Opposition leader Vladimir Neklyayev detained in Belarus - news agency directorWorld March 25, 5:33
Russia submits amicus curiae brief to US Supreme CourtRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:34
Russia, China suggest for UN SC to adopt resolution on chemical terrorism threatRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:23
Russian lawmaker compares European Union to Soviet UnionRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:16
Russian emergencies ministry says fire at Kazan’s gunpowder factory fully extinguishedWorld March 25, 3:01
Relations btw US, Russia worst over half-century - Lukin quoting KissingerRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 2:58
Russia suggests setting up international coalition for demining operations in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 1:08
One person dies in fire at gunpowder factory in Russia's KazanWorld March 24, 21:47
Russia's 'Gentlefan' baton passed on to Krasnodar ahead of Cote d’Ivoire friendlySport March 24, 21:34
MOSCOW, August 12. /ITAR-TASS/. The tragic news about a US actor and comedian Robin Williams, reported dead in a suspected suicide, was a shock to many in Russia.
Prominent workers of Russian art and culture have expressed bitter regret over the actor's death. They remember the actor as the 1988 Oscar winner, who had been smiling, happy and full of energy. "This is the image that will stay in our minds", they said.
" He was an excellent actor, one of those we loved the most," said chief of one of Moscow drama theatres who was shocked by the news.
Robin Williams was found dead in his house in California on Monday. He was 63.