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  • Another Roshen confectionery store attacked in Kyiv Unidentified individuals attempted to set a Roshen confectionery store on fire in Kyiv's Gagarin Street on the evening of 20 March by throwing a bottle with an explosive substance…
  • Touring circuses exploiting animals have been prohibited from operating in Ukraine's capital Kyiv.  Animal rights activists from the UAnimals public movement on Tuesday praised the…
  • Cyclists hold die-in protest outside Kyiv mayor's office Several dozen cyclists held a die-in protest outside the Kyiv mayor's office on the morning of 14 March, according to an LB.ua correspondent. Their campaign is prompted by the death…
  • The Guardian updates style guide to change Kiev to Kyiv The Guardian will now use Kyiv instead of Soviet-style Kiev as the name of the Ukrainian capital. “It has happened. Guardian style guide update: Kyiv not Kiev (except “chicken Kiev…
  • Four major powerlines off at once in Kyiv Four high-voltage transmission lines (110 KW) located on the left bank of the Dnipro River in Kyiv went off all at once on 7 December, a local energy company has reported. Several…
  • A passenger plane Yak-40 (UR-MSX) has hit a ground power unit at Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Airport (formerly Zhulyany), army support volunteer Roman Sinitsyn has said on Facebook. The airport's…
  • Kyiv names public garden near Russian embassy after Nemtsov The Kyiv city council has named a public garden at the junction of Surikov Street and Povitroflotskyy Avenue after killed Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. It is located close…
  • A massive road accident took place in central Kyiv this morning when a crane truck rammed into the cars waiting for the light to change down the steep Lesya Ukrayinka Boulevard. …
  • Kyiv bans night sale of alcohol again The Kyiv city council has banned the sale of alcohol in stationary points of sale from 11 p.m. to 10 a.m. "We are only talking about the sale of alcohol in stores. We are not saying…
  • President, People's Front want street in Kyiv named after McCain The People's Front faction in the Ukrainian parliament has called on the Kyiv city council to name one of the streets after late US Senator John McCain. "We must our gratitude to…
  • Central line of Kyiv metro briefly stalls over smoke The red central line of the Kyiv metro stopped for around 10 minutes, an LB.ua correspondent has reported. Trains were stopped after a smoke, possibly from a wooden cross tie, was…
  • Heavy rains have flooded streets in Kyiv, making it especially difficult for drivers to cross the low area under the Livoberezhna metro station viaduct on the city's left bank. The…
  • Kyivans buy over 5m trips a day before hike Passengers of the Kyiv metro bought 5,971,545 trips on 13 July, a day before a notable increase in fares, the metro's press service has said on Facebook. "Of them, 4,568,800 cost 4…
  • Security stepped up in Kyiv ahead of weekend rally The Interior Ministry has stepped up security measures in Kyiv as of Friday evening. According to the ministry's press service, additional reinforced patrols of the National Police…
  • Man wounded as grenades hurled at car in Kyiv Two grenades were thrown at a car near Kyiv's Lisova metro station in the early hours of 7 March, leaving one person wounded and a Toyota Camry burnt, according to the road incident…