BBC Russian, more than the news in Russian

BBC Russian distinctive content is now easier and faster to access for free on your Android phone.

The app is simple to use, with stories in Russian arranged into categories covering Latest News, Russia, Economics, Science, Society, UK, Sports, Video and Audio.

You can also view all stories within the app in chronological order or according to their popularity among the users.

With the BBC Russian App you can:

• Keep up to date with the latest headlines
• Read and watch the most popular news stories
• Get in-depth features and analysis of big stories
• Personalise the app, choosing the News categories that most interest you
• Increase or decrease the story text size
• Share stories by email, Facebook and Twitter
• Read the top three stories from each category even when you're offline
• Watch video content over Wi-Fi and 3G connections

We welcome your comments and feedback.

From version BBC Russian 6.0.8:

This release introduces some changes to how you find content in the app. We have moved the most useful sections to the bottom of the main screen and made them more accessible including Top Stories and Topics. We have also modernised the look and feel throughout the app.

All versions
BBC Russian 6.0.8
November 11, 2022


Uploaded:November 11, 2022 at 12:12AM UTC

File size:26.06 MB


BBC Russian 6.0.7
October 20, 2022


Uploaded:October 20, 2022 at 3:07PM UTC

File size:26.05 MB


BBC Russian 6.0.6
September 21, 2022


Uploaded:September 21, 2022 at 3:52PM UTC

File size:25.81 MB


BBC Russian 6.0.2
August 11, 2022


Uploaded:August 11, 2022 at 6:47PM UTC

File size:24.93 MB


BBC Russian 5.16.0
September 11, 2020


Uploaded:September 11, 2020 at 9:29AM UTC

File size:18.87 MB


BBC Russian 5.15.0
August 17, 2020


Uploaded:August 17, 2020 at 11:43AM UTC

File size:18.93 MB


BBC Russian 5.14.0
July 16, 2020


Uploaded:July 16, 2020 at 11:47PM UTC

File size:18.51 MB