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Medvedev-Putin Duo Bucks a Trend

Dmitry Medvedev won the presidential election last weekend on a promise that he would govern hand in hand with Vladimir Putin in the interest of stability.

Gazprom Restores Gas to Ukraine

A three-day standoff that saw gas shipments to Ukraine cut in half ended Wednesday when Russia reached an agreement with the important energy-transit state.

Publishing, Internet and Fish Called Strategic

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The government has drafted legislation to limit foreign investment in publishing houses, the Internet and fishing, expanding the list of industries in which foreigners are forbidden from acquiring companies without state permission.

An Author's Country Retreat

Anton Chekhov relished the time he spent on his estate in the village of Melikhovo.

Travel News

Singapore Airlines will start operating flights from Houston to Moscow -- the first non-stop service connecting these cities. The service will begin on March 20.

Flavors of the Moment

Cafe Emporio is the epitome of a Moscow fashion restaurant.

Icon: Bulochka

The ""caloric bun"" or kaloriinaya bulochka became a true hit in Soviet times. An 8 kopek bulochka and a bottle of kefir was a ubiquitous lunch combo for students and others who ate on the go.

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