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Insight |  Around Russia |  20.02.20

Over Million Russians Relocated from Emergency Housing

Since 2008, about 1.1 million people out of 17 million square meters of emergency housing have been resettled around Russia. This was told by the Housing and Utilities Fund official Gennady Adamovich, TASS reports.  “Since 2008, with the financial support provided by the Housing and Utilities Fund, as well as attracting funds from regional and

Insight |  Around Russia |  19.02.20

Alley of Military Glory to Be Built in Novosibirsk Village

In the year of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, the Walk of Fame will be opened in the working village of Linevo, reports VN.RU. It was possible to implement a socially significant project thanks to the support of the Sibanthracite group.   The village of Linevo arose in the second

Insight |  Around Russia |  19.02.20

Rostov Convicts First Time Passed Labour and Defense Training Test

In the Rostov Region, convicts sentenced to corrective labour passed the GTO standards, which means that they tested their skills in the Labour and Defense Readiness. The event was held at the Rostov correctional centre, reports Rostov Department of the Federal Service of Penalties Execution.  According to the press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service

Insight |  Around Russia |  19.02.20

Urals Residents Began to Marry Foreigners More Often

Residents of the Sverdlovsk region prefer to marry foreigners. In 2019, 2604 such marriages were registered, and a year earlier there were six hundred less, reports   Most often, Uralians register marriages with citizens of Tajikistan, Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan. Then come immigrants from Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Belarus and Armenia. Among the far abroad countries, most marriages

Insight |  Around Russia |  15.02.20

Top 10 Cities Where Residents Hate Valentine’s Day

According to the analysis of posts and comments on social networks, was made up a list of Russian cities where people hate Valentine’s Day. The study was conducted by Kaluga Poisk portal and did not include Moscow and St. Petersburg. The portal specialists counted the number of posts with a negative attitude to the holiday.

Insight |  Around Russia |  14.02.20

Top Russian Cities With Most Caring Residents

The Yandex.Taxi service made up a rating of cities in which residents most often booked a trip to another person in 2019, NGS55 website reports.  Most often, residents of Samara, Rostov-on-Don and Ufa called taxis for relatives and friends. The top ten also included Krasnodar, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Novosibirsk, Chelyabinsk, Moscow and Volgograd. The rating is

Insight |  Around Russia |  14.02.20

Muscovites Became Marriage Leaders 2019

Media office of the All-Russian Population Census 2020 stated that Muscovites became leaders in the number of marriages in 2019, Moscow 24 reported.  According to the given information, Russians concluded about 917 thousand marriages in 2019. This figure is 24 thousand more than in 2018. Besides, the number of divorces decreased by 56 thousand and

Insight |  Around Russia |  12.02.20

Largest Natural Fridge in the World Operating in Urals

The largest natural refrigerator is operating in the Urals, at the Pay-Khoy ridge. This is the northern tip of the spurs of the Polar Urals, reports chelTV. A refrigerator is called permafrost, which is cut down on the eastern shore of Novy Port, three hundred kilometres from Salekhard.  The giant warehouse was built in the

Insight |  Around Russia |  12.02.20

Giant Blender Constructed by Urals Craftsman

A super aggregate out of unnecessary things was created by the Zlatoust resident, the welder Denis Rostovtsev. He made a big blender capable of chopping 100 kilograms of cabbage per hour, reports chelTV.  “If you have an imagination, you don’t need a lot of money,” says Denis Rostovtsev. According to the craftsman, he used an

Insight |  Around Russia |  12.02.20

Expenses of Russians on Valentine’s Day

Ozon online store announced the average expenses of Russians on Valentine’s Day, which range from 1200 to 1700 rubles, reports TASS. The most popular presents for the holiday were jewellery, sweets, perfumes and different objects that help to create a romantic atmosphere.  According to experts, judging by orders from February 6 to 11, women will

Insight |  Around Russia |  08.02.20

Veterans to Receive Money Support by Victory Day

Veterans of the Great Patriotic War will receive payments in the amount of 75 thousand rubles by Victory Day, according to chelTV.  Earlier, such payments did not exceed 10 thousand rubles, but this year it was announced that they will increase the amount in honour of the 75th anniversary. The President of Russia signed a

Insight |  Around Russia |  07.02.20

Rating of Most Modest Cities in Russia

An independent research agency conducted a public opinion poll to find out in which cities of Russia live the most modest people, reports ZoomMarket.  Respondents were asked 3 questions: do you like to attract attention? do you like to demonstrate your achievements, property or wealth? can you call yourself a humble person? As a result,