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Most-Visited Museums of Moscow and St. Petersburg Named

The Art Newspaper Russia has compiled a list of most-visited art museums of Moscow and St. Petersburg in 2016

Cut Out From Reality: Graffiti in Russia’s Yekaterinburg ‘Deletes’ Old Car and Garage

Artists participating in the “Stenograffia” graffiti festival in Russia’s Yekaterinburg have painted an old “Moskvich” car and a garage standing in one of the city backyards

Russia’s ‘Ruslan’ Accounts for Two Thirds of French Military Air Traffic in 2015

The An-124 cargo airplanes “Ruslan” have provided for 70% of the French Armed Forces’ air traffic in 2015

Russian ‘Masha and the Bear’ Cartoon Enters Chinese Market

The company "Masha and the Bear" will sign an agreement on the promotion of the eponymous cartoon with the Chinese Shanghai Media Group

Russian Startup Invents Memory-Enhancing Device

The Russian company Brainstorm has launched the sale of the eponymous neurostimulator which allows to increase the memory

Vietnamese Business to Invest Additional $1.7 Billion in Russian Dairy

Vietnamese dairy company TH True Milk intends to invest $1.7 billion in dairy farming and the cultivation of fruit and medicinal plants in Russia’s Far East

Russia to Build Assault Ship for Arctic

A version of a prospective amphibious assault ship for the Arctic is being designed in Russia

Moscow Named Best City for Parties in Russia

Moscow has been recognised as the best city in Russia for parties by the TourStat company which studied summer festival programs in different cities across the country

‘Masha and the Bear’ Episode Hits More Than Two Billion Views on YouTube

The seventeenth episode of the animated show “Masha and the Bear” has now been viewed just short of 2.61 billion times on YouTube in the four years

Moscow Bus Terminal to Be Turned into Movie Theatre

Moscow Central Bus Terminal slated to become a modern multi-functional centre

Russia Rises in Rating of Happiest Countries

Russia jumped up seven places and is now the 49th happiest country in the world, according to the World Happiness Report

Russia May Export Missile Submarines to Indonesia and Philippines

Project 636 submarines equipped with Caliber missiles are in great demand in the world, said the presidential aide of Russia on military-technical cooperation

Russia's Sochi and Sheremetyevo Airports Among Best in Europe

Sochi International Airport and Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport are among the five best in Europe, according to the ASQ research programme

About One Hundred People to Enter MSU Department of Space Studies

About 100 people are expected to be the first students in the new Space Studies Department at Moscow State University, according to Viktor Sadovnichy, MSU’s president

12 Russian Universities Included in Shanghai Rankings

12 Russian universities have made it into the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (ARWU), with the Lomonosov Moscow State University leading the way

Russian Ministry of Economic Development and Sberbank to Create Alibaba Analogue

This summer, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, or MED, and Sberbank will begin working together on a Russian Internet trading site

Russian Company Creates Hack-Proof iPhone Cases

Russian luxury smartphone company Gresso promised that it can provide digital security for iPhones with its newest line, a company spokesman told Lenta.ru

Chicken and Potatoes – Russians’ Favourite Products

Most frequent recipe search for Russians is dealt with chicken and potatoes

Moscow to Create One of World’s Largest School Wi-Fi Networks

Moscow plans to install one of the world’s largest Wi-Fi networks for educational institutions

Divers Discover Russia’s Deepest Underwater Cave

A team from the 220BAR diving club in Perm reached the bottom of Russia’s deepest underwater cave

Passenger Traffic in Moscow Airports Rose by 21% in May

The passenger traffic of three key airports of the Moscow aviation hub (Vnukovo, Domodedovo and Sheremetyevo) increased by 21,3% in May 2017 compared to the same period in 2016

Young Russians Are Friendly and Patriotic, Poll Shows

The Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) revealed research data on the values of young generation of Russians