Defender of the Fatherland Day celebrated in Russia1
23.02.2018 The recruitment of volunteers into the Red Army started 100 years ago.
Defender of the Fatherland Day celebrated in Russia
Zagitova and Medvedeva win Gold and Silver at Winter Olympics2
23.02.2018 Alina Zagitova brings first gold to Russian team.
Zagitova and Medvedeva win Gold and Silver at Winter Olympics
Russia: Law on Donbass reintegration justifies force applied by Kiev 3
22.02.2018 Lavrov: Law on Donbass reintegration justifies force to restore territorial integrity of Ukraine, which cannot be construed as acceptable.
Russia: Law on Donbass reintegration justifies force applied by Kiev
Lebanon opens school with Russian language classes4
21.02.2018 The Russian Minister of Education and Science Olga Vasilyeva inaugurated Lebanon school with Russian language classes.
Lebanon opens school with Russian language classes
First Book Club for teenagers opens in London5
21.02.2018 Kids from 11 and up will meet up to discuss Russian books on a regular basis in London.
First Book Club for teenagers opens in London
This week, on February 15th, comes another anniversary of the Soviet troops’ withdrawal from Afghanistan. It’s been 29 years now. Time goes by and a lot of water has passed under the bridge over the Amu Daria River, the one the commander of the 40th army, General Boris Gromov, led his troops over to the Soviet territory.
It's been over 20 years that International contest of Russian romance Romansiada that gathers romance lovers from all over the world. Today its regional rounds take place in seven countries with support of Russkiy Mir Foundation. What's the secret of growing popularity of Russian romance that inspires foreign singers not only to learn Russian music but also Russian language and culture?
That's what Mikhail Tarkovsky says about himself, “My way of life is hunting, and writing is a reflex." When he says 'hunting' he means it quite literary for he's been hunting since 1986 in Bakhta village, Turukhasnk district. Though, today Mikhail Tarkovsky is, first of all, a writer. In the end of 2017 he published his new book The Flight of an Owl, which “can be prescribed” to those who worries too much about Russia. Once you’ve read it, you are guaranteed to feel better, really.
India is our long-term traditional partner that has always had a steady interest in the Russian culture. Currently The Raisina Dialogue 2018 conference is taking place in New Delhi, which shows that India takes Russian political and soft power for serious. Further we shall speak about promoting the Russian language and culture in India.
Russian compatriots from all over Australia carried flags and banners supporting Russian Olympians at the People's Friendship parade inn Adelaide on January 26th. The march organizer, director of House of Russian Culture Vladimir Yezhov recounts how such unusual action was made possible.
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