Archive for August, 2014

  • Klitschko vs Pulev title bout postponed – reports
    August 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The fight between Bulgarian challenger Koubrat Pulev and Ukrainian defending heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko for the IBF title has been postponed by about two months, but the exact date of […]

  • Ukraine says Russian convoy has entered south-east
    August 25, 2014, by VOANews

    A top Ukrainian official said Monday Russian tanks and armoured vehicles have crossed into south-eastern Ukraine. A spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security Council, Andriy Lysenko, said the column of 10 […]

  • Meeting in Minsk may hinge on Putin
    August 25, 2014, by VOANews

    The Presidents of Russia and Ukraine are expected to meet face-to-face Tuesday in Minsk, along with European leaders, for talks on the situation in Ukraine. The much-welcomed dialogue could help […]

  • Italy rescues 3500 migrants, finds 18 bodies at sea
    August 24, 2014, by VOANews

    Italian authorities say they have rescued 3,500 migrants and found at least 18 bodies in the Mediterranean Sea since Friday. The number of migrants attempting to reach Italy from Libya […]

  • EU commissioner: Privacy and free media need to be balanced
    August 24, 2014, by The Prague Post

    EU Justice Commissioner Martine Reicherts made a speech in protest against companies placing a “spanner in the works” over the “right to be forgotten” rule, where the European Court of […]

  • Ryanair in talks to take over Cyprus airways
    August 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Low-cost airline Ryanair holds talks with the Cyprus government about a possible takeover struggling financially Cyprus Airways, which is under scrutiny by the European Commission. It was announced on August […]