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Saturday, 30.04.2016, 17:59
Remembering the 30th anniversary of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident in the former Soviet Union, 125 people from Latvia who took part in rescue works in the wake of the disaster received special commemorative badges in a ceremony at the Interior Ministry on April 26th, cites LETA.
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25 years ago, on 22nd of April 1991, an American entrepreneur Ronald S. Lauder and a Greek concrete industrialist George A. Tsatsos signed a preliminary agreement with the Government of the Republic of Estonia, which was the kick-off for the privatization, and the successful renovation of Kunda cement plant.
Being exhausted by everyday stress and excessive dynamics, more and more often a contemporary individual chooses a much quieter and harmonious lifestyle. There is a reason for calling such life philosophy, which roots in both enjoying slow food and choosing one's residence in calm, picturesque nature landscape, slow living and it becomes increasingly more popular, Baltic Sotheby’s International Realty reports.
The Estonian government at its meeting on April 7th authorized the minister of culture to establish a foundation called Estonian Sports and Olympic Museum that will take over he assets of the Estonian Sports Museum, informs LETA/BNS.
A screening of the Estonian film '1944' in the Russian capital Moscow on April 4th evening, organized by the Estonian embassy, went successfully, reports LETA/BNS.
Starting from 06:00 am today Azerbaijan continued its aggressive military actions in the southern direction of the Line of Contact with the Nagorno-Karabakh opposing forces, using rocket artillery and armored vehicles.
The board of the Bank of Estonia has reduced the starting price of the Maardu manor complex to the east of Tallinn from two million to 1.5 million euros, informs LETA/BNS.