Produced by Viktoria Tenishcheva
01 April 2021
Do Ice-Skating Corpses Insult 'Religious Feelings'? Russia Investigates Body Worlds
In the latest manifestation of the influence of Russia’s conservative movement, the Russian Orthodox Church has joined forces with communists and pro-Kremlin politicians to secure a government probe into the international Body Worlds exhibit, which uses genuine body parts to teach human anatomy.
05 February 2021
No Food, No Bed, No Contacts: What Happened To St. Petersburg's Detainees
They live in conditions reportedly akin to torture, according to some rights activists, and cannot always tell relatives their whereabouts. Current Time looked into the fate of a few of St. Petersburg's estimated 260 detainees from the February 2 protests against Aleksei Navalny's imprisonment.