News on 15.05.2012
16:52, — Culture
The creators of the film “In The Fog” would like to walk along the red carpet to the song “My Hunter” from “People’s Album”.
16:51, — Politics
A delegation of NATO officials began a three-day visit to Belarus on May 14.
16:22, — Politics
Belarusian dictator relies on the protection of the Collective Security Treaty Organization to "call in the information sphere."
16:15, — Economics
It would be a crime against the people
15:58, — Politics
The authorities do not permit the United Civil Party (UCP) to hold over 70 pickets “For honest elections without Lukashenka” on May 15.
15:06, The Washington Times — Politics
The Washington Times has published caricatures - pictures from the satirical cartoons about the Belarusian dictator.
14:36, — Politics
On May 15, activists of Zmena organization held an action of solidarity with Andrei Dzmitryeu and Mikhail Pashkevich, who are serving a 10-day term in custody.
14:10, — Politics
Three members of an opposition youth organization called Malady Front were sentenced Tuesday to jail terms following their arrest in Minsk the previous day, said the Vyasna human rights group.
14:03, — society
"Aeroflot - Russian Airlines" is not considering the purchase of the Belarusian national carrier "Belavia".
14:02, — Politics
All counts in the case of funding Lukashenka's Alpine vacation were heard at trial in Vienna.
13:25, — Economics
The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) sees no "fundamental grounds" for sharply lowering its base refinance rate, NBB Deputy Chairperson Syarhey Dubkow told reporters in Minsk on May 15, BelaPAN said.
13:08, — Politics
Anatol Lyabedzka paid 350,000 of fine on the judgement of the court of Orsha, but he is still considered a debtor.
12:22, — Politics
Banknotes with value from Br 20,000 to 100,000 and mock lottery tickets are found on the tree instead of leaves.
12:18, — Politics
Sports fans were protesting against holding the 2014 Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk during a match Belarus-France.
12:14, — Politics
A judge of Minsk’s Tsentralny District Court has rejected a suit filed by opposition politician Anatol Lyabedzka against the Committee for State Security (KGB), which he says refuses to give back stuff seized from him after the December 19, 2010 post-election protest.
12:08, — Politics
A former minister of internal affairs has been diagnosed with oncological disease, with the disease stage far from being early.
11:47, Maryna Koktysh, “Narodnaya Volya” — Politics
A former political prisoner Zmitser Bandarenka has given a big interview to “Narodnaya Volya”
11:39, — Politics
Ivan Urgant, the host of “Vecherny Urgant” programme on the Russian Channel One, joked about Lukashneka.
11:05, — Politics
On May 12 customs officers at Minsk-2 airport carried out a 4-hour examination of a Danish journalist Jens Nilsen.
10:54, — Politics
The mother and sister of executed Uladzislau Kavalyou have arrived in Warsaw.
10:18, — Economics
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its outlook on Belarusian National Reinsurance Organization (Belarus Re) to stable from negative.
10:15, — Politics
Ilham Aliyev is to visit Belarus in the third quarter of this year.
9:41, — Politics
Bundestag deputy Manuel Sarazin supported the campaign for the 2014 World Cup removal from Minsk.
9:40, — Politics
The Kazakhstani President’s visit to Belarus resulted in an alliance between Kasakhstan and Belarus that doesn’t include Russia.
9:27, — Politics
Are there any signs that the political prisoners who have been released will be rehabilitated? What are their biggest concerns?
9:13, — Politics
Vitebsk police continue to look for a person who raised a national white-red-white flag above a hall of residence at the medical university on May 4.