Thursday, Dec 08, 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin


Putin’s name absent as Russians discuss retreat in Ukraine

November 12, 2022 11:16 am

In order to end what has turned into a misbegotten war, Putin needs some manner of triumph, analysts said.

Russian President Vladimir Putin won't attend upcoming G-20 summit in Bali

November 10, 2022 7:22 pm

US President Joe Biden, Chinese President Xi Jinping and other world leaders are to attend the two-day summit that starts next Tuesday.

Russian President Putin lauds India again, calls its citizens 'talented', 'purposeful'

November 05, 2022 10:04 pm

Vladimir Putin's comments came days ahead of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar's visit to Moscow on November 7 and 8.

Investigators raid home of Russian celeb Ksenia Sobchak

October 27, 2022 8:49 am

The search at Sobchak's luxury home in a prestigious Moscow suburb was part of a probe into alleged wrongdoing by her media director, Kirill Sukhanov, who was arrested on charges of extortion.

Putin's path: From pledges of stability to nuclear threats

October 07, 2022 1:16 pm

With his room for maneuvering narrowing, Putin has repeatedly signalled that he could resort to nuclear weapons to protect the Russian gains in Ukraine — a harrowing threat that shatters the claims of stability he has repeated throughout his 22-year rule.

Why Russia isn't the villain of the war

October 07, 2022 9:31 am

Anastasia Piliavsky's article exhorting Indians to support Ukraine and the West presents a biased picture. Russia's position is a response to the aggressive moves by the US, NATO.

With bluster and threats, Putin casts the West as the enemy

October 01, 2022 9:51 am

Speaking to hundreds of Russian lawmakers and governors in a grand Kremlin hall, Putin said that the residents of the four regions — which are still partially controlled by Ukrainian forces — would become Russia’s citizens “forever.”

‘Putin is a fool’: Intercepted calls reveal Russian Army in disarray

September 30, 2022 9:34 am

ALEKSANDR: We can’t take Kyiv. ... We just take villages, and that’s it. NIKITA: There are corpses lying around. SERGEY: We were given an order to kill everyone we see.

With Putin's nuclear threat, what are Russia's 'strategic' and 'tactical' nuclear weapons?

September 30, 2022 8:34 am

Speculation over Putin’s next move in terms of weaponry has begun, with the terms 'tactical' and 'strategic' nuclear weapons making the rounds. We explain what these weapons are.

At least 200,000 Russians have left the country since Putin’s draft began

September 29, 2022 12:28 pm

The size of the exodus is difficult to determine, however, given that Russia has borders with 14 countries, stretching from China and North Korea to the Baltic States, and not all governments release regular data about migration.