МOSCOW, 30 NOVEMBER— #Romanovs100, the large-scale, cross-platform, multimedia project launched by RT to mark the centenary of the execution of the last Russian royal family, won in two categories at the Drum Social Buzz Awards, a competition honoring outstanding work in social media. RT’s project took first in the category ‘Best International Strategy’, as well […]

RT's 360 spacewalk snatches Shorty award for best use of virtual reality

The first-ever panoramic video filmed in outer space, produced by RT in collaboration with Russian cosmonauts, has won a prestigious prize for the best use of virtual reality at the annual Shorty Awards 2018. The most immersive way to experience a spacewalk, short of going on one yourself, is the RT video that captures a […]

WATCH RT's last interview with late 'Fidelito' Castro, Fidel's eldest son

Published time: 2 Feb, 2018 04:16 Edited time: 2 Feb, 2018 04:24 Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, the eldest son of Cuban revolution icon Fidel, took his own life after a battle with depression. Watch “Fidelito” talk about the fate of revolutions and revolutionaries, in this ‘Worlds Apart’ interview. A prominent nuclear scientist in Cuba, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart […]

Lavrov doesn't want 'race of bans' with US after RT's Congress accreditation revoked

Published time: 2 Dec, 2017 04:24 Edited time: 2 Dec, 2017 04:26 Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says he wouldn’t want a “race of bans” between Russia and the US, as the Russian State Duma mulls a tit-for-tat response to the revoking of RT’s press accreditation in Congress. The minister was speaking at a joint […]

World Cup Draw: RT's Peter Schmeichel & Stan Collymore talk results and drama

There promises to be a lot of drama at the 2018 World Cup in Russia as the 2010 World Cup winners Spain have been placed in the same group as Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal. Football greats Peter Schmeichel and Stan Collymore discuss the results of the draw with RT. Former Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel, who […]

Revolution in VR: Travel in time to 1917 Russia with RT's unique 360 panoramic video series

The Russian Revolution is all around, as RT viewers will now be able to witness the horrors of war, join Vladimir Lenin as he seizes power, and even watch Joseph Stalin play the piano in new 360 VR-ready videos for RT’s #1917LIVE project. “With #1917LIVE we attempted to create an alternate reality online, so that […]

Élysée Palace blocks RT's Ruptly video agency from Macron-May meeting

Published time: 14 Jun, 2017 12:42 Emmanuel Macron’s administration blocked a producer for RT’s video agency Ruptly from an event at the Élysée Palace on Tuesday. The incident appears to be the latest involving Russian media outlets and Macron, who seems to have a grudge against them. Ugo Passuello came to the residence of the […]