There is no univocal opinion about "the wild '90s" in Russia, with many issues yet to be addressed.
The Vita animal rights group has faced particular pushback in its fight against circuses, which have a prestigious place in Russian culture.
In the hours after saboteurs cut the power lines from Ukraine, electricity came to the Crimean town of Yalta in bursts. Sometimes for an hour, sometimes for only 15 minutes.
The downing of a Russian Su-24 bomber on Tuesday marks the first serious clash between Russian forces and an external coalition involved in Syria's civil war — but it was a predictable event.
Russian officials have expressed sharp disapproval of Ankara's handling of Russian-Turkish communications after a Russian Su-24 bomber was shot down by Turkish forces on Tuesday, Russian media reported.
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Russia and Abroad
Despite the difficult political climate and economic downturn, German companies remain committed to Russia. Read about the challenges facing them, as well as success stories in this supplement.
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.