In the third match of the finals of the championship of Latvia on football the Riga "Dinamo" with the score 6:2 (2:1) won against fellow countrymen from "Beitar" and became a nine-time national champion.Click here for more
According to the Minister of defence of Estonia Mr Hannes Hanso, the placement of additional NATO forces in the Baltic countries is the most important step.Select
Astrophysics from the USA evaluated the likelihood of an advanced civilization on a potentially habitable exoplanet, and also the number of such worlds in the Universe, writes the journal Astrobiology with reference to the University of Rochester.Select
In the 32nd round of the German football Bundesliga hamburger SV took a draw from Mainz — 0:0. Latvian striker "Hamburg" Artem Rudnev came on as a substitute in the 69th minute in place of Sven Shiplake. Rudnev for this match was the first in more than a month: the last time he played on 20 March in the 27th round against Hoffenheim (1:3).Select
Today the national team of Latvia on hockey has spent the last friendly match before the world championship in Moscow. In the Swiss Neuchatel it held follow-up meeting with the owners of the ice.Select
30 April in Lithuania not let two Russian motorcyclists who tried to enter Lithuania via Belarus, the news Agency BNS has confirmed the head of Department on public relations of service of protection of the state border Giedrius Misutis.Select
In the final match of the hockey Euro tour season-15/16 team Russia lost against Finland (2:3). In 12 matches, the Russians scored 14 points and the second consecutive year under the direction of Oleg Znarka took the last place.Select
The U.S. Congress propose to toughen sanctions against Russia on several fronts, seeking the return of the Ukrainian jurisdiction over joined Russian Peninsula of Crimea. The project of Congressman Eliot Engel has the capability to expand the "Magnitsky list", the tightening of restrictions on the transfer of military technology and strengthening supervision of banks with the aim to complicate the circumvention of the sanctions regime, says RBC. RIA "Novosti" treats a document as a proposal to "exchange" the lifting of sanctions on the return of Crimea to Ukraine.Select
In Lithuania during the football match of the first League between "Palanga" and ooodaynava from Alytus (4:2) was almost tragedy occurred.Select
The organizing Committee of the musical competition "Eurovision 2016" banned spectators and teams support participants to swing on the square in front of the concert hall in Stockholm with flags of States and individual regions.
The first racket of Latvia Ernest Gulbis failed to qualify for the prestigious earth tournament series "Masters 1000" in Madrid. In the first round he lost in two tie-breaks to Frenchman Luca the Puja— 6:7 (2:7), 6:7 (4:7).
German driver Nico Rosberg on "Mercedes" became the winner of the qualification of the fourth stage of the championship "Formula 1" Grand Prix of Russia in Sochi.
The staff of the Border Department of the FSB of Russia in the Pskov region prevented attempts of illegal movement of tobacco products.
On Saturday the employees of the police was stopped at Pskov highway stopped a motorcyclist, who was traveling at a speed of 191 km/h. Police tried to stop the biker, however, he was trying to escape, overclocked up to 199 km/h.
In the capital of Iraq Baghdad a peaceful demonstration of supporters of radical Shiite Imam was held in the "green zone" of security and broke into the Parliament building, Reuters reports. The Twitter account of AFP reported that thousands of protesters engaged in looting the houses of Parliament. This is confirmed by the photos from social networks inside the building. Rudaw TV channel started live broadcasting from the walls of Parliament.
The British Royal College of physicians notes that the use of e-cigarettes helped to get rid of bad habits of thousands of smokers.