Български Русский English
Putin does not see the end of the era of hydrocarbons
Monday, 10 October 2016 09:28
Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking at the World Energy Council in Istanbul, made a number of important statements about the development of the global energy industry and the situation on the oil market. Putin said that in the near future, world energy would still be based on the production of hydrocarbons...
Moscow warns US against striking Syria to avoid 'unpleasant surprises'
Friday, 07 October 2016 05:12
Moscow has warned the West against striking any missile or aviation blows on the territories controlled by the Syrian government. Russia will see such actions as a threat to Russian military men. After the attacks on the positions of Syrian troops on September 17, Russia took all necessary measures to exclude similar mistakes against Russian...
Sharapova may be granted wildcard to play at 2017 French Open
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 10:14

Organizers of the French Open tennis tournament do not rule out that Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova will be handed a wild card to participate in the Grand Slam event in France next year, Roland Garros press service told TASS on Oct. 5.

"The list of wildcards is decided 15 days before the tournament; we have time to think about it," the press...

Russia attracts just $11 billion at Sochi forum as numbers fall
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 10:13

Russian companies and government authorities concluded 215 agreements totaling 704 billion rubles ($11.3 billion) during the 2016 Sochi International Investment Forum. This was announced by Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak, who oversees the event, after its closure, the TASS news agency has reported (in Russian).

According to Kozak, the...

Fresh fish and fresh pumpkins mark the start of fall in Moscow
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 10:13

RBTH presents a digest of the most delicious events in Russia coming up in October.

Catch your fish in the center of Moscow

This week, Oct. 3-9, 2016, is fish week in the Russian capital. The celebration is taking place within the framework of the Golden Fall Moscow festival (site available in Russian only). Visitors can try numerous fish dishes and ...

Moscow Metro checked. What’s next?
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 09:50

Have a look at other Russian metro systems. Not only Moscow has one.

Scroll down to see more


The Moscow Metro is one of the most famous sights on every tourist's must-see list. During the day tourist groups ride round the center of the city, observing the most interesting stations, taking photos in front of the dog on Ploshad’ R...
S-300 in Syria: Russia will not wait for another stab in the back
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 08:18
Russia has deployed state-of-the-art air defense system S-300V4 Antey-2500 in Syria (NATO reporting name SA-23 Gladiator). As long as terrorist groups operating in Syria do not have either cruise missiles or military aircraft, sources said that Russia takes measures to defend itself against a possible missile attack by the United States...
Vadim Gorshenin: Russia starts new page in relations with USA
Monday, 03 October 2016 14:32
Russian President Putin signed a decree to suspend the agreement with the US about the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium because of Washington's unfriendly actions. Russia is finally ready to revise previous agreements with the United States. Russia has realised that it is capable of developing further with the help of its own resources...
Student detained at Moscow airport with 30 reptiles in luggage
Monday, 03 October 2016 10:19

Customs officers at Moscow’s Domodedovo airport have seized 30 reptiles from a passenger flying from Dubai, the Federal Customs Service said on Oct. 30.

"The 19-year old Russian national carrying 30 reptiles in his luggage was detained during customs procedures," the service said, adding that the passenger had no permission for the transportation...

Russian army releases video of servicemen testing new Ratnik infantry kit
Monday, 03 October 2016 10:16

Source: Russian Ministry of Defense/YouTube

The Russian Defense Ministry has released video footage of ground units and various military hardware in training, including film of troops using the new advanced Ratnik infantry kit. The footage was shot during various military drills.

The video features infantry, artillery and sapper personnel as well...

<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Page 7 of 40