11:30 In PicturesVaccination of teenagers against COVID-19 in Soligorsk Employees of Soligorsk Central District Hospital are visiting schools to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to teenagers aged 12 to 17 years.
10:39 EconomyBelarus' agricultural export hits record high in 2021 “Last year Belarus' agricultural export amounted to a record high of nearly $6.5 billion, up almost $700 million if compared with 2020,” Igor Brylo said.
10:21 PresidentLukashenko extends Rescuers' Day greetings The head of state stressed that by demonstrating dedication to their work, courage and bravery in the most difficult and dangerous situations, the rescuers pass every test of strength with honor and dignity.
10:01 PartnersNewly discovered asteroid to pass safely by Earth next month: Chinese observatory An asteroid half the size of a football field is set to make a near-Earth pass next month, posing no threat to the planet, the Purple Mountain Observatory of the Chinese Academy of Sciences said.
09:48 PoliticsBelarus condemns drone attack in Abu Dhabi “Belarus calls to stop attacks on the territory of friendly UAE and Saudi Arabia and supports resolution of all conflicts in the region exclusively through peaceful means,” the spokesman of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
09:29 SportAzarenka breezes into Australian Open third round Belarus' world number 25 Victoria Azarenka picked up a swift victory over world number 34 Jil Belen Teichmann of Switzerland, 6-1, 6-2, to progress into the Australian Open round three.
09:17 PartnersAwareness-raising campaign launched for rediscovered fish species in Turkiye An awareness-raising campaign has been initiated in southeastern Turkiye for the conservation of the striped loach, one of the 10 most sought-after fish species in the world.
09:01 EconomyDeputy minister: Achievements of 2021 inject confidence into Belarus' economy "Thus, the achievements of 2021 allow us to more confidently predict the further development of the country and implementation of the five-year program approved by the Belarusian People's Congress,” said Dmitry Yaroshevich.
23:44 In PicturesEpiphany celebrations in Belarus Minsk residents dive into icy waters near All Saints Church to celebrate the feast of the Epiphany.
19:20 SocietySikorsky comments on ICAO's report into Ryanair incident "On January 17 at 23h20 the Aviation Department received a working document and the fact-finding report into the event involving Ryanair flight in Belarus airspace on 23 May 2021. The document is done in English, and is 64 pages long. We are now carefully analyzing it, identifying inaccuracies that require adjusting," Artyom Sikorsky said. The report is to be considered at the ICAO session on 31 January.
18:55 SocietyBatura reelected chairman of Twin Cities association Currently, the Belarusian public association “Twin Cities” comprises representatives of 35 cities from six Belarusian regions and also the city of Minsk.
18:51 PresidentPossibility of combining posts of president and chairman of Belarusian People's Congress discussed “We have decided that we need a new Constitution. We do not know who will be elected president in the country tomorrow. This is why we need a system of checks and balances. We have found them in the form of the Belarusian People's Congress. If we make the president responsible for everything, what check and balances will there be?” the head of state stressed.
18:17 PresidentBelarus' draft new constitution described as balanced "We need to make sure that by giving the Belarusian People's Congress a constitutional status we avoid dual power in the country. All law enforcement and security bodies must be subordinate to the commander-in-chief only, no one else. Remember, we had such conversations about that. Have we avoided imbalances here?" the head of state asked.
17:05 PartnersWang Qiang steals show at Novak-less Australian Open China's Wang Qiang led China's charge at the Australian Open on Monday, producing a huge upset to send 18th seed Coco Gauff packing in the first round at Melbourne Park.
17:03 PresidentLukashenko confirms plans to hold constitutional referendum in February “I think we should hold the referendum in February as we promised,” the Belarusian leader said.