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What is Trump-Russia controversy about? Who all are involved? All your questions answered

August 22, 2018 11:43 pm

Trump reacted to this latest development saying, "Jeff Sessions is an honest man. He did not say anything wrong."

Russia, Turkey, Iran near deal over Syria truce efforts

January 24, 2017 4:59 pm

Delegates from Russia, Turkey and Iran were wrangling over the terms of the final communique which would need to be approved - though not formally signed - by the government and opposition delegations.

Putin calls report which said Russia had damaging details on Donald Trump a hoax

January 17, 2017 7:41 pm

Putin also said he hoped that Moscow and Washington could eventually get their troubled relations back to normal.

Donald Trump suggests 'good deals' with Russia on nuclear arms, sanctions

January 16, 2017 7:35 am

Under Barack Obama, the US applied various sanctions against Russia for its involvement in Ukraine, the Syrian war and for alleged cyber attacks to influence the US election.

Donald Trump aides deny summit with Vladimir Putin planned

January 15, 2017 10:18 am

Trump has said he accepted the intelligence agencies' conclusion that Russia is to be blamed for cyber hacking that interfered with the US presidential election.

Former MI6 spy known to US agencies is author of reports on Donald Trump in Russia

January 13, 2017 8:37 am

The FBI opened preliminary investigations into Trump and his entourage's dealings with Russians that were based in part on Steele's reports

Russia agrees US should attend Syria talks, says Turkey diplomat

January 13, 2017 8:27 am

The talks on Syria's political future are expected to take place on January 23 in Kazakhstan.

Russia can be an 'asset' in fighting Islamic State: Donald Trump

January 12, 2017 12:06 pm

Donald Trump also warned of hardline if he had a falling out with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Kremlin denies having any compromising dossier on Donald Trump, calls rumours 'pulp fiction'

January 11, 2017 4:09 pm

Asked to respond to the prospect of new US sanctions affecting Russia's oil and gas sector, Peskov said such measures, if they happened, would damage Russia, bilateral ties, and the global economy.

Russia's Putin says will not expel anyone in response to US sanctions

December 30, 2016 7:18 pm

"We will not expel anyone," Putin said in a statement.


FlyDubai plane crashes in southern Russia, kills all 62 on board

March 19, 2016 1:38 pm

All sixty-two people on board a flydubai Boeing 737 were killed when the plane crashed and burst into flames as it was landing in Rostov-on-Don, in Southern Russia, on Saturday morning.

Warm reception for PM Modi in cold Russia

December 24, 2015 8:33 pm

PrimeMinister Narendra Modi is on a two-day-visit to Russia where he and Russian President Vladimir Putin held 16th India-Russia Summit at the Kremlin.


Meet the KGB spies who invented fake news

June 18, 2020 2:30 pm

The New York Times reveals how one of the biggest fake news stories ever concocted — the 1984 AIDS-is-a-biological-weapon hoax — went viral in the pre-Internet era. Meet the KGB cons who invented it, and the “truth squad” that quashed it. For a bit.

The origin of AK-47

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

On this day, the first AK-47 went to production in what was then called the Soviet Union.

The origin of AK-47

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

On this day, the first AK-47 went to production in what was then called the Soviet Union.

The origin on AK-47

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

On this day, the first AK-47 went to production in what was then called the Soviet Union.

The origin on AK-47

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

On this day, the first AK-47 went to production in what was then called the Soviet Union.

Body of girl who died in Russia arrives in Mumbai

February 17, 2016 2:05 pm

Mumbai, Feb 17 (ANI): The body of a girl who died in a fire incident in Russia arrived in Mumbai on Wednesday. In the shocking tragedy, two medical students from Maharashtra died of suffocation after a fire broke out in their institute in Russia on Sunday morning. The deceased were identified as Karishma Bhosale (20) from Pune and Pooja Kallur (22) from Nerul. BJP leader Kirit Somaiya was seen condoling the family members of the girl.

Russian President wishes India on Republic Day

January 24, 2016 1:31 pm

Russia, Jan 24 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has extended his greetings to the Indian citizens on the occasion of Republic Day. President Putin in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said he appreciates relations of special and privileged strategic partnership between Russia and India. He added that he was sure that further build-up between the two nations will be fruitful bilateral cooperation in different areas. He also said that constructive interaction corresponds to their common interests and goes in line with ensuring stability and security in Asia and the entire world.

Sinai tragedy: funerals begin amid fresh theories over cause of crash

November 05, 2015 6:46 pm

Funerals have begun to take place in Russia for some of the 224 victims of the Sinai air crash. In the north western city of Veliky Novgorod, 60-year old Nina Lushchenko was the first to be laid to rest.