Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 22:29
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he backed proposals for an amnesty for thousands of prisoners who, according to his rights advisor, could include ex-tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and the Pussy Riot punks.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 23:28
Jailed Pussy Riot punk Nadezhda Tolokonnikova is being moved to a prison camp in Siberia several thousand kilometres from Moscow.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 19:55
Jailed Pussy Riot band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova is on her way to a new penal colony in Siberia, her husband said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 21:44
Jailed Pussy Riot punk Nadezhda Tolokonnikova said in a letter released on Saturday that she feared for her life in her penal colony in the Russian region of Mordovia after resuming a hunger strike.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 17:36
Russia postponed to next month a hearing over jailed Pussy Riot punk Maria Alyokhina`s plea for a softer sentence, as her fellow jailed bandmate Nadezhda Tolokonnikova continued a hunger strike.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 20:48
The second edition of Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF), starting Oct 24, will showcase a mix of 30 films, including fiction, documentaries, short movies and experimental cinema.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 18:54
One of the jailed members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot dramatically pulled out of a hearing requesting parole from her two-year jail sentence for a protest against President Vladimir Putin in a Moscow church.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 01, 2013, 21:24
Maria Alekhina, a jailed member of the punk group Pussy Riot ended her 11-day hunger strike on Saturday after prison authorities agrees to her demands, agencies quoted an activist as saying.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 18:29
A jailed member of the Russian punk group Pussy Riot was hospitalized on Tuesday on the seventh day of a hunger strike to protest what she calls a persecution campaign against her.
Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 15:38
Russia has rejected Beatles legend, Sir Paul McCartney`s plea to free jailed female punk band Pussy Riot.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 11:33
Judge Lidiya Yakovleva said evidence showed that Tolokonnikova did not deserve early release because she had "not always followed the rules of behavior" while in custody.
Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 14:01
A member of the feminist Russian punk band Pussy Riot has come out of hiding to say the group is alive and still wants President Vladimir Putin to step down.
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