Balneotherapy, as well as spa treatments is attracting increasing numbers of tourists to the Krasnodar Region’s Black Sea resorts all year round, including during the low season.
CCTV has caught a daring parachutist jumping off a high-rise apartment house near Saint Petersburg. The video evidence of his air escapade has emerged on social media. While some slammed the daredevil for posing a threat to locals, others applauded his nerves of steel.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The use of the Council of Europe and other international organizations as tools to apply pressure on Russia leads to the erosion and destruction of the whole system of cooperation and security in Europe, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The cyberattack on the Moscow cable car was designed to extort money for a decryption key, Nikolai Murashov, deputy director of the Russian National Cyberthreat Response Centre, said Tuesday.
TEL AVIV (Sputnik) - An Israeli military delegation will state at the upcoming consultations in Moscow that the Jewish state has a "right and obligation" to oppose the presence of Iranian forces and Hezbollah in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai revealed that the “full extent” of so-called Russian meddling activity that took place on the platform during all of 2016 was $4,700 spent on some digital advertisements.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia's Justice Ministry sent answers to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) about the circumstances of the Ukrainian sailors' detention in the Kerch Strait, the ministry told Sputnik.
With three years of unsuccessful auditions behind him, actor Leon Yanin had a long streak of bad luck. However, he is about to make a U-turn in life after prominent British filmmaker Guy Ritchie replied to his tongue-in-cheek message on social media.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The Department of State has taken Russia off the list of countries where US visitors should "reconsider travel" to and now only recommends Americans to exercise increased caution while visiting the country, according to a newly issued travel advisory.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - A US Court has set a plea hearing for Russian national Maria Butina, jailed on criminal charges of acting as a foreign agent for Russia, on December 12, a court document revealed on Monday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed in phone talks on Monday the recent Kerch Strait incident, as well as the situation around the INF Treaty and the developments in Syria, the Kremlin press service reported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian Ambassador to the United Kingdom Alexander Yakovenko on Monday congratulated Rossiya Segodnya, an international information agency, on its fifth anniversary.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Lyudmila Alexeyeva, a prominent Soviet and Russian rights activist, has died at the age of 91 in Moscow, the Russian Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights said on Saturday.
On Friday, at the Russian Geographical Society annual awards ceremony, President Vladimir Putin shared a story of his travels in the wilderness and how he once encountered bears.
BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - EU member states currently do not have a common position regarding possible new sanctions against Russia in connection with the Kerch Strait incident, and no decisions on this issue are expected to be made at the upcoming Monday talks of EU foreign ministers, a diplomatic source told journalists in Brussels on Friday.
A Twitter user claims a Russian submarine has been spotted leaving the port city of Sevastopol just days after three Ukrainian warships violated Russia's maritime border. The Russian Defence Ministry hasn't commented yet.
The Russian foreign minister has commented on the demand from US Undersecretary for Arms Control Andrea Thompson, which requires that Moscow either terminate the development of its 9M729 missile system or modify the weapon, pointing to its alleged non-compliance with the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Moscow believes that the upcoming talks between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the Russian leadership will help bring the bilateral dialogue back on track, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
ATHENS (Sputnik) - The minor setback in diplomatic relations between Greece and Russia is a thing of the past, Greek Alternate Foreign Minister George Katrougkalos told Sputnik on the eve of the second day of the 11th meeting of the Joint Russian-Greek Commission on Economic, Industrial, Scientific and Technical Cooperation in Moscow.
ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) - The creation of common energy markets within the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) may increase the collective GDP of EAEU member states by $9 billion, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday.
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