Russia has allowed thousands of people to attend sporting events in recent weeks including Champions League games and an F1 race.
Snowden, a former contractor with the U.S. National Security Agency, has been living in Russia since 2013 to escape prosecution in the U.S..
The Russian president said he asked the country's Prosecutor General to immediately allow opposition figure Alexei Navalny to be moved to Germany for urgent treatment.
Russia has the fourth-highest virus caseload in the world with a total of 1.3 million registered infections, and more than 23,000 deaths.
Creator Svetlana Kuzevanova started making murals with bottle caps after being inspired by her cross stitch-patterns.
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Irina Slavina set herself on fire outside a regional police headquarters on Friday.
World Athletics had previously said RusAF could be expelled from membership if it didn't compose an anti-doping plan.
Navalny's flat and some of his bank accounts were frozen while he lay in a coma in Berlin, the Kremlin critic's spokeswoman said on Thursday.
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Russia's space agency has announced an independent national effort to explore Earth's twin after news there could be signs of life in the Venus' clouds.
Before being poisoned, Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was urging Russians to vote tactically by casting their ballot for candidates best placed to defeat the ruling United Russia party.
The WorldSkills Russia National Competition takes place annually and brings outstanding students and trainers of technical and vocational education from around the country.
A peer review of trials of the Sputnik V vaccine published in The Lancet reports promising results, but adds that more work is needed.