Can a shared love of creative achievement overcome political tensions?
A total of 62 percent Russian citizens today are certain that the Russian authorities did everything possible to save hostages in Beslan school (against 46 percent in 2013), Levada Center sociologists told Interfax
RBTH spoke to Sergei Goncharov, the head of the association of Alpha Group veterans, about what Russia has done to fight terrorism in the past decade and how the battle against terrorists has changed
A decade after the worst terrorist attack in modern Russian history
An overwhelming majority of Russians - 94 percent - are following the events in Ukraine, and television remains the primary source of information for 93 percent of them, the Levada Center sociological service told Interfax with reference to a nationwide public opinion poll it conducted on August 22-25
The so-called "antiterrorism" operation in south-eastern Ukraine topped the list of events best remembered by Russians in the past four weeks; it was mentioned by 39% of respondents, Levada Center told Interfax on Thursday
Many fled from Donetsk after the first shells landed
Internet users react to shuttering of three of U.S. chain’s outlets
Arrival of new governor in 2012 signaled a change in cultural policy
Transsexual's official male identity helps couple circumvent Russian ban on gay marriage
More inspections to be held at selected outlets around the country
Only 9 percent insist that 1991 was the year of "victory of a democratic revolution which put an end to Communist Party rule"
Russian journalists meet people at a refugee camp near Simferopol
Have you ever heard of the Russian desman or the Siberian leopard cat?
Moscow residents' support for the work of Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has increased, All-Russia Public Opinion Research Center General Director Valery Fyodorov said
Most Russians are aware of sanctions imposed on their country but the sanctions seem to have gone unnoticed by an overwhelming majority, sociologists told Interfax
New LDPR initiative aims to curb swelling numbers of overweight Russians
Restaurant owners are already looking for new ways to source ingredients
New law requires Russians to declare other passports to officials
Pussy Riot members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina are to appear as guest stars in the TV serial House of Cards