Belarusians’ achievements in astronautics
Belarusians pave not only earthly but also space roads. How can we forget about this on Cosmonautics Day on April 12? Belarus boasts three cosmonauts and two own satellites and also the center of space connection, which has recently been built. These are serious achievements despite Belarus isn’t a big country, especially if we look from space. Alena Syrova has more on the topic.
Ruslan Alekhno studies opera singing from Andrea Bocelli in Italy
How often do you come to the native Belarus?
Ruslan Alekhno, signer: I come to visit my parents once in 6 months. It is obvious that I miss them, my motherland, communication with Belarusian people, Belarusian cuisine. I like Belarusian cuisine a lot!
Ruslan, everyone remembers your victory at one of Russian shows. Since then, your career has been going higher and higher, and, eventually, you’ve got the Order for the Development of Russian Culture.
People’s Artist of Belarus Ivan Misko celebrates his 85th birthday anniversary
People’s Artist of Belarus Ivan Misko celebrates his 85th birthday anniversary. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko greeted the sculptor on his birthday.
Ivan Misko, a native of Slonim district, managed to reach the peak of popularity by promoting the theme of Space. Among his debut works are portrait sculptures of Yuri Gagarin, Piotr Klimuk, and Vladimir Kovalenko.
He also captured other world-famous conquerors of the Universe. By the way, the sculptor himself is not a rare honourable visitor of the Star City.
Concert in honor of 76th anniversary of Vladimir Mulyavin's birth
Prominent Belarusian musician Vladimir Mulyavin would turn 76 on 12 January. He was awarded the title People's Artist of the USSR and Belarus. He became a legend during the lifetime. The concert program in honor of the 76th anniversary of the birth of Vladimir Mulyavin took place at the Belarusian State Philharmonic on January 12.
Many generations grew up on his songs. "Alexandrina", "Zavushnіtsy" and "Slutskіya Tkachychі" are among the most popular songs Vladimir Mulyavin is famous for.
Azarenka's baby: First photo
Belarus' tennis player Victoria Azarenka and her boyfriend Bill McKeague are receiving hundreds of congratulations at this moment. They have just became parents, for the first time.
A few hours ago, a photo of Azarenka's child was posted in social media. The newborn is pictured with his father, Bill McKeague.
The photo was posted by Chris Weidman, defenseman of the National Hockey League club Ottawa Senators and a friend of Bill McKeague.
Hollywood actor Dolph Lundgren comes to Belarus
World famous American actor, film director, screenwriter and producer Dolph Lundgren is visiting Belarus.
On Sunday, December 11, Dolph Lundgren visited the office of the Game Stream company in Minsk.
Game Stream posted a picture in which the company director stands together with the famous guest. The public found out about the arrival of the famous actor from social networks.
Yesterday, Dolph posted a short video on Instagram, in which he wrote: 'Arrived n Belarus with the bottle tree!!'
Artist Nikas Safronov about his life and attitude to Belarus
Today we are having artist Nikas Safronov in Simple Questions.
Good evening, Nikas. Thank you for coming. I found out you were going to read aloud some drafts from a book about you written by one of your fans, probably. What do you think, what kind of literature is it going to be?