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Funny Russia | Fun | Videos  | 21.01.22

A Friend in Need is a Friend Indeed – Russian Style [Video]

A bus in the Krasnodar Krai of Russia experienced not the best times this winter. The driver could hardly manage the vehicle and apparently asked his friend or one of the passengers for help – another case showing Russians do not leave people in the trouble.   “How many people do you need to drive a

Russia International | Movies  | 13.01.22

Russian Melodrama Released in China Today

The Russian melodrama “Ice-2” (2020) directed by Zhora Kryzhovnikov is released in China today, on January 13, as reported by the press service of Art Pictures Studio.   It is specified that the distributor of the project was Beijing HY Media Co., LTD, whose representatives are confident that the Chinese release of the film will help

Recommended | Events | Fun  | 16.12.21

Russians to Create New Year’s Pictures on Rivers Ice

Residents of Russian cities will join the “New Year’s Miracle” campaign, which originated in the Amur Region last year, and with the help of shovels and brooms, they will “draw” postcards on frozen reservoirs, as the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russia reported on Thursday, December 16, on its official Instagram page.   The

Recommended | Fun | Sports  | 04.05.21

Russian Ice Hockey Team Defeated Belarus in Junior World Cup Quarter-Finals

The Russian junior ice hockey team beat the team from Belarus in the quarter-finals of the World Cup in the USA. Goals were scored by Matvey Michkov, Danila Yurov, Artem Duda, Ivan Miroshnichenko, and Vsevolod Gaydamak. Thus, the Russian national team became the first semi-finalist, championat reports.   That was tough! Providing stubborn resistance, Belarus were

Fun | Sports  | 15.04.21

Kazan Team Defeated Omsk Hockey Players

The “Ak Bars” Kazan hockey club won the most important match against Omsk “Avangard”. The final score on the scoreboard is 2:0 and the hero of the meeting became Kirill Petrov, KazanFirst reports.   It is noted that the first two periods were calm. The teams acted carefully and put more efforts into defence. In the

Recommended | Events | Business | Technology | Videos  | 29.03.21

Russian Nuclear Submarines Surfaced First Time in Limited Radius [Video]

Since March 20, 2021, in the area of ​​the Franz Josef Land archipelago, Alexandra Land Island, and the adjacent water area covered with continuous ice, under the leadership of the Main Command of the Navy, an integrated Arctic expedition “Umka-2021” is being conducted with the participation of the Russian Geographical Society, the press service of

Fun | Sports  | 20.03.21

Novosibirsk Residents Played Hockey With Sibanthracite Workers

An unusual sports festival with the participation of the leading players of the HC “Siberia”, Oleg Li and Yegor Milovzorov, was held at the rink in the working village of Linevo, VN.ru reports.  The meeting was organized by the Sibanthracite Group (the largest producer of metallurgical coal in Russia, the world leader in the supply

Insight | Chelyabinsk  | 24.01.21

Unique South Ural Mine Overgrown With Ice

One of the Ural photographers visited a mine in the village of Magnitka, not far from the town of Kusa. This mine 60 years ago was considered one of the best in the country, cheltv reports.    It is noted that magnetic iron ore was discovered in these places back in 1801, and only a

Insight | Omsk  | 14.01.21

Omsk Resident Created Miniature Ice Book

The well-known Omsk artist and Guinness Book record holder, Anatoly Konenko, created a micro-miniature ice book measuring 40×55 mm. The craftsman keeps the book with the folk tale “The Snow Maiden” in the freezer, TASS reports.  It is noted that Konenko uses crystal clear ice, which he melts and then pours into special moulds. The

Fun | Sports  | 30.12.20

New Ice Sports Complex Opened in Krasnoobsk

The first indoor skating rink in Krasnoobsk was given to young hockey players on New Year’s Eve. The ‘Kolos’ ice complex opened its doors there. The construction of the arena began in 2012, then it was stopped several times, and already in 2018 it was resumed and brought to completion, the press service of the

Funny Russia | Fun | Videos  | 28.12.20

Nizhny Novgorod Residents Threw Party at Waterfall [Video]

On December 26, all Nizhny Novgorod communities on the VKontakte social network got a funny video about “the right way to have real fun”.    A group of Nizhny Novgorod residents set up a camping bath on the ice at the non-freezing waterfall on Kudma river and arranged rides with snow tubes. Social network users

Events | Insight | Samara  | 09.12.20

Samara Skating Rink to Be Open Soon

The area near the regional government building in Samara will be equipped for winter entertainment. The skating rink will be located in the centre of the square, 63.ru reports. Last year, this ice rink was one of the most popular among the city residents.  In 2019, the skating rink was operating until February 20. In