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Belarus leader says Putin offers help as pressure builds

Russia is Belarus's closest ally and the countries have formed a "union state" linking their economies and militaries

16 Aug 2020 11:28 AM

Russia reports record spike in one day, now eighth in the world in virus cases

Coronavirus cases in the country surged past 100,000 with 7,099 new cases on Thursday

30 Apr 2020 3:19 PM

Trump wants Russia to rejoin G7, says Obama was outsmarted by Putin

During the previous Obama Administration, Russia was kicked out of the group which was originally G-8 countries.

21 Aug 2019 1:51 PM

Putin asks Italy to help restoring ties with EU, meets Pope

During an hour meeting, the two addressed 'various questions of relevance to the life of the Catholic Church in Russia,' the Vatican said.

05 Jul 2019 10:22 AM

Twitter suspends account it says impersonated Russia's Putin

Twitter spokesman Ian Plunkett said in an email that the suspended account was not affiliated with Putin.

29 Nov 2018 8:16 AM


Russia says it prevented 25 million cyber attacks, other acts during World Cup

Russia prevented nearly 25M cyber attacks and other criminal acts against its information infrastructure.

16 Jul 2018 12:37 PM

Putin urges closer international cybersecurity cooperation

Putin says it’s important to develop common cybersecurity standards that take into account the interests of all nations.

08 Jul 2018 12:00 PM

Russia posts image taken from videogame as ‘proof’ that US helps ISIS

The ministry's official account said the black-and-white images were taken on November 9 near the Syria-Iraq border.

15 Nov 2017 11:47 AM

Russian porn star to stand against Putin in upcoming elections

The woman vows to bring in the death penalty for sexual harassment in the wake of Weinstein scandal.

03 Nov 2017 1:13 PM

Russia made no offer to defuse tension between India, Pakistan: MEA

India's reaction came after Pak welcomed Russian Prez Putin's reported offer to ease the ongoing tensions between Islamabad and New Delhi.

15 Jun 2017 9:08 PM


Modi, Putin hold talks on wide-ranging issues, ways to boost energy and trade ties

You are a leader whose family has given sacrifices. Your brother was martyred, Modi told Putin.

01 Jun 2017 6:36 PM

A holistic view of India’s security

The chapter on internal security situation analyses the relevant factors for sustenance of various outfits.

13 Jan 2017 1:49 AM

2016 Fear vs Hope: Putin could be Trump’s trump card for 2017

A strategic alignment of Russian and American foreign policy will bring solutions to problems that have been haunting world politics.

01 Jan 2017 12:14 AM

UN not living up to potential, says Donald Trump

“If it lives up to the potential, it’s a great thing. If it doesn’t, it’s a waste of time and money,” Mr Trump said.

30 Dec 2016 2:22 AM

Russia dismisses report of 'secret talks' with Pak on CPEC

The Foreign Ministry also said that the possibility of Russia joining this (CPEC) initiative is not being discussed with Islamabad.

29 Nov 2016 6:42 PM