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Castle which may soon disappear...

Castle which may soon disappear...

24 March 2016 20:56  173119623 0120823
"Nevytsky Castle is an interesting memorial of the European castle architecture, an authentic example of fortification art of Gothic period and at the time of transformtation to the Renaissance. Today it is in emergeny status but this does not diminish its value." - says historian and archeologist Olexandr Dzembas.

Uzhgorod received more than UAH 4.5 million subsidy from the state budget for vocational training

Uzhgorod received more than UAH 4.5 million subsidy from the state budget for vocational training

24 March 2016 20:18  65119621 0120821
As uzhgorod.in announced, on March 24, the meeting of the Regional Council permanent parliamentary commission on budget chaired by Vasyl Koshelya took place, the press service of the Transcarpathian Regional Council informed. One of the considered issues was the distribution of the stabilization grant from the state budget for 2016 among the budgets of the cities of the regional level for expenditures on vocational training.

The cooperation of Uzhgorod and its American sister city of Corvallis resumes

The cooperation of Uzhgorod and its American sister city of Corvallis resumes

24 March 2016 19:11  78119620 0120820
The official visit of the delegation from Uzhgorod to American sister city of Corvallis at the invitation of the coordinator of several projects, Honorary Citizen of Uzhgorod Peter Bober is scheduled for May 2016, the official page of the city council in Facebook informs. The delegation will be headed by Uzhgorod Mayor Bogdan Andriyiv, it will also include members of the association of twin cities "Corvallis-Uzhgorod" and scientists of UzhNU.



An inspector of the Chop border guard detachment was detained for receiving 10 thousand dollars bribe

An inspector of the Chop border guard detachment was detained for receiving 10 thousand dollars bribe

24 March 2016 17:22  250119614 0120814
On March 23, 2016, the investigation department of the military prosecution in Western Ukraine, with the support of the Internal Security Department of the Security Service of Ukraine, documented the fact of extortion and receiving of undue benefit by an inspector of the Border Guard Service Department "Uzhgorod" of the Chop Border Guard Detachment.

"Invisible" "eternal" dump or Attention, municipal authorities! (Photofact)

"Invisible" "eternal" dump or Attention, municipal authorities! (Photofact)

24 March 2016 16:53  152119613 0120808
The free territory behind the Uzhgorod College of Culture and Arts (known as the cultural and educational school) once again was turned into a dump.

40,000 UAH was stolen from a car in Uzhgorod.Even alarm did not help

40,000 UAH was stolen from a car in Uzhgorod.Even alarm did not help

24 March 2016 16:17  32119606 0120806
Because of his carelessness, the owner of a car equipped with alarm lost documents and money.

Ingenuity of smugglers has no limits - "tobacco" juice

Ingenuity of smugglers has no limits - "tobacco" juice

24 March 2016 16:06  81119605 0120803
Yesterday, border guards of Mukachevo Detachment, at the checkpoint "Dyakove" prevented an attempt of a citizen of Romania to carry across the border 146 packs of contraband tobacco. The 36-year-old Romanian arrived at the checkpoint by a passenger car "Ford" and chose the green lane for crossing the border. During the operative and preventive measures against tobacco transportation and control measures in the first line, border guards suspected that objects and materials hidden from border control were being transported in this vehicle. Therefore, the said vehicle was taken out of the common queue.

An exhibition of works by a Slovak embroiderer opened in the city library

An exhibition of works by a Slovak embroiderer opened in the city library

24 March 2016 15:35  56119602 0120799
In Uzhgorod Central City Library, there was a presentation of the exhibition of tapestry "Mother's needle" by an embroiderer from the city of Presov Vera Sochova.

In Rakhiv district, pyrotechnics once again destroyed 38 explosive items

In Rakhiv district, pyrotechnics once again destroyed 38 explosive items

24 March 2016 15:14  36119598 0120797
In Rakhiv district, near the village of Yasinya, the work on the detection and neutralization of explosive items continued. Recall, that the day before, an ammunition arsenal was found by officers of the Security Service of Ukraine who reported it to the Rescue Service "101".

In late April, the Easter Fair will open in Khust

In late April, the Easter Fair will open in Khust

24 March 2016 14:43  35119596 0120796
The opening is scheduled for April 23. It will run until May 15 inclusive.

On the Ukrainian-Romanian border, there are several well-organized criminal groups

On the Ukrainian-Romanian border, there are several well-organized criminal groups

24 March 2016 14:10  50119595 0120795
"The State Border Guards Service estimates the scope of smuggling activities of criminal gangs on the Ukrainian-Romanian border as one of the largest," - the Assistant Head of the State Border Guard Service - Press Secretary Oleg Slobodyan stated during the briefing.