A short biography of the great writer.
In the second half of his life, Tolstoy foresook his "frivolous" literary pursuits and sought The Truth about Life. We asked a renowned Tolstoyan to explain why this turned the world against Lev Tolstoy.
Michael M. Bowden
Where we trace the unusual artistic journey of Russia's most famous rock-and-roll star.
Eighteen years after the 1980 Summer Olympics, Moscow gets a second chance to shine in the Olympic spotlight.
Readers comment and correct.
The latest from the travel front.
All the news that fits from all across Russia.
Great literary allusions with which to spice up your speech.
The Russian T-34 tank was critical to Russia's victory at Kursk and through the rest of WWII. A short biography.
Ptichye moloko -- that famous Russian torte, has its history revealed here. But the recipe remains a secret...
Today's Russia is not exactly ripe for a baby boom, but something needs to be done to incentivize families to have children.
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