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‘I was convinced I had been given wrong baby in 1986 – when I finally traced my real son they told me he was dead’: Bittersweet ending to Russian mother’s 27-year quest

Posted On: March 18, 2014

Mail Online, 17.03.2014 By Suzannah Hills A Russian mother convinced she had been given the wrong baby at [...]

Double life: Kazan seen through an American lens

Posted On: March 11, 2014

RBTH, 06 March 2014 By Darya Gonzalez After spending several years in the multicultural city of Kazan in [...]

Fire hits at Tatarstan refinery

Posted On: March 06, 2014

OIL&Gas Journal, 06 March 2014 An investigation is under way into a fire that broke out on Mar. [...]

Former Tatar Justice Minister’s Son Placed Under House Arrest

Posted On: March 06, 2014

RFERL, 05 March 2014 A son of the former justice minister of Russia’s Republic of Tatarstan has been [...]

Reporting In Local Languages Speaks Volumes

Posted On: February 27, 2014

RFE/RL, 25.02.2014 By Emily Thompson RFE/RL marked UNESCO’s International Mother Language Day February 21 with programming highlighting the [...]

The best imam of Tatarstan to be chosen by SMS-voting

Posted On: February 24, 2014

ABNA, 23.02.2014 “Imam of the year” contest will be held in Tatarstan for the first time, said the [...]

Tatarstan: Symbol of peace & tolerance

Posted On: February 24, 2014

Saudi Gazette, 20.02.2014 By Amal Al-Sibai A model for religious and ethnic tolerance, Tatarstan is a federal republic [...]

File-Sharing Site Owner Handed 2 Year Suspended Sentence

Posted On: February 24, 2014

The Moscow Times, 21.02.2014 A court in Tatarstan has handed down a two-year suspended prison sentence to the [...]

Antigay Tatar-Muslim Group Targets Schoolteachers

Posted On: February 19, 2014

RFERL, 19.02.2014 A Tatar-Muslim organization in Russia’s second city of St. Petersburg is targeting gay teachers in the [...]

Memorial for Russia jet crash victim Donna Bull in Cambridge

Posted On: February 19, 2014

BBC, 15.02.2014 A memorial service has been held for a Cambridge woman who died when a Boeing airliner [...]


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