To determine the cause of death, the permanent representative of Russia to the UN Vitaly Churkin requires further examination, said the new York medical examiner who conducted the autopsy on the body of a diplomat.Click here for more
In the zoo of the city of Futtsu in Chiba province in the North of Japan with the lethal injection was put to death 57 snow monkeys: they had discovered the gene "invasive alien species".Select
English club fifth power division "Sutton United" was forced to terminate the contract with the 125-pound goalkeeper Wayne Shaw after the match 1/8 finals of the FA Cup with the London "Arsenal".Select
The staff of the Bureau on prevention and struggle against corruption (bpbc) started checking belonging to the Saeima buildings in Jurmala, in particular, their use, and payroll. It is reported by the "Panorama" in the air of the Latvian TV.Select
Prices of Latvian producers of industrial products in January 2017 compared to January 2016 has not changed, according to the Central statistical office.Select
To continue in General education reform is necessary to improve normative regulation of the industry, said the President of Latvia Raymond Vejonis during a meeting with the Minister of education and science Karlis Sadurskis.Select
The US President Donald trump called a terrible incident with false reports of bomb scare in Jewish centres throughout the United States.Select
If you live by these rules, you will gain a lot of fans and a winner for whose sake he had conceived a great game, promises "Kluber".Select
The house of Commons of the British Parliament passed a bill largely similar to the American "Magnitsky act". New British law will allow to confiscate the property and freeze the assets of foreign officials implicated in human rights violations.Select
The Central statistical office published a report on the unemployment situation in Latvia, which stated that over the past year, compared with indicators of 2015, the number of unemployed Latvians has decreased by 2.9 thousand, or 3%. Official figures state that unemployment in 2016 to 9.6%.
Ukrainian investigators opened against Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of the country Andrey Artemenko a case of treason because he developed the plan for the settlement of the conflict in the Donbass and disagreements with Moscow over Russia annexed the Crimea.
A week before that, as Vice-President Mike Pence visited Brussels, where he assured European partners, the unwavering support of Washington's European Union, Steve Bannon, chief strategist of the White house in the new administration of Donald trump, met with the German diplomat and expressed diametrically opposed positions of the United States.
George Clooney, preparing to become a father for the first time in his 55 years, told how his friends now make fun of him. According to friends of the couple, the actor literally glows with joy, and they make fun of him at every meeting, depicting a crying infant. The actor himself commented on the pregnancy of the wife just now.
The question about the political responsibility of the President of Latvia can be raised only in the context of his removal from office. About this at the meeting of the working group of the Seimas talked to several experts and politicians, informs LETA.
25 February at 15:00 in the café bookstore Polaris (t/C Domina Shopping) will meet with the publicist and ethnographer Natalia the Ketner that tells about little-known pages of history of Latvia in the previously unpublished manuscripts of an Orthodox priest, Aderrasi (Ogre region) Janis Licis (1832 - 1905). Fragments of local history research was included in the recently published book the Ketner "In search of a better life" about the Latvian colonies in Russia.
In Estonia, a lesbian couple won a victory in court over the Estonian Ministry of the interior. As a result, both women were listed in the population register as parents of the adopted children, despite the lack of appropriate enforcement of regulations, writes Eesti Ekspress.