Named the most prosperous country in the world In 2016, the most prosperous country in the world was New Zealand. According to the publication Business Insider, to such conclusion the British organization Legatum Institute, which annually component of the rating Prosperity Index. Norway, for seven years the leader in the Legatum prosperity rating, dropped to second place. She lost to New Zealand by all criteria except the level of education, safety and the environment. Third place went to Finland. This country was recognized as the best in effectiveness of government, level of democracy and guarantees the rule of law. Switzerland, a leader in the field of education, achieved fourth place in the ranking of prosperity. Read takanazuke country with the largest number of pessimists The next five positions of the list are Canada, Australia, the Netherlands, Sweden and Denmark. Britain, the former a year ago, on 15-m a place, has
The EU urged the Russian Federation to give the opportunity for Amnesty International to continue the work Before it became known that the office of the human rights organizations sealed, and the employees can’t get to jobs. Moscow. 3 Nov. INTERFAX.RU — the European Union expects that the competent authorities urgently reconsider the decision to close the Moscow office of Amnesty International and will provide unfettered access of its employees to the premises of the Bureau, said in a statement the official representative of the European external action service. “We are in touch with Amnesty International as its European headquarters, and Moscow, whose officials argue that the reasons announced by the Moscow authorities are absolutely incorrect,” — said in a communique issued Thursday in Brussels. The document stresses that “Amnesty International, along with all other organizations concerned with human rights should not be deprived of the opportunity to do their
More than 300 dead seals found on Caspian coast in Dagestan To determine the exact cause of death impossible. ASTRAKHAN, November 3. /Offset. TASS Elena Porotikova/. More than 300 dead seals found along Caspian sea coast in Dagestan. To determine the exact location and cause of death can not be reported by TASS Director of the State nature reserve “Dagestan” Kurban Kuniev who takes part in the international conference “Marine mammals of Holarctic” in Astrakhan. “Information was received on 1 November, was immediately organized the expedition, we left the territory, were 27 km and found 317 heads of dead seals. That’s a lot. But I will stress that the seals were killed on the territory of the Republic of Dagestan, their storm wind brought to us from neighboring territories, the storm was just at the end of October,” said Koniev. According to him, found animals that are still on the
The photographer came up to shoot people’s reactions to the compliments Turkish photographer Mehmet genç, working under the name “Nomad without a destination”, catches people off guard, and then videoing them. The project he calls “You’re beautiful”. The idea is simple: genç tells people: “You are so beautiful!” and then films their reaction. As seen in the photos, the result is radiant. Gench worked for six years in Istanbul, has decided not to fulfill the dream and studying photography, reports Boredpanda. Courage of fools sometimes can help you make the most important decision in life.Genç Mehmetoglu He was born and raised in the city of Samsum, but now, it seems, made his home the world. He now lives in Brazil. For travel by Mehmet can be followed on his instagram, joining more than 91,000 subscribers.
The mayor of the French city refused to lift the ban on the landing of UFOs The mayor of a small town in the commune of châteauneuf-du-Pape doesn’t want to repeal the law prohibiting UFO flights over the city and landing on its territory, according to France Bleu. In the past 62 years, the city has a law prohibiting “flying, landing or take-offs flying saucers” and the mayor refuses to cancel it. It was issued by one of the previous mayors Lucien’s Wife. In the text of the act stated that “any aircraft, known as flying saucer or flying cigar landed on the territory of the commune, must be immediately arrested.” Despite the fact that police has never had to arrest aliens, the current mayor Claude avril is in no hurry to abandon the law. “I’m not going to touch it, he says. — He gives a slight piquancy. Creates
Australia had a race of crocodiles and frogs In the Australian town of berry springs were of the race of crocodiles, toads and frogs. As reported by UPI, thus the owner of a local pub decided to compete with the prestigious Melbourne Cup, a famous horse race, which for over 150 years held in Australia in early November. To participate in the race players acquired young crocodiles with a length not more than half. To miniature reptiles were easier to distinguish from each other, they dressed up in colorful ribbons and hats. First to the finish came a little crocodile named TEB, belonging to the tourist from Melbourne. The second number of the program was the race of frogs-yeah. Lazy amphibians refused to move, so their owners had to crawl over their Pets to tag along and blow on them. After the toads competed litoria. To look at the unusual
The Memory Of Oleg Popov. The best performances of the clown. Video In Rostov-on-don, November 2, at the age of 86 years died clown Oleg Popov. 10фотографий10фотографий10фотографий The artist, who lived the last years in Germany, came to Russia on tour with a new program. Oleg Popov is one of the most famous Soviet circus performers, his career began in the 1950s, and the first time he performed as a trapeze artist, but soon changed roles and began working under the guidance of clown Pencil. Popov was famous for the image of the “Sunny clown” — one of his most popular numbers was “Ray”. “Medusa” recalls his speech.
The fisherman saved fell through the ice of an elk in the Altai region The Barnaul citizen Ivan Drachev went fishing and by the end of the day could boast only catch, if it had not become the protagonist of a serious operation to save the moose. The fisherman returned home. Suddenly he saw in the middle of the ducts of some movement. At first it seemed that the water floundering failure. He immediately rushed to help. When he came closer, he saw that wormwood was a young moose. The calf fell clearly in the middle of the ducts, the depth one and a half meters, about 40 minutes he had already floundered, broke a big hole, but it froze, sometimes swam up and put his face on the ice.posted by Ivan Drachev blog Altai fishing club According to Fisher, the thickness of the ice on the edge of the
Engineers have developed glasses that protect against face recognition system Scientists from the University Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh has developed glasses that protect their wearer from almost all recognition systems. the Production of one pair of points on a 3D printer costs only 22 cents, writes The Next Web. Developed device looks like a comical sunglasses with colored frames without glass. The method of protection is based on the fact that the system of face recognition compare the color in different parts of the face. Therefore, the glasses used colored rim that allows you to change the color of parts of the face near the eye. Glasses allow as to completely hide her identity from the artificial intelligence and to introduce another person, a properly chosen color. So, during the experiment a white male,, according to artificial intelligence, was 87% similar to actress Mila Jovovich. Facial recognition still can’t beat
In Russia the number of drug addicts may reach 4.5 million people Registered in the health authorities consist of 650 thousand drug addicts, but experts estimate there are many more, said Deputy interior Minister Igor Zubov. MOSCOW, 3 Dec — RIA Novosti. The number of drug addicts in Russia may reach 4.5 million people according to experts at the government and law enforcement, said at a meeting of the state Duma, state Secretary — Deputy Minister of internal Affairs Igor Zubov. Quantity narcodependent, standing on the account in bodies of public health, 650 million, and experts estimate that the government and law enforcement total number can be up to 4.5 million people.Igor Substantital Minister of internal Affairs He noted that the police detained every year in Russia for various drug offences 82 thousand people, including about 79 thousand Russians and 3 thousand foreigners.