Need the news on the run? We’ve got you covered with this informative, five-minute digest of key events from Current Time’s broadcast region and beyond.
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Kyiv, Minsk, Moscow: On the hour, between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday-Friday; 1 p.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. Sunday | Ashgabat, Dushanbe, Tashkent: 1 p.m. – 8 p.m. Monday-Friday; 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. Saturday; 7 p.m. – 12 a.m. Sunday | Bishkek, Nur-Sultan: 2 p.m. – 9p.m., Monday-Friday; 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., Saturday; 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., Sunday
ABOUT THE ANCHORS
Farida Kurbangaleeva has worked in Prague as a news anchor for Current Time and Radio Liberty since 2018. A native of the Russian city of Kazan, she is a former news anchor for the state-run Rossiya-1 TV channel. She started in journalism in Kazan at the regional Tatarstan broadcasting network, where she worked as a correspondent and, later, a news anchor. She holds a degree in journalism from Kazan State University.
Egor Maximov, a native of Zhukova, Russia, holds a degree in media communications from the National Research University’s Higher School of Economics in Moscow. Before joining Current Time, he worked for the private Russian TV network Dozhd and Match.TV, among other outlets. He also previously worked for the civil-rights movement Open Russia.
Igor Sevriugin came to Current Time from the private Russian TV station Dozhd, where he worked from 2014 to 2016 as an anchor, managing editor, and parliamentary observer. He previously spent two years as the Dozhd correspondent for Russia’s Volga region. He had earlier worked as a correspondent for Russia’s TNV channel, covering news from the federal republic of Tatarstan.