Russia

Russia destroys S-400 missiles meant for China following storm, to provide replacements

While two ships carrying a regimental set of the S-400 systems was received by China in April, one ship was hit by a strong storm in January 2018. 

Feb 19, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

University building partly collapses in St Petersburg: Report

RIA news agency said 21 people were believed trapped under the debris. Interfax news agency said several floors of the building had collapsed during renovation work.

Feb 16, 2019, 22:05 PM IST

World leaders denounce Awantipora suicide attack on CRPF personnel, say 'we stand with India'

The international community has condemned the Awantipora attack in strongest terms.

Feb 15, 2019, 06:45 AM IST

China, Russia pose challenge to US space capabilities: Pentagon

The Pentagon lists India as one of the nine countries and one international organisation which can independently launch spacecraft.

Feb 12, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

Russian islands declare emergency over polar bear 'invasion'

The specialists will remove these polar bears from the human settlements after sedating them.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:59 PM IST

Paralympics: World body to lift Russia ban, with conditions

Russia has been barred from international Paralympic competitions since August 2016, over allegations of state-sponsored doping similar to the ones that led to the suspension of its athletics federation and anti-doping agency.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Russia tells Turkey to do more to clear Syria's Idlib of militants

The deal helped avert a government assault on the area, the last major bastion of opponents of President Bashar al-Assad.

Feb 07, 2019, 20:51 PM IST

Russia: we would be open to US proposals for new nuclear pact

The 1987 treaty eliminated the medium-range missile arsenals of the world`s two biggest nuclear powers, but leaves other countries free to produce and deploy them.

Feb 07, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Russia will exit INF nuclear pact in six months

The United States announced its decision to withdraw from the decades-long landmark nuclear arms control pact with Russia last Friday.

Feb 06, 2019, 16:59 PM IST

Russia plans new missile systems to counter US by 2021

Moscow and Washington accuse each other of violating the treaty and Putin said Russia had acted after the United States announced it was withdrawing from the pact.

Feb 05, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Russia: US exit from nuclear pact would not mean new Cold War- RIA

Washington has said it will withdraw fully from the INF in six months unless Moscow ends what it says are violations of the 1987 pact.

Feb 04, 2019, 14:08 PM IST

Russia suspends INF nuclear deal with US: Vladimir Putin

The row over the INF treaty is yet another twist in Russia`s worsening relations with the United States and the West on the whole. 

Feb 02, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

5th Asian Cup title would be a major step for Japan, says captain Maya Yoshida

Yoshida believes that, the success of the campaign in Russia combined with a victory over Qatar at Zayed Sports City would give the team a major profile boost back home.

Jan 31, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Russia offers to mediate in Venezuelan crisis

The USA immediately extended its support for Guaido, followed by nations like Brazil, Colombia, Canada, etc.

Jan 31, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

India, Russia sign deal for warships with advanced stealth features

Advanced features of stealth include a special hull design, to limit radar cross-section, low electromagnetic, infrared and underwater noise signatures. 

Jan 30, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

Russian, Mexican promoters back Formula 1 rights holders

Formula One's commercial agreement with teams expires at the end of 2020 with talks underway for a potential transformation of the sport, with plans for budget caps and more equal distribution of the revenues.

Jan 30, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

Putin's envoy in Pakistan to discuss Afghan peace process

The diplomat is visiting the country following Russia’s wish to discuss the Afghan peace process.

Jan 29, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

US removes Russian aluminium firm from sanctions list

The sanctions on the companies were never fully implemented, as the US repeatedly issued licenses allowing certain business activity while the two sides tried to work out a deal.

Jan 28, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Russia warns United States against military intervention in Venezuela

Moscow would stand with Venezuela to protect its sovereignty and the principle of non-interference in its domestic affairs said Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister.

Jan 24, 2019, 16:33 PM IST

5W1H: Drunken passenger attempts to hijack Russian plane

A drunken passenger attempts to hijack Russian plane. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 23, 2019, 18:38 PM IST