In Cambodia, presenting his new film, Angelina Jolie said that this country has become for her "awakening". The actress gave an exclusive interview Bi-bi-si on the eve of the premiere of the film "First they killed my father", the story of an eyewitness, a child watching the genocide arranged by the Khmer Rouge.Click here for more
Adopted by the Riga city Council the decision on creation of a monopoly, which over the next 20 years will be engaged in the export of Riga's waste, it is advantageous primarily to the government, because each invested in the Duma the project of the Euro can bring benefits to 347 euros, according to Lsm.lv with reference to the De facto transfer of Latvian television.Select
The main prize of the 67th Berlin film festival — "Golden bear" — was awarded to the Hungarian film "body and soul" (On Body and Soul). This was reported on the website of the Berlinale.Select
Former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said in an interview with DW, he did not consider blackmail US demands about increase of the military budget of the EU and were skeptical about the possibility of restarting relations between Moscow and Washington.Select
Enterprise information technology (IT) "TestDevLab" for six years, from startups to the business incubator has grown to a company with millions of revolutions. The company's management believes in the ability of young Latvian IT specialists and is not afraid to turn to the giants of the industry. Among the clients of "TestDevLab" is world-famous enterprises including "Skype" and "Twilio".Select
Aerospace company SpaceX, the day before carried out the successful launch of the carrier rocket Falcon 9 with Dragon cargo ship that will deliver supplies to the ISS, continues to work on the Mars project, but recently there have been some adjustments, writes The Verge.Select
In February in Rome there were posters criticizing Pope Francis and the cardinals were sent a fake newspaper article, ridiculing the Pope.Select
The evening of 19 February, live Latvian television has passed the semi-finals of the competition Supernova, choose where representatives of Latvia at Eurovision.Select
Coming in the second half of February, the warming has meant that the maples have already started to give juice, and locals to gather. As reported at the website of the Riga Central market, a proposal appeared on the shelves. Maple juice local flood traded on the open market, the price remained at the level of previous years — 1.5 euros per liter.Select
The phone, which the leader of the Third Reich Adolf Hitler used during world war II, was sold at an American auction for 243 thousand dollars (295 thousand pounds sterling).
New novel by Elena Chizhova written in the genre of dystopia, facing the past: during the Great Patriotic war, German troops had reached the Urals. The border passed by the Ural mountains in the East, the Soviet Union, in the West – the German-occupied Russia. Before the reader the unfolding alternative history of two States – Soviet and Pro-fascist – and the story of two young people who grew up on opposite sides of the Ridge, their friendship-enmity, which resulted in betrayal.
The Baltic fashion Federation has announced the dates of the 26-th of the Riga fashion week autumn-winter 2017, the event which will be held in Riga from 28 March to 1 April. In the framework of the upcoming fashion session traditionally their collection of pret-a - porter, including for children, will present the best Latvian and foreign designers.
More than half of Russians (58%) see military threat to Russia from other countries, but this figure has declined substantially over the past two years (68% in 2015), reports "Interfax" with reference to "Levada-Center".
If you find it difficult to hold posture, often suffer head, back or lower back, heels on shoes wear out faster on one side, and fatigue when working comes before ― it's time to deal with the biomechanics of your body.
Two air force fighter Germany had raised the alarm and about ten minutes was accompanied by the Indian airline Jet Airways, which flew over the territory of Germany on the route Mumbai — London. On Monday, February 20, according to Lenta.ru with reference to The Times of India.
At the moment it is not clear how many of the MPs intends to start on municipal elections, however, political scientist Iveta kazoka is drawn to the fact that some parties, especially the "Consent", delegate many strong representatives of the "second plan" in their ranks. "Elections can be interesting", — quotes its conclusion, the Agency LETA.