New Russian visas for temporary residents 1
26.05.2017 The new visa will be issued for foreign citizens together with temporary residency permit.
New Russian visas for temporary residents
Bolshoi Theatre announces 10 premieres for the new season 2
26.05.2017 242nd season in Bolshow Theatre will be a blast.
Bolshoi Theatre announces 10 premieres for the new season
INTERMUSEUM 2017 Festival brings together more than 300 museums from Russia and abroad 3
26.05.2017 INTERMUSEUM 2017 International Festival of Museums opens today in Manege Exhibition Center in Moscow.
INTERMUSEUM 2017 Festival brings together more than 300 museums from Russia and abroad
12 International Book Fair opens in St. Petersburg4
25.05.2017 Participating publishers represent more than 15 countries at the International Book Fair.
12 International Book Fair opens in St. Petersburg
People from 80 countries read poems by Alexander Pushkin 5
25.05.2017 Citizens of more than 80 countries of the world took part in Read Pushkin project.
People from 80 countries read poems by Alexander Pushkin
How did the Russian Empire arise? What tied it together? Why were the Russians, rather than anyone else, able to create the most expansive state on Earth? Who else took active part in its formation? What was it like for individual nations within the empire—did they see it as a prison or a family? You can read about all of this in the latest work of the historian Aleksandr Gorianin.
For the past eighteen years, Dutch journalist Remco Reiding has been searching out relatives of the 865 Soviet prisoners-of-war who are buried at the Soviet Field of Honor memorial cemetery in Leusden, not far from Amersfoort. After years of painstaking work he has so far managed to find the families of 199 Soviet soldiers who were thought to be missing in action. A correspondent from Russkiy Mir spoke with Remco Reiding about this work and how it has changed his life.
One often hears it said about one thing or another: “that isn’t women’s work.” Nonetheless, even in patriarchal prerevolutionary Russia there lived women who were not stopped by the incomprehension of those close to them, by society’s disapproval, or by the impossibility of receiving a good education and pursuing their beloved undertaking in a conventional way.
Anatoly Solovyev has spent more time in open space than any other resident of Earth. He exited his ship sixteen times while in orbit, spending a total of over three full days of his life in open space. On the eve of Cosmonauts’ Day Anatoly Solovyev told us about breakthroughs in the study of outer space, the prospects of colonizing the Moon or Mars, and why we need to study astronomy in school.
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