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
Cuban Missile Crisis erupted in 1962 when Moscow responded to a U.S. missile deployment in Turkey by sending ballistic missiles to Cuba.
21 Feb 2019 5:47 PM
The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.
20 Feb 2019 3:02 PM
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
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
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan will hold Syria talks in Moscow.
23 Jan 2019 10:32 AM
The fire broke out on Monday off Russia's territorial waters.
22 Jan 2019 10:24 AM
Afghanistan has long been suffering from unstable political, social and security issues.
20 Dec 2018 5:16 PM
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
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
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
The warship had been successfully extracted from the dock before it completely sank.
30 Oct 2018 4:19 PM
Trump confirmed that US will pull out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces treaty that it had signed with Russia.
21 Oct 2018 3:12 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin said everything started with the tragic events in schools in the US.
19 Oct 2018 2:43 PM
Law enforcement officials said they were treating the incident, in which many of the victims were teenage pupils, as a terrorist attack.
17 Oct 2018 6:48 PM
Moscow has been negotiating to sell the S-400 long-range surface-to-air missiles to India for months.
03 Oct 2018 7:57 AM
Report says Chepiga is highly-decorated GRU officer with rank of colonel, who assumed identify of Ruslan Boshirov for undercover mission.
27 Sep 2018 1:06 PM
Russia said it would supply the Syrian army with an S-300 air defence system and would jam radars of hostile warplanes.
25 Sep 2018 1:28 PM
Russia has denied any responsibility for the shooting-down of the plane and has presented a number of theories pointing the finger at Kiev.
18 Sep 2018 3:01 PM
The fate of the military personnel is 'unknown,' the ministry said in a statement which was carried by Russian news agencies.
18 Sep 2018 12:57 PM