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Russia is one of guarantors of energy security of all Eurasia. It is said in the telegram which was sent by the head of state Vladimir Putin to participants and guests of the forum "Russian Power Week".

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The Minister of Education and Science Olga Vasilyeva has said that in dissertation work of the Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinsky there is no plagiarism.

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In Catalonia there pass mass protests against police brutality: on Sunday the Spanish law enforcement agencies have applied drastic measures in relation to inhabitants of the region who have participated in a referendum on independence. During collisions, according to local authorities, more than 800 people have suffered. RT conducts a live broadca...

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Star of mixed martial arts, the champion of UFC in lightweight Conor McGregor has expressed condolences injured with firing in Mandalay Bay hotel complex in Las Vegas.

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The legendary Czech hockey player Yaromir Jágr has said that the next season which he will spend as a part of club of the National Hockey League (NHL) "Calgary Fleymz" with high probability will become for him the last.

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The Football Union of Russia (FUR) has posted video about the first day of training of national team of Russia for test matches with the national teams of South Korea and Iran.

Date: 11 months ago   Category: Sport

Khrushchev's visit, Sharapova's triumph and Izner's marathon with Mai: legendary Wimbledon is 140 years old


Khrushchev's visit, Sharapova's triumph and Izner's marathon with Mai: legendary Wimbledon is 140 years old
The Wimbledon tournament, one of four Grand Slam tournaments, celebrates the 140 anniversary. The tennis on a lawn was born in the All England croquet club — the administration has organized a paid competition to raise money for repair of agricultural machinery. Then the payment for participation has made one pound sterling, and for an entrance — one shilling. Now in Wimbledon play millions of pounds sterling. Among winners of prestigious superiority there were also Russians, including Maria Sharapova who became the victor of a tournament in 2004.

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