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[14 Feb 2011]

Today Russia's Alexander Smoleyevsky and Italy's Diego Urbina completed their first simulated walk on the surface of Earth’s neighbor. [More]

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[8 Feb 2011]

President Dmitry Medvedev today announced that Russia will no longer set its clock backs in the winter, a move the Russian claims will eliminate stress and boost citizens’ overall health. [More]

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[7 Feb 2011]

No Valentine’s Day parties for the citizens of Belgorod, Russia. According to a report in The Moscow Times, local governor Yevgeny Savchenko has once again banned the holiday of love. [More]

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[3 Feb 2011]

The daily commute to work can certainly be a hassle. This is especially true in Russia where temperatures can reach well below zero. However, one man in the town of Dzerzhinsk has created a device that makes his commute a little more tolerable. [More]

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[13 Jan 2011]

Looking for a vacation that is out of this world? Space Adventures can help. Yesterday, the private company announced that it will offer three passenger seats to the International Space Station beginning sometime in 2013. [More]

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[10 Jan 2011]

Learning about a Russian lady’s country and culture is a great way to expand your horizons and show her that you care. Here’s a brief overview of Russia’s major (and not so major) holidays. [More]

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[2 Dec 2010]

FIFA, the international governing body of soccer, today announced that Russia will host the men's World Cup in 2018. [More]

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[1 Dec 2010]

Visiting a special lady in Russia this month? Be sure to check out the Russian Winter Festival. This nationwide event is a great way to learn more about the home country of your future Russian bride. [More]

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[24 Nov 2010]

As in many other nations, Russia’s Mother’s Day is a day to honor the nation’s mothers and give thanks for the love, guidance, and support provided by maternal figures. [More]

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[17 Nov 2010]

November 18th is a special day in Russia. It's the birthday of Ded Moroz! [More]

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[9 Nov 2010]

A new documentary entitled Exporting Raymond, shares the amusing story of developing a Russian version of the popular sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond." [More]