After all, what happened to the CIA agents who kidnapped and tortured an innocent man? What happened to the CIA agents who tortured suspected terrorists to death? What happened to Jose Rodriguez, the CIA official who destroyed evidence of torture in defiance of a court order? What happened to those in the American government who advocated the...
The price of gold continues to grow at a fantastic rate. Not that long ago its price surpassed all expectations, and today gold is more expensive than platinum. The entire situation with gold can be called a "bubble". However, high prices for this metal have no impact on the global economic situation. No one will sell gold without a good reason
The first and one of the major accidents at the Navy of the USSR took place 45 years ago. On September 8, 1967, an accident on board the first Soviet nuclear submarine K-3 Leninsky Komsomol killed 39 people. The causes of the accident had been classified for 20 years. In September 2012, a special commission is going to finish the investigation
The news about the economic situation in the EU reminds frontline reports. The main reason for the increasingly lower income of the residents of the Old World is a full-blown crisis in the euro area. 83 percent of teachers in the UK every day see hungry students. Many British families are suffering from reduced benefits
Hunger and malnutrition may kill millions of people in 20 years. The global tragedy is likely to be caused by three interrelated factors: fluctuations of food prices, extreme weather conditions and climate instabilities. The contradiction between the growing human needs and objective limits of resource become more and more serious
Most Russians still have an idealistic notion of Europe. Many think that Europe is all warm and fuzzy. Indeed, Europe is the source of our civilization, but it has never been warm and fuzzy. In a nutshell, Europe was spreading wars, crusades and racism throughout its history. The USA appeared as Europeans' relocation to another continent
Monozygotic or identical twins are the only human beings in the world who have the same genotype. Since ancient times, people who did not know the genetics and anatomy felt that the birth of identical people was something special. The twins were credited with either miraculous or diabolical properties
A group of Moroccan plain clothes police officers is monitoring the family home of Adala UK president - In Western Sahara, a group of Moroccan plain clothes police officers is monitoring the family home of Adala UK president Sidi Ahmed Abdala Mohamed Fadel in El Aaiun capital of Western Sahara, which led to panic among nearby residents.
Separating the wheat from the chaff, separating the umbrage the English FA endemically holds for FIFA's President Sepp Blatter after the failed bid for the World Cup and let us be honest, England's historical mistrust for things "Continental", separating racism from footballing banter...let's have a go.
According to international human rights organizations, China is a country with the largest number of death sentences. However, the official statistics of executions in the country is kept secret. Currently seven Russians are sentenced to death in China, all of them are drug dealers. They still have a chance to survive
Over the past ten years, the number of people with autism spectrum disorders has increased tenfold. Autism is a disorder arising from improper development of the brain and is characterized by severe deficits in comprehensive social interaction and communication as well as limited interests and repetitive actions
Not everyone knows that Moscow region police is guarding the Baikonur Cosmodrome. Baikonur, also called "a piece of Moscow in the Kazakh steppe" is the Russian city of federal significance. The work of the police in Baikonur has a distinctive character because the city is considered a sensitive site
Contrary to popular stereotype that women love to ask silly questions, it is men who hold the palm in the art of dumbfounding their companions with odd questions. Men do not mean any harm, they just want to get answers to their questions. Here are some of the most common (and incorrectly put) questions the men rack their brain over