News on 10.10.2013
15:18 Ihar Pastnou: “Psychiatry is a very sharp weapon of the State” 30
A doctor from Vitsebsk, who was for more than a month subjected to compulsory psychiatric treatment and then was discharged to outpatient treatment, went to work a few days ago.
15:07 Lithuanian foreign minister to meet with Lukashenka? 11
A meeting between Linas Linkevičius and the Belarusian dictator may take place in October.
12:53 Students ordered to bring 1 kg of potatoes 126
A new idea by the Homel city authorities affects both secondary and vocational schools.
12:43 TV presenter Yury Lednik dies
He was 38 years old.
12:37 Total control over printed products 97
Making paper copies will be classified as “printing activity” under a new law.
11:37 Russia in no hurry to initiate criminal proceedings against Baumgertner 9
An issue on initiating criminal proceedings against Uralkali CEO hasn't been solved yet.
9:40 Three Belarusian political prisoners shortlisted for Sakharov Prize 8
The European Parliament is expected to announce the winner today.
8:51 Andrzej Paczobut: “Don’t negotiate with hostage takers” 29
The Lukashenka regime has only one way – towards its collapse, the famous journalist believes.
8:00 No money: Government cuts budget expenditures 93
The Belarusian authorities will cut budget expenditures due to lack of money.
7:40 World Day against the Death Penalty marked today 20
The 11th World Day against the Death Penalty is marked on October 10, 2013.
7:34 Dinamo Mn lose in OT to Medvescak Zagreb 11
Going up 2-0 in the first period, Dinamo Minsk allowed visiting Medvescak Zagreb to rally to a 3-2 overtime win at Minsk Arena on 9 October. It is the second time the Bisons fall in the overtime this season.
7:29 Opposition activist to picket Kapsch office 8
A picket will be held today, though the Minsk city executive committee refused to permit it.