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  • Just Resting in TallinnEstonian sculptor Tauno Kangro is famous for his granite, bronze & dolomite sculptures. Here'e one I spotted in Toompark. — Sat, 21 Apr 2018 05:46:02 GMT (via TrekEarth)
  • Ukrainian IT Companies Develop Youth Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in the Country... to attract experts and take the startups of Ukrainian students to the international level. YEP cooperates with Estonia Development Cooperation, University of Tartu Idea Lab, Deloitte and others. Lucky Labs develops software products for marketing, ... — Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:37:32 GMT (via
  • Ansip surprises with proposal to step up work with US on cybersecurityCommission Vice President Andrus Ansip called for the EU to step up its cooperation with the United States on cybersecurity. He wants the bloc to agree with the US on shared standards for internet-connected devices. — Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:08:50 GMT (via
  • Tallinn Music Week 2018... work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas... 83 venues in Tallinn Tallin Music Week Tallinn, Estonia April 5-7, 2018 Tallinn Music Week (TMW) is an international multidisciplinary cross-genre festival. The festival is in its ... — Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:08:06 GMT (via All About Jazz)
  • Concerning market data information and issuers announcements on Nasdaq Baltic website... Issuer announcements can be found on the websites of the officially appointed mechanisms: Lithuania , Estonia , Latvia or their respective websites. Nasdaq Baltic is a common name for exchanges, regulated markets, alternative markets First North ... — Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:03:09 GMT (via GlobeNewswire)
  • Drivers of Sebe are about to stage picketsDrivers of the Estonian bus company Sebe are about to stage pickets in Tartu and Parnu at noon on Wednesday to support their demand for a pay increase, reports LETA/BNS.... — Thu, 19 Apr 2018 03:17:11 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • Drivers of the Estonian bus company Sebe are about to stage pickets...Drivers of the Estonian bus company Sebe are about to stage pickets in Tartu and Parnu at noon on Wednesday to support their demand for a pay increase, reports LETA/BNS. — Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:20:11 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • Watch: The Own Goal of the Week that was the Copa MX deciderWith three minutes left in the Mexican Cup final, Toluca's Santiago Garcia gifted Necaxa a 1-0 win by volleying into his own net from 22 yards. The runner-up came from came from Estonia, where Paide created a 1-0 deficit for itself after 14 seconds without opponent Levadia touching ball. — Mon, 16 Apr 2018 21:49:11 GMT (via Soccer America)
  • Denmark men and Slovakia women win European Curling Championships C-Division 2018Denmark men and Slovakia women have won the European Curling Championship 2018 C-Division in Taarnby, Denmark and secured their place in the Le Gruyre AOP European Curling Championships 2018 B-Division being held in Tallinn, Estonia in November. Slovakia women went into the fifth end break of their gold medal final on Monday morning against Poland trailing 3-2. — Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:14:39 GMT (via World Curling Federation)
  • Star chef Nobu Matsuhisa to lead foodie cruise on Crystal ship... sailing kicks off in Stockholm, Sweden and includes calls in Helsinki, Finland; St. Petersburg, Russia; Tallinn, Estonia; Warnemunde, Germany; and Copenhagen, Denmark. The trip ends in London. One of the most luxurious cruise ships afloat, Crystal ... — Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:25:47 GMT (via KIII)
  • ICS Special Issue for #AoIR2017... research from the event. #AoIR2017 was themed on 'Networked Publics' and took place from 18 to 21 October in Estonia in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. The conference was hosted by the programme chair Andra Siibak, Professor of Media Studies ... — Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:02:31 GMT (via Association of Internet Researchers blogs)
  • Who is the saint in this Russian orthodox mosaic?When I visited Tallinn, Estonia, I photographed some of the mosaics on the exterior of the 1901 Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Cathedral. The mosaics depict saints. — Sun, 15 Apr 2018 15:44:47 GMT (via Ask MetaFilter)
  • Estonia supports UN-led efforts for political resolution to Syrian conflictThe Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday reaffirmed Estonia's support for UN-led efforts to achieve a lasting political resolution to the Syrian conflict. The ministry reiterates its firm condemnation of the use of chemical weapons in any circumstance. — Sat, 14 Apr 2018 22:02:40 GMT (via Xinhuanet)
  • Armenian director's film wins Grand Prize at Socially Relevant Fest NY... Cold Winter" was an official selection for the main competition of the 2015 Tallinn International Film Festival in Estonia. Meanwhile, New York has moved four places down the ranking to 13th position owing to a weakening of the US dollar in 2017. ... — Sat, 14 Apr 2018 06:26:01 GMT (via PanArmenian Network)
  • Whata s behind the Friday the 13th superstition?... in a certain element of chaos," said Ulo Valk, professor of comparative folklore at the University of Tartu in Estonia, to the Associated Press. According to historians, on Friday, October 13th, 1307, King Philip IV of France ordered the arrests of ... — Fri, 13 Apr 2018 18:26:15 GMT (via WINK-TV Fort Myers)
  • Armenian community representative: Baku gave no explanations why Estonian was expelledThe Azerbaijani foreign ministry gave no explanations to Estonia after the Estonian citizen of Armenian origin Karine Oganesyan had been expelled from Baku airport, the head of the Tallinn Armenian Cultural Society Razmik Ivanyan told reporters. As reported earlier, Estonian citizen, capital Tallinn City Council member Karine Oganesyan was expelled from Baku airport. — Fri, 13 Apr 2018 17:43:45 GMT (via Groong)
  • World's First Electrified Road ONLY Cost $2 Million Per Mile... has a 302 hp (225 kW) electric engine and can cover more than 390 km (245 miles) per charge. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: TRANSPORT ENVIRONMENT) - GM2E862017K01 The 1.2 miles of electrified roadway cost around $2.5 million, according to ... — Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:09:54 GMT (via The Daily Caller)
  • Estonia offers free genetic testing in nationwide experimentEstonia has started offering residents free genetic profiling in a nationwide experiment aimed at minimizing risks for typical diseases and encouraging a healthier lifestyle through personalized data reports. Lili Milani, a researcher with the Estonian Genome Center at the University of Tartu, said Thursday the scheme kicked off in March and will initially cover some 100,000 volunteers in the Baltic country of 1.3 million. — Fri, 13 Apr 2018 06:33:55 GMT (via WLOX-TV Biloxi)
  • SBC Writers Discussed the Feasibility of Free Transit on WBEZ's Worldview... I took a deeper dive into the issue in a Chicago Reader column , looking at the success of free transit in Tallinn, Estonia, where the practice is credited with actually generating more revenue for the city. In our discussion with Jerome, we ... — Thu, 12 Apr 2018 18:26:55 GMT (via Streets Blog Chicago)
  • Champions League draw: Liverpool vs Arsenal Super Cup likely as...The Champions League semi-final draw takes place tomorrow at midday, with the Europa League draw taking place an hour before. The winners of the two tournaments will go head to head in the Super Cup on 15 August, which is being staged in Tallinn, Estonia this year. — Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:30:56 GMT (via Daily Star)

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