novgorod novgorod  /ˈnɑv ɡə ˌrɑd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in northwestern Russia on the Volkhov River; Russia's oldest city and an important trading center in the Middle Ages

News

  • Soccer-Russian championship results and standings

    July 14 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Russian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, July 14 Anzhi Makhachkala 2 Lokomotiv Moscow 2 Dynamo Moscow 2 FC Volga Nizhny Novgorod 2 Kuban Krasnodar 1 Rubin Kazan 1 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 FC Volga Nizhny Novgorod 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 1 Lokomotiv Moscow 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 -------------------------3 Anzhi Makhachkala 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 3 Dynamo ...
    on July 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "More democracy, less democracy; more freedom of the press, less freedom of the press -- just ask people in Nizhny Novgorod what they think," says Deripaska, referring to the central Russian city that's home to his automaking business.
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: Oleg Deripaska Source: Bloomberg

  2. "A series of high-profile terrorist acts have been solved, including the bombing of the Nevsky Express train in the Novgorod region," Nurgaliyev said at a meeting of anti-organized crime officers, Interfax reported.
    on Nov 15, 2007 By: Rashid Nurgaliyev Source: The Moscow Times

  3. "As with the previous marches in Moscow, in St. Petersburg, and in Nizhny Novgorod, the problem is that authorities are reluctant to observe the law and the Russian Constitution," Kasparov said. "We are acting in full compliance with Federal...
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Garry Kasparov Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

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