A woman died in a fire in the center of St. Petersburg

S.-PETERSBURG, 8 Dec – The woman died in a fire in an apartment at a house in the Central District of St. Petersburg, according to the press service of the city GUMChS. “At 15.01 a message was received about the fire at the address: Central District, Kolomenskaya Street, 35-37. At 15.48, the fire was localized. … Read more

Co-owner was detained in St. Petersburg "Reeve Gauche"

MOSCOW, 8 Dec – In St. Petersburg, co-owner of the Rive Gauche chain of stores and the Internet retailer Yulmart, August Meyer, was detained with his wife Inna. Writes about it “Kommersant”… According to the newspaper, the entrepreneur is suspected of stealing 2.3 billion rubles from Sberbank, received for business development. The man took out … Read more

In St. Petersburg, the court arrested the ex-head of the Kalininsky district until February

S.-PETERSBURG, 7 Dec – The court arrested until February 6 the former head of the Kalininsky district of St. Petersburg, Ivan Gromov, in the case of the theft of 165 million rubles, according to the United Press Service of the City Courts. “The Kuibyshevsky District Court issued a decision on the selection of a preventive … Read more

United Russia will suspend membership of the ex-head of the Kalininsky district of St. Petersburg

S.-PETERSBURG, 7 Dec – The membership of the former head of the Kalininsky district of St. Petersburg, Ivan Gromov, in United Russia will be suspended, the press service of the regional branch of the party reports. Earlier, a source in the security forces said that Gromov was detained in St. Petersburg. A criminal case was … Read more

Vilfand told whether the cold weather will come to Moscow from the north-west of Russia

MOSCOW, 7 Dec – Severe cold weather, which led to abnormally low temperatures in the north-west of the European part of Russia, will not reach Moscow and the region, said Roman Vilfand, scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center. “This cold will not reach Moscow (from the north-west of the European part of Russia), because cold … Read more

Beglov called the situation with COVID-19 in St. Petersburg tense

The prevalence rate of COVID-19 in St. Petersburg has risen above 1 again, the epidemiological situation in the city remains tense, but controlled, said the governor of the city, Alexander Beglov. …

Investigative Committee began checking after the death of a woman who jumped out of a burning apartment

S.-PETERSBURG, 6 Dec – The Investigative Committee began a pre-investigation check after the death of a woman in St. Petersburg who jumped out of a burning apartment on the 11th floor, the press service of the city administration of the Investigative Committee reports. A fire in an apartment on the 11th floor in building No. … Read more

In St. Petersburg, a woman died after falling out of the window of a burning apartment

S.-PETERSBURG, 6 Dec – The woman died, falling out of the window of a burning apartment in the Kalininsky district of St. Petersburg, the fire was extinguished, the GUMChS in St. Petersburg reported. “On December 6 at 00.24 a message was received about a fire at the address: Kalininsky district, Marshal Blucher ave., Building 7, … Read more

The expert told when potatoes will become more expensive than oranges

MOSCOW, 5 Dec – The statements of a number of experts that potatoes may soon cost like oranges are not justified – such a scenario is possible only if we almost completely switch to import of root crops, he told the agency “Prime”Professor of the basic department of trade policy of the PRUE G.V. Plekhanov … Read more