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In Sports
May 12, 2018 4:10 am gmt |
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Street children from all around the world gathered in Moscow for the international soccer championship which opened on Friday (May 11). ‘Future depends on you’ – a charity project which organised the current competition, has been staging similar contests for Russian orphans for 13 y...
In World
March 18, 2018 10:56 am gmt |
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Muscovites began voting in a presidential election on Sunday (March 18) set to give Vladimir Putin a commanding victory that could only be blemished if large numbers do not bother taking part because the result is so predictable. In the Russian capital polling stations opened at 0500 hrs GMT, and vot...
In Football
March 18, 2018 3:05 am gmt |
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Morocco has proposed using 14 stadiums and budgeting to spend 15.8 billion dollars on infrastructure if it wins the right to host the World Cup soccer finals in 2026, the country’s bid committee announced at a news conference on Saturday (March 17). But Morocoo will not build any new stadiums f...
In Britain
March 13, 2018 10:25 am gmt |
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The European Union will stand by Britain after London said it was likely that Moscow was behind a nerve toxin attack on a former Russian double agent in England, European Commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis said on Tuesday (March 13). However, the EU, which has struggled to maintain a common front in imp...
In Europe
December 7, 2016 9:23 am gmt |
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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday (December 6) welcomed Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim in the Kremlin. Putin said he was glad the relations between the two countries were getting back on track but efforts to boost trade volume between the Moscow and Ankara were needed. “Due to...
In Europe
June 28, 2016 12:22 pm gmt |
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The Syrians must decide their own fate by themselves without any interference from outside, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during the talks with a Syrian opposition politician, Ahmad Jarba in Moscow on Monday (June 27). Jarba, who is the leader of a moderate opposition block, Syria’...
In Latest Stories
June 2, 2016 5:01 am gmt |
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FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko played a short demonstration soccer game in Moscow on Wednesday (June 1). Infantino was visiting for the launch of recruitment for volunteers for Russia’s 2018 soccer World Cup. Russia plans to use 12 stadiums in 11 cities...
In Europe
May 31, 2016 7:11 am gmt |
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The Russian capital opens its fourth international airport on Monday. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on May 31 attended the opening of the Zhukovsky airport about 40 kilometers southeast of Moscow city centre which will serve four million passengers annually. Moscow’s fourth international airpo...
In Europe
February 15, 2016 10:20 am gmt |
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The Munich Security Conference (MSC) ended on Sunday on a gloomy note, with Chairman Wolfgang Ischinger warning of a bleak prospect of international peace and stability. The international community faces multiple failures of conflict resolution and prevention, and it continues to deal with unpredicta...
In Europe
February 12, 2016 10:24 am gmt |
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Pope Francis left Rome early on Friday (Feb 12) to travel to Cuba, where he will hold a landmark meeting with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill. The meeting between the pope and Kirill is a step towards healing the 1,000-year-old rift between the Western and Eastern branches of Christianity. The two ...
In Europe
February 11, 2016 9:59 am gmt |
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 Head of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill flew out of Moscow to Cuba on Thursday (Feb 11) for a meeting with Pope Francis, which could be a landmark step towards healing the 1,000-year-old rift between the Western and Eastern branches of Christianity. The Vatican and the Moscow Patriarcha...
In Europe
February 9, 2016 5:46 am gmt |
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Russia’s FSB security service said on Monday (February 8) it had arrested seven Islamic State militants on Sunday (February 7) in the Urals city of Yekaterinburg, who it said had been planning bomb attacks in Moscow, St Petersburg and the Sverdlovsk region. Video footage released by FSB showed ...
In Latest Stories
December 23, 2015 6:53 am gmt |
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At least 200 civilians have been reported to be killed in Russian air strikes in Syria according to an Amnesty International report which quoted witnesses and activists. It says it “researched remotely” more than 25 Russian attacks in five areas between 30 September and 29 November. Amnes...
In Europe
December 20, 2015 7:27 am gmt |
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The Russian armed forces have not employed all their capability in Syria and may use “more military means” there if necessary, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday (Dec. 19). While addressing Russian Security Service staff gathering in Moscow on the occasion of their professi...
In Europe
December 13, 2015 9:15 am gmt |
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At least 21 people have died in a fire at a mental health clinic in western Russia, the emergency ministry says. Another two people are still reportedly missing after the blaze in the Voronezh region. More than 20 people are being treated in hospital, and there are fears the death toll will rise furt...
In Europe
December 12, 2015 8:55 am gmt |
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British military officials have held talks with their counterparts in Moscow over “incursions” of Russian aircraft around the UK, the defence secretary has said. Michael Fallon said the talks aimed to find ways of heading off any “miscalculation or accident”. Russia has not cr...
In America
December 2, 2015 8:35 am gmt |
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U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday (December 1) evening returned home to the Washington, D.C. area following a climate change summit in Paris. Obama met with Turkish, Russian and French leaders on the sidelines of the summit, a week after Turkish jets shot down a Russian warplane along the Syrian...
In Europe
November 26, 2015 10:09 am gmt |
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Russians protested outside the Turkish Embassy in Moscow on Wednesday over Turkey’s shooting down Russian SU-24 jet a day earlier. “This is the embassy of murderers, in my opinion. These people are not our honest and trusted partners,” said a protester, who believed Turkey may show ...
In Europe
November 18, 2015 10:34 am gmt |
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Security was on Wednesday (November 18) with police and soldiers patrolling streets and guarding entrances to train and metro stations and shopping malls. Entrance to the Red Square was restricted. On the streets police stopped people with suitcases and backpacks to search their belongings. On Tuesda...