Tbilisi Fashion Week SS 2019 has officially commenced.
Georgia has numerous artists popular to the international public.
The website TasteAtlas which provides tourists and people interested in traditional cuisine with a wide range of dishes from different parts of the world.
Archive Calendar
Exchange Rates
22-10-2018
GBP
1
GBP
3.5155
SGD
1
SGD
1.9572
ZAR
10
ZAR
1.8784
EUR
1
EUR
3.0921
Russian tower block collapses after 'gas' explosion in Izhevsk
10:19 10-11-2017
Russian tower block collapses after 'gas' explosion in Izhevsk A nine-storey residential block in Izhevsk, central Russia, has partly collapsed following reports of an explosion. A total of 32 apartments were destroyed, - foreign media say.

The Interfax news agency has reported that at least two dead body, including a 60-year-old woman, have been recovered from the scene. Two teenage boys have been hospitalised.

As reported by foreign media,rescuers believe that at least six people remain trapped under the rubble.

500 residents have been evacuated from neighbouring tower blocks.

Authorities have said that a gas explosion is the most likely cause of the collapse. Witnesses reported hearing an explosion just before the building disintegrated.

Fires and explosions from gas leaks are not unusual in Russia, especially in smaller cities. Here, Soviet housing stock and poor maintenance combine to often devastating effects.

In 2016, there were 12 recorded instances of gas explosions in residential blocks, resulting in 28 deaths, - foreign media say.


სხვა სიახლეები
Germany halts arms exports to Saudi Arabia
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said Germany will stop exporting weapons to Saudi Arabia. The decision comes in the wake of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi
“Deprived Adolescence” - UNFPA Georgia presents the photo exhibition by Daro Sulakauri
UNFPA Georgia presents the photo exhibition by Daro Sulakauri “Deprived of Adolescence” on March 11, 2016, 16:00 at Zurab Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art (MOMA Tbilisi - 27 Rustaveli Av).