A 35-year-old Japanese man has shelled out $17,600 on a formal ceremony to marry holographic VR pop star Hatsune Miku. Although his mom chose not to attend, Sputnik managed to speak to the groom before the wedding.
Adelina Sotnikova, who became the first Russian to win an Olympic gold medal in a women’s figure skating singles’ competition, retired shortly after her 2014 victory in Sochi. In a recent Instagram entry, she challenged other ice skaters, claiming none have been able to copy her signature element.
Earlier, Theresa May rejected any speculation that she would be ousted as the UK Prime Minister, pledging to adhere to the Brexit draft deal and saying that she is "going to see this through." An array of Cabinet ministers, who were unhappy with the deal, tendered their resignations, among them Brexit Minister Dominic Raab.
Two cargo vessels have collided in the North Sea off the German island of Borkum, the emergency service of the city of Cuxhaven reported on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Russia's alleged meddling in elections in the United States and France, as well as Brexit referendum in the United Kingdom, cost less than one US F-35 combat jet, Vice Chairman of the US Senate Select Intelligence Committee Mark Warner said.
The North African country has been wracked with instability since the 2011 civil war and NATO military intervention, which left the country's leader Muammar Gaddafi dead and the country divided into several warring factions.
As Jean-Vincent Brisset, retired Brigadier General and researcher at International Institute for Strategic Studies, told Sputnik, the European army, if it is created, will compete with NATO, but it’s unlikely that it will emerge in less than ten years.
If it hadn't been for 35 years of mass immigration, Denmark would have been better off and less exposed to crime, writers Mikkel Andersson and Niels Jespersen claim.
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