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 NEWS OF THE DAY 
Gas Price Offered By Russia To Belarus Higher Than For Germany
17:30, 01/09/2006


 POLITICS 

Belarusian Foreign Ministry Denied Accreditation to Gazeta Wyborcza Journalist
18:12, 01/09/2006

The Foreign Minisrty of Belarus denied accreditation to a journalist of a Polish newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza Waclaw Radziwinowicz. As the Charter97 press center was informed by Waclaw Radziwinowicz himself, the Belarusian Embassy in Warsaw told him that he is a prejudiced journalist, and because of that he would not be allowed to work in Belarus.

Court Freed From Charges Protester In Babrujsk
17:56, 01/09/2006

The court of Leninski district of Babrujsk declared an activist of the Belarusian Popular Front Party Maxim Bujnitski not guilty. Yesterday the activist was detained in front of the city executive committee during a protest. As we have informed, the deputy of the city council Ales Chyhir chained himself to a lamppost, protesting against firing him from work for oppositional activities.

Belarusian TV Shoots Film about Milinkevich
17:02, 01/09/2006

As the press service of the leader of the united democratic forces of Belarus has found out, a filming crew of the state TV channel has visited Bershty, Shchuchyn region, a native village of Alyaksandr Milinkevich.

Lyceum Students Mark Knowledge Day Near Court Building (Photo)
16:08, 01/09/2006

On September 1 students and their teachers of the National State Humanities Lyceum Yakub Kolas, closed by the regime in spring of 2003, marked the beginning of the new school year in front of their former building in Kirov Street, 21 in Minsk.

Execution of Belarusian Language in the center of Minsk (Photo)
15:04, 01/09/2006

Activists of youth organizations have put up a construction reminding gallows in the center of Minsk, on Yakub Kolas Square. One of the activists, with clothes of an executioner, put a huge textbook on it. It is written Belarusian language on one side of it, and Belarusian history, 10th form on the other. In this way Belarusian young people react to the new rules of teaching Belarusian history in Russian for schoolchildren. Policemen arrived to the square when participanst of the flash-mob left, leaving all stage-property to policemen.

We Will Study In Belarusian!
14:47, 01/09/2006

Last year Belarusian-language schools made only 15 per cent of all schools of general education in Belarus. Except that the issue of cancelling studies of Belarusian language in universities was discussed. And in August this year it was announced that the history of Belarus would be taught in Russian. On September 1, on the Day of Knowledge, a youth project We will study in Belarusian! was launched.

Schoolchildren Received Belarusian History Textbooks In Russian!
14:01, 01/09/2006

The news that the history of Belarus has been translated into Russian emerged in the beginning of August. But then Education Minisrty stated that the subject would be taught in Russian for those who would express such wish. But in many schools of Minsk Russian textbooks have been received by all pupils of Russian-language schools.

Gallows Put Up on Yakub Kolas Square
13:13, 01/09/2006

Activists of youth organizations have put up a construction reminding gallows in the center of Minsk, on Yakub Kolas Square. One of the activists, with clothes of an executioner, put a huge textbook on it. It is written Belarusian language on one side of it, and Belarusian history, 10th form on the other. In this way Belarusian young people react to the new rules of teaching Belarusian history in Russian for schoolchildren.

Pictures of Rally in Babrujsk
13:00, 01/09/2006, photo by ByMedia.net

Journalists managed to keep a few pictures from the rally held in Babrujsk yesterday, when a deputy of the city council Ales Chyhir chained himself to a lamppost, protesting against firing him from work. Yesterday 9 journalists were detained together with him. Policemen erased almost pictures of the protest.

Deputy Chyhir Released
12:55, 01/09/2006

A deputy of Babrujsk city council Ales Chyhir was released yesterday from a police department without a report being drawn up against him. It is connected to the fact that the city prosecutor refused to issue a sanction for an administrative arrest of Chyhir, as he is a deputy of the city council. However, today the trial over another participant of yesterdays protests, an activist of the Young Front Maxim Bujnitski.

Trial Over Ivaniukovich Adjourned Sine Die
12:29, 01/09/2006

The trial over young activists from Belarus Syarhei Ivaniukovich in the court of Basmanny district of Moscow has been adjourned side die. As the European Rdio was informed by a lawyer Stanislav Mrkelov, the reason for postponing the court session is the same the translator from Belarusian to Russian had not been found.

Radio 101.2 Was Liquidated on September 1
11:49, 01/09/2006

The first and the only uncensored radio station in Belarus had been existing for one year, one month and 10 days, from July 21, 1995 to August 31, 1996. The news about its closure was unexpected; it arrived only a day before. No phone calls or official letters preceded, Radio Svaboda informs. A fax was received telling that since September 1 the work of the wave 101.2 in FM-range would be suspended for some time for technical reasons. The transmitter in the center of Minsk, in Kamunistychnaya Street, was allegedly interfering with governments communications. And broadcasting would be renewed when a new transmitterwould be constructed in another place.

 HIGHLIGHTS 
Andrei Sannikov: Energy cooperation of Belarus with Europe broken down due to repressions against opposition • 14:59, 25/09/2007
President of PACE: Dialog with Belarus is impossible without discharge of political prisoners • 12:32, 25/09/2007
Authorities responsible for arrests on European Marchs Eve • 17:56, 24/09/2007
Festival in Lutsk: Belarusians having right to freedom (Photo) • 11:48, 24/09/2007
Natallia Pyatkevichs reply to opposition? • 18:11, 21/09/2007
Aliaksandr Milinkevich invited European Leaders to the European March • 15:35, 21/09/2007
First steps must be taken by Belarusian authorities • 12:09, 21/09/2007
Official Minsk against Nuclear Weapons • 19:08, 20/09/2007
Georgia supporting Belarus in its battle with Russia • 13:58, 20/09/2007
Well-known public figures of Belarus insisting on dialogue • 19:15, 19/09/2007
 NEWS OF THE DAY 
Poland Opens Door To Workers From Neighbor States
13:24, 01/09/2006


 ECONOMICS AND SOCIUM 

 HIGHLIGHTS 
Foodstuffs to be removed from markets, arent they • 18:28, 30/07/2007
Students to be taught to love their home country • 16:14, 25/07/2007
Basowiszcza-2007 • 14:00, 19/07/2007
Radioactive brick detained on the border • 17:37, 18/07/2007
Poland to join Schengen zone on January 1, 2008 • 16:59, 11/07/2007
Goods confiscated from entrepreneurs • 12:34, 04/07/2007
Sanitary authorities in Minsk suggest removing retail kiosks • 16:31, 19/06/2007
British embassy announces a change in visa application process • 15:38, 19/06/2007
Kidnapped Belarusian woman freed in Nigeria • 13:40, 17/05/2007
Belarusian entry makes Eurovision final • 15:29, 11/05/2007
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