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The most of leprechauns in the world are in Ireland

There may not be pots of gold at the end of the rainbow, but one of the Irish towns proved that it is full of leprechauns. Bandon in West Cork adequately responded to the challenge of Glenties of Donegal, which was also planning to get into the Guinness Book of Records for the largest cluster […]

Jacqueline Kennedy’s personal records

John F. Kennedy’s Library published personal records and documents of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis. Records were made in 1962 one year before the assassination of the President. The part of documents is related to the project of Jacqueline Kennedy about reorganization of rooms in White House. “The document makes clear how deeply she was educated in art, […]

Joanne Rowling writes non-children novel

British writer Joanne Rowling began writing her first non-children novel. This work will be radically different from Harry Potter. “I receive pleasure from every page written for the new book” – said Rowling. The writer does not expose the theme and the name of the book. Rowling signed a contract for releasing a new book with […]

Walking on the top of the trees

In Bavarian National Forest is built the longest and highest bridge over the trees. It is one of the highest constructions in central Europe. Wooden construction for walking – Baumwipfelpfad was built two years ago. It is 300 meters long and 26 meters high. It is combined with nature. The bridge is so high that […]

The biggest butterfly in the world

In Eastern Himalayas the scientists found the biggest butterfly in the world. Its wings are 25 cm long. The strange butterfly was named “Attakus Atlas”. The volume of butterfly wings during flight may reach 30cm. despite the strange color and size, the butterfly is not poisonous and it is absolutely safe. This variety of butterflies […]

City of widows

The are many prejudice around us, like broken mirror and black cat. Indians believe that widow person brings unhappiness. In Indian city of Vrindavan are living a lot of widow women. You will found in this both young and elderly women. They leave their homes, get rid of the symbol of marriage – red circle […]

“Buranovskiye Babushki” will present Russia on Eurovision 2012

On the musical contest “Eurovision 2012” Russia will be presented by “Buranovskiye Babushki“. It became known after the final selection concert on TV Channel “Russia 1“. The group presented the song “Party for Everybody” and surpassed rest 24 candidates. The winner was identified by audience and competent jury, which was composed by famous representatives of […]

Scarlett Johansson in Hitchcock’s “Psycho”

Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson will play in movie “Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho“. Johansson will play the role of Psycho’s star actress Janet Leigh. In Hitchcock’s movie Leigh played the role of the woman, who was killed in famous bath scene. The movie will be shot according to the same-named book of Stephen […]

New performances in Marjanishvili Theatre with English subtitles

In Kote Marjanishvili State Drama Theatre, Tbilisi will be held performances with English subtitles one a month. According to Public Relations Office of the theatre performances with English subtitles in the theatre was held firstly in February 2012. As it is said in the theatre on the performance was attended by many foreigners. After, it […]

Eight painting of Hitler found in Czech Republic

Eight paintings belonging to Adolf Hitler are found in an ancient castle – Zakupy in South Czech Republic. Cost of paintings is valued at 4.8 million dollars. Paintings found a local historian George Kuharzh. In late February, seven paintings from the personal collection of Hitler found Kuharzh in the monastery depositary in village Doksany, which […]