British literary critic and historian Donald Rayfield was will perform in Moscow with an open lecture "Georgia. Crossroads of empires." About it reported in a press release received by the editors".ru".
The event will be held in the Moscow house of books on Novy Arbat on Thursday, March 23, 19:00.
Part of the lecture will be devoted to the book of Rayfield was "Georgia. The crossroads of empires. A story in three thousand years".
"In this story Georgia is considered, first, politically, that is, as the territory of today's borders (from the point of view of international law)
Indian actor and politician Vinod Khanna died in Mumbai. He died in a hospital after a battle with bladder cancer. The artist was 70 years old. In the filmography Khanna about 140 films in Hindi, including "Love", "Fearless", "Strange love," "Obsessive love" and "Unwritten law".
The creators of "the Simpsons" posted a sound clip of the episode, devoted to 100 days of work of Republican Donald trump as President of the United States. In a minute and a half video trump lies in bed and tells about his achievements, among them increasing the number of followers on his Twitter account.
In Novosibirsk on Thursday, April 27, died artist Alexander Soric. The painter was 72 years old. The cause of death was not specified. Shuric a member of the Union of artists of Russia. He was born in Birobidzhan, graduated from the Moscow art-industrial Academy named after Stroganov. Since 1969 worked in Novosibirsk.
The proposal of the President of Moldova Igor Dodon on the participation of residents of the unrecognized Transnistrian Moldovan Republic in the elections to the Parliament of Moldova is a populist. According to the head of the PMR Vadim Krasnoselsky, the agreements reached at the two meetings with the Dodon, Moldovan side does not.
Subsidiaries of Russian banks in Ukraine — Prominvestbank, VTB-Bank, BM Bank and VS Bank — interested potential buyers, said Deputy Chairman of the national Bank of Ukraine Kateryna Rozhkova. But the official notifications of intent has not yet been reported, she said.
Information on the planned in may meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and his us counterpart Donald trump does not correspond to reality, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. "In Russian it is called "wishful thinking"", — he said.