Often in schools and universities, students are burdened with a lot of tasks and tests. It is difficult to strike a balance between them. In the UK, students have often complained of overwhelming assignments. This leads to sleepless nights and poor health. It is good to work hard but not on the basis of health.
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Ukrainian film director and political prisoner Oleg Sentsov, who was illegally convicted in Russia, has become the first winner of the Ukrainian ID Award for his invincible strength in the struggle for the ideals of freedom, according to the Facebook page of the Ukrainian ID forum.
Social Policy Minister Andriy Reva says that up to 9 million Ukrainians travel abroad every year for seasonal work.
Ukrainian tourists who spent more than 24 hours at the airport in the Albanian capital of Tirana because of cancellation of their flight have flown out home.
Verkhovna Rada Human Rights Commissioner Liudmyla Denisova has urged EU ambassadors to appeal to Russian President Vladimir Putin with the request to release Ukrainian political prisoners held in Russia and in temporarily occupied Crimea.
Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade – Trade Representative of Ukraine Natalia Mykolska has been selected to participate in the fellowship program for leaders from Ukraine "Ukrainian Emerging Leaders Program" at Stanford University (USA).
Since the contactless fare payment system was launched at Kyiv subway three years ago, 29 million trips were paid with contactless cards.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko presented actor John Malkovich, Professor Nicola Franco Balloni, conductor Riccardo Muti and President of the Ravenna Festival Cristina Muti with the state awards of Ukraine at the concert “The Roads of Friendship. Ravenna-Kyiv.”
TechNovator Team has developed a wireless charger that allows charging a smartphone automatically.
The overwhelming majority of Russians - 63% - have never heard about the hunger strike of Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, who was illegally sentenced to 20 years in Russian prison.
At least 2,425 people have been evicted illegally from Crimea. In addition, 4,700 imprisoned Ukrainian citizens have been moved from Crimea to the territory of the Russian Federation.
Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova has arrived in the Polar Bear penal colony in the Russian city of Labytnangi, where political prisoner Oleg Sentsov is serving his unlawful sentence.
On Thursday, June 28, Ukraine marks the anniversary of the adoption of its Constitution.