09:16 SportAzarenka advances to Adelaide doubles round two On 3 January, the Belarusian-Spanish tandem saw off the Japanese pair Shuko Aoyama and Ena Shibahara, 6-4, 6-2.
09:04 PartnersExhibition in Turkish capital to highlight history of "The Little Prince" An exhibition featuring various editions of the world-famous story book "The Little Prince" is set to be held in the Turkish capital Ankara.
09:00 PresidentLukashenko signs Belarus' 2022 budget bill into law The national budget and estimated figures for the budgets of the Belarusian regions and Minsk for 2022 have been drawn up based on the provisions of program documents on the country's social and economic development, taking into account the current economic situation.
19:00 PoliticsLeaders of the five nuclear-weapon states issue statement on preventing nuclear war The leaders of the five countries reaffirmed the importance of addressing nuclear threats and emphasize the importance of preserving and complying with our bilateral and multilateral non-proliferation, disarmament, and arms control agreements and commitments.
18:54 SportYegor Sharangovich picks up seventh goal in 2021/22 NHL regular season In an away match against the Washington the Belarusian opened the scoring in the 8th minute. The Devils secured an overtime 4-3 victory. Yegor Sharangovich now has a career-long four-game point streak with three goals and five points.
18:34 PresidentNew grant program to support youth policy announced in Belarus In accordance with the document, the uses of the president's grants have been expanded. Along with science, education, healthcare and culture, grants will be provided in youth policy, too. All in all, 100 grants will be allocated (up to 20 in each sector: science, education, healthcare, culture, youth policy).
18:26 SocietyOver 3.74m Belarusians fully vaccinated against COVID-19 More than 4.862 million people in Belarus have got the first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, of them over 3.747 million have been fully vaccinated.
17:46 EconomyPrices for industrial timber keep declining at Belarusian commodity exchange In Q4 2021, the price for round timber in the domestic market continued to decline. For example, prices for high-quality softwood of A and B grades plummeted by an average of 35%, and low-quality timber - by 30%, Roman Yaniv said.
16:45 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 507 new cases, 309 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 701,699. A total of 695,154 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
15:44 SportGerasimov reaches Adelaide International main draw In the first qualifying match Egor Gerasimov needed 45 minutes to see off 17-year-old Australian Henry Lamchinniah, 6-0, 6-1.
15:05 SocietyIn Pictures: Heavy snowfall in Vitebsk The snow cover in the regional center is more than 10cm high.
14:32 PoliticsBelarusian Embassy condemns growing radicalization of Ukraine's anti-Belarusian position "The Belarusian Embassy in Ukraine sent a note to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine condemning mass participation of activists of the self-exiled Belarusian extremist opposition under the flags of Belarusian collaborators and Third Reich puppets in a nationalist march held in Kiev on 1 January with the tacit acceptance of the Ukrainian authorities, and with wide coverage in the Ukrainian media, including national TV," the diplomatic mission said.
14:00 PartnersAncient tomb chamber discovered in north China Archaeologists have unearthed a tomb with a stone outer coffin dating back to the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-534) in north China's Shanxi Province, local authorities have announced.
14:00 SocietyHoliday is over, gifts still pouring in! Attractive prices and flexible payment terms in Minsk World! The New Year is here, and this means that we will double gifts for you! Buy apartments in Minsk World!
13:09 PresidentLukashenko urges to create more jobs in Minsk satellite towns Aleksandr Lukashenko announced his plans to visit Dzerzhinsk in the spring. “It should be a pilot regional project, especially for Minsk. We need to spruce this town up and create additional jobs there, if necessary,” he stressed.