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The Devil in Disguise

Americans, Europeans and other foreigners on Russia and Russians

Russian Animated Series Reaches Finals in Cannes

The Russian animated series “Chameleons” entered the final of the MIP Digital Short Form Series Pitch in Cannes competition for children's web series

Russians Vote for Favourite Scientist

A poll offering Russian the chance to vote for the country’s best scientist has been conducted by independent polling organisation Levada Centre

Russian Scientists Develop Explanation for Hypertension

Russian biologists have found the possible causes of hypertension, which is characterised as a persistent increase in blood pressure

Russian Equivalent of BlaBlaCar Now Has Two Million Users

In its first month of operation, more than two million people used BeepCar, a Russian ridesharing service that allows users to search for fellow travellers for road trips

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

Rammstein Blown Away by Russian Cover of Their Music

“More strings than a metal band!” – the German band commented on a unique cover of its song performed by an orchestra of Russian traditional instruments

Eight Rounds Per Second

Russian weapon manufacturers present a new, extremely precise and fast gun

Russian Chocolate Enters the Mexican Market

Two Mexican companies began to import Russian chocolate

'In Five Years, They’ll Trust Our Brand Just Like They Trust Hyundai or KIA'

The president of AvtoVAZ, Russia's major automobile manufacturer, talks about Lada brand strategy and cornering the EU market

Moscow State University Joins World’s Best Universities

Moscow State University has joined the list of the 50 best universities in the world, according to the prestigious QS World University Rankings by Subject

Spoons of Victory: Russia Unveils Its National Musical Instrument for Fans

Russian fans will soon have a new national musical instrument to support their teams

Russia Ranks Among Thirty Best Countries in World

Russia finished 27th in the US News & World Report’s ranking of the best countries

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

Freezing Baby Elks Saved by Russian Nature Reserve Staff

Inspectors of the reserve helped the cubs cross the river and made sure they reunited with their mother on the shore

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

Crimean Winery to Launch Agritourism Programme

The Massandra winery in the Crimean peninsula is planning to launch a new agricultural tourism programme later this year

‘I Would Learn Russian’

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

Russia's New Two Hundred-Rouble Banknotes to Be Made From Durable Paper

The new 200-rouble ($3.46) banknotes will be made from durable paper in order to extend their longevity

AEK-971 vs. AK-12: Which Will the Ministry of Defence Opt For?

AEK-971 (top) and AK-12 (bottom) assault rifles. Both from similar stock, but with different capabilities

Six New Crepe Recipes

Delicious crepe recipes for you to try this Maslenitsa season