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Russia bans several websites critical of gov`t

Russia has banned several websites notable for their criticism of the government and a blog run by prominent opposition leader Alexei Navalny as the Kremlin intensified its crackdown on independent media amid tensions over Kremlin.

Mar 14, 2014, 04:41 AM IST

Russia news site chief fired over Ukraine coverage

The owner of a leading independent Russian news website has fired its chief editor following official complaints over the outlet`s coverage of Ukraine.

Mar 13, 2014, 01:57 AM IST