Society

19 November 2018
Kyrgyzstan Catches Quinoa Fever Premium

Local farmers are eager to try the high-value grain, but lack of equipment and red tape are holding them back.

 
15 November 2018
Russian Lawmaker Blasts Minimum Income as ‘Genocide’ Premium

Communist deputy embarrassed Saratov region governor into firing official who claimed pensioners could eat well on a pittance.

 
7 November 2018
A Centenary to Celebrate ... Or Not? Premium

One hundred years since the end of World War I is an ambiguous anniversary for many in Central Europe, where statehood and identity have long been subject to integration or empire.

By Martin Ehl
 
5 November 2018
Do “Anti-Vaccinationists” Really Threaten Belarusian Society?

A few cases of measles this past spring – quickly downplayed as imports from neighboring Ukraine – nevertheless provoked an impassioned debate about vaccinations and their merits. From Euroradio.

 
1 November 2018
Bulgarian Officials Charged in Fake Passport Scheme Premium

Operation reportedly sold Bulgarian ancestry certificates to people in non-EU countries.

 

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