• This Week in Pictures: October 13 - 19
    Last update: 16:32 19.10.2018
    16:32 19.10.2018

    This Week in Pictures: October 13 - 19

    This Sputnik's weekly photo gallery gives you a glimpse of what's been going on in different corners of the world during the past seven days.

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  • Next Stop, Wonder: Most Astonishing Train Routes of the World
    Last update: 17:01 17.10.2018
    17:01 17.10.2018

    Next Stop, Wonder: Most Astonishing Train Routes in the World

    The majority of potential travelers today see traveling by train not as a means to an end, but rather as an unusual journey with unconventional tourist attraction.

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  • Участники праздника летнего солнцестояния в селе Окунево Омской области
    Last update: 19:20 16.10.2018
    19:20 16.10.2018

    Bucolic Beauties From Different Countries and Times

    Despite hard work and sometimes harsh conditions, these women manage to keep their charm, good nature and liveliness. To celebrate their work and improve their lives across the world, the United Nations has declared the International Day of Rural Women in mid-October. We pay them a tribute with our gallery.

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  • Autumn in Golf Park
    Last update: 19:17 15.10.2018
    19:17 15.10.2018

    The Globe in 50 Shades of Autumn

    While users all over the world are flooding social media with signature selfies in leaf crowns and autumn picnic shots, we have picked the best panoramic photos capturing this season's fading beauty. Warning: you are going to be exposed to lots of rustic yellow and red colors.

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  • Candidates for Miss Earth 2018
    Last update: 12:00 13.10.2018
    12:00 13.10.2018

    Miss Earth 2018: 90 Beauties Compete for the Crown

    Miss Earth is the youngest of the well-known beauty contests. It sets itself apart from the rest in that all of the participants present international environmental projects.

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  • A Fusion of Science and Technology: Why State Awards are Given
    Last update: 14:38 10.10.2018
    14:38 10.10.2018

    A Fusion of Science and Technology: Why State Awards are Given

    One of the main objectives behind creating new scientific developments is to actively implement new technologies in practice and introduce them to enterprises. This inextricable link between science and technology also forms the foundation of the Russian system of higher education.

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  • Enter if You Dare: 10 Most Perilous Hiking Trails in World
    Last update: 14:15 10.10.2018
    14:15 10.10.2018

    Enter if You Dare: 10 Most Perilous Hiking Trails in World

    Dangerous paths and mountain passes have always attracted thrill seekers mainly due to the unprecedented rush of adrenaline and breathtaking views from the tops of such inaccessible places.

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  • Neither Rain, Nor Snow Keep These Beauties Away: Postwomen on World Post Day
    Last update: 15:05 09.10.2018
    15:05 09.10.2018

    Neither Rain, Nor Snow Keep These Beauties Away: Postwomen on World Post Day

    World Post Day is celebrated on October 9, on the day of the anniversary of the Universal Postal Union (UPU), which was formed in 1874 in Switzerland.

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  • Salma Hayek at Cannes Film Festival
    Last update: 20:00 08.10.2018
    20:00 08.10.2018

    14 Pint-sized Beauties Conquering Both the World and Fans' Hearts

    These enormously bright and charming women are relatively petite in size, but the sky's definitely no limit for them. Their various talents have brought these ladies into the limelight with blockbuster movies, platinum albums and record-breaking Instagram bases.

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  • Natural Beauty: Must-See Landscapes From All Over the World
    Last update: 19:00 07.10.2018
    19:00 07.10.2018

    Natural Beauty: Must-See Landscapes From All Over the World

    Gigantic rock formations, exotic beaches, geothermal spas, mountain arches and mysterious caves- take a gander at some of the most famous landmarks featured in this photo gallery compiled by Sputnik.

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  • Lords of the Dance: Heads of State Cut Loose on the World Stage
    Last update: 10:26 06.10.2018
    10:26 06.10.2018

    Lords of the Dance: Heads of State Cut Loose on the World Stage

    Most people love to dance. Perhaps it's in our DNA, as the language of dance predates the written word and is known by all cultures. For some people, dancing is the meaning of life.

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  • This Week in Pictures: September 29 - October 5
    Last update: 18:30 05.10.2018
    18:30 05.10.2018

    This Week in Pictures: September 29 - October 5

    This Sputnik’s weekly photo gallery offers you a glimpse of what’s been going on in various corners of the world during the past seven days.

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  • Fast and Furious: Latest Cars Presented at 2018 Paris Motor Show
    Last update: 15:20 04.10.2018
    15:20 04.10.2018

    Fast and Furious: Latest Cars Presented at 2018 Paris Motor Show

    The Paris Motor Show will be remembered not only for its loud premieres, but also for the fact that this year’s show was ignored by Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Jeep, Ford, Opel, Nissan, Volvo, Mazda, Infiniti, Mitsubishi and Subaru.

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  • Russian Energy Week: International Forum Starts in Moscow
    Last update: 10:44 03.10.2018
    10:44 03.10.2018

    Russian Energy Week: International Forum Starts in Moscow

    More than 6,000 guests from over 70 countries will attend the economic forum, with leading energy industry companies coming from Austria, the United Kingdom, Germany, China, Libya, Saudi Arabia, the United States, and France, among others.

    Russian Energy Week International Forum 2018
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  • Cute Pups Show Off Skills at Surf City Surf Dog Contest in California
    Last update: 17:35 02.10.2018
    17:35 02.10.2018

    Cute Pups Show Off Skills at Surf City Surf Dog Contest in California

    The adorable event featuring the little canine athletes took place in Huntington Beach, California for the tenth time with solo surfing, two-dog surfing and human/dog surfing competitions.

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  • World Architecture Day: Dancing House and Violin Building Spark Amazement
    Last update: 16:59 01.10.2018
    16:59 01.10.2018

    World Architecture Day: Dancing House and Violin Building Spark Amazement

    Architects design beautiful and unusual things, leaving masterpieces for future generations that will be stunned by the skill and imagination of the outstanding creators.

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  • Code Red: Breathtaking Views of Autumn in Russia
    Last update: 18:02 30.09.2018
    18:02 30.09.2018

    Code Red: Breathtaking Views of Autumn in Russia

    Covered with snow and enduring extremely low temperatures for many months, Mother Russia still puts on some bright colors during the short, but picturesque autumn. Get to know this side of the Russian nature in our gallery.

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  • This Week in Pictures: September 22 - 28
    Last update: 16:55 28.09.2018
    16:55 28.09.2018

    This Week in Pictures: September 22 - 28

    Peruse this week's gallery compiled for you by Sputnik and see what happened around the world during the past seven days.

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  • Underwater Series of Sculptures Colarium by Jason deCaires Taylor's in Maldives
    Last update: 18:12 27.09.2018
    18:12 27.09.2018

    Gov't Destroys UK Artist's Unique Underwater Sculpture Park in Maldives

    A series of sculptures resembling human figures had been condemned by local Muslim authorities who claimed that the British artist depicted the bodies in a non-Islamic way.

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  • Sexy Back: Etam Presents New Lingerie Line During Paris Fashion Week
    Last update: 13:40 26.09.2018
    13:40 26.09.2018

    Sexy is Back: Etam Presents New Lingerie Line During Paris Fashion Week

    The Famous French brand Etam has presented a new collection with an unforgettable show during the Spring-Summer 2019 Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show in Paris.

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