Russia building Vostochny cosmodrome for independent space access

To procure an independent access to space, Russia is building the Vostochny cosmodrome. 

20th India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission meeting today

The 20th session of the India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission (IRIGC) meeting to be co-chaired by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin will be held here on Wednesday at the Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan.

Russia to boost nuclear, space defence forces against US

Russia will respond to the United States' "prompt global strike" programme designed to take out targets within an hour by upgrading its nuclear and space defence forces, its deputy prime minister said Wednesday.

Moscow accuses NATO of ''exploiting'' Ukraine crisis

 NATO has been trying to use the Ukraine conflict to divert public attention from worsening economic situation in Europe, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Thursday.

Moscow accuses NATO of ''exploiting'' Ukraine crisis

 NATO has been trying to use the Ukraine conflict to divert public attention from worsening economic situation in Europe, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Thursday.

Russia deputy PM tells Farnborough delegation to `go home`

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin today told the Russian delegation at the Farnborough air show to go home after being snubbed by the British government over the Ukraine conflict.

Russian leadership backs restoration of Stalingrad name

Russia`s deputy prime minister called on Saturday for the name Stalingrad to be restored to the city that was the site of a key World War II battle against the Nazis.

Russia blocks military functions of US GPS stations

Russia has started to block the military functions of US Global Positioning System base stations on its territory, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said.

Russia honours BrahMos chief with `Order of Friendship` award

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin on Wednesday presented the prestigious `Order of Friendship` award to BrahMos chief A Sivathanu Pillai for his contribution towards Indo-Russian friendship.

Russia may answer conventional attack with nukes

A Russian Cabinet member says Moscow has reserved the right to use nuclear weapons in response to a conventional strike.

West acting like `monkey with grenade` in Muslim world: Russia Dy PM

Russian Deputy PM Dmitry Rogozin has tweeted that western countries are behaving like a "monkey with a grenade" in the Islamic world, after the United States announced that it was considering military action against Syria.

Russia says it will assist India in submarine probe

Russian naval engineers will help Indian Navy in its investigation into the explosion on Sindhurakshak, the submarine which sank in Mumbai port after blasts on Wednesday, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said.

Russian dy PM mocks Obama`s nuclear cuts proposal

Russia`s deputy prime minister poured cold water on US President Barack Obama`s proposal to reduce nuclear stockpiles by a third on Wednesday.

Russia to explore Moon, Mars

): Russia will develop new technology including huge new rockets for manned flights to the Moon and Mars by 2030, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Friday.

Russia won`t arm India’s enemies: Deputy PM Rogozin

Russia wants to expand cooperation with India in defence production by building a new transport aircraft and battle tanks.

Russia says will not sell arms to Pakistan

Rogozin was responding to a question on whether Russia was planning to expand military relations with Pakistan.

Talks on Kudankulam plant during Russian Dy PM`s visit

India and Russia will be holding talks on Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) 3 and 4 when Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin will come here to attend Indo-Russian Inter-Governmental Commission next week.

Russia denies `systemic crisis` in space industry

The Russian space industry is not in a crisis despite some local problems, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Friday.

Singer Bjork joins Pussy Riot supporters

Iceland`s singer-songwriter Bjork has suggested that the three jailed members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot should be set free.

Madonna an `ex-wh***`, says Russian deputy PM

Russia`s Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has termed pop star Madonna an "ex-wh***" over her backing of imprisoned punk rockers Pussy Riot, RIA Novosti reported.