Krasnodar Territory

Newborn baby left in Kuban forest

Newborn baby left in Kuban forest

A newborn baby was found today in a forest of the Dinsky district, the press service of the Main Department of Internal Affairs of the region reports. A random passer-by found a child. The law enforcement officers carry out checks to …

Storm warning announced in Sochi

Storm warning announced in Sochi

Today and tomorrow, weather forecasters predict heavy rains with thunderstorms and strong wind in in Sochi. The Ministry of Emergency Situations recommended residents and guests of the city to not use personal vehicles and do not leave …

Chechnya, Ingushetia, Adygea and Kuban warned about danger of avalanches

Chechnya, Ingushetia, Adygea and Kuban warned about danger of avalanches

The residents of Chechnya, Ingushetia, Adygea, Kuban and highland areas of Sochi have been warned about avalanches. According to the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry, a danger of avalanches in the mountains of Chechnya, …

Southern Military District prepares for summer mode

Southern Military District prepares for summer mode

The Servicemen of the 49th Army of the Southern Military District (SMD), deployed in the Kuban and Stavropol Territory, will prepare over 6,000 weapons and military equipment to the summer operation regime, the head of the press service of South …

Second Confederations Cup park opens in Sochi

Second Confederations Cup park opens in Sochi

Russia's second Confederation Cup park has opened in Sochi today. Visitors to the park can meet football stars, participate interesting contests and multimedia quizzes with the opportunity to win prizes, including tickets for the …

Merkel to Putin: sanctions harm bilateral relations.

Merkel to Putin: sanctions harm bilateral relations.

Relations between Russia and Germany continue to develop despite the existing differences, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and …

Russian Boeing and Austrian Embraer almost collided over Kuban

Russian Boeing and Austrian Embraer almost collided over Kuban

Russian Boeing 737 and Austrian Embraer have almost collided occurred over Tuapse. According to the source in air traffic control services, ground system warned pilots of about dangerous situation, while onboard warning systems …

Putin plays hockey with Jean-Claude Killy

Putin plays hockey with Jean-Claude Killy

After awarding the winner of Formula One’s Russian Grand Prix, Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Olympic Stadium ‘Shayba’, where he participated in a hockey training. The president played hockey with the …

Winner of Formula One Sochi Grand Prix to meet with Putin

Winner of Formula One Sochi Grand Prix to meet with Putin

The winner of the Russian stage of the world championship ‘Formula One’ in Sochi, the Russian Grand Prix, will receive his cup from the hands of Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is present at the races at the Sochi Avtodrome. …

Kerch ferry service resumes its work after storm

Kerch ferry service resumes its work after storm

Kerch ferry service has resumed its work this morning after storm. This was reported by a representative of the company "Marine Directorate". …

Sochi won#039t raise prices for tourists this summer

Sochi won't raise prices for tourists this summer

Sochi authorities have denied the information that appeared earlier about a huge sharp increase in prices at resort in the summer of 2017. According to the head of resorts and tourism department of the Sochi Administration, …

Sochi hotels raise prices by 28%

Sochi hotels raise prices by 28%

Accommodation in the hotels of Sochi in 2017 is now 28% more expensive compared to the same period in 2016. Mayor of the city Anatoly Pakhomov assured that he repeatedly urged Sochi hoteliers not to inflate the price, …

New record for descent in bathing suits set in Sochi

New record for descent in bathing suits set in Sochi

The participants of the second high-altitude carnival BoogelWoogel set a new record in Sochi in terms of the number of people, who simultaneously descended from the slope in bathing suits, a total of 1200 people, the organizers of the carnival …

Russia#039s Southern Military District holds sudden combat readiness check

Russia's Southern Military District holds sudden combat readiness check

Almost 6000 troops have been alerted in military units in Russia’s Southern Military District in a sudden combat readiness check, the press office of the district said. "The commander of forces in the district has ordered to …

MOE announces avalanche danger in Kuban and three republics of the North Caucasus

MOE announces avalanche danger in Kuban and three republics of the North Caucasus

There is a high risk of avalanches in four regions of southern Russia, the press service of the Southern Regional Center of Russia's Ministry of Emergency Situations reported. Rescuers warn about high probability of emergency …

Sochi 2017 Winter Military World Games praised as #039best in history#039

Sochi 2017 Winter Military World Games praised as 'best in history'

The third International Winter Military World Games in Sochi are the best in the history of such events, Col. Abdulhakeem Alshino, the Military Sports Council's (CISM) president, said Sunday, Sputnik reports. …

Military Winter Games project manager praises Sochi 2017 organization

Military Winter Games project manager praises Sochi 2017 organization

The third International Military Sports Council's (CISM) Winter Military World Games in Sochi are held at the highest standard, the games' project manager Guilherme Keese said on Sunday, adding that Russia did a great job …

Jazz musician Arturo Sandoval gives performance at Sochi festival

Jazz musician Arturo Sandoval gives performance at Sochi festival

In Sochi, a ten-time winner of the Grammy award,  American jazz musician Arturo Sandoval gave performance in the framework of the Winter International Festival of Arts. "We try to be more accessible, to perform for a wider …

Russia wins 11 medals, Including 6 golds, on first day of Military World Games

Russia wins 11 medals, Including 6 golds, on first day of Military World Games

The Russian team won 11 medals, including six gold ones, on the first day of the third Winter Military World Games, the competition’s press center informed journalists, Sputnik reports. "On the first competition day …

3rd Winter World Military Games kick off in Sochi

3rd Winter World Military Games kick off in Sochi

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev declared the 3rd Winter World Military Games in the Russian Black Sea resort open at a gala ceremony at Sochi’s Ice Cube stadium. "Dear participants and guests! I declare the 3rd 2017 …

Kerch Strait ferry line works again

Kerch Strait ferry line works again

The work of the Kerch Strait ferry line was resumed. Previously, the crossing was closed because of the deteriorating weather conditions. Earlier, the EMERCOM rescuers warned the residents of the Krasnodar Territory about strengthening …

Sochi hosts third Winter Military World Games

Sochi hosts third Winter Military World Games

The third Winter Military World Games started today in the Russian city of Sochi, the International Military Sports Council (CISM) website says. This year, more than thousand athletes from 26 states are expected to participate in the …

 Third Winter Military World Games start in Sochi

Third Winter Military World Games start in Sochi

The third Winter Military World Games will start today in Russia's Sochi, the statement published on the International Military Sports Council (CISM) website says. "The 3rd CISM Winter Military World Games will be held in Sochi …

Parking places in Krasnodar to switch on cashless payment on February 28

Parking places in Krasnodar to switch on cashless payment on February 28

The work on remastering parking places in Krasnodar will begin on February 28. After that it will be possible to pay for parking only by cashless payment,  the press service of the administration of Krasnodar informed. …

20 thousand volunteers ready to work at Youth Festival in Sochi

20 thousand volunteers ready to work at Youth Festival in Sochi

More than 20 thousand applications were sent for participation in the volunteer program of the World Festival of Youth and Students (WFYS), which will be held from on October 14-21 in Sochi, the press service of the organizing committee of the …

Sochi plans to build waste sorting plant in Year of Ecology

Sochi plans to build waste sorting plant in Year of Ecology

The authorities of Sochi plan to  participate in the program of construction of a sorting plant in the Year of Ecology, mayor Anatoly Pakhomov said at a meeting on the development of the events in the Year of Ecology. …

Avalanches expected in mountains of Kuban, Adygeya, Ingushetia and Chechnya

Avalanches expected in mountains of Kuban, Adygeya, Ingushetia and Chechnya

The avalanche hazard warning was issued in the Krasnodar region, Adygeya, Chechnya and Ingushetia. The safety message acts  today and tomorrow ( on February 11-12) in the mountains of the Krasnodar …

 Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

“We are expressing regret and dissatisfaction over the invitation of the teams, acting on behalf of so-called regime created in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan by Armenia, to the 28th International Festival of KVN  which will be …

Two drug dealers arrested in Armavir

Two drug dealers arrested in Armavir

Armavir police has arrested two drug dealers. Law enforcement officials received information that unknown people sell drugs in the city. 20-year-old girl and 22-year-old young man were detained after investigation. …

Crimea receives first gas from Kuban

Crimea receives first gas from Kuban

Gas from Krasnodar Territory has finally arrived to Crimea through a new gas pipeline, the pipeline will work normally in the near future, member of the State Duma Committee on Energy, former First Deputy Prime Minister of Crimea …