Guardian: The temple of liberty totters

Society Many former Soviet nations lost on the road to democracy. And it looks like, nobody cared. This was announced today writes Peter Preston in the newspaper The Guardian.

We are so used to Silvio Berlusconi, which have even stopped to wonder. What? New Italian law banning listen to telephone conversations Prime Minister and his cronies? After all, their "private life" is much more important than anything else, what's going on on the dark side of social life? What? New draconian conditions that do not allow newspapers to fully and completely describe the case before it gets to court —

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On Sakhalin put into operation a new railway bridge

At the end of last week, on the railway line Korsakov — Nogliki near the village of New commissioned a railway bridge. It is the largest bridge on the east coast of Sakhalin, its length is 149 meters.

 Photo source:sakh.com

Construction of the bridge began two years ago, experts Mostootryad Sakhalin, the total cost of about 400 million rubles.

— In accordance with the project this bridge erected on a new axis, — the deputy chief Mostootryad Julia Yahmeneva. — It is possible to get away from the railroad workers of the two curves of small

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The ex-colonel of the GRU, justified in the case of Anatoly Chubais, the Finance Ministry has seized 450 thousand

Moscow Tverskaya tribunal on Friday sought to Finance 450 thousand rubles in favor of the former GRU Colonel Vladimir Kvachkova, demanded from the authorities of non-pecuniary damages in the amount of 50 million rubles for the prosecution in the case of the assassination attempt on the former head of RAO "UES of the Russian Federation" Anatoly Chubais.

So makarom referee Eugene Commissioners partly granted the petition Kvachkova, acquitted in the case, the RIA "Announcements". After the announcement of the court decision Kvachkova representative said that it would be challenged by them.

Amount of the claim has been calculated taking

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Minsk City Council won the Battle of Grunwald pillows

Society Minsk city executive committee does not allow to take place in Minsk, "Pillow Fight" on the occasion of the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Grunwald.

"Due to the fact that the statement of the IPO" Historian "on mass action does not meet the requirements of Article 5. 5 of the Law" On Mass Events "Minsk city executive committee does not permit the activities at the site next to the building of the National Library", — explained in the response, who signed vice-chairman Minsk City Executive Committee Mikhail Titenkov.

Public Association "Historian" is the organizer of fighting with pillows.

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On Sakhalin, there were modern seismic

On Sakhalin completely refitted local seismic station. They are equipped with modern sensors and advanced computer programs to predict earthquakes. Only four of these stations around the clock to monitor the area of 3,000,000 square kilometers. Strong signal notifies duty equipment — in the area of responsibility of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk seismic earthquake. This time shift breathed a sigh of relief — it's just a nuisance. Bowels of the earth while sleeping peacefully.

"Station of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk registers earthquakes around the world, but the zone of responsibility of our branch about 3 million square kilometers," — said the director of the

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BBC Wonders of the Universe — Destiny

December 19, 2011 4:17

Who are we? Why are we here? Where did we come from? This is the most fundamental and eternal questions that we can ask. And it is an integral part of human nature, which seek to find the answers. We can trace our ancestry for hundreds of thousands of years before the dawn of mankind.

But in reality our story extends much further — it starts at the beginning of the universe. Our universe was born about 13.7 billion years ago, and today it is filled with more than 100 billion galaxies.

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Operation of nostalgia for the Soviet Union — the last resource Russian authorities

After a couple of years, but he is exhausted and, raising the inevitable prepyadstviya

This week recognizable political scientist Eugene Mishchenko presented a report which said that a state-run "Politburo"Among the members of which he took the closest associates of Vladimir Putin — Dmitry Medvedev, Igor Sechin, Chemezov and many others.

The report aroused great enthusiasm, while not a statement of fact that Putin has the ambiance and the people coming into it, very influential, as the very word "Politburo." It seems that word has a magical effect on the mind. Probably be a member of the Political Bureau and

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Heat from Europe will soon get to central Russia

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Wolfhound. Aryan alphabet. Legend of the progenitors

December 14, 2011 20:26

Along with the power of knowledge Aryans worshiped. Arias by knowledge not understand abstract esoteric and philosophical theory, which in our time a great many, but the particular technology to achieve certain goals.

We Aryans had developed written and there was a very specific script that has a vague resemblance to known now runic signs. All members of the genus known typeface characters alphabet, but used it differently. Ordinary members of the family, for example to "write" only on the ground or on the sand. Apply the same runes on more durable materials were entitled

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DRDO is developing ultralight UAV

Indian defense research organization and development DRDO is developing ultra-light unmanned aircraft that can be used for intelligence purposes for the benefit of small units, reports Zeenews.com March 24.

«Apparatus Micro Air Vehicle (MAV) has a wingspan of 300 mm and a weight of 300 grams, resettled daily television camera, a cruising speed of 20 knots (37 km / h), the operating altitude of 30-100 meters,» according to a yearly report to the Ministry of Defence of India.

UAV MAV can be used to provide «near situational awareness of troops within 2-km», it is expected that

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