Syarhey Vostrykaw, a 33-year-old resident of Homyel, was sentenced on Thursday to death for raping and murdering two women.
The spontaneous rally began at about 4 p.m., with people making angry speeches and chanting, «Give Us Jobs!»
As many as 9,368 Ukrainian citizens have moved from their country to the Homyel region since the beginning of the year, said the press office of the Council of Ministers.
Eduard Nelyubovich, an activist of the United Civic Party resident in Homyel, has complained to the UN Human Rights Committee about the city g
A young man had his eyes cut out and his face badly disfigured in an apparent attack by intoxicated friends in Homyel late on July 21, said the interior ministry's press office.
Mikhail Zhyznewski, a Belarusian citizen killed in clashes between anti-government protesters and police in Kyiv last week...
A Homyel man whose death sentence for brutally murdering a young woman was overturned by the Supreme Court of Belarus...
Traffic police officers in the Zhytkavichy district, Homyel region, earlier this week caught a school bus driver driving under the influence of alcohol while transporting children to a school.
Opposition activists on Sunday remembered victims of Stalin's purges, laying wreaths at memorial crosses near Homyel.
Leaders of Belarusian Christian Democracy (BCD) visited Homyel on November 2, meeting with local members of the opposition party.
Supreme Court’s ruling on appeal against death sentence for Homyel man who murdered young woman to be issued on Tuesday
The Belarusian Supreme Court’s ruling on a final appeal against the death sentence imposed earlier this year on a Homyel man will be issued on Tuesday, October 22, a source at the Supreme Court told BelaPAN. The court heard the appeal on Friday.
Activists of the Spravedlivy Mir (Just World) Belarusian Party of the Left (BPL) have failed to secure permission for a series of demonstrations in Homyel after the city’s police refused to send officers to the events.
The Homyel city authorities have denied permission for two opposition demonstrations.
Residents in the Svetlahorsk district, Homyel region, have been ordered by local authorities to slaughter their hogs as a precaution against the spread of African swine fever.
Riot police officers with rock climbing skills were deployed to storm a clandestine drug laboratory in an apartment building Homyel.
Unidentified individuals have stolen wreaths laid by opposition activists at a World War II monument in Homyel on May 9 on the occasion of Victory Day.
A man in the Homyel region is facing a hefty fine for illegally killing a capercaillie.
A small village in the Homyel region has been enveloped by flood water as the River Prypyats (Pripyat) continues rising.
Opposition activist in Homyel receives anonymous threats for displaying white-red-white flag over his house
Opposition activist Kanstantsin Zhukowski on Wednesday received anonymous threats for displaying Belarus' historically national white-red-white flag over his house in Homyel.
Human rights defenders in Homyel ask police to charge them over photographs in support of Byalyatski
Leanid Sudalenka and Anatol Paplawny, human rights defenders based in Homyel, have applied to a local police station to charge them for posting photographs...