Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi issued a decree according to which henceforth his ministers can only accept gifts worth up to € 300 saobshtava newspaper "Corriere della Sera", quoted by Prontosofia. This means that it will be possible members of the government to be donated for Christmas or other occasions with valuable jewelry, watches, paintings, silverware and more.
Almost 3,000 patients died during the last three years in Britain after taking drugs. This is stated in an official report, says the online edition of The Times newspaper. Over 13,000 have been hospitalized because of side effects or allergic reactions after using drugs.
Beetles have evolved long before dinosaurs that are believed to have inhabited the Earth 230 million years ago. This hypothesis is a scientific study published on 21 December in the journal Science, online edition writes LiveScience.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko is against this Russian language to become a second official language in the country, RIA Novosti informs. "Of course I would vote against", said Yushchenko when he was asked by a journalist what would be its position in a possible referendum on the status of the language.
The ban on smoking in cafes and restaurants in France enter into force on 1 January 2008 to 0. 00 hours, inform Figaro. On the first day of the new year, however, there will be tolerance for smokers.
57-year-old Italian Roberto Renyoli published on the web site over a hundred messages found in bottles thrown by the waves, inform Prontosofia. Renyoli who is from the southern Italian town of Termoli, has assembled his own letters, written by hand. So far he has posted 128 messages. Each of the published messages bear the date of writing and its place was discovered.
Muscovites can invite to their table on the night of January 1st double of Vladimir Putin. This is one of the services that has occurred this year on the market as an opportunity to celebrate the New Year in Moscow, reported BBC.
Italian police carried predpraznichna campaign against illegally imported fireworks AFP four shares in Italian forces seized over 1 million