Vladimir Putin

Kremlin accuses US of meddling in affairs, but says President Vladimir Putin ready to talk if new govt shows signs

 President Vladimir Putin would respond in kind if the new U.S. administration showed a willingness to talk, a Kremlin spokesman said on Sunday (January 24), while also accusing Washington of meddling in mass protests in support of detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Jan 25, 2021, 00:08 AM IST

Big blow to China as Russian President Vladimir Putin wishes PM Modi, says this about relations with India

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said that Moscow and Delhi would also coordinate their efforts to address topical issues.

Dec 31, 2020, 12:05 PM 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

Great disasters, cancer cure, murder attempt on Vladmimir Putin: Here are blind Baba Vanga's predictions for 2021

According to famous blind Bulgarian mystic Baba Vanga, in 2021 ‘a lot of cataclysms and great disasters’ would hit the world.

Dec 27, 2020, 08:03 AM IST

India's relationship with Russia important; annual summit postpone due to COVID-19: MEA

The India-Russia Annual Summit did not take place in 2020 because of the COVID pandemic. This was a mutually agreed decision between the two Governments.

Dec 24, 2020, 07:02 AM IST

President Vladimir Putin orders Russia to begin mass COVID-19 vaccinations

Russia will have produced 2 million vaccine doses within the next few days, President Vladimir Putin said. 

Dec 02, 2020, 20:23 PM IST

Zee World Exclusive: Kim Jong-un stole Putin's 'sea plan'?

Watch in this episode of Zee World Exclusive: Kim Jong-un stole Putin's 'sea plan'?

Nov 16, 2020, 10:46 AM IST

Ex-US President Barack Obama calls this powerful world leader 'tough, street-smart boss' in his new book

Former US President Barack Obama in his memoir has written about several political leaders from across the world. 

Nov 13, 2020, 09:12 AM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes note as PM Narendra Modi speaks at SCO meet in front of Chinese President Xi Jinping

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization virtual summit also witnessed Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan's paticipation. 

Nov 10, 2020, 16:00 PM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin may quit amid health concerns; Kremlin rejects report

 Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov reportedly said the media report based on Solovei's assertions, which was picked up by other British newspapers, was false.

Nov 06, 2020, 20:06 PM IST

Vladimir Putin may resign as President of Russia due to Parkinson's disease

Russian President Vladimir Putin may quit from his post in January amid fears he has Parkinson's disease. According to reports, Putin’s 37-year-old girlfriend, Alina Kabaeva, and his two daughters are pushing him to leave office.

Nov 06, 2020, 13:06 PM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin's India visit discussed as PM Narendra Modi calls to wish him on birthday

President Putin is expected to visit India before year-end for the annual India-Russia summit that takes place alternatively between the two countries.

Oct 08, 2020, 01:28 AM IST

Russia likely to start COVID-19 vaccine distribution for public from this week

"Within days, between September 10 and 13, we are to obtain permission to release a batch of the vaccine for civilian use. Respectively, from that moment on the population will begin to be vaccinated," said associate member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Denis Logunov.

Sep 07, 2020, 18:32 PM IST

Alexei Navalny, critic of Vladimir Putin, poisoned with chemical nerve agent, Germany says

A critic of President Vladimir Putin who fell into a coma in Russia and is being treated in Berlin was attacked with a Soviet-style Novichok nerve agent, a German government spokesman said on Wednesday.

Sep 03, 2020, 08:03 AM IST

Putin drives his own car to open newly constructed road

Russian President Vladimir Putin opened a newly constructed part of road in the annexed Crimea on Thursday.

Aug 28, 2020, 08:42 AM IST

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny battling for life after suspected poisoning

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was fighting for his life in a Siberian hospital on Thursday after drinking tea that his allies believe was laced with poison.

Aug 21, 2020, 10:19 AM IST

Russia becomes first country to approve COVID-19 vaccine; President Vladimir Putin's daughter vaccinated

Russia is also hoping to start mass production of the vaccine soon, said the president. Meanwhile, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said that the first Russian vaccine against the coronavirus will begin to be produced at two sites - the Gamaleya Research Institute and the Binnopharm company, reported sputnik.

Aug 11, 2020, 14:53 PM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin expected to visit India in October, several meetings scheduled: MEA

Russia President Vladimir Putin is expected to visit India in October, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday (August 6, 2020). Several high-level exchanges between India and Russia are set to take place, including the annual bilateral summit.

Aug 07, 2020, 07:20 AM IST

DNA: Putin's journey from ‘detective’ to President of Russia

Watch the video to know more about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s personal life.

Jul 03, 2020, 18:06 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi speaks to Russian President Vladimir Putin, congratulates him for successful constitutional reform vote

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday spoke to Russian President Vladimir Putin over the phone and congratulated him on the success of the 75th-anniversary celebrations of the victory in the Second World War, and also for successful completion of the constitutional amendment referendum vote.

Jul 02, 2020, 15:47 PM IST