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Events | Visit  | 23.02.21

International Russian Language Festival to Be Held in Moscow


Foreign schoolchildren, starting from the seventh grade, who study Russian as a foreign language or as a second native language, were invited to participate in the annual International Festival of the Russian Language.  It is noted that over the past year, the number of festival participants has doubled, according to the official website of the

Insight | St. Petersburg  | 21.02.21

Ethnodictation Held in St. Petersburg


More than 40 people took part in the face-to-face stage of the Ethnographic Dictation in the native languages ​​of the indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia, and the Far East of Russia, held at the Presidential Library in St. Petersburg.  It is noted that the educational action is timed to coincide with International Mother Language

Events | Visit  | 07.12.20

All-Russian Legal Dictation Started Online


Russians can test their knowledge in the field of law online from December 3 to December 12, 2020, VN.ru reports. The central topis of this year’s “legal dictation” is the Constitution of the Russian Federation as amended in 2020 and the 75th anniversary of the Nuremberg Tribunal.  To take part in testing you should visit

Events | Technology | Visit  | 01.12.20

Chelyabinsk Residents to Test Information Security Knowledge


On November 30, the week of information security has started in Russia. Specialists of Chelyabinsk regional Ministry of Information Technologies have prepared an information security test which is being held online this year. All the participants should answer 30 questions on the topic stated.  The test which is called a “dictation”, will end on December

Events | Visit  | 23.11.20

Muscovites Invited to Walrus Day Online Celebration


On November 24, Moskvarium specialists at VDNKh will hold an informative lecture on walruses, and the coaches will show the audience new creative acts with the Laura walrus, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  It is noted that this year, a virtual holiday is being held in Moscow for the first time. Live

Recommended | Events | Fun | Videos  | 01.09.20

Russian Cosmonauts Congratulated Schoolchildren on Knowledge Day [Video]


Schoolchildren and students from Russia were congratulated on the Day of Knowledge from space by cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner, who are now at the International Space Station.  Роскосмос и российские члены экипажа 63-й длительной экспедиции на Международную космическую станцию, космонавты Роскосмоса Анатолий Иванишин и Иван Вагнер (@ivan_mks63), поздравляют с Днем знаний! pic.twitter.com/6FbYI0ol08 —

Culture | Visit  | 30.08.20

Russian Teacher Named Best Presents for New Academic Year


In Moscow, the ceremonies dedicated to the beginning of the new academic year, in 2020 will be held only for first graders. In other cities, local authorities will decide for themselves whether to arrange ceremonies or not. An Honoured Teacher of Russia, Aleksander Snegurov, told which presents would be acceptable to school teachers on September

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 27.08.20

Festive Events for Moscow Schoolchildren to Take Place on September 1


Educational quests and excursions will be organized on September 1 at VDNKh. In such a way children are invited to celebrate the start of the new academic year, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   In the “Cosmonautics and Aviation” centre, schoolchildren will have a chance to visit an exposition dedicated to the history

Events | Visit  | 16.04.20

Local History Test to Be Held in Moscow Online


An online dictation “Moscow Code” will be held on the Discover Moscow portal on April 18. It is dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Days of Moscow’s Historical and Cultural Heritage. People can participate in the project from 11 am to 10 pm. Anyone can test their knowledge of Moscow, and find out interesting