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Take a look at the life of small ethnicities in Russia's Altai Mountains: shamans, Old Believers and indigenous peoples are those, who guard the centuries-old traditions of the region.
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The history of this piece of a woman's wardrobe dates back to the times of ancient Egypt. However, bras, in their current form, appeared in the 19th century, replacing complex and less comfortable corsets.
The Krasnodar higher military aviation school named after Hero of the USSR Anatoly Serov resumed tutoring female military pilots in 2017.
The MAKS international aviation and space show is held every two years and is considered to be one of the world's largest events of its kind.
Recently, Forbes published its 2019 list of highest-paid actresses. Scarlett Johansson is in the lead with $56 million. There are nine others in the list, including Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and Charlize Theron.
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The film festival is considered to be the oldest such event in the world on a par with Cannes and Berlin. This year's 76th edition kicked off on 28 August and will wrap on 7 September.
Last weekend, photographers from all over the world got the opportunity to take part at a special event where they could present their best works in the genre of street photography to spectators.
Chao Khun Phra Sineenat Bilaskalayani, born Niramon Aunprom, also known as Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, is a Thai military general and a chief concubine, formally known as Royal Noble Consort, of King Vajiralongkorn. She is the first woman to be a concubine of the king of Thailand in almost a century.
The marvellous Lakme Fashion Week is being held in Mumbai, India. The event, which has been organised since 1999, takes place twice a year - the Summer-Resort show in April and Winter-Festive in August.
Bright blue lakes, volcanoes, dunes in the Gobi Desert, reindeer in the taiga, the hospitality of nomads in the middle of the boundless steppe (grasslands), all this is Mongolia, a territory of contrasts.
Earlier this week, Russia successfully launched its humanoid robot Fedor, also known as Skybot F-850, into space. However, the spacecraft failed to dock with the ISS on schedule and will make another attempt early on Monday.
Sputnik's weekly photo gallery offers a look into what's been going on in various parts of the world during the past seven days.
Donald Trump earlier confirmed reports that he was interested in buying Greenland, the biggest island in the world, which has belonged to Denmark for centuries.
Public polls have recently shown that an increasing number of Russians lament the collapse of the Soviet Union and support Soviet-era policies. The union broke apart on 25 December 1991 with the resignation of Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, who handed power over to Russian President Boris Yeltsin.
The final of the annual beauty pageant Mrs Russia 2019 took place on Saturday, 10 August, at the Moscow Folklore Culture Centre. Twenty seven participants contended for the coveted crown.
Sputnik's weekly photo gallery gives you a look into what's been going on in various corners of the world during the past seven days.
The tank biathlon is a military competition created by Russia's Defence Ministry to improve the skills of tank crews.