Hollywood plans movie on U.S. hunt for bin Laden
The unexpected killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden on Sunday may push forward the production of a Hollywood movie about U.S. operatives hunting for the world's most wanted terrorist, Variety.com reported.
// May. 03, 2011 - 13:41 GMT
Russian Press at a Glance, Tuesday, May 3, 2011
A brief look at what is in the Russian papers today
// May. 03, 2011 - 14:31 GMT
Central Moscow blast injures police officer
A bomb rocked a car park outside a police station in downtown Moscow on Tuesday morning, injuring one police officer.
// May. 03, 2011 - 15:09 GMT
Leading French music group rocks Kiev
The Eighth French Spring Festival ended this year with a spectacular fireworks display and music performance in downtown Kiev. The Concert of Fire was staged by leading French music and pyrotechnic performance company, Les Commandos Percu, on the Field of Singers at the Pechersky Landscape Park.
// May. 03, 2011 - 16:00 GMT
Chinese brides line up to buy $200 replica of Middleton's dress
Hours after Kate Middleton's much awaited wedding dress was revealed to viewers across the world as she walked down the isle at Westminster Abby, Chinese tailors put a replica on sale for about $200, China Daily reported on Tuesday.
// May. 03, 2011 - 16:27 GMT
Former colleague of anti-corruption lawyer Magnitsky faces arrest
A former colleague of anti-corruption lawyer Sergei Magnitsky, who died in pre-trail detention in 2009, faces arrest for evading tax payments as the head of the Russian branch of British investment company Hermitage Capital Management.
// May. 03, 2011 - 17:21 GMT
Training for the Victory Day fireworks display
The personnel of the 449th Independent Fireworks Display Battalion are training in Vatutinki near Moscow for the May 9 Victory Day celebrations.
Pyrotechnics experts promise to show off brand new 310-mm shells, including the red-green Bracelet and the red-and-white Carmen and Tatiana‚ôs Day. </p>
// May. 03, 2011 - 17:42 GMT