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Russia 3 weeks ago

Twenty Russian Women Who Matter

Twenty Russian Women Who Matter

Russia 3 weeks ago

Sexism remains one of Russia’s social realities. But these women are making laws, fighting injustice, defining policies, and turning industries upside down - some for better, others for worse

World 1 month ago

6 Times Trump Sounded Uncannily Like Putin At His Press Conference

6 Times Trump Sounded Uncannily Like Putin At His Press Conference

World 1 month ago

U.S. President Donald Trump held a press conference Feb. 16 that was exceptional even by his standards. At times his statements sounded a little too much like Putin's not to notice.

Russia 2 months ago

Massive CIA Data Dump Reveals Work on UFOs, Secret Tunnels and Soviet Jokes

Massive CIA Data Dump Reveals Work on UFOs, Secret Tunnels and Soviet Jokes

Russia 2 months ago

The CIA has published 12 million pages of declassified documents, including thousands of intelligence files on the USSR.

World 2 months ago

Belarus, Europe’s Hermit, May Be Opening Up: Here's What You Can Do There

Belarus, Europe’s Hermit, May Be Opening Up: Here's What You Can Do There

World 2 months ago

"Europe's last dictatorship" is offering 5 days visa-free tourism. Sandwiched between the EU and Russia, this landlocked country is home to some of Europe's most beautiful sites.

World 3 months ago

The Price of War

The Price of War

World 3 months ago

It’s horrifying to think that Ambassador Andrei Karlov’s gruesome assassination was specifically designed for the world’s television screens. But, most likely, it was. This was a grisly routine familiar to anyone who ...

Russia 4 months ago

Russian Regional Court Blocks 19th Century Material on Bribes

Russian Regional Court Blocks 19th Century Material on Bribes

Russia 4 months ago

A court in the Russian city of Arzamas has ruled to block access to an article based on an 1837 book called “How to Take Bribes Correctly,” published on the “Arzamas” educational ...

Moscow 4 months ago

Moscow Square to Be Named After Late Uzbek Dictator Karimov

Moscow Square to Be Named After Late Uzbek Dictator Karimov

Moscow 4 months ago

Moscow authorities are considering naming a square in the city center after late Uzbek dictator Islam Karimov, according to the city hall's website

Russia 5 months ago

Russian MFA Spokesperson Wishes BBC “Good Luck” After RT Scandal

Russian MFA Spokesperson Wishes BBC “Good Luck” After RT Scandal

Russia 5 months ago

Maria Zakharova, spokesperson for the Russian MFA, has criticized an article published by the BBC’s Russian service about the UK accounts of Kremlin-funded broadcaster RT (formerly known as Russia Today).

Russia 5 months ago

Crimean Tourist Board Wants Tax for Russians Holidaying Abroad

Crimean Tourist Board Wants Tax for Russians Holidaying Abroad

Russia 5 months ago

The Crimean branch of Russia’s Tourism Board has suggested introducing a tax for Russian tourists choosing to holiday abroad, it said on its website. “An additional cost for tourists going abroad would ...

Russia 5 months ago

Russia to Re-introduce Drunk Tanks for 2018 World Cup

Russia to Re-introduce Drunk Tanks for 2018 World Cup

Russia 5 months ago

Russia will re-introduce drunk tanks — Soviet-era isolation rooms for intoxicated individuals — in eleven cities for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the head of Russia’s Health Ministry Yevgeny Brun told pro-Kremlin ...