The new Zealand school was allowed to form without distinction of gender All secondary school pupils in Dunedin in New Zealand — both boys and girls can now wear the same uniform, without gender differences. School was canceled skirts and dresses, instead of typing them shorts, pants or kilt. The decision was made by the leadership of the school, after the archaic gender-based approach to school uniform criticized students. In high school, Dunedin studying more than 200 children aged 10 to 13 years. At the end of the 2015 student of the school complained that they are obliged to wear skirts. At school the girls agreed, allowing them to wear trousers. Next year the student began to walk in pants, but those pants, which was supposed to carry the rules of the school were made with the expectation of boys. It students also did not like. “The first change in
Kobzon glad that Ukraine may ban Samoilova entry into the country MOSCOW, 21 Mar — RIA Novosti. The first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on culture, people’s artist of Russia Iosif Kobzon admitted that he was “very pleased” to report that a member of the musical contest “Eurovision-2017” Yulia Samoilova may prohibit entry to Ukraine because “there is no need to go there,” he told RIA Novosti on Tuesday. The head of the security Service of Ukraine Vasily Gritsak reported yesterday that the Department has prepared a document about the ban on entry into the country Samoilova. Earlier, foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin criticised the participation Samoilova in the competition. The Russian woman visited the Crimea in 2015, without obtaining permission, the necessity which insists Kyiv. The Executive supervisor of Eurovision Jon Ola sand said that the European broadcasting Union has no claims to the Russian delegation. I
Pigeons flying over our island: the prison from which no escape MOSCOW, 20 Mar — RIA Novosti. The famous prison of Alcatraz was closed on March 21 1963. “The impenetrable”, the “most strict”, “most famous” — as it was called. Escape from Alcatraz was impossible. RIA Novosti remembered the prison-island, which claim the glory of such places of detention. Alcatraz The first on the island in the Bay of San Francisco built a protective Fort, after it was converted into a military prison, and then to prison for dangerous criminals. The location is more than successful: the island is in the middle of the Bay with strong sea currents, which provides natural insulation. The first prisoners of Alcatraz became POWs of the Civil war. To 1920-m to years of Alcatraz was converted into a Federal prison. The prison was designed for 330 people. Each prisoner began at 6:30 am with
Photo: TASS Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The text of the congratulatory letter published Monday on the Kremlin website. “Please accept my sincere congratulations on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between our countries. Over the years, the Russian-Uzbek relations have reached the level of strategic partnership” – said in greeting. Putin noted active and meaningful political dialogue between the two countries and fruitful cooperation in trade-economic, scientific-technical, humanitarian and other fields in solving problems of regional and international agenda. “I am confident that with joint efforts we will ensure further development of bilateral relations for the benefit of the friendly peoples of Russia and Uzbekistan, in the interests of strengthening peace, security and stability in Central Asia”, – concluded the
Photo: RIA Novosti Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Russia in the third week of April, reports RIA “Novosti” reported the Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, Fumio Kishida at a press briefing following the talks on security issues in the format of “2+2” in Tokyo. During the visit, is scheduled to meet Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin. “We confirmed that if circumstances permit, in the third week of April, Prime Minister Abe will visit Russia and meet President Putin. And we came to a consensus that will accelerate the preparation for the meeting of our leaders,” said Kishida. Earlier, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov confirmed that President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe will be held in 2017. It was reported that was agreed upon Abe’s visit to Russia — the far Eastern economic forum in September.
Aleppo © EPA/YOUSSEF BADAWI ALEPPO /Syria/, March 21. /TASS/. The members arrived in Syria a delegation of Russian and European parliamentarians headed by Vice-speaker of the Duma, Vladimir Vasilyev, called for Tuesday of Aleppo and spoke with residents in the Eastern part. The Syrian army has completed the operation to free Aleppo from militants in December last year. The delegation visited the school in the district Annas in Eastern Aleppo, the deputies present at the transfer of humanitarian assistance to children and their parents. Residents were given a hot meal and gifts. As the head of the Center for reconciliation for the Eastern district of Aleppo Alexei Gorobets, of the 350 students in the school 250 orphans.
The claim about Russian intervention in the presidential election declined in the United States MOSCOW, 21 Mar — RAPSI. The Federal court of South Carolina upheld the consideration of a lawsuit demanding to annul the results of U.S. presidential elections, won by Donald trump, on the grounds that the results could be affected by the intervention of Russia. As follows from the materials of the case, the statement of claim was filed by a resident of the state of Parmananda, Beharry, which insists that the elections had violated the Constitution of the United States. As the defendant was declared Congress-the speaker of the lower house of Parliament Paul Ryan and Joe Biden, who is about 36 years was a Senator from the state of Delaware. According to Beharry, the results of the election should be annulled because of US citizens supposedly was the influence including via the media. The court
At the UN General Assembly honored the memory of Vitaly Churkin UN, 21 Mar — RIA Novosti, Olga Denisova. The memory of Russia’s permanent representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin honored at the General Assembly of the United Nations. Commemorative meeting of representatives of States members of the world organization began with a minute of silence. The General Assembly on Tuesday held a special session in memory of died on 20 February, the permanent representative of Russia. At the meeting, the President of the UN Peter Thomson, the UN Secretary-General antónio Guterres, Deputy permanent representative of the United States (as the host country of the headquarters of the UN), Michelle Sisson, Chairman of the UN Security Council in March, British Ambassador Matthew Rycroft, acting permanent representative of the Russian Federation Pyotr Ilyich, as well as representatives from five regional groups — African States, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Eastern European States, zapadnoevropeiskii
In Malaysia “Russian knights” was first shown operated corkscrew LANGKAWI (Malaysia), 21 Mar — RIA Novosti. Aerobatic team “Russian knights” on Tuesday completed the flying program at the arms exhibition in Malaysia Langkawi LIMA-2017, demonstrating the highest aerobatics, told RIA Novosti the leader of the group, Colonel Andrei Alexeev. The pilots group first performed abroad at the su-30SM. “We showed aerobatics using the super-maneuverability of the su-30CM. In particular, in the skies over Langkawi was first shown operated corkscrew, as well as passage at a low speed, “bell” Cobra Pugachev, flying on a collision course, the rotation at supercritical angles of attack,” — said Alekseev. According to him, Malaysia arrived five su-30CM from the “Russian knights”. Are the pilots on the four cars, one spare.
Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei Ideas of equality and feminism — Zionist conspiracy. This was stated by the Supreme leader (Rahbar) Ayatollah Khamenei, his word, reports The Independent. “Turning women into a commodity and an object for satisfaction, which occurs in the West, is likely one of the Jewish conspiracy for the destruction of society,” — said the Iranian leader. He added that Western thinkers advocated the equality of the sexes and feminism, already regret the disorder, which the public brought their ideas. Khamenei said that the ideal woman is Fatima, daughter of prophet Muhammad. The publication notes that, according to Iranian news agencies, the Supreme leader expressed hope that the Iranians, raising the question of equality, don’t base your views on Western misconceptions. In Iran there are strict rules regarding behavior of women: for example, on 19 January arrested a female bodybuilder, which published photos from the gym. July 29,