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Inna Deriglazova receives first gold at the World Fencing championships in Leipzig, TASS informs. Russian athlete in a balanced duel beat Italian Ellis Volpe, with a minimum difference 14-13. It was the first gold in Russia’s team medal count. ...

22.07.2017 Subject: Sports

School children from Russia took several prizes at the 58th International Mathematical Olympiad in Brazil, TASS reports. Despite the fact that in the team scoring Russia took 11th place, individual members have managed to resolve several complicated math problems winning gold, silver and bronze. ...

22.07.2017 Subject: Education

More than 100,000 Russian citizens want to volunteer at the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students (WFYS) in Sochi, TASS reports. At the meeting with the regional festival’s committees the head of WFYS Sergey Kirienko has stated that it is great to know there are so many people with pro-active attitude. These people are glad to share their energy and time to make this major event even more special. ...

22.07.2017 Subject: Community

London tour of Mariinsky Theater will start with Don Quixote by Minkus on June 24. But the most expected one is going to be the signature of classical ballet, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake. The tickets for all Swan Lake shows are already sold out, but there are still some tickets left for La Bayadère, the other Minkus masterpiece ballet. ...

21.07.2017 Subject: Culture

Gala concert of the Russian Romance International festival Romanzata a San Marino took place in the old opera theater Titano in San Marino on July 19 with a great success. Best Russian Romance singers have arrived from Russia, Germany, Denmark, Luxemburg, Australia, and other countries. In The Hope of Romansiada...

21.07.2017
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Culture

From now on Internet users can visit the International Space Station (ISS), RIA Novosti reports. Google maps will help them to make the virtual tour. Photographs for the project were made by European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet, who has spent at the ISS half of the year as an engineer. Thomas has commented that it’s hard to explain the feelings experienced at the station;...

21.07.2017 Subject: Space

President of Russia Putin has ordered to find possibility of issuing RF citizenship to ex-Russian citizens at the Session of the International Relations Advisory Board in Yoshkar-Ola, TASS reports. Due to imperfections of certain provisions in Citizenship Act and to small-scale violations made by petitioners, around 100,000 people can’t receive Russian passports. ...

21.07.2017 Subject: Community

Russian athletes won 12 medals at the Surdolympic games in Turkey, TASS reports. Judoists earned the most amount of awards. Ruslan Aksenov has received gold, while Alina Pozdneeva, Chayana Oorzjak and Sergey Belyaev – silver, and Liana Timasheva has got a bronze medal. Dina Droganova has won...

21.07.2017 Subject: Sports

Kharkov opera prepares the staging of Tchaikovsky's opera Mazepa. The artistic director of the opera decided to include one of the favorite Stepan Bandera's songs in it, RIA Novosti reported. This information was revealed by musical critic Liubov Morozova, who was present on a rehersal. According to her, the production is timed with 330 years...

20.07.2017 Subject: Culture

Some respectable American companies think that bill on expansion of anti-Russian sanctions has to be changed. According to American businessmen, if the bill becomes a law, it may have a higher impact on them, TASS reports. The list of companies that might be affected by new bill, is very long. Such...

20.07.2017 Subject: Politics

10 space exploration objects are on Sotheby's auction today, July 20 in the Great Britain capital. This date was chosen for a reason. Exactly on this date 48 years ago American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Baz Oldrin have landed on the moon, TASS reports. The document on Gagarin record will go under the...

20.07.2017 Subject: Array

Veliky Ustyug, located in Vologda oblast, northwestern Russia, celebrates 870 years. Celebrations start today, July 20th. All-Russian Plein-air artworks exhibition opening is timed to this date. "Veliky Ustyug through artists' eyes" exhibit presents works of artists...

20.07.2017
Rubric: Region news
Subject: Community

Russian Parliamentarians called out colleagues in Europe to protest against monuments demolition that were installed in the memory of Soviet soldiers who lost their lives fighting Fascism. It is written in the Russian State Duma statement, RIA Novosti reports. Parliamentarians have stated that it is necessary to unite not to let Fascism revival in all its forms. The statement was received by European...

19.07.2017 Subject: History

Berlin-Moscow 2017 motor rally is to be held on Sunday, June 23, RIA Novosti reports. More than 1000 people will cover 45 cities in just three weeks. Cultural, sport, and social events targeted to strengthen relations between European countries are to be held within the framework of the campaign. One of the rally initiators doctor Rainer Rothfuss has marked that the core group...

19.07.2017 Subject: Community

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