Residential areas of Caracas once again hit by power outage
Power supply to the residential areas of the Venezuelan capital of Caracas, restored on Sunday night, has once again been suspended, a TASS correspondent reported.
Locals say electricity supply was …
Venezuela gradually restoring electricity
The power supply of the Venezuelan capital Caracas is restoring, TASS reported from the scene, TASS reported.
After dark it could be seen that a considerable part of the street lighting system had …
Nineteen UN staff members killed in Ethiopia plane crash
According to preliminary data, nineteen employees of the United Nations were killed in the plane crash in Ethiopia, the International Organization for Migration informed in a statement published on …
Ukraine: unique case of historical schizophrenia
After the Euromaidan of 2014, the falsification of the Great Patriotic War history became a stand-alone area in both the ideology and history of Ukraine. This induced the formation and active …
Two Americans convicted of border violations await deportation in southern Russia
Two US citizens, convicted by a Novorossiysk court for violating border regulations, remain at a temporary reception center for foreigners in Russia’s southern Krasnodar Region, waiting to be …
Mendeleev’s Periodic Table of Elements celebrates its 150th anniversary
On March 6, 1869, exactly 150 years ago, Russian chemist Dmitry Mendeleev (1834-1907) presented his periodic table of chemical elements - a graphic description of what was destined to go down in …
Military draft dodging declines 66% since 2012
The number of citizens who want to evade military service has declined by three-fold, comparing to 2012, the head of the Main Organizational Mobilization unit of the Russian Armed Forces, …
Poll says two-thirds view borrowing foreign slang as detrimental to Russian language
Two thirds of Russians believe that borrowing words and slang from other languages harms the Russian language, say the results of the survey by The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center, released …
Censorship in the United States
In order to understand the effectiveness of the culture of censorship which exists in America media, it is first necessary to distinguish between three different types or levels of censorship. These …
Protection from foreign cyber aggression crucial to Internet’s future in Russia — Kremlin
The Kremlin is certain that threats of cyberattacks from abroad should by no means hamper the development of information systems in Russia, TASS reported.
"This comprehensive task, that of protecting …