278 seats at Russian universities allocated to Syrian students1
22.07.2016 The number of state-funded places at Russian higher educational institutions has not change and this year 15,000 places are available for international students.
278 seats at Russian universities allocated to Syrian students
Choreographer Boris Eifman celebrates his 70th birthday2
22.07.2016 Vladimir Putin congratulated Boris Eifman on his jubilee underlining that he is an outstanding master of choreography who has created a special creative environment and implemented a great number of projects that became remarkable cultural events.
Choreographer Boris Eifman celebrates his 70th birthday
Fedor Konukhov sets another record3
22.07.2016 According to the man’s team, Fedor Konukhov managed to beat a record set by James Stephen Fossett.
Fedor Konukhov sets another record
Vladimir Putin: it is important to implement educational programs to develop children4
22.07.2016 Vladimir Putin also told the participants of the meeting about the increasing number of regional authorities’ representatives who carry out important reforms in the field in different Russian regions underlining that a number of the projects have been successfully implemented in cooperation with the ASI.
Vladimir Putin: it is important to implement educational programs to develop children
Veniamin Kaganov: Russia should develop educational programs more actively5
21.07.2016 Mr. Kaganov emphasized that proper education should be accessible for all the Russian citizens and they should have a chance to get it regardless of their place of living or social status.
Veniamin Kaganov: Russia should develop educational programs more actively
It is Dmitry Alekseyevich Milyutin’s 200 birthday this year. The last Field Marshal, Military Minister, he was the author of military reform of 1860s. The result of his work was creation of a new type of the Russian Army after 20 years from the loss in Crimean war, which crawled up to the outskirts of Istanbul.
Moscow-Tartu School of Digital Humanities was held in Yasnaya Palyana on July 4-7. It is the second birth of Estonian summer schools tradition of 1960s. Golden Age of the Russian semiotics – this is how that short period can be named. Modern school can be with good reason named renaissance of that first one at the new stage of evolution.
A presentation of translation of tale “The Scarlet Flower” into the Amharic language, published with the participation of Russkiy Mir Foundation, was held at the festive evening at the Ethiopian Embassy, which was devoted to Alexander Pushkin’s birthday. Embassy’s Secretary General, Chairman of Russia-Ethiopia Friendship Society professor Nygusye Kassae V. Mikael told what connects our countries today to the Russkiy Mir Foundation.
Anna Veniaminova-Tower is turning 102 on July 1. Grandgrand-granddaughter of Hierarch, Metropolitan of Moscow, apostle of Siberia and America Innokentiy (Veniaminov), granddaughter of widow empress Maria Fedorovna’s confessor, together with Russia has seen the Revolution, two world wars, a civil war and reprisals. They survived World War II together with her husband as a part of technical maintenance crew, restoring destroyed bridges at the Southern Front. For 20 years now, Anna Innokentyevna has lived in the Netherlands.
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