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Rebels shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets in east: Military

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:40

Pro-Russian rebels on Wednesday shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets in eastern Ukraine just days after the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, as per Ukrainian military spokesman.

British journalist for Russian TV missing in east Ukraine: Station

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 16:02

A Russian television channel said Wednesday it had lost contact with a British journalist reporting from conflict-torn eastern Ukraine.

Supersonic HFL Kholod Mach 6.47 scramjet to go up for auction

Supersonic HFL Kholod Mach 6.47 scramjet to go up for auction

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:56

The first ever supersonic HFL Kholod Mach 6.47 scramjet is to go up for auction on 8th September.

Ukraine to impose sanctions on Russian individuals, firms: PM

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:55

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday Kiev would impose sanctions on Russian individuals and companies who directly or indirectly support "terrorists" fighting against government troops in the country`s east.

MH17 attackers sought a divided world: Bill Clinton

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:09

Former US president Bill Clinton called Wednesday for strength in responding to the loss of flight MH17, declaring those who had downed the plane -- and provided the means to do so -- sided with a brutal vision of the world.

Britain still exporting arms to Russia: MPs

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:56

Britain is still exporting arms and military equipment to Russia, according to a parliamentary report released on Wednesday just hours after Prime Minister David Cameron rapped France for selling weapons to Moscow.

EU readies possible capital, tech sanctions on Russia

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 06:59

The European Union threatened Russia on Tuesday with harsher sanctions over Ukraine that could inflict wider damage on its economy following the downing of a Malaysian airliner, but it delayed action for a few days.

US to release intelligence on downing of MH17

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 05:42

US intelligence officials were today expected to present data backing up the theory that pro-Russian rebels were responsible for the downing of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine.

Dutch national day of mourning for MH17 victims today

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 04:41

The Netherlands has declared tomorrow a national day of mourning for the 193 Dutch victims of the flight MH17 crash, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said in a statement.

Vladimir Putin signs law seen as crimping social media

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 23:35

President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a law requiring Internet companies to store all personal data of Russian users at data centres in Russia.

WTO called in to settle EU-Russia trade disputes

WTO called in to settle EU-Russia trade disputes

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 23:10

The World Trade Organization was Tuesday called in to settle two disputes over Moscow`s ban on EU pork and Brussels` trade penalties against Russian steel and fertiliser firms.

EU imposes new sanctions against Russian officials

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 21:28

The Dutch foreign minister says the European Union is imposing new sanctions against officials deemed responsible for Russia`s actions in Ukraine.