Saint Petersburg

Does this Democrat Party Campaign Ad Play Off of the Scalise Shooting?

At first blush it is little more than another tiresome campaign television spot. Simplistic graphics, a lecturing voice over, and hyperbolic text are …

Conservative View

ICO-Hypethon Announces Teams and Angel Pool

Less than two days left until the ICO-Hypethon in Saint Petersburg, the cultural and soon to be Blockchain capital of Russia.<p>Crypto Friends, the …

Bitcoin

LGBT Russians Hold Rogue Pride Celebration in Saint Petersburg

Russians held a Pride rally in a free speech zone in Saint Petersburg, but police said they didn't have authorization.

LGBTQ

Why Trump Is Beating the War Drum—and How It Could Lead to Disaster

Michael T. KlareIt’s sure to win favor among hawks of both parties, while distracting the media and public from his domestic woes—but foreign powers …

North Korea

Are These America's Most Adventurous Destinations?

Hawaii dominates the top spots, but are some of the omissions too glaring?

United States

Join a skate raid on the Russian Riviera!

Russia is usually associated with snow, and frost, which is hardly a surprise, since most of the Russian territories have winter for half the year. …

Skateboarding

World Cup: Is Russia Using North Korean Slave Labor To Build Stadiums?

Eight U.S. senators are calling on FIFA to investigate alleged use of forced labor and potentially strip Russia of the right to host next year's …

FIFA

Dozens of Startups Preparing Pre-ICOs at ICO-Hypethon 2017

ICO-Hypethon to showcase carefully screened pre-ICO projects, host meetup

Bitcoin

24matins.uk

World Europe's first 'eTree' puts down roots in central France<p>News Barcelona set to confirm Valverde as new coach on Monday<p>World Macron hosts Putin …

Russia

Russia Retaliates Against New U.S. Sanctions

Support the news<p>Russia has ordered the U.S. to cut back its personnel in the country by 755 people — a huge cut from the roughly 1,200 now working …

Russia

Putin shows off Russia's naval might with major parade

More<p>Saint Petersburg (AFP) - President Vladimir Putin on Sunday oversaw a pomp-filled display of Russia's naval might as the Kremlin paraded its sea …

Russia

Russia celebrates Navy Day; Vladimir Putin shows off naval might with grand parade

<b>Saint Petersburg:</b> President Vladimir Putin on Sunday oversaw a pomp-filled display of Russia's naval might as the Kremlin paraded its sea power from …

Russia

Putin says US will have to shed 755 from diplomatic staff

Russian President Vladimir Putin looks on as he attends a ceremony for Russia's Navy Day in Saint Petersburg on July 30, 2017. (AFP PHOTO / POOL / …

Russia

Putin oversees naval parade

Russia has paraded its warships and submarines off Saint Petersburg and enclaves such as Kaliningrad and Vladivostok. US troops are leading a joint …

Russia

Putin expels hundreds of US diplomats

RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin said 755 US diplomats must leave Russia and warned ties with Washington could be gridlocked for a long time, in a …

Russia

“I Write on Human Skin”: Catherine the Great and the Rule of Law - Los Angeles Review of Books

<i>The following essay is drawn from Robert Zaretsky’s forthcoming book about the unlikely friendship between the revolutionary thinker Denis Diderot</i> …

Books

Hypethon in St Petersburg, Russia Will See Dozens of Pre-ICOs in Just 48 Hours

On August 16-17, dozens of teams are expected to take part in Hypethon in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The event will see a launch of their pre-ICOs and …

Initial Coin Offering

OPEC And Drillers

OPEC, together with non-OPEC countries, met in Saint Petersburg to discuss the oil market and the ongoing production cut deal.<p>No big news is …

Oil

This Russian farmer built a stadium out of straw to satirize the new Zenit Arena in Saint Petersburg

<i></i>A farmer in Russia has built a football stadium out of straw to mock the ballooning cost and corruption surrounding the construction of St …

St. Petersburg

Oil producers seek further output cuts at Russia meeting

SAINT PETERSBURG: Global oil producers, meeting in Russia on Monday (Jul 24), called for stricter adherence to their agreement to cut output, with …

Oil

Oil Producers to Meet in Saint Petersburg

Emirates NBD Commodities Analyst Ed Bell discusses his outlook for the price, production and inventories of oil, and talks about OPEC producers …

Oil

Russia moves to ban tools used to surf outlawed websites

Legislators in Russia on Friday voted to outlaw web tools that allow internet users to sidestep official bans of certain websites, the nation's …

Russia

House of Carl Fabergé | Danish Palaces Egg | Russian, Saint Petersburg | The Met

Czar Alexander presented this egg to his wife, Maria Feodorovna, on Easter 1890. The egg is extraordinary in its conception and technical virtuosity. …

Art Museums

Oil extends gains as Saudi Arabia pledges export cuts

Investing.com - Oil Tuesday extended gains after a pledge by Saudi Arabia to cut crude exports starting next month.<br>U.S. crude was up 75 cents, or …

Oil

House of Carl Fabergé | Spherical Clock | Russian, Saint Petersburg | The Met

Peter Carl Fabergé (1846–1920) was a visionary and talented artisan and jeweler. In 1872 he took over his father's small jewelry atelier in Saint …

Art Museums

Russian MPs vote to ban tools that help users stay incognito online

Russia's lower house of parliament has approved a law that bans so-called anonymizer software that hides online activity. Internet providers will be …

Technology

Telegram blocks 'terrorist-related' channels after Indonesia ban

Better late than never: The messaging service says it was late in removing the channels because of a "miscommunication."<p>Telegram may have escaped Russia's threats to ban it, but in Indonesia that wasn't the case.<p>On Sunday, the founder of the free encrypted messaging app, Pavel Durov, posted on his …

Technology

Russia Spent A Fortune Shilling For Trump – And May Not Have Broken Any Laws

U.S. election laws never contemplated a foreign power inventing fake news and spreading it on the internet to influence an election.<p>WASHINGTON – When Russian leader Vladimir Putin meddled in key Rust Belt states to help Donald Trump become president, he also may have exposed an election law …

News (U.S.)

Indonesia restricts app over 'terrorism' content

The communications ministry said in a statement that "so many channels in the (Telegram) service contain radicalism and terrorism... encouragement …

Indonesia

Saint Petersburg’s comeback

It’s quite impressive when you trace a wider and wider spectrum for the fine cuisine virus. It has climbed up to Saint Petersburg, the megalopolis …

Restaurants