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Krai

In Russia, a political subdivision equivalent to a province. The term is largely customary; administratively, a krai is identical to an oblast.
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SECRET Government files have confirmed that notorious London gangster Ronnie Kray and Scots-born Tory Lord Robert Boothby had an affair more than 50 years ago.
FEARED London gangster Reggie Kray once recorded a motivational tape for an Irish student who was in a coma.
There is simply no getting away from the fact that Legend is very much about Tom Hardy and his mesmerising and striking dual performances as the Kray twins.
Opens Wednesday THE STARS Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, Taron Egerton, Paul Bettany, David Thewlis, Christopher Eccleston, Tara Fitzgerald, Aneurin Barnard THE STORY The violent story of how East End twins Reggie and Ronnie Kray (both played by Hardy) rose to rule the London underworld, seen through the eyes of Reg's young wife.
NOT even during a shampoo-and-set at the local salon could Violet Kray escape the demands that came with being the mother of the world's most notorious twins.
FILM hardman Ray Winstone has revealed he wet himself when he was introduced to gangster Ronnie Kray - although he was only six months old at the time.
UNSEEN snaps of the Kray Twins on Tyneside are to be published in a new book.
For it is the handiwork of Ronnie Kray, one half of the most infamous set of gangsters Britain has ever seen.
Chandler is stunned that there's a new Kray on the block - and even more surprised to learn from the man's mother, Angie, that he has an identical twin brother, Johnny.
A GUEST at a charity fundraising gala for the Aberfan appeal has recalled how the now infamous Kray twins impressed the audience with their largesse.