Photo Essays

Suicide Bombings Strike Moscow Metro

At least 37 people have been killed after two female suicide bombers blew themselves up on Moscow Metro trains in the Monday morning rush hour

Flying Day in Moscow

The annual Flying Day competition from Red Bull challenges people to create human-powered flying machines and launch them from a three-story deck with the hope...

"Polluted Russia"

The Soviet Union's legacy was an environment scarred beyond measure. Sadly those who hold power in Moscow now have done too little to clean up the...

Moscow Nights

TIME photographer Christopher Morris navigates the Russian capital, from the depths of the underground to the top of its lavish party scene.

The A List

From leather jackets in Spain to denim in Moscow — here's what's selling in the global men's market

Inside Putin's Russia

TIME photographer Yuri Kozyrev travels from Moscow to St. Petersburg, searching his native land for what has changed and what has stayed the same after eight...

Terror and Tragedy

A bomb tore through a busy pedestrian underpass in central Moscow during Tuesday's evening rush hour, killing eight people and injuring dozens more. Hundreds of...

Aleksander Solzhenitsyn1918 - 2008

The Nobel Prize-winning author who exposed the horrors of the Soviet gulags and who became the conscience of the Russian nation has died in Moscow at age 89.

Dagestan and Russia's Long War

The tension between Moscow and Islamic insurgents spreads to other parts of the Caucasus, where the Kremlin's brutal methods have left a trail of...

Theater of War

The Chechen war comes home to Moscow — the raid that killed over 100 hostages and 50 of their captors. WARNING: Some of the photographs that follow contain...

Putin's Patriotic Youth Camp

This summer, some 10,000 Russians will head to a summer camp north of Moscow run by Nashi — "Ours" in Russian — a youth group supportive of President Vladimir...