Economic Forum

Putin talks in whisper after Merkel `loud` rebuke

President Vladimir Putin reduced his voice to a whisper at a major economic forum after German Chancellor Angela Merkel accused the Russian strongman of often talking "loudly."

Jun 21, 2013, 23:58 PM IST

Police seize anti-Putin books on eve of Economic Forum

Russian police on Wednesday
seized 1,00,000 copies of a book critical of Prime Minister
Vladimir Putin that activists planned to hand out at the Saint
Petersburg International Economic Forum.

Jun 16, 2010, 23:22 PM IST