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Russian ice dancer Bukin following father's path to Olympics

NOVOGORSK, Russia — Ivan Bukin is under enough pressure trying to qualify for his first Olympics, even without a famous name to live up to.<p>The …

Vladimir Mukhin offers Japan a culinary reminder that Russia is just next door

Chef Vladimir Mukhin, who is spearheading a culinary revolution in Russia, speaks about the relationship between the two countries and the future of …

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings Sleeping Beauty to the Lyrics Theatre

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- One of Russia's most beloved ballets is coming to a stage near you.<p>The State Ballet Theatre of Russia is bringing <i>Sleeping</i> …

Dancing

Arctic development left Russian environment damaged

The development of parts of the Arctic north of Russia has left its environment at risk from scrap materials and oil residue, a regional leader said.

Natural Gas

The Candle of Memory

In central Kiev, on a grassy hill high above the Dnieper River, stands a nearly 100-foot-tall white tower topped with a stylized flame. This is the …

World History

For Russian Artists in 1917, Art Was the Thing, Not Revolution

MOSCOW — On Feb. 27, 1917, the artist Boris Kustodiev looked out the window from his wheelchair onto a square in Petrograd (today St. Petersburg) and watched a group of celebrating revolutionaries passing by.<p>He committed the scene he witnessed to canvas, documenting an event of extraordinary moment …

Campaign begins for Russia's presidential poll

In Summary<p>Putin, who was first elected to the presidency in 2000, is widely expected to sail to victory, cementing his status as Russia's …

Russia

Russian economy’s losses from cyber threats may surge fourfold in two years

SOCHI, October 20. /TASS/. Losses of Russian legal entities and individuals sustained from cyber attacks will surge fourfold in two years and will …

Putin Vows to Rebuild Christian Syria, Restoring Churches and Bringing Refugees Home

Russia will help rebuild Christian churches in Syria and establish peace in historically Christian regions of the war-torn country, Russian President …

Vladimir Putin's Annual News Conference Part II: U.S. Congressmen Lack Common Sense

<i>On December 14, Russian President Vladimir Putin participated in his 13th annual news conference. The event, lasting three hours and forty minutes,</i> …