Children’s Writer Eduard Uspensky Dies at Age 80

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Eduard Uspensky, one of the country’s most beloved children’s writers, passed away Tuesday evening after a long illness. He was 80 years old.  Born in 1937, the height of Stalin’s purges, one of the most horrible years in Russia’s recent history, Uspensky grew up to be one of the funniest Soviet writers and the most Read More

Nizhny Novgorod will hold an art tour

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In Nizhny Novgorod marathon runner the art of exploring the city. About this report the organizers. The first series of walks dedicated to the folk arts of tours will be led by guides who figured in a whimsical, sometimes naive work on the facades of houses and say this is not a dry Museum language. Read More

Editor and theater Director Timur Zarudny talk about long-term projects

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17 August at 17:00 at the Coworking “House” editor, and theatre Director from Khabarovsk Timur Zarudny tell which algorithm helps him to work on long term projects, forming habits, reduce stress, and not to faint. Long-term projects is to learn English, to run, to write regularly in a blog, learn to play the guitar and Read More

U.S. Voices Concern Over Russia’s New Space Weapons

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The United States voiced deep suspicion on Tuesday over Russia’s pursuit of new space weapons, including a mobile laser system to destroy satellites in space, and the launch of a new inspector satellite which was acting in an “abnormal” way. Russia’s pursuit of counterspace capabilities was “disturbing”, Yleem D.S. Poblete, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Read More

Sobyanin proposed to allow to work only drivers with Russian rights

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Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has proposed legislation to allow to work only drivers with Russian rights. “Taxi drivers are foreigners working with their national rights. It is clear that were they not always adequate, and this is an additional risk for passengers,” — said the mayor. Also Sobyanin called on taxi aggregators to indicate in their Read More

In the youth Theatre with a tour coming Korean artists

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26 and 28 August in the Primorsky regional drama theatre of Youth will take place tours of the Korean teams Tongyeong and “Molekel”. August 26, Sunday, at 19:30 staff of Tongyeong city Changingand Tong-Yong (Republic of Korea) will present a performance titled “Love sounds”. This is the story of meeting of two lonely people who Read More

Ice Age Mammoth Hair Hat on Sale in Russia

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An unusual hat crocheted from ancient woolly mammoth hair has reportedly gone on sale for $10,000 in Yakutsk in Far East Russia. Woolly mammoths are believed to have gone extinct some 4,500 years ago. The mastermind behind the hat is Yakutsk builder Vladimir Ammosov, who said he had the headgear made after buying a bag Read More

Beaten Russian Election Observer Gets Political Asylum in U.S.

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A volunteer at opposition leader Alexei Navalny’s foundation has reportedly been granted political asylum in the United States after being beaten and receiving death threats in Russia. Alexei Muzhetsky was reportedly abducted by masked men who said they were FSB officers, days after documenting election violations during the March 2018 presidential vote in the southern Read More