Last Updated: Monday, August 16, 2010, 15:28
Russia`s worst ever heatwave are showing signs of relenting.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 11, 2010, 18:54
Russian workers have increased forest patrols contaminated by Chernobyl nuclear disaster.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 05, 2010, 16:52
Russia has removed all the
explosives and nuclear materials from the Federal Nuclear
Centre in the Volga region to protect it from raging wildfires
that have left 50 people dead.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 04, 2010, 16:03
President Dmitry Medvedev on Wednesday interrupted his holiday to hold emergency talks on Russia`s worst forest fires in modern history as firefighters struggled to contain the crisis.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 03, 2010, 12:08
President Dmitry Medvedev declared a state of emergency in seven Russian regions over the worst wildfires in a generation as the death toll rose to 40.
Last Updated: Monday, August 02, 2010, 13:38
A record heat wave has dried Russian forests and fields to a crisp.
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