Dnipro

More on topic
  • Dnipropetrovsk regional council elects new head The Dnipropetrovsk regional council has elected 44-year-old Svyatoslav Oliynyk its head instead of Hlib Pryhunov. Pryhunov headed the council since late 2015. Oliynyk, who was a former…
  • Scoop of the weekend: president's spat with veterans in Zolote President Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited Zolote in Luhansk Region on the line of contact where the disengagement of troops is planned. He entered into a verbal argument with Donbas war…
  • Dnipro deputy mayor detained in Kharkiv airport Border guards detained Dnipro deputy mayor Mykhaylo Lysenko in Kharkiv airport on 25 October, the Eastern regional directorate of the State Border Service has said. He arrived from…
  • Dnipro mayor quits Ukrop party Dnipro mayor Borys Filatov has announced he is quitting the Ukrop party. He explained he was unhappy with the party's policies, including the expulsion of Hennadiy Korban from its…
  • Prydniprovska thermal plant catches fire A transformer at the Dnipro-based Prydniprovska thermal power plant caught fire at around 4 a.m. on 5 April. According to the State Emergencies Service, around 15 sq.m. of the transformer…
  • Police officer hurt by explosion in Dnipro A female police officer was badly wounded as a result of an explosion in a tower block of flats in Dnipro's Halytska Street at around 5.30 a.m. on 24 May, according to the Informator…
  • Five police officers wounded by grenade-wielding burglars Five police officers were wounded in Dnipro's Samarskyy district in the early hours of 5 November when they were responding to a tipoff on an attempted burglary, the regional police…
  • Police see "economic interests" behind Dnipro shootout The shootout in Dnipro late on Monday, 24 July, in which two former ATO fighters were killed, was caused by a clash of "economic interests", said Oleh Hroz, the acting chief of the…
  • On the night of Thursday, the trunk channels of Ukrtelecom, providing the landline phone communication and internet in the east of Ukraine, were subjected to a mass sabotage attack…
  • Interior minister sacks Dnipro police chiefs, orders probe Interior Minister Arsen Avakov fired the Chief of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast police department Ihor Repesko and Dnipro city police chief Andriy Bidylo. "After preliminary consideration…
  • Scuffles broke out in Mykolayiv and Dnipro on 9 May during Victory Day celebrations. In Mykolayiv, the situation became edgy when several Afghan war veterans attempted to lay flowers…
  • Ukraine, Belarus mull ​​construction of river port on Dnipro Ukraine and Belarus held talks on Friday, 5 May, on the development of river transport along the Dnipro River. The core issue was the development of port infrastructure in the area…
  • Businessman killed, his guards wounded in Dnipro On the evening of 25 January, unidentified individuals fired over 30 bullets from an assault rifle at a car of a local security firm and fled the scene. The city police said two security…
  • Killer in Dnipro patrol murder arrested for two months Dnipro's Shevchenko district court on 27 September warranted a 60-day arrest of Oleksandr Puhachev, who is a suspect in the murder of police officers in Dnipro, the spokesman of the…
  • Dnipro severs twin city relations with Russian cities The city of Dnipro (formerly Dnipropetrovsk) has severed twin city relations with Russian cities, Dnipro Mayor Borys Filatov said. "Ten minutes ago, the city council by its session…