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Photo credit: The results of the Bilingua essay competition have been summed up, the BM24 website reports. It was organized by the city authorities for children, adolescents and youth aged 10 to 22. Not only residents of the capital, but also representatives of other Russian...

28.11.2020 Subject: Diaspora

Photo credit: The Compatriot Russian club organized a special evening in Bulgaria. On Christian Family Day, which is a national holiday in the country, Russian compatriots and their Bulgarian friends celebrated the Day of National Unity. Earlier, the celebration was canceled...

27.11.2020 Subject: Diaspora

Photo credit: An online meeting dedicated to Moscow took place at the Russian Cultural Center (RCC) in Tel Aviv. The event, organized by the Moscow association in Israel and the RCC, brought together compatriots, Muscovites and Israelis who love the Russian capital, the...

27.11.2020 Subject: Diaspora

Photo credit: The International "Acquaintance with Russian Traditions" Youth Forum was organized in Egypt, the Rossotrudnichestvo website reports. Its sites have opened in Cairo, Alexandria and Hurghada. Young Russian compatriots, graduates of...

18.11.2020 Subject: Diaspora


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Business and philanthropy walked in parallel in pre-revolutionary Russia. Big entrepreneurs were often also big philanthropists. They built hospitals, theaters, orphanages, and almshouses. Today the Museum of Entrepreneurs, Patrons, and Philanthropists in Moscow supports and promotes their legacy. Nadezhda Smirnova, museum director, told the Russkiy Mir about the high standard set by the philanthropists of pre-revolutionary Russia.
Few people are aware that Yoko Ono, John Lennon's wife who has spent most of her life in the United States, was brought up under the influence of her Russian aunt, Anna Bubnova. For over half a century, the estate where she grew up has been home to the museum of Alexander Pushkin. The poet had visited the Tver village of Bernovo more than once.
Author, linguist, philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky has been known for his left-wing views, and criticism of aggressive U.S. foreign policy from the days of the Vietnam War. Today, he is indignant at the absolute absence of freedom and the actual prohibition to show any other viewpoint on Russian policy and the causes of the Ukrainian crisis in the U.S. media.
Saratov-born Alexey Shishkov, a dental technician from Torrevieja, Spain, could drive to work in a different Zhiguli every day of the week if he wanted to. On Monday, he could choose his beige VAZ-2101 or "Kopeyka" and end the weekend in a red VAZ-2105 or Lada. His collection includes all Zhiguli models, as well as Niva and UAZ; the entire car fleet was purchased from Spanish owners.