Updated at 13:48,15-08-2017

Society

18th century Bible seized by Belarusian customs officers

Homiel customs officers sent the Bible for examination. Read more...

Economy

Three new hotels to open in Minsk in 2017, nine more by 2020

Three new hotels with 640 beds will open doors to guests this year, Minsk city officials have revealed. Read more...

Politics

Statkevich arrested for 15 days for July 3 meeting

Minsk Lenin District Court has sentenced Mikalai Statkevich to 15 days of arrest for participation in a peaceful protest action on July 3. Read more...

Foreign media

A visit to Europe’s last dictatorship

Ex-Soviet Belarus only began accepting visa-free tourists this year. I had to explore one of the hardest-drinking, most WWII-nostalgic countries on Earth. Read more...