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Founded in 1978, it quickly gathered a strong following, with a reported circulation of more than 33 million in 1990.Although its readership is now considerably smaller, its mix of political analysis and speculation, patriotic sentiment, high-profile interviews, regional supplements and consumer advice has ensured its prominence on Russia's news stands.Nezavisimaya Gazeta occupies a prominent position among the upmarket Russian press, targeting educated and politically active Russians.Although it has a small circulation, it is regarded as a prestigious platform for politicians, businessmen and academics.For much of the 1990s, newspaper ownership was dominated by the so-called oligarchs, who acquired controlling interests in many of the leading titles.

Once owned by the exiled tycoon Boris Berezovsky, the paper was bought in August 2006 by Alisher Usmanov, a steel tycoon who also runs a subsidiary of Gazprom and whose other interests include a major stake in the English football club Arsenal.The popular Moscow daily Moskovsky Komsomolets combines mass-market content with broadsheet format.