French artist Yann Arthus Bertrand has two exhibits on show at the Moscow Multimedia Arts Museum Ч "6 Billion Others," video exhibition of people from all over the world answering universal questions, and the photo exhibit "Of Forests and People."
Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to attend the United Nations 70th General Assembly in New York city in September, according to an order outlining the members of the Russian delegation. The document was signed by Putin and published on the government's legal information portal Friday.
Russia's largest space industry enterprise, RSC Energia has announced a contest to name its new manned spacecraft, which the company plans to begin testing next year, the company announced on its website.
A Cossack organization denied that one of its members was responsible for the removal of a 100-year-old bas relief depicting the mythical demon Mephistopheles from a historic building in St. Petersburg after a man claiming responsibility for the act said he was a member of the group.
Russia's biennial International Air and Space Salon launches on Tuesday. Its first three days are considered to be business days for defense industry officials, and the show opens to the general public on Friday.
It would be hard to find a better advocate for adoption in Russia than Ulyana Khashem. With her pink curls, big eyes and handmade jewelry, it's easy to see why people on social media call her a fairy godmother.
As summer ends and the school season begins, here at The Moscow Times culture desk we can't stop thinking about books, all kinds of books: school books, textbooks, reference books, books on history and current events, serious fiction, trashy fiction, and even how-to and DIY books.
Chinese direct investment in Russia dropped by 20 percent in the first seven months of this year, compared to the same period last year due to a sharp ruble devaluation, new agency TASS reported Friday, citing a top Chinese Ministry of Commerce official.