Tuesday Aug 26
'Roofers' get a thrill exploring St. Petersburg from up high
Saint Petersburg has long been a tourist favourite, but if this band of young Russian thrill-seekers is to be believed, the best way to see the country's imperial capital is by hopping roof to roof.
The Daily Star
Western sanctions will have boomerang effect: Putin
Russia's President Vladimir Putin speaks at an economic forum in Saint Petersburg, on May 23, 2014.
Warships on parade at Baltic Fleet's 311th anniversary
Russia's oldest naval force, the Baltic Fleet, has celebrated its 311th anniversary with a spectacular night parade of military ships at its base in the city of Kronshtadt, located in the country's northwest.
Gays In Crimea Now Subject to Russia's Homophobic Law
Russia's annexation of Crimea last month was unsettling news for the region's LGBT community.