Saturday Dec 7
Elton John is 'sad' over Russia anti-gay law
Elton John has urged Russia to end discrimination against gays as he performed at a concert in Moscow.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
South China Morning Post
Pilot of airliner in fatal crash in Kazan, Russia, may have had fake licence
Russian authorities are investigating if the pilot of a -that crashed near the city of Kazan last month - killing all 50 people on board - had a counterfeit licence.
'Concrete Issues' Discussed In Armenian-Azeri Talks
Ukraine - Foreign Ministers Elmar Mammadyarov of Azerbaijan and Edward Nalbandian of Armenia and the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs meet in Kiev, 4Dec2013.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Elton John to raise gay rights at Moscow concert
Elton John is to play a concert in Moscow on Friday during which he has vowed to raise the issue of Russia's legal crackdown on gay rights.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Tatarstan offers a million ruble reward for church arson information
A series of arson attacks on Christian churches in Russia's predominantly Muslim internal republic of Tatarstan has forced the authorities to offer a reward for information.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Examining the challenges of the booming Russian property market
Tough at the top: buying a home, such as a high-rise Moscow flat, is a daunting prospect for many young people.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Guiseppe Hotel in Kazan, Tatarstan, Russian Federation
My hotel called Giuseppe located just 100m from Kazan Kremlin. It is supposed to be a 4-star one.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Forum News Portal
Russian MP: Ukraine misunderstands Russian aspirations
Pause in signing of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement must make it clear to the EU that further negotiations should be tripartite.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Mon Nov 25, 2013
RT Launches English-Language Radio in Sochi
To cater for visitors and participants of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Radio station Sochi Today began broadcasting in November on 101.5 FM in Sochi and on 105.8 FM in Krasnaya Polyana.
Six Ansat-U helicopters were delivered to the Sokol training air group
Six new multi-role Ansat-U helicopters have been delivered to the Sokol training air group of the Air Force Academy named after N.E. Zhukovsky and Y.A. Gagarin, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the official representative of Russian Air Forces, Colonel Igor Klimov.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
MP seeks to establish Orthodox Christianity as national Constitution basis
Priests during the religious procession in honor of the Appearance of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, in St. Petersburg.
Russian News Network Launches English-Language Radio Station in Olympics Host City Sochi
Russia's state-run English-language TV network Russia Today is launching an English radio station in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi, which is to host the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The San Francisco Foghorn
Art Grips Russia by the Balls
This past week my attention was drawn to Russia, when I learned that a man in Moscow nailed his scrotum to the cobblestone street in Red Square in an act of protest against the nation's growing apathy towards the Kremlin's "police state."
Wed Nov 20, 2013
GALA University Sport Stars in Russia
On November 15th, the Russian Students Sport Union and Russian Dance Sport Union supported by the Moscow Government and Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation, organized the Gala "University Sport Stars" celebratory event in honour of RSSU 20th anniversary.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Armenian President Offers Condolences Over Plane Crash In Kazan
ARMENIAN PRESIDENT OFFERS CONDOLENCES OVER PLANE CRASH IN KAZAN http://www.armradio.am/en/2013/11/18/armenian-president-offers-condolences-over-plane-crash-in-kazan/ 13:35 18.11.2013 plane crash President Serzh Sargsyan sent a letter of condolences to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the plane crash in Kazan which claimed ... (more)
The Beaumont Enterprise
Russian crash probe blames faulty pilot maneuvers
In this photo taken on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 and provided by Russian Emergency Situations Ministry fire fighters and rescuers work at the crash site of a Russian passenger airliner near Kazan, the capital of the Tatarstan republic, about 720 kilometers east of Moscow.