Even if the weather outside might seem a little frightful, there is a whole bunch of outdoor activities to make this winter a blast! Check out these mesmerizing sceneries and photos of people enjoying winter in different parts of the world.
On Monday morning, the Russian president arrived at the Hmeymim base in Latakia province for the first time since 2015, when the anti-terrorist operation was launched in the Arab Republic. Take a look at the highlights of the official event in Sputnik’s photo gallery.
It’s pretty obvious that Santa would be lost with no Mrs. Claus by his side! Check out Sputnik’s photo gallery featuring women in red-and-white suits spreading the festive spirit of Christmas.
Learn more about this deadly weapon of mass destruction and why the world's major military powers still cannot find an effective substitute for it in Sputnik's gallery.
It is unbelievable, but true: birds help defend the Kremlin.
From the Southern California fires and a train accident in Germany, to the Running of the Brides race in Thailand and Samba Day in Brazil — take a look at this week's events in Sputnik's photo gallery.
For the third time, the National Tourist Rating looked at the tourist potential and popularity of the country’s regions and rolled out the 2017 list featuring the best ones.
US President Donald Trump is expected on Wednesday to declare formal recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and to announce the US embassy will move there from Tel Aviv. Sputnik takes a look at the ancient city, which is considered a holy place by three major monotheistic religions, and which has again come under the world’s spotlight.
Check out the photographs in Sputnik’s gallery captured from 1935 to the present day, and find out how the city has changed over the years and what events took place every December.
Take a look at the charming participants of the 15th annual feline exhibition held in the Russian capital on December 2 and 3.
Take a look at the characters of world-famous movies in a Soviet apartment or in the courtyard of a provincial city in Sputnik's gallery.
Take a look at seven cities, with a population of only one person.
From the Mount Agung eruption on Bali and the taxi drivers strike in Madrid, to Comic-Con Arabia in Riyadh and Miss Universe in Las Vegas — take a look at this week's events in Sputnik's photo gallery.
How to become a princess? The answer is simple – make a charming prince fall in love with you! Meet the ordinary women who became royal through marriage.
Inaugurated in 1994, Miss Moscow is not just a beauty pageant – it is a spectacular theatrical show and a festival of talents too. Take a glimpse of this year’s event, the glamorous finale of which took place in Moscow on November 27.
Hundreds of visitors gathered as the country’s biggest international auto show kicked off in the capital of Iran on November 27.
Take a look at the up-to-date medical equipment which is changing the face of healthcare, and the devices are also mobile.
On November 27, Russia celebrates the Naval Infantry’s Day. Events are held in the brigades of the country’s Pacific, Northern, Baltic and Black Sea fleets, as well as in two battalions of the Caspian flotilla, individual squadrons and subunits. Take a look at the everyday life of these Russian servicemen in black berets in Sputnik’s photo gallery.
Take a look at the legendary US doll that has been widely considered to be a standard of beauty for many in a way you've never expected.
Take a look at models wearing haute couture dresses made from ... chocolate at the 7th Beirut Cooking Festival.
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