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March 15 – Constitution Day of the Republic of Belarus

The first Constitution of the Republic of Belarus as a sovereign state was adopted by the Supreme Council of the Republic of Belarus on March 15, 1994. Since then the Constitution has been twice amended according to the results of the republican referendums held on 24 November 1996 and 17 October 2004.

According to the Decree №157 of the President of the Republic of Belarus from 26 March 1998, the Constitution Day is the state holiday of the Republic of Belarus. Current Constitution is the fundamental law of the Republic of Belarus.

The Constitution Day will he widely celebrated all over the country. Lections, meetings and discussion, seminars, concerts, contests, exhibitions, dedicated to the main law of the state, will be organized at enterprises and educational establishments of the region.

Young citizens of the region will be handed their first passports within the frameworks of the all-Belarusian action “We are Belarus’ citizens”, traditionally held in the region.

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13.07.2016 - 08:19 | People’s actor from Krivel

The birthday of Petr Aleinikov, the famous actor of the 1930-60s, is going to be celebrated in his native place Krivel village, Shklov district. The house where the actor lived is a museum. It will hold celebrations with participation of the actor’s relatives, friends and fans.

07.07.2016 - 08:12 | Having road traffic militia in his heart

The road traffic militia in the Republic of Belarus was established on 3 June 80 years ago. Before his retirement major Gennady Makarenko worked in the road traffic militia for 20 years. On June 19 he celebrated his 85th birthday, thus, he is five years loder than Belarusian traffic militia.

29.06.2016 - 09:00 | To remember in order not to face it again

People say that time is the best doctor. But there are things and events that are always in our memory. June 22 1041 was the black date in the history of Belarusians.

30.05.2016 - 08:11 | The Buinichi height

Students of Mogilev state vocational agro and forestry engineering college named after Orlovsky restored the fascist fortification seized by the Red Army soldiers in the summer 1944 which cut off the fascists’ path of retreat. Due to this heroic deed Mogilev was liberated from the fascists.

17.05.2016 - 08:24 | The Mogilev regional drama theatre to celebrate its 128th anniversary

The Mogilev regional drama theatre celebrates its 128th anniversary. These days the theatre shows the performance “Happy Birthday, theatre!”