Khanty-Mansiysk love



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  • proper n. The capital of Khanty-Mansi autonomous okrug (also called Khantia-Mansia), Russia


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  • In 2008, official poverty rates ranged from 38% in Kalmykia in the south to 7.4% in oil-rich Khanty-Mansiysk.

    The rebirth of Russian foreign aid

  • Speaking from the Siberian city of Khanty-Mansiysk, where the ballot was held, CJ de Mooi, the president of the English Chess Federation, said: It was unbelievable.

    Chess world shocked as Karpov fails to capture top job

  • It was a moment of disbelief when the game between the Czech David Navara and Alexander Moiseenko of the Ukraine finished Sunday at the 2011 World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.

    Lubomir Kavalek: The Hand of God in Chess?

  • The team of Ukraine had it all at the 39th Chess Olympiad in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, that finished Sunday.

    Lubomir Kavalek: Ukraine Wins Chess Olympiad

  • The chess olympiad in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia is in full swing, moving into the second half.

    Lubomir Kavalek: Ivanchuk Dominates Chess Olympiad

  • Natalia Kolesnikova/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Synnoeve Solemdal of Norway (left) and Mari Laukkanen of Finland lie on the snow after crossing the finish line during the women's 7. 5-kilometer sprint event of the Biathlon World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, on Thursday.

    Sports Snapshots

  • Karpov is famous enough to turn some small countries his way, but the vote will be during the biennial team Olympiad at Khanty-Mansiysk in Siberia, a favoured Ilyumzhinov site.

    Kirsan Ilyumzhinov to battle Karpov and Kasparov for Fide presidency

  • Dmitry Lovetsky/Associated Press SLEIGH RIDE: A couple rode on a dog-pulled sleigh near bronze rhino sculptures in the Siberian city of Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, Friday.

    Today's Photos: March 27

  • Housing prices have tripled in the last five years, partly driven by a free-spending clientele from Khanty-Mansiysk and a slew of other oil-rich provinces.

    Too Much Money

  • He said he had recently returned from company visits in metals-and-mining town Novosibirsk in Siberia and oil town Khanty-Mansiysk in Russia's Far East.

    LSE slows Russia push


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