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How the Greek Catholics sanctified water in Uzhgorod (PHOTO)

How the Greek Catholics sanctified water in Uzhgorod (PHOTO)

19 January 2016 21:08  291114093 1115189
Transcarpathian Greek Catholics celebrate Epiphany.


On Epiphany, people were bathing in the center of Uzhgorod (PHOTOS)

On Epiphany, people were bathing in the center of Uzhgorod (PHOTOS)

19 January 2016 20:32  225114063 0115171
Transcarpathian winter swimmer bathe daily on the right bank of the Uzh river, near the pedestrian bridge, but on the Epiphany they are joined by ordinary Uzhgorod residents.

Police released the video of the Dragobrat incident (video from CCTV cameras)

Police released the video of the Dragobrat incident (video from CCTV cameras)

19 January 2016 18:04  251114034 0115156
The video of the incident on the Dragobrat is already online. Along with this video, they also released the footage of the conflict at a petrol station in Lviv region on the eve of the New Year. The video posted by the police is edited. There is no full picture.

Uzhgorod Orthodox celebrated Epiphany (PHOTOS)

Uzhgorod Orthodox celebrated Epiphany (PHOTOS)

19 January 2016 17:49  244114029 0115135
Traditionally, the clergy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate, headed by the Archbishop of Mukachevo and Uzhgorod Theodore consecrate water in the river Uzh on Pravoslavna embankment in Uzhgorod.

Sinoptik: Weather in Uzhgorod and Transcarpathian region on Wednesday, January 20

Sinoptik: Weather in Uzhgorod and Transcarpathian region on Wednesday, January 20

19 January 2016 16:45  52114012 0115134
On Wednesday, in Transcarpathian region cloudy weather with clearings is predicted. In Uzhgorod, Svalyava, Mizhhirya, Khust, Beregovo, Mukachevo, Vynogradiv during the day, there will be dry weather. In Rakhiv, there may be fine snow in the evening. The temperature at night will drop to -20 ... -8 degrees, during the day thermometer will show *11 ... -3. Variable, mostly southern, eastern and south-eastern wind 1-4 m / s. In the second half of the week, cloudy weather with clearings, in some places fine snow is expected.

Transcarpathian rescuers ensure the safety of people on the Epiphany (VIDEO)

Transcarpathian rescuers ensure the safety of people on the Epiphany (VIDEO)

19 January 2016 15:44  91114011 0115130
According to Christian tradition, on January 19 - the day of the great feast of Epiphany - many Transcarpathians perform a ritual of diving in water. Because, according to popular belief, on this day, the water acquires healing properties and can treat physical and spiritual ailments. So, today, in all settlements of Transcarpathia there were prayers, after which, in designated areas, people had the opportunity to plunge into the icy water.

Local budgets of Transcarpathia have received over UAH 125.7 million of land payments

Local budgets of Transcarpathia have received over UAH 125.7 million of land payments

19 January 2016 15:01  22114007 0115129
In 2015, owners and tenants of land in Transcarpathian region paid to the local budgets UAH 125 million 776 thousand. Almost UAH 100 million was paid by legal entities and more than UAH 26 million - by natural persons. The actual amount of the land tax revenues for 2015 exceed the revenues of 2014 by UAH 37 million 308 thousand.

An economic experiment is to be made in Transcarpathia

An economic experiment is to be made in Transcarpathia

19 January 2016 14:22  76114006 0115128
On January 21, at 10.00, at the plant "Eurocar" (the village of Solomonovo, Uzhgorod district), there will be the first in the region Forum of Initiatives, which will bring together about 60 leaders of the most powerful enterprises of Transcarpathia. The Forum consolidate representatives of the business, expert and public communities, heads of executive authorities, experts and leaders of business associations, media.

City Council to consider the issue of meals for schoolchildren

City Council to consider the issue of meals for schoolchildren

19 January 2016 13:34  33114005 0115127
Tomorrow, January 20, at 10:00, in the great hall of Uzhgorod City Council, there will be an extraordinary plenary meeting of the City Council session. The relevant order was signed by the Mayor Bogdan Andriyiv.
The urgent meeting of the deputies is needed due to the adopted amendments to the legislation and to consider the issue "On the Program of nutrition for children in preschool and secondary schools in the city in 2016".

The system of control over land use and protection has been developed in Mukachevo

The system of control over land use and protection has been developed in Mukachevo

19 January 2016 12:40  21114004 0115126
The procedure for the control over public land use and protection, land and environmental legislation compliance is to be adopted in Mukachevo. The appropriate draft decision has been developed at the City Council.


"Zakarpathaz" PJSC: forensic expertise has confirmed the death of the pensioners

"Zakarpathaz" PJSC: forensic expertise has confirmed the death of the pensioners

19 January 2016 11:43  60114003 0115125
The "Zakarpathaz" PJSC received the report of Uzhgorod interdistrict forensics department confirming the death of two seniors on Pidhirna street, which occurred on January 10, 2016 in the regional center - due to acute poisoning carbon monoxide. According to the conclusions of the examination, a 66% concentration of carboxyhemoglobin was found in the blood of the men, and 71% - in the blood of the woman.

The region is preparing for the Day of Unification of Ukraine

The region is preparing for the Day of Unification of Ukraine

19 January 2016 10:58  38113997 0115118
On January 22, at 10.00, the activities to mark the Day of Unification of Ukraine and the 70th anniversary of the Transcarpathian region within the Ukrainian state will begin on Narodna Square in Uzhgorod.

Fedir Shandor: "The festival "Red Wine" "outshone" the negative information"

Fedir Shandor: "The festival "Red Wine" "outshone" the negative information"

19 January 2016 10:52  55113996 0115117
The UzhNU Professor Fedir Shandor, summarizing this year's wine festival, said that the event had "outshone" the negative information that has been accumulated in the region since the beginning of the year.

Moskal initiates a ban on clear cutting in nature reserve fund of Transcarpathia

Moskal initiates a ban on clear cutting in nature reserve fund of Transcarpathia

19 January 2016 10:45  58113995 0115116
Hennadiy Moskal submitted to the Regional Council a draft resolution on a moratorium on deforestation within the nature reserve fund of Transcarpathian region.


Situation on the roads and passes of Transcarpathian region

Situation on the roads and passes of Transcarpathian region

19 January 2016 10:37  68113993 0115114
Air temperature on the mountain passes: Latirsky (-12 °), Abransky (-11 °), Yablunetsky (-10 °), Uzhotsky (-7 °), Torunsky (-19 °). The pavement on the roads of national, regional and local levels is dry, the traffic is free.