The Waste of War
Karl Marx famously wrote that history repeats itself, "the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce."
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
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Development of design documentation for reconstruction of the bridge [TendersInfo (India)]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) An open tender: Development of design documentation for reconstruction of the bridge at km 14 + 727 highway FAD "Caucasus" - Shamhal - Krasnoarmeysk The initial contract price: 2166666.00 Russian Rouble The amount of security application: 21666.66 Date and time of commencement of the tender documentation: 18.07.2014 ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
'The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia'
"The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia " by Candace Fleming is a carefully researched nonfiction book about the last czar of Russia, Nicholas II, his wife Alexandra, and their five children.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Ukraine pounds rebel-held areas in response to deadly attack
Ukrainian planes and artillery have bombarded separatist positions as residents fled the city of Donetsk.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Ukraine President Calls Emergency Meeting After 19 Die in Rocket Attack
Pro-Russia rebels killed 19 and injured 93 of Ukraine 's soldiers and border guards in a rocket attack near the country's eastern border early on Friday, prompting the president to summon security advisers in Kiev for an emergency meeting, according to officials.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Ukrainian refugees precipitate emergency situation in 6 Russian regions
Six Russian regions have introduced emergency situation plans, and two more could do so soon as people keep fleeing from the combat and destruction in South East Ukraine.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The St. Petersburg Times
Russia's new low-cost airline, Dobrolyot, has delayed the start of...
Pulkovo Airport serviced 215,000 passengers traveling between Moscow and St. Petersburg in the first four months of 2014.
Kremlin silent as pro-Russian rebels retreat in Ukraine
As a Ukrainian government offensive sends separatists retreating from their strongholds in the country's restive east, there are signs that Moscow is seeking to distance itself from the pro-Russian rebels.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Book Review: 'Secret Lives of the Tsars' by Michael Farquhar
With the exception of celebrity news, Americans don't really care much about royalty.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Faberge Museum: The jewels in St Petersburg's crown
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Tue Jul 01, 2014
THE RUSSIANS are back and this time, promises ballet entrepreneur Dirk Badenhorst, the Russian Ballet Stars under his banner are the best.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Next phase of WWI
On June 28, 1914, Serbian ultra-nationalist Gavril Princip assassinated Austro-Hungarian Archduke Ferdinand in Sarajevo, Bosnia.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
'The Romanov Sisters:' How the daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra fared
"No tears, no sobs and no questions." Ordered down to the basement of their Ekaterinburg prison one summer morning in 1917, the last royal Romanovs went to their brutal deaths with a quiet detachment.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Tue Jun 24, 2014
UKRAINE, Kramatorske: Militants have not allowed evacuation of the orphanage [video]
"We are in a very complicated information hole," said Romanov. -Russian TV filming our every step, every our action ... Then televised different episodes then taken out and interpretion out of his hands."
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Art & Antiques by Dr. Lori: Russian Wedding Traditions
Around the world, weddings are special. During a recent trip to St. Petersburg, Russia, I learned how brides and grooms are the same the world over.