A New Year's Eve Trip Around Russia — and Into 2019

The celebrations reach Moscow some nine hours after the Far East first rings in the New Year.


‘Ayka’ Is Still In the Running for an Oscar

Another Russian-language film is in the news -- this one an Oscar contender.

A Capital of Culture

Back to basics -- now that tickets sales and crowds ...

Lucky Lentils For a Prosperous New Year

Russians let you start the new year again this weekend. And here's the lucky dish to celebrate with.