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Chubais proposed to limit free school education to three classes

Chubais

The head of the Rosnano corporation, Anatoly Chubais, suggested that the government consider his proposal to partially curtail free school education. Speaking at the Russia-2050 conference in Yekaterinburg, Chubais noted that young people in the country now have too many «corrupt» opportunities to study for free. “Education is also a resource, which means that it …

Russia will return to Egypt debt for the construction of the dam in Aswan

Russia

The energy ministries of Egypt and Russia signed a memorandum of mutual cooperation, designed to permanently consolidate the close relations of states in the energy sector. The document provides for the priority role of Russian companies in the construction of energy facilities in the African state. One of the key points of the agreement was …

After the election of a member of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation as mayor of Solikamsk, salt deficit began in the city

Russian Federation

After the 78-year-old Communist Party candidate Boris Teplukhin was elected mayor in Solikamsk, salt deficiency began. In retail chains this is explained by the influence of the economic policy of the new authorities. For the first time, the deficit was noticed 2 weeks ago, when salt became impossible to buy in small stores — a …

Trump threatened to send troops to Arkansas if its governor refuses to hold early elections

Trump

US President Donald Trump tweeted a post in which he demanded Governor Asa Hutchinson to call for early elections no later than July 1. Trump called the Hutchinson regime «bloody» and «anti-democratic» and, in the event of a refusal, promised to send an aircraft carrier to the shores of the state and «repeat the Vietnamese …

The Press Ministry will check all jokes for compliance with Russian legislation

Russian

The Ministry of Press and Information announces its intention to check all anecdotes published in the media, voiced on television and radio for compliance with Russian legislation. In particular, the state regulator wants to conduct an examination whether the short literary works violate the laws on fake news and insulting state institutions and symbols, including …

The winner of the presidential election in Kazakhstan will be determined by a vote of citizens and a political jury

Kazakhstan

The Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan announced the rules for holding the first presidential election in the history of the state. The winner will be determined on the basis of a two-tier vote consisting of points scored at the polling station from voters and ratings of the highest political jury of Kazakhstan, which will include …

In the Yeltsin Center could not explain the nature of the appearance in the building of the vodka fountain

Yeltsin Center

The administration of the Yeltsin Center continues to investigate the perpetrators of the appearance of a drinking fountain with vodka on the territory of the complex. According to the person responsible for sanitary conditions at the facility, Vasily Vodopyanov, the unexpected filling of the stream with high-grade liquid was allegedly started to be fixed on …