Alexandra Khomenok booked a European holiday earlier this month, but her plans hit a stumbling block this week as the ruble took an abrupt plunge, scraping four-month lows.
A Moscow court ordered the head of a region in Russia's restive republic of Dagestan to remain under arrest Wednesday on suspicion of a catalog of crimes including two murders and financing terrorism.
More Russian bookshops are facing closure every year, shaking the publishing industry and threatening writing as a profession.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wants more than 1,000 U.S.-made anti-tank missiles to repulse possible attacks from Russia-backed rebels.
As more young and well-edcuated people start to leave Russia, columnist Ivan Sukhov asks who'll be left to build a better future for the country.
Where to go and what to see if you like cinema and live in Moscow.
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