England in a drunken stupor

The subjects of Elizabeth II in 2013 marked the onset of shock doses of alcohol. The police barely had time to break it up drunken fights and collect from the streets unfeeling young bodies.

In the UK, which has long surpassed the Russian Federation on the consumption of alcohol, sidewalks littered drunken scantily clad men and women who have not had the strength to rise, or at least correct clothes. The main star of the first days of the year was the police officer who conducted a live broadcast from the streets to Twitter.

According to the Daily Mail,

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Flooding in Jordan

Flooding in Jordan Natural Disasters

In Amman, the Jordanian capital, flooding occurred. Heavy rains caught the city by surprise, as well as the nearby town of Zarqa, which is 22 kilometers east of Amman. On the streets of this village were a lot of water, vehicles stopped traffic on the already congested streets.

The local people were in a panic, because the flood was a major in 10 minutes after the start of rainfall. To avoid accidents and drift cars with flooded streets, had to temporarily block traffic. Because water itself could not get off, even mine drainage

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The streets of Vancouver will cover recycled plastic

The streets of Vancouver will cover recycled plastic Facts

Most recently, city officials announced that Vancouver will be the first city in the world, which will include recycled plastic in asphalt coating for laying on the sidewalks and roads.

Recycled plastic is used for the production of various kinds of goods from iPhone to jeans, but the first time in a major city decided to get rid of plastic bottles, bags of milk and jars of yogurt in their streets, making it the material of these same streets. And it does not affect the color characteristics of the

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Flooding in Haiti

Flooding in Haiti, Natural disasters

In the city of Cap-Haitien on the north coast of Haiti Islands was a flood, which killed about 16 people, three of them were children. Flooding occurred suddenly, and many dead were not able to withstand the gushing water on the streets unsettled poor suburb of the capital of the Northern Department of Haiti. Due to flooding at the same time killed four people, who were members of the same family. The corpses of some islanders floated in the streets. Rescuers estimated water damage is extremely difficult, because there were all flooded residential neighborhoods of

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Sakurajima volcano ash fell asleep again Kagoshima

August 19, 2013. In the city of Kagoshima in southern Japan, announced an operation to clean up the streets of volcanic ash. Again.

Nearby is the Sakurajima volcano, and here, in the 500 th time this year, he "woke up". Despite the frequent eruptions commonplace they will not name. Column of steam and ash rose to five kilometers up, and the streets Kagosismy plunged into gloom.

Source: BBC Russian Service

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Streets of Shanghai will be "green boulevard"

Streets of Shanghai will be "green boulevard" save the planet

Landscaping Shanghai gaining momentum. The status of "green boulevard" will get another 53 streets. That title is a demand, as the choice will be from 80 Shanghai streets of applicants. The main condition for obtaining the status of a clean, elegant building, quiet and rich history of the street or avenue.

Also an important feature of the "green light" is the presence of a large green area of precious tree species (eg, plane trees, camphor and Kolreuter). Green areas should occupy more than 90% of all street near

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According to the U.S. is dangerous to walk the streets with a map in hand

To appear on the streets of American cities with an encyclopedia or a map in hand — then spend New Year’s Eve at the police station. The FBI has issued a directive, according to which a person, for example, reading the guide, it may be a "terrorist."

And, as stated, the more complicated the name of the book, the greater the likelihood that the holder belongs to an extremist organization. According to the agency Associated Press, intelligence agencies have detained several suspicious travelers. And they seized encyclopedias found, it would seem understandable for such publications detailed maps

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In Khabarovsk, actively introducing LED lighting

As part of the long-term target program "Energy saving and energy efficiency in the city of Khabarovsk in 2010-2015" in the regional center being actively implemented LED technology. This was reported in the press service of the Administration of the city of Khabarovsk.

Today on the streets of Gerasimova, Passenger, apple, Nagishkina, Cooper, on the Amur River Boulevard, the lane Arsenyev, in quarters on the streets Artyomovskaya, Voroshilov and Malinowski now "Gorsvet" is set 475 LED lamps. According to the calculations, it will reduce the amount of consumed electric energy of 2.3 times.

On the

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New interchange Academy Bridge was opened in Irkutsk

November 30 open to traffic on the main road junction during the Academy Bridge in Irkutsk. Completion of the right bank of approaches and interchanges substantially change the scheme of urban transport infrastructure, traffic management. Radically redistributed passenger flows and public transport, primarily hydroelectric dam and the old bridge Glazkov. It essentially removes the load from the main streets of the regional center. At peak times on the construction site was occupied by 160 workers and more than 20 pieces of road equipment. The main efforts were directed at the construction of the main course and concrete

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In Kazan, capital repairs of roads completed on 37 streets

Work continues for another 16 streets

Overhaul almost made on the streets of Kazan 37 of 63 included in the national program, on 16 streets continue repair work is building seven new roads.

Renovation completed in the streets Chistopolskaya Faizi, the Black Sea, Salimzhanova, right-and left-Bulachnaya Bulachnaya, Gorky, Bigicheva, the bridge "Millennium" with approaches Ershov, Wisniewski and others.

In Currently, time walking on the street Decembrists (dam site on Lenin). By Gagarin Street renovated section from Tufan before sunrise, in the interval from the street to the Decembrists Sunrise replaced the old heat lines, from the Decembrists to the prospectus

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