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FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia to win first match, predicts Achilles the 'psychic' cat

Achilles, a deaf white cat who is official animal soothsayer for tournament, on Wednesday chose bowl of food bearing host's flag.

14 Jun 2018 1:10 PM

Russia unveils world’s first floating nuclear power station

The 21,000-tonne barge will be towed in summer of 2019 to port of Pevek in the autonomous Chukotka region in Russia’s extreme northeast.

20 May 2018 2:53 PM

Russian police on trail of weapons cache find crocodile

Pictures released by police showed the animal sitting in the dark, in a shallow muddy pool.

23 Jan 2018 10:54 AM

Russian Prez Vladimir Putin toughens law for terrorist recruitment sentences

The official publication of the law came two days after a bomb attack on a supermarket in Saint Petersburg which injured 14 people.

30 Dec 2017 1:53 PM

Trump, Merkel condemn Russian metro attack; 14 dead, dozens injured

Pictures screened on national television showed the door of a train carriage blown out, as bloodied bodies lay strewn on a station platform.

04 Apr 2017 10:28 AM


Fab Russian routelettes

A travel buff went carpooling across russia and came back with some memorable stories.

25 Mar 2017 12:05 AM