Ukraine's prosecutor-general says former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has been charged with abuse of power while in office.
The authorities in Ukraine's eastern city of Donetsk have launched an investigation into the beating of the wife of the local university's de facto rector, Yuriy Lysenko.
Public transportation workers in the east Ukrainian city of Kharkiv held a one-day strike today to protest overdue wages.
The two opposition factions in Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada have called for the dismissal of the parliament speaker and an investigation by the Prosecutor-General into the bloody brawl that erupted in the parliament chamber on December 16.
Kyiv police have appealed to all local television companies to provide video materials shot during recent anti-Tax Code protests on the city's Independence Square.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko says the Prosecutor-General's Office has opened a criminal case against her, accusing her of embezzling funds allocated as part of the Kyoto Protocol.
Ukrainian authorities have detained former environment minister Georgy Filipchuk, who is being investigated for alleged abuse of office.
About 100 veterans of the Chornobyl nuclear disaster have staged a protest on Liberty Square in Ukraine's eastern city of Kharkiv.
Ukraine's Prosecutor-General's Office says it has charged a former interior minister and ally of opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko with abuse of office and forgery.
A Moldovan cargo ship sank in bad weather off Israel's coast, but its crew of 11 Ukrainians were all rescued.
The European Union is calling for better cooperation among states that border the Danube, in hopes that the Danube basin could be as productive as Germany's Rhineland.
Corruption is on the rise in many countries, but so is the number of people willing to report incidents of it, according to a new report by the watchdog group Transparency International.