A very dark comedy of errors Roman Fedortsov works on a fishing trawler based in Murmansk, a port city in the extreme northwest part of Russia. Earlier this year, he started tweeting photographs of his most unusual catches. Most deep-sea fishers would likely smile or shrug at his pic... Looking for resturaunt, bar and other 'non-cultural', local recommendations I need to check out. The residents of the Russian city of Norilsk, inside the Arctic Circle, have been posting photos on social media of an alarming sight: a bright red river. Is it the End Times, a chemical leak, or something else? The Russian authorities have already starte... As the Olympic Games have begun in Rio, the International Paralympic Committee has announced that it has suspended the Russian Paralympic Committee due to concerns over a state-backed doping scheme. As a result, the Russian team will not be permitted to c... Okay, world, this Pokémon Go obsession has gone far enough. The game is causing accidents, shootings, international incidents and, now, the transformation of a monument in Russia. Specifically, a giant granite ball near the theatre in the city of Yekateri... A new report released today confirms allegations that Russia operated a state-sponsored doping program during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi and beyond. The World Anti-Doping Agency commissioned the independent investigation after Grigory Rodchenkov, f... A forest fire in the Irkutsk region of Russia was extinguished on Tuesday with the help of two UR-77 Meteorit mine clearing vehicles. The systems fire missiles which burn out oxygen upon detonation and therefore limit the capacity of fires to spread.