Today, I would like to introduce some words and expressions that are connected with the events, revolutionary events, in Ukraine.
Floods have been causing havoc in central Europe. Some areas had two months’ rain in two days. Rivers are swollen and still rising. In the Czech capital, Prague, streets normally packed with tourists are filled with soldiers and volunteers. Several people have been killed and thousands evacuated. At the zoo, the tigers are being sedated […]
Bitcoin is an unregulated, uncontrolled online currency – worth more than 500m pounds, it’s the world’s fastest growing. It can be used to buy drugs, move money across the world, or get rich quick. The people behind Bitcoin speak to the Guardian’s James Ball at their home in a squat* (занедбаний будинок) in central London.