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The US Published the 'Putin' List of 210 Names of Politicians and Oligarchs

A total of 114 Russian politicians and high-ranking civil servants, as well as 96 oligarchs, have entered the list of people about whom it is believed that their power or wealth is related to President Vladimir Putin.

World » Russia | January 30, 2018, Tuesday // 11:42 | Viewed: 4908

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Freed After Being Arrested During Protests

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released after he was arrested Sunday during anti-Kremlin protests in Moscow, according to his official Twitter account.

World » Russia | January 29, 2018, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 5182

Russian Police Seek Forced Entry to Opposition Leader Navalny's Office

Russian police arrived at the Moscow headquarters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Sunday morning and started to try to force their way in by using an angle grinder, Kira Yarmysh, a spokeswoman for Navalny said, Reuters reported.

World » Russia | January 28, 2018, Sunday // 10:39 | Viewed: 4983

Children in the Crimea Learn to Place and Dispose of Mines

On the Russian-annexed Crimea peninsula, unusual school activities were held - children were taught how to handle mines, Nova TV reported.

World » Russia | January 25, 2018, Thursday // 10:39 | Viewed: 4391

Lavrov: The Rusophobia of the West Today is Unprecedented

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that "the rusophobia of the West" is even worse than it was even during the Cold War and warned that Moscow had "red lines" to be respected.

World » Russia | January 22, 2018, Monday // 10:56 | Viewed: 4678

Roscosmos is Considering the Commercialization of the Russian ISS Segment

Roscosmos is considering the commercialization of the Russian space segment of the International Space Station (ISS).

World » Russia | January 19, 2018, Friday // 12:05 | Viewed: 5535

Russia Accused the Ukrainian Authorities of Preparing for a New War

Russia accused the Ukrainian authorities of preparing for a new war after the parliament in Kiev passed the law on the reintegration of Donbass, defining the armed conflict in the eastern part of the country as "a temporary Russian occupation," the BNR re

World » Russia | January 19, 2018, Friday // 09:41 | Viewed: 4549

Private Armies will be Legalized in Russia

A bill on the legalization of private military companies will be submitted to the Russian parliament.

World » Russia | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 12:27 | Viewed: 4984

Religious Propaganda in Russia Pushes People to the Supernatural

Over the last decade, people in Russia have begun to believe that there is life after death, and that "dead relatives can influence the living," Kommersant introduces findings from a study of the Levada Center.

World » Russia | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 4328

A Surprising Contraction of the Russian Economy in November 2017

Russia's economy shrank surprisingly in November 2017, mainly as a result of declining industrial production, BNR reported.

World » Russia | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 4820

Vladimir Putin: Russia is Ready to Hand Over to Ukraine the Ships and Aviation from Crimea

Russia is ready to surrender to Ukraine the warships and air transport from Crimea, but they are in a desolate state and Moscow is ready to allow Ukrainian specialists to use non-transport ammunition, Russian President Vladimir Putin said, according to RI

World » Russia | January 12, 2018, Friday // 13:49 | Viewed: 4420

The Kremlin will Lift Electoral Activity with Selfies and Family Games

The Kremlin has prepared recommendations for Russian regions to introduce games that could boost the presidential election on March 18, RBK said, citing sources in power and documents drafted by the presidency.

World » Russia | January 11, 2018, Thursday // 10:28 | Viewed: 3643

Kremlin Says Russia has Enough Troops in Syria to Address Attacks

Russia has enough forces remaining in Syria to withstand possible attacks on its bases, a Kremlin spokesman said on Tuesday, quoted by Reuters.

World » Russia | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 11:20 | Viewed: 3770

Russia is Considering Creating its Own Cryptocurrency in Order to Avoid Western Sanctions

Russia will probably seek to create its own cryptocurrency, the BNR reports referring to the Financial Times.

World » Russia | January 3, 2018, Wednesday // 10:39 | Viewed: 3568

Putin Signed the Increase in the Minimum Wage

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law on raising minimum wage (MLP) to the minimum living level, transmits news.

World » Russia | December 29, 2017, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 4558

Bus Crashes Into Moscow Bus Stop, Injuring Three (Video)

Russia's Emergencies Situations Ministry has rejected reports that two people were killed in a Moscow bus crash on December 29, saying that the accident left three people injured.

World » Russia | December 29, 2017, Friday // 14:04 | Viewed: 4045

Putin Calls Blast in St. Petersburg Terror Attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that a terrorist attack occurred in St.

World » Russia | December 28, 2017, Thursday // 13:40 | Viewed: 4027

Russia has Prevented 60 Terrorist Attacks

Russian intelligence services have thwarted 60 terrorist attacks this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.

World » Russia | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 11:21 | Viewed: 2492

Russian Parliament Sets March 18 as Presidential Election Date

 The upper house of the Russian parliament voted on Friday to set March 18 as the date of next year’s presidential election, reported Reuters.

World » Russia | December 15, 2017, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2590

Putin Says will Run as Independent Candidate For New Kremlin Term

Russian President Vladimir Putin, seeking a new term in office in a March election, said on Thursday he would run as an independent candidate while hoping for support from more than one political party, according to Reuters.

World » Russia | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 11:59 | Viewed: 3902

Russia's Putin Says Will Seek New Presidential Term in 2018

(Reuters) Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on Wednesday he would seek re-election in March 2018, a contest opinion polls show he will comfortably win, setting the stage for him to extend his dominance of Russia’s political landscape into a third

World » Russia | December 6, 2017, Wednesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 4759
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