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Six New Crepe Recipes

Delicious crepe recipes for you to try this Maslenitsa season

Russian Reserves

Ten most beautiful and fragile places in Russia

Brest Manufacturer Packs Socks in Cans

The Brest Stockings Plant, or BChK, released a limited batch of socks packaged in cans just in time for the holiday Day of the Defender of the Fatherland on Feb. 23

Ten Most Expensive Russian Paintings

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

At-Large Reindeer Caught in St. Petersburg

It was a regular Sunday morning in St. Petersburg until a reindeer decided to break up the monotony of city traffic

Russian Diplomats Find Ten Missing Roerich Paintings in Croatia

Employees of the Russian Embassy in Croatia discovered ten missing paintings by the Russian artist Nicholas Roerich in a museum in Zagreb

Reviving the Russian Bison

Once considered all but extinct, bison are returning to Russia: report from a Yakutian bison nursery

Russian Company Builds Lens for Brazilian Observatory

Schwabe, a company that is a Rostec holding, has supplied an oversized lens for detecting space debris to the Pico dos Dias Observatory in Brazil

Un-bear-ably Cute

The best animal photos from ‘Primordial Russia’ photo exhibition

Passengers Name St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport Russia’s Best

St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo International Airport received the “Air Gateway of Russia” industry award for being the country’s best airport

Pushkin Poems Now Available Through Free Online Service

"Ne Zarastyot," a free online service that sends its users several poems by the famed Russian bard Alexander Pushkin every day, is now up and running

Wonderful Future ‘Inevitable’ for Russia, Says Mr. Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed confidence that Russia is going to have a bright future

Kvass: Making Drink from Rye Bread

How to turn a loaf of rye bread into a refreshing traditional Slavic drink with a truly unique taste

Russian Citizens Offered Free Land in Far East

Any Russian citizen can now receive one hectare of land in the Far East for free

Russian Plane Fighting Wildfires in Chile

An IL-76 EMERCOM plane has been sent to extinguish wildfires near the town of Portezuelo in Chile

Volga Cities to Remain Connected by Air Taxi

Dexter Air Taxi, a Russian airline, will continue to offer regular flights and services in the Volga Federal District

Poll: Over 60% of Russians Engaged in Charity in 2016

ince 2008, the share of Russians involved in charity has increased by one-third, according to the results of a nationwide survey by analysts at the NACFIN analytical centre

Almost Two Million Russians Participate in Epiphany Ice-Water Plunge

More than 1.8 million Russians have participated in epiphany celebrations by dunking themselves in icy water

‘Sleeping Beauty’ Ballet to Be Broadcast Live in 39 Russian Cities

A performance of the Bolshoi Theatre’s ballet "Sleeping Beauty" will be broadcast live in 39 Russian cities on Jan. 22

Russia’s Trademark Ural Motorcycles Now Sold With Bottles of Vodka

A special edition of Ural Ambassador Limited Edition motorcycles dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the IMZ factory outside of Yekaterinburg are now available in the US

Russian Watch Brand Receives International Award

Russian watch brand Konstantin Chaykin won its first-ever international prize at the Swiss Independent Watchmaking Pavilion, or SIWP

‘I Despise Michelangelo’

Russia's modern-day iconographers talk about art, faith and Donald Trump