist Leanid Kulakou behind bars, but fined him 10.5 mln due to “the participation in a peaceful demonstration”.  25.03.2016 | 09:28
Sviatlana Alexievich: Nadzeya Savchenko’s sentence speaks for agony of the Putin
Sviatlana Alexievich: Nadzeya Savchenko’s sentence speaks for agony of the Putin's regime
Nobel Prize Winner Sviatlana Alexievich believes that the verdict to the Ukrainian pilot Nadzeya Savchenko, who is sentenced to 22 years of imprisonment, is mad.  24.03.2016 | 08:24
Statement of the Belarusan National Platform of the EaP CSF on the terrorist attack in Brussels
Statement of the Belarusan National Platform of the EaP CSF on the terrorist attack in Brussels
The Belarusan National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum issued a statement on the terrorist attack in Brussels.  23.03.2016 | 18:00
Belarus tightens border control after Brussels terrorist attacks
Belarus tightens border control after Brussels terrorist attacks
This measure is introduced in the wake of terrorist attacks in Brussels. Belarus Foreign Ministry recommended Belarusians avoid public places and not use public transport while in Brussels.  23.03.2016 | 10:39
Will vyshyvanka help folk culture? (Photos)
Will vyshyvanka help folk culture? (Photos)
Modern Belarusians gathered in Viazynka for the calling of spring in accordance with the traditions of our ancestors.  23.03.2016 | 08:17
Yury Chyzh is charged with felony tax evasion
Yury Chyzh is charged with felony tax evasion
The KGB found the first evidence of the Belarusian tycoon’s guilt on March 11 – on the day of Chyzh’s arrest.  22.03.2016 | 09:54
Ulad Vialichka: Relaunch of Belarus-EU dialogue is taking place without civil society participation
Ulad Vialichka: Relaunch of Belarus-EU dialogue is taking place without civil society participation
Belarus, i.e. Belarusian authorities and to some extent – the civil society has all leverages for relaunching Belarus-EU relations.  22.03.2016 | 08:42
Belsat tries to get official accreditation in Belarus
Belsat tries to get official accreditation in Belarus
The TV channel has filed a required set of documents to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 21.  22.03.2016 | 08:16
Anatoly Shumchanka: Stop crying; it’s time to act
Anatoly Shumchanka: Stop crying; it’s time to act
The results of negotiations with the government cannot fully meet the demands that entrepreneurs are making today.  21.03.2016 | 07:59
Freedom of conscience and law: limitations compel to ignoring
Freedom of conscience and law: limitations compel to ignoring
The Centre for European Transformation completed a study of how believers percept the Belarusian legislation in the field of freedom of thought, conscience, and religion.  18.03.2016 | 08:30
A moratorium on death penalty is unlikely to be introduced since Lukashenka doesn’t want it
A moratorium on death penalty is unlikely to be introduced since Lukashenka doesn’t want it
Belarus President appears to be ready to discuss the moratorium; however without any obligations. Minsk counts on further normalization of relations with EU without making significant concessions.  17.03.2016 | 11:20
Uladzimir Matskevich: Total lying has become court practice, which poses threat to every citizen
Uladzimir Matskevich: Total lying has become court practice, which poses threat to every citizen
Uladzimir Matskevich: Total lying has become court practice, which poses threat to every citizen  17.03.2016 | 10:13
Belarus takes part in the 60th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women
Belarus takes part in the 60th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women
The delegation of Belarus is headed by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Alena Kupchyna.  16.03.2016 | 10:43
Tatsiana Sshytsova: “A boy named Kolya” is a symbol of political appropriation of the future
Tatsiana Sshytsova: “A boy named Kolya” is a symbol of political appropriation of the future
What one should do if the future is occupied?  16.03.2016 | 09:05
Uladzimir Matskevich: Belarus will have to go through the period of publicity
Uladzimir Matskevich: Belarus will have to go through the period of publicity
Signs of publicity are already looming on the horizon, but the decisiveness of the regime for changes is not visible yet.  15.03.2016 | 08:39
Why the Greek Catholic Church remains weak in Belarus?
Why the Greek Catholic Church remains weak in Belarus?
Until now, the significance of the Greek Catholic Church has remained small, although numbers of the faithful, priests and places of worship is gradually increasing, writes Ryhor Astapenia.  14.03.2016 | 09:59
Can we blame it on the state or where one can find time off for the future?
Can we blame it on the state or where one can find time off for the future?
On March 11 the conference “Imagining Belarus” opened in Minsk.  14.03.2016 | 08:10
Opinion: Gender (in)equality in Belarus could be changed in women’s favour due to economic crisis
Opinion: Gender (in)equality in Belarus could be changed in women’s favour due to economic crisis
Harmful gender stereotypes enforced through education system, limits imposed by the state, and low quotas for girls upheld by the traditionally ‘male’ universities add to gender inequality in Belarus.  12.03.2016 | 10:25
Have EU sanctions impeded the death penalty moratorium?
Have EU sanctions impeded the death penalty moratorium?
Such opinion was voiced by Nikolai Samoseiko, the former judge, the chairman of the working group on death penalty of the House of Representatives.  12.03.2016 | 09:12
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