AMSTERDAM (Sputnik) - Photojournalist Valery Melnikov of the Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency won the World Press Photo award in the Digital Storytelling/Short Form category for his project — dubbed Underground — about the inhabitants of a ruined village in war-torn eastern Ukraine, the agency's press service said.
Sputnik news agency and radio has signed a cooperation agreement with Iranian news agency Mehr, a key media outlet in the Islamic Republic of Iran. The parties agreed to share news and analysis products in several languages, including Farsi, and implement joint Russia-Iran media cooperation projects.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia’s largest information agency, Rossiya Segodnya, has launched a hotline for the host city press centers for Russian and foreign media, which will operate until the end of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on July 15.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Sputnik News Agency and Radio have launched a modern multimedia press center in Estonia, the agency's press service said Tuesday.
Under the terms of the agreements, Sputnik will share with the partners not only text content, but also radio broadcasts.
The memorandum of understanding between the Malaysian National News Agency and Sputnik news agency is viewed as paving the way for further cooperation for other media outlets as well.
This exhibition is part of the South African tour of the photo contest.
Fifty works depicting moments in people’s lives, as well as major events in big cities and countries, would be on display.
Over 100 young journalists have participated in this unprecedented international media exchange project since 2015.
Sputnik radio and news agency signed a cooperation agreement with the Ecuadorian news agency Andes. The parties agreed to cooperate in the media sphere, including the exchange of information in Spanish, the organization of joint events, as well as the mutual assistance of journalists on both sides.
Online users are encouraged to cast their votes to determine the winner of this year's Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, organized by the Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency under the aegis of the Commission of Russia for UNESCO, with less than a week left before the poll closes.
Sputnik news agency on Tuesday signed strategic cooperation agreements with China's state run Xinhua news agency and Guangdong Radio and Television, the official broadcaster of China's Guangdong province.
Dmitry Kiselev, the director general of the Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency, and Wang Gengnian, the director-general of China Radio International (CRI), launched on Monday the first bilingual mobile application providing news about Russia and China, a Sputnik correspondent reported.
Seeking to bring the latest exclusive stories and exciting news and talk shows to the American audience, Sputnik Radio proudly announces that it has launched in Washington DC on the FM bandwidth.
More than two dozens of photographs taken in 2015-2016 by Sputnik news agency journalists in Syria, particularly in one of the country’s largest cities, Aleppo, make up the "War and… peace?" photo exhibition that opened in Helikon Opera in Moscow.
Sputnik news agency and Shanghai United Media Group (SUMG) have signed an agreement on cooperation during the recent BRICS Mainstream Media Forum, held in Shanghai, Sputnik’s press service said Monday.
Sputnik Kyrgyzstan news agency and radio and the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in Kyrgyzstan are launching a photo project entitled “Children of Kyrgyzstan – the link of the times” with support from the Mayor of Bishkek’s office.
Sputnik international news agency and radio and Iran’s leading news agency, the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA), have signed a cooperation agreement.
The Sputnik news agency and radio broadcaster’s mobile app Sputnik Trending on Monday launched a news wire for those planning to attend the upcoming St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) that will take place on June 1 – 3 and for those interested in getting news about the forum.
NATO's claims about a potential Russian invasion of Poland and the Baltic countries have been met with skepticism by Italians, Germans and the French while in the UK and US citizens hold different opinions. This is according to a survey conducted by Ifop for Sputnik.Polls (Sputnik news agency and radio) ahead of a NATO summit in Brussels.
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