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
Russia’s capital is finally installing English signs and maps in the metro
RBTH speaks to a Russian virologist sent to West Africa to fight the virus
When asked why fellow citizens leave Russia, 1 percent said people "go to where order and supremacy of law are" and "because of sanctions and fearing war"
Scotsman Stephen Wilson has set up an organization to help displaced people
Prospect of economic difficulties appears to be no cause for concern
People of all walks of life give RBTH their views on the incident