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presstv-belarus president lukashenko may share his power




belarussian president alexander lukashenko on tuesday said the constitution could be "improved" to share some of his powers, but not in the near future.lukashenko has run belarus in authoritarian style since 1994, during which time he changed the constitution to expand his control and push oppositio...



presstv-belarus opposition leader jailed before protest




the wife of a leading opposition figure in belarus says he has been arrested and jailed on the eve of a planned protest.maria adamovich said sunday that she was informed by police saturday that her husband, nikolai statkevich, had been jailed for five days. she said that police didn't say why.statke...



belarus suspends controversial 'parasite tax' after protests




belarusian president alexander lukashenko has said a tax on the unemployed should not be enforced this year. “we will not collect this money for 2016 from those who were meant to pay it,” lukashenko told state news agency belta.the move comes after a wave of protests spread across the country ag...



belarus signs up to russian-led customs union amid $1bln credit deal




belarus has signed the eurasian economic union’s (eeu) controversial customs code after months of legal wrangling.the document was just one of a number of agreements signed by belarusian president alexander lukashenko on thursday, the belta news agency reported.as well as setting out trade tariffs...



belarus president loses to street protesters




with the economy in decline, and the state unable to maintain a soviet standard of living, belarusian president alexander lukashenko has been compelled to make limited concessions to disgruntled citizens.he is prepared to repeal the so-called “decree on parasites” that has aroused so much indign...



belarus' top experts ordered to withdraw from russian-led customs union




president alexander lukashenko has ordered the country's top customs experts to withdraw from their posts at the eurasian economic union (eaeu).the move follows lukashenko's refusal to sign the eaeu customs code in december 2016 in st. petersburg. the belarusian president refused to attend the me...



presstv-opposition leaders detained in belarus




belarus has detained several opposition leaders after people took to the streets to protest a new government measure for imposing tax on “freeloaders.”vyasna, a local human rights group, said sunday that pavel severinets, a prominent opposition leader, along with three journalists, had been arr...



belarus nuclear power plant stirs fears in lithuania




the proximity of a nuclear power plant under construction in belarus to the border and lithuania's capital vilnius has been a source of concern.thirty years after the chernobyl disaster spewed radioactive clouds into the sky and sent shockwaves across europe, belarus is building a nuclear reactor on...



presstv-belarus seeks iran oil as it cuts reliance on russia




belarus is interested in raising crude oil purchases from iran, iranian minister of petroleum bijan zangeneh said tuesday after meeting belarusian industry minister vitaly vovk in tehran.zangeneh said belarus has already received 2 million barrels of oil in two cargoes from iran which is looking for...



scores detained as police disrupt belarus protest




scores of people are detained at an opposition rally in belarus, with riot police grabbing protesters and putting them in vans. belarus authorities raided the offices of a prominent rights group on saturday, detaining dozens of people, including foreign rights workers, ahead of a planned protest by ...



welcome back to the belarusian good old bad old days




thousands of belarusians took to the streets across the country on wednesday amid continued protests against a controversial law that would tax the unemployed. in the capital, more than 2,000 protesters joined an authorized rally against the government, and hundreds of people demonstrated in other c...



scores detained as police disrupt belarus protest




belarus authorities raided the offices of a prominent rights group on saturday, detaining dozens of people, including foreign rights workers, ahead of a planned protest by opponents of president alexander lukashenko.the police also detained dozens in the streets and seized a leading opposition leade...



presstv-iran delivers first oil cargo to belarus




iran’s media say the country has delivered a major cargo of crude oil to belarus through a key port in southern ukraine. iran’s irna news agency reported that a tanker carrying 600,000 barrels of oil had docked at the port of odessa.the news agency quoted a belarusian official as saying that the...



belarus aspires to become leader in digital currencies




the president of belarus has offered generous tax benefits and other incentives to information technology firms to help turn the ex-soviet nation into a leader in digital currencies.



presstv-uefa world cup qualifying: sweden 4-0 belarus




sweden has climbed temporarily to the top of group a in the uefa world cup qualifying, following an emphatic 4-nil romp over visiting team belarus.emil forsberg headed the hosts in front from the penalty spot on 19 minutes, before adding his second of the night just after restart when he fumbled the...



presstv-latvia to construct fence along belarus border




officials in latvia said wednesday that a 120-kilometer (74-mile) border fence with belarus will be built as soon as a similar fence along the baltic state's border with russia has been completed next year.speaking on latvian public radio, olegs jemasovs, the border guard chief for the southeast da...



belarus supreme court upholds ‘chernobyl milk’ libel against journalist




belarus’ supreme court has upheld libel charges against a journalist investigating the use of radioactive milk in the country's dairy products. belarusian dairy company milkavita sued associated press journalist yuras karmanau for libel last year after he claimed the company was using milk contam...



what we know, so far




ap photo / www.vk.com/spb_today via apa bomb went off in the st. petersburg subway on monday afternoon. the explosion occurred at about 2:30 p.m., local time, at the tekhnologicheskiy institut station. here’s what we know, so far.the human toll* the blast killed at least 10 people: seven victims ...



what we know, so far




ap photo / www.vk.com/spb_today via apa bomb went off in the st. petersburg subway on monday afternoon. the explosion occurred at about 2:30 p.m., local time, at the tekhnologicheskiy institut station. here’s what we know, so far.the human toll* the blast killed at least 10 people: seven victims ...



what we know, so far




ap photo / www.vk.com/spb_today via apa bomb went off in the st. petersburg subway on monday afternoon. the explosion occurred at about 2:30 p.m., local time, on a stretch of track between the sennaya ploshchad and tekhnologicheskiy institut stations. here’s what we know, so far.the human toll* th...



what we know, so far




ap photo / www.vk.com/spb_today via apa bomb went off in the st. petersburg subway on monday afternoon. the explosion occurred at about 2:30 p.m., local time, on a stretch of track between the sennaya ploshchad and tekhnologicheskiy institut stations. here’s what we know, so far.the human toll* th...



belarusians defend soviet mass graves from bulldozers




tut.by a group of opposition activists are camping on a construction site outside the capital of belarus in a bid to block office blocks being built on soviet-era mass graves.protesters have occupied the building site on the outskirts of minsk for 11 consecutive days, erecting tents and chaining the...



sanctions are result of west's 'contempt' for slavs, says russian official




state duma chairman vyacheslav volodin said that western sanctions against russia and belarus are the result of its contempt towards ethnic slavs, the interfax news agency reported today. “this is beyond logic,” volodin said, adding "those who stand behind these sanctions can be suspected of co...



presstv-‘nato engaged in nuclear drills near russia borders’




the russian defense minister has warned that nato has been engaged in war games involving nuclear weapons training at russia’s western borders.in a friday statement, sergei shoigu described “all the buzz created by western media” about a recent joint military drill by russia and belarus as a...



kenyan opposition leader refuses to share power - news shopper




kenya's opposition leader raila odinga has said he will not share power, days after the supreme court's decision to annul president uhuru kenyatta's re-election and order a fresh election in 60 days. mr odinga, speaking at a church service in nairobi on sunday, said his party cannot accept sharing p...