According to the idea’s proponents, e-sports have the potential to help children learn strategic and logical thinking, improve decision-making skills, and develop teamwork with their classmates.
MOSCOW, (Sputnik) - The film will include interviews with the Russian leader himself, his close circle and those most impacted by his actions, as well as archive materials.
According to the ministry, the pilot of the vehicle died in the incident, adding that his body was found near the crash site.
VIENNA (Sputnik) - Two Russian radionuclide stations — one in Yakutia (Sakha Republic) in Siberia and the other in the Chukotka Autonomous region of the Far East — that are a part of the international nuclear test monitoring system have resumed data transmissions, Lassina Zerbo said.
The US conducted its first test of a ground-launched cruise missile operating at ranges previously banned by the now void Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty on 18 August. Moscow noted that such tests need to be prepared in advance, meaning that Washington had developed such weapons before abandoning the INF
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Five Rosatom employees died in a blast that rocked a military site in the Arkhangelsk Region on 10 August during tests of a liquid-propellant rocket engine. They will receive posthumous government honours.
The United States carried out its latest missile test on 18 August from San Nicolas Island, California. The Pentagon stated that "the test missile exited its ground mobile launcher and accurately impacted its target after more than 500 kilometres of flight".
KRASNOYARSK, Russia (Sputnik) - One person has been killed and eight injured in a car crash in Russia's Novosibirsk Region, according to local emergency services.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia is interested in concluding a new trade agreement with London after the United Kingdom exits the European Union, Boris Abramov, Russia's trade representative in London, said.
Recent independent studies have discovered that hundreds of people have died while putting themselves at risk to take the perfect selfie, with young people and tourists particularly driven to post “cool” photos on social media.
KUBINKA, Russia (Sputnik) - The International Army Games 2019 (ARMY 2019) have come to an end, with Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu officially declaring them closed at a ceremony in the Moscow Region.
Meteorologists issued a storm alert on Friday, 16 August, warning of waterspouts at sea and a dramatic increase in water levels in rivers. Local emergency services have doubled their efforts to deal with the aftermath of the calamity.
On Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin decorated the pilots of an A321 airliner with the Hero of Russia title for landing the plane, while other crew members were awarded with the Order of Courage.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The medical examination of doctors who treated the victims of the incident at the military site in the Arkhangelsk region in northwestern Russia revealed no radioactive substances exceeding the norm, the press service of the Russian Health Ministry said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia reserves its right to retaliate in case of deployment of US armed forces in Poland, a member of the Russian parliament's upper house committee on defence and security, Frants Klintsevich, told Sputnik on Saturday.
On 8 August Russia’s Ministry of Defence reported an explosion of a jet propulsion system at a training ground in the country's Arkhangelsk Region, with later reports confirming the death of seven people in the incident.
Neural network software and machine learning techniques are becoming popular, not only because they help users perform tasks, but also due to their ability to compile random photos and videos of celebrities just for the fun of it.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Kremlin aide Yury Ushakov voiced the belief on Friday that French banker Philippe Delpal, charged with defrauding a Russian lender of almost $40 million, had been released on house arrest due to multiple rounds of talks that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, had held on the matter.
ANAPA (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded the Hero of Russia titles to two Ural Airlines pilots who recently landed a plane with 226 passengers on a cornfield in the Moscow Region.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Moscow City Court has upheld a three-month arrest extension for six of the 24 Ukrainian nationals who were detained in the Kerch Strait for illegally crossing the Russian maritime border late last year, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the court on Friday.