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Vladimir Putin: West is trying to ‘defang’ the Russian bear

“We aren’t on the offensive, we aren’t attacking anyone, we are only defending our interests,” he said.

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80 per cent back Putin even as ruble falls: poll

Even as the confidence in the economy is slipping, an overwhelming number of people showed support for Putin.

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European equities get caught in the rout of the rouble

Financial turmoil in Russia weighed on the region’s stock markets.

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Russian Ruble is mixed after Tuesday’s collapse

The ruble lost over 15 percent of its value this week despite Tuesday’s massive interest rate hike by the Russian central bank.

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India, Russia ink new nuclear-deal; Moscow most important defence partner, says PM Narendra Modi

Modi said Putin is a great leader and he has been a pillar of strength for India’s security and international relations.

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Putin-Modi first annual summit to focus on nuclear energy and oil

Putin will seek economic engagement to negate effect of sanctions against Russia over Ukraine issue.

Will never do anything detrimental to India’s security: Russia

Weeks after it signed a military cooperation agreement with Pakistan, Russia on Monday said it will never do anything “detrimental” to India’s security interests and that the pact does not envisage supply of any defence equipment to that country immediately. Calling India as a time tested ally and “closest friend”, Russian Ambassador Alexander Kadakin said Russia’s […]

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RUSADA begins investigation of doping claims

The agency said that the aim of the investigation was to check the facts presented.

Read more: Doping, RUSADA, Russia
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Putin promises economic reforms to pull Russia out of impending recession

Putin proposed three-year freeze on tax inspections for companies

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Clashes erupt as Islamist militants attack Grozny, 20 dead

The clashes dented the stable image created by Chechnya’s strongman after two separatist conflicts.

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19 dead as Russian forces storm Chechen buildings

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov told journalists the security operation was completed

Read more: Caucasus, Chechnya, Russia

Passengers in Russia’s Arctic give airliner a push to move it on the runway

In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help it move to the runway.

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Russia’s new push for Syria dialogue unlikely to be fruitful

With its influence in the Middle East weakened, Moscow is trying to restart Syria talks that collapsed earlier.

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German foreign minister tries to save Ukraine peace plan

German minister called for drawing a division line between the government troops and pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine.

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Work starts in Ukraine to collect wreckage of MH17

Sunday’s operation is being carried out under the supervision of Dutch investigators and officials from the OSCE.