The finals of Russian Top Model 2016 took place at the Korston Club Hotel in Moscow on December 5. The nationwide contest brought together 30 young models from different parts of Russia. The winning fashion models will soon be seen across Russian and on international stages.
Nearly nine thousand exclusive photographs from all over the country were competing in the "Travel at home" 2016 photo contest organized by the Russian TRIP2RUS.RU tourism website. Here are some of those prize-winning photographs, which are literally inviting you to go to Baikal, Vologda or Altai and explore the vast beauty of Russia.
Hundreds of photos that were previously part of famous photographer Neil Leifer's private collection went on sale at Guernsey's auction house in New York.
The Russian Armed Forces have formed a new helicopter squadron in the Krasnodar Territory consisting solely of bleeding-edge Ka-52 Alligator scout-attack choppers.
Senior US military officials are sticking with a tried and true method for justifying increases in US military spending by claiming that there is a “threat” posed by Russia, pointing to a recent increase in defense spending by the Kremlin.
Hezbollah military correspondents have captured video of Syrian troops aiming mortar shells and heavy machine gun fire at Daesh militants gathered near the Deir ez-Zor airbase.
On Tuesday, residents of the Republic of Khakassia in southwestern Siberia witnessed a large explosion in the sky, assumed to be an explosion of a meteor.
Cyprus may have a realistic shot at unification in the coming months, with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan reconsidering his position following the failed Turkish coup d'état in July, according to Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides.
Bangladesh purchased two diesel-electric submarines from China, sparking concerns in neighboring India. Russian military expert Vasily Kashin spoke to Sputnik about this.
Publishing Editor of the Turkish newspaper BirGün Ibrahim Varli told Sputnik Turkey that the number of Turkish soldiers captured by Daesh fighters could be much higher than it was reported by official sources.
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