Serena Williams “destroyed” guests of the Royal wedding in beerpong American tennis player Serena Williams “destroyed” the wedding of the British Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle in beerpong. It is reported by British tabloid the Sun. “Serena Williams played beerpong like it’s tennis. Everyone had fun, there were even fireworks,” — said one of the visitors of the party. March 9, Williams returned to tennis. Athlete came to court tournament in Indian wells against Kazakhstan tennis player Zarina Diyas after a 13-month break connected with a birth of a child. American is 23-times winner of the tournament series “Grand slam” in singles. 36-year-old tennis player won four times at the Olympics. Bibong — drinking game, common in the United States. The aim of the game is to hit the ball ping-pong table in the beer glass on the opponent’s side. When hit, the opponent must drink the contents of
Naryshkin announced a competition of works about the Russian participation in U.S. history The Chairman of the Russian historical society (RIO) Sergey Naryshkin announced a competition of scientific research works about the participation of Russia in the development of state of the United States. St. PETERSBURG, may 21 — RIA Novosti. “The Russian historical society announces a competition of research works on the history of Russia’s participation in the development of the American state,” said Naryshkin at the meeting of the Council offices RIO in St. Petersburg. He recalled that this year marks the 200th birthday of the Russian Emperor Alexander II, who played a significant role in the formation of statehood in the United States. “During the civil war between the North and South of the Russian military ships of the squadron cruised in the West and East coast of the US, and thus kept the Northmen from the
Died Soviet film Director Aleksandr Askoldov Soviet film Director Alexander Askoldov died in a hospital in Sweden. He was 85 years old. This was reported “Interfax” with reference to close Askold. A spokesman said the Director died after a long illness. The time and place of farewell with Askoldova not yet known. He will be buried in Sweden, where I live the wife and daughter of the Director, said “Interfax”. Died film Director Alexander Askoldov pic.twitter.com/P1QOnCNRq0 — Actual (@RussiaActually) 21 may 2018 Aleksandr Askoldov was born in 1932 in Moscow. In 1966, he entered the Higher Director’s courses and as a diploma work made the film “the Commissioner” based on the story of Vasily Grossman “In the town of Berdichev”. The Soviet censorship forbade to show the picture, and the Director was dismissed with the formulation “as incompetent”. In 1988, the film “Commissar” was shown in limited release in the
Chapter Republic Of Crimea Sergey Aksenov © Sergey Fadeichev/TASS SIMFEROPOL, may 21. /TASS/. Destabilization of the situation in the Republic of Crimea is beneficial only to Ukraine, and she makes these attempts since the reunification of the Peninsula with Russia, said the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov on Monday, commenting on the suppression on the Peninsula activities of groups of extremists, created the assistant to the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada. Earlier it was reported that the FSB stopped the activities of extremist groups in the Crimea, created by Erol Valiyev – the assistant to the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Mustafa Jemilev at the direction of the wanted leader of the banned in Russia, the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov with the support of the SBU. “There is no need to have the skills of Sherlock Holmes to know where the legs grow
© Mikhail Metzel/TASS MOSCOW, may 21. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has sent a congratulatory message to Nicolas Maduro on the occasion of his reelection as President of Venezuela. This was reported by the press service of the Kremlin.
© Marina Lystseva/TASS TASS, may 21. Air defense system air force base Hamim in Syria on Monday shot down a drone, the destruction and injured in the incident. This was reported to journalists by the representative of the airbase.
The Kremlin has responded to the British report on “dirty money” from Russia British report on illicit financial flows from Russia is a manifestation of the “unprecedented Russophobic mania” and unfriendly competition, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. “We are witnessing unprecedented Russophobic mania in the UK, which manifests itself in many ways, including such”, — said the representative of the Kremlin, commenting on the report of the international Committee of the house of Commons of the British Parliament calling for new sanctions against Russian business. In the last decades of Russian big business grew, developed and implemented the “peaceful business expansion abroad”, said Peskov. “However, in recent years, we began to record the unfriendly competition, unjust and illegal. Of course, such acts harm the interests of our companies”, — he stressed. Prepared by British parliamentarians of the document — “not that other, as another step towards
Skvortsova has predicted extension of the period of childhood up to 30 years MOSCOW, may 21 — RIA Novosti. The period of childhood in the future will be the age of 30 and not before 21 years, said the Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova. According to her, this figure gradually increased: at the beginning of the great Patriotic war, he was 14 years old, 60 years — 16 years, now around the world is 21. “It is clear that time goes in one direction. To active longevity took place, you need to take care of people, starting from the moment of birth,” — said the Minister. She stressed that the main direction of development is the lengthening of the period of childhood and active adulthood. As the Minister said, now all countries regardless of their level of development, there are concepts of healthy life and life expectancy. “That
Bloomberg: China may cancel restrictions on the number of children in the family Thus, the PRC authorities want to deal with the problem of rapid aging of the population and to put an end to international criticism, the Agency said. TASS, may 21. China plans to lift all restrictions on the number of children per family. On Monday Bloomberg reported, citing sources. According to the Agency, the decision can be made before the end of this year. Thus, says Bloomberg, the Chinese authorities want to deal with the problem of rapid aging of the population and to put an end to international criticism. The policy of restricting the birth rate of “one family — one child” was introduced in China in 1979, when the state faced the threat of a population explosion. In October 2015 at the fifth Plenum of the Central Committee of the Communist party of China the
How to start a zipper For the red goblins, elves and blue jets will now be observed from the ISS. But even earth scientists much to be seen from oncoming leaders to stalkers. In the science of lightning is the season of discoveries. The ISS delivered a set of devices ASIM, whose task is to unravel the mysteries of the transient luminous phenomena reported by news agencies. For boring wording — scientific detective: in the late 1980s, scientists discovered in the upper atmosphere during thunderstorms something strange. As it turned out, there are special light phenomena, or TLE (from the English. Transient Luminous Events). They were observed before, in particular aircraft pilots but the basic science is involved in this riddle a couple of decades. These phenomena have dubbed the unusual — sprites (they are red ghosts or goblins — short flashes, which are observed mainly at night), elves (the