Lithuanian Star Theater Director Banned from Russia

A prominent Lithuanian theater director had to spend Saturday night at a Moscow airport after being refused to enter Russia over alleged law violations.

// Feb. 02, 2014 - 17:41 GMT


Russian Feminist Punk Rocker Doc Makes Oscar Shortlist

A feature documentary about a group of anti-Kremlin feminist punk rockers jailed after mounting a protest performance in a Moscow cathedral has been shortlisted for an Oscar award.

// Dec. 04, 2013 - 15:16 GMT


Russian Billionaire’s Faberge Collection Goes on Display

A Russian billionaire‚ôs collection of works by tsarist jewelry maker the House of Faberge went on permanent display at a palace in St. Petersburg on Tuesday. </p>

// Nov. 20, 2013 - 02:40 GMT


Russian Orthodox Church, Vatican Ready for Collaboration

The head of the Russian Orthodox Church and a powerful Roman Catholic Church cardinal on Tuesday voiced readiness for collaboration ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin‚ôs visit to the Vatican for a meeting with Pope Francis on November 25. </p>

// Nov. 13, 2013 - 08:30 GMT


Russian Billionaire’s Faberge Collection to Go on Permanent Display

Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg‚ôs rare collection of works by tsarist jewelry maker the House of Faberge will go on permanent display at a palace in St. Petersburg. </p>

// Nov. 12, 2013 - 08:01 GMT


WWII Drama Sets All-Time Box Office Record in Russia

Fyodor Bondarchuk‚ôs ‚úStalingrad,‚Ě Russia‚ôs pick for foreign-language Oscar this year, has become the highest-grossing film in the history of the Russian box office, an industry publication said. </p>

// Oct. 27, 2013 - 17:56 GMT


Sylvester Stallone’s Paintings Go on Display in Russia

An exhibit showcasing a secret passion for fine arts of the man behind some of the toughest characters in Hollywood was to open at a prestigious museum in Russia‚ôs St. Petersburg on Sunday. </p>

// Oct. 27, 2013 - 17:11 GMT


Russian Army Choir Shoots for Eurovision

The official choir of the Russian Army will try out for the 2014 Eurovision song contest in Copenhagen, the ensemble's director said Thursday.

// Oct. 10, 2013 - 22:23 GMT


Moscow Art Show Cancelled As Creators Denied Visa

A contemporary art exhibition in Moscow has been canceled in the wake of Russia denying visas to its Dutch creators, the team behind the project said Thursday.

// Oct. 10, 2013 - 20:50 GMT


Steven Seagal Hopes to Become Part of Chechnya in Future

Hollywood star Steven Seagal said he hoped to become a part of Chechnya in the future and that leader of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov would always be his friend.

// Oct. 06, 2013 - 04:58 GMT