Eastern European and Central Asian countries are failing to make progress in lowering graft, a leading watchdog says.
A suspect has been detained in the theft of a $185,000 painting by Russian artist Arkhip Kuindzhi. This is how it compares to some of the biggest art thefts of all time.
Russian citizens’ income has been decreasing since 2014.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) issued judgements on 1,014 cases last year. Nearly one-quarter of them were from Russia.
In Europe, Armenia and Georgia are the countries where most people are certain about their belief in God.
Over the last 10 years, nearly 50 Americans have been imprisoned on spy charges. As of January, six of them are still being held, in three different countries.
From the beaches of the Black Sea to the mountain monuments of communism: This is Bulgaria as you’ve never seen it before.
Combined, the United States, Brazil, and the EU produce about 47% of the world's beef.
The average human consumes over 40 kilograms of meat every year.
India, which ranks No. 1, has cultural and religious traditions that promote vegetarianism.
The percentage of Russians who say their country is a superpower reached a 20-year high, according to the latest Levada poll. However, there are still a few things that Russians feel ashamed of.
Although EU members said tens of thousands of Russians received a residence permit in 2017, the Russian state statistics service suggested that the number of Russians emigrating to these countries was six times lower.