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2 killed as Russian plane crashes into building during emergency landing

Investigators launched a probe into possible violation of air safety regulations, said a statement.

27 Jun 2019 2:31 PM

Moscow says downed US drone was in Iranian airspace

Iran insists the drone violated Iranian airspace near the Strait of Hormuz, but the Pentagon denies it entered Iranian territory.

25 Jun 2019 5:41 PM

Putin bans Russian flights to crisis-hit Georgia

According to health ministry, 160 demonstrators and 80 police officers were injured when police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at crowds.

22 Jun 2019 9:56 AM

Vladimir Putin's suspected lover gives birth to twin boys

Former Olympic gold medalist and rhythmic gymnast, Alina Kabaeva, 36, has long been rumoured to be in a relationship with Putin.

29 May 2019 11:11 AM

Vladimir Putin wants to fully mend Washington-Moscow ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said he wanted to 'fully restore' strained ties between US and Russia.

15 May 2019 8:58 AM

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To overcome soviet-era taboos, Russians are turning to sex coaches

The Kremlin pushing conservative values in recent years, sex, as a subject, remains largely unmentionable in Russia.

10 May 2019 9:30 AM

Pilot confirms lightning led to emergency landing in deadly plane blaze in Russia

The pilot of a Russian passenger plane on the runway of Moscow's busiest airport, killing 41 people, said lightning led to the landing.

06 May 2019 4:13 PM

Putin Signs Controversial Internet Law For 'Centralised Traffic Control'

This control will pass to the Russian FSB security service and media monitoring agency Roskomnadzor, which is known to block content.

02 May 2019 5:35 PM

Not sure if US guarantees will make North Korea de-nuclearise: Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin said US security guarantees would probably not be enough to persuade Pyongyang to shut its nuclear programme.

26 Apr 2019 10:55 AM

Kremlin confirms Kim Jong Un-Putin meeting to commence in late April

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia in late April for his first meeting with President Vladimir Putin.

18 Apr 2019 5:54 PM

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'Dark moment for press freedom': Edward Snowden reacts to Assange arrest

Snowden fled to Russia in 2013 after leaking thousands of classified documents to media about the US government's surveilance activities.

11 Apr 2019 5:20 PM

Under a new Russian law, you could land in jail if you insult Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed controversial laws that allow courts to fine and briefly jail people for showing disrespect.

19 Mar 2019 10:46 AM

India plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters from Russia: report

The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.

20 Feb 2019 3:02 PM

Putin says Russia exiting missile treaty in response to US move

President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia was suspending its participation in a key Cold War-era missile treaty.

02 Feb 2019 4:56 PM

‘Vampire killer’ who cut up friend’s body, drank blood found faking as doctor

A Russian man was charged with faking documents to work as a hospital doctor after reportedly spending a decade in a psychiatric facility.

02 Feb 2019 11:48 AM

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At least 4 civilians killed in Herat explosion

Afghanistan has long been suffering from unstable political, social and security issues.

20 Dec 2018 5:16 PM

Won’t let US see missile at heart of nuclear dispute, says Russia

Russia has accused US of inventing a false pretext to exit a treaty it wants to leave anyway so as to develop new missiles.

20 Dec 2018 1:11 PM

25-yr-old man killed on Moscow runway after being hit by plane during take-off

The incident occurred in Sheremetyevo airport at around 8pm on Tuesday as the plane was taking off on a flight to Athens.

21 Nov 2018 1:40 PM

Russia slaps sanctions on Ukraine politicians, businesses

On the list are Yulia Tymoshenko, a ex-PM who is among favourites for president in polls next year, and Interior Minister Arsen Avakov.

01 Nov 2018 3:22 PM

Russia's only aircraft carrier damaged after floating dock sinks

The warship had been successfully extracted from the dock before it completely sank.

30 Oct 2018 4:19 PM

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