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  1. Russia Needs Dissidents Like NovodvorskayaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    Valeria Novodvorskaya is dead. Novodvorskaya was not only an opposition politician, human rights activist and Soviet dissident who endured prison and Soviet punitive psychiatry, but also was a talented writer and publicist.


  2. Lazar Khidekel at Pushkin House, LondonRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Financial Times

    Where do you go after the Black Square? Following Malevich's innovations , the story of suprematism is the narrative of the search for revolutionary geometries capable of expressing an emerging society in a radical artistic language.


  3. Doctoring ZhivagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Wichita Eagle

    "The Zhivago Affair: The CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book" by Peter Finn and Petra Couvee The book came in on two rolls of microfilm – an unusual way to submit a literary manuscript.


  4. St. Petersburg 4-Star Hotel's Bicycle Rental Ideal for Discovering the CityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Sys-Con Media

    Cycling has become increasingly popular in St. Petersburg and the Courtyard St. Petersburg Center West/Pushkin Hotel has joined the movement by adding a convenient bicycle rack and rental service.


  5. Swearing Ban Leaves Many Russians SpeechlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Weekday Magazine

    One of the most notorious Russian epithets involves an unpleasant sentiment involving someone's mother -- a phrase that utilizes one of the most pungent sounds in the Russian language, "yo."


  6. A law banning profanity in film, theater and other forms of art took...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Nikolai Grech's memoirs, published in St. Petersburg in 1886, feature censored text replaced by ellipses.


  7. Oscar Winner Nikita Mikhalkov Appeals to Free Ukrainian Filmmaker Held by Russians on Terrorist Charges - Hollywood ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Hollywood Reporter

    Oscar-wining Russian director Nikita Mikhalkov has added his voice to an international appeal to free a Ukrainian filmmaker arrested by Russian security forces on terrorism charges.


  8. Zhivago Affair': CIA's literary Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | Korea Herald

    The book came in on two rolls of microfilm - an unusual way to submit a literary manuscript.


  9. The Bronze Horseman, the famous statue of Peter the Great...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | St.Petersburg Times

    The Bronze Horseman, the famous statue of Peter the Great immortalized by Pushkin and which stands sentinel on the southern shore of the Neva, is one of the most recognized symbols of the city.


  10. U.S.-Russia relations deteriorate even in holiday wishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, center rear, arrives for a group photo with President Obama, Queen Elizabeth II and other world leaders attending the D-Day 70th anniversary in Benouville, France, on June 6. Back in the old days of the Russia "reset," then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton issued statements on Russia's National Day on June 12, ... (more)


  11. Pushkin, Russia's national poet: Ethiopian or Eritrean?Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    The origin of renowned Russian poet Alexander Pushkin has long been a source of dispute between historians in Ethiopia and neighboring Eritrea.


  12. How to Celebrate Russia Day in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The St. Petersburg Times

    The Admiralty, left, and nearby Palace Square will be the location of many events celebrating Russia Day.


  13. On the Occasion of the National Day of the Russian FederationRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Holtville Tribune

    Secretary of State John Kerry: "I congratulate the people of Russia as you celebrate your National Day on June 12, the anniversary of the peaceful establishment of the sovereign Russian Federation.


  14. adam_taylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Hillary Rodham Clinton's new book, "Hard Choices," is many things. At its most basic, it's an autobiography, but it's also, no doubt, some kind of campaign manifesto .


  15. UNR Holdings, Inc. Updates Status of Three Moscow Region Residential...Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | BayStreet.ca

    UNR Holdings, Inc. Updates Status of Three Moscow Region Residential Development Projects Launched in 2013: New Construction Totals 1.3 Million Square Feet New York, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 10, 2014 / UNR Holdings, Inc. , today announced that its Russian operating subsidiary, 494 UNR, a residential and commercial real estate developer and ... (more)


  16. Dmitri Hvorostovsky Sings Russian SongsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Berkshire Fine Arts

    The Russian opera star baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky put on a thrilling recital Thursday night at Jordan Hall, turning each of his program's short songs into little dramas, putting to full use his natural instincts as a singing actor.


  17. Finns Lure Russians with Local DelightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | The St. Petersburg Times

    For many Russians, Finland has become an increasingly popular and convenient destination for rest and relaxation.


  18. Oligarch: How culture can heal the East-West riftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | CNN

    Oligarch Andrei Filatov is a collector of Soviet-era art and is putting on an exhibition at London's Somerset House Editor's note: Nina dos Santos is a news anchor and correspondent based in London.


  19. From Russia with art songs, and glamourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Boston.com

    There was no false modesty from the stage on Thursday night in Jordan Hall, and no illusion that the crowd was there for the rarely considered art songs of Nikolai Medtner.


  20. Photo Flash: First Look at Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre of...Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The U.S. Premiere of Eugene Onegin by Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre of Russia, an original play with music based on Alexander Pushkin's "novel in verse", will play 4 performances at New York City Center : tonight, May 29th at 8 PM, May 30th at 8pm, May 31st at 8pm and June 1st at 3pm.