Svetlana Alexiyevich, the Belorussian author who just won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature, might be the greatest writer people don't want to read.
Witnesses for the prosecution in Russia's trial against Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko have claimed to identify the defendant despite being unable to see her face during their testimony via a video link-up, lawyers for the defense said.
The first casino in the far eastern gambling oasis billed as the next Macao has opened its doors to its first clients, the regional government said in a statement Thursday.
Foreign minority shareholders in Eurasia Drilling, Russia's largest oil services company, are being forced to sell their shares at a cut-price rate to Russian co-owners, an investment fund said.
A week after Russia's surprise intervention in the ongoing Syrian civil war, the NATO military alliance finds itself in an awkward position, struggling to make sense of Moscow's moves and generate appropriate responses.
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On August 9, 2015, all Singaporeans at home and abroad have an excellent reason to celebrate ľ Singapore's 50th year of independence, or 'SG50' as we fondly refer to the jubilee. As recently as half-a-century ago when our small island-state gained independence, our future was far from certain. Today, Singapore has transformed beyond recognition thanks to the long-sighted policies of our first Prime Minister, Lee Kuan Yew, and his talented team of Ministers, and the hard work and dedication of the first generation of Singaporeans.
Moscow Times Guides
Ten years ago you seemed to wait forever for a seat in the sun. To help you make the best of summer in Russia, we’ve gathered together recommendations for summer dining, frolicking in parks, entertaining your kids and enjoying staycations.