Articles by Tamara Shanaeva

Buying a house in Vladikavkaz

16/07/2010 -  Tamara Shanaeva Vladikavkaz

In North Ossetia, an increasing number of people are able to fulfil the dream of owning their own home. A deeper journey into Vladikavkaz's real-estate market winds through construction scandals, bank offers, new mansions, and Stalinist apartments

Stop Elektrozink

03/03/2010 -  Tamara Shanaeva Vladikavkaz

The citizens of Vladikavkaz are protesting against Elektrozink, a metallurgical factory known for its toxic emissions. Worries for health and environment, though, clash with the difficulties of closing the main plant in the region that gives work to over 2000 people