4 Sep, 2018

The EU will extend sanctions against Russia

A source in the EU Council said that the permanent representatives of 28 EU countries spoke in favor of extending individual sanctions against the Russians.

“Permanent representatives today agreed on the extension of individual restrictive measures for another 6 months,” the TASS source said.

The initiative will be considered on September 5 at the official planned meeting of the EU ambassadors, and if approved, it will be approved by the EU Council

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The Federal Penitentiary Service found 42 violations of prisoners’ rights throughout the country

FSIN in the course of large-scale inspections revealed 42 cases of unlawful actions of colony employees in relation to prisoners, said deputy director of the service Valery Maksimenko in an interview with TASS.

The Central Bank reported on the growth of inflation expectations of Russians

Inflationary expectations of Russians in August increased to 9.9% compared with 9.7% in July, while reaching the indicators of September-October 2017. This is reported on the website of the Bank of Russia

As a result of shooting in California, injured 10 people

At least 10 people were gunshot wounded in an attack in the city of San Bernardino in the US state of California, CNN reported on Monday, citing the local police.

The Ural schoolgirl did not sell the collections of Yesenin and Brodsky

A 17-year-old high school student from Yekaterinburg complained that she had not sold the books of Vladimir Mayakovsky, Sergei Yesenin and Joseph Brodsky to three different stores, since now it is a literature marked 18+.

Representatives of Poland began to inspect the wreckage of the Kaczynski plane

Representatives of the Polish side and Russian investigators began joint examination of the wreckage of the plane of Polish President Lech Kaczynski, who was smashed in 2010 near Smolensk, Interfax was informed by an official representative of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Svetlana Petrenko

Myanmar court sentenced two Reuters journalists to 7 years in prison

The Myanmar court sentenced two Reuters journalists to seven years in prison for violating the law on state secrets. This is reported by the Reuters agency.

Trains in Belgium are disrupted due to the theft of the copper cable

The schedule of passenger electric trains between the city of Namur and Brussels was torn down on Monday due to the theft of several hundred meters of copper cable, the company-operator of the railways Infrabel reported on Twitter.

In the Kuban, more than 6,000 debtors were turned off

By the end of August, more than 6,000 debtors have been disconnected from gas supply in all districts of the Krasnodar Territory. Only in the end of August from gas supply disconnected more than 1,5 thousand houses and apartments

In Sevastopol, the cameras removed violations of traffic rules by 250 million rubles

The system of photo-video recording on the roads of Sevastopol for the year revealed 670 thousand violations of traffic rules, and the total amount of fines exceeded 250 million rubles. This was announced today by Yevgeny Isakov, Deputy Director of the Department for Transport and Development of Road and Transport Infrastructure of Sevastopol.

The new GOST prohibits smoking even in campsites

Special rules for lovers of rest “savages” approved Rosstandart. The department is ready for a special GOST for tourist campsites. To place the camps the new standard allowed both on the lands of settlements and in the forest zone. Moreover, it is possible to build such a camp even in the zone of cultural heritage protection.

Minpromtorg proposed to expand the ban on the import of medical equipment

Ministry of Industry and Trade promulgated the draft government decree, which proposes to expand the list of medical products, import of which for state and municipal needs will be banned.

The student was not allowed to go to school in St. Petersburg because of his blue hair

The reason was the blue color of the student’s hair. About the incident, parents reported to the Commissioner for the Rights of the Child in St. Petersburg, Svetlana Agapitova. They said that the girl was not allowed to go to school on September 1, but refused to specify the number of the school.

To prohibit schoolchildren gadgets more than 5 thousand rubles

To forbid children to use gadgets worth more than 5,000 rubles in schools, Boris Chernyshov, deputy chairman of the State Duma Committee for Education and Science, suggested. He outlined his idea in a letter to the Minister of Education Olga Vasilyeva

In the court, a lawsuit was filed to ban “Matilda”

The Oktyabrsky District Court of St. Petersburg registered a lawsuit from Ruslan Aliyev to the studio of director Alexei Uchitel demanding that all copies of the film “Matilda” be destroyed, the St. Petersburg television channel reported.

The Ministry of Justice proposed tightening control over foreign HIV programs

It is a mandatory notification of their activities to all NGOs that plan to conduct HIV prevention in Russia, but receive money from foreign sources. Permission for work in Russia will be given after consideration of such notices.


In the Krasnoyarsk Territory since the beginning of the year, gas prices have risen

According to Krasnoyarskstat, most of all since December 2017 and till August of this year gas has risen in price in Khakassia (+ 44,8%). In the Krasnoyarsk Territory, prices rose by 40.8%. In Tuva, gas also rose in price, but slightly less – by 27.7%. From the statistics it follows that this year the prices for gas engine fuel in the Krasnoyarsk Territory did not grow only in March.

VTB Group sold its US unit

VTB Group sold its unit in the US to VTB Capital Inc, the bank’s press service reported. The company was bought out by its management, the transaction amount is not disclosed.

Scandal with Danske Bank revealed Estonia’s connection with Russian money

Danske Bank was at the center of the scandal in connection with information about money laundering by the bank. The investigation was conducted by Promontory Financial.

The investigation revealed that the Estonian branch of the bank transferred to non-residents of the country for up to $ 30 billion a year – by living in Russia and the countries of the former USSR.

“The volume of transactions of non-residents reached a maximum in 2013, the number of transactions approached 80 thousand,” the results of the investigation

Budget Deficiency of the Pension Fund

The budget deficit of the Pension Fund of Russia (RPF), associated with the formation of a funded pension, may amount to more than 23 billion rubles. in 2019, the draft law on the budget of the FIU says.

“Approve the main characteristics of the budget of the Pension Fund of Russia for 2019. The volume of the budget deficit of the Fund in the amount of 23,233,410.8 thousand rubles. in part, related to the formation of funds to finance a funded pension, “the document says.

It also indicates that the budget deficit of the FIU in the part related to the formation of funds for financing a funded pension for 2020 will amount to almost 22 billion rubles, in 2021 – 33.8 billion rubles.

The amount of the transfer from the federal budget to the FIU in 2019 will be 3 trillion 331 billion rubles, in 2020 – 3 trillion 436 billion rubles, and in 2021 – 3 trillion 332 billion rubles.

Novak called inexpedient supplies of oil products to Belarus

Duty-free deliveries of petroleum products to Belarus are economically inexpedient, now indicative balance of supplies for 2019 is being discussed. This was stated to journalists by the head of the Ministry of Energy of Russia Alexander Novak, RIA Novosti reported.

In general, there are indicative balance of zero figures for the supply of petroleum products from Russia to Belarus, because Belarus provides itself completely by processing Russian oil with its own petroleum products. – Alexander Novak, Russian politician

Debts of households in Russia are accelerating

The total volume of indebtedness of individuals to banks grew by 9.2% since the beginning of the year and amounted to 13.25 trillion rubles. For comparison, for the same period last year, the increase was 3.5%. This means that growth accelerated 2.6 times, experts say.

The classified part appeared in the Russian GDP

In early August, Rosstat published updated data on the structure of GDP for 2011-2017 in accordance with the international methodology of the 2008 SNA (“System of National Accounts 2008”). However, the state’s spending on armament, research and development is not disclosed again, RBC reports.

Within the contest-rating “Made for Childhood”

On September 25, in order to identify and promote the most successful participants in the market of the children’s goods industry, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation will sum up the results of the contest-rating “Made for Childhood”. This year the laureates will receive not only high recognition and memorable statuettes about participation, but also valuable prizes from information partners of the Congress of the children’s goods industry.

To be able to apply for participation in the contest-rating “Made for Childhood” it is possible before September 7, sending documents on paper in a closed envelope to the address: 109074, Moscow, Kitaigorodsky Proezd, 7, EXPEDITION, a copy in electronic form on e-mail: agapovaei@minprom.gov.ru phone for inquiries 8 (495) 632-88-88, ext. 19-14.

Loading on the network of Russian Railways in August increased by 2%

Loading on the network of JSC Russian Railways (RZD) in August 2018 increased by 2% compared to the same period in 2017 and amounted to 108.4 million tons, the company said.

Metalloinvest attracts 18.8 billion rubles from Gazprombank

“Metalloinvest” partially refinanced its loan portfolio at the expense of funds raised under a new loan agreement with Gazprombank, the company said. In particular, under the agreement, the company raised 18.8 billion rubles in the bank. for a period of six years.

In the largest advertising company of the world the general director was replaced

The advertising group WPP announced the appointment of a new CEO: he was 51-year-old Mark Reed. He also joined the company’s board of directors, the report said. Reid will receive 975,000 pounds sterling a year ($ 1.26 million), the report says.

Money market: interest rate swaps increase

Unlike the cross-currency swap market, in the interest rate swaps, the absence of foreign players leads to a noticeable reduction in liquidity on the supply side, and therefore we believe that the Friday dynamics in this segment was largely technical in nature

Gold has grown despite the strengthening of the dollar

Gold futures on Friday at the New York session were trading without significant changes, and completed trades insignificant growth despite the strengthening of the US dollar. So, December contracts for COMEX went up by 0.14% to $ 1,206.7 per ounce.

Russia continued to produce gas at a disputable field in the Crimea

Russia has not stopped producing gas at the largest field of the Crimean shelf – Odessa, despite the fact that it was planned to stop production from July 1. Three sources close to the state unitary enterprise Chernomorneftegaz, which is engaged in gas production in the Crimea, and a source in the government, told RBC about it.

Gazprom will increase investments to a record 1.5 trillion rubles

Gazprom may increase its investment program for 2018 to a record 1.49 trillion rubles for the history of the PAO, with 1.28 trillion rubles originally budgeted, Interfax reported. The peak of Gazprom’s planned investments was called 2019 – 1.399 trillion rubles.

Net profit of CPC under IFRS for six months increased by 117 times

The net profit of Kuzbass Fuel Company (CPC) under IFRS in the first half of 2018 increased 116.7 times compared to the same period last year and amounted to 3.033 billion rubles, the company said.

BMW will pay a € 10 million fine in connection with the diesel scandal

According to the publication, it is about 7.6 thousand cars models BMW 750xd and M550xd. According to Munich prosecutors, such a fine is adequate in this situation, since BMW intentionally did not manipulate the software of its products and did not deceive customers.

China will provide financial assistance to Africa for $ 60 billion

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered financial assistance to African countries in the amount of $ 60 billion, Reuters reports from the China-Africa Cooperation Forum.

Bloomberg: Russian billionaires have earned $ 8.735 billion since the beginning of the year

The total capital of 23 Russian dollar billionaires increased by $ 8.735 billion from the beginning of the year as of September 2. This is evidenced by the published data of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index (daily updated rating agency Bloomberg).

“Transcontainer” finally bought a new port

As previously reported, Transcontainer agreed to purchase the terminal for 1.9 billion rubles as early as August 2017, but the Federal Antimonopoly Service initially refused to approve the deal. However, as a result, the purchase was coordinated with the FAS.

The “Golden Crown” payment system started working in Vietnam

The payment system “Golden Crown” launched instant money transfer services in Vietnam, the partner was Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank (OCB, Vietnam), the press service of the Russian company reports.

“Novatek” will connect investments from China to the shipping business

Novatek’s partners COSCO and FPP will now participate in the development of the shipping company Marine Arctic Transport, their share can reach 49.9%.

Argentina will impose an additional tax for exporters

Argentine President Mauricio Macri said that the country will introduce an additional tax for exporters to reduce the budget deficit.

Schlumberger and Halliburton applied for a tender for Rosneft

Immediately two American oilfield service companies – Schlumberger Logelco and Halliburton International have applied for a tender for Rosneft to drill wells on the Sakhalin shelf, according to materials from the site of state procurement.

Chinese company will help Uzbekistan to increase oil production

The Chinese company Xibu helped specialists of Uzbekneftegaz to drill a well with the use of modern technologies at the Khartoum field in the Andijan region of Uzbekistan, the “Detailed.uz” edition reported on September 3. The new well was drilled within three months.


Putin will go to Iran to participate in the negotiations on Syria

“On September 7, Russian President Vladimir Putin will pay a working visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran to participate in the third trilateral meeting of the heads of state, the guarantors of the Astana process to assist the Syrian settlement,” the report said.

Iranian Foreign Minister arrives in Damascus for talks with Syrian President

“Mohammad Javad Zarif, at the head of the political delegation, arrived in Damascus at the official invitation of Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem for talks and consultations with his counterpart, as well as Syrian President Bashar Assad and Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis,” the Iranian Foreign Ministry said in a statement. instant messenger Soroush.

Poroshenko introduced draft amendments to the Constitution on European integration

Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko introduced in the Verkhovna Rada a draft of constitutional amendments on Ukraine’s European integration and the country’s accession to NATO. This was stated by the representative of Poroshenko in the Rada Irina Lutsenko, TV channel “112 Ukraine” reports.

Today, the President of Ukraine registered changes in the constitution of Ukraine on securing in it the European and Euro-Atlantic direction of development of Ukraine. – Irina Lutsenko, Ukrainian politician

Russia does not withdraw from the Minsk process

After the terrorist attack, it is probably difficult to talk about something with the Ukrainian side. But I repeat: this does not mean that Russia is withdrawing from the Minsk process. – Dmitry Peskov, Russian diplomat

Poroshenko promised not to impose martial law in Donbass

In 2014-2017 years. in Kiev repeatedly discussed the issue of the introduction of martial law in the Donbass, in which the leading role in the operation would pass to the army, but the authorities have not gone to this step.

Kiev has classified data on the closure of the railway communication with Russia

According to the report, the publication “Ukrainian News” sent a request to the department. In response to the request, the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine indicated that all proposals for closing the communication with Russia through the railway network are classified.

The Philippine leader apologized to Obama

The Philippine leader Rodrigo Duteret apologized for his remarks made two years ago against former US President Barack Obama, whom he called a “son of a bitch”. This is reported by the newspaper Philippine Star.

Tymoshenko urged to dismiss Cabinet for higher gas prices

The former Prime Minister of Ukraine, the leader of the Batkivshchyna Party, Yulia Tymoshenko, called on the Verkhovna Rada to resign the cabinet of ministers if they decide to raise gas prices. She made this statement at the meeting of the conciliation council of the parliament.

EU to extend sanctions against Russians

Ambassadors of 28 EU countries agreed on the extension of individual sanctions against citizens and legal entities from Russia. This was announced on Monday, September 3, by a source in the Council of the European Union.

Poroshenko urged to rename the Kiev street Kudri in honor of McCain

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko asks the Verkhovna Rada to support his appeal to the Kiev City Council to rename one of the streets of the Ukrainian capital in honor of the US Senator John McCain, the representative of the head of state in the parliament Irina Lutsenko said on Monday.

The President of Ukraine appeals and asks to support all factions of the parliament in an address to the Kyiv City Council about renaming Ivan Kudry’s street, terrorist, security officer, operative who acted against the Ukrainian national liberation movement in honor of Senator John McCain. – Irina Lutsenko, Ukrainian politician

Spain proposed a new referendum in Catalonia

In Catalonia, it is necessary to hold a referendum on self-government, said Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez. At the same time, he stressed that voting should not concern the issue of self-determination of the region, the status of which is enshrined in the Spanish Constitution.

Russia can continue to supply missile engines in the US

In 2016, the United States ordered an additional 18 RD-180 engines from Energomash. Cooperation with China and India Rogozin also said that Russia is ready to supply its rocket engines to any country in the world, including China.

Therefore, we expect that negotiations with the United States will continue. We believe that, and we are supported by the political leadership of the country, that, despite the sanctions, it is necessary to preserve the export of high-tech products. – Dmitry Rogozin, Russian politician


Trump warned Russia against the “humanitarian error” in Syria

President of the United States Donald Trump said that the possible offensive of the Syrian army in the province of Idlib would be a “great humanitarian error”, and called for not to allow this.

Syrian President Bashar Assad should not foolishly attack the province of Idlib. Russians and Iranians will make a great humanitarian mistake by taking part in this potential human tragedy. Hundreds of thousands of people can be killed. Do not let this happen. – Donald Trump, 45th US President

Japan announced the passage of a record number of Russian warships

Japan reported the passage through the Strait of La Perouse between Sakhalin and Hokkaido the largest since the Cold War warships in Russia

Russian inspectors to visit military site in Belgium

“In accordance with the Vienna Document of 2011 on confidence-building measures and security measures, the Russian inspectors team plans a visit to assess the military facility of the armed forces of Belgium,” RIA Novosti quotes him. According to him, the inspection will be carried out within one day.

The Ministry of Defense is preparing the return to the army of political deputies

The plans to return to the Russian political forces in the Russian Armed Forces were announced by the Defense Ministry. As the Izvestia newspaper writes, they will be responsible for carrying out military-political work.

Rapid Trident international exercises began in Ukraine

“Today, 2,2 thousand participants from 14 countries of different continents and oceans are solidarizing with Ukraine for its security, sovereignty and territorial integrity,” Yovanovitch said during the opening ceremony of the Rapid Trident-2018 exercises in the Lviv region, the US Embassy said on Twitter on Monday .

The General Staff forbade the commanders of the meeting at night, on holidays and on weekends

Head of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov instructed the commanders of the districts, clans and commanders of the types of troops to stop the practice of violating the rules of official time in the troops and forbade to hold service meetings at night, weekends and holidays.

Large-scale back exercises were launched in five regions of the South

The event is held simultaneously in five regions (South-East), Interfax reported. The exercises started on the morning of September 3 in the Volgograd and Astrakhan regions, in Dagestan, North Ossetia and in the Crimea. The troops will serve more than a hundred special tasks of combat support.

Special Forces exercises of Russia and Uzbekistan were held in the Central Military District

The special forces units of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Uzbekistan held joint exercises in the Samara region with the completion at the final stage of a record foot march of 80 kilometers. This was reported by the press service of the Central Military District.

Stryker was combined with Javelin

As reported by Warspot referring to the portal armytimes.com, now for the shot from ATGM the American soldier will not have to stick himself out of the Stryker. Earlier, for a shot from the ATGM, an armored personnel carrier had to be stopped, the fighter leaned out of the hatch and fired a shot.

Directly purchase American weapons

The Verkhovna Rada Committee on National Security and Defense Affairs will submit to parliament a bill allowing the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine to directly import military equipment and armament from the United States, the committee secretary Ivan Vinnik

In Iraq, killed ten people in the attack of militants IG

The head of the Kurdish security forces Asaish, Idris Rafaat, told Rudaw that as a result of the attack by the Islamic state (IG) militants in the village of Kirkuk province in northern Iraq, ten people were killed. Rafaat’s words are broadcast by RIA Novosti.

US intelligence agencies suspect Iran of delivering weapons to Lebanon

According to the television channel, suspicion of special services was caused by two flights of Qeshm Fars Air, which, according to the West, delivered weapons and components. It is noted that one of them allegedly flew from the air force base in Tehran on July 9, landing in Damascus


Ornella Muti wants to obtain Russian citizenship

Italian actress Ornella Muti told reporters about her Russian roots and admitted that she would like to have Russian citizenship. Ornella Muti plays the role of Empress Anna Ioanovna in the play “Crystal Palace”, which premiered on September 10 in the Kremlin Palace.

My grandfather was one of the doctors of the Russian Tsar. Grandmother was a pianist, in our family there is also a singer. Perhaps we are so artistic due to Russian roots. – Ornella Muti, Italian actress

The ROC was concerned about the participation of Shnurov and Basta in Golos

The first deputy head of the synodal department of the Moscow Patriarchate for interaction with society and the media, Alexander Shchipkov, on the air of the Spas television channel expressed his doubts that the leader of the Leningrad group Sergei Shnurov and rapper Vasily Vakulenko (Basta) will become good mentors at the Golos show.

My heart is broken, my family is destroyed

Rita Dakota admitted that the news of the treachery of Vlad Sokolovsky’s husband was a big blow to her. She hates her husband so much for betraying that involuntarily imagines his death. In particular, the singer noted that she began to notice the outbreak of anger.

Victoria Bonya stood in the pose of an angel, provoking rumors of pregnancy

Victoria Bonya stood in the pose of an angel, provoking rumors of pregnancy The gesture of a secular lioness interested her fans. Victoria Bonya shared a photo taken during the holidays in Spain.

Zhirinovsky starred in an agitation video for his participation in the elections

The leader of the LDPR, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, starred in an agitation video, urging citizens to participate in the election of the mayor of the capital. On the video you can see how Vladimir Volfovich stands in line with the ballot, waiting for the opportunity to vote for his candidate

The priest felt Ariana Grande’s chest at the funeral

In America, a scandal broke out that occurred during the funeral of the legendary singer Aretha Franklin. The priest felt the chest of the popular singer Ariana Grande at the funeral of a representative of the church accused of sexual harassment.

Emmanuel Vitorgan and Irina Mladik showed the grown daughter of Ethel

At the wedding of actress Catherine Arkhanova were invited guests of honor, Irina Mlodik and Emmanuel Vitorgan. The couple at the marriage ceremony came along with the little daughter Ethel, she was already six months old. Relatives and guests could not determine who the girl was like.

Blue swollen Asmus scared the appearance

The post was signed by the words: “Thank you all, the change is over!” We can assume that the actress took part in the shooting and decided to take a picture in the makeup. However, many of her subscribers photos frightened off.

The doctor put Lolita Milyavskaya on a diet

The doctor examined Lolita Milyavskaya and diagnosed malfunctioning of the kidneys – in them was sand. He planted a celebrity on a strict diet to save sick organs. Now the actress will have to eat only boiled dishes or cooked on the grill

“Third September” with Grechka or Monetochka

Pop singer Mikhail Shufutinsky said that he will consider the proposal to sing his hit “Third September” with such singers as Grechka or Monetochka, if he receives such a proposal. He told about this to the radio station “Says Moscow” on Monday, September 3.

Day of Knowledge with her ex-husband

Ekaterina Klimova held the Day of Knowledge together with her ex-husband. The actress was able to settle disagreements with Igor Petrenko, who was divorced from scandal

Yana Belyaeva told about her acquaintance with the husband of singer Ani Lorak

The alleged rival Ani Lorak Yana Belyaeva, who was seen in a karaoke bar with the husband of the Ukrainian singer Murat Nalchagioglu, told about her acquaintance with him. From her words, it happened through mutual friends.

Dave Batista can leave Disney projects because of James Gunn

Dave Batista said that he does not want to continue working with Disney because of the dismissal of the director of the franchise “Guardians of the Galaxy” James Gunn. “To be honest, I’m not sure that I want to work with Disney,” the actor said during the Jonathan Ross Show.

Sting in November will give four concerts in Russia

The Russian tour will start on November 5th in Yekaterinburg, then the British singer will go to Kazan on November 7 and to St. Petersburg on November 9. Together with Sting on the scene will be an American reggae performer of Jamaican origin Shaggy.

Eminem was accused of insulting gay feelings because of a new album

American rapper Eminem was accused of homophobic insults because of his new album Kamikaze.

Rapper Face compared Russia with the zone and criticized the ROC

The popular hip-hop artist Face released the album “The Way Inscrutable”, on the cover of which flaunts a two-headed eagle with an oil rig, as well as a sickle and a hammer. The author of obscene hits for teenagers abruptly changed his role, devoting a new release to criticism of the Russian authorities.


The new part of the “Police Academy”

American actor, screenwriter and director Steve Guttenberg, who played one of the main roles in the series of comedic films “Police Academy”, wrote in his tweet that the new part of the franchise is “on the way.”

“Madly Rich Asians” for the third time came to the leaders of the US film distribution

The film “Madly Rich Asians” directed by John Chu for the past weekend collected in the US another $ 22 million, which is only 10% less than during the last weekend (August 24-26, 2018).

The ninth episode of “Star Wars” for Donal Gleeson

Donal Gleeson admitted during the recording of Podcast Happy Sad Confused that filming the ninth episode of “Star Wars” turned his life into a nightmare. After reading the scenario, the actor began to fear that he would blurt out the details of the plot.

“I made a terrible mistake and read the script. I know everything, says the actor. – Now my terrible nightmare – to fall asleep in public transport. Wake up on the plane and see that someone is writing down your words. You wake up and realize that all this time your mouth has put words into sentences, and you say: “Skywalker did this and that and that.” You do not know how long you are talking. Some guy writes a video, someone writes down your words. And, since you’re in the air, you say, “We need to talk until we land. I can contact my bank. “

Andrei Bilanov will play in the film-portrait of Konstantin Rokossovsky

By the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War on May 9, 2020 the premiere of the film-portrait about the outstanding commander Konstantin Rokossovsky will take place. The main role in the film will be played by Andrey Bilanov. The film will tell about the fate of the only marshal in the history of the two countries – the Soviet Union and Poland.

David Cronenberg conceived to remove the “personal” series

Cronenberg hinted that the upcoming series would be very personal, but nothing more he can not tell. “Today, TV screens are becoming more and more, so the difference between going to the cinema and home viewing is almost not felt,” – said his director

Robin Wright will return to his role in the sequel “Wonder Woman”

The action of the picture “Wonder Woman 2”, directed by Patty Jenkins, who also staged the first part, will unfold in the 80s, and the main character will have to face the spies of the USSR, as well as a new dangerous rival – Cheetah, whose role went to Kristen Uig.

Irina Alferova will come to the Kazan Muslim Film Festival

On September 4, within the framework of the XIV Kazan International Muslim Film Festival, People’s Artist of Russia Irina Alferova will hold a creative meeting at the cinema complex “Riviera”. About this in its Instagram`e the director of KMFMK Milyaush Ajtuganova informed.

Pictures from five countries will be shown at the documentary film festival in Yakutia

More than 10 films of directors from Russia, Germany, France, Italy, Israel will be shown in the framework of the international documentary film festival in Yakutsk, which will be held from September 6 to 9. This was reported in the press service of the Ministry of Culture and Spiritual Development of the region.

“The opening will take place on September 6th … with the film” 24 snows. “During the festival, the viewer will be able to get acquainted with the DOCMOBIL documentary film screening program from the Goethe Institute, see the winning films of different years of the famous Doker Festival, the best documentary works of Yakut authors and adopt participation in the business program, “- said in a statement.

Trailer of the new series from Netflix “Elite”

The appearance in the classroom of people of a different level leads to tragedy. In the mysterious trailer characters of the series are at a luxury party, where they drink, have sex and exchange mysterious looks. The series “Elite” will be released on Netflix on October 5

The film “The King-Bird” won the prize of the Montreal Film Festival

The film of the Yakut director Eduard Novikov “The King-Bird” was selected for the main competition program of the 42nd Montreal Film Festival, which took place from August 23 to September 3 in Canada. “The Tsar-bird” fell into the category of full-length films, along with 23 paintings from 18 countries

Announced the title of the sixth series of “Die Hard”

As said in an interview with the publication of EmpireOnline Lorenzo Di Bonaventura, the picture will be called simply “McClane.”

“We want you to count on John McClain more than ever before,” he commented.

According to the producer in the film there will be a lot of flashbacks about the youth of the main character at the age of twenty with a little. John McClean will fight terrorists, including during the famous New York “blackout” in 1977. The exact date of release of the sixth series is not yet known


The characteristics of LG V40 ThinQ with five cameras are classified

Information shared the profile resource AndroidPit. The smartphone LG V40 is made in a frameless design with a cutout screen in the style of the iPhone X and boasts five camera modules – a double front and a triple main. The fingerprint reader is located on the back panel

New gaming smartphone Nubia Red Magic 2 will equip Snapdragon 845

A new gaming smartphone Nubia Red Magic 2, the official presentation of which is expected in the near future, equipped with the flagship processor Snapdragon 845 and additional buttons. It is assumed that the novelty will receive a price tag in the region of 500 euros.

Nokia will release a new smartphone with the codename Nokia TA-1131

Some experts believe that HMD Global has registered Nokia X7 or Nokia 9. The latter is credited with the flagship Snapdragon 845 processor, a fingerprint scanner built into the screen and a unique camera.

Motorola introduced the smartphone P30 Note

Motorola demonstrated the smartphone Motorola P30 Note in China. The device is a slightly modified Motorola One Power, but with a ZUI 4.0 shell and a 6 GB version of RAM.

Razer Mamba Wireless Gaming Mouse

The company Razer in the coming weeks will begin selling mouse Mamba Wireless game class: the manipulator is presented at the exhibition IFA 2018 in Berlin.

The novelty is designed for right-handed people. To communicate with the computer, wireless communication is used; the claimed battery life on one recharge of the battery is up to 50 hours.

PC case with panels of tempered glass

Xigmatek has announced a new computer case for gaming systems: a product called Sirocon refers to Mid Tower devices. The novelty is equipped with two panels of tempered glass: they are located in the front and side.

Leef iBridge Air can be used as a USB flash drive for iPhone

IPhone users often face the problem of lack of memory on their flagship device. As it became known, you can get rid of the inconvenience with the help of Leef iBridge Air, using this device as a wireless flash drive

Google Chrome 10 years old

Until 2013, the browser used the WebKit engine. The first public beta version of Google Chrome was released on September 2, 2008, that is, yesterday it celebrated its 10th anniversary.

China blocked the site of the broadcasting company of Australia

Observers point out that the blocking could be connected with the Australian authorities’ removal from participation in the development of mobile networks in the country of Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE. In the US, they were also denied access with accusations that Chinese equipment could be used for espionage purposes

On the smartphone Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 successfully tested 5G

The most interesting thing is that you can unmistakably know the photo of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 in the photo. Last week, the first photo of the new frameless smartphone Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 was published by Xiaomi company president Bin Lin and promised release in October.

Full-frame mirrorless camera Canon EOS R

On September 5, the announcement of a full-frame mirrorless Canon EOS R camera is expected, but the Japanese source has already gotten to know images and some technical details about this model.

It is reported that the device uses a full-frame CMOS sensor with a resolution of 30.3 megapixels and a proprietary Dual Pixel auto focus system. The camera supports 4K video recording, is equipped with a touch-sensitive rotary screen, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth adapters. The body of the device is made of magnesium alloy, it is protected from dust and drops of water. The length and width of the Canon EOS R is about 136 x 98 mm, the weight is about 580 grams

EOS R really got a new bayonet: a diameter of 54 mm, with a working length of 20 mm and 12 contacts. Together with the camera, it also debuts several lenses with a new bayonet mount: Canon RF 35mm f / 1.8 Macro IS STM, Canon RF 50mm f / 1.2L USM, Canon RF 28-70mm f / 2L USM and Canon RF 24-105mm f / 4L IS USM

Google introduced the beta version of the Ads API v0_3

The Google development team announced the beta version of the Google Ads API v0_3. Key innovations include: New search engine features: Display impressions, campaign groups, ad schedule, bid adjustments, and ad group bid adjustments

OnePlus 6 received the first firmware based on Android 9.0 Pie

Flagship smartphone OnePlus 6 received the first firmware OxygenOS, created on the basis of the new operating system Android 9.0 Pie.

December 1, 2018 will launch the first commercial network 5G

Three major mobile operators in South Korea officially confirmed that the commencement of commercial use of 5G networks in the country will begin on December 1 of this year. Thus, it is South Korea that will become the first country in the world in which 5G networks will be put into operation.

DTNO.I introduced the world’s first cover-walkie-talkie for the iPhone

Well-known manufacturer DTNO.I has presented a protected case for iPhone. This case is able not only to protect the expensive device, but also to charge it

The manufacturer immediately introduced three versions of the case – for the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X. In DTNO.I IP01 built a battery with a capacity of 3,500 mAh, the charge of which can be transferred via the cable to the iPhone.

Google released a tool for evaluating data in the blockbuster Ethereum

Google greatly simplifies the interaction with Ethereum data, opening access to a wide database. The application includes an assessment of all information contained in the blockroom. Previously, this process was very difficult, forcing to take into account many factors.


Classmates launched the tournament for the creators of mobile games

Social network Classmates together with the investment division Mail.Ru Games Ventures opened OK Instant Games Cup – championship for developers of mobile HTML5 games

All the plot additions for Anthem will be free

According to the producer, the developers did not want to separate the community of players, supplying them with different portions of the story content, so the decision was made to make all such stuff free of charge for the owners of the basic version of Anthem.

Role-playing action Hell Warders in the fall will be released on consoles

Publisher PQube and studio Anti-Gravity Game announced that the role-playing action with elements of tower defense Hell Warders will be released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch this fall. Note that on the PC it is now distributed through Steam Early Access.

Parker action Hover will be released on the console

Futuristic action game Hover will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on 18, 19 and 20 September respectively.

Valve showed the party from Artifact

At the PAX West Valve Festival, he brought his new project, which has almost nothing in common with Half-Life, Dota 2 and CS: GO, although Dota 2 and Artifact are “located” in the same universe. A number of features distinguish the game Valve and from the closest competitors in the face of Hearthstone and “Gvint.”

The developers of “Gvint” showed the first frames from the update Homecoming

At the Gwent Challenger 4 tournament, CD Projekt RED showed an eight-minute video about the Homecoming update. The developers redesigned the visual part of “Gvint”. It touched both the art of cards, and combat fields.

The Division 2 became available for pre-order

To pre-order players will be available five editions of The Division 2. In the Standard Edition includes only the game itself, in the physical edition of Washington, D.C. Edition also added lithographs, a map of Washington and another set of in-game items

UFOologist Scott Waring launches 20 new games on earnings of crypto currency

Pretty well-known Taiwanese ufologist Scott Waring said on his official website that soon his own 20 games on earnings of crypto-currency are expected to be released. Currently, the testing of new products is taking place.

Sable will send players to the desert of appeasement

It’s strange that Microsoft did not reveal in advance what “unannounced” game the press will show at the last Gamescom. It turned out to be Sable, the existence of which was first described in December 2017, and the trailer was presented at E3 2018.

The preliminary download of the client of the open beta Battlefield V started

From now on, all the major platforms can download files of the open beta Battlefield V. Despite the official requirements, the client takes about 14 GB.

Seasonal pass Battlefield 1 will be given for free

Electronic Arts and DICE continue preparations for the release of their new ambitious project, entitled “The Road to Battlefield V”. As part of this event, players could get all the add-ons for Battlefield 1 and Battlefield 4 free of charge, as well as earn equipment for Battlefield V, including weapons, camouflage, headgear and facial make-up.

Sony completely stops support for the PlayStation 2 console

Recall, PlayStation 2 went on sale in 2000. In 2012, this console was withdrawn from production in Japan, and in 2013 it was discontinued outside Japan.

TinyBuild will release futuristic RPG Hellpoint in 2019

The company tinyBuild Games announced that it will publish a futuristic role-playing action Hellpoint on PC, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One in 2019. Hellpoint is a dark role-playing action created by the Canadian studio Cradle Games

Authors Ooblets showed the combat system

In June, the Glumberland studio, working on the adventure game Ooblets, announced that it was going to completely rework the combat system. According to the developers, it would be cruel and unfriendly to throw their tiny friends into bloody fights.

Samurai action Samurai Gunn 2 will first come out on the Nintendo Switch

Double Fine Productions Publishing House and Teknopants studio announced Samurai Gunn 2, the continuation of the game released in 2013 on PC. The sequel will go on sale first on the Nintendo Switch, in early 2019, and then visit other platforms.

Valve released a free Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Valve has released a free version of one of the most popular games on Steam – Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Version Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Free Edition allows you to play for free, but with a number of limitations.


Scientists have proved the uselessness of exhausting sports

Scientists at the University of British Columbia came to the conclusion that physical exertion can be useless in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. In other words, athletes are also prone to heart disease, like people who avoid sports.

“There is no evidence that performing the exercises from the last forces helps longevity or train the heart. If you train hard, then you, rather, harm yourself “, – the scientists advise:” You should never engage in so much that the next day you find it difficult to get up, “the study indicates.

Scientists have created a method for the directed evolution of the Cas9 protein

Scientists from the United States have developed a method that facilitates the directed evolution of the Cas9 protein, which is used in the CRISPR genome editing system. This is reported in the journal Science. Scientists were able to shorten Cas9 and make it more “agile”.

Scientists have developed a material that is not subject to icing

Three-layered material, preventing icing of the surface, was developed by engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Protein that existed at the origin of life

A small primary peptide may be the precursor of a “lifetime”, and now scientists can conduct experiments to understand how these short squirrels worked at the dawn of life

Scientists have created a unique material – “Samoyed”

During the research, scientists used conductive ceramics MXene. The materials of the latter, according to experts, can differ in variety, using some other transition metals. For example, the latter include chromium, vanadium, molybdenum and others.

The universe is split for each quantum experiment

Dr. Carroll adheres to the many-world interpretation of quantum mechanics. As its name suggests, it implies the existence of many worlds. However, unlike other hypotheses about parallel worlds, this theory does not provide for their intersection. The most surprising and strange – as far as possible in quantum mechanics – is the process of the emergence of parallel realities.

“According to the multi-world interpretation of quantum mechanics, the electron is in fact in every possible position until it is measured. As soon as this happens, the universe branches out: it divides into different copies, – explains Professor Carroll. – In one copy the electron was there, and you saw it there. In another – the electron was in a different place, and it was there that you noticed it. In the third copy, the electron was in a completely different place, and you saw it there. Each possible outcome of this measurement corresponds to a separate branch of the wave function of the universe. It turns out that the whole universe is duplicated. And these duplicated universes are almost identical, except for the differences in the outcome of the direct quantum measurement. “

Physicists described two ways of blowing bubbles

American scientists have experimentally investigated the formation of oil bubbles in water and found that it is described by one of two scenarios: rapid nonequilibrium inflation or a quasi-classical “slow” process, during which the film gradually loses stability. This process is similar to the blowing of soap bubbles in the air. The article is published in Physical Review Letters.

Fruit flies were able to orient themselves on the sun

As it turned out, the fruit flies “set off”, keeping the light of the “star” as a static point in the field of view and moving at a certain angle from it. When the light was turned off, the flies, apparently, lost their ability to correct the direction of motion.

Helping specific people turned out to be useful for the brain helping

Helping others, we launch in the brain the same processes that occur when we care for children, the American researchers found. In addition, it turned out that targeted assistance, in contrast to donations to charitable organizations, reduces the activity of the brain zone involved in processing …

If a person supports a charitable organization and does not know who will receive his donation, the characteristic reaction of the brain to helping his neighbor is not observed.

Neuronet from the US automatically calculated the salary of people

The neural network analyzed the data and determined the main indicators affecting the amount of wages. Naturally, the main factors were the profession and education of the employee

The desire to impress the female with horns made the deer vulnerable to wolves

Wolves mostly attack deer who dropped their horns: adult males, dropping horns earlier than others, to grow the next breeding season, the largest, are in a very risky position, and even in the most hungry period, according to a study published in Nature .

Physicists have raised the efficiency of perovskite solar cells

Physicists from Russia and Italy have increased the efficiency of the most common type of perovskite solar cells-based on methylammonium iodide and lead-to a record 18.8 percent, adding silicon nanoparticles


NASA astronauts will fly to the ISS with the help of Boeing and SpaceX

NASA scientists said that the agency recently signed a contract with Boeing and SpaceX, according to which the named companies will take delivery of astronauts to the ISS. Sending crews will begin as early as 2019. Representatives of NASA announced the signing of long-term contracts with Boeing and SpaceX

Scientists expect to find life on satellites of Jupiter and Saturn

The scientist said that the designers of spacecraft still have to solve the problem of ensuring the return of the received samples to the Earth, whereas now this is impossible because of the imperfection of modern space vehicles.

Comet Jacobini-Zinner approaches the Earth

The researchers warned the public that a bright comet 21P / Giacobini-Zinner was rapidly approaching our planet. At present, the comet can be viewed only in a telescope, but it is likely that in the middle of September, the celestial body will be noticeable and with the naked eye.

Four possible areas for mission landing on Mars were chosen

It was learned that four potentially attractive areas were chosen for a landing on the Red Planet, Business Insider Nordic reports with reference to the chief engineer of the Martian project Paul Wooster,


The serial production of Audi e-tron

At the company Audi Brussels started mass production Audi e-tron. The first fully electric SUV brand – a truly long-awaited novelty

Chery postponed the presentation of the hybrid crossover Exeed TX

The Chinese company Chery has postponed the official debut of its hybrid crossover Exeed TX. Instead of the next year, as promised earlier, the new SUV will appear on the European market only in 2020th.

McLaren restored the 21-year-old supercar to the state of the new

In total, the program includes 64 road and 28 racing “McLarens”. Racing F1 GTR 25R – one of three supercars with a “long tail”, built for the team Gulf-Davidoff for the 1997 season.

Updated roadster Fiat 124 Spider Abarth is preparing for the premiere

The Fiat 124 Spider is a rear-wheel-drive roadster with a front-mounted engine, and the word Abarth in the name of this car means that it’s a high-performance model

The new compact Mahindra Marazzo: only diesel with “mechanics”

The Indian engineers worked together with Mahindra company Pininfarina to develop the machine. If to compare with the models we know, then by the size of Mahindra Marazzo is close to the compact Citroen Grand C4 Picasso: length – 4585 mm, width – 1866 mm.

Ford will not give up the release of models Mondeo, Galaxy and S-Max

Rumors of the collapse of the production of Ford Mondeo, Galaxy and S-Max models were not dispersed, as the press service of Ford hurried to make an official refutation. According to the representatives of the company, S-MAX and Galaxy will remain on the assembly line, and the sedan Mondeo will even receive a restyling version.

In Japan, the sale of the updated version of the crossover Honda CR-V started

Today, the Japanese market has released an updated version of the mid-size crossover Honda CR-V. Sales of the predecessor in the local market stopped 2 years ago. After a long time the dealers of the brand announced the beginning of sales of a new version of the crossover, which repeats the European modification.

Sports Kia ProCeed new generation hit the video

The company Kia conducts final tests of the serial version of the new Kia ProCeed, which is now positioned as a sports Shooting Brake

Hyundai has launched a new seven-seat crossover for tests in China

The company Hyundai has started tests of the new seven-seat crossover. On the eve of the car noticed on public roads in China, and local photo-spies have already published the first photos with a novelty

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