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31.10.2017

Alexander Hleb makes TV debut
Alexander Hleb makes TV debut The Belarusian football star Alexander Hleb participated in a TV program as a football expert. Hleb made his debut on the Russian sports TV channel Match TV. He participated in the TV program Total Football as a football expert. "He played together with Messi" - this is how the Belarusian football player was presented by the Russians. Hleb is 36. He played for Barcelona in 2008-2011, but could not gain a foothold in the starting XI next to the famous Lionel Messi.

13.08.2017

Cirque du Soleil artist: You are not only an acrobat. You dance, act, and it is good that you do not sing
Cirque du Soleil artist: You are not only an acrobat. You dance, act, and it is good that you do not sing Dmitry Lyubashenko and Darina Mishina, artists of Cirque du Soleil, have given an interview to the TV program Simple Questions with Yegor Khrustalev. How right is the opinion that Cirque du Soleil completely differs from a circus we are used to? First of all, there are no animals there. Is it more a sports team or a theatre group? Dmitry Lyubashenko, Cirque du Soleil:It is more o a theatre show rather than a traditional circus, which our spectators are used to seeing.

11.08.2017

Cirque du Soleil artist: Most of our troupe is from former Soviet Union
Cirque du Soleil artist: Most of our troupe is from former Soviet Union Dmitry Lyubashenko and Darina Mishina, artists of Cirque du Soleil, have given an interview to the TV program Simple Questions with Yegor Khrustalev. You made your way, became a part of this amazing show, but it's probably very difficult... How did you get into the troupe? Dmitry Lyubashenko, Cirque du Soleil: I will debunk a myth about the fact that we are special. Basically, a very large part of our troupe are people from the CIS. These are Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, and Kazakhstan.

11.07.2017

Photofact: Vyazynka celebrates Kupala’s anniversary
Photofact: Vyazynka celebrates Kupala’s anniversary The 135th anniversary of Yanks Kupala was celebrated in his native place of Vyazynka in Molodechno district. The world famous museum is located here, lovers of Kupala’s talent have been gathering here for 45 years now. The current poetry celebration was special. Literature experts, critics, modern poets and lovers of poetry gathered here once again to listen to Kupala’s poems in connection with his anniversary.

17.04.2017

The monument to Piotr Klimuk
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.

16.03.2017

Outstanding master of word and author of true masterpieces of Belarusian literature - Ivan Melezh
Outstanding master of word and author of true masterpieces of Belarusian literature - Ivan Melezh There are people in Belarusian literature whose works have been admired for many decades. One of these writers is Ivan Pavlovich Melezh. The CTV channel went to the village of Hlinischy, the homeland of the writer. Here’s the house museum where Ivan Melezh was born in a simple peasant family 95 years ago.

06.03.2017

Ruslan Alekhno studies opera singing from Andrea Bocelli in Italy
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.

23.02.2017

People’s Artist of Belarus Ivan Misko celebrates his 85th birthday anniversary
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.

13.01.2017

Concert in honor of the 76th anniversary of the birth of Vladimir Mulyavin
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.

07.01.2017

Albert Einstein
Ekaterina I, Einstein, Chukovsky, Al Capone, Lee Harvey Oswald. What connects these people with Minsk? Previously the house of famous Belarussian noble family Sapieha was on present-day Oktyabrskaya Square. Samuil Skavranchuk was working for Sapieha family as a gardener. Later his daughter Marta was born, and they moved to Livonia. After that, the girl changed her surname and became Skavronskaya. Later the gardener’s daughter married Peter I and became the Russian empress Ekaterina I.

20.12.2016

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.

11.12.2016

Hollywood actor Dolph Lundgren comes to Belarus
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!!'

09.11.2016

Artist Nikas Safronov about his life and attitude to Belarus
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?