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Smoking is not cool: in Uzhgorod tobacco control innovations were discussed

Smoking is not cool: in Uzhgorod tobacco control innovations were discussed

18 September 2012 19:04  32621108 021627
This Law № 3778-IV banning advertising, sponsorship and promotion of tobacco products came into force last Sunday, September 16. It regulates new rules to ban advertising and promotion of tobacco in Ukraine. In particular, according to a new document advertising at points of sale, online and in public places, which attract young people must disappear. Tobacco sponsorship and charity will also be banned.

Hungarian language is the regional in Beregovo district

Hungarian language is the regional in Beregovo district

18 September 2012 18:25  21521107 021626
Beregovo District Council of Transcarpathian region today during a plenary session adopted a decision that gave the Hungarian language regional status in the district.

A cook from Vynogradiv participates in "Master Chef" TV show

A cook from Vynogradiv participates in "Master Chef" TV show

18 September 2012 17:42  51921106 021625
Recently the owner of a popular Vynogradiv restaurant "Tashkent" Pavlo Pohorilyak, well known for its Uzbek cuisine has been seen ... on television - in cooking TV show "Master Chef."

Uzhgorod suffers from traffic jams again. And again, because of the "dead" streetlights

Uzhgorod suffers from traffic jams again. And again, because of the "dead" streetlights

18 September 2012 17:31  8921105 021624
Today traffic on the right bank of the city was complicated.

In Uzhgorod old facade on Duhnovich street is spoiled with the bright colors (PHOTOS)

In Uzhgorod old facade on Duhnovich street is spoiled with the bright colors (PHOTOS)

18 September 2012 17:09  48921104 021623
In the regional center much talk is talked about preserving its architectural heritage. However,

Mukachevo will be decorated

Mukachevo will be decorated

18 September 2012 16:49  18921103 021622
Several fountains and 7-meter bronze statue of Christ - at the press conference Mukachevo mayor told how the city will be decorated. Zoltan Lendyel said that the center will be renovated, so near the City Hall several fountains will appear.

Beauties on two wheels: in Uzhgorod the girls only cycling parade will take place

Beauties on two wheels: in Uzhgorod the girls only cycling parade will take place

18 September 2012 15:40  40521102 021621
All women of Uzhgorod are invited to join nationwide Girls Cycling Parade on September 22. Dress code - a dress, heels, city bikes with baskets and flowers, good hair and mood.

In Mukachevo on the Day of St. Martin they will open the first barrel of wine and eat geese

In Mukachevo on the Day of St. Martin they will open the first barrel of wine and eat geese

18 September 2012 15:06  45121101 021620
November 11 in Mukachevo the first celebration of the Day of St. Martin - patron saint of the city on Latorytsia, will be held. It is this saint that was depicted on the seal of Mukachevo back in 1376, when Queen Elizabeth of Hungary and Poland gave it to the city. St. Martin was considered the patron Mukachevo until 1943.

Sea, the Carpathians and ... work - how Uzhgorod residents spent their vacation

Sea, the Carpathians and ... work - how Uzhgorod residents spent their vacation

18 September 2012 14:06  76521098 021593
Autumn comes slowly but surely. However, we all still smell summer - so it does not want to go. It lefts many "gifts" - a renewed strength, good mood, tan and, of course, impressions and photographs. We asked several Uzhgorod citizens to share their memories of the summer. Our interesting interlocutors told uzhgorod.in, what their vacation was (and was not!) like. We invite you to join them in a fascinating Spain, sunny Croatia, cozy Bulgaria, interesting Europe and mysterious Africa, and, of course, the native Carpathians!

Protecting the rights of people with disabilities

Protecting the rights of people with disabilities

18 September 2012 12:30  13821073 021588
On Tuesday, September 18, the international conference "The rights of children with disabilities, including rights of women and girls to vocational guidance, rehabilitation and employment in the context of the implementation of the Council of Europe Plan on the disabled and other key documents."

Five hundred swords and rapiers - in Uzhgorod the Fencing Championship will take place

Five hundred swords and rapiers - in Uzhgorod the Fencing Championship will take place

18 September 2012 11:59  24421069 021587
The fencing championship of Ukraine in Uzhgorod gathers about 500 participants from all over Ukraine, including 5 Olympic medalists, about 30 World and European champions.

Transcarpathia has the least number of people affected by HIV / AIDS in Ukraine

Transcarpathia has the least number of people affected by HIV / AIDS in Ukraine

18 September 2012 11:42  21721068 021584
Transcarpathia has the lowest percentage of people infected with HIV / AIDS. Today, 272 people are registered in the regional center for prevention and control of AIDS. Centre specialists introduce new methods to combat the proliferation of the terrible disease.

Knights, dragoons, ladies - Eternal Maramures receives medieval guests (PHOTOS)

Knights, dragoons, ladies - Eternal Maramures receives medieval guests (PHOTOS)

18 September 2012 11:28  35421065 021583
The second festival of medieval art took place in the Romanian city Sighetu Marmatiei. A small city that lies on the banks of the Tisza river, at the border with Ukraine, is not distinguished by special tourist sights. Realizing that the provincial location and lack of bright legends can lead to prolonged stagnation, young and energetic mayor Ovidiu Nemesh decided to organize a real festival.

Two young boys almost killed themselves

Two young boys almost killed themselves

18 September 2012 11:15  11321044 021562
Yesterday a 17-year old resident of the village Neresnitsa diagnosed with "acute drug poisoning" as a result of suicide attempt was delivered to the intensive care unit of Tyachiv District Hospital.

Prosecutors took on the case "Ryzhova against the mayor office"

Prosecutors took on the case "Ryzhova against the mayor office"

18 September 2012 11:12  18821043 021561
On September 17, Uzhgorod City Prosecutor, as directed by the Prosecutor of the Transcarpathian region, organized the investigation at the request of the Transcarpathian journalist.