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EU warns US over Russia sanctions bill

EU President Jean-Claude Juncker said the bloc would act "within days" if it does not receive reassurances on the potential impact of new sanctions on European interests.

EU raises 'concerns' over US sanctions vote against Russia

The European Union on Wednesday said it held deep reservations over a vote by the US House of Representatives to impose tough new sanctions on Russia that may affect energy flows to Europe.

Iran says it will respond to United States sanctions, breach of nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday said Tehran will respond to any breach of the nuclear deal by Washington after US House of Representatives passed a new sanctions bill.

Russia says US sanctions vote 'step towards destroying' better ties

An overwhelming vote by the US House of Representatives to slap tough new sanctions on Moscow is a "serious step" towards wrecking chances of improving ties.

Russia's response to new US sanctions must be ''painful'': Lawmaker

Russia's response to new US sanctions must be ''painful'': Lawmaker

The US House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to slap new sanctions on Russia and force President Donald Trump to obtain lawmakers` permission before easing any sanctions on Moscow.

US says progress with China on UN sanctions on North Korea, true test is Russia

The United States is making progress in talks with North Korean ally China on imposing new United Nations sanctions on Pyongyang over its latest missile test, but Russia`s engagement will be the "true test," U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said on Tuesday.

This 27-year-old Russian woman is a real life Rapunzel! Check out her pictures

This 27-year-old Russian woman is a real life Rapunzel! Check out her pictures

Since the last 14 years, Daria Gubanova has been growing her hair after a bet from a friend that she could not grow it long enough to braid it.

Syria activists: Despite truce, strikes near Damascus kill 8

Syrian opposition activists and a paramedic group say that airstrikes in a Damascus suburb have killed eight people, including children.

Air strikes, shelling strain Moscow-backed Damascus truce

Air strikes killed at least nine people in the Eastern Ghouta area near Damascus overnight and insurgent shelling from the rebel-held area landed near the Russian embassy on Tuesday, a war monitor reported.

US senators predict veto-proof support for Russia sanctions

US senators predict veto-proof support for Russia sanctions

Republicans and Democrats reached agreement on legislation that allows new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea in a bill that would limit any potential effort by Trump to try to lift sanctions against Moscow.

Russia keen to sell MiG-35 to IAF, talks on: Official

Russia keen to sell MiG-35 to IAF, talks on: Official

The fighter jet features improved flight and technical characteristics, the most advanced on board radio-electronic equipment and a wide arsenal of air-to-air and air-to-surface missiles.

Indian Army decides to fast-track indigenisation of key components and spares for battle tanks

Indian Army decides to fast-track indigenisation of key components and spares for battle tanks

With delays in import of critical equipment severely affecting its combat readiness, the Army has decided to fast-track indigenisation of key components and spares for battle tanks and other military systems.

US Congress agrees on combined Russia, Iran, North Korea sanctions bill

The US Congress reached an agreement to impose new sanctions on Russia for its alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election and its actions in Ukraine, a plan that is to be voted on this week in the House of Representatives.

Donald Trump talks pardons, lashes special counsel about Russia probe

Donald Trump talks pardons, lashes special counsel about Russia probe

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to complain about the special counsel investigating possible ties between his 2016 campaign and Russia while insisting that he, as president, has "complete power to pardon."

Moscow lawyer who met Trump Jr. had Russian spy agency as client

Moscow lawyer who met Trump Jr. had Russian spy agency as client

The FSB, successor to the Soviet-era KGB service, was headed by Vladimir Putin before he became Russian president.

Russia calls new US sanctions against Iran unfounded: RIA

Washington slapped new economic sanctions against Iran on Tuesday over its ballistic missile programme.

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin did not have a secret G20 meeting: Kremlin

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin did not have a secret G20 meeting: Kremlin

The Kremlin was responding to questions about a previously undisclosed conversation between Trump and Putin that caused alarm among some US politicians unhappy about Trump's handling of US-Russia relations. 

Doping: Russian octet cleared to compete as neutrals, 53 declined

Doping: Russian octet cleared to compete as neutrals, 53 declined

Russia`s national athletics federation (RUSAF) remains suspended as a result of widespread and systematic doping, meaning that the majority of the country`s athletes will miss next month`s world championships in London.

Donald Trump regrets decision to hire Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Donald Trump regrets decision to hire Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Trump also said that Sessions's decision ultimately led to the appointment of a special counsel that should not have happened.

Donald Trump Jr to testify before Senate judiciary over Russian election meddling

Donald Trump Jr to testify before Senate judiciary over Russian election meddling

Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul J Manafort will also testify alongside Trump Jr whereas the President's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will appear earlier on July 24, the committee panel announced on Wednesday.