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US not engaged in a Cold War with Russia: White House

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 06:06

The United States is not locked in a Cold War with Russia, the White House has said asserting that the situation and ground realities are now quite different from those of the earlier era.

Ukraine in bloody battle to oust pro-Russian gunmen

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 23:11

At least two people were killed and nine wounded on Sunday in gun battles between Ukrainian special forces and pro-Kremlin militias that threatened to scuttle the first international talks on the worst East-West crisis since the Cold War.

Gunmen seize two government buildings in Ukraine

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 21:17

A police station and a state security building in eastern Ukraine were seized Saturday by armed men dressed in camouflage fatigues, an official said.

Japan fighter jet dispatch highest since Cold War

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 16:18

Japan dispatched fighter jets more often over the past 12 months than at any time since the Cold War ended, according to government figures, with the sorties mostly aimed at chasing away Chinese and Russian aircraft.

US could `re-examine` its military presence in Europe

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 23:28

Russia`s takeover of Crimea could prompt a review the US military presence in Europe, which has declined steadily since the end of the Cold War, a senior Pentagon official said.

Neanderthal genes helped Europeans live in colder climate

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 20:52

If you are a European and fat, chances are that you have inherited a gene variant from Neanderthals.

2013 revealed as sixth warmest year on record

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 14:02

In its review of 2013, the world`s leading meteorological authority suggests that many of last year`s weather extremes are likely to have been heavily influenced by rising global temperatures.

Ukraine hosts key Western allies after loss of Crimea

Last Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014, 15:18

Ukraine hosts two vital allies on Saturday amid Western efforts to cement Kiev`s leaning away from Moscow in a Cold War-style struggle for the ex-Soviet nation that has already seen Russia take Crimea.

Crimea holds referendum to split from Ukraine

Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 22:49

Crimeans on Sunday voted in a unique referendum on breaking away from Ukraine to join Russia that has precipitated a Cold War-style security crisis on Europe`s eastern frontier.

US, Russia talks on Ukraine end in failure

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 03:20

Top Russian and US diplomats utterly failed today to defuse the crisis over Ukraine, ending up at loggerheads following tense talks over the worst East-West clash since the Cold War.

Russia, West have `no common vision` on Ukraine: Sergei Lavrov

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 02:27

Russia and the West have "no common vision" on Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said today after talks aimed at defusing the crisis.

Russia does not want new Cold War: Putin spokesman

Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 00:15

Russia does not want a new Cold War, President Vladimir Putin`s spokesman said on Friday, as tensions rose over Russian-backed demands by Crimea to secede from Ukraine.