Lasik joined the bus park of Yerevan

Ninety new buses imported to Armenia by private companies joined the bus park of Yerevan. The new buses have been purchased as part of the reforms undertaken by the city authorities in the field of public transport, which provide for a gradual reduction in the number of minibuses and buses replacing high capacity.

"We will continue to negotiate with the private sector to fund city routes have 200-300 buses to meet the demand," — said the Mayor of Yerevan Taron Margaryan during a trip to one of the new buses.

Since the beginning of 2012

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Cyclone rains flooded the northeast Japanese island of Honshu

Squally winds and heavy rain hit the northeastern part of the Japanese island of Honshu by a strong cyclone, in particular, they raised Miyagi prefecture — in the city of Sendai, which is located on the Pacific coast, because of rains the water rose to the knee, and in some places up to two meters, RIA Novosti reported.

Squally winds and heavy rain hit the northeastern part of the Japanese island of Honshu by a strong cyclone, in particular, they raised Miyagi prefecture — in the city of Sendai, which is located on the Pacific coast, because of rains the

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Earthquake now on Italian resorts

Emilia-Romagna again shakes. This time, the epicenter of the earthquake activity shifted to the Adriatic.

Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 occurred in the rich historical monuments in Ravenna. Its epicenter was at a depth of 25 kilometers. Severe damage to the city element not dealt.

"Some links to previous earthquakes is, after all — we are in the same geodynamic system. These aftershocks occurred in the far eastern point of the structure caused by the earthquake last days. We need time to determine whether there is a connection", — the expert of the Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology Gianluca Valensize.

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China: the release of waste water into the rivers led to the death of fish

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20.04.11.Vybros waste water has caused the death of large numbers of fish near the city of Nanjing in eastern China. Raw sewage got into nearby rivers due to the closure of the plant in water purification, which caused the deaths of thousands of fish in the waters of Jiangsu Province, said local authorities. Water treatment plant that cleans more than 100 000 tons of water a day, suspended its work on Thursday last week, due to a breakdown of the main pump. That is what led to the ingress of contaminated water into the river. Settled hot weather aggravated

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The number of victims of the typhoon in the Philippines Pablo exceeded 270 people

The number of victims of the strongest in the southern Philippines for the past 20 years, the typhoon "Pablo", according to official data of the National Civil Defence, to reached 274 Wednesday evening, injuring nearly 350 people. Earlier official reports of the death of 140 people.

"Entire families were washed away by landslides," — said on Wednesday the Minister of Internal Affairs of the Philippines, Manuel Roxas, who personally inspects the search and rescue operations on the largest island of Mindanao in the Philippines. According to him, on an island with a population of 10 million people are still missing

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Massive hole near Central City, Colorado

A massive crater on the side of the road between the towns of Black Hawk and Central City traffic slowed after the services have been forced to close lanes.

The failure occurred at the end of Gregory Street just east of Central City. Asphalt on the side of the road was absorbed by a small karst depression in the early morning on Saturday. By noon, the depression turned into the crater. Officials say about the collapse of the old mines. There is an assumption that the recent heavy rains and increased road traffic on Memorial Day could be one

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France: Record rainfall and flooding in Nancy

After heavy rains in September-Max by Nancy 22/05/2012 REUTERS

May 22. Heavy rains in eastern France last night led to flooding in the city of Nancy, whose mayor has demanded the government to declare the region a disaster. Flooding in Nancy serious material damage, accident without its casualties.

Last night in Nancy dropped record rainfall — 103 mm in just 4 hours (almost monthly average for the region). At night, 200 local firefighters received more than 800 calls and conducted dozens of evacuations of flood victims. In some places, the water level in the reservoirs up to 2

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Incessant fires in Ontario

Timminis in the Canadian city in north-eastern Ontario because of continued fighting officially declared state of emergency. Along the border of boreal forest fires are hundreds. Due to strong winds the fire easily conquering new territories, with 8-10 km wide. Near Timminisa already suffered 41,000 hectares of forest. At risk are several freeways. Caustic black smoke continues to spread around the city, creating a lot of problems to local residents. Burning wood.

Extinguish the fire from the air.

Timminis in the smoke from the fire. Kirkland Lake residents warned to immediately start evacuation if the

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New Zealand city in danger of underground eruption

Scientists warn that the city is in danger Auklend. Over the past 250,000 years have completely changed the landscape of volcanoes areas. During the study, we used a wide variety of models and devices for the study of 50 volcanoes. It became evident that the eruption will occur within the city limits, including the outskirts. Scientists agree that the real eruption Auklenda residents will be known only a few hours before the event. The territory of the volcanic field in Auklende is 360 square kilometers. The field is considered active, and scientists is difficult to determine the exact time

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Taiwan. Ghost town of San Zhi

On the northern coast of the island of Taiwan, not far from Taipei, it is worth the ghost town of San Zhi (San Zhi). It had to be comfortable resort for the rich, created a futuristic design, but an endless series of accidents led to the fact that developers have thrown it, as local were confident that the city live Ghosts…

Back in the early eighties of the last century, a group of companies under the auspices of the state began construction of an ultra-modern city.

As planned,

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