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PM Narendra Modi to host Vladimir Putin on Saturday: Defence deals, Russia-Pakistan military ties, terrorism on agenda

PM Narendra Modi to host Vladimir Putin on Saturday: Defence deals, Russia-Pakistan military ties, terrorism on agenda

India is likely to reaffirm its concerns over growing Russia-Pakistan military ties when Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Oct 14, 2016, 22:51 PM IST

At least 50 deadly swine flu cases reported in Russia

At least 50 people have died of swine flu in Russia since last month, according to AFP calculations based on data from regional health authorities, as the virus seems to gain ground in the country.

Jan 26, 2016, 12:30 PM IST
Russia issues arrest warrant for Putin critic Khodorkovsky

Russia issues arrest warrant for Putin critic Khodorkovsky

Russia said on Wednesday it had issued an international arrest warrant for top Opposition leader Mikhail Khodorkovsky, as Moscow ramped up the pressure on a leading critic of President Vladimir Putin.

Dec 24, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

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.

Jun 07, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

Russia warns nations over monetary policy

"These measures could have ambiguous consequences. Central Banks following a supersoft monetary policy must painstakingly track the related internal and external risks," Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said during the G20 Finance Ministers' meeting held here.

Feb 17, 2013, 13:03 PM IST

Russians' salaries to double by 2030

In line with the forecast, pensions will more than triple by 2030.

Jan 30, 2013, 18:34 PM IST