Two people were publicly executed in Afghanistan
Afghan authorities publicly executed two men accused of the killings.
Russian hacker Stroganov wanted in the US
U.S. law enforcement officials are searching for Russian hacker Alexei Stroganov, whom the U.S. accuses of cybercrime.
Megamarket confirms withdrawal of LGBT* books from sale
Marketplace «Megamarket» decided to remove from its assortment of books included in the list of restrictions related to the law banning propaganda of LGBT (extremist movement banned in Russia).
Russian residents named the main source of clutter in the house
The main source of clutter in the house is considered by most Russians to be other family members.
The air alert in Sevastopol has been cancelled
In a message in his Telegram channel, Sevastopol Governor Mikhail Razvozhayev announced the end of the air alert in the city, which lasted about 45 minutes.
It became known about the strongest flare on the sun
On the Sun recorded a new flare with a maximum score of X, registered on 16 February at 09:52 Moscow time.
An explosion was heard in Altai near a defence plant
In Biysk there was an explosion in the area of a defence enterprise, local residents report.
Russians began to receive more invitations to work abroad
Last year, Russians received almost 40% more invitations to work abroad. Kazakhstan, Belarus and Georgia are the leaders in terms of the number of invitations.
Heavy rains in Turkish resort caused rivers to overflow their banks
Heavy rains have caused flooding in the Turkish resort city of Antalya, leading to the suspension of educational process in some parts of the region.
Former Dutch prime minister decided to pair euthanasia with wife
Former Prime Minister Dris van Agt, who led the Netherlands in the late 1970s, passed away through euthanasia with his wife Eugenia at the age of 93.
Kazakhstan decided to partially bring back the mask regime
By decision of the Chief Sanitary Doctor of Kazakhstan Aizhan Esmagambetova it is now mandatory to use medical masks in medical institutions of the country.
Ecuador has authorised euthanasia
Ecuador's Constitutional Court has voted in favour of the legality of euthanasia in the country.
Russians named the most overvalued professions
According to a survey, about a third of Russians (31%) believe that the professions of artist and musician are overvalued.
An official in Kazakhstan was detained during a meeting
In the city of Shymkent, Kazakhstan, during an operational meeting in the mayor's office, a municipal employee was arrested on charges of embezzlement of budget funds. This episode unfolded before the head of the city Gabit Syzdykbekov, when a representative of the Anti-Corruption Service approached him with information about suspicions against one of his subordinates.
Rapper Killer Mike was arrested right after the Grammy ceremony
After the Grammy Awards ceremony, rapper Killer Mike, whose real name is Michael Santiago Render, found himself the centre of police attention. After receiving three awards, the artiste was led out of the room in handcuffs, according to The Hollywood Reporter's Chris Gardner in his X account.
Sber's music social network closed
Punch, a Sberintertainment-backed social network focused on music creation and promotion, has ceased operations. Users have been given two weeks to upload their content from the platform.
Musk wants to move Tesla's registration to Texas
Tesla is going to hold a vote among shareholders to re-register the company in the state of Texas instead of Delaware, announced the head of the carmaker Ilon Musk in his account on the social network X (formerly Twitter).
Vladivostok Customs will change its working mode
In 2023, imports of cars imported for personal use through Vladivostok customs increased one and a half times, according to the state agency. During the period, 226 thousand cars, mostly with engines of 1 to 1.8 litres from Japan and Korea, were imported into the country.
Wildberries will build a new logistics centre in Leningrad Region
Online shop Wildberries plans to build a new distribution centre in Tosnensky district of the Leningrad region with an area of 154 thousand square metres.
Russian actor and MP defrauded of 1 million roubles
Russian actor and State Duma deputy Dmitry Pevtsov has faced fraud, Telegram channel «112» reports.
Dentist explained the main harm of seeds for teeth
Andrey Voroshilin, a dentist from the SberZdorovye medical company, issued a warning in a conversation with Lenta.ru regarding two habits that are seemingly harmless but can have a negative impact on dental and oral health.
The most life-threatening regions of Russia have become known
Analysts of the project «To be precise» have identified the most dangerous regions of Russia for people's life and health. According to the study, which assessed the environmental situation in various subjects of the country, the biggest problems were identified in the Astrakhan, Irkutsk and Kurgan regions, as well as in several other regions.
Burmatov promised that animals in trains will be treated as passengers
All force majeure cases will not be provided for in such rules, but they will highlight the basic principles that will guide employees.
A draft law on payments for long marriage has been introduced in the State Duma
Russia may introduce a new social measure - payments for married couples celebrating a long marriage.