In Brussels after a gas explosion collapsed two houses

In the commune of Saint-Gilles in Brussels of domestic gas explosion hit two houses, according to RTBF. As a result, injured seven people. The incident occurred on Saturday, March 18 around 15:30 (17:30 Moscow time). After the explosion followed the fire, to extinguish which was only two hours later. “One house collapsed completely, from the other building leaving only the facade,” — said the representative of the fire Department of Brussels. According to him, one victim suffered serious injuries. — dotemirates (@dotemirateseng) 18 March 2017, 18:24

Zyuganov was invited Venediktov to a joint training session

Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov suggested that the chief editor of radio station “Echo of Moscow” Alexei Venediktov to be convinced personally that he had no heart problems. It is reported RIA Novosti on Friday, March 17. “I invite the Venediktova, or journalist of their training”, — the politician said, adding that he will ask the journalist to perform a set of exercises that he regularly performs. Chairman of the Communist party stated that the information about his failing health not true. “This is nonsense, that again spread and nothing behind it other than trying to remove a leader from the upcoming powerful advocacy of electoral battles”, — he explained. Earlier on Friday, the state Duma, the press Secretary Zyuganov Alexander Yushchenko called the rumors about the illness of the leader of the Communist party “blatant provocation”. March 17, Venediktov wrote in his Twitter that the leader of the Communist

In Moscow at a rally in honor of the anniversary of the annexation of Crimea came 150 thousand people

In Moscow the festive events, timed to the third anniversary of the annexation of Crimea to Russia, was attended by about 150 thousand people. On Saturday, March 18, “Interfax” reported the press service of the MIA. Celebrations are held on the University square in front of the Lomonosov Moscow state University. The protection of public order provide about three thousand police officers, the national guard and vigilantes. The “Spring festival” on the Sparrow hills began with sports and entertainment events and creative workshops. 17:00 there was held a rally-concert with participation of stars of the Russian stage, he completed the salute. Events on the occasion of the reunification of the Crimea with Russia also took place in many regions of Russia. For example, at a festive meeting in Vladivostok came more than 17 thousand people. In Simferopol in the procession in honor of the Crimean spring, which was held March

Aksenov wanted to make Putin President for life

Sergey Aksenov The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov said that Vladimir Putin should be President for life. He told about it on air of TV channel “Russia 24”. The journalists asked him to clarify the recent statement about the monarchy. Aksenov said that the show was two hours and for some logical chain to build, it was necessary to look first to the entire program. According to the head of the Crimea, the conversation was not about changing the constitutional order, and the powers of the leader. “I gave some analogies that, for example, if our President Mr Putin in the Soviet Union led the process, I am confident that the Union would not have collapsed. If in tsarist Russia at that time was a man of such character — smart, strong, which hurts the country, too, could be some positive things,” — said the politician. March 14, Aksenov

Police arrested a suspect in the shooting at the North of Moscow

Police arrested a suspect in the shooting at the North of Moscow Moscow. March 18. INTERFAX.RU — police arrested a suspect in the shooting on Dubininskaya street in Moscow, reported “Interfax” on Saturday the press service of the Moscow Central Directorate of police. “During carrying out of actions for search and detention of the suspect, who escaped after the conflict with shooting on the street dubninskaja, the car “Skoda” with a driver and a passenger detained by the police in the district of Beskudnikovo” — said the press officer. He added that on a scene works it is investigative-operative group, clarified all the circumstances of the incident. According to the police, after the road conflict with shooting on Dubninskaya suspect in the use of arms disappeared from the scene.

A powerful bomb exploded in the capital of Belgium

A powerful bomb exploded in the capital of Belgium The collapsed four-storey building. A powerful explosion occurred on Saturday in Brussels. The inhabitants of the commune of Saint-Gilles of Belgium’s capital witnessed the incident and posted video and photos of what is happening in the network. Heavy explosion in Brussels, Belgium. Cause unknown – At least two badly injured. — Voice of Europe (@V_of_Europe) 18 Mar 2017 The preliminary cause of the incident is named the leakage of household gas, reports House just blown up in Barriere de St Gilles, Brussels — Ian Wishart (@IanWishart) 18 Mar 2017 At the scene the emergency personnel, it is known that the explosion injured several people. Gas explosion in Brussels, at least 2 injured — Edoardo Camilli (@CamilliEdoardo) 18 Mar 2017

In St. Petersburg, the grandmother threw on the street in a stroller with a five-month granddaughter

In St. Petersburg, the grandmother threw on the street in a stroller with a five-month granddaughter Moscow. March 18. INTERFAX.RU — the police of St. Petersburg opened a criminal case against a woman who abandoned her five-month-old granddaughter unattended on the street, reported “Interfax” on Saturday the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf. Stroller with infant, law enforcement officials noticed on the street Tankista Khrustitskogo in the Kirov district of St. Petersburg on March 15. The next day the search results were found mother and grandmother of the child. “It was established that the child’s mother earlier left the child to his grandmother, saying it has no plans to contain it, then 40-year-old citizen took the stroller with his granddaughter and left at the address, hoping that the girl will find and hand over to the orphanage,” — said the representative office. A criminal

The organizers of “Eurovision-2017” we hope that all participants will arrive in Kiev

The organizers of “Eurovision-2017” we hope that all participants will arrive in Kiev GENEVA, March 17. /Offset. TASS Konstantin Gain/. The European broadcasting Union (EBU) expects that all participants of the contest “Eurovision-2017”, which will be held in Kiev, will be able to come to Ukraine. So in the Geneva headquarters of the EBU commented, at the request of TASS, the situation around the participation in the contest the Russian singer Yulia Samoilova, which the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) may deny entry into the country. The official representative of the EBU Dave Goodman on a question of the correspondent of TASS, will Russia be able to send the contest to another participant if Samoilova, the Ukrainian authorities will refuse entry into the country, avoided a direct answer, but spoke about the situation in General. “The EBU fully understands and respects the laws of Ukraine and this issue should be

In new York, held a parade in honor of St. Patrick

In new York, held a parade in honor of St. Patrick NEW YORK, Mar 17 — RIA Novosti. Parade in honor of St. Patrick held near the residence of the President of the United States in new York city: the traditional procession stretched along Fifth Avenue, between 56th and 57th street is the Trump Tower skyscraper, which has already received the unofficial title of “Northern White house.” The number of police in the area adjacent to trump tower the streets on Friday has been increased. Viewers are allowed to stay in this area as the building, and on the opposite side of the Avenue. St. Patrick’s day is celebrated annually on 17 March, not only in Ireland but far beyond. It is considered that the first parade was held in new York in 1762. However, the palm claim, and Boston. This day long love not only the descendants of Irish

Died Nobel prize winner for literature Derek Walcott

Died Nobel prize winner for literature Derek Walcott Poet and playwright, Nobel prize winner for literature Derek Walcott, died in the island country of Saint Lucia. On Friday, March 17, the Associated Press reports. The writer was 87 years old. He died at his home, cause of death not specified. Walcott received the Nobel prize in 1992 with the words “for bright poetry, full of historicism and resulting devotion to the culture in all its diversity”. In his bibliography of more than 40 collections and dramatic productions. His main work is considered the epic poem “Omeros”. He has also taught at Boston University and Harvard. Walcott was one of the contenders for the post of honorary Professor of poetry at Oxford University, but was forced to withdraw his candidacy because of anonymous letters, in which he was accused of sexual harassment, allegedly committed in 1980-ies. Derek Walcott was born in