The holiday celebrations continue through January 13. Here’s what to cook to keep the festivities going.
After a glut sparked the biggest price crash in a generation and starved Russia of oil revenues, the nation sought to boost market share in the world’s top importer
The soundless lightspeed attack that baffled some fans was actually the film’s most scientifically accurate moment
The celebrated portraitist’s glittering images of black women upend tradition
The star-spangled event became a surprise battleground in the fight for women’s rights and racial equality
Russia’s overall trade with India has increased by more than 15 percent in the last five years
Gazprom meets more than a third of Europe’s demand for natural gas.
Russia pipped Saudi Arabia most of last year as the top crude supplier to China, the world’s biggest buyer.
The Russian National Oil and Gas Forum and the 18thedition of the Neftegaz International Exhibition will run on 17-18 and 16-19April 2018 at Expocentre Fairgrounds in Moscow.
On the British Teachers Coming Work in MoscowRussian education is going through an investment boom. Every year, new private schools are opened, many offering an education in English leading to an international diploma.
Leased labour andtemporary staffing in various forms and under different names (leasing,outstaffing and rent of the personnel) were commonly used in Russia since late90s.
The leading Russian private business school SKOLKOVO has announced a launch of a new programme in partnership with Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) – EMBA for Eurasia.
What lahmacun may lack in cheese pulls it makes up for with juicy, spicy ground lamb
The pioneering photographer’s latest book documents the welcoming community of transgender individuals who serve as spirit mediums in Burma and Thailand
A Smithsonian historian reminds us how Graham, a Washington socialite-turned-publisher, transformed the paper into what it is today
Gazprom achieved record gas shipments to Europe this year
Several hotels have already raised prices 40-fold for the summer
Magnitude helps you imagine the outer limits of time, speed and distance—without breaking your brain
As much financial wealth is held by rich Russians abroad as in Russia itself
Foreign investors entered 2017 anticipating sanctions to be lifted
Foodfox works with over 2,000 restaurants in Moscow
Duma deputies ruled to harshen fines in response to the high demand for World Cup tickets, especially among Russian fans
A new book chronicles Ernst Haeckel’s life and his gorgeous renderings of wild things—scales, spikes, tentacles and all
Russians in Silicon Valley, foreign media screws tightening, offshores coming home
His path to fame and notoriety began by exploiting an enslaved woman, in life and in death, as entertainment for the masses
Our photography editors select their favorites from a year full of stunning photojournalism
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Gilbert Reyes saw the future for the instrument lay in the burgeoning Latino community
Relations between the two countries have soured in recent years after Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula in 2014
The nonprofit MICRO is on a mission to meet people where they are, staging small exhibitions in busy, public places
Russian wheat has largely been barred from entering the kingdom for the past decade
George Kachmazov, a Russian realtor, is buying up property in Athens.
With roots dating back to the 13th century, Gryla is not to be messed with
Although it features few of the usual Muppets, ‘Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas’ brings the holiday spirit to the whole family
Sanctions, infighting between the elite and popular protests could all make Russia a more difficult place for foreign business next year
A swirl of dance portraits complement a single Swiss loan of Hodler’s Italian dancer
Russia wants to create its own equivalents of the 77 companies abroad it imports from
Sanctions and plummeting relations with the West did little to deter an influx of foreign cash
A new photography book uncovers the last days (and lasting legacy) of a New York institution
From music behind prison bars to a San Francisco building with a dark past, here are the top 10 pieces we published last year that deserve another look
Our picks are full of silly words, weird animals and unknown histories
A gold-brocade vest at the Smithsonian evokes the innovative musician’s enduring legacy
Though the practice is now more associated with Halloween, spooking out your family is well within the Christmas spirit
“If you tell me that you need to build a bank, then don’t come to me or our team.”
The films’ much-loved robots exist mostly to assist rather than replace humans—and like us, they are prone to errors
The economy of the world’s biggest energy exporter is stalling without enough investment
Thanks to national schooling and the Internet, many of the plateau’s unique languages are in danger
Even half-naked on Tinder, where he just popped up, Pavel Durov loves to play hard to get
With the economy besieged by sanctions and some of its biggest companies becoming pariahs in western capital markets, Russia is cramming the high-rises with ministries and the biggest state firms
A new book takes a fresh look at the famed scientist
The pact would mark the first easing of Moscow’s ban on air travel since terrorists blew up a Russian passenger jet over the Sinai Peninsula
A Smithsonian folklorist makes the pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe and discovers an emerging tradition
Nizhny Novgorod, which will host Argentina and England during the group stage, has topped a new ranking of the most expensive World Cup cities in terms of accommodation
Vladimir Putin is due to meet his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi in Cairo on Monday.
Russia, considered a hotbed of government-backed information attacks, increasingly finds itself a victim of cybercrime
Explore everything from artistic chairs to underground magazines this season
The artist takes 21st century technology and culture to a 15th century aesthetic
Did you accept $300 million or more? You might be at risk of sanctions
The construction was a priority for the Kremlin and has ended a year ahead of schedule
The work pays homage to the vaulted domes, ornate Italianate arches and Art Deco geometric forms of nine of the nation’s historic ceilings