We shouldn’t mix trade deals and geopolitical blocs
Why is the railway station at Nizhniy Tagil, one of the most gloomy and industrial Russian cities, named San-Donato in the Italian manner?
Aleksandra Efimova draws her conclusions from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
A 'patriotic' alternative to McDonald's has caused quite a stir on Russia's internet
The fast is broken and the feast – ideally involving lots of dairy products – can begin
New Russian social network to be targeted at international market
Australian Errol Chopping blogs that Russian isn't actually as hard as many travelers think
A self-described “spoiled” expat confronts life after food sanctions
The male staff on the RBTH team talk about what March 8 means to them
Director of Intelligent Space Robotics Laboratory, Skoltech: “I hope that the first astronaut with robotic arms will be from Russia”
Armenian circus performer Tatevik Seyranyan on life as a contortionist
If a person calls himself something that does not really correspond to the truth, it does not need to be taken literally
Instagrams and stills from a week in Russia with the RBTH team
Georgy Manaev, the editor of RBTH Literature section, will answer your questions about Russian literature
Dividing the world into ‘us’ and ‘them’ will only lead to new conflicts
Did you know that many Soviet and Russian films have music in them and that the songs from films are known not only for the music but also for the lyrics?...
Tatiana Shilovskaya spent eight months in Brighton studying Media and Communications. Here are her impressions about the UK and English people
The Sochi Games were overall a success for Russia, but those who work with the country’s sports federations and athletes have some things to learn before the...
The last blog of the U.S. Ambassador to Russia
We've been talking about the Sochi Olympics for several weeks now. It's about time we learn something about the host city
A dangerous nationalist interpretation of statehood threatens Russia's civic identity
3 climate zones, 8 time zones, 12 tonns of fuel, 180 flight hours - these figures represent the helicopter expedition "Russian 360". The expedition’s unique...
Let's talk today about how to say that you like something or someone in Russian
Sarah Ziebell, information resource officer at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, traveled to three Russian cities - Arkhangelsk, Rostov-na-Dony, and Kaliningrad - to ...
Sochi 2014! The Olympics! In Russia! When the day tickets went on sale, I logged in as soon as the site went live and picked out the best days for me to go and ...
Mathew G. Crisci, an internationally-recognized business executive, keeps reflecting on his recent trip to Russia. This time he shares his impressions about...
Humorist Jennifer Eremeeva can't canvas in Ohio, so she is banging her drum in Moscow, explaining patiently to her Russian husband why Romney only appears to...
I’ve tried to unearth some auspicious fact associated with this number, but the best I can provide is that my copy of Anna Karenina has 865 pages, which will...
Why is Russia’s Eurovision group so popular? Could it be because they show an aging world that all is not lost with time?