Scientists analyze how oil-contaminated soils in the Arctic respond to climate changes
Scientists will analyze how the climate changes influence oil-contaminated soils on the Franz Josef Land Archipelago. The studies will be conducted on the islands, where oil spills occurred in the …
Death toll in China's earthquake rises to 12 people
Twelve people died and 134 more were injured in the earthquake that rocked China's south-western Sichuan province on Monday, Chinese media reported on Monday citing emergency services.
Group of former Crimeans file applications for Russian passport under simplified terms
Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs migration department received its first applications for Russian citizenship from former residents of the Crimea and Sevastopol, the ministry press center reported …
TASS invites CIS news agencies to organize photo exhibition on WWII victory anniversary
TASS has invited news agencies of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to organize a joint photo exhibition dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the victory in WWII that will be marked in …
About 2,000 documents on Europe’s liberation from Nazism to be posted online
The Russian Historical Society (RHS) has begun publishing archival documents containing data on the liberation of Eastern Europe from Nazism by the Red Army, member of the RHS Presidium and Executive …
Airbus A320 aircraft makes emergency landing at Sheremetyevo
An A320 passenger plane has made an emergency landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, fire crews are on their way to it, an emergencies source informed TASS.
"According to specified data, an A320 …
Kremlin confirms Armenian PM’s participation in SPIEF
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan is expected to take part in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Wednesday.
"We are …
Attack on Rodina editor was carried out after refusal to publish article
The man who attacked the KPRF party newspaper Rodina’s editor-in-chief and employees of the territory committee in the Stavropol Region is registered with a psychiatric institution, head the …
Moscow court unfreezes opposition activist’s accounts
Moscow’s Zamoskvoretsky Court has satisfied a motion filed by Russian blogger Alexei Navalny’s lawyer to unblock his accounts and securities that had been frozen during the investigation …
Larisa Sadilova’s film about Russian province sparks applause at Cannes Festival
Larisa Sadilova’s film Once in Trubchevsk has premiered in the Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard (Certain Glance) contest at the Palace of Festivals on the Croisette …