Russian billionaire, the chairman of Board of Directors of Capital Group, Vladislav Doronin, has built a futuristic mansion for his girlfriend Naomi Campbell in Moscow's suburban area known as Rublyovka. The house for the supermodel looks like a spaceship. The unusual house was designed by famous British architect of Arab origin Zaha Hadid
Journalist Rui Martins is in Locarno sending an exclusive series of articles to Pravda.Ru Portuguese version. Here is his latest interview, with French screen idol Alain Delon, who received the Locarno Film Festival Career Award.
Exotic needs of wealthy Russians may very often raise many eyebrows. Even concierge services can be very much surprised at times even though their goal is to fulfill every whim for the customer's money. Giant Ferris wheel London Eye was stopped once: a wealthy Russian wanted to celebrate his daughter's birthday at the highest point of the...
If you like Country Music you'll like Pelageya. Her music is fresh and different from American songs. Don't worry you don't have to know Russian to enjoy it. Music transcends all languages. She has been singing since she was a little girl and her voice has grown from a small bird into the gracefulness of a swan. She could even rival Celine Dion
When in 1955 the "Eurovision" appeared, it was touching and harmless: the entertaining TV show was to promote friendship between peoples and the bizarre at the time idea of television. This was the goal of the European Broadcasting Union that borrowed the idea of the enchanting song show from the Music Festival in San Remo, Italy
You can see this face nearly everywhere. It appears on magazine covers and in commercial ads on TV. However, few people may understand why this image has become a symbol of modern beauty. Andrej Pejic has recently made his debut in the world of fashion, but the young man has already become a star. This man has given a new face to women's fashion
Talent, flair. Brilliance. Genius, excellence. Whitney Houston made this type of eulogy banal and meaningless not only through the numerous awards she won but fundamentally through her character, her voice and her soul - all three transcending any physical constraints, taking her and those blessed enough to hear her voice to the gates of Heaven.
Writing an obituary is a time for reflection, of weighing up values and contemplating what really matters in life, because we are writing about a person who is no longer among us, physically at least. The wealth of information on Amy Winehouse is witness to her talent. However, her death, as much as her life, is also a legacy.
After one of her concerts Lady Gaga was met by Christian protesters who were angry with the lyrics of the singer's new single "Judas" and a video to the song that will be released by Easter. Believers say that "Judas" is an affront to their religious feelings. Does Gaga intend to deliberately provoke the believers by using religious symbols?
Bollywood used to make up to 1,000 films a year, which was twice as much as the production of America's Hollywood. The economic crisis affected the production of Indian films: foreign investments in Indian studios dropped, the demand among the local population reduced considerably. Common Indians could not afford either cinema tickets or DVDs
Americans have chosen the most beautiful Russian women. The first in the ranking of the Russian beauties is the current girlfriend of Cristiano Ronaldo, model Irina Shayk. Incidentally, a relationship with a handsome football player not just glorified her, but also made her wealthier. Now, Shayk earns much more than she used to
Anna Chapman, who was deported from the United States to Russia several months ago, has started a brilliant career in the world of fashion and show business. The sexually appealing woman, who proved to be not a very good spy in one of the most humiliating operations for Russian secret services, has found a gap which she could fill perfectly
Every story eventually gets mythologized, especially when it comes to the history of popular music groups and performers. The history of the most popular band of all times The Beatles also became a subject of this mandatory mythologizing. Here's an example of one such myth. Many sources on the Internet claim that Beatlemania started on September...