Navalny now needs to be officially registered as a candidate by Russia’s central election commission.
25 Dec 2017 2:12 AM
Putin has been in power since 2000 either as president or prime minister.
24 Dec 2017 6:03 PM
His visit comes at a time when relations between London and Moscow are strained by differences over Ukraine and Syria.
22 Dec 2017 4:21 PM
Putin's top critic Alexei Navalny, 41, has been barred from putting his name on the ballot because of a criminal conviction.
18 Dec 2017 8:31 PM
Following a 2016 hack attack on the US Democratic Party's servers, they rapidly multiplied after Trump's election.
18 Dec 2017 12:32 PM
Alexei Ulyukayev is the highest-ranking official arrested during Putin's 17 years in power.
15 Dec 2017 1:30 PM
‘A significant part of the Russian troop contingent located in Syria is returning home to Russia,’ Putin said.
11 Dec 2017 6:10 PM
It was the North's third successful ICBM test and poses a new challenge to US
29 Nov 2017 5:59 PM
India and Russia signed a key agreement, asserting that there are no good or bad terrorists and the menace should be fought jointly.
27 Nov 2017 6:59 PM
Many people believed the killing was connected to the 41-year-old Klebnikov’s work investigating corruption in Russia.
19 Nov 2017 3:59 PM
Russia's broadside against US media is part of the fallout from allegations that the Kremlin interfered in the US presidential election.
16 Nov 2017 11:49 AM
The images were later deleted from the ministry of defence's Twitter and Facebook accounts, later said that there had been a 'mistake'.
15 Nov 2017 12:55 PM
The ministry's official account said the black-and-white images were taken on November 9 near the Syria-Iraq border.
15 Nov 2017 11:47 AM
He is a divisive figure, with many Russians viewing him as a symbol of capitalist excess.
09 Nov 2017 2:59 PM
Peskov said there was a 'great probability' that the two would discuss the situation on the Korean peninsula if such a meeting was held.
05 Nov 2017 1:24 PM
‘Uzbekistan is ready to use all forces and resources to help in the investigation of this act of terror,’ President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said.
01 Nov 2017 7:08 PM
The move went against efforts to repair ties between the two countries, which has taken a nose dive.
13 Oct 2017 2:59 PM
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said his country’s nuclear program guaranteed peace.
12 Oct 2017 11:27 AM
The accident occurred during the night near the town of Pokrov, some 110 kilometres (70 miles) east of the Russian capital.
06 Oct 2017 2:22 PM
Russia is currently staging the 'Zapad 2017' war games in the area, major exercises on NATO's eastern flank.
20 Sep 2017 4:33 PM