The US can toughen the procedure for issuing visas and green cards to already legally resident migrants in the United States. With such an initiative, the Ministry of Internal Security came forward.
The agency submitted a 447-page document that involves refusal to applicants who previously enjoyed social support, including medical services under the Medicaid program, food coupons or social housing.
In some cases, applicants will require $ 10 thousand as collateral when reviewing the application. With such measures, the authorities want a guarantee that the applicant will be able to provide for himself.
The initiative has to pass a public discussion, which may take about a year, said the agency RIA Novosti.
Briefly about the main thing … ..
Lukashenko spoke about “hard and productive” talks with Putin
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko called negotiations with Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Sochi difficult but effective. Earlier, the Russian president said that it was necessary to “check the clock” with Belarus on some important issues.
The main part of the talks was one-on-one with the president. Negotiations lasted six hours, even more. And frankly, it was not even difficult, but difficult negotiations. But effective. – Alexander Lukashenko
China urged the US to lift sanctions because of Russian weapons
China called on the United States to “correct the mistake” and abolish the imposed sanctions related to the continuation of military cooperation between China and Russia.
“The Chinese side expresses strong indignation over the unreasonable practices of the United States,” said Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang.
China refused new trade talks with the US
It is noted that consultations between Washington and Beijing were to be held in the coming days, but the escalation of the trade confrontation between the two countries led to their abolition. Earlier, the US announced the introduction of new duties for $ 200 billion on goods from China.
Putin expressed his condolences over the death of the President of Vietnam
Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a telegram to the Secretary-General of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, Nguyen Phu Trong, with condolences on the death of President Chiang Dai Kuang. This is reported on the Kremlin website.
Poroshenko sued the BBC for libel
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko sued the British television and radio company BBC because of the publication that he paid for a meeting with the American leader Donald Trump. This is reported by the newspaper Daily Telegraph with reference to the document received at the disposal.
Express: Merkel publicly insulted May
German Chancellor Angela Merkel publicly insulted British Prime Minister Theresa May, refusing to shake hands with her, reports the Daily Express. The incident occurred at an informal meeting of EU leaders in Salzburg on Thursday, September 20.
Ukraine sent a note to Russia on the dissolution of the treaty of friendship
Ukraine sent a note to the Russian Federation on non-renewal. The 1997 Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Partnership. This was announced at a briefing on Friday by Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin
Pusilin submitted documents for participation in the elections of the head of the People’s Democratic Republic
Let’s remind, the extraordinary elections of the head of the Donetsk People’s Republic will be held on November 11. Earlier, the deputies decided to terminate prematurely the authority of the head of the DNR, Alexander Zakharchenko, in connection with his death and appoint temporarily acting chairman of the People’s Council Denis Pushilin.
Today I submitted documents that correspond to the list. I received the appropriate certificate. I hope that the elections will be fair, and the person for whom the majority of citizens of the Donetsk People’s Republic will vote will win. – Denis Pushilin
China agreed to partner with the MAKS-2019 airshow
According to Manturov, “colleagues agreed and accepted our invitation.” The minister also recalled that several years ago Russia invited China to become a partner country at the exhibition “Innoprom” and, as always, “it was presented at a decent level, large-scale.”
Kim Jong-un intends to come to Seoul in December
“Chairman Kim Jong-un said that he would visit Seoul in December,” said Song Gyeong-sik. The agency specifies that Song Gyeong-Sik was one of the members of the South Korean delegation that accompanied President of South Korea Moon Je In in his visit to the DPRK.
Pompeo: US will exert pressure on Venezuela
Pompeo explained that in the near future US authorities will take a number of steps aimed at increasing pressure on representatives of the Venezuelan leadership, which, in Washington’s opinion, acts “contrary to the interests of the people of Venezuela.”
“We are determined to ensure that the people of Venezuela can express their views,” the US Secretary of State said.
Hungarian Foreign Ministry called to discuss anti-Russian sanctions
Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Siyarto believes that the European Union should discuss the issue of maintaining or lifting sanctions against Russia, and not automatically renew them. He said this in an interview with RT TV, RIA Novosti reports.
We even openly stated here that Russia will never violate the unity of the European Union, because the unity of the EU is a value. On the other hand, we made it clear that there should be a dialogue and an honest and direct discussion of whether the sanctions were successful or not. – Peter Siyarto, Hungarian politician
Ukrainians contribute to the “Peacemaker” for Hungarian passports
It is noted that all the evidence that these people have the illegal citizenship of Hungary, received confirmation. The site contains the names of these people, as well as some of their photos. Earlier, one of the founders of the legendary group Pink Floyd Roger Waters also got to the base of the “Peacemaker”.
The Times reported on May’s preparations for early parliamentary elections
The purpose of the vote is to enlist the support of May’s position on Brexit and to retain the chair of the British government. The environment of the Prime Minister of Great Britain hopes due to early elections to reduce the internal opposition
China canceled the visit to the US commander of the Navy because of sanctions
China abolished the visit to the US commander of the naval forces of the People’s Liberation Army Shen Jinlong to participate in the 23rd international symposium, the report said the Ministry of Defense of the PRC.
China and India invest $ 485 million in gold mining in Transbaikalia
The Chinese company China National Gold and Indian SUN Gold are investing $ 420 million and $ 65 million respectively in the development of the Klyuchevskoye gold deposit in the Trans-Baikal region. This was reported in the Ministry of Industry and Trade, reports RIA Novosti.
“Romir” recorded a reduction in the amount of free money from the population
The volume of free money in the Russian population in August fell by 12.9% compared to July 2018 and amounted to 23,600 rubles. This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the research of the holding company “Romir”. In June, sociologists recorded a record growth of free money in the hands of the population.
Allocate money for new construction projects after the completion of the old
In the Accounts Chamber (JV) it was proposed to allocate to the regions budget funds for the construction of new facilities after the completion of the old ones. This was stated by Izvestiya to the head of the chamber Alexei Kudrin. According to him, this measure will reduce the volume of long-term construction in the regions.
The authorities will oblige Gazprom to pay in the budget 8.78 billion rubles
We are talking about the return of 8 billion 780.4 million rubles. The State Duma in July approved the government’s proposed amendments to the Tax Code, for which Gazprom temporarily (from September 1 to December 31, 2018) increased the calculation of the tax on mining operations (NDPI).
The monetary base in Russia grew by 102 billion rubles in a week
The volume of monetary base in the narrow definition in Russia on September 14 amounted to 10 trillion 461.8 billion rubles, the Bank of Russia’s press service reported. As of September 7, the monetary base in Russia was 10 trillion 359.8 billion rubles.
The US extended the deadline for completion of transactions with RusAl and En + until November 12
The United States extended the deadline for investors to complete transactions with Rusal and EN + until November 12. The announcement is posted on the website of the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the US Treasury Department (OFAC). The same terms will be applied to legal entities, which are 50% or more belong to these groups.
Sberbank raised rates on dollar deposits
Sberbank of Russia raised interest rates on deposits in dollars, it follows from the information on the website of the state bank. For the deposit “save” the maximum rate in dollars when opening an online deposit is now 2% per annum, previously it was 1.35% per annum.
In Russia, there is a growing number of schemes of illegal cashings
Annually billions of rubles are taken out of doubtful schemes abroad. Experts warn that tightening regulation will not help to eliminate the market of “black” cash – only the commission for services will increase. Banks ceased to actively engage in cash – this intercept was intercepted by the markets.
Plans of UC Rusal to create a trading company in China
The Russian aluminum producer UC Rusal plans to set up a trading company in China due to sanctions restrictions for Western consumers, Reuters reports citing three sources familiar with the situation
The Ministry of Finance proposed to raise taxes for oil industry workers
The Ministry of Finance suggested that the government raise the mineral extraction tax (MET) for oil companies to partially compensate for the increase in the subsidy for gasoline to contain gasoline prices. The increase in subsidies to oil workers at the expense of budget revenues, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak approved last week.
The freight turnover of NCSP in January-July decreased by 3.3%
The consolidated cargo turnover of the NCSP Group in January-July of 2018 amounted to 82,351 thousand tons, which is 3.3% lower than the same period in 2017, the company’s report says. At the same time, the company notes the preservation of positive trends in the growth of transshipment of oil products and grain.
The factory marriage of General Electric led to the closure of two power plants
Because of the marriage in the turbines of General Electric shut down two power plants in Texas, reports the Wall Street Journal. Turbines from an American manufacturer were purchased by the energy company Exelon, which supplies electricity to 10 million customers.
Housing for Russians
According to the project of the Ministry of Construction, a total of 2.5 trillion rubles should be allocated to the implementation of the state program “Provision of affordable and comfortable housing and public services for citizens of the Russian Federation” by 2025. At the same time, the previously approved program budget was 1.1 trillion rubles.
Michelson’s company in Yamal gets a loan of 152 million rubles
Nova Energy Services Company has been approved by the Loan of the Expert Council of the Industrial Development Fund for 152.4 million rubles under the program Leasing Projects
LUKoil will supply liquefied petroleum gas to Ukraine
Previously, the right to supply to Ukraine had only Rosneft, which received permission from FSTEC in May 2017. In October 2018, about 5 thousand tons of liquefied gas will be delivered to the Ukrainian market from LUKOIL’s plants.
In Finland, two people were detained on suspicion of money laundering
In Finland, searches were conducted into the case of a company affiliated with the Russian Federation. According to local media, she was engaged in strategic buying up of land
The police detained two people as a result of a major operation involving several units and hundreds of policemen on Saturday in southwestern Finland, near the city of Turku, another seven people were interrogated, reports the Central Criminal Police of Finland.
American telecom holding Comcast will buy British Sky for $ 38 billion
By October 11, investors of Sky plc are required to put shares of the company on the market, then Comcast will entrust the right to purchase securities of the communication company. In July, Comcast did not manage to buy the 21st Century Fox itself. Thus, the winner in the dispute over the company was Disney
Kazakhstan will launch a “virtual warehouse” of coal from 2019
In Kazakhstan, work is underway to launch the “Virtual Warehouse” information system, which will increase the transparency of the coal market and reduce the shadow turnover of extracting and selling companies, the press service of the State Revenue Committee of the Ministry of Finance reported on September 21.
In China, commissioned a high-speed railway
In China, on the high-speed railway line Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong launched the first train. This was reported by the press service of the government of the special administrative region of Hong Kong.
ARMY and WEAPONS
Israel proved non-participation in the collapse of the IL-20
Moscow hosted talks between representatives of the Russian Defense Ministry and the delegation of the Israeli military, led by the commander of the Air Force of Israel, Major-General Amikam Norkin.
The Israelis brought with them a 40-page report aimed at shedding light on the incident with the Russian Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft shot down over the Mediterranean Sea on Monday. In their opinion, the materials point to Israel’s non-participation in the tragedy.
In particular, according to the Israeli version, the Syrian missile that shot down the plane was released almost an hour after the F-16 fighters left for the base
The third division of the S-400 air defense system was on duty in the Crimea
The third division of anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 Triumph from the air defense and air defense unit of the Southern Military District took up combat duty in the Crimean Yevpatoria, the information department of the Black Sea Fleet said.
Russia and the United States are conducting “behind-the-scenes” work on Syria
Washington and Moscow are conducting “backstage” work on Syria to put an end to the violence and move towards a political settlement, said US Ambassador to Russia John Huntsman.
Of course, our cooperation in Syria. We are doing the work that is going on behind the scenes to make sure that we can put an end to the violence and eventually move forward in terms of settlement and rule in Damascus. – John Huntsman, American politician
The Polish authorities would like to place the US base in the east of the country
The Polish authorities are considering the possibility of deploying an American military base in the east of the country. This was stated on Friday in an interview with RMF FM radio head of the office of the Prime Minister of Poland Michal Dvorchik.
“Everyone understands that such a decision as placing permanent American bases in Poland would be a big event, would significantly affect the security of the whole region,” said Dvorchik, stressing that “it’s still too early to talk about specific places.”
“One thing is clear: we would like such a decision to be made that the base be located somewhere on the eastern flank, in the north-east or east of Poland,” he said.
The first inflatable boat with anti-bullet protection was created in Russia
Inflatable motor boat with flexible anti-bullet protection was created in Russia. About this “Star” told the general director of JSC “Engineering” Sergei Smaglyuk.
Russian helicopters will receive new ammunition
Helicopters Ka-52 Alligator and Mi-28 Night Hunter will receive unmanaged upgraded missiles (NAR) S-13DF by the end of the year, Izvestia reports. According to the newspaper, ammunition is equipped with combat units that first penetrate the walls of the fortification, and then destroy the target with a thermobaric explosion
In Tunisia they talked about mutual trust with the US
In Tunisia, it is believed that the held summit means a good attitude on the part of the United States. It was reported that in Tunisia, with the support of the United States, a regional conference on military intelligence for North and West Africa began. The event was organized jointly with African countries (AFRICOM).
US military noticed four Russian reconnaissance aircraft near Alaska
The US military noticed four Russian reconnaissance aircraft that flew north of Alaska. This is reported in the Twitter Joint Command of the Air and Space Defense of North America (NORAD)
Heads of the Russian and NATO General Staffs Discussed International Security
During the talks, the chiefs of the Russian and NATO General Staffs discussed topical issues of international security, as well as the current state of cooperation between Russia and the North Atlantic alliance on the military line.
Ukrainian Navy off the coast of Crimea
The Russian exclusive economic zone off the coast of Crimea included two ships of the Ukrainian Navy. This was reported in the border department of the Federal Security Service of Russia in the Republic of Crimea. It is noted that the vessels “Donbass” and the tug “Korets” are located off the coast of the peninsula.
The British Air Force aircraft spent many hours exploring off the coast of the Crimea
The strategic reconnaissance aircraft of the British Air Force RC-135W spent many hours flying off the coast of the Crimea. This is evidenced by the monitoring data of Western aviation resources. British intelligence officer with the number ZZZ666 rose from the airbase Sud-Bei on the Greek island of Crete.
Air Defense of Saudi Arabia intercepted the missile of Yemeni husits
The air defense of Saudi Arabia was shot down by a ballistic missile launched by Yemeni Husitian rebels. This is reported by the television channel Al Arabiya referring to a military source. The rocket was launched from northern Yemen towards the Saudi city of Jazan.
Ukrainian military shelled the shuttle bus in the LC
According to the representative of the People’s Militia of the People’s Republic of Finland, Andrei Marochko, under a machine gun fire a bus came from Pervomaisk to Mariivka. At a time when the Ukrainian security forces started shooting, there were 15 people on the bus.
The court liquidated the movement “StopHam”
The Moscow City Court liquidated the public movement “StopHam” at the request of the Ministry of Justice, TASS reported. The organization will be excluded from the Unified State Register of Legal Entities. StopHam was founded in 2010.
Detachments of military men in the garrisons of missile forces
To date, about 300 detachments of the All-Russian Youth Military Patriotic Movement “Unarmia” have been created in the garrisons of the Strategic Missile Forces, which number more than 8,000 schoolchildren.
FAS fined the “big four” operators in the case of roaming
The Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) imposed fines on the case of national roaming on every cellular operator of the Big Four (Vimpelcom, Megafon, MTS and Tele2), said deputy head of the department Anatoly Golomolzin.
The number of Russians who believe in the harmlessness of alcohol has grown 2.5 times
During a sociological survey conducted by VTsIOM, the Russians were asked if they agreed with the opinion that there are harmless doses of alcoholic beverages. If in 2017 only 15% of respondents answered this question positively, now this number has grown to 39%.
Changing the list of banned for women professions
Minister of Labor Maxim Topilin promised in the near future to sign an order to review the list of prohibited work for women. According to him, some restrictions will be lifted, Interfax reports.
“In particular, restrictions on work in bakery production, on air, sea, river and railway transport, work as drivers of heavy vehicles and special machinery technicians are lifted,” the minister said.
Vladimir Putin abolished the transport tax
On September 21, 2018, Law No. 335-FZ was signed. This legislative act provides for the complete abolition of the transport tax for individuals and individual entrepreneurs.
Now, regardless of the car, its capacity and the number of cars, citizens will pay tax only if the vehicle is used. All taxes are now included in the price of gasoline, diesel and gas.
It is noted that all Russians who have not paid the tax since 2015, debts will be written off. In Moscow, from the banking cell, almost 15 million rubles
The police found out that an unknown person picked up the keys to the bank cell and took away the money that belonged to the director of the IT company. In the same month, the depositary of PJSC “Timer Bank” was stolen on the street of Academician Zelinsky.
The first castration of a pedophile will be held in Kazakhstan
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in April 2016 signed a large package of amendments to the legislation, which were aimed at protecting the rights of the child. Part of the norms, including chemical castration, came into force on January 1, 2018.
The court released the patient of epilepsy of the supporter of Navalny
The Kirov District Court of Yekaterinburg released from prison the epileptic patient Aleksey Navalny’s supporter Irina Norman, who was detained on September 9 at a rally against the pension reform. Judge Yekaterina Ivanchenko took the decision to release Norman.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs has coordinated with the Ministry of Health the law on work with drugs
The Ministry of Education of Russia has prepared a draft federal law on the decriminalization of liability of doctors and pharmacists for violations of the rules for the circulation of drugs that contain narcotic or psychotropic substances and do not have a high degree of danger to society.
The Investigative Committee announced the search for the owner of the contractor Roskosmos
The Investigative Committee announced the international search for Sergey Slastikhin, owner of the construction company OOO Engineering Systems, which is a contractor for Roskosmos facilities. This is reported by RBC with reference to the statement of the representative of the UK at a meeting of the Basmanny Court
In St. Petersburg fined the accomplice of the “Islamic state”
The Leninsky District Court of St. Petersburg announced a verdict against Aizhigit Aitmatov, found guilty under the article “Non-Reporting the Crime.” The case was considered in a special order, the joint press service of city courts reported.
Aitmatov was found guilty of not informing the competent authorities on the creation of extremist communities and conducting terrorist propaganda in time. The accused fully admitted his guilt. As a result, he was sentenced to a punishment not related to imprisonment, and in accordance with part 5 of Article 72 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation, a fine of 50,000 rubles was reduced to 20,000 rubles.
The sum of the living wage in Moscow is called
In the second quarter of 2018, the minimum subsistence level in Moscow was 16,463 rubles. This is 677 rubles higher than in the first quarter, when the value was 15 786 rubles. This is reported on the website of the mayor of the capital.
The Central Bank revealed signs of withdrawal of assets from the NPF Kirsana Ilyumzhinova
The interim administration has found signs of withdrawal of assets from the non-state pension fund Municipal, owned by the president of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, according to the website of the Central Bank (CB).
The UOC was told about the inventory of the property of the Moscow Patriarchate in Ukraine
The Ministry of Culture of Ukraine began inventorying the property of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate in Ukraine. This is reported by the information and educational department of the UOC-MP, reports RIA Novosti.
The US wants to tighten the issuance of green cards to migrants
The US can toughen the procedure for issuing visas and green cards to already legally resident migrants in the United States. With such an initiative, the Ministry of Internal Security came forward.
The average pension in Kazakhstan was $ 228
As of September 1, 2018, the average pension in Kazakhstan amounted to 81,174 tenge ($ 228), informs September 22 InformBuro, citing data from the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Republic. The ministry compared the average size of pensions with other countries.
Russia and Moldova signed eight agreements within the framework of the IREF
Russia and Moldova signed eight agreements and memorandums on cooperation within the framework of the Moldovan-Russian Economic Forum (SIF) held in Chisinau from September 20 to 22,
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan raised the refinancing rate immediately to 16%
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan decided to raise the refinancing rate to 16 percentage points. Earlier this figure was 14%, the CB press service reported.
Experts named the most dangerous cities in the world
Service Numbeo, collecting statistics on the quality of life in various regions of the world, published a rating of the most criminal cities in 2018. In the list of more than 300 settlements were three Russian cities.
Ranking of cities the service has spent on a parity of an index of criminality and an index of safety. Indices are calculated on the basis of statistics on committed crimes. In sum, both indices give an index of 100 points.
The most dangerous Russian city, according to Numbeo, was Novosibirsk, which ranked 137th in the ranking. The ratio of crime and safety indices for Novosibirsk was 47.15: 52.85. The rating also included Moscow (144th line) and St. Petersburg (198th place).
“VKontakte” will block a group of movements against slavery “Alternative”
In social networks, the movement receives applications from victims, places guidelines, reports on raids and the fate of victims, publishes monthly financial reports. As the founder of the movement Oleg Melnikov told RBC, VKontakte subscribers have the opportunity to make a donation.
Since this year the activists did not have strict accountability, the administrators announced that on September 23 the group would be blocked.
In Kemerovo, they can conduct an analogue of the famous Oktoberfest festival
A prominent hierarch of the Roman Catholic Church, Gerhard Ludwig Müller, arrived in Kemerovo, who met with Governor of Kuzbass Sergiy Tsivilyev. In the conversation there was talk about the possibility of holding in the capital of our region an analogue of the festival Oktoberfest
WHO: Alcohol kills more than 3 million people a year
More than three million people per year die due to consumption of alcoholic beverages. This means that alcohol is the cause of every twentieth death.
In Kenya, a trial for a week allowed a film about lesbians
In making the decision, the judge stated that in Kenya the society is not so weak that it could be shaken by viewing such a film. Temporary cancellation of the ban will allow to nominate a film for the Oscar in the category “Best film in a foreign language”
The third season of the series “Two” HBO about pornographic industry will be the last
HBO extended the series “Dvaika” about the porn industry of the 70s of the XX century for the third season and said that it would be the last
“Meridians of the Pacific” were inaugurated in Vladivostok
The 16th international film festival of the Pacific Rim countries “Meridians of the Pacific” opened in Vladivostok. The president of the festival this year was actor Alexander Mikhailov, and the guest of the opening was the Hollywood star Andy McDowell informs IA PrimaMedia.
Netflix will release a cartoon series on Diablo
Most likely, Blizzard expects to present the show at BlizzCon in early November. Diablo is the second joint project between Activision and Netflix. Two years ago the premiere of the animated series Skylanders was held.
An artist from Russia created a trailer for “Star wars” in the style of anime
Dmitry Grozov, known on the Internet under the pseudonym Ahriman, drew his version of the trailer for the fourth episode of “Star Wars”. The script is the same, but it’s all done in the style of anime
The role of Stargill in the new TV series DC
The role of Stargerle in the new serial of the serial-studio DC will be performed by actress Brack Bassinger.
Sturgerle is a girl named Courtney Whitmore, who has a number of super abilities, the character was created by Jeff Johnson himself. For the first time on the screen, Starring appeared in the animated series “Justice League”.
The first trailer for the adaptation of Alexei Ivanov’s novel Tobol
The studio “Central Partnership” on its official YouTube channel published the first trailer of the film “Tobol”, which was shot based on the book of the same name by writer Alexei Ivanov
Michael B. Jordan will perform the main role in the adaptation of the novel “Rainbow Six”
Studio Paramount Pictures plans to make films on the books “Rainbow Six” and “Without Pity” by writer Tom Clancy, and the role of John Clarke to give the actor Michael B. Jordan.
In St. Petersburg, the international film festival “The Epistle to Man” is closed.
September 21 at the closing ceremony will be presented a film by Victor Kosakovsky “Watercolor.” Earlier, the president of the review, Alexey Uchitel, said that the film was shot in the format of 96 frames per second, which is a unique technology that allows to provide “fantastic clarity” of the image.
The competitive programs of the “Epistles to Man” included 74 films, including 30 Russian premieres.
Tommy Vaiso laid out the “Room” on yutube
Director Tomi Vaiso has published on his YouTube channel the full version of the film “Komanata”, which premiered in 2003. “Room” is called the standard of talentless cinema.
The author of “Region No. 9” released a new sketch about God
Oats Studios directed by Neil Blomkamp released a new sketch about God. A video called “God: City” is posted on YouTube. According to the plot, God sends boredom and fire to the city and tornadoes
The first frames of the future film about the Joker appeared on the network
In the network appeared a video on which actor Joaquin Phoenix first appears in front of the audience in the image of the Joker. These are the first shots of the future film about Batman’s main enemy.
The painting “Sobchak’s Case” took a special prize on “The Epistle to Man”
The film “The Case of Sobchak” directed by Vera Krichevskaya about the first mayor of the Northern Capital Anatoly Sobchak received a special prize of the jury of the Russian press at the XXVIII International Film Festival “Message to Man”.
Till Lindemann will give five concerts in Russia
Famous German will visit for the first time not only St. Petersburg and Moscow, but also three more Russian cities. View and listen to the performances of the permanent leader Rammstein and the poet will also be residents of Novosibirsk, Irkutsk and Samara
Elena Vaenga released an album of duets
Album of Elena Vaenga “1 + 1 (Duets)” was released on September 21, 2018. The record was released on United Music Group. The album includes nine compositions recorded with the participation of such artists as Laima Vaikule, Intars Busulis, Mikhail Bublik and others.
Political name to a non-political album
Guitarist Guns N ‘Roses Slash released the new album “Living The Dream”, recorded with Miles Kennedy and Conspirators. A record of 12 tracks was released on Warner Music UK.
The album’s title is an ironic remark about domestic and world politics, but people interpreted it as if I were talking about myself. To some extent this is true, but the album is not about that, Slash told a new job in an interview with USA Today.
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross will write music for HBO’s “Keepers”
The executive producer and scriptwriter of the project is Damon Lindelof, starring Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson and many others.
Suede sang about the twilight
British rock band Suede presented the album “The Blue Hour”. This is the third disc after the reunion of the team in 2010.
“The Blue Hour” is the time of day when the lights fade and the night is approaching, “the musicians say. – In the songs there is a hint of the plot, but it will not be possible to completely discern it.
The memorial bas-relief to George Sviridov was opened
The ceremony took place on September 20, 2018 in Moscow at Bolshaya Gruzinskaya St. 36, building 3. In this house the composer lived from 1968 to 1998.
The ceremony was opened by the deputy chairman of the Moscow City Duma, director and actor, People’s Artist of the RSFSR Nikolai Gubenko lines from the poem of Alexander Blok “Retribution”: “Life without beginning and end – we all are trapped by the case …”.
This is the genius of Russian music! – said Nikolai Gubenko. – Personally, I do not feel and do not know any more Russian composer, because he not only comprehended the soul of our people, but also knew how to cry and rejoice with him. Thanks to everyone who immortalized the memory of the great composer!
“My Michelle” said goodbye to the last album of songs-stories
My past – goodbye. The album included 12 tracks, including “Medlyak”, recorded with the participation of rapper ST. The record was produced by Igor Matvienko’s production center.
Dancing on the roof in the Arcade Fire clip «Peter Pan»
Canadian indie band Arcade Fire released a clip for the song “Peter Pan” from its latest album “Everything Now”. The director of video with incessant dances was the producer from Jamaica Storm Salter. This year, Arcade Fire became the headliner of the Picnic “Afisha” -2018.
New album of singer Bianchi
The new album of singer Bianchi “Harmony” appeared on streaming services on September 21, 2018. The album was released by the First Music Publishing House.
The album included eight tracks, including the already familiar to listeners single “Thursday”, which the fans called one of the best songs in Bianchi’s career in the last two years
Josh Groban released the post-theater album
Release of Josh Groban’s new album “Bridges” took place on September 21, 2018 on the label Reprise. The record of the American musician included 14 tracks, including duets with Andrea Bocelli, and participant Sugarland Jennifer Nettles and Sarah McClachal
Prince’s posthumous album “Piano & A Microphone 1983” was released
The release of the new album of the American singer Prince, who died in 2016, and was called “Piano & A Microphone 1983” (“Piano and Microphone 1983”), took place on September 21. About this the magazine “Billboard” writes.
According to the publication, the album contains nine tracks with a total length of 35 minutes. The material for the disc was a cassette, which the musician recorded in 1983 in a home studio. The album includes, among other things, versions of Prince’s subsequently-popular songs “17 Days” and “Purple Rain.”
International conference on fortification opened in Arkhangelsk
As Igor Gostev, the head of the military history department of the local history museum of the Arkhangelsk region, told us, this year topics are connected mainly with the 325th anniversary of the regular state shipbuilding in Russia.
“Our conference this year is connected with the 325th anniversary of the first visit of Peter the Great to Arkhangelsk and the 325th anniversary of the beginning of the regular shipbuilding, respectively, we are discussing what concerns the fortification of the Petrine times.” Participants from practically all of the European part of Russia: from Dagestan to Arkhangelsk, as well as guests from Latvia and Belarus, “Gostev told Tass.
One of the streets of Rostov will be named in honor of the artist Mikhail Bushnova
One of the streets of the Don capital will be named in honor of the artist of the Rostov Academic Drama Theater named after Gorky. Bushnova Street will appear in the residential complex “Platovsky”. Mikhail Bushnov began working in the theater in 1962 after graduating from the Shchukin Theater School.
VDNKh will host the festival “The Time of Jam”
This weekend the magazine Seasons of life invites you to its jubilee festival – “Jam Time”! On the municipal farm VDNKh together with the project “Homestead JAZZ” the organizers prepared a music program. The audience will hear Cuban rhythms, country blues and romantic rock. In the evening on the 22nd and 23rd of September, real residents of the festival will perform on the open-air dovecote scene.
Kemerovo Regional College of Culture and Arts will be named after Kobzon
The initiative was made by the collective of the college, it was supported by the governor, the idea also found support from the widow of the singer Ninel Kobzon. The creative activity of the artist was closely connected with the history of the institution – he performed several times on his stage.
The first contest of lullabies will take place in Russia
In Russia, the first lullaby song contest “Lullabies for the whole family” will be held in 2018. It will unite professional musicians and amateurs. His task is to popularize the revival of the tradition of singing lullabies in every house, and also to collect rare and author’s songs from all over the country, to give them a new life.
Compilers of the Oxford Dictionary ask for help from young people in the study of slang
Editors recognized that the language of modern youth is extremely difficult to study in an age of communication in chat rooms and messengers. Therefore, they turned to users of social networks, the Guardian reports.
“Hardly anyone who can succeed in learning slang better than its creators,” – said the senior editor of the Oxford Dictionary Fiona MacPherson.
Festival “Gavroche” starts showing performances of German theaters
September 21 opens the 12th International Festival of Children’s Performances “Gavrosh”. The theme of this season is the German theater. Organizers: Theatrium at Serpukhovka under the leadership of Teresa Durova and the Goethe-Institut.
In addition to the main program, an extensive special program has been prepared. The festival of the German theater will last until September 30 in Moscow.
Exhibition about the role of science and medicine in the life of Nicholas II opens in London
It is called “The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution” and is devoted to the role of science and medicine in the life of the Russian emperor and his family.
“In the current political conditions, the exhibition was organized, oddly enough, much easier than usual,” – told RIA Novosti director of the London Science Museum Ian Blatchford. “Director of the Hermitage Mikhail Piotrovsky, and the head of the Moscow Kremlin Museums, Elena Gagarina, are my close personal friends,” he said and described the preparation process as a good example of “cultural diplomacy.”
Festival of the Arts of the Peoples of the North Caucasus opens in Moscow
September 22 in Moscow on Tverskaya Square solemnly opened the festival “The North Caucasus: the synthesis of the world, the synthesis of arts.” Its organizers were the Ministry of the Russian Federation for North Caucasus Affairs and the TASS news agency
Discover your Europe in the Hermitage
The fourth International Festival of European Cultural Heritage was launched in St. Petersburg. According to the organizers of the show, “the main and brightest part of the program is the Fair of Cultures, 18 countries participating in the forum will present master classes, lectures, film screenings, intellectual quizzes, musical performances.
The 7th International Ballet Festival starts in the Kremlin Palace
The audience will see the best classical performances of the world repertoire. Artists from the USA, Germany, France, Norway, Hungary, the Netherlands will come to the show. The forum opens with the premiere of the Kremlin Ballet – the play “Scarlet Flower”.
125th anniversary of the birth of the Russian philosopher and writer Alexei Losev
Students of the philological and philosophical faculties necessarily study the works of Alexei Losev. Himself, being a graduate of these two departments of Moscow University, he perceived both spheres indissolubly, expounding his worldview in philological articles and studies. A secret monk and religious philosopher, Losev adhered to the ideas of the name of God, studying the philosophy of the Name as the “primal essence” of the world. For one of his works, in which Marxism and dialectical materialism openly rejected, he was repressed and sent to the construction of the White Sea-Baltic Canal, where he almost completely went blind. Subsequently, Losev needed helpers, but this did not stop him from teaching and making new discoveries, turning the traditional notions of antiquity, revealing the subtleties of ancient idealism from Socrates and Aristotle to the Neoplatonists.
GADJETS and INTERNET
Employees of the company can be twice as dangerous as hackers
The statistics accumulated during the first six months of this year indicate that two thirds of data leakage cases are caused by the fault of the employees of the affected companies. That is, hackers become the perpetrators of data leaks two times less often than internal violators.
The ex-head of Google predicted the bifurcation of the Internet
The Internet by 2028 will exist in two different versions, said former Google CEO Eric Schmidt at a closed meeting in San Francisco. This was reported by the American television channel CNBC. One part of the Internet will be dominated by China, and the second – the United States, said Schmidt.
A major update of Windows 10 will lose the most expected function
Representatives of the company said that they had “nothing to say” by this time. Microsoft has long been trying to fix one of the most annoying aspects of Windows 10 – a sudden reboot of the PC for installing updates.
In Venezuela, launched a Dash-purse with the ability to send transactions using SMS messages
The service allows you to manage your wallet and funds through commands in SMS messages. Five-digit access codes are used to confirm transactions, ForkLog reports. Thus, residents of Venezuela can get an opportunity to create instant transactions with low commissions.
Apple will still release the wireless charging station AirPower
Apple still intends to release its wireless charging station AirPower. Since the announcement of this device has passed more than a year, and for some time the developer did not mention the project at all. After the announcement of AirPower, Apple experts faced a significant number of problems
Xiaomi ZMI portable battery can charge iPhone smartphones
Recall that over the past three years, the Chinese brand Xiaomi actively supports the company ZMI, thereby facilitating the release of new advanced devices, including portable chargers.
Amazon unveils smart Echo speakers for home and cars
At the presentation at the headquarters in Seattle, the company introduced the updated smart speakers Echo Show, Echo Dot and Echo Plus, as well as new devices such as a microwave with a voice control and a wall clock.
Amazon unveiled the clever column Echo Show of the second generation
Company Amazon today introduced in the US a lot of new smart devices (the notorious microwave is also there, but about it in other news), among which was the clever column Echo Show of the second generation
Flagship smartphone Sony Xperia XZ3 comes out in Russia
Sales will start from October 10 at a price of 69,990 rubles. Preliminary orders of Russian retailers will start taking on October 1. And preordered game player is offered PlayStation 4 free with a smartphone
Amazon showed a microwave with built-in assistant Alexa
Online retailer Amazon showed its own microwave oven with built-in voice assistant Alexa. The presentation took place at the company headquarters in Seattle.
October 4 will be presented a new smartphone Nokia
Company HMD Global officially announced that on October 4 a press conference will be held, dedicated to the announcement of the new Nokia smartphone. The latest leak indicates that it is about the Nokia X7, which will be released outside of China under the name Nokia 7.1 Plus.
Cat B35 received support for 4G and Assistant Assistant
The protected button phone of the Cat B35 model is provided with the ability to support 4G, the gadget has been assigned to Assistant Google Assistant. The owners of the phone available services Google Maps YouTube, as well as the Google search engine.
ESET on Google Play detected fake bank apps
All the detected mobile programs were created for one purpose – stealing user money from a bank card, which the user indicated in the application when registering
AdGuard reset user passwords
Developers of AdGuard, a popular ad blocker and banners, reset all users’ passwords as precautionary measures. The reason for this was a hacker attack, during which the attackers tried to log in to the accounts, sorting out probable passwords.
Notebook Lenovo ThinkPad A285 based on APU AMD Ryzen Mobile
Lenovo released a ThinkPad A285 based on APU AMD Ryzen Mobile, the first information about which appeared in March. The new product was equipped with APU AMD Ryzen 3 Pro 2200U, Ryzen 5 Pro 2500U and Ryzen 7 Pro 2700U, SSD up to 512 GB, up to 16 GB of DDR4-2400 MHz RAM, TN and IPS-displays with a resolution of 1366: 768 pixels and 1920: 1080 pixels (Full HD version is available in touch), two USB 3.1 Type-C ports, two USB 3.0 Type-A, HDMI 1.4 video output, a microSD memory card slot and a fingerprint reader. The dimensions of the device are 307.7: 209.8: 17.4 mm, and the mass is from 1.13 to 1.27 kg. While the laptop is available for purchase only in Japan at a price of $ 900 for the basic configuration.
Red Hydrogen One got a titanium case
The new smartphone Red Hydrogen One has received a titanium case, but this option will appear on the market in 2019, while first comes the usual aluminum version of Hydrogen One, the presentation of which will be held on November 2, and sales will start on November 9.
Visionox showed OLED folding screens
Exposition Visionox included a lot of prototypes of folding displays OLED. Competitors Visionox in the emerging market of folding displays OLED are the South Korean company Samsung Display, which has been developing this technology for many years, and the Chinese company BOE.
On the web appeared images of Bluetooth-key fob for Tesla Model 3
On the web, it was found images of a Bluetooth key fob for Tesla Model 3. This accessory is in the form of a car from an American company. Unlike most other cars, the Tesla Model 3 does not come with a traditional key and a keychain.
Google created a revolutionary device for smartphones
According to the resource 9to5Mac, referring to its sources, Google’s corporation managed to create a revolutionary new device, until which there are only a few weeks left on the market. The future novelty is called Pixel Stand, and it is a unique wireless charging, based on Qi technology. It will be fully compatible with all mobile devices that are compatible with the Qi standard. Among the phones with this feature are Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
Private messages on Twitter the whole year went to developers
The team of the social network Twitter reported to the public about the detected error in the API service. As a result of this error, some personal user messages and protected tweets were sent to developers to whom they were not intended. It’s about the account activity API (AAAPI).
Kaspersky Lab detected a mining virus on iOS devices
“Kaspersky Lab” identified a mobile banking virus Roaming Mantis, which attacks smartphones based on iOS for the purpose of web-based mining, the company said.
Ford introduced an unmanned electric tractor
Ford unveiled the unmanned electric tractor – the premiere of the concept car F-Vision Future Truck was held in Hanover at the IAA. The prototype is distinguished by careful study of aerodynamics and design, which, as noted by the creators, is inspired by the heroes of comic books Marvel.
Aston Martin announced a new hypercar with active aerodynamics
Aston Martin has published a teaser of the new hypercar, which is internally designated Project 003. The novelty will be the third similar car of the British brand, following the model Valkyrie (Project 001) and Valkyrie AMR Pro.
Hyundai Grand Santa Fe crossover leaves the Russian market
To replace the Grand Santa Fe will come cheaper flagship Hyundai Santa Fе fourth generation, sales of which will start in Russia very soon. Seven-seat crossover was presented at the Moscow Motor Show in August 2018. The price for the basic equipment starts from 2 379 000 rubles.
Chery distributed official photos of the updated Tiggo 7
After restyling, the Chinese SUV will be called Chery Tiggo 7 FLY. The last three letters are an abbreviation of Fun, Lite and Young. Thus, the updated seventh Tiggo is positioned as a model for young
GM named prices for Chevrolet Orlando second generation
The American concern General Motors (GM) named the prices for Chevrolet Orlando of the second generation. The cost of a conceptually new model with a redesigned appearance in China will be about 129,000 yuan or 1.2 million rubles.
The two-fuel Skoda Octavia received a more powerful engine
The Skoda Octavia G-TEC is now installing a new 1.5 liter engine instead of the previous 1.4 liter.
The engine is able to run on gasoline and gas and generate 130 hp, which is 20 “horses” more than its predecessor. With such a power unit, the G-TEC version can overcome 1330 km without refueling – the engine became more economical and operates on the Miller thermodynamic cycle. In pair with it the 7-step robot with two clutches is established.
Toyota registered the trade names 86 GR and Yaris GR
In Europe, the Japanese automaker applied for registration of two new trade names – 86 GR and Yaris GR. In the submitted documents there is some information on new models. It is known that the abbreviation GR should be understood as “Gazoo Racing” – the designation of the sports division of the Japanese brand
Aston Martin has introduced a special Cygnet with V8
Before the engineers of the company was not an easy task, they had to install a 4.7-liter unit in the engine compartment, which is designed for a 1.3-liter engine. In addition, the new engine is installed longitudinally, but the original power unit Cygnet – transversely
Great Wall named the crossover prices Haval F5
The Chinese concern has finally published official prices for the new crossover Haval F5, which will go on sale on September 26. The new youth crossover from the company Great Wall is aimed at an audience of 25 to 35 years. Dealers will ask for a novelty of 115,000 yuan or about 1,113 million rubles. Top equipment crossover will cost already 135 thousand yuan or about 1.307 million rubles.
Saleen will release 10 special tuned Ford Mustang
At the heart of the jubilee novelty is the Ford Mustang 2019 model year with the 5.0-liter V8 engine, whose power at Saleen, thanks to the new exhaust system and a large supercharger, raised from 460 to 780 horsepower.
SCIENCE and TECHNOLOGY
Mantis who hunt fish are found in India
Scientists have found unique mantises, able to hunt for small fish, which they feed on. Researchers came to the conclusion that insects remember cool places. In India, scientists managed to find a unique species of mantis that can fish for food, according to the Journal of Orthoptera Research
Scientists: Big pandas determine the gender of the congeners by voice from 10 meters
Scientists from the United States and China after the observations said that the large pandas can from a distance of 10 meters to determine the gender of the congeners in voice. Sound signals allow animals to identify aggressive competitors and look for a partner for mating.
The human body contains stem cells of bones
Specialists found stem cells of bones in the human body. This discovery will allow doctors to more effectively treat fractures, osteoporosis and joint damage. A detailed description of the properties of cells can be found in the article in Cell.
Scientists have found out that monkeys are subject to tropical syphilis
Scientists have told that monkeys can be exposed to rare tropical syphilis. In particular, we are talking about species inhabiting the equatorial regions
Kiwi began to synthesize the daily norm of vitamin C after doubling the genome
Kiwi learned to synthesize vitamin C in the daytime norm after doubling the genome. According to scientists, this change in the composition of the fruit occurred more than 20 million years ago. For the first time, kiwis were grown for food in China at the end of the 12th century
Night lighting made the fish bolder by day
Artificial night lighting made the guppies bolder in the daytime: they quickly got out of their hiding places and spent more time in the open space of the aquarium, scientists from Germany showed. At the same time, the speed of movement or the social behavior of fish was not affected by the lighting.
Created spray for applying tactile sensors to any surface
Scientists have long offered various versions of artificial leather: from a programmable version to flexible sensors on a silicone basis. Korean engineers went further and suggested not a fabric, but a spray that is capable of enveloping any kind of surface, including artificial limbs.
Sparrows adapted to lead contamination
In the genomes of sparrows living in the mining towns of Australia, biologists have discovered areas that are characteristic of organisms that have adapted to lead contamination. The results are described in the journal Science of The Total Environment.
The mechanism of the influence of reactive oxygen species on ovarian cancer
Russian scientists have found out how active forms of oxygen affect the resistance of ovarian cancer cells to chemotherapy with the example of one of the antitumor drugs, cisplatin. The results of the work will improve the regimens of drug therapy for cancer patients.
The best defenders of blood vessels and hearts are found
The scientists of the Pushchino Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Biophysics of the Russian Academy of Sciences together with colleagues from the Institute of Cell Biophysics RAS made it.
They have experimentally calculated the flavonoids that block the activity of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) – the main culprit of cardiovascular diseases.
It is the flavonoids that reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in humans and the various manifestations of atherosclerosis in animals.
The most active flavonoid was Taxifolinum (dihydroquercetin), told the press service of the ITEB RAS, one of the authors of the research, the head of the laboratory of oxidative stress, Yuri Korystov.
Glacier in the Arctic accelerated to a record speed
According to the calculations of scientists, in just five years – from 2010 to 2015 – the glacier increased its speed from a few centimeters to 25 meters per day. In addition, only over the past year the glacier has lost about 4.5 cubic meters of ice. According to scientists, this speed is associated with an abnormal temperature in 2012.
Heart Health Depends on Sleep Regimen
Employees of Duke University in the United States found that to go to bed and wake up must be constantly at one time. If you ignore the sleep mode, you can seriously undermine your health. For example, a person will be affected by obesity, earn diabetes and heart problems.
Scientists have named the most harmful to sleep pose
Employees of the American Clinic Mayo have established that a nap on the stomach can provoke a lot of health problems. This particular pose is considered the most unfavorable for sleep. Sleep on the abdomen is recognized by many experts as the worst pose for sleep.
TESS satellite discovered two analogues of the Earth in space
The TESS device, owned by NASA, discovered two planets in space. Both celestial bodies resemble the Earth as much as possible. The spacecraft was created to search and study the planets.
The Japanese landed research probes on the asteroid Ryugu
Spacecraft Hayabusa-2, created by Japan, were planted two research probes on the asteroid Ryuga. They will study its surface and transfer the received data to the Earth. This station reached the space object at the beginning of this summer.
The most mysterious feature of the Sun was characteristic of many stars
The first observations of the structure of the interior of the Sun revealed two unexpected anomalies: it turned out that matter on the equator of the star rotates about one third faster than its poles and in temperate latitudes, and the inner layers move much faster than the outer shells of our star
Scientists have discovered an abnormal structure around a black hole
The complex structure of chaotic plasma rings, found in a supermassive black hole by British scientists, indicates that black holes are even less studied objects than expected.
RSC Energia after SpaceX offered tourist flights to the Moon
The ship will be able to fly around the Earth’s satellite a few hundred kilometers from the surface. Several years ago, the company of the American billionaire Ilona Mask SpaceX announced a flight to the Moon on the Dragon 2 spacecraft by two tourists.
Japan launched a spacecraft to the ISS
Japan successfully launched the H-IIB with the Conotori-7 space vehicle
The ExoMars-2020 will land on Mars in March 2021
The Russian landing module of the joint space mission with the European Union to search for life on Mars will land on this planet in March 2021. The launch is scheduled for July 25, 2020.
All participants of scientific and industrial cooperation on the Russian-European project confirmed that the timetable for the work is not knocked out. On March 19, 2021, the Russian landing module should tenderly plant the European rover on the Red Planet. – Dmitry Rogozin, Russian politician
Ilon Mask showed the base on Mars
The head of SpaceX company Ilon Mask told how he sees the base of earthlings on Mars. Drawing a Martian base businessman published on his page on Twitter. Ilon Mask repeatedly stated that his dream was to colonize Mars.
The construction of the second phase of the East begins in October
The head of Roskosmos Dmitry Rogozin at the conference in Korolev said that the construction of the second stage of the spaceport Vostochny is scheduled for October.
Scientists: Meteor showers can be harbingers of a dangerous asteroid
Employees of Kazan Federal University argue that meteor showers, in addition to providing a spectacular spectacle, can serve as precursors to approaching the Earth a dangerous celestial body, an asteroid
Artifact is localized in 25 languages. The game will be in Russian
The card game Artifact is localized in 25 languages. Full voice will appear in English, Chinese and Russian
On TGS 2018 again showed Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
Activision has high hopes for the action film Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. The game was presented at E3, brought to gamescom, and now the Tokyo Game Show guests met it. About five minutes of live passage to the PC studio FromSoftware published before the gamescom 2018.
The sixth season of Fortnite will be released on September 27, 2018
Finally, the other day Epic Games officially confirmed that Wednesday September 26 will be the last day for the fifth season of Fortnite, and the sixth will be released exactly the next day – September 27, 2018. The corresponding entry appeared in the Twitter account of the game
Early access to World War 3 will open in October
Polish studio The Farm 51 named the release date for Steam’s early access to its military shooter World War 3. You can buy the game from October 19.
Crossout kicked off the event “Knights of the Wasteland”
A special mission for gamers will be available between September 20 and until October 4. As part of the event, players have the opportunity to earn thalers, which are offered for items offered by the bollard shop.
Bethesda showed the sword guitar and opened the scene in Fallout 76
Studio Bethesda showed gamers a unique sword guitar, and also opened the scene in the new part of Fallout 76. Beta testing of the game will start in the near future.
Technodaily: suspicious call and Duck Hunt
A clever bell, installed at the entrance and automatically blocking the door when strangers appeared, worked on the Dark Knight and ignored the tenant himself. Actor Seth Rogen reported on his Twitter that in the eight-bit game Duck Hunt it was possible to control a flying bird.
Vampyr will get a “peaceful” story mode
The next week Vampyr camp is both more complicated and simpler: the developers will add two modes to the game, one of which is intended for immersion in history and facilitates battles, and the second, on the contrary, makes all fights much more difficult and causes Dr. Reed to drink more blood more often.
Sony will cease production of the PlayStation Vita console
In the summer of 2019, the announcement of the PlayStation 5 is expected. And in the beginning of September Sony stopped supporting the PS2 console. The portable game console PlayStation Vita was released in 2011. The prefix came to replace the legendary PlayStation Portable.
Rockstar told about the multiplayer Red Dead Redemption 2
Company Rockstar officially presented the multiplayer of the game Red Dead Redemption 2, giving the new product the name Red Dead Online. It will be launched during the public beta test in November 2018. Multiplayer will be free for all owners of the product.
Became known system requirements Devil May Cry 5
The DMC 5 page on Steam already indicates the minimum and recommended characteristics of the slasher, and they differ only in the requirements for the graphics card.
Overwatch will ban for using third-party programs
Blizzard has forbidden players to use third-party programs when playing Overwatch.
Patch the first day in Shadow of the Tomb Raider changed the scene after the credits
Players found that Shadow of the Tomb Raider originally had another scene after the credits, hinting at the continuation of the series. At the moment, only the owners of consoles can see the alternative scene. To do this, you need a disc with an unplayed version of the game.