Russia seeks Google's help for underwater map of Arctic shelf

 The Russian government Tuesday invited US internet search giant Google to create an underwater map of the Arctic shelf.

World`s first nuclear power plant to turn 60 this week

The first nuclear power plant in the world, which showcased the peaceful uses of atomic energy to the world, especially during the Cold War era, turns 60 this week.

Russia feels UN report on Ukraine is biased

The Russian government Friday accused the UN of intending to "whitewash" Kiev authorities with its new report on the situation in Ukraine, as it termed it biased.

Russia floats tender for 2018 World Cup venue reconstruction

The Russian government Wednesday announced $612 million dollar tender to upgrade the venue for the 2018 World Cup final.

Hundreds protest against Russian government

Hundreds of people protested against the Russian govt at 2 separate rallies.