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Olga Nedbayeva

Olga Nedbayeva

    Moscow gay rally turns violent, dozens detained
    Moscow gay rally turns violent, dozens detained
    Moscow police on Saturday detained three prominent global gay rights leaders as violence broke out at an unprecedented rally that activists tried...
    Age-old craft in a classic Russian souvenir
    Age-old craft in a classic Russian souvenir
    Dressed in a dark blue smock, Alexander Dorofeyev stoops over his lathe, honing limewood into tiny, perfectly formed dolls.
    Stepping out in style in Russia
    Stepping out in style in Russia
    "Stupid as boots," the old Russian saying goes, but the makers of "valenki", the traditional woollen boots worn in the countryside in Arctic...
    'Of course I'm nervous' says Shuttleworth
    'Of course I'm nervous' says Shuttleworth
    SOUTH African space tourist Mark Shuttleworth admitted to a touch of the butterflies on Wednesday as the hours counted down to his journey into...