Vladimir Putin

Be ready for military production: Putin tells big Russian businesses

Be ready for military production: Putin tells big Russian businesses

Russia's military budget is expected to cross 3 trillion roubles this year.

Nov 23, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Russia joins search operation for Argentine submarine missing since a week

Russia has joined in the search for an Argentine military submarine that went missing with 44 crew in the southern Atlantic a week ago, the media reported on Thursday.

Nov 23, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
Trump, Putin talk foreign affairs in hour-long call

Trump, Putin talk foreign affairs in hour-long call

United States President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, spoke over the phone for a little over an hour, discussing a range of international concerns.Syria, Iran, North Korea and Ukraine were on the agenda, the White House said.

Nov 22, 2017, 06:43 AM IST
Putin meets Assad ahead of Syria talks with Turkey and Iran

Putin meets Assad ahead of Syria talks with Turkey and Iran

President Vladimir Putin said the Russian army had "saved Syria as a state" after meeting with leader Bashar al-Assad, as Syrian regime forces take an upper hand over rebels and the Islamic State group.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:37 PM IST

Syria military operation 'wrapping up', Putin tells Assad

Military operations against terrorists in Syria are coming to an end, with the focus shifting to a search for a political solution, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said as he hosted his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad in Sochi.

Nov 21, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

Vladimir Putin says he will talk to Donald Trump following Assad meeting

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he will talk to US counterpart Donald Trump on the telephone on Tuesday after an unannounced meeting with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad in Sochi.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:26 PM IST
Russia's Vladimir Putin hosts Syria's Bashar al-Assad Assad for talks: Kremlin

Russia's Vladimir Putin hosts Syria's Bashar al-Assad Assad for talks: Kremlin

Putin said he intended to talk with the Emir of Qatar, US President Donald Trump, and Middle Eastern leaders after his talks with Assad.

Nov 21, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

Leaders of Russia, Iran, Turkey meet to relaunch Syria peace process

The presidents of Russia, Turkey and Iran will meet on Wednesday for the first in a series of summits aimed at re-booting the peace process in Syria, now regime forces have an upper hand over rebels and the Islamic State group.

Nov 21, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Vladimir Putin, in decree, says Russia's armed forces are 1.9 million-strong

Vladimir Putin, in decree, says Russia's armed forces are 1.9 million-strong

President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Thursday which said Russia`s armed forces numbered just over 1.9 million people, including over 1 million military servicemen.

Nov 17, 2017, 21:37 PM IST
French President Emmanuel Macron warns Europe not to rebuff Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin

French President Emmanuel Macron warns Europe not to rebuff Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin

French President Emmanuel Macron has said US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are threatening Western values of openness and tolerance but isolating them from Europe would be counterproductive.

Nov 15, 2017, 08:31 AM IST
Russian President Putin meddling in election using fake news: Theresa May

Russian President Putin meddling in election using fake news: Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May has issued a stark warning to Russian President Vladimir Putin to stop using fake news as a weapon against the West and undermine their institutions.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:44 PM IST
Syria on agenda as Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan meet in Russia

Syria on agenda as Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan meet in Russia

Russia and Turkey have a record of struggling to overcome a regional rivalry that goes back to the Ottoman Empire and the Romanov dynasty.

Nov 13, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
Donald Trump backs US spies who said Russia meddled in presidential polls, slams 'fools' who oppose better ties

Donald Trump backs US spies who said Russia meddled in presidential polls, slams 'fools' who oppose better ties

Donald Trump said Sunday he backed US intelligence agencies who concluded that Russia meddled in the 2016 US presidential election, but slammed "fools" who oppose better ties with Moscow.

Nov 12, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Vladimir Putin told me `he didn`t meddle` in US election: Donald Trump

Vladimir Putin told me `he didn`t meddle` in US election: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Saturday said Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin told him that "he didn`t meddle" in US elections that propelled the billionaire former reality star to the White House.

Nov 11, 2017, 20:02 PM IST
Trade, connectivity a priority as Narendra Modi heads to Philippines

Trade, connectivity a priority as Narendra Modi heads to Philippines

Boosting trade and connectivity will be among the key priorities as Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins a three-day visit to the Philippines on Sunday that will see him attend the 15th Asean-India Summit and the 12th East Asia Summit.

Nov 11, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Trump, Putin agree 'no military solution' to war in Syria

Trump, Putin agree 'no military solution' to war in Syria

The United States and Russia issued a presidential joint statement saying there was "no military solution" to the war in Syria, the Kremlin said today, after their leaders met briefly on the sidelines of a regional summit in Vietnam.

Nov 11, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
Russian refusal to admit doping could block Olympic path: WADA

Russian refusal to admit doping could block Olympic path: WADA

The report by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren found that more than 1,000 Russian competitors in more than 30 sports were involved in a conspiracy to conceal positive drug tests over a period of five years.

Nov 11, 2017, 09:00 AM IST
Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump share brief handshake at APEC summit

Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump share brief handshake at APEC summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his United States counterpart Donald Trump shook hands and exchanged a few words at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam.

Nov 11, 2017, 08:54 AM IST

Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin pledge to enhance regional, international cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping met here on Friday with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, on further strengthening bilateral ties and cooperation on regional and international affairs.

Nov 11, 2017, 08:41 AM IST
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will not have separate meeting at APEC

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will not have separate meeting at APEC

US President Donald Trump will not hold a meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of a regional summit in Vietnam, the White House said Friday. 

Nov 10, 2017, 11:40 AM IST