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Vladimir Putin signs law seen as crimping social media

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 23:35

President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a law requiring Internet companies to store all personal data of Russian users at data centres in Russia.

Hollande to tackle Putin on Ukraine crisis on June 6

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 07:32

French President Francois Hollande announced Tuesday that he will hold `face to face` talks with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on June 6, with the Ukraine crisis high on the agenda.

Russia withdrawing troops from Ukraine border: US

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 01:45

Russia has withdrawn "several thousand" military personnel from the Ukrainian border in the past few days but tens of thousands of soldiers remain deployed in the region, a US defense official said Tuesday.

Stop destabilising Ukraine: US to Vladimir Putin

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 00:18

The US on Monday called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to stop "destabilising" Ukraine, expressing concern over several escalatory moves over the weekend.

Ukraine boxing champ urges Putin to avoid `mistakes of history`

Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 09:57

Heavyweight boxing champion Vladimir Klitschko urged Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday not to "repeat the mistakes of history" in his confrontation with Ukraine, the boxer`s homeland.

Putin wrong to link Crimea seizure, German unity: Berlin

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 01:06

Germany on Wednesday rejected as skewed history President Vladimir Putin`s claim that Russia absorbing the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea was akin to Germany`s reunification.

Russian medal winners at Sochi Games rewarded with luxury cars

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 11:42

Russia rewarded the athletes who helped the Winter Olympics hosts top the medals table in Sochi by presenting the 13 gold medal winners and 20 other podium finishers with luxury SUVs on Thursday.

S.Koreans blame Putin, bias for `Queen Yuna` loss

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 16:12

South Koreans blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin and biased judging at the Sochi Games after their top skater Kim Yuna was denied back-to-back Olympic golds by Russia`s Adelina Sotnikova.

Vladimir Putin backs Egypt army chief`s run for president

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 21:20

Vladimir Putin on Thursday wished Egypt`s military chief victory in the nation`s presidential vote.

Relationship with Putin not icy despite `tough guy` stance, says Obama

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 06:47

US President Barack Obama said in an interview that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin have a pragmatic and respectful relationship.

Thousands march in Russia to demand prisoners` release

Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 04:22

Thousands of demonstrators marched through Moscow on Sunday to demand Russia free eight prisoners jailed after a 2012 protest against President Vladimir Putin.

Putin demands regular reports on Sochi Olympics

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 14:41

Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked the organisers of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics for fortnightly reports on the preparations for the Games.