In Russian schools may be a new thing MOSCOW, 27 Mar — RIA Novosti. In Russian schools may be a new subject of “Modern Russia”, which will be studied by students in grade 11, said the Chairman of the Association of teachers of history and social studies, academician Alexander Chubaryan on Monday at the all-Russia conference “Strategy of teaching history in a secondary school.” “There is a project at all a new subject in the 11th grade, which will be called “Modern Russia”. It will be the end of the twentieth century on the history, and the elements of social science, which is, and which the subject of geography, which does not exist now in the 11th grade. In General, it’s still being discussed,” Chubaryan said. In 2013, President Vladimir Putin said that the need to develop unified textbooks of Russian history for school, which will be written in good
The Tasmanian wolf was spotted in Australia Considered extinct marsupial mammal known as the Tasmanian wolf, caught in camera traps on the Australian Cape York. For the first time the Tasmanian wolf was described in the writings of naturalist-Amateur in 1808. The last representative of this species is believed to have died in a zoo in Tasmania in 1936. The marsupial wolf was the largest of the carnivorous marsupials, at length he reached 100-130 cm and the tail — up to 180 cm resembled a dog, the torso was elongated, the limbs palceholder. The skull of the Tasmanian wolf also looked like a dog and the size might exceed the skull of an adult Dingo. However, thick at the base and thin at the end of the tail and bent rear legs reminded marsupials the origin of this predator. Hair in marsupial wolf was short, dense and rough, with grey-yellow-brown
“Third hand” to help soldiers to shoot more accurately A mechanical device will reduce the load on the hands of the fighters. Research laboratory of the U.S. Army began testing a “third hand” — a mechanical device that one end attaches to the belt of the soldier and the rifle. As the Defence Talk, such a device will allow soldiers to accurately aim, to increase the accuracy of fire or, if necessary, to free his hands. Military rifles have a relatively large mass. For example, the curb weight of the machine M4 used by the U.S. Army, is 3.4 kilograms. During combat operations the hands of soldiers quickly tire to hold the weight of such weapons. In addition, soldiers may need to defer the weapon to the side to, for example, to inspect any object. In the Research laboratory of the US Army believe that the “third hand” will greatly
Photo: RIA Novosti The state Duma approved amendments to the regulations authorizing the Commission on questions of Deputy ethics to make comments on the parliamentarians. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru” on Friday, March 24. The adoption of the corresponding resolution voted by 421 deputies, against — two. The head of the Committee Otari Arshba said that we are talking about the possibility to specify the choice on the inadmissibility of violation of ethics. MP from the Communist party Alexey Chicken questioned the need for such measures. “Threaten with a finger — it changes to the regulations are introduced?” he asked. Arshba said that the Commission received more than ten statements with respect to the MPs who did not formally violate the rules, but behave unethically. “In particular, one of your colleagues responded to the statement that he did not like it and that it stops communication in the epistolary and
Photo: RIA Novosti The state Duma adopted in the third final reading the law on changing the status of urban and rural settlements and city districts. About it reports TASS on Friday, March 24. “The law provides for the empowerment of governors and deputies of all levels (from rural village to urban districts, regional centers) to make decisions for themselves, what will happen to the settlements, which, from our point of view are unpromising”, — said the first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on the Federal device and questions of local government Irina Guseva (“United Russia”). The law provides that the territory of a subject of RF not delimited between settlements and between the settlements and urban districts. Municipal district loses the status of the municipal formation if all the settlements were part of it, merged with the urban district. The document States that the urban region includes one
Photo: RIA Novosti Russian President Vladimir Putin will present the Director of the Federal service of national guard troops Viktor Zolotov banner of Regardie. Day of national guard troops will be celebrated on March 27. “The most significant event will be the presentation of the President of the Russian Federation flag Regardie”, – told reporters the gold. According to him, at the end of the ceremony gala concert in the State Kremlin Palace. “I would like to first holiday Regardie remember. On this day in all divisions will be held open days, you will be acquainted with the life and leisure of the military, to see the weapons and special equipment,” – said the head of Regardie.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov © Mikhail Japaridze/TASS MOSCOW, March 27. /TASS/. Moscow asked the UN security Council secreting in connection with reports about the death of civilians in the bombing of Mosul. This was announced by the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov.
© Sergey Fadeichev/TASS MOSCOW, March 27. /TASS/. Authorities are checking information about the allegedly offered the minor the remuneration for participation in uncoordinated action. This was reported to journalists the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the past weekend, protests in several Russian cities.
The Kremlin reacted to the anti-corruption rallies in Russia The past yesterday in Moscow the meeting is a provocation, said Dmitry Peskov. The Kremlin “yours” refers to the right of Russians to Express civil position in a consistent format. In the Kremlin respected civic position of people and the right of Russians to Express civic position, consistent with the authorities format. This was stated to journalists the press-Secretary of President Dmitry Peskov, reports RBC. Peskov said that such respect, the Kremlin does not feel “for those who deliberately leads people astray, and to those who have done this before, provoking illegal actions.” “Essentially what we’ve seen in some places, especially in Moscow, is a provocation and a lie. Because those who on the eve of a very sophisticated and academic language explained that the action was lawful and not contrary to the law, they said, a pure lie,” said Sands.
Cavusoglu: Turkey is ready to take the Russians without passports Turkish foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu stressed that in this case the Russians will be able to come into the country with only domestic identity documents. ANKARA, March 27. /Offset. TASS Kirill Zharov/. Turkey intends to begin substantive discussions with the Russian transition to the mutual visits of citizens in internal identity cards. As informs on Monday TV channel NTV, reported the Turkish foreign Minister mevlüt çavuşoğlu at the meeting with the living in Antalya citizens of Russia. “Even before the sad events (shot down Turkish air force Russian su-24 November 2015 — approx. TASS), was held serious negotiations on this subject. Now, when our relationship was normalized, we can continue these negotiations,” he said. Cavusoglu said that in a short time “will begin the discussion with the adoption in Turkey of Russians arriving without passports, only with internal identity”. The