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 2021-03-04 09:15 

Zero Hedge

Kremlin Says Musk's Clubhouse Invite Was A "Misunderstanding"...

Kremlin Says Musk's Clubhouse Invite Was A "Misunderstanding" The Kremlin has said that what appeared to be an invitation from Elon Musk to President Putin to speak on the popular Clubhouse app was a "misunderstanding". Elon Musk didn&...

 2021-03-04 08:59 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

AK: Small Lne-Viru County town third-worst COVID-19-affected district...

One of the highest rates of coronavirus infections is found in Viru-Nigula municipality, Lne-Viru County, ETV news show "Aktuaalne kaamera" (AK) reported Wednesday night. The municipality, population 336, has a rate of infection twice that of the ...

 2021-03-04 08:55 

Ukrinform News

Ukraine remains committed to implementing Normandy format agreements - Kravchuk...

Ukraine remains committed to continuing to implement the agreements reached in the Normandy format and on the Minsk platform, the head of the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group, Leonid Kravchuk, has said. — Ukrinform....

 2021-03-04 08:46 

Sputnik International

Kuwaiti Emir, 83, Flies to US for Medical Checkup, Reports Suggest...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The 83-year-old Emir of Kuwait, Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, is heading to the United States for a regular medical test, the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reports....

 2021-03-04 08:45 

Ukrinform News

Kuleba names top five achievements of Ukrainian diplomacy for year...

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has named the five major achievements of Ukrainian diplomacy over the past year. — Ukrinform....

 2021-03-04 08:44 

Ukrinform News

Share of cashless payments in Ukraine rose by 25% in 2020 - NBU...

In 2020, the share of cashless payments using payment cards in Ukraine rose by 25% from 2019, the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has reported. — Ukrinform....

 2021-03-04 08:39 

Interfax-Ukraine

Fedorov against mandatory registration of mobile subscribers...

Vice Prime Minister - Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov is against the introduction of mandatory registration of mobile subscribers in Ukraine....

 2021-03-04 08:37 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Health Board: 1,420 new cases of coronavirus diagnosed...

1,420 new coronavirus cases have been found of a total 6,969 tests taken - a rate of 20.4 percent - in Estonia over the past 24 hours, the Health Board announced. Eight deaths were also registered....

 2021-03-04 08:35 

SeeNews.com

Romania's retail sales down 2.8% y/y in Jan...

BUCHAREST (Romania), March 4 (SeeNews) - Romania's retail sales fell by 2.8% year-on-year in January 2021, after growing by 4.2% the month before, seas...

 2021-03-04 08:32 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonian woman protests arrest in Finland over coronavirus non-compliance...

An Estonian woman resident in Finland was arrested at the weekend after refusing to take a coronavirus test, daily Postimees reports. The woman, who is being detained in a hospital under supervision and who posted a video online of her arrest, owns a yoga...

 2021-03-04 08:31 

The Moscow Times

Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News | March 4...

Deaths approach 90,000. Mass vaccination....

 2021-03-04 08:30 

Zero Hedge

Biden's Quest For Middle-East Domination...

Biden's Quest For Middle-East Domination Submitted by SouthFront.org , The new leadership of the United States is attempting to position itself as the strongman in the Middle East. Or at least make it appear so. Following the Biden Administration'...

 2021-03-04 08:28 

Interfax-Ukraine

Slovak Foreign Minister apologizes to Ukraine for 'inappropriate statements' of Prime Minister...

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovakia Ivan Korcok apologized to Ukraine for the statements of Prime Minister of Slovakia Igor Matovic about the promise of "Transcarpathian Ukraine" in exchange for a vaccine from Russia....

 2021-03-04 08:27 

Interfax-Ukraine

Poroshenko demands Zelensky return state guards to Defense Ministry's Main Intelligence Directorate ex-head Burba, who testified in 'Wagner members' case...

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky should immediately return state guards to former head of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Defense Ministry of Vasyl Burba, who testified about the failure of the operation to capture Russian terrorists by Wa...

 2021-03-04 08:26 

RT.com

Russia considers cutting government borrowing as oil prices rally...

Russia could end up borrowing US$6.8 billion (500 billion Russian rubles) less than planned this year as rising oil prices help its key oil revenues to rise....

 2021-03-04 08:25 

Interfax-Ukraine

Zelensky: independent energy system, cheap energy is main goal of Ukraine...

An independent energy system, cheap energy is the main goal that Ukraine is striving for, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said during a meeting devoted to the development of infrastructure and the energy sector on Wednesday....

 2021-03-04 08:25 

KyivPost.com

10:19 am COVID-19 in Ukraine: 10,057 new cases, 194 new deaths, 9,568 total vaccinations...

Ukraine has registered 10,057 new cases of COVID-19 as of 9 a.m. on March 4, bringing the total number of cases in the country since the start of the pandemic to nearly 1.4 million. In the past 24 hours, 4,837 COVID-19 patients have recovered and 194 have...

 2021-03-04 08:23 

TASS

FSB foils terror attack on power facility in Kaliningrad Region...

The motivation for the attack having been plotted was hatred for incumbent authorities, the Federal Security Service told TASS...

 2021-03-04 08:21 

Ukrinform News

Biden extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine...

The President of the United States has ordered to continue the national emergency in connection with the Russian aggression against Ukraine for another year. — Ukrinform....

 2021-03-04 08:19 

Interfax-Ukraine

Authorities of so-called 'DPR' plan to change rules of entry into Russia-occupied territory...

In the near future, the occupation administration in the temporarily occupied territories (TOT) of Donetsk region plans to adopt the so-called 'law' On some issues of crossing of actual disengagement line of the power structures and law enforcemen...

 2021-03-04 08:18 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Five more schools likely to close for good, says ministry...

This year reorganization is planned of at least 11 schools, while five more schools will be closed permanently, according to the information available on the website of the Ministry of Education and Science....

 2021-03-04 08:17 

Interfax-Ukraine

Gender Roles and Stereotypes...

On Thursday, March 4, at 11.00, the press center of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency will host a press conference entitled "Gender Roles and Stereotypes," where the results of an all-Ukrainian sociological survey and the dynamics of changes in att...

 2021-03-04 08:13 

TASS

Russia's daily COVID-19 case tally exceeds 11,300...

In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.27%...

 2021-03-04 08:11 

Sputnik International

Russian FSB Prevented Terror Attack Driven by 'Hatred to Government' in Kaliningrad Region...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A Russian citizen was detained in the Kaliningrad Region for preparing to stage a terrorist attack at a local energy facility, he was driven by "hatred to the authorities in power," the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) sai...

 2021-03-04 08:10 

AK&M

EVRAZ ZSMK to invest RUB 440mn in modernization of rail inspection line equipment...

EVRAZ ZSMK will invest RUB 440 million in the modernization of non-destructive inspection equipment for 25-meter and 100-meter rails. , . , - ; ; ....

 2021-03-04 08:10 

AK&M

Arkhbum takes delivery of batch of flat wagons for timber products...

PJSC Research and production corporation United Wagon Company has supplied Arkhbum LLC with a new batch of 40 foot flat wagons for timber transportation purposes. , . , - ; ; ....

 2021-03-04 08:10 

AK&M

RusHydro's IFRS profit for 2020 increased to RUB 46.6 billion...

IFRS profit of RusHydro for 2020 increased to RUB 46.6 billion from RUB 643 million a year earlier. , . , - ; ; ....

 2021-03-04 08:09 

AK&M

Raiffeisenbank, Gazpromneft-Aero, Smartavia to refuel airliners using blockchain solution...

Raiffeisenbank, Gazpromneft-Aero and Smartavia have pioneered the automation of aircraft refueling processes with blockchain-based settlements. , . , - ; ; ....

 2021-03-04 08:01 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Former health minister: Government has no clear plan to tackle coronavirus...

Neither the previous nor current government have had plans for how to manage the coronavirus crisis, opposition Social Democrat and former Minister for Health and Labor Riina Sikkut said on Wednesday....

 2021-03-04 08:00 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Latvia expects shortage of vaccines to continue for a month...

In Latvia, an 'acute shortage' of vaccines against Covid-19 is expected to last throughout March, Eva Juhvia, head of the Vaccination Project Bureau, told Latvian Television March 4....

 2021-03-04 07:59 

Ukrinform News

Shmyhal: Resuming work of Agrarian Policy Ministry among government's priorities...

The full resumption of work of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine in 2021 is among government's priorities, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has said. — Ukrinform....

 2021-03-04 07:56 

Ukrinform News

SkyUp Airlines resumes Kherson-Sharm El Sheikh flight...

Ukraine's SkyUp Airlines has resumed flights between Kherson city and the Egyptian resort of Sharm El Sheikh, the press service of Kherson International Airport reports. — Ukrinform....

 2021-03-04 07:55 

Sputnik International

Meghan Markle Slams Buckingham Palace for 'Perpetuating Falsehoods' in Oprah Winfrey Sit-Down...

Earlier, teaser clips of the much-anticipated Oprah Winfrey TV special to air Sunday, 7 March, featuring the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, were released to the public, ahead of the full interview where the royal couple are to dwell on their move to the Unit...

 2021-03-04 07:55 

Interfax-Ukraine

Biden extends Ukraine-related sanctions against Russia for one year...

U.S. President Joe Biden has extended by one year the effect of sanctions imposed against Russia in light of the situation in Ukraine, according to a document published in the U.S. Federal Register on Wednesday....

 2021-03-04 07:54 

Softpedia

Guilty Gear: Strive Launch Pushed Back by Two Months...

Arc System Works announced this week that it has decided to push back the launch of Guilty Gear: Strive by two months. The game that was originally planned to come out on April 9 will now be available for PC, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5 on June 11, t...

 2021-03-04 07:52 

Interfax-Ukraine

In first week of vaccination, 9,568 people receive vaccinations against coronavirus in Ukraine...

During the past day, March 3, some 2,680 people were vaccinated against coronavirus in Ukraine....

 2021-03-04 07:49 

Help Net Security

Okta acquires Auth0 for $6.5 billion...

Okta announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Auth0 in a stock transaction valued at approximately $6.5 billion. Together, Okta and Auth0 address a broad set of identity use cases and the acquisition will accelerate the companies...

 2021-03-04 07:48 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Euthanasia legalization discussed in Saeima...

Should a person who is incurably ill and suffering pain be allowed to die of free will? Discussions on euthanasia have moved to the Saeima, and there is a lack of consensus among Members, Latvian Television reported March 3....

 2021-03-04 07:48 

SeeNews.com

Regulator asks Bulgarian Receivables Fund SPE to fix bond listing prospectus...

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 4 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's Financial Supervision Commission (FSC) said that it has asked debt securitisation company Bulgarian Re...

 2021-03-04 07:47 

Ukrinform News

Nothing prevents U.S. from designating Ukraine as major non-NATO ally - Taylor...

The United States cannot independently approve a decision on Ukraine's integration into NATO, but nothing prevents it from granting the country the status of a major non-NATO ally, former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor has said. — Ukr...

 2021-03-04 07:45 

Zero Hedge

Afghanistan: The U.S. Wasted Billions On Buildings & Vehicles...

Afghanistan: The U.S. Wasted Billions On Buildings & Vehicles A report released by The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (known as SIGAR) has found that the United States wasted billions of dollars on capital assets such as building...

 2021-03-04 07:40 

Radio Prague

Czech Made: The soft contact lens...

The idea to correct or enhance human vision with a device inserted into the eye is very old. It can be traced back to Leonardo da Vinci's writings in the early 16th century. The end of the 19th century saw the very first glass lenses and in the 1940s,...

 2021-03-04 07:35 

Interfax-Ukraine

Strengthening of EU, US sanctions against Russia necessary to reduce aggravation in Donbas - Kravchuk...

Head of the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group on settlement of the conflict in Donbas says that a decrease in the level of escalation on the disengagement line between Ukraine and ORDLO will directly depend on the strengthening of US an...

 2021-03-04 07:34 

Sputnik International

Paintings by Picasso, Warhol and Chagall Seized in Swedish Raid on Suspected Drug Smuggler...

The raid was predated by two years' surveillance by the Swedish Police National Operational Department (NOA) together with the Spanish Police, of a criminal network suspected of smuggling large amounts of drugs from Spain to Sweden....

 2021-03-04 07:33 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Economist: Coronavirus crisis has slowed Estonia's wage growth...

Wage growth in Estonia is much slower than it was before the crisis as labor shortages are notably smaller than they were in previous years, Bank of Estonia (Eesti Pank) economist Orsolya Soosaar has said, commenting on recently published average wage dat...

 2021-03-04 07:31 

Sputnik International

Indian Election Commission's Request to Remove Modi Posters From Filling Stations Stirs Controversy...

Legislative Assembly polls are right around the corner for the states of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Assam and the Union Territory of Puducherry. While politicians from different parties are touring the poll-bound areas to woo voters, the pre-vote te...

 2021-03-04 07:30 

Sputnik International

Indian Actor Fahadh Faasil Falls from a 'Rooftop' on 'Malayankunju' Film Set...

38-year-old Indian actor Fahadh Faasil made it big in the Malayalam film industry and has garnered accolades for his performance in films including 'Chaappa Kurishu', '22 Female Kottayam', 'Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum' and 'Nj...

 2021-03-04 07:28 

Sputnik International

West Has Launched Large-Scale Campaign to Support Russia's Non-Systemic Opposition, Russian MFA Says...

On Thursday, the US and the EU imposed sanctions on several Russian government officials and entities over the jailing and alleged poisoning of vlogger Alexei Navalny. The US imposition of sanctions came after the EU's blacklisting of several entities...

 2021-03-04 07:27 

TASS

Mir-19 COVID-19 vaccine passes first stage of preclinical trials...
 2021-03-04 07:27 

Radio Prague

Education: PM Babi suggests issuing official diploma for high school grads...

Prime Minister Andrej Babi wants a so-called official diploma for this year's high school graduates, who due to anti-coronavirus measures have mainly had distance-learning instruction. He suggests they would not have to pass the classic school-leaving...

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