Europe’s Tallest Ferris Wheel to Open at Moscow's VDNKh

Europe’s tallest Ferris wheel will open in 2018 at VDNKh, according to the press service of VDNKh Wheel

Russian Divers Set a World Record in Ice Diving

Researchers from the Russian Geographical Society have set a world record for ice diving

World’s Largest Clock to Appear in Moscow City in 2018

The Moscow City skyscraper complex to get a cinema and a concert hall equipped with the world’s largest clock

Russian Drone Sets Flight Record

Russian company NELK has created an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) that set a world record distance in real conditions

Highest Lift in Europe Opens in Moscow City Skyscaper

The highest-reaching lift in Europe is now in use in Moscow City’s Federation Tower

Omsk Woman Found to Have Largest Feet in Russia

Omsk resident Ekaterina Puzikova was recognised as the woman with largest feet in Russia, taking her place in the Russian Book of Records

Russian Cyclist Plans to Reach Eurasian Pole of Inaccessibility

A traveler from Russia’s Krasnoyarsk region Vladimir Chernikov intends to conquer Eurasian pole of inaccessibility, located in China

Elbrus Cableway Finds Its Way into Book of Russian Records

The third stage of the Elbrus cableway, connecting Mir and Gara-Bashi Stations, has been officially recognised as the highest cableway in Russia

A 55-Year-Old Russian Resident Sets New World Record for Pull-Ups

A resident of Russia’s Krasnoyarsk was included in the Guinness Book of World Records after he was able to do 3810 pull-ups in six hours and 5825 in 12 hours

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

Winter in Moscow Snowiest in Twenty Years

Over two metres of snow fell on Moscow between late October and Jan. 26

Moscow Metro Opens World’s Longest Escalator at Park Pobedy Station

The Park Pobedy metro station in Moscow is now home to the world’s longest escalator

World’s Highest Skating Rink

A skating rink that recently opened on the 86th storey of one of the skyscrapers in Moscow City claims to be the highest in the world

Domodedovo Outgoing Flight Breaks Passenger Records

Emirates aircraft departed with 600 passengers to Dubai

British Activists Visit Every Station of Moscow Metro in 12 Hours

The two men had set themselves the goal of setting a world record in order to draw public attention to the problem of the extinction of Amur tigers

Russia May Have Record Corn Harvest

Russia may harvest a record 14.1 million tonnes of corn this year

Russia’s Grain Harvest to Hit New Record

Russia has the potential to harvest more than 116 million tons of grain this year, Russia’s Minister of Agriculture Alexander Tkachev told RNS on Tuesday

Konyukhov Talks About Hurdles Following Global Quest Launch

Russian solo adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has completed the first day of his round-the-world flight on Morton balloon

Grain Exportation in Russia Hits Record Levels

Russia exported a record-breaking 33.9 million tons of grain for the year 2015/16

Astrakhan Woman Named Oldest Person in the World

Tanzilya Bisembeyeva, a resident of Russia’s Astrakhan region, was recognized as world’s oldest living person

‘I’ve Lived in Crimea my Whole Life and Consider Myself Russian’

Chess grandmaster Sergey Karjakin talks about himself, his opponents and Russian citizenship