#Russians

Canadian Magazine Names Russian Forward World’s Most Promising Young Player

Canadian newspaper The Hockey News named Kirill Kaprizov, a prospect currently playing for KHL club Salavat Yulaev Ufa, the world’s most promising hockey player

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

Are Russians Hopeless Slobs?

In his new book, a Frenchman takes a fresh look at cliches about Russia and Russians

Russians Believe Country’s Influence in World at All-Time High – Poll

According to a poll by the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre, or VTsIOM, more and more Russians consider their country to be an influential world power

Minister of Health: Russians Living Longer and Longer

The life expectancy of Russians annually increases by six months, according to Veronika Skvortsova, head of Russia’s Ministry of Health

Number of Muscovites Playing Sports Doubled in Past Six Years – Report

The number of Muscovites leading an active lifestyle has nearly doubled over the past six years, head of the Sports and Tourism Department of the Russian capital said

‘Russian Fans Are Quite Friendly’

On the eve of the UEFA Europa League round of 16 match between FK Rostov and Manchester United, a fan of the English giants said that the British aren't afraid of Russians

Russia and Micronesia Agree to Visa-Free Regime

Russia and Micronesia have agreed on the introduction of a visa-free regime for travel up to 30 days

Food With a Side of Accent: Chef Boris Fries, Pickles, Sings for American TV Network

The Cooking Channel, an American television network, has released several videos featuring a guy named Boris sharing the secrets of Russian cuisine

Russians List Reasons to Be Proud of Their Country

Glorious victory in the Second World War, space exploration and literature are the pillars of Russian patriotism, the poll revealed

Russian Travellers Go from Moscow to Bangkok by Train and Bus

Elena Gitt and Pavel Kotikov, two travellers from the Moscow suburb of Khimki, covered the distance from the Russian capital to its Thai counterpart in 55 days

‘I Would Learn Russian’

Three foreigners explain why they chose to study Russian and the obstacles they ran into along the way

House Made from 12,000 Champagne Bottles Built in Urals

A resident of Tomino in the Chelyabinsk Region has built a house out of 12,000 champagne bottles

Survey: Russians Read More E-Books and Listen to More Classical Music than US, UK and Others

PayPal payment platform conducted a sociological survey to discover the habits and peculiarities of digital content users in ten different countries

'She Astonished Me'

On Valentine's Day, we present a photo project about elderly Russians in love

Almost One-Third of Russians Want President Putin to Use Social Networks

According to a survey 29% of Russians would read the opinions of Russian President Vladimir Putin on his official website or social media accounts if available

Russian Balloonists Break World Record

Russian balloonists Fedor Konyukhov and Ivan Menyailo broke the world record for the longest nonstop flight in a hot air balloon

Moscow Home to Almost Six Hundred Centenarians

Nearly 600 centenarians, people who are 100 or more years old, live in Moscow

St. Petersburg Man Walks Around the World

Sergey Lukyanov, a 62-year-old man from St. Petersburg, recently returned home after circling the globe by foot over a two-year period

It Feels Like Russia

Twenty-two best concepts for the country's tourism brand

‘We’ve Met Lots of Great People in Russia’

How an Italian band with a Soviet name is conquering the world

Land of Endless Winter

How they live in Russia's northernmost town