Wearing Face Mask in St Petersburg
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The St. Petersburg authorities have made it obligatory to have a mask on your face and gloves on your hands for the period May 12 to May 31 with possible prolongation if needed. St. Petersburg and the nearby Leningrad region have been fighting...

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Coronavirus

That’s a constantly updated post on what’s going on in Russia relative to the coronavirus (COVID-19). We are monitoring media to keep you informed about the number of people tested positive, regions...

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Zinaida Korneva

The incredible achievement of British World War II’s combatant Thomas Moore who has raised a great sum for the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) in the run-up to his 100th birthday inspired a veteran...

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Winter Palace, Hermitage, St Petersburg

With its doors closed for visitors, the Hermitage has gone online to continue demonstrating its collections worldwide and reach even more audience than it could do offline. Here is a regularly updated...

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Ruble falling

Oil prices are plunging sending the Russian ruble’s value in a downward spiral. The currency of the oil-dependent economy cannot be saved by any monetary means. All this leads to the ruble’s strong...