Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny confirms he is being held in Russian prison camp

Navalny's precise location had been unknown after his legal team said last week that he had been moved from the nearby Kolchugino jail.

Mar 16, 2021, 15:40 PM IST

'Snow apocalypse' blankets frozen Moscow, delays flights

The snowfall started late on Thursday and was expected to end on Sunday. Russia`s emergency service advised people to stay away from trees, warning of winds gusts of 18 metres per second (40 mph). By early Saturday, snow depth in the city reached 56 centimetres (22 inches).

Feb 14, 2021, 00:40 AM IST

Russia admits its coronavirus death toll third-worst in the world

Earlier this month, Putin had said that Moscow had done a “better” job at managing the pandemic than western countries. But since early in the pandemic, some Russian experts have said the government was playing down the country’s outbreak.

Dec 29, 2020, 12:20 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar arrives in Moscow to attend crucial SCO meeting; may meet his Chinese counterpart

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar landed in Moscow on Tuesday (September 8) on a four-day to attend a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

Sep 09, 2020, 08:41 AM IST

Why Jinping is 'jealous' of India's nationalism

What is the fear of Chinese President Xi Jinping because of India's nationalism. Watch this video to know more..

Sep 06, 2020, 09:38 AM IST

China's 'international Gherabandi' in 24 hours

This News can disturb Pakistan and China both

Sep 05, 2020, 17:28 PM IST

Russia to produce 30 million doses of experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Russia plans to produce 30 million doses of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine domestically this year, with the potential to manufacture a further 170 million abroad, the head of the country`s sovereign wealth fund said.

Jul 16, 2020, 15:48 PM IST

DNA: Video analysis of Russia's 'Victory Day' parade

75th 'Victory Day' parade held in Moscow, capital of Russia. Why is this parade held every year on 09 May? Know in this segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary..

Jun 24, 2020, 22:52 PM IST

Rajnath Singh calls his Moscow visit special, says India-Russia enjoy privileged strategic partnership

Rajnath also commented on the 75th Victory Day Parade of World War II in Moscow and said, "It is a great honor that an Indian Military contingent will be marching in the Red Square tomorrow."

Jun 23, 2020, 20:29 PM IST

May seek another term if constitutional changes passed: Russian President Vladmir Putin

Putin, who has been in power for two decades and is now 67, suggested the hunt for a candidate to succeed him could become a distraction if he does not run again.

Jun 21, 2020, 18:18 PM IST

Rajnath Singh to attend 75th Victory Day Parade of World War II in Moscow

A Tri-Service 75-Member Indian Military Contingent has already reached Moscow to participate in the Victory Parade along with Russian contingent and other invited contingents. 

Jun 20, 2020, 15:59 PM IST

Rajnath Singh expected to attend Russia's grand military parade next week, to skip meeting Chinese leaders during Moscow visit

It is learnt that notwithstanding the escalating tension between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, the defence minister's office is positively considering the invitation due to India's decades-old military ties with Russia.

Jun 20, 2020, 07:18 AM IST

Gaganyaan trainees resume astronaut training in Moscow

The four cosmonauts shortlisted for Gaganyaan, India's first manned space mission, have resumed their training in Russia after it was put on hold due to Covid-19 scare.

May 24, 2020, 12:36 PM IST

Ties with Delhi second to none; Kashmir belongs to India: Russian envoy Nikolay Kudashev

Russia is also going to train Indian astronauts for the Gaganyaan mission - the first manned Indian mission to space. 

Jan 12, 2020, 15:05 PM IST

Gunman attacks Russian security service HQ in Moscow, kills employee

A gunman opened fire on the headquarters of Russia`s FSB security service in central Moscow on Thursday evening in a rare shooting incident that the FSB said had left at least one of its employees dead.

Dec 19, 2019, 23:58 PM IST

Saudi Arabia has restored oil output after attacks, focussed on Aramco IPO: Energy Minister

Saudi Arabia has fully restored oil output after attacks on its facilities last month and is now focussed on the listing of Saudi Aramco, its energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said.

Oct 03, 2019, 14:44 PM IST

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan heads Russia for 2-day visit, to hold talks on energy sector

Energy will be a key topic of discussion when the PM Modi meets Russian President Vladimir Putin for the Eastern Economic Forum and annual India-Russia summit.


Aug 29, 2019, 07:37 AM IST

Afghanistan, Iran top agenda in EAM Jaishankar's two-day Russia visit

The EAM's visit comes ahead of the annual Eastern Economic Forum in Russia's Vladivostok from September 4 to 6 where PM Modi will be the main guest. 

Aug 27, 2019, 06:52 AM IST

It's formally dead: Russia after US pulls out of key nuclear treaty

The response from Moscow came after the United States formally withdrew from a landmark nuclear missile pact with Russia after determining that Moscow was in violation of the treaty and had no plans to come into compliance with it.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

Hundreds rally in Moscow over journalist case

Several hundred protesters gathered in Moscow on Sunday in a small, government-authorised rally supporting investigative journalist Ivan Golunov and decrying abuse of power over his five-day arrest this month on drug charges. 

Jun 16, 2019, 21:35 PM IST