U.S. billionaire philanthropist George Soros has predicted that Russian President Vladimir Putin's regime will face bankruptcy in 2017, when the nation's economic troubles erode its leader's domestic approval ratings.
Move aside Paris, Moscow is the city for lovers. Whether entwined on metro escalators, walking hand-in-hand through the city's parks or gazing deeply into each other's eyes over candlelit dinners, it's hard to escape them.
By now, you have probably seen "Upside Down & Inside Out" a couple of times. In fact, if you are even remotely interested in music alive, your social timelines are probably full of OK Go's latest video.
Alexander Rappoport, lawyer turned restaurateur, has once again expanded his empire. His previous two restaurants — Lapsha i Utki (Tangerine, Noodles and Duck), a fresh take on Chinese cuisine, and meat lover's paradise Voronezh — have become essential stops on the Moscow gastronomic tour.