Thursday, Nov 26 2015
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'Right on the bank of the river there is a station Ob, a big trading city with magnificent cathedral, great schools and shops — very American-like.'
1904, priest Mitrophan Serebryaniy

Pollution 'crisis' in Lake Baikal

Famed for the purest water on the planet, but this 'is no longer true' with 'no drinking' warning in southern part of lake.



The Bank of Russia official exchange rates of foreign currencies