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Russian police search opposition leader Navalny`s home

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 12:32

Russian police on Friday were searching the home of opposition leader and President Vladimir Putin`s biggest critic Alexei Navalny, his lawyer said.

Vladimir Putin enemy escapes immediate threat of jail

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 20:08

Prominent Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Thursday escaped the imminent threat of jail when a court ruled to extend his house arrest by another six months, his spokeswoman said.

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny convicted of slander

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 21:44

Top Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was found guilty today of slandering a lawmaker and ordered to pay a hefty fine, the latest legal case against the prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin.

Russia bans several websites critical of gov`t

Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 04:41

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.

Russian court puts Putin foe under house arrest, bars Internet use

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 16:14

A Russian court on Friday placed opposition leader Alexei Navalny under house arrest for at least two months and barred him from using the Internet or speaking to the media.

Russia calls for house arrest of Kremlin critic Navalny

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 00:40

Russia`s powerful Investigative Committee today called for opposition leader Alexei Navalny to be placed under house arrest as he is probed for fraud.

Putin critic Navalny jailed for seven days over protest

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 21:56

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was jailed for a week by a court on Tuesday for resisting arrest at a protest over the convictions of activists for attacking police at a 2012 rally against President Vladimir Putin.

Russia jails opposition leader after hundreds detained for protest

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 21:14

Russia on Tuesday jailed opposition protest leader Alexei Navalny for `disobeying police` after more than 400 people were detained at a demonstration in central Moscow.

Top Putin critic elected leader of unregistered party

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 08:32

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny announced on Sunday he had been elected president of the unregistered Popular Alliance party.

Navalny returns to Moscow free man after suspension of term

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 15:14

Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny today returned to Moscow a free man after a court in the northern Kirov region turned his five-year penal colony sentence in a controversial fraud case into a suspended term.

Russian opposition leader Navalny freed, vows defiance

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 18:04

President Vladimir Putin`s chief political opponent walked free from a Russian court on Wednesday after it suspended his five-year sentence for theft, and said he could never be `hounded` out of political life.

Russian court gives Alexei Navalny suspended term on appeal

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 12:02

Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny avoided being sent to jail after a Russian court changed a five-year penal colony sentence against him in an embezzlement case into a suspended term.