Archive for December 12th, 2013

  • Lawyer: Pussy Riot could be free by New Year’s Day
    December 12, 2013, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    The jailed members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot may soon be free. The judicial collegium for criminal cases of the Russian Federation Supreme Court gave an opinion that the […]

  • Mag­yar Golden Dawn a dark day for Jewry
    December 12, 2013, by The Budapest Times

    Radical-right parliamentary party Jobbik has competition. Former Jobbik representative András Kisgergely has founded a party called Hungarian Dawn, modelled on the Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn. Kisgergely and his companions […]

  • Amazon development in Czech Republic ‘set to go ahead’
    December 12, 2013, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    A vote by residents of the village of Dobrovíz near Prague against having an Amazon warehouse is unlikely to prevent the project being built, the scheme’s developer has said. Only […]

  • US, EU condemn crackdown on Ukraine protesters
    December 12, 2013, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

    “Go to Russia, Go to Russia,” chanted protesters as three buses loaded with Ukrainian riot police slowly retreated from their unsuccessful attack on pro-European protesters occupying Kyiv’s City Hall. Riot […]

  • What’s On: First Sofia Literary Festival 2013
    December 12, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The first Sofia International Literary Festival is on until December 15 2013 in the marble foyer of the National Palace of Culture, NDK, in the Bulgarian capital city. The festival’s […]