The United States will send a disaster response team to Nepal and has authorized an initial $1 million in aid after a major earthquake killed hundreds in the mountainous Asian nation, U.S. aid officials said on April 25.
The Kyiv Post and DHL Express Ukraine hosted a CEO breakfast on April 24 that drew 18 top managers of companies doing business in Ukraine.
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's president has lashed out at country leaders who have recognized the killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks as genocide on the centenary of the massacres.
The Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine traded accusations on April 25, reviving concerns that a peace deal signed in Minsk in February may collapse, although monitors said the violations were still relatively limited.
Riders from a Russian nationalist motorcycle group on April 25 began a ride toward Berlin to commemorate the Soviet Red Army's offensive against Nazi Germany, despite Warsaw's announcement that it would refuse to let them into Poland.
A funeral of Georgian fighter of the Ukrainian battalion of Azov Georgy Djanelidze, 41, took place in Kyiv on April 24.
The largest Serb party in Bosnia said on Saturday it would push for a referendum on independence for the country's autonomous Serb Republic in 2018, setting it on a collision course with the West, unless the region is granted greater powers.
One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and two wounded in shelling by pro-Russian separatists near the port of Mariupol in southeastern Ukraine.
IQALUIT, Nunavut - Dmitri Rogozin, a Russian deputy prime minister who is blacklisted from traveling to most of Europe, provoked a diplomatic scuffle last weekend when he passed through Norway on his way to the North Pole.
Men with guns are everywhere in Grozny. They stand on street corners, hang out in hotel lobbies and swagger through shopping malls, Uzis hanging from the waist.
MOSCOW - Vladimir Putin is determined to make sure that Russians don't run out of affordable bread, even if it means a few bankrupt farmers and a disrupted grain market.
When he joined the separatist insurgency in eastern Ukraine, Russian businessman Bondo Dorovskikh thought he would be fighting hordes of fascists bent on victimizing the local population. The reality on the ground turned out to be quite different.
Not many motorbike groups can claim to have a head of state as a supporter, but the case of Russia's Night Wolves is an exception. President Vladimir Putin has publicly embraced the group, and after Russia's annexation of Crimea last year, the Night Wolves were quick to parade through Crimea's streets.
The fifth International Arsenal Book Festival is taking place at Mystetskyi Arsenal museum in Kyiv. It features Ukrainian and international books from 150 publishing houses. Guests are welcome to visit lectures and discussion with writers and publishers, and seek the authors' autographs.
KATHMANDU, Nepal - A powerful earthquake struck Nepal on April 25, killing at least 926 people across a swath of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest. It was the worst tremor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.
MOSCOW - Riders from a Russian nationalist motorcycle group on April 25 began their run commemorating the Red Army's offensive against Nazi Germany, despite Poland's announcement that it would refuse to let them in the country.
Russia announced on April 25 it would investigate the shooting dead of a Chechen that has highlighted tensions between central police authorities and a hardline Chechen regional leader brought in by President Vladimir Putin to quell separatism.
The ceasefire in Ukraine is not being observed everywhere, much to the detriment of the remaining civilians. More often than not it is the women who ask - when will this finally end? Frank Hoffman reports from Shyrokyne.
EU Foreign-Policy Chief Federica Mogherini, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker are due in Kyiv on April 27 for progress talks with the Ukrainian government about the country's reforms agreed as part of the EU-Ukraine Association Pact.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko decided to recall Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus Mykhailo Yezhel.