Astrakhan Region

January 07, 2020 12:26

December 24, 2019 11:27

  • Law enforcers raid Astrakhan mosque

    On December 23, law enforcers were on duty during prayer at the Red Mosque in Astrakhan, and also conducted house-to-house raids in the district where Muslims live. Such law enforcers' raid was not the first one in the city.

December 06, 2019 14:38

December 02, 2019 13:19

  • KBR and Dagestan head the anti-rating of regions with lowest salaries

    Among the regions of Southern Russia, the largest number of workers with wages and salaries above 100,000 roubles per month live and work in the Astrakhan and Rostov Regions, and in the Krasnodar Territory. Dagestan and the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic (KBR) are the outsiders – here, less than one percent of workers receive such salaries.

November 30, 2019 17:13

  • Author of travel book compares Northern Caucasus with Western Europe

    Stories about travels in Northern Caucasus have become an important part of the book "People on the Map. Russia: From Edge to Extremity" by a Moscow journalist, Vladimir Sevrinovsky. The Caucasus seems monolithic only from outside, but the difference among the Caucasian republics is no smaller than among the countries of Western Europe, the author has noted.

October 22, 2019 18:30

  • Ingushetia and Kabardino-Balkaria hit rock bottom in terms of family income

    Kabardino-Balkaria and the Stavropol Territory are among the ten regions with the highest percentage of families in which income is enough only for food. Ingushetia has become an outsider of the rating prepared by the "Rosstat" (Federal Service for State Statistics) in terms of the number of families which can only afford to buy food and clothing for their income.

October 02, 2019 18:57

September 18, 2019 23:47

September 13, 2019 18:39

  • Imam Velitov freed from penal colony in Astrakhan

    Today, after leaving a penal colony in Astrakhan, Makhmud Velitov, the imam of a Moscow mosque, who had served his sentence on the charge of justifying terrorism, has said that he had gained "useful experience."

June 19, 2019 17:55

  • Two natives of Dagestan detained in case on financing IS*

    In Moscow and the Moscow Region, law enforcers detained two natives of Dagestan, suspected of transferring money to terrorists. Searches at homes of Dagestani natives are being carried out in seven regions, including Dagestan, the Stavropol Territory, and the Astrakhan Region, the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF) reports.

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