Moscow hosts 25th World Russian People's Council1
27.11.2023 Government officials, clergy, scientists, cultural and educational figures are taking part.
Moscow hosts 25th World Russian People's Council
London International Film Festival opened with Russian Embassy support2
23.11.2023 The program includes 45 films, about half of them are Russian movies.
London International Film Festival opened with Russian Embassy support
Putin: situation in the world requires joint decisions3
22.11.2023 The poorest countries suffered the greatest damage, Vladimir Putin said.
Putin: situation in the world requires joint decisions
World Youth Festival kicks off in 100 days4
22.11.2023 250 thousand applications for participation were received from 183 countries.
World Youth Festival kicks off in 100 days
Russians become absolute winners of the International Astronomy Olympiad5
21.11.2023 Astronomers from Iran, Peru, Belarus, Venezuela, and other countries participated in the contest.
Russians become absolute winners of the International Astronomy Olympiad
Physician, chemist, scientist, composer Alexander Borodin had to be born during Renaissance times, somewhere in Florence, when the same versatile and gifted personalities lived. But God willed that he was born in St. Petersburg, on November 12, 1833.
Recently a memorial sign was set up on the shore of Sovetskaya Gavan Bay, a town in Khabarovsk Krai, It reads: "To the glorious son of the Russian state, its defender in the Far East, the founder of the first fortified area on the shore of Imperatorskaya (Sovetskaya) Gavan Bay, Admiral Yevfimiy Putyatin." Three cities have monuments to the Russian admiral not only in Russia, but also in Japan, There is even a museum dedicated to Yevfimiy Putyatin and his expedition.
85 years ago, on November 2, 1938, a reception in honor of three aviatrixes - Valentina Grizodubova, Polina Osipenko, and Marina Raskova - took place in the Kremlin. They were the first women in the USSR to receive the title of Hero of the Soviet Union, the highest award of the young Soviet country. The aviatrixes were awarded for their flight from Moscow to the Far East on the Rodina aircraft. They flew 4,008 miles (6,450 kilometers) setting a range record.
Alexander Alekhine, one of the greatest chess players of the 20th century and the first Russian World Champion, was born on October 31 (19), 1892. Despite having a brilliant education and being an icon for millions during his years of fame, he died alone, poor, with the chess board in front of him.
Russia's popularity and influence in the Arab world is growing, says Husam Mustafa Ali Al-Atoum, professor of journalism at Petra University in Amman. He has wrote about it in his book named Modern Russia and the Arabs. Russia champions a multipolar world, while more and more countries are realizing this.
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