The Saratov Airlines flight disappeared from radar minutes after departure for city of Orsk, some 1,500 kms to the southeast.
12 Feb 2018 9:47 AM
The Antonov An-148 plane operated by Saratov Airlines was flying to Orsk, a city in Urals, and crashed in Ramensky district outside Moscow.
11 Feb 2018 6:22 PM
It said more than 10 Russians had been detained in foreign countries with US involvement since the start of 2017.
02 Feb 2018 4:30 PM
Russia’s Investigative Committee said the attacker was detained and was now hospitalised after a suicide attempt.
20 Jan 2018 10:05 AM
The regional health ministry says that a female teacher and two students aged around 15 have been seriously wounded and are in surgery.
15 Jan 2018 4:24 PM
In Putin's view, Kim Jong-Un has shown interest in calming down the tensions over its nuclear and long-range missile programs.
12 Jan 2018 12:00 PM
The 'terrorist' attacks took place on Friday night causing 'neither casualties nor material damage'.
09 Jan 2018 12:43 PM
Polls indicate that President Vladimir Putin is on course to be comfortably re-elected.
30 Dec 2017 6:53 PM
According to the statement, Putin said that ‘mutual respect’ should be ‘a base to develop relations’ between the two countries.
30 Dec 2017 6:10 PM
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
He said he had ordered the nation's security services to ‘act decisively’ and ‘liquidate bandits on the spot.’
29 Dec 2017 12:48 PM
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