| 11.02.2014GOMEL, 4 February (BelTA) - Since taking part in elections to municipal councils of deputies is the primary task for the Belarusian national public association Belaya Rus it is possible that the association's candidates will be represented in most of the election constituencies. The information was released by Belaya Rus Deputy Chairman Alexander Shatko. He took part in a seminar held for the Gomel Oblast branch of the association, BelTA has learned.
| 24.01.2014GOMEL, 23 January (BelTA) - The number of Indian medical students studying in Belarus might be increased up to 1,000, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Belarus Manoj Kumar Bharti told BelTA on 23 January. The Indian diplomat is currently on a visit to Gomel. Ways to increase the number of Indian medical students in Belarus had been thoroughly discussed with heads of Belarusian medical schools before.
| 16.01.2014GOMEL, 15 January (BelTA) - A water museum is to be established in Mozyr District in the Year of Hospitality, BelTA learnt from the department for ideology, culture and youth affairs of the Mozyr District Executive Committee. The museum will open in the environmental studies center in the village of Kozenki. The museum will feature several thematic expositions, like water as the basis of life, water provision network, and water conservation and saving.
| 11.01.2014OMEL, 10 January (BelTA) - The unauthorized polling of voters before or during the voting is nothing but a poor advertising or propaganda trick. The statement was made by Chairwoman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Belarus Lidia Yermoshina in Gomel on 10 January, BelTA has learned. According to Lidia Yermoshina, since such measurements lack control, the polling is done amateurishly and for specific goals.
| 09.01.2014MINSK, 9 January (BelTA) ? Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko issued a decree to present For Spiritual Revival 2013 prizes to distinguished Belarusians in recognition of their humanitarian efforts, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader. The prize has been presented to Bishop Sofrony of Mogilev and Mstislavl in recognition of his significant contribution to the spiritual revival of Belarus, social and educational activities.