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Turkey begins receiving Russian missiles in challenge to US and NATO

The first parts of the S-400 air defence system were flown to the Murted military air base northwest of Ankara, the Turkish Defence Ministry said, sealing Turkey's deal with Russia.

Russian company's offer of extra payments for women who wear a skirt or a dress to work has sparked a backlash

The "femininity marathon" would allow women to feel more feminine, and would brighten up the office for the - mainly male - staff, the company told news website T Jurnal. Russians took to social media to express their outrage.


WATCH VIDEO: Russian journalist Babchenko used pig's blood, make-up to fake his own death

Babchenko said that he was approached by Ukrainian agents about a month ago who told him that Russian security services had put out an order for his slaying.

Russian gets twelve years in US prison for role in hacking scheme

The scheme ultimately caused banks and credit card companies to suffer hundreds of millions in losses, including more than $300 million reported by three companies alone, prosecutors said.

Russian Sound Artist in Chandigarh: ‘Effort is to explore how sound can be main tool in performance’

"I feel visual culture is excessive; we are constantly watching all the time and my work continuously explores the different ways with which the audience can perceive work," says the artist.

Four Syria-bound Russian missiles crashed in Iran: US official

The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the missiles landed in Iran yesterday, but did not provide details about where they might have landed or whether they caused any damage.


Protesters storm governors’ offices in three Ukraine cities

At least two protesters died Wednesday of gunshot wounds, a grim escalation that also galvanized anger in western Ukraine.

Photo-op goof-up

Unlike major multilateral events where a leader’s position is defined,it was a free-for-all situation on Monday.

McCain slams Putin in opinion piece for Pravda

McCain accuses Russian President Putin of corruption,repression and self-serving rule.

Obama makes push on Syria,to examine Russian proposal on chemical weapons

U.N.,Russia want Syrian chemical weapons put under supervision.