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UK cyber agency targets Kaspersky in warning on Russian software

UK cyber agency targets Kaspersky in warning on Russian software

Britain`s main cybersecurity agency on Friday warned British government agencies to avoid using anti-virus software from Russian companies, the latest in a series of moves targeting Moscow-based security software maker Kaspersky Lab.

Dec 02, 2017, 07:14 AM IST
Quick-witted Russian soldier who averted Cold War nuclear conflict dies

Quick-witted Russian soldier who averted Cold War nuclear conflict dies

The Russian held his nerve when the radar screen showed five US ballistic missiles cruising toward the Soviet Union.

Sep 18, 2017, 22:07 PM IST

Russian surveillance plane creates buzz in Washington

A low-flying Russian airplane created a buzz in the nation's capital, but it turns out the surveillance flight over the Capitol, Pentagon and other sites was cleared by the US government under a long-standing global treaty.

Aug 10, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

Russian surveillance plane creates buzz in Washington

A low-flying Russian airplane created a buzz in the nation's capital, but it turns out the surveillance flight over the Capitol, Pentagon and other sites was cleared by the US government under a long-standing global treaty.

Aug 10, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

Nunes said he was stepping aside temporarily to address the ethics complaint.

Apr 06, 2017, 21:09 PM IST
Russia sends 150 demining experts to Syria's Palmyra: Report

Russia sends 150 demining experts to Syria's Palmyra: Report

More than 150 Russian demining experts have arrived in Syria to help demine the ancient city of Palmyra, Russian news agencies quoted the Defence Ministry as saying on Thursday.

Mar 16, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
French Open reluctant to hand Maria Sharapova wild card despite doping ban return

French Open reluctant to hand Maria Sharapova wild card despite doping ban return

The Russian superstar will return to the tour on April 26 in Stuttgart, the day that her 15-month ban for testing positive for the banned substance meldonium ends.

Mar 03, 2017, 10:34 AM IST

Syrian government says ready for prisoner swaps with rebels

Syrian rebels cast doubt on Monday that they would attend Russian-backed peace talks in Kazakhstan this week, accusing Moscow of failing to get Damascus to fully comply with a ceasefire deal or release any prisoners.

Feb 13, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
Upgraded to 800m Olympic gold, but Caster Semenya isn't elated

Upgraded to 800m Olympic gold, but Caster Semenya isn't elated

Semenya finished second behind the Russian in both Daegu in 2011 and London 2012 and is now set to become a double Olympic champion after her victory in Rio 2016

Feb 12, 2017, 20:38 PM IST
Russian runner Mariya Savinova-Farnosova banned, loses London Olympic gold for doping

Russian runner Mariya Savinova-Farnosova banned, loses London Olympic gold for doping

CAS said all prizes won between July 26, 2010 and August 19, 2013, are forfeited.

Feb 11, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Maria Sharapova to make comeback at Stuttgart claycourt after learning boxing during doping ban

Maria Sharapova to make comeback at Stuttgart claycourt after learning boxing during doping ban

Sharapova will return to action at the Stuttgart claycourt tournament on April 26 after her initial two-year ban was cut to 15 months.

Feb 02, 2017, 11:43 AM IST
Aus Open'17: Andy Murray beats Sam Querrey in straight sets to reach fourth round of grand slam

Aus Open'17: Andy Murray beats Sam Querrey in straight sets to reach fourth round of grand slam

Seeking his maiden title in Melbourne after five losses in the final, Murray was made to work hard to close out victory in the third set.

Jan 20, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

PBL 2017: Ajay Jayaram, H S Prannoy star as Mumbai Rockets thrash Delhi Acers 6-1

The victory also boosted the Rockets to the second place on the table with a 6-0 points advantage behind Chennai Smashers.

Jan 04, 2017, 11:03 AM IST
ISIS suspect Abu Musa planned to attack Mother House in Kolkata; target was American, British and Russian visitors: NIA sources

ISIS suspect Abu Musa planned to attack Mother House in Kolkata; target was American, British and Russian visitors: NIA sources

NIA sources has revealed that ISIS suspect Abu Musa had planned to attack Mother House in Kolkata.

Dec 25, 2016, 13:35 PM IST
Hillary Clinton slams Donald Trump for his 'absolute allegiance' to Russia

Hillary Clinton slams Donald Trump for his 'absolute allegiance' to Russia

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has slammed Donald Trump for his 'absolute allegiance' to Russia that raises national security concerns, prompting her Republican rival to deny having any "relationship" with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Aug 01, 2016, 15:40 PM IST
Lindsay Lohan learning Russian?

Lindsay Lohan learning Russian?

Lindsay Lohan wanted to be able to communicate better with Tarabasov and his family so has been having lessons in his native tongue.

Jul 14, 2016, 07:39 AM IST
'Istanbul airport bombers were Russian, Uzbek, Kyrgyz nationals'

'Istanbul airport bombers were Russian, Uzbek, Kyrgyz nationals'

Three suspected Islamic State suicide bombers who killed 43 people in a gun and bomb attack at Istanbul`s main airport this week were Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz nationals, a Turkish government official said on Thursday.

Jun 30, 2016, 23:16 PM IST

Russian ambassador denies Moscow supporting Taliban

Russia`s ambassador to Afghanistan denied on Monday that Moscow was giving its backing to the Taliban in its fight against Islamic State militants.

Apr 26, 2016, 02:50 AM IST

Assad hails Iran, Russia role in war on terror

Iran and Russia have been the crucial allies of the Syrian government throughout the long-running conflict in Syria.

Mar 19, 2016, 22:05 PM IST
Shocking! Russian chopped off his girlfriend's head and had sex with it

Shocking! Russian chopped off his girlfriend's head and had sex with it

Aleksandr was declared mentally ill and has been detained in a psychiatric institute.

Mar 12, 2016, 20:26 PM IST