Russian and Turkish photographers win Grand Prix of Stenin Competition1
19.10.2021 The winning pictures depict an unusual love story and the aftermath of the pandemic.
Russian and Turkish photographers win Grand Prix of Stenin Competition
Russian film crew safely returns to Earth after shooting at ISS2
18.10.2021 They spent 12 days on orbit filming first ever movie in space.
Russian film crew safely returns to Earth after shooting at ISS
Russian Film Festival online opens in India3
16.10.2021 Popular, contemporary movies are featured in the program.
Russian Film Festival online opens in India
Moscow restaurants awarded Michelin stars for the first time 4
15.10.2021 Russia's capital officially becomes one of the world's gastronomic capitals.
Moscow restaurants awarded Michelin stars for the first time
Population census began in Russia5
15.10.2021 The first results of the All-Russian census will be announced at the end of 2021.
Population census began in Russia
A significant contribution to the development of professional sports in Europe has been made by Russian players who stepped into the sporting field under the guidance of their parents either at home or in a strange land. Emigrants founded clubs, played at packed stadiums as if they had been sports superstars, and led teams to championships as coaches and managers. Sports clubs are still established by our compatriots today.
A bear dressed in kosovorotka and bast shoes playing balalaika is one of the strongest Russian stereotypes. In reality, bears live in Russian woods or zoos, kosovorotkas and bast shoes could be traced in museums and at folk concerts. In contrast, the balalaika has won its unique place not only on concert posters but also at an international stage, in concert halls, jazz and rock clubs.
Summers in Alaska are short. And the breath of winter is felt from early fall. Famous Russian traveler Sergey Sinelnik knows this better than most people. Since 2019, he has been sailing on an exact replica of the medieval coastal dwellers boat Pilgrim. The journey has taken him to the northernmost American state. This year's voyage is over; next spring, Sinelnik and his crew will sail along the Northern Sea Route to Russia.
Michael Chekhov passed away more than 65 years ago, but his fame and influence in the theatrical and cinema worlds seem to be only growing. The Russkiy Mir found out how Chekhov's methodology is interpreted today in theaters that are named after him, and who is awarded the Michael Chekhov Medal.
Recently FSB declassified the original text of the 1946-1948 Tokyo International Military Tribunal verdict. It referred to the plans of imperialist Japan to seize the Soviet Far East and Siberia. Just a day before the opening of the international forum dedicated to the 1949 Khabarovsk War Crime Trials has started. The forum was dedicated to the trial over Kwantung Army soldiers accused of developing and using bacteriological weapons.
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