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Insight |  Movies |  16.09.21

Russians Revealed Their Attitude to Surrogacy

Specialists of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) together with the START video service presented the results of a survey on the attitude of Russians to surrogacy, timed to coincide with the release of the Russian TV series “Container”. According to the Kinopoisk website, the film shows a surrogate mother who moves into the

Events |  16.09.21

Russian Chefs to Take Part in Lyon Gastronomic Competition

Russian teams of chefs and confectioners will take part in the final of the world cooking competition “Bocuse d’Or” and in the final of the World Cup in confectionery art “Coupe du Monde de la Pâtisserie”, which will be held in Lyon, France, at the end of September this year, TASS reports with reference to

Sports |  16.09.21

Russian Chess Players Won International Online Competition

The second online chess Olympiad ended with an unconditional victory of the Russian national team. In the final held on Wednesday, the Russian team did not leave any chances to the rivals from the United States, TASS reported.   It is noted that the Russian national team won both match meetings with a score of 3.5:2.5.

Fun |  Sports |  13.09.21

Russian Tennis Player Won US Open Championship

Russian tennis player, Daniil Medvedev, became the 2021 US Open men’s champion on Sunday, September 12, after having defeated a top-ranked Serbian tennis player, Novak Djokovic, in three straight sets with scores of 6-4, 6-4, 6-4, RT reports.   It is noted that the victory marks the very first US Open leadership for the 25-year-old athlete

Insight |  Sports |  10.09.21

New Survey: Russian Marketing Specialists Do Stretching in Leisure Time

Specialists of the SuperJob job search service conducted a study in the course of which they found out representatives of which professions are most often fond of sports and what kind of sports in particular.   Most often, Russians called morning exercises their regular sports activity (26 per cent). Other 14 per cent are engaged in

Funny Russia |  08.09.21

Roscosmos’ Chief Invited Elon Musk for Cup of Tea

The Director-General of Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, invited the Space X CEO Elon Musk to his home for a cup of tea and revealed that his favourite one is a Soviet-era Indian-style tea, which also, according to Rogozin, appeared to be his grandmother’s favourite tea, Sputnik reports.  Let’s start with my grandmother’s favorite Indian tea!

Fun |  Movies |  08.09.21

Russian Company Completed Work on American Film 

The Russian film company Hype Film together with Rumble Films, Mosaic Films, and Charade completed the shooting of the film “Sanctuary” in New York with Margaret Qualley and Christopher Abbott in the main roles.  It is noted that the shooting of the film directed by Zach Wigon (“The Heart Machine”) was finished in New York.

Fun |  Movies |  08.09.21

Over Half Russians Prefer Films of Domestic Production to Foreign Ones

The majority of Russians (60 per cent) prefer watching Russian films to foreign ones, which follows from the data of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM), TASS reports.  In addition, 23 per cent of respondents said that the quality of Russian cinema has improved over the past few years, although about 44 per cent

Fun |  Movies |  08.09.21

Russian Cartoon Got Over 100 Billion Views on YouTube

The number of views of the Russian animated series “Masha and the Bear” on YouTube has exceeded 100 billion, the press service of the Animaccord animation studio reports. Five cartoon channels (English, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, and Ukrainian) have already received diamond awards from the platform.  “We are very pleased to see how YouTube helps to

Culture |  07.09.21

Russian Military Cinema Festival Started in China

The Russian Military Cinema Festival has started on Monday, September 6, in Beijing. The opening ceremony was held in a cinema on the territory of the Museum of the Communist Party of China, TASS reports.  According to the Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation, Olga Lyubimova, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation fully supports

Videos |  Events |  03.09.21

Russian Cosmonauts to Go Into Outer Space Soon [Video]

Today, on September 3, 2021, Russian cosmonauts, Oleg Novitsky and Pyotr Dubrov, will go into outer space to integrate the “Nauka” (“Science”) multi-purpose laboratory module for the first time after its docking with the ISS, TASS reports.   The start of work is scheduled for 5.35 pm Moscow time. It is assumed that the cosmonauts

Events |  03.09.21

Children From All Around Russia and Abroad to Participate in Environmental Project

Russian Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources Management (Rosprirodnadzor) launched a project that aims at encouraging children to help and pay attention to nature, Sputnik reports.   “Ecology is For Everyone” (or literally, “Ecology is Everyone’s Business”) is the award for interesting and creative ideas and outstanding projects dedicated to the preservation of the environment,