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Tsarskoye Selo State Museum-Preserve has acquired the book Analyse raisonnée de la sagesse de Charron by Jean-Pierre-Louis Luchet used to belong to empress Catherine the Great, RIA Novosti reports. Two volumes were owned by a private collector. Museum workers have noted that judjing by book binders and marks on flyleafs the issue was stored in Tsarskoye...

05.09.2017 Subject: Economics

Government of Poland claimed intention to demand reparation payments from Russia on the grounds of Treaty of Riga dated 1921, RIA Novosti informs. Members of the Polish Ruling Party Law and Justice expressed their opinion that representatives of Poland and Russia might “sit down at the table and talk about how it should be done”. ...

04.09.2017 Subject: Economics

Borodino Day-2017 International historical festival was held on September 3, according to website of Museum-Reserve Borodino Field. Hundreds of admirers of history and reenactors from Russia and other foreign countries took part in this event. Admirers of war history and those who interested in events of the beginning of XIX century had a chance to watch reenactment of particular...

04.09.2017 Subject: Economics

The anniversary of outstanding scholar in Oriental studies, an elder son of the well-known painter Nikolai Roerich was celebrated in India. This year is 115th birth anniversary of the scholar, TASS informs. A gala ceremony was held at the estate museum of the Roerich family, situated in the Himalayan foothills. Russian and Indian scientists, researchers, figures of culture and...

18.08.2017 Subject: Economics

Scientists and students from Russia and France will take part in a mutual search expedition. It starts in two days, as per the website of Ministry of Culture. Expedition is to commemorate World War I battle next to the French city of Kursi. It is organized by Russian Military Historical Society. The group will search for remains of soldiers and officers of the Russian expeditionary force, who died...

16.08.2017 Subject: Array

Words of Poland’s Foreign Minister about Russia’s responsibility for starting Second World War is a pure provocation, according to the comment of the first deputy chairman of the Federation Council Committee for Defense and Security Franz Klintsevich on his Facebook page. The day before Foreign Minister of Poland has claimed that Germany and USSR...

14.08.2017 Subject: Array

Authorities of Vagli Sotto, the small Italian town in the midst of Toscana hills, unveiled a memorial commemorating Russian 1st Lieutenant Alexander Prokhorenko in Park of Honour and Dishonour, RIA Novosti reports. The militarian has heroically died in Syria on March 2016. A two-metre marble monument represents a soldier with a raised head in a full uniform. As the monument...

07.08.2017 Subject: Economics

Opening ceremony of the Fidel Castro monument in Crimean peninsula was held in the frames of the Extreme Crimea 2017 festival, TASS informs. The monument was created by domestic sculptors. The portrait of Commander and the quote “Victory is persistence” are placed on the Limestone stele is 2,5 meters high. The memorial is raised in Olenevka village situated on the Black Sea shore. In the future it is planned to...

07.08.2017 Subject: Economics

Presentation of the book titled 'Russian Revolution and Storms through a Century. 1917 – 2017' by well-known literary historian Achala Moulik took place in Bangalore, India, as per TASS. The book’s author present at the event has noted that the scientific work published by her is the first book in India dedicated to the tragic events of a century ago,...

07.08.2017 Subject: Economics

The Northern Sea Route was discovered by Otto Schmidt 85 years ago, TASS informs. Soviet icebreaker Alexander Sibiryakov has made the first successful crossing of the Northern Sea Route in a single navigation without wintering from Archangel to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in 1932. ...

29.07.2017 Subject: Economics

American premium cable and satellite television network HBO had advised about plans to shoot miniseries on Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster, TASS reports. Jared Harris will play the role of academic Valery Legasov, the member of the Governmental Commission for Investigation of the causes of the accident at the Chernobyl plant. ...

27.07.2017 Subject: Economics

US National Archive uncovered almost four thousand different documents related to the assassination of 35th President John Kennedy. An interview with ex-KGB agent and defector Yuri Nosenko is among those documents, TASS reports. About 90% of the information on ex-president’s assassination and Warren Commission Investigation is available now. ...

25.07.2017 Subject: Economics

Open Air Second World War Museum is to be built in Kuril Archipelago Shumsha, told the head of the regional division of Search Russian Movement Artyom Bandura. According to Bandura, some of the future museum objects were discovered during the recent expedition. Japanese fortification artefacts, such...

25.07.2017 Subject: Economics


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Russian language does not have days off. It is not afraid of pandemics. And sometimes it benefits from self-isolation of those who seek to master it. Having worked online for months, Russian language courses around the world are setting to actively accepts students into offline groups. The Russkiy Mir contacted teachers from different countries and found out that the lockdown and experience in e-teaching opened up new opportunities for specialists in Russian philology. Some of them conceived the idea to develop a system of electronic textbooks and globalize the programs; others initiated active engagement of lecturers and guests from all over the world for their online classes, and also mastered advanced training for teachers in virtual environment.
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