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EU targets Putin ally accused of US poll interference

October 16, 2020 10:08 am

The EU said it imposed a travel ban and asset freeze on Yevgeny Prigozhin, accusing him of being "engaged in and providing support for acts that threaten the peace, security or stability of Libya, including through violations of the UN arms embargo."

Angela Merkel is shying away from action that would really hurt Putin

October 07, 2020 10:23 am

German prosecutors say the Russian government was also to blame for a cyberattack on the Bundestag five years ago and a gangland-style killing in a Berlin city park in 2019.

Germany says nerve agent Novichok found in Russia's opposition leader Alexei Navalny

September 02, 2020 7:56 pm

It is a cholinesterase inhibitor, part of the class of substances that doctors at the Charite initially identied in Navalny.

Russia not world's first to develop coronavirus vaccine: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

August 13, 2020 6:28 pm

The world has not seen any data on Phase 1 or 2 clinical trials conducted by Moscow-based Gamaleya Research Institute, the Executive Chairperson of Bengaluru-headquartered Biocon Ltd said.

Putin says Russian navy will be armed with hypersonic weapons

July 27, 2020 2:43 pm

The Russian president has said that the Russian navy will have 40 new ships and vessels this year. Putin also said the navy will get hypersonic weapons to boost Russia's combat capabilities.

Explained: Why the Eastern Economic Forum matters for India

September 06, 2019 5:54 pm

The Summits have roundtable conferences, panel sessions, business breakfasts, besides business dialogues and bilateral talks and agreements.

Modi pitches global summit on terror to Russia, China, BRICS

June 29, 2019 3:38 am

They separately also met Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa for the BRICS meeting. In both these meetings, Modi pitched his idea for a global conference on terrorism, which he had proposed in Maldives earlier this month.

Trump, Putin discuss possible new nuclear accord, Mueller report among other topics -White House

May 04, 2019 12:05 am

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters Trump and Putin talked about the possibility of a new multilateral nuclear accord between the United States, Russia and China, or an extension of the current US-Russia strategic nuclear treaty.

India will receive missile systems on time: Russia

January 10, 2019 12:15 am

India signed an agreement with Russia last October to procure a batch of missile systems at a cost of Rs 40,000 crore.

Abe says will talk more on peace treaty, islands with Putin

September 14, 2018 2:24 pm

The Soviet Union took the four southernmost Kuril Islands, which Japan calls the Northern Territories, in the closing days of World War II. The island dispute has prevented the two sides from concluding a postwar peace treaty formally ending the hostilities.


Kim Jong Un meets Vladimir Putin in Russia

April 25, 2019 1:33 pm

Kim Jong Un became the first North Korean leader to travel to Russia since his late father, Kim Jong Il, visited in 2011.