Thursday, 28 July 2016

Top 10 Healthiest Foods in Russia

Interesting article from the blog: Life In Russia, on the health benefits of various foodstuffs traditionally enjoyed in Russia.

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

No, Russia is not preparing for all-out war

No, Russia is not preparing for all-out war: Russia’s snap military mobilisation drills are an internal exercise. But troublesome relations with the west could still have unintended (and unpleasant) consequences.

Friday, 1 July 2016

Boris Johnson 'bags' scene from The Russia House

Boris Johnson announced yesterday at a press conference that he will not run for leadership of the Conservative Party.  The shock announcement was made at St Ermin's hotel in the room which was used for a scene in the film The Russia House.  The room where the press conference was held is a function room which doubled as the interior of the Hotel National in Moscow.

Anyway, I 'bagged' it before he did.