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Hedgehog bra sparks controversy and calls to close an art exhibition in St Petersburg

Hedgehog bra sparks controversy and calls to close an art exhibition in St Petersburg

Kazakh feminist activist fined for photoshoot

Kazakh feminist activist fined for photoshoot

Education license restored to the European University in St Petersburg

Education license restored to the European University in St Petersburg

Meet the photographer hunting hidden post-communist treasures

Meet the photographer hunting hidden post-communist treasures

No, it's not a new rap battle. It's a music video by Soviet pop star Philipp Kirkorov

No, it’s not a new rap battle. It’s a music video by Soviet pop star Philipp Kirkorov

Follow of the week: hilarious Russian comic strips that are so relatable it hurts

Follow of the week: hilarious Russian comic strips that are so relatable it hurts

Explore the female gaze with this ex-Yugoslav artist

Explore the female gaze with this ex-Yugoslav artist

Your Cyrillic fashion dictionary

Your Cyrillic fashion dictionary

This new Russian service lets you exchange unwanted gifts for... possibly more unwanted gifts

This new Russian service lets you exchange unwanted gifts for… possibly more unwanted gifts

Chess bar opens in Moscow Stalin-era skyscraper

Chess bar opens in Moscow Stalin-era skyscraper

Russian doctors get English language lessons ahead of the World Cup

Russian doctors get English language lessons ahead of the World Cup

Cultural twists: literary references in Ulyukayev's last words explained

Cultural twists: literary references in Ulyukayev’s last words explained