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Don’t mention the……(corporate hiring policy)

This week has seen Russian social media circles lit up with what purported to be some HR advice appearing to have emanated from #Tinkoff Bank - Russia’s most prominent consumer lender.

“You are the Cosmos”

Fresh graffiti features Messi, Neymar and astronaut footballers on the walls in the World Cup cities.

Military hardware you can buy in Ukraine via Internet (PHOTO)

Th list would include APCs, MICVs, trucks, trailers and aerial platforms.

Gold rain in Yakutia

Three tonnes of gold fell out of the plane in Russia's Far East region Yakutia.

‘Now we’ve got the missiles to shoot down their Teslas’

President Putin dedicated a surprising amount of his annual state-of-the-nation speech on Thursday to Russia's latest high-tech weapons, revealing that the country is developing and testing new ballistic missiles and a nuclear-powered cruise missile. The Internet took note.

400kg of cocaine seized at Russian embassy in Argentina

Police in Argentina have foiled a plot to smuggle cocaine to Europe through the Russian embassy’s diplomatic courier service, following an elaborate sting operation involving a shadowy Moscow intelligence chief.

Russians burn Gothic Temple during Maslenitsa celebrations

Residents of Kaluga region have decided to  burn a “Gothic Temple” as part of #Maslenitsa celebrations

Why the world has only two words for tea: te and cha

Tea if by sea, cha if by land via QUARTZ With a few minor exceptions, there are really only two ways to say “tea” in the...