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Body of Plane Crash Victim Found

The body of a victim and the documents of a journalist from Perviy kanal have been found at the site of the crash of the Russian TU-154 plane, announced to TASS a source from the military forces.

World » Russia | December 25, 2016, Sunday // 11:09 | Viewed: 18796

Russian Plane Crashes in Black Sea

A TU-154 plane of the Russian military ministry with 91 people on board has crashed in the Black Sea, announced to TASS military structures in the region, cited by Focus Agency.

World » Russia | December 25, 2016, Sunday // 09:08 | Viewed: 16852

Putin: Transit of Russian Gas Through Ukraine to Europe Is in Question

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that the transit of Russian gas through Ukraine to Europe is in question.

World » Russia | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 4240

Russia Will Not Allow Infringement of Its Rights, Putin Says

Russian Vladimir Putin has asserted that his country will decide for its own future and will fork for a system of international relations not based on pretence for “hegemony”.

World » Russia | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 12:33 | Viewed: 4535

President Putin Appoints New Russian Economy Minister

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Deputy Finance Minister Maxim Oreshkin as the new Minister of the Economy.

World » Russia | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 9200

Russia Bans Access to LinkedIn Social Network

Russia has banned the use of the professional social network LinkedIn.

World » Russia | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 21:04 | Viewed: 10214

Kremlin Hails 'Some Statements' of Bulgaria President-Elect

Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesperson has said Moscow welcomes "some of the statements" of victors in both Bulgaria and Moldova's presidential elections whose second rounds were held Sunday.

World » Russia | November 14, 2016, Monday // 14:53 | Viewed: 4223

Amnesty International Moscow Office Closed Down

The office of the non-governmental organisation Amnesty International in Moscow has been closed down.

World » Russia | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 17:33 | Viewed: 6142

Russia Extends Aleppo Ceasefire by 24 Hours

The humanitarian ceasefire in Aleppo kept by the Russian and Syrian armies since Thursday morning has been extended by 24 hours so that civilians and fighters have the opportunity to leave the rebel districts under siege in the city, stated Russian Defenc

World » Russia | October 20, 2016, Thursday // 19:27 | Viewed: 9496

Banner Portraying Russian President Putin Hung on New York Bridge

A banner portraying Russian President Vladimir Putin and a slogan “Peacekeeper” was hung on the Manhattan Bridge in New York.

World » Russia | October 7, 2016, Friday // 11:50 | Viewed: 11387

Russia 'Not Hindering' Any of UN Top Job Candidates of Bulgaria

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov has said his country does not reject any UN Secretary General candidate outright and will bar none from running in the race.

World » Russia | October 4, 2016, Tuesday // 11:36 | Viewed: 3471

Russian MP: Bulgarian Politicians Have No Sense of Humour

Bulgarians who got insulted by a comment that Russia will buy the entire Bulgaria have to differentiate between what is serious and what is not, Russian MP-elect Pyotr Tolstoy has said.

World » Russia | September 26, 2016, Monday // 07:27 | Viewed: 3693

Putin Appoints EU-Blacklisted Official as Spy Chief

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Sergey Naryshkin, until now speaker of Parliament's lower house, as head of foreign intelligence service (SVR).

World » Russia | September 23, 2016, Friday // 13:35 | Viewed: 88295

Russian MP Candidate: We Will Buy the Entire Bulgaria

A lawmaker running on ruling United Russia party's ticket in the Sunday elections has said Russia will buy out the entire Bulgarian state.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 11:38 | Viewed: 20349

Russia Mulls Setting Up 'KGB-Like' Ministry - Reports

Russia plans the creation of a Ministry of State Security (MGB) in a large-scale institutional restructuring, sources quoted by daily Kommersant have suggested.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 11:11 | Viewed: 3177

Ruling Party in Russia Secures Majority in Parliament

United Russia party of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has gained a stable majority in Parliament's lower house after the general election held on Sunday, official results indicate.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 10:31 | Viewed: 13741

UN Top Job Race: Russia Not Ruling Out Late Entry

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister has said Moscow sees as "likely" a late entry in the race for UN Secretary General, in an apparent reference to Kristalina Georgieva, the EU Commission Vice President for Budget and Human Resources.

World » Russia | September 19, 2016, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 3316

Russia Elections: Same Parties to Enter Parliament - Exit Poll

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's United Russia party has won by a landslide the elections held in the country on Sunday, but has lost some support, exit polls have suggested.

World » Russia | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 21:30 | Viewed: 2938

Tensions in Kiev, Odessa as Russians Vote in General Elections

Scuffles have broken out in front of Russia's diplomatic services in Kiev and Odessa as Russia goes to the polls.

World » Russia | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 20:17 | Viewed: 3961

US, Russia in Row over Black Sea Interception

Moscow and Washington have traded mutual accusations over an incident with aircraft over the Black Sea.

World » Russia | September 8, 2016, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 3286

Russia’s Innovative Unit at Novovoronezh NPP Releases First Electricity to the Grid

An innovative, Generation III+ power unit at Novovoronezh NPP was connected to the national grid and produced the first 240 MW of electricity, Rosenergoatom, part of Rosatom, announced on Friday.

World » Russia | August 5, 2016, Friday // 16:24 | Viewed: 3766
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