Volgograd, formerly known as Stalingrad, is the capital of Volgograd Region, Russia. It stands on the western bank of the Volga River. Volgograd will be one of the venues at the 2018 World Cup, hosting four matches.
Heartrending footage of dedicated firefighters performing CPR on a cat while its frantic owner looks on has been captured by Ruptly video crew. The episode occurred after a fire in Volgograd, Russia, which claimed three lives.
After a safe landing in Volgograd, Russia, passengers on a plane experienced some chilling moments as smoke filled the cabin. A mobile device, believed to be a portable phone charger, apparently caught fire.
A gas explosion has ripped through a residential building in the city of Volgograd, southwest Russia, media reported, citing emergency services. At least two people were killed and 11 injured in the blast, reports suggest.