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People in the City: Halloween Costumes

In addition to the traditionally dominant outfits of evil spirits and paramedics, each Halloween showcases new trends in public costumes. This year, a movie trilogy about Batman, which ended in the summer, became a serious source of inspiration for many - almost all of the somewhat noticeable characters of the Nolan Batman appeared at the party.
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Strictly by record: the results of the All-Russian census

On October 29, on Friday, the 2010 All-Russian Population Census ended. About 17 billion rubles were spent on a large-scale rally held under the motto "Everyone is important to Russia." Already in April, the first census results will be ready, and by 2013 atlases, brochures and an 11-volume book of its results will be printed.
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12 new cafes, bars and restaurants of spring in St. Petersburg

"Stuffing" The Forum Restaurant Group company, known for its ambitious expensive projects Il Lago dei Cigni, Tsé Fung and Buddha-Bar, opens at the Moscow railway station an extremely democratic bistro "Stuffing" by the standards of the holding. It will be a burger with an open kitchen and low prices, oriented to travelers.
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How a geographer and sound engineer opened a vinyl record store

For many years, Ivan Stupin and Almaz have been promoting alternative music in Russia. First they organized festivals as part of the Avant music movement, then they began selling physical music media over the Internet. With the advent of the digital music era, entrepreneurs have decided to bet on the sale of vinyl records.

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Who is studying modern art and how much does it cost | 2019
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Who is studying modern art and how much does it cost

"Contemporary artist" in Russia is still not a profession from the state registry. Although there are Stroganovka, Surikovka, Mukha and other state universities known for their strong academic background, it is contemporary art that has to be studied elsewhere. Such schools have weight in the professional community, but do not provide higher education (with the exception of the British Higher School of Design).
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City Maslenitsa, flower festival and "LoveKatok" | 2019
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City Maslenitsa, flower festival and "LoveKatok"

City events Pictured: Feedback party at Aquarius Orchids and Co Festival Annual Flower Festival Outside mid-February, which means that the cold will soon recede. To feel the spring for a while now, you can visit the Flower Voyage exhibition. The collection includes unique species orchids from South and Central America, orchid hybrids from Southeast Asia and vibrant bulbous from Holland.
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Rain in St. Petersburg in Instargam pictures | 2019
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Rain in St. Petersburg in Instargam pictures

Since the morning in St. Petersburg, heavy rain has not stopped. The Ministry of Emergency Situations promises that in the first July days it will rain continuously, and by the end of Monday weather forecasters predict almost a third of the monthly rainfall. Vodokanal recommends that residents temporarily stop cleaning, washing and washing to reduce the load on the sewer.
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Kroo Cafe opened on Suvorov Avenue | 2019
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Kroo Cafe opened on Suvorov Avenue

On the corner of Suvorovsky Prospekt and 9th Sovetskaya Street, Kroo Cafe started working in technical mode. The institution belongs to Violetta Croo, previously not seen in the restaurant business, but had long dreamed of opening her own restaurant. The menu mainly consists of European dishes: quiche, French eggplant appetizer, onion soup, pasta and risotto.
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How to stop constantly thinking about work? | 2019
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How to stop constantly thinking about work?

Every week, Life around answers questions about work. This time they asked experts about how to learn how to switch from work to leisure - on vacation, on the weekend, or just in the evening after a working day. Ivan Rubtsov Deputy General Director for Work with Key Customers, Krok The most cardinal way is to learn not to perceive problems or difficulties at work too emotionally and to heart.
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Things of the week: 13 flannel shirts | 2019
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Things of the week: 13 flannel shirts

A flannel shirt is a practical thing, especially in the cold season. The soft, fleece-like material perfectly retains heat. The only drawback is that such a fabric has the ability to roll with frequent wear. Life around chose 13 flannel shirts in St. Petersburg stores, which can be an excellent alternative to a boring sweater or cardigan.
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The series "Dopeless", the album The War on Drugs and the new Call of Duty | 2019
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The series "Dopeless", the album The War on Drugs and the new Call of Duty

What to listen to In the photo: Brand New "Science Fiction" Brand New Band Brand New has not been releasing music for eight years. At the end of last week, the album "Science Fiction" was finally released - by this time for many fans of the group, which had become an important landmark for the American (and not only) rock and music scenes in the first half of the 2000s, the possibility of a new release was equally illusive like, say, the release of Half-Life 3 for Valve fans.
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15 Russian-language films thundered at festivals
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15 Russian-language films thundered at festivals

Dylda, the second film by a graduate of Sokurov’s workshop, Kantemir Balagov, on the return to the post-war Leningrad of two women from the front who are trying to reassemble their lives, is released. Dylda has just received a director's prize in the Special Look program of the Cannes Film Festival and has become another Russian author’s film, which was seen not only at home.
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How much is life in Norilsk
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How much is life in Norilsk

Norilsk is regularly included in various lists and ratings, but it is on the top lines due to a poor environmental situation, health risks, a long winter, low temperatures and high prices for fruits and vegetables. Nevertheless, more than 170 thousand people live in a large industrial center, many of whom work at the city-forming enterprise - the Norilsk Nickel Mining and Metallurgical Plant.
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Arrived: why go to Moscow?
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Arrived: why go to Moscow?

Every day, thousands of people come to Moscow stations. Life around talked with guests of the capital about why they came to Moscow. In the early morning, the square of the three stations is lively, like in the afternoon. The stalls are working, the advertisement is dazzling, the music is rumbling, people are scurrying around. With an interval of 20 minutes, an intercity train arrives at each station.
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Coffee Go kiosk owners to open coffee bar on Sennaya
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Coffee Go kiosk owners to open coffee bar on Sennaya

The Coffee Go espresso bar will open this week on Sennaya Square. As in the kiosk of the same name, they will mainly sell takeaway coffee, but in a small room there will also be a bar counter with chairs. Coffee in an institution costs from 49 to 99 rubles, and it will work from 7 in the morning. In addition to coffee of different types, in a new place they offer tea, hot chocolate and cocoa.
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Weekend Plans: February 7–9
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Weekend Plans: February 7–9

February 7, Friday, February 8, Saturday, February 9, Sunday, Friday, February 7, 12:00 Opening of the 5642 Vysota restaurant A new restaurant, Arkady Novikov, opens its name in Bolshoy Cherkassky Lane, which was named after the peak of Elbrus, the highest point in Russia. They will cook Caucasian cuisine, they are going to make the main emphasis on the Adyghe one.
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How employees behave upon dismissal
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How employees behave upon dismissal

In case of staff reduction, the employer may insist on the dismissal of employees at their own request or by agreement of the parties. So the company is exempted from the obligation to pay laid-off severance pay. But workers are no less inventive and use different methods in order to defend their interests.
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