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The National Hockey League (NHL) announced names of three best hockey players of last game day.

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Vote on a vote of no confidence to the prime minister of Great Britain Theresa May will take place in the British parliament in the evening on Wednesday, December 12. Sky News reports about it.

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At a meeting with members of council on human rights (HRC) the President of Russia Vladimir Putin paid attention to legal aspect of business of the condemned director Oleg Sentsov. It was said by the...

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Junior hockey Russian national team up to 17 years beat peers from Switzerland in an opening match of the Tournament of four nations which takes place in Plymouth (USA).

Date: 7 days ago   Category: Science

"Profitable business": why introduction of the Prohibition in the USA did not result in desirable results — RT in Russian


85 years ago in the USA the Prohibition was cancelled. The reform directed initially to improvement of the nation and maintaining public morals in 16 years was enshrined in the Constitution before. But because of crudity and lack of effective strategy it led to activization in the country of organized crime and to growth of popularity of hard alcoholic drinks. As a result official Washington surrendered. How U.S. authorities the only time in the history repealed the amendment made earlier to the American Constitution — in the material RT.

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