Interpol, more correctly the International Criminal Police Organization, was created in 1923 to assist international criminal police co-operation. The organization»s new name was adopted in 1956, prior to which it was known as the International Criminal Police Commission. Interpol was founded in Austria in 1923 as the International. Criminal Police

The Republic of Belarus is situated in the centre of Europe. It borders on Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus, the Ukraine, Russia and Poland. Its present population is about 12 million people. Belarus is a land of vast plains and picturesque hills, thick forests and green meadows, deep blue lakes and flowing

Victoria was the Queen regnant of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837, and the first Empress of India of the British Raj from 1 May 1876, until her death. Her reign as the Queen lasted 63 years and 7 months, longer than that of

Christmas is Christian holiday that celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ. For millions of Christians throughout the world it is the happiest and the busiest time of the year. No one knows the exact date of Christ’s birth but most Christians celebrate Christmas on December 25. The word Christmas comes

В настоящее время во главе британской королевской семьи стоит королева Елизавета II. Фамилия семьи — Виндзор. Она была изменена с Сакс-Кобург-Гота на Виндзор в 1917. Королева Елизавета II родилась 21 апреля 1926 года. Ее день рождения ежегодно празднуется в Британии во вторую субботу июня. В этот день проходит парад, называемый

Is progress always good? Scientific progress brings us many conveniences and advanced machines, such as computers, automobiles, and so on. Progress seems to have made life simpler and more comfortable. But if we analyze it carefully, we will find that progress is not always good. Modern industry brings us many

It is generally accepted that Chita was founded in 1653, though this date is being disputed nowadays. The town was founded at the confluence of the Chita and the Ingoda rivers. Its position on the way to the Pacific Ocean was profitable and favored the development of the town. In

When you are ill you consult the doctor. He prescribes you a treatment and writes out a prescription. At the chemist’s you can get patent medicine of all kinds: ampules of glucose or camphor for injections, different pills, tablets and powders, cough mixtures, heart drops, nasal drops, vitamins, cod liver

April Fool’s Day or all Fool’s Day is the first of April. The fun of the holiday is to play silly but harmless jokes on family members and friends. The victim of these jokes is called an April fool. This holiday first appeared in France when the French began to

AIDS is an acronym for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and is thought to be caused primarily by a virus that invades white blood cells and certain other body cells including the brain. Although treatments for both AIDS and HIV exist to slow the virus’ progression in a human patient, there

Перевод темы по английскому языку «Новозеландский стиль жизни» : Жизнь в Новой Зеландии протекает тихо и спокойно, иногда слишком медленно для человека, живущего в таком мегаполисе как Лондон, Париж, Нью-Йорк или Рио-де-Жанейро. Но это вовсе не означает, что здесь вы умрете со скуки. В Новой Зеландии вы всегда найдете приключения.

Body language is a form of non-verbal communication, which consists of body posture, gestures, facial expressions, and eye movements. Humans send and interpret such signals almost entirely subconsciously. When we go for an interview, most of us think carefully about what to wear and what to say but hardly ever

Every person has his own idea of a perfect house. Since the time immemorial people always wanted to make their dwelling a place, where one feels comfortable and cosy, where one always wants to come back to. A dwelling of my dream is not a flat but a two-storeyed mansion.

The English people like animals very much. Pets: dogs, cats, horses, ducks, canaries, chickens and other friends of men have a much better life in Britain, than anywhere else. In Britain they have special dog shops, selling food, clothes and other things for dogs. There are dog hair-dressing saloons and

Among different types of films best of all I like comedy and romantic drama, because such films are very cheerful and full of life. I don’t like horror films and I find them quite disgusting. Sometimes I may watch a police drama or a historical film, but I’m not very