Writer Agatha Christie could be the colleague of James bond

Writer Agatha Christie could be the colleague of James bondBritish journalists have unearthed some interesting facts about the famous detective writer Agatha Christie.According to them, during the Second world war, the authorities suspected that the world famous author had links to British intelligence. It was at MI5 allegedly gave food for Christie of new books, reports the Guardian.According to the publication, in 1940-ies representatives of British intelligence believed that Agatha Christie had friends in a secret division of the cryptographers of Bletchley Park. They managed to play an important role in the fate of the British army, having forced the legendary German code, Enigma. Thus the existence of units, few people knew - so important to the destinies of the country were decisions that took its representatives.Agatha Christie attracted the attention of the authorities in 1941, when she released her spy novel N or M?". One of the heroes of the works bore the name of Bletchley and claimed that on the plans of British troops to fight Hitler's army. We also found out that Agatha Christie was friends with one of the members of this unit by the name of dilly Knox. Читать полностью -->

Sergey Dorenko decided to divorce after 26 years of marriage

Sergey Dorenko decided to divorce after 26 years of marriagePopular national radio and TV presenter Sergey Dorenko has announced that in his life there came a great change. 53-year-old journalist decided to divorce after two decades of married life and marry his 28-year-old sweetheart.Tremendous news with your colleagues, friends and fans of Sergey Dorenko shared personally. And did so in writing, on his page on the social network Facebook. As it turned out, the journalist several years ago left the family, but divorce is not wanted. The reason for this was the son of 13-year-old son Prochorus, whose feelings experienced Dorenko."And now, three years after the actual divorce with my ex wife, I decided to formalize our relationship, namely, to execute any lack of relationship. I am grateful to ex-wife - we lived together for 26 years, and then I fell out of love with her, but the old gravity kept us together for another three years. Читать полностью -->

In Germany began to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Grimm's fairy tales

In Germany began to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Grimm's fairy talesIn Kassel took place on 20th December the opening years of the brothers Grimm, timed to the 200th anniversary of the first edition of their tales, reports dpa. The event was held in the city's state theatre. Kassel is the home town of the brothers Grimm, where they lived intermittently from 1798 to 1841.The culmination of the year will be the exhibition "Expedition Grimm", which will take place in Kassel from 27 April to 8 September. There will be presented the manuscripts and personal belongings of the writers.In addition, the University of Kassel gathered a Congress of scientists who are engaged in the work of the brothers Grimm. First of all, it is dedicated to the myths that had grown history around the collected tales. In particular, Professor Holger Erhardt noted that in fairy tales published by the brothers Grimm, cannot be called a pure German, they contain elements of tales of other European Nations and even Asian cultures.In addition, the researchers note that Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm wasn't all travellers and collectors of folk tales, which they decided to submit. Читать полностью -->

Shakira gave birth to a son

Shakira gave birth to a sonFamous Colombian singer Shakira first became a mother, as reported by the public in his microblog on Twitter artist boyfriend, footballer Gerard Pique."Our son was born, wrote Peak. - We are very happy! Thank you all for your messages!".Shakira and defender of the Spanish football club "Barcelona" Gerard Pique met in 2010 on the filming of the video Waka Waka song that became the anthem of the FIFA world Cup in South Africa, reports RIA "Novosti".on March 29, 2011 the singer has confirmed that they're Dating, having written about it on Facebook and Twitter. Of her pregnancy, the singer officially announced in September 2012, previously it was also reported that Shakira and Pique are going to call a baby Elisita. Source: Shakira gave birth to a son. . . Читать полностью -->

Three-dimensional `Statue of Liberty` by Andy Warhol sold for $43.8 million

Three-dimensional `Statue of Liberty` by Andy Warhol sold for $43.8 millionThree-dimensional composition Andy Warhol's "Statue of Liberty" went under the hammer on Wednesday night at Christie's auction in new York for 43.8 million dollars, reports RIA "Novosti" with reference to the auction house.Pre-sale estimate was $ 35 million. It is the only one remaining in private hands work from the series, made the "father of pop art" in 1962 in 3D. The other two belong to museums, including the Andy Warhol Museum in his native Pittsburgh."Statue of Liberty", adored Warhol, the subject of the image along with a bottle of coke and a tin can of soup "Campbell", became the epitome of the American dream, said Vice-President of the trading house Christie's Brett Gorvi."Work was the artistic message of love of the glorious son of immigrants, his beloved city of new York," presented by the auction house for this lot.A record price for the artist's work is his "Accident green machines sold in new York for 72,7 million dollars.The prototype of the composition Warhol - a real "Statue of Liberty" was America received as a gift from the French people in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Declaration of American Independence in 1876 and recently celebrated its 136-year anniversary. She barely had time to open after reconstruction, which took $ 30 million, was covered by hurricane sandy. The damage caused by natural disasters, has not yet been calculated.Also here for 23.7 million dollars was sold to another silkscreen Warhol "Marlon", created in 1966 with French actor Marlon Brando, ITAR-TASS reported.Another expensive lot at Christie's auction was the painting "untitled" by American artist expressionist Franz Kline. The canvas was sold for 40,4 million dollars at an estimated cost of 20-30 millionMoreover, the work of contemporary American artist Jeff Koons's "Tulips" was sold at auction over 33.7 million. Читать полностью -->

Dmitry Kostyuk collects new `VIA gra`

Dmitry Kostyuk collects new `VIA gra`Producer Dmitry Kostyuk, invented in 2000 pop group "VIA Gra", announced the recruitment for the newly formed women's trio. The announcement of a set posted on the website via-gra.ru. For aspirants required questionnaire, five photos as well as video and audio track with the execution of any song.Meanwhile at the same time there is a set of contestants in the reality show "I Want to `VIA gra`", which is supervised by the composer and co-producer of the band Konstantin Meladze. The project, whose ultimate goal is also called the formation of the new "VIA gra", is reflected on the website viagraofficial.ru.Ukrainian "Komsomolskaya Pravda" asked Kostiuk to comment on the possible emergence of two groups with the same name. The producer said: "the Group `VIA Gra` will be in Ukraine alone. I created it 12 years ago, and after a certain period of time, it will start to function again, but in a new lineup. Читать полностью -->

`Home-2` shame exposed

`Home-2` shame exposedThis happened thanks to the participation in the drawing for the next prize on the project, the former leading reality show Ksenia Borodina and her lover Michael Terekhina.The couple decided to compete with other participants for a house in the suburbs. Touted another prize in the "House-2" as "tower two".Under the terms of the contest a mansion larger than 100 sq. m. was in one of the Suburban towns. It was announced also that the house is completely ready to move - say, it is not only done all the work on the internal arrangement, but also have the furniture ready to be moved into According to the results of the contest, which ended last week - the house won a couple Borodin-Terekhin, which joined the fight almost in the final match. Russian television viewers almost unanimously voted (through SMS voting for your favorite and leading her boyfriend.However already in the beginning of this week it became known - no house is not in sight. Читать полностью -->

Madonna was accused of sexual promiscuity

Madonna was accused of sexual promiscuityCommunity activists have accused Madonna of the assault on the defenses of Russia.As reported online RAPSI of the court session, the activists, accusing the singer in the promotion of homosexuality, said that because of her "boys and girls will become more involved in the debauchery, which would entail the loss of the country's defence capabilities including".Speaking in court on 22 November, the representative of the plaintiffs - nine members of public organizations of St. Petersburg said that Madonna and the organizers of her St. Petersburg concert harmed the institution of the family, had violated the right to social order and encroached on fundamental human rights. "This is a family and civic duty, not sexual promiscuity" - said the representative of the plaintiffs.Defendants, for their part, noted that the concert posters warned the audience that he is not for children and adolescents; in addition, tickets indicated that the event is intended for those who are 18 years old. The defendants also called the arguments of the plaintiffs are unfounded, noting, for example, that the fact of mental suffering incurred is not proven. Source: Madonna accused of sexual promiscuity. Читать полностью -->

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