PM Narendra Modi said Russian president Vladimir Putin’s invitation to him for the Eastern Economic Forum was a matter of great respect.Sep 04, 2019, 23:26 PM IST
The G8 format (the US, Canada, Britain, France, Italy, Germany, Japan and Russia) had been in place from 1998-2014. It was then reduced to G7 due to disagreements with Russia regarding the events in Crimea and Ukraine.
Aug 27, 2019, 06:19 AM IST
Russia is one of only two countries with which India holds annual bilateral summits.Sep 28, 2018, 17:59 PM IST
The Il-20 aircraft, with 15 Russians on board, was shot down by Syrian government on Monday after Israeli F-16 jets carrying out air strikes used the Russian plane as "cover".Sep 19, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday for talks about the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project that has drawn US ire.Aug 18, 2018, 23:08 PM IST
Vladimir Putin was sworn in for another six years as Russian president on May 7, 2018. Putin was inaugurated for his fourth term as president two months after more than 70 percent of voters backed him in a presidential election in which he had no serious challengers.May 07, 2018, 20:33 PM IST
Vladimir Putin was sworn in as Russia's president for a fourth term on Monday.May 07, 2018, 16:46 PM IST
Putin`s fourth term as president will extend until 2024, the first Kremlin leader to serve two decades in power since Josef Stalin.Mar 19, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
Vladimir Putin on Tuesday laughed off a US list of Russians tapped for possible sanctions.Jan 31, 2018, 00:35 AM IST
Putin also thanked the CIA and its director Mike Pompeo.Dec 18, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
French President Emmanuel Macron has said US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are threatening Western values of openness and tolerance but isolating them from Europe would be counterproductive.Nov 15, 2017, 08:31 AM IST
Russian police on Sunday detained at least 200 activists gathering in central Moscow for an unauthorised protest against President Vladimir Putin, TASS state news agency reported citing a police source.Nov 05, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
US President Donald Trump touched down in Japan Sunday, kicking oNov 05, 2017, 08:18 AM IST
RT is the Kremlin-controlled media group in RussiaOct 20, 2017, 07:39 AM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin stirs controversy, says 'I am not a woman, so I don't have bad days'
Putin has stirred a controversy by making a sexist comment in a documentary.Jun 07, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday.Jun 01, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
The US election hacking allegations has been dominating the world headlines even as the US House has ordered a probe into the charges.Jun 01, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
It clarified that the economic issues discussed included joint projects in the oil and gas sector and peaceful nuclear projects.
Putin, speaking in Beijing, said nuclear tests of the type that Pyongyang had been carrying out in recent weeks were unacceptable, but that a peaceful solution to rising tensions on the Korean peninsula was needed.May 15, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Trump and Putin spoke on the phone on January 28, and the two discussed cooperation in the fight against IS, among other areas.Feb 05, 2017, 10:44 AM IST