Latest Aleksandr Orlov Stories

2011-01-19 03:00:00

LONDON, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK's love of meerkats has been demonstrated once again with online visitors flocking to a new digital meerkat village, meerkovo.com.

2010-12-31 03:00:00


2010-12-13 03:00:00

LONDON, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK publishing sensation, A Simples Life by comparethemeerkat.com founder Aleksandr Orlov, looks set to hit the bookstores of Moscow as Russian publishers battle it out for the rights to a Russian translation.

2010-11-03 05:00:00


2010-10-27 05:41:00

LONDON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK's love of meerkats is expected to reach new highs next Thursday (28th October) as comparethemeerkat.com opens its first UK shop on London's prestigious Regent Street.

2010-09-29 03:00:00

LONDON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ --TV's favourite meerkat, Aleskandr Orlov, founder of comparethemeerkat.com, is making the early running in the race for a best selling book this Christmas.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.