Russian, Indian students creating friendship satelliteScience & Space August 16, 21:46
Zenit St. Petersburg loses 0:1 against FC Utrecht in first leg of Europa League play-offSport August 16, 21:34
Saakashvili plans to return to Ukraine on September 10World August 16, 21:23
Russian diplomat concerned over US and North Korean aggressive statementsRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 16, 20:32
Diplomat says US-made chemical weapons found in Syria prove West’s support for terroristsRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 16, 20:14
Russia’s St. Petersburg to host World Travel Awards in SeptemberSociety & Culture August 16, 19:37
Combat aircraft to make up over 50% in Russian state arms seller’s exportsMilitary & Defense August 16, 19:22
Poroshenko orders probe into reports about supplies of missile technologies to North KoreaWorld August 16, 19:08
Over 700 policemen to provide security at UEFA Europa League’s match in Russia's KrasnodarSport August 16, 19:02
MOSCOW, February 9. / ITAR-TASS /. Vladimir Putin considers it appropriate to limit New Year's holidays, ending them on January 7, and to move the remaining vacation days to May.
"Our holidays are long, and all these prolonged Christmas holidays can be limited and end let's say on January 7 - Christmas. And all the left over days could be stored and used in let's say May, it is what is wanted by people," - he said, admitting that he randomnly addressed this topic.
According to him, prolonged New Year's holidays are tough on people's health.