While the highly contagious strain H5N8 is lethal for birds, it had never before been reported to have spread to humans
21 Feb 2021 2:02 AM
In two decades of Putin's rule, whatever little resistance was there from critics had been ironed out with brutal state repression tactics
04 Feb 2021 8:05 AM
His comments followed a nationwide vote on constitutional reforms that included an effective ban on gay marriage
04 Jul 2020 12:19 PM
Both exchange greetings ahead of the 75th anniversary of Nazi defeat in WWII, emphasizing on the "histroic alliance" between the countries
08 May 2020 2:49 PM
Russia was banned from the world’s top sporting events for four years earlier on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics.
10 Dec 2019 1:17 PM
The 2 leaders had comprehensive discussion on bilateral issues of mutual interest, especially trade, investment, energy, defence, tourism.
27 Jul 2018 10:18 AM
Trump admin has to certify that India is reducing Russian arms imports, expanding defence cooperation with US; India meets both conditions.
26 Jul 2018 4:20 PM
Democratic leaders immediately called for Trump to cancel scheduled meeting with Putin in Helsinki, White House said summit would go ahead.
14 Jul 2018 2:09 PM
US intelligence agencies have alleged that Russian hackers had tried to help Trump win White House, something Russia has flatly denied.
02 Jul 2018 12:16 PM
According to media reports, postponement of 2+2 dialogue was due to US dismantling sanctions relief given to Iran under 2015 nuclear deal.
29 Jun 2018 4:58 PM
A terse synchronized statement said the two presidents will discuss bilateral issues, international relations.
28 Jun 2018 6:52 PM
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
The trip, Macron's first to Russia as president, will see Iran's nuclear deal as well as conflicts in Syria and Ukraine being discussed.
24 May 2018 11:33 AM