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Insight | Around Russia  | 26.05.22

Leaders of Russia: Personnel Contest Participants Ready to Work in Donbass

Participants of the personnel competition “Leaders of Russia” are ready to work in the executive authorities of Donbass, according to the Secretary of the General Council of the ‘United Russia’ party Andrey Turchak.  Answering the question of what opportunities the ‘United Russia’ party can give, Turchak noted that the participants of the contest already hold

Events | Fun | Movies  | 06.04.22

Film Festival to Be Held in Moscow Soon

The 29th Open Festival of student and debut films “Saint Anna” will be held this year from April 15 to 20 in Moscow. Twenty film schools will take part in the event.  The festival is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Union of Cinematographers of Russia and the National Academy

Places to Visit | Visit  | 26.01.22

Magadan Sculpture Recognized Most Unusual Folk Art Object in Russia

Magadan iron sculpture in the form of a mammoth is recognized as the most unusual folk art object in the country. In the All-Russian contest “Tutu Art”, organized by the Tutu.ru travel service, the sculpture took first place.  The competition brought together 85 unusual folk art objects of the country. For three months, the author’s

Culture | Visit | Nizhny Novgorod  | 14.01.22

Russian Female Convicts Compete for Famous Painting Best Parody

The Izoizolyatsia-3 (“ArtIsolation-3”) art contest was held in correctional colony number two of the Nizhny Novgorod region. The convicted women recreated images from paintings by famous artists, including the Renaissance epoch, as reported by the press service of the regional department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia.   It is noted that during the contest,

Russia International | Events  | 23.12.21

Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest 2022 is Open

The 8th Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest on Wednesday began with the reception of submissions by Russian and foreign reporters aged 18-33. The contest, organised by the Rossiya Segodnya media group under the auspices of the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO, is named in honour of the Rossiya Segodnya photojournalist who died in

Russian Perfume Nominated for World’s Top Perfume Award

The fragrance LES #10 (“FOREST #10”) from the LES AMOURS DU NORD series, dedicated to Bashkir forests, is nominated for the main international award in the field of niche perfumery, also known as the “perfume Oscar”, The Art and Olfaction Awards.    As specified, the perfume was created in collaboration of JSC “Bashspirt” with the

Youth Delphic Games Started in Remote Format 

The 15th Delphic Youth Games of the CIS member states are held in accordance with the plan of the main events dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Commonwealth of Independent States.   The Delphic Youth Games this year are held from December 7 to 10 in a remote format. The competitions are organized in 10

Events | Visit  | 22.11.21

Russian Schoolchildren Set Record in International Astronomy Olympiad

The Russian national team won eight gold and two silver medals at the International Olympiad of Schoolchildren in Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA 2021), as reported by the press service of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation.  “The Russian national team has set an absolute record in the Olympiad in astronomy and astrophysics. This

Events | St. Petersburg | Fun  | 01.09.21

International Choirs Festival-Competition to Be Held in Leningrad Region

The Artistic Director of the choral festival of the Leningrad Region, Mikhail Golikov, and the Artistic Director of the German company that organizes international choral events, Interkultur, signed an agreement to hold an international festival competition of choirs in the Leningrad Region in 2023, TASS reports.  “Today we have signed an agreement with Interkultur, which

Recommended | Fun | Music  | 24.05.21

Eurovision Collected Over 20 Million Views in Russia [Video]

Live and recording of the 65th Eurovision Song Contest on Channel One’s online resources collected more than 20 million views, TASS reports. Broadcasts in the Odnoklassniki and VK social networks in total have collected more than 13 million views.    It is noted that the performance of Manizha who represented Russia at the competition attracted

Events | Visit  | 19.04.21

Entrepreneurship Contest for Schoolchildren to Be Held Online

From April 13 to May 17, 2021, the All-Russian Online Olympiad “Young Entrepreneur and Financial Literacy” for students in grades 1-9 is being held on the educational platform Uchi.ru, the press service of the central bank reports.  The main task of the Olympiad is to acquaint children with the basics of entrepreneurial thinking and financial