Recent official statements suggest that Russia is launching a real war on corruption, a systematic illness that has long eaten at the stable economic growth.
Anton Titov, head of mid-sized Russian footwear retailer Obuv Rossii, has halted his firm's 2015 investment program, frozen planned shop openings and is looking at production cuts.
Russian army conscripts are being tricked into signing up to become contract soldiers, and their relatives fear that once they turn professional, they run the risk of being secretly dispatched to fight in eastern Ukraine.
When it comes to brainstorm sessions, thinking outside the box is key. Unless, of course, you're designing the new logo for the airport in Khabarovsk in Russia's Far East.
Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union, warned that Russia and the United States may be teetering on the brink of a "hot war" in comments to Interfax on Thursday.
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