In the UK there were “glowing” mountain (photo) The participants of the festival turned on the lights for charity. A fascinating spectacle could observe the guests of the Lakeland festival of lights. Publication from Castlerigg Hall Caravan Park (@castlerigghall) May 7, 2018 at 12:52 PDT During the download an error has occurred.More than 700 volunteers have settled in a long chain along the ridge of a on Catbells mountain in the UK and simultaneously turn on the flashlight. The festival of lights is held for several years with a charitable purpose. This year the organizers of the event raised funds for the earthquake victims in Nepal. The publication of Rachel Botterill (@rachel.botterill) 7 May 2018 3:14 PDT During the download an error has occurred. Guests of the festival were happy to share snapshots in social networks. Publication from Jillian Geary (@psychojillbob) May 5, 2018 at 2:03 PDT During the download
How looks the most extreme swing in the world (photos) In China, you can tickle your nerves with the help of “flying” over a 300-meter precipice. In extreme amusement Park Wansheng Ordovician in the Chinese province of Chongqing has opened a new unusual attraction. It is a giant swing on the 18-meter ropes, which are located on the edge of a 300 metre sheer cliffs. Would YOU take a ride on it? Giant swing with ropes 60ft long opens on the edge of a 1,000 ft cliff in China https://t.co/Opbs9Co9Re — News In The World (@NewsInTheWorld) May 6, 2018 Despite the fact that people only wear seat belts, and beneath the rock there is a protective mesh, the Park staff claim that the attraction is completely safe. But not everyone can ride on the extreme swing — here’s a special “face-control”. So, visitors must be from 18 to 48 years,
The study showed that all roads really lead to Rome A team of researchers decided to find out, is it true the famous saying. Team Moovel Lab from Stuttgart studied land routes in Europe, the study of mobility in cities. The network of roads covering 26 503 452 km2, scientists have identified 486 713 starting points from which was going to get to Rome, and put them on the map of European streets. The algorithm, developed specifically for the project, it took over 5 hours to build the shortest routes from given points to the capital of Italy. The study used data from the Open Street Map software and open source. The result is a map where all roads lead to Rome. The more you used a particular route, especially a thick line he had marked on the map. In the heyday of the Roman Empire created a vast network
© Sergey Bobylev/TASS MOSCOW, may 7. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has set the future government targets for the next six years. The head of state continued the tradition of the signing of the may decrees, by analogy with the 11 policy documents approved by may 7, 2012, after his last inauguration. This time four hours later after taking office, he signed only one document, but the 19-page Ordinance covers 12 areas, and each of them set specific targets.
Speaker of the state Duma of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Volodin © Mikhail Metzel/TASS MOSCOW, may 7. /TASS/. Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said Monday that the announced candidate for the post of Chairman of the government Dmitry Medvedev during the meeting with the faction “United Russia” candidates of Vice premiers in the new Cabinet is distinguished by professionalism and experience. “This is a candidate that State Duma deputies are well aware of working together, they were in the government of Dmitry Medvedev at a large school, showing themselves to be professionals in a situation of challenges and the economic crisis”, – told reporters the head of the lower house of the Russian Parliament. He noted that “Anton Siluanov, Tatyana Golikova, Dmitry Kozak, Alexei Gordeyev, are people really showed their best professional qualities, and that is why they will be led by key members of the government”.
In Dubai tried to kidnap the Ukrainian tourist MOSCOW, may 7 — RIA Novosti. In Dubai, two men were charged that they, posing as policemen, abducted a tourist from Ukraine, reports Gulfnews. The trial of first instance took place on 6 may. According to the materials of the case, 19-year-old girl was walking in the morning on the street in front of her stopped a black car, the driver introduced himself a police officer and demanded to produce documents. Then the car left the passenger, took the passport of the girl and said that she would have to proceed to the plot. A tourist asked me to show ID, but she was forcibly put into a car. Later, the car stopped, the girl tried to transplant into another car. “While the accomplice driver came to my side, I opened the door and ran away, she explained. — I stopped the
“Alligator” is not returned to base As it became known””, on the night of 7 may, the Russian air and space forces (VKS) lost in Syria attack helicopter Ka-52 “alligator”. According to the official version, the machine could crash due to technical problems, according to unofficial — it was shot down by radical Islamists of MANPADS while conducting routine flight. Both pilots were killed. The disaster was the seventh for Russian helicopters and the first Ka-52 involved in the Syrian campaign from March 2016. About the crash “Alligator” in Syria, “Kommersant” was told two sources in the military authorities, noting that both crew members who served on one of the air bases of the Eastern military district, died on the spot. According to unofficial information, the Ka-52 was shot down while patrolling the Eastern territories of the Republic during the firing of MANPADS at the disposal of radical Islamists. In
The detainee at the meeting found the “deformation of moral values” The result of the meetings held on may 5 in 60 Russian cities, have become not only administrative but also criminal cases. In particular, in St. Petersburg opened a criminal case about the attack on the police in relation to Michael Zakonova. Experts say that after the outstanding shares, the investigators review video footage, and on their basis criminal case about the attack on the security forces, therefore, the detention may continue in the coming days. Dzerzhinsky district court of St. Petersburg sent under arrest for two months 25-year-old Michael Zakonova, accused of using violence against police officers (part 2 of article 318 of the criminal code of the Russian Federation) to protest actions of supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny on 5 may. According to investigators, Mr. Tsakunov struck the policeman, who detained him, and knocked his tooth
© Yuri Smityuk/TASS MOSCOW, may 8. /TASS/. Russian helicopter Ka-52 crashed in Syria, both pilots were killed. This was reported to journalists on Monday the Russian defense Ministry.
Putin signed a new decree may on the development of the Russian Federation until 2024 The President pointed out that until that time the country should be among the five largest economies in the world. 18фотографий18фотографий18фотографий MOSCOW, may 7. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree that defines the national development goals of the country for the period up to 2024. This was reported by the press service of the Kremlin. Instructions to prepare the corresponding decree Putin gave the head of his administration Anton Vaino on the results of the message to the Federal Assembly on March 1, 2018. The order stated that the document should define the national development of the Russian Federation for the period up to 2024, including the increase in population and life expectancy to 78 years by 2024 and to 80 years by 2030, increasing the quality of life of citizens, increase of