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Thursday, August 18, 2022



UN can facilitate IAEA power plant visit, but Russia puts conditions

August 16, 2022 8:37 am

UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric, speaking on Monday, also said: "The UN Secretariat has no authority to block or cancel any IAEA activities."

Shelling at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant is raising fears of an accident. Here’s a look at the risks.

August 13, 2022 2:30 pm

Now, five months later, repeated shelling inside the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant complex over the past seven days has stirred new concerns, with Ukrainian and Western officials warning that the attacks heighten the risk of a nuclear accident.

New York company raises over $120k to make action figure of Ukraine's Zelenskiy

August 12, 2022 10:46 am

A 6-inch (15-cm) tall clay prototype of the Zelenskiy action figure, molded by Seattle artist Mike Leavitt, will be mass produced in plastic in China

Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea blasts; satellite photos show 7 blown up

August 11, 2022 8:44 am

Russia denied any aircraft were damaged in Tuesday's blasts — or that any attack took place, but satellite photos show otherwise.

Explained: Fighting in Ukraine endangers big nuclear plant

August 11, 2022 12:01 pm

The Zaporizhzhia plant is in southern Ukraine, near the town of Enerhodar on the banks of the Dnieper River. It is one of the 10 biggest nuclear plants in the world. Built during the Soviet era, it has six reactors with a total capacity of 5,700 megawatts. Three of the reactors are in operation.

Chhattisgarh minister urges Centre to accommodate Ukraine returnees in Indian medical colleges

August 11, 2022 9:13 am

He also attached a letter written by the Chhattisgarh Ukraine Medical Parents and Student Association and sent it to the Union health minister.

Ukraine: In my homeland, the smell of death on a summer afternoon

August 09, 2022 2:23 pm

In Ukraine, tragedies are a backdrop to everyday existence, piling up in numbers that seem inconceivable.

For Ukrainians abroad, war has also meant a flowering of identity

August 09, 2022 12:12 pm

The war has brought global attention to Ukraine’s often little-known history, politics, culture and even pop music, but in Italy, many Ukrainians said the war also changed their relationship to their roots, and sometimes, to the country they live in.

Fighting around Ukrainian nuclear plant heightens safety fears

August 07, 2022 4:56 pm

The Zaporizhzhia plant occupies a perilous spot on the broad Dnieper River, along the front line of the war between Russia and Ukraine.

In Ukraine, young lives are shaped, or ended, by the ravages of war

August 07, 2022 4:57 pm

Summer for Ukraine’s children means sunshine and swimming, but also long hours in bomb shelters and mine-safety training.


Blasts at Russian base in Crimea; first ship of grain leaves Ukraine

August 17, 2022 3:57 pm

Russia blamed sabotage for explosions at one of its military bases in Moscow-annexed Crimea while Kyiv hinted it was responsible as Ukrainian officials said their strategy was to destroy supply lines supporting Russia's invasion.

'Till death do us part': Ukraine couples get married in war times

July 03, 2022 7:16 pm

With Russia's invasion into Ukraine, love stood out as couples got married ahead of war.

Shattered dreams, scattered lives: Ukrainians pick up the pieces as war continues to ravage European nation

June 03, 2022 10:35 am

Russian forces in a “frenzied push” have seized half of Sievierodonetsk, the eastern Ukrainian city that is key to Moscow’s efforts to complete the capture of the industrial Donbas region, the mayor said.

50 days on, Ukraine continues to resist Russian invasion

April 14, 2022 7:50 pm

The governor of the Odesa region, Maksym Marchenko, said the Ukrainians struck the guided-missile cruiser Moskva with two missiles and caused "serious damage".

Day after talks, Russian offensive continues in Ukraine

March 30, 2022 10:44 pm

The Kremlin on Wednesday welcomed the fact that Kyiv has set out its demands for an end to the conflict in Ukraine in written form, but said there was “no sign of a breakthrough” yet

Ukraine’s largest museum strives to preserve its works of artistic and cultural importance

March 16, 2022 4:26 pm

Amid the bare walls and shrouded statues, Ihor Kozhan, Andrey Sheptytsky National Museum general director, lamented the empty museum, which has survived two world wars.

As Russia's offensive enters Day 6, Ukraine puts up strong resistance

March 01, 2022 8:22 pm

Authorities in Kharkiv said at least seven people had been killed and dozens injured. They warned that casualties could be far higher.

Ukrainians fleeing, living in bunkers amid Russian invasion

February 25, 2022 10:48 pm

Russian missiles pounded the capital and some other parts of the country as the Russian forces pressed their advance in the early hours of Friday, following which several families were rushed to shelters.

'Full-scale war': Russia launches military attack on Ukraine

February 24, 2022 8:35 pm

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday announced a military operation in Ukraine and warned other countries that any attempt to interfere with the Russian action would lead to “consequences they have never seen.”