The 15-year-old Russian skater, Kamila Valieva, became the first woman in Olympic history to perform a quadruple jump. In the free programme, the athlete performed a quadruple salchow, as well as a quadruple toe loop with a triple one in the cascade. For this, Valieva got 178.92 points taking first place. Kamila Valieva is
The frontman of the iconic rock band Depeche Mode, Dave Gahan, famous all over the world for hits such as ‘Personal Jesus’, ‘Enjoy the Silence’, and ‘Never Let Me Down Again’ said that if he was up for an extraterrestrial journey, he would choose a Russian spacecraft rather than one made by Blue Origin or
The Moscow Central Exhibition Hall ‘Manege’ invites citizens and guests of the city to visit the biopic exhibition dedicated to the legend of the Russian rock music Viktor Tsoi. The exhibition is called “Viktor Tsoi. The Path of the Hero” and presents the Russian legend not only as a musician but also as an artist.
The famous American rapper Kanye West decided to visit Russia, where he would like to hold a Sunday service in a Moscow church, get acquainted with the country’s President Vladimir Putin and businessman Araz Agalarov. A representative of the artist, Ameer Sudan, said that the rapper plans to make Russia a “second home” for himself
Roman Abramovich’s new plane will become the most expensive Russian private jet to date. The estimated cost of the new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner business jet is $350 million. On December 18, it already flew from Switzerland to Vnukovo Airport, where private aviation is serviced. The main owner of the Millhouse investment company, Roman Abramovich, acquired
According to the results of 2021, Russian President, Vladimir Putin, topped the rating of mentions in the Russian media. His press secretary, Dmitry Peskov, and Russian Prime Minister, Mikhail Mishustin, also entered the top three, according to the data provided by the Medialogia company. As explained, the media index is an indicator of the
The coronavirus pandemic has become the most discussed topic in the Russian social network VK.com (VKontakte) in 2021, which follows from the rating of the social network. It is noted that issues related to the coronavirus pandemic took first place in the rating and were discussed in VK a total of 68.5 million times. As
The founder and CEO of the Wildberries online store, Tatyana Bakalchuk, has overtaken the world’s billionaires in terms of wealth growth in 2021. Just a year ago her capital was a billion dollars, but this year it has reached already $13 billion. According to Forbes, Russia ranked third in the list of countries with the
Uruguayan actress and singer, Natalia Oreiro, received a Russian passport at the Russian Embassy in the Argentine city of Buenos Aires together with her son. The documents were presented by the Russian Ambassador to Argentina Dmitry Feoktistov. It is reported that the actress took the oath for Russian citizenship both in Russian and in Spanish.
The winner of the Ukrainian ‘Miss Ukraine Universe 2021’ contest, Anna Neplyah, reacted to criticism after lots of people started to blame her for presenting Ukraine but speaking in her personal blog in Russian. A young woman from the Ukrainian city of Dnepr (former Dnepropetrovsk) won the title of ‘Miss Ukraine Universe 2021’ on October
The Russian crew of the International Space Station (ISS), including the country’s film director, Klim Shipenko, and actress, Yulia Peresild, held a joint dinner in the American module, according to a Twitter post of the station commander Thomas Pesquet. Diner with everybody. Including our new arrival, @Anton_Astrey, Klim and Yulia, great to hear new stories
The Romir research holding conducted a survey of Russians on the issue of trust in influencers. According to the results of the study, the actor Konstantin Khabensky became the leader of the Romir Influence Ranking Summer 2021 Top 100. The top 3 also entered the actor Dmitry Nagiev and TV presenter Ivan Urgant. In addition
The famous Uruguayan singer and actress, Natalia Oreiro, recorded congratulations on the Day of Russia, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the press service of the Russian Embassy in Argentina. “Russia is also a homeland for me. I love you,” Natalia said. It is noted that earlier, the representative of the singer, Viviana Stallone,