Photogalleries

‘I Can Do Anything with My Feet’

She was born without both hands and became the world champion in single combat

Little Red Hats: Moscow Metro Staff Gets New Uniform

The staff of the Moscow Metro will soon get a makeover with new uniforms that were proudly presented at the Kotelniki station on Monday

Flower Power: St. Petersburg to Host Exhibition of Botanical Art

The world of botanical art in its best, inspired by magic of the natural beauty all around us

Green and Greener: How Moscow Celebrated St. Patrick’s Day

How Russians and Irish caroused together on the "green" weekend in Moscow

Fashion Is My Profession

Highlights from Moscow's street style at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia

Moscow’s TsUM Store Turns Ninety-Five

Ninety-five years ago, the famous Central Department Store, or TsUM, opened in Moscow

How Skiers Built Their Own Village in Baikal Region

Mamai, a unique place with natural, un-groomed terrain, became a real catch for freeriders

The Four Masts

The beauty and pride of the Russian fleet, the Sedov barque, celebrates its 96th birthday

The First Man in Space

Russia's Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space, would have celebrated his 83rd birthday on March 9

How Russian Female Naval Cadets Train

Girls as well as boys want to test themselves in the Russian Navy, and in 2015 the Naval Polytechnic Institute resumed accepting girls

It's a Small, Small Russia

800 square metres of Russia in miniature presented at Grand Maket Russia museum in St. Petersburg

Chasing the Winter Sun

Blogger Vasily Nikitinsky went to the Kostroma region to capture one of Russia's most beautiful roads before the charm of winter vanished into thin air

The Fortress of White Stone

Some 200 years ago, Russia's oldest landmark, the Kremlin, looked completely different

Russia Finishes First at Winter Military World Games in Sochi

Russian athletes owerwhelmed the competition at the Winter Military Games in Sochi, winning 22 gold medals

Russian Reserves

Ten most beautiful and fragile places in Russia

Deer Country

Why Yakutia is this year’s best travel destination

Ten Most Expensive Russian Paintings

Where and for how much were the most expensive Russian works of art sold?

Nenets, Astronauts and Pavlensky: Russia’s Best Photographs Go on Display

The art project “The Best of Russia” has chosen what it considers the most impressive photographs of 2016

Unstoppable: The Story of Russian Paralympian Sergey Manzhos

The decision of the International Paralympic Committee to ban the Russian team from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games has come as a severe blow for the country’s disabled athletes

The Region of Mounds and Steppes

Discovering Russia: why you need to visit the Volgograd Region