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27 May 2021
Belarus reports 1,216 new COVID-19 cases, 1,412 recoveries in past 24 hours Belarus reports 1,216 new COVID-19 cases, 1,412 recoveries in past 24 hours
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 390,203 cases...
27 May 2021
Belarus 89th in FIFA rankings Belarus 89th in FIFA rankings
Over the past two months the Belarusian football players, as the other teams, did not play and remained 89th with 1,276 points...
26 May 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,169 new cases, 1,396 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,169 new cases, 1,396 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 388,987 cases...
26 May 2021
Vasilevski, Erlich reach Belgrade Open semifinal Vasilevski, Erlich reach Belgrade Open semifinal
In the quarterfinal on 25 May the Belarusian-Israeli duo proved stronger over Luis David Martinez of Venezuela and Sander Arends of the Netherlands 6-3, 0-6, 10-6 in an hour and five minutes...
25 May 2021
Belarus reports 840 new COVID-19 cases, 764 recoveries in past 24 hours Belarus reports 840 new COVID-19 cases, 764 recoveries in past 24 hours
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 387,818 cases...
25 May 2021
Busy program for Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk 2021 Busy program for Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk 2021
The main events will be the opening ceremony, the opening gala concert, and the concert “Union State invites...”. The Slavianski Bazaar festival will also include the traditional song contests for adults and children. The two-day children’s song contest will be held at the Vitebsk Concert Hall and will wrap up with a gala concert...
25 May 2021
Govortsova secures French Open qualifying win Govortsova secures French Open qualifying win
Belarusian players Egor Gerasimov (World No.78), Aryna Sabalenka (4), Victoria Azarenka (16), and Aliaksandra Sasnovich (103) will start their French Open campaign in the main draw...
24 May 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 update: 953 new cases, 652 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 update: 953 new cases, 652 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 386,978 cases...
24 May 2021
Ilya Ivashka 89th in ATP rankings Ilya Ivashka 89th in ATP rankings
Last week Ilya Ivashka was 91st, and moved to spots up after reaching the Geneva Open round of Last 16, with a total of 855 points...
24 May 2021
Belarus off to good start at 2021 European Shooting Championships Belarus off to good start at 2021 European Shooting Championships
Belarus have made a good start at the 2021 European Shooting Championships in Osijek, Croatia by securing two gold, three silver and one bronze medals. Ivan Kazak, Uladzislau Dzemesh and Mikita Kavalionak claimed the Air Pistol Team Junior gold...
24 May 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 update: 1,252 new cases, 1,599 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 update: 1,252 new cases, 1,599 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 386,025 cases. A total of 376,453 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus...
24 May 2021
2021 IIHF Worlds: Belarus defeat Sweden 2021 IIHF Worlds: Belarus defeat Sweden
Belarusian defence that clearly learned from its failings in the 2-5 loss to Slovakia worked really well in the match against Sweden...
21 May 2021
Orsha named Belarus' Capital of Culture 2021 Orsha named Belarus' Capital of Culture 2021
The nationwide campaign “Belarus' Capital of Culture” has been held since 2010. Every host city implements innovative projects to display its cultural identity, develop and popularize the traditions and achievements of the national culture, revitalize creative enterprise, and increase tourism attractiveness...
21 May 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 update: 1,756 new cases, 1,725 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 update: 1,756 new cases, 1,725 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 383,302 cases...
20 May 2021
Belarus reports 1,457 new COVID-19 cases, 1,531 recoveries in past 24 hours Belarus reports 1,457 new COVID-19 cases, 1,531 recoveries in past 24 hours
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 381,546 cases...
20 May 2021
Sasnovich reaches Belgrade quarterfinal Sasnovich reaches Belgrade quarterfinal
In the round of Last 16 the Belarusian needed two and a half hours to see off Spain’s world number 172 Cristina Bucsa 6-4, 5-7, 6-0. Aliaksandra Sasnovich will next face either Russia’s world number 136 Kamilla Rakhimova or world number 115 Maria Serrano of Colombia...
19 May 2021
Yakub Kolas' poems to be translated into Persian Yakub Kolas' poems to be translated into Persian
The Iranian ambassador suggested that the project to translate Yakub Kolas' poems into Persian and Omar Khayyam's works into the Belarusian Language eventually result in a book. He does not rule out that this idea will be implemented in time for the next Minsk International Book Fair...
19 May 2021
Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,378 new cases, 1,303 recoveries Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,378 new cases, 1,303 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 380,089 cases...
19 May 2021
Yakub Kolas and Omar Khayyam exposition opens in Minsk Yakub Kolas and Omar Khayyam exposition opens in Minsk
It was stressed at the opening of the exhibition that Yakub Kolas and Omar Khayyam are strong dominants of Belarusian and Iranian cultures. Their works are a peculiar collection of philosophical thoughts and approaches to reality. The poetry of Yakub Kolas and Omar Khayyam is the culmination of their long and difficult journey to the truth...
19 May 2021
Sasnovich moves to Serbia Open last 16 Sasnovich moves to Serbia Open last 16
Belarus’ world number 103 Aliaksandra Sasnovich went off to a good start at the Serbia Open in Belgrade seeing off world number 145 Xiyu Wang of China 6-7 (6-8), 6-0, 6-2 in two hours and 33 minutes. The Belarusian will next play Spain’s world number 172 Cristina Bucsa...
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