Russia to commemorate 200th Birth Anniversary of Feodor Dostoevsky1
24.08.2016 There is enough time to prepare for the celebration as it is only to take part in five years, in 2021.
Russia to commemorate 200th Birth Anniversary of Feodor Dostoevsky
Vladimir Putin offers help to Italy in coping with aftermath of disaster2
24.08.2016 Minister of Emergency Situations Vladimir Puchkov has offered hands-on assistance to Rome reminding about the fact that Russian emergency response groups have gained a rich experience carrying out rescue operations in areas affected by natural disasters.
Vladimir Putin offers help to Italy in coping with aftermath of disaster
Triumph of Russian film He Is a Dragon in China 3
23.08.2016 The film is based on a novel by famous fantasy authors Sergei and Marina Dyachenlo.
Triumph of Russian film He Is a Dragon in China
BRICS Network University to include 50 higher educational institutions4
23.08.2016 According to Vice-Principal of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) Larisa Efremova, the launch of the BRICS Network University is under preparation.
BRICS Network University to include 50 higher educational institutions
European Winners of Russian language Olympiads meet in Minsk5
22.08.2016 School students at the ages from 14 to 17 representing Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Italy, Hungary and Latvia take part in it.
European Winners of Russian language Olympiads meet in Minsk
Russian Days are starting in Armenia from August 20. They are going start with a commemorative event on the Hill of Honour in Gyumri, where officers of the Russian empire fallen in Russian-Turkish wars were buried. The organisers have emphasized that this year’s program of the Russian Culture Festival would be extensive. It is the first time, when such events, as folklore, theatre and philharmonic ensembles, as well as Russian film week, will be held not only in the capital city, but also in five Armenian cities at the same time.
When a Croatian radio station announced opening of the Russian Language and Culture Promotion Association in Zagreb, almost 600 people applied during the first day. Mato Shpukulyak, one of the founders of the Croatian Russian Language and Culture Promotion Association and its president told the Russkiy Mir Foundation about the increased interest for Russia and Russian language learning.
Literary journal and a recently introduced portal “Golden Fleece” is a place to meet for all the Russian-speaking writers and publicists from all over the world. Russian literature – classic and modern – and the love to it become powerful factors to unite Russian-speaking people, no matter where they live.
Interview of Chairman of the State Duma’s Education Committee Vyacheslav Nikonov to the “Gubernskiye Vedomosti” newspaper – July 2016
Forming of workgroups on designing State Language Policy Concept has started. The work will be conducted under the auspices of the Russian Literature Association; developers are going to include representatives of schools and higher educational institutions. The Concept will define the mechanisms of independent evaluation of Russian language and literature textbooks and dictionaries, support of reading, teaching Russian as a foreign language and principles of designing libraries.
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