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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

'Russian militarily ready for Cuban missile-style crisis if US wants one': Putin

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

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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Putin and Erdogan to hold Syria talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan will hold Syria talks in Moscow.

23 Jan 2019 10:32 AM

Ships with Indian, Turkish crews catch fire in Kerch Strait, 11 dead

The fire broke out on Monday off Russia's territorial waters.

22 Jan 2019 10:24 AM

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

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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

Withdrawal from nuclear arms deal 'dangerous step' for US: Russia

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

‘Result of globalisation,’ says Putin on Crimean school shooting

Russian President Vladimir Putin said everything started with the tragic events in schools in the US.

19 Oct 2018 2:43 PM

18 killed as gunmen storm into college in Crimea, set off bomb

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

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India, Russia to sign defence systems deal during Putin’s visit: Kremlin aide

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

UK spy poisoning suspect part of Russian military intelligence: report

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 boosts Syria air defence after downing of Russian plane

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 claims fresh proof that Ukraine downed flight MH17

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

Russian military jet vanishes off Syria during Israeli missile attack

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

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