Russia opens criminal case against ex-defence minister Serdyukov

Russian investigators on Thursday brought criminal charges against former defence minister Anatoly Serdyukov, who was fired a year ago in a major corruption scandal.

India, Russia to firm up Putin visit agenda

India and Russia are expected to iron out differences over civil nuclear liability issues.

Russian military pay rises, but draft to remain

Although salaries for members of the Russian armed forces are rising fast, the country will continue to rely on conscription in coming years, Defence Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said.

India, Russia Defence Ministers` meet postponed

The annual meet of Defence Ministers of India and Russia has been deferred till October 10 due to inability of the visiting minister to reach here.

Navy team to visit Russia to monitor Gorshkov`s progress

Indian Navy team is scheduled to visit Russia in the next few days to monitor the progress of work on the warship.

Russia completes restructuring of its command structure

Russia has completed the
restructuring of its command structure by putting in place
four integrated strategic commands to replace traditional
military districts, Defence Minster Anatoly Serdyukov said.