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Trump, Putin to hold summit in Helsinki on July 16

A terse synchronized statement said the two presidents will discuss bilateral issues, international relations.

28 Jun 2018 6:52 PM

Opposition slams Justin Trudeau for taking too many days off

The Canadian PM was also slammed for paying USD 17,044 to Vikram Vij, chef from Vancouver to prepare meal for meeting in New Delhi.

27 Jun 2018 9:34 AM

Taxi driver who hit 8 Moscow pedestrians fell asleep: Police

The Moscow city traffic authority identified the driver as 28-year-old Chyngyz Anarbek, who is from Kyrgyzstan.

18 Jun 2018 9:33 AM

Driver ploughs taxi into Moscow crowd including football fans, 8 injured

A video shows the taxi pull sharply out of line of stationary traffic and accelerate and mount the narrow pavement packed with pedestrians.

17 Jun 2018 10:29 AM

Vladmir Putin says he will meet Trump as soon as Washington is ready

The Russian prez said he did not discuss meeting venue but 'many' countries including Austria are willing to help organise such a summit.

10 Jun 2018 2:54 PM

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Russian man accidentally digs up bones of partner's murdered ex

'The villager, while digging over the earth in the vegetable patch to plant potatoes found human bones and a skull,' investigators said.

06 Jun 2018 8:14 AM

FIFA World Cup 2018: Everything to know if you are travelling to Russia

Russia will host Saudi Arabia in the first match of the World Cup on June 14.

05 Jun 2018 11:45 AM

Anti-Kremlin Russian journalist fakes death, turns up in Ukraine

Ukrainian police said Babchenko was shot multiple times in the back on Tuesday and found bleeding there by his wife.

31 May 2018 11:38 AM

Vladimir Putin 4.0 to launch amid crackdown on opposition

'I consider it my duty and my life's aim to do everything possible for Russia, for its present and for its future,' Putin said.

07 May 2018 3:54 PM

He is not our czar: Nearly 1600 reported arrested in Russian anti-Putin protests

Police also used batons against protesters who chanted 'Putin is a thief!' and 'Russia will be free!'

06 May 2018 11:38 AM

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Russia points fingers at Britain and US over 'grotesque' spy poisoning

British and Russian officials faced off at a closed-door meeting for the first time since the poisoning of the Skripals on March 4.

04 Apr 2018 6:55 PM

Moscow demands explanation after Britain searches Russian passenger plane

Russia’s Ministry of Transport said on Saturday that Moscow would demand an official explanation from Britain.

31 Mar 2018 5:29 PM

Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported

The Investigative Committee said it has detained four people for questioning but would not immediately give the cause of the fire.

26 Mar 2018 3:34 PM

International pressure mounts on Putin over poisoning of spy on UK soil

UK and its allies say Russia was behind the poisoning of Skripal and his daughter, who remain in a critical condition in Salisbury.

22 Mar 2018 10:12 AM

No desire for arms race: Putin tells West after winning elections

Putin’s victory, which comes at a time when his relations with the West are on a hostile trajectory.

20 Mar 2018 8:53 AM

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Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russia

Putin has promised to use his new term to beef up Russia’s defences against the West and to raise living standards.

19 Mar 2018 10:14 AM

Putin dismisses UK’s accusation over ex-spy’s poisoning, calls it ‘nonsense’

Putin said, 'Russia does not possess such agents. We have destroyed all our chemical arsenals under control of international observers.'

19 Mar 2018 9:07 AM

Isolated but defiant, Russia set to re-elect strongman Putin

Putin is standing against 7 other candidates, including millionaire communist Pavel Grudinin, but none are polling more than 8 per cent.

18 Mar 2018 8:32 AM

Spy poisoning standoff: Russian foreign ministry summons UK envoy

Russia is expected to announce the expulsion of some British diplomats in a retaliatory measure.

17 Mar 2018 1:15 PM

Moscow asserts it will retaliate soon to May firing of envoys over spy poisoning

‘The British government made a choice for confrontation with Russia,’ the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement.

15 Mar 2018 12:55 PM

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