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As tensions mount in gulf, Indian carriers expect turbulence

Various airlines’ regulators have banned their airlines to fly over Iran.

22 Jun 2019 3:59 PM

3 Russians and 1 Ukrainian to go on trial for murder over Malaysian flight MH17 crash

The court case over the crash of the Malaysia Airlines plane will start in the Netherlands in March 2020.

19 Jun 2019 5:51 PM

Trump refutes newspaper's claim of US ramping up cyber attacks on Russia

New York Times article claimed that US has placed malware inside Russian systems operating the nation's power grid to conduct cyber attacks.

16 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

China, Russia reject calls for freeze on UN pullout from Sudan

The council is scheduled to vote on the mandate of the mission, known as UNAMID, on June 27.

15 Jun 2019 12:39 PM

India to hold bilaterals with Russia, China; No talks scheduled with Pak

The MEA also revealed that India would be holding a meeting with host nation Kyrgyzstan on June 14.

10 Jun 2019 6:42 PM


Tinder, despite cooperation, says it hasn't shared user data with Russia yet

Tinder, owned by Match Group, holds data on millions of users around the world who use its app to search for suitable dating partners.

05 Jun 2019 2:50 PM

Russia’s art market gets an impetus

Private collectors key to boosting Russia’s art market.

03 Jun 2019 11:04 AM

Refusal to remove video shows Facebook enabled Russian election meddling

Attacks like those on Facebook also made it more difficult to recruit candidates for public office.

31 May 2019 7:10 AM

Saudi's Falih says oil stocks still building, but OPEC to act if needed

OPEC, Russia and other non-OPEC producers have agreed to reduce output by 1.2 bpd from Jan 1 for six months.

18 May 2019 1:46 PM

Putin Signs Controversial Internet Law For 'Centralised Traffic Control'

This control will pass to the Russian FSB security service and media monitoring agency Roskomnadzor, which is known to block content.

02 May 2019 5:35 PM


Ukraine's Zelensky turns down Putin's offer, welcomes agitated Russians

He pledged instead to "give citizenship to representatives of all nations that suffer from authoritarian and corrupt regimes"

28 Apr 2019 6:26 PM

Transgender woman wins against ‘gay propaganda’ law

Russia transgender woman wins case in rare win for LGBT rights.

16 Apr 2019 12:32 PM

'Heard, Understood' by US: Sitharaman on Indo-Russian missile deal

US President Trump's administration imposed sanctions on China's military over Beijing's purchase of the S-400 and other military hardware.

13 Apr 2019 1:32 PM

Facebook failed to provide information on data-agencies

Russia plans to impose stiffer fines on technology firms that fail to comply with its laws.

13 Apr 2019 12:55 PM

Russian supply ship reaches space station in record time

The Progress freighter blasted off Thursday from the Russian launch facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

08 Apr 2019 10:34 AM


India's arms imports from Russia in 2014-18 down 42 pc from 2009-13: Report

In line with PM Narendra Modi's effort to reduce country's dependence on foreign arms, India's overall arms import decreased by 24 pc.

11 Mar 2019 1:11 PM

'Hope to get new squadron of Sukhoi-30 fighter jets soon’: HAL

According to reports, HAL is expected to manufacture two additional aircraft from the facility by the end of 2019.

21 Feb 2019 1:02 PM

India plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters from Russia: report

The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.

20 Feb 2019 3:02 PM

Russian authorities make deal with Google

Google has reached an agreement with the Russian state media oversight agency to regularly receive updated lists of banned sites.

11 Feb 2019 11:17 AM

Facebook blocks accounts linked to Russian state-owned Sputnik

The social media company said it had taken down about 364 Facebook pages and accounts.

18 Jan 2019 3:33 PM