Russian – French Year of Tourism summoned up in Paris 1
08.12.2017 Russian–French forum dedicated to cultural tourism has recently started in Paris.
Russian – French Year of Tourism summoned up in Paris
Russian Foreign Ministry concerned about Trump’s statement acknowledging Jerusalem as capital of2
07.12.2017 Russian Embassy reminds that Moscow considers eastern Jerusalem a capital of Israel, and western Jerusalem a capital of Palestine.
Russian Foreign Ministry concerned about Trump’s statement acknowledging Jerusalem as capital of
Putin: Russia will not boycott Olympic Games in Pyeongchang 3
07.12.2017 Russian sportsmen allowed to take part in the Games to get necessary support, Russian President claims.
Putin: Russia will not boycott Olympic Games in Pyeongchang
Vladimir Putin will run for re-election in 20184
07.12.2017 Vladimir Putin is going to run as a candidate for the President’s office at the forthcoming elections.
Vladimir Putin will run for re-election in 2018
Patriarch Kirill: Contacts with American Orthodox Community are very important5
07.12.2017 Patriarch Kirill expressed to Metropolitan of USA and Canada Tikhon his satisfaction on cooperation agreements.
Patriarch Kirill: Contacts with American Orthodox Community are very important
Two years of work, 20 hours of interviews, four episodes of the documentary – and now yet the issue of The Putin Interviews that acclaimed director Oliver Stone presented at the International Book Fair Non/fiction¹19. Filmmaker believes in the importance of conveying the Russian president's views to the Western society, where the situation on matters relating to the freedom of expression reminds him Soviet newspaper Pravda from Soviet times.
In September and October of 2017, a Russian expedition organized by the Miklouho-Maclay Foundation visited the Maclay Coast in Papua New Guinea, which was discovered by the famous explorer who gave the Foundation its name. To learn about this corner of the Earth (practically unknown to Russians) and his encounter with the descendants of the Papuans who received Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay 150 years ago, we spoke with the explorer’s descendant Nikolai Miklouho-Maclay, Jr.
On 22 November Russia’s greatest baritone passed away. He worshipped Enrico Caruso, Mario Lanza, and Feodor Chaliapin—names that are etched into the history of vocal artistry. And now one more joins their ranks—Dmitri Hvorostovsky.
The icebreaker, backpack parachute, tramcar, and foam fire extinguisher—all of these things have long belonged to the list of human achievements. Most people don’t know that they owe their existence to Russian inventors. At the turn of the twentieth century, Russia had one of the strongest schools of inventors in the world, although in many ways it developed in spite of circumstances. We discussed this topic with Tim Skorenko, the author of the book Invented in Russia and editor-in-chief of the Popular Mechanics website.
The idea for the Teacher for Russia program originated with two graduates from Saint Petersburg State University, Alena Makovich and Elena Yarmanova after they came across Teach for All, a major international network of nongovernmental social enterprises. Four years have passed since then, and this year the Russian program celebrated its first graduating class.
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