In Moscow buried the Governor of the Irkutsk region

In Moscow buried the Governor of the Irkutsk regionAt Troekurov cemetery in Moscow on 14 may was the funeral of the Governor of the Irkutsk region Igor Esipov, who died may 10 in the helicopter crash. About it reports RIA Novosti.The funeral took place with the participation of the honor guard. The Governor was buried under a threefold weapon volley.To say goodbye to the official came Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council, Senator from the Irkutsk region Dmitry Mezentsev, Deputy speaker of the state Duma, representatives of United Russia, the Irkutsk oblast administration, representatives of "AVTOVAZ" and "Russian technologies".The Governor died in a plane crash in the area of the tract of Malyshkina near the village of Listvyanka, Irkutsk region. With him in the helicopter were the first Deputy Chairman of the regional government Michael Shtonda, pilot Victor Kunov and the guard of the Governor Alexander Shostak. They all died.The consequence considers three versions of the cause of the helicopter crash - pilot error, technical failure and weather conditions. Initially it was reported that the helicopter Esipov exploded in the air, but later it was reported that the crash could be due to the fact that the car is due to roll hooked screw the crowns of trees or a hill.According to the official version in that day the Governor was returning from an inspection of the future of the tourist area of lake Baikal. Читать полностью -->

Marilyn Manson has released a new album

Marilyn Manson has released a new albumShock-rocker Marilyn Manson, master of the infernal show and one of the most outrageous characters of MTV, has released his seventh Studio album "The High End Of Low".New Marilyn Manson album will become a real gift for his fans: the team finally returned perennial Maverick guitarist Twiggy Ramirez.Manson himself has already stated that the new album "like a high school student who suffers from venereal disease and uses cocaine; he was once arrested and wants to sleep with him, a ninth grader". The musician also noted that some songs are similar in sound and mood to the tracks from "Antichrist Superstar".The first single off "The High End Of Low" was the track "Arma-goddamn-motherfuckin-geddon", which premiered on April 13. Source: Marilyn Manson has released a new album. . . . Читать полностью -->

Poltava has refused to accept the donation of a bust of Charles XII

Poltava has refused to accept the donation of a bust of Charles XIIThe mayor of Poltava refused to accept the donation from the Swedes bust of king Charles XII.According to the newspaper "Today" to give the sculpture wanted "Association of friends of the military Museum of Stockholm" and a kind of private person on the occasion of the approaching 300th anniversary of Poltava battle.Mayor Andriy Matkovsky explained that the city administration does not believe in the historical and artistic value of the work of the sculptor Bernard Englund, and doubted whether it fits the concept of development of state historical-art reserve "Field of Poltava battle".Thus Matkovsky said that the regional administration should not interfere in this case."We know that this gift and the regional state administration is regarded as humanitarian assistance. If this help will come to Ukraine, we offer regional authorities to dispose of them in a boarding school place, a nursing home or other institutions that are in need of humanitarian assistance," said the mayor.In early 2008, the Poltava city Executive Committee has announced a competition to develop the sketch of the statue of king Charles XII of Sweden. It was planned to install in the historical and cultural reserve.However, later Poltava refused to erect a monument to Charles XII, and the decision was made a monument to the Swedish king to be close to the town of Svetlogorsk.June 27, marks the 300th anniversary of the Poltava battle, during which Russian troops under the command of Peter the great defeated the Swedish army, commanded by Charles XII. This battle was the turning point of the great Northern war, which allowed Russia to take over from Sweden strategic initiative and subsequently to achieve total victory.It is expected that the anniversary of this event will be celebrated in Russia and Ukraine. Source: Poltava refused to accept the donation of a bust of Charles XII. . Читать полностью -->

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