Varna hosts international school for young Russian scholars 1
20.08.2019 11th International Qualification School Modern Pedagogical Technologies in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language starts working in Varna.
Varna hosts international school for young Russian scholars
Russian and French presidents discuss bilateral relations in Bregancon2
20.08.2019 Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron exchange views on pressing issues of the international and regional agenda.
Russian and French presidents discuss bilateral relations in Bregancon
European Romanciada Festival invites young singers3
17.08.2019 Fifth festival and contest of the Russian romance song to be held in Hamburg on November 23-24.
European Romanciada Festival invites young singers
Book Lovers Day celebrated in Russia and worldwide4
09.08.2019 The holiday was born as an unofficial in the US quickly becoming popular in different parts of the world.
Book Lovers Day celebrated in Russia and worldwide
The tourist flow from South Korea and China to Russia grows5
09.08.2019 Tourists from China, Germany, South Korea, Israel and Italy come to Russia more often according to Amadeus tour company.
The tourist flow from South Korea and China to Russia grows
The American Sean Quirk, who is one of musicians and the manager of the well-known in Russia and beyond Tuvinian Alash ensemble, speaks four languages. On foreign tours, he announces the songs of the ensemble in English and sings Tuvan folk songs to the public and for himself. He can please the audience with a ditty in Russian when he is asked to. Besides that, Quirk reads books in the language of his ancestors - Old Irish.
A round-the-world expedition of three Russian sailboats - the frigate Pallada and the barges Kruzenshtern and Sedov is going to start this autumn. All three sailing ships of Russian Federal Fisheries Agency have already been on the round-the-globe trips but an event of such a grand scale takes place for the first time.
How to motivate students to learn Russian language, especially if this is an extra one? Ireland teachers invented an unusual way to put together Russian classical literature and cuisine. As a result, kids don't only read Gogol and Pushkin, but also learn old recipes described in those books. They try to cook at home dishes described by great Russian writers. One of the authors of the Inspired by Food project Alexandra Puliaevskaya shares the “delicious reading” recipe.
Aloi Pilioko, a Russian Polynesian who was a longtime friend with Nicolai Michoutouchkine, a French artist of Russian origin, lives on the distant island of Vanuatu in Melanesia. Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay is still remembered in Papua New Guinea; and even Russian words are used there in speech. However there is even more surprising fact: the Papuans’ life is somewhat similar to life in remote Russian villages. We spoke to Andrey Tutorskiy, an ethnographer, associate professor of the Ethnology Department of the History Faculty in the Lomonosov Moscow State University, about this distant and exotic region and about its links to Russia.
In recent years mysteries of Tunguska meteorite have been again attracting scientists from various countries of the world to Siberia. This summer the latest International expedition has come to completion in the Tunguska Nature Reserve. Professionals from Russia, the USA, Italy and the Czech Republic took part in it. One hundred and eleven years after the meteorite’s fall into the Siberian taiga, scientists still endeavour to figure out its impact onto the ecosystem.
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