Russians, Ukrainians should keep brotherly friendship: Putin

President Vladimir Putin Tuesday said Russian and Ukrainian people should preserve the traditions of brotherly friendship.

Lithuania to ban a few Russians`` entry

Lithuanian authorities will ban a few Russian citizens from entering the Baltic country in the wake of prevailing international context and conflicts in Ukraine, a diplomat said Tuesday.

Sergei Lavrov thanks Sushma Swaraj for helping Russians in Uttarakhand mishap

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday called his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj for providing immediate assistance to the Russian tourists who had met with an accident in Uttarakhand yesterday.

WWII film on George Patton shows he was assassinated by Russians

A film based on George Patton has shown that the WWII General was assassinated by the Russians.

Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

Pro-Russian separatists who seized a provincial building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk proclaimed the region independent on Monday, an ominous echo of events prior to Russia`s annexation of Crimea.

No sex with Russians please, Ukrainian women told

In a light-hearted campaign against Russians in the wake of Moscow`s decision to annex Crimea, campaigners are now urging Ukrainian women not to have sex with Russian men.

F1 makers meet bobsleigh need for speed

In the desperate search for the fractions of a second that separate winners from losers, Olympic bobsleigh teams are harnessing the cutting-edge technology of Formula One.

Two Russians booked for assaulting Goa beach waiter

Two Russians have been booked for allegedly attacking a beach shack waiter at the popular Calangute beach late Sunday, police said Monday.

Panic as Russia mistakenly reports 55 deaths from `toxic gas`

Russians in Siberia were thrown into momentary panic on Friday when the emergencies ministry mistakenly issued a press release reporting 55 people had died from inhaling toxic chlorine gas.

Hostage crisis: Taliban capture seven Turks, two Russians

The Taliban have seized up to nine foreigners which includes seven Turks and two Russians from a civilian helicopter which had to make an emergency landing in eastern Afghanistan, as per BBC reports.

Many Russians expect contact with aliens

Almost one in four Russians (23 percent) expect the human race to be contacted by representatives of an alien civilization in the next 50 years, says an opinion poll.

Half of Russians favour ban on adoptions by US: Poll

Fifty percent of respondents in a nationwide poll are in favour of the recently introduced law banning child adoptions by Americans.

Two planes to evacuate Russians from Syria

The Russian emergencies ministry will send two planes to evacuate Russians from Syria Tuesday, a spokesperson said.

Russians to stage march against US adoption ban

Opponents of a law banning US nationals from adopting Russian children were granted permission here Wednesday to hold a protest march.

White House urged to punish Russians backing US adoption ban

The White House has been flooded with thousands of requests to blacklist Russian officials supporting a ban on US adoptions of Russian children.

Syrian rebels threaten attacks on Russians

Ukraine`s foreign ministry urged Damascus to step up its effort to ensure her release.

Three Russians saved from drowning off Goa beach

Three Russians have been saved from drowning at the Colva beach, 40 km from here, officials of a private lifeguard agency said.

Putin`s cranes vs anti-Putin protesters

President Vladimir Putin struck back on Sunday at the Russians who ridiculed his effort to lead young Siberian cranes in flight.

Just half of Russians know national anthem

Although only 49 percent of the Russians know words of their national anthem, this is still 10 percent higher than 2009.

Russia tightens security for Polish embassy

Dozens of people were injured when Polish fans attacked Russians marching through Warsaw to celebrate June 12 Russia Day national holiday.