Painting brush Kudrin was sold for 100 thousand euros

Painting brush Kudrin was sold for 100 thousand eurosAt a meeting held on April 14 charity auction were sold a few paintings, painted by the Russian Ministers, businessmen and actors.At the auction the picture painted by Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin was sold to an unnamed businessman for 100 thousand euros (about 4.4 million), according to Reuters. For comparison, the picture drawn by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, was sold at auction in January 2009 for 37 million rubles.In addition to Kudrin, at a charity auction their work to put the head of Sberbank German Gref (he drew the boy Smurfs), the head of VTB Andrey Kostin (he painted a rather bleak picture: bills and coins in the Bank) and the owner of ONEXIM group billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov (his name signed picture of "Prisoner of Courchevel").How much money was raised at the auction, not specified. We only know that all proceeds from the sale of paintings will be sent to the orphanages and boarding schools.Information about whether the paintings were made with government officials and businessmen on their own, no. It should be noted that in the case of a painting of Putin the drawing process took place in two stages: first, the Prime Minister portrayed the sketch, which was then modified by a professional artist. Source: Painting brush Kudrin was sold for 100 thousand euros. . Читать полностью -->

The group `Tatu` ceased to exist

The group `Tatu` ceased to existProvocative duet "Tatu" has ceased to exist. Lead singer Lena Katina and Yulia Volkova decided to work separately from each other and fully concentrate on solo careers."Recently held a "productive meeting", which adopted a unanimous decision to terminate the existence of the "Tattoo". This decision was not spontaneous and Mature for a long time. For ethical reasons do not want to touch reasons, but they are neither creative nor with the commercial aspects," according to the press service of the group.Lena Katina will begin work on a solo career in America this spring. At the end of the summer, the singer will officially unveil the new team, with whom she will work. And Julia has recently returned from the US, where it has long began recording his solo songs.Lena and Yulia is now going to sing only in English, according to "Komsomolskaya Pravda". Читать полностью -->

Leda GaGa was photographed for Out magazine's vamp-photo shoot

Leda GaGa was photographed for Out magazine's vamp-photo shoot Outrageous singer Leda GaGa was photographed for Out magazine's vamp-photo shoot. Natural - naked and with unusual accessories.Photographed the singer of the famous Ellen von Unwerth, who came up with the concept of women-you and the bride of Frankenstein. Source: Leda GaGa was photographed for Out magazine's vamp-photo shoot (photo). . . . Читать полностью -->

Rudkovskaya preparing for the wedding

Rudkovskaya preparing for the weddingYana Rudkovskaya and Evgeny Plushenko actively preparing for the wedding that will take place, as they say themselves lovers, this summer. The other day the bride went to the salon, where she's already picked out a few dresses for the upcoming ceremony.To help Rudkovskaya with the choice of attire decided stylists fashion glossy weekly magazine OK! Joanna offered plenty of choices - luxurious dresses from famous designers, which she gladly tried. However, to make the final choice of the bride still found it difficult and took a pause for reflection, writes "Komsomolskaya Pravda".But the groom, they say, was delighted, having seen pictures from the fitting. Plushenko believes that his girlfriend looks great in any outfit. Perhaps this confused Rudkovskaya. As you know, to see the brides dress before the wedding is bad luck. Читать полностью -->

Vladimir Pozner will meet the anniversary in Paris

Vladimir Pozner will meet the anniversary in ParisVladimir Pozner, who left last fall as President of the Academy of television and radio broadcasting, was named by colleagues as the best Russian television interviewer. On the day of the 75th anniversary of Vladimir Vladimirovich, Days.Ru resemble than he deserved it.Posner is one of those figures who, it seems, never left the television screen throughout the years of existence of the Soviet television. In the 85 year and it was memorable to our audience as the host of the teleconference Leningrad-Seattle, 86 - Leningrad-Boston. It was the television debut Posner, and after that his career developed rapidly. At the time, to find in the Union of the educated man, fluent in French and English, and thus does not belong to the world of state structures, it was almost impossible.Although Posner graduated from the biological faculty of Moscow state University, writing and translation activities, it attracted more and because at first worked, as he says himself, "clerk" Samuel Marshak (until he was kicked out for the spirit of adventure).In the early 90s, he often appeared on the television show American Phil Donahue, while living in the United States. Living at the invitation Donahue in USA, Pozner every month flew to Russia to record "We" and "masked Man" - and so it went for several years until 1999. Читать полностью -->

The finalist `Miss Australia` suspected anorexia

The finalist `Miss Australia` suspected anorexiaIn Australia, a scandal is unfolding in connection with reaching the final of the beauty contest "Miss Australia" too skinny girls.One of the finalists seemed to doctors and nutritionists overly exhausted, they believe that her thinness is harmful to health and is a wrong example for young couldnГ­t keep the momentum.19-year-old model from Sydney Stefania Naumoska got to the finals among the 32 girls, chosen by a jury of 7000 candidates from across the country, reports Reuters. Naumoska took the second place, the next day after the contest, local Newspapers came out with headlines like: "Bony or beautiful?" and pictures of the anorexic Naumoska posing in a red bikini.Doctors and nutritionists immediately raised the alarm, as the body mass index in the model is only 15,1, while the permissible level 18. This indicator is computed as the ratio of body weight in kilograms by the square of height in meters. Stephanie Naumoska at 180 cm tall, weighs 49 kg. a Dietician Melanie Mukhriz told reporters that will require blood tests and a full assessment of the health status of girls, to ensure that Naumoska not suffering from anorexia.Director Shaw Deborah Miller stood up for a beautiful brunette that is in the final, defeated 20-year-old TV presenter and model Rachael Finch, saying that she had a "Macedonian" body type. "They have long, flexible bodies and thin bones. Читать полностью -->

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