Vladimir Putin

Despite shake-up, Putin rejects idea of Soviet-style leaders for life

Russian President Vladimir Putin's comments, made to World War Two veterans in St Petersburg, came days after he unveiled a sweeping shake-up of the political system which led to the resignation of Dmitry Medvedev as prime minister along with his government.

Jan 19, 2020, 12:33 PM IST

Russian government resigns as President Putin proposes vote on constitutional shake-up

President Putin on Wednesday proposed a nationwide vote on sweeping constitutional changes that would shift power from the presidency to parliament and the prime minister, a move that could allow him to extend his rule after leaving the Kremlin.

Jan 15, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

Vladimir Putin proposes power shift to parliament and PM, in possible hint on own future

Putin`s comments are likely to reignite speculation about his plans once his current presidential term ends in 2024.

Jan 15, 2020, 17:12 PM IST

Russia jails 11 for St Petersburg metro bombing

One man, a Russian national from Kyrgyzstan, was given a life sentence after being found guilty of organising the attack. The other nine men and one woman, mostly citizens of central Asian ex-Soviet states, received sentences of between 19 and 28 years. All 11 had denied the allegations against them.

Dec 10, 2019, 22:16 PM IST

Russia will deliver S-400 missiles to India as planned: President Vladimir Putin

India had agreed to buy the S-400 missile system from Russia last year despite US warnings the purchase could trigger sanctions against it. 

Nov 15, 2019, 07:00 AM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 12th November 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Nov 12, 2019, 21:36 PM IST

Putin backs Trump in US domestic row, jokes about election meddling

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that US President Donald Trump, who faces an impeachment inquiry over accusations that he pressured Ukraine`s president to dig up dirt on a political rival ahead of the November 2020 election, had done nothing wrong by looking into possible cases of corruption.

Oct 02, 2019, 23:50 PM IST

Disclosure of Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin phone calls would need Russian consent: Kremlin

Congress is determined to get access to Trump`s calls with Putin and other world leaders, the U.S. House Intelligence Committee`s chairman said on Sunday, citing concerns that the Republican president may have jeopardised national security.

Sep 30, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

India aims to build $5 trillion economy by 2024: PM Modi

Modi's remarks came at the 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) where he was invited as a chief guest by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Sep 05, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

PM Modi signs 15 agreements with Russia, here's full list

India signed a total of 15 Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) or agreements with Russia in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.

Sep 05, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Kamov Ka-226T project likely to get major push during PM Modi's ongoing Russia visit

Major push will be given for the signing of Kamov Ka-226 or Ka 226 T — Russian utility helicopter contract during PM Modi's ongoing visit to Vladivostok. Watch full video to know more.

Sep 05, 2019, 09:38 AM IST

DNA Analysis of India-Russia relations

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

Deshhit: India, Russia sign agreements

India and Russia sign several deals during PM Narendra Modi, President Vladimir Putin meet.

Sep 04, 2019, 22:22 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Russia: Here is his schedule for Thursday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a guard of honour at the Vladivostok International Airport in the presence of Russia`s Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov.

Sep 04, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

5W1H: Modi in Russia: India, Russia sign agreements

India and Russia sign several deals during PM Narendra Modi, President Vladimir Putin meet.

Sep 04, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin invites Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Victory Day Parade in 2020

In an apparent effort to further cement the bilateral relations between Russia and India. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the 75th Victory Day Parade to be held in May 2020.

Sep 04, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

India and Russia sign several deals during PM Narendra Modi, President Vladimir Putin meet

"We both are against outside influence in the internal matters of any nation. India and Russia realise the importance of a multipolar world. We are working together on many global forums like BRICS and SCO. We are adding new sectors to the already strong partnership between India and Russia," said PM Modi.

Sep 04, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

PM Modi, Vladimir Putin 'spend quality time together' on ship before visiting Zvezda shipbuilding complex in Russia

PM Modi visited the complex soon after his arrival in Russia, where he will attend the 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) and hold bilateral talks with President Putin.

Sep 04, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Russia: Here is the full schedule

After landing in the far eastern Russian city, PM Modi tweeted, "Landed in Vladivostok, capital of the Russian Far East and the crossroads of a dynamic region. Looking forward to joining various programmes in this short but important visit."

Sep 04, 2019, 09:16 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi reaches Vladivostok in Russia, to hold talks with President Vladimir Putin

PM Modi received a guard of honour at the Vladivostok International Airport in the presence of Russia`s Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov. PM Modi was welcomed by the Indian diaspora in Russia, at the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) in Vladivostok.

Sep 04, 2019, 06:34 AM IST