Sunday, May 26, 2019

UN orders Russia to release Ukrainian sailors, ships

Berlin | May 26, 2019 6:11:17 AM IST
A United Nations tribunal on Saturday ordered Russia to immediately release three Ukrainian naval ships and two dozen sailors, who were captured during a confrontation off the Crimean Peninsula last November.... read..

US -China trade war poses threat to Russia: Maxim Akimov

Moscow | May 25, 2019 6:41:23 AM IST
The US and China trade war entail risks for the Russian economy "as it will affect the global economy" said Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov on Friday.... read..

UK vows to retaliate against Russian hacking

London |Friday, 2019 11:45:06 PM IST
British Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Jeremy Hunt has pledged to retaliate against alleged Russian cyber attacks with as much as 22 million pounds "kept" to be spent on enlarging an "offensive hacking" unit, the media has reported.... read..

Russia terms US ultimatum to Turkey over S-400 deal 'unaccepatble'

Others | May 23, 2019 5:11:48 AM IST
Condemning the US threat to eliminate Turkey from a programme on creating F-35 multi-role fighters over its deal to buy Russian S-400 defence system, Kremlin on Wednesday said such ultimatums by Washington is "unacceptable".... read..

Police probing assault on Russian woman tourist

Panaji |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Police in Goa on Wednesday started a probe into the assault on a Russian woman tourist by an unknown motorcycle-borne person on May 15, even as the victim has claimed that the police refused to take serious note of the incident.... read..

Terrorists fire missiles at Russia's Khmeimim airbase in Syria

Middle East | May 22, 2019 10:41:59 PM IST
Seventeen missiles were fired at Russia's Khmeimim airbase on Wednesday by Al-Nusra terrorists, said Russia's Defence Ministry.... read..

US intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets off Alaska

Washington |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST
US F-22 stealth jets intercepted four Russian bombers and two Su-35 fighter jets off the coast of Alaska, according to a statement from North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD).... read..

Russian bombers, fighters intercepted near Alaska by F-22s: US military

US | May 21, 2019 11:41:54 PM IST
Several Russian bombers and fighters were intercepted by at least four American F-22s near Alaska on Tuesday, according to the North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD).... read..

'No direct Russia involvement in Venezuelan affairs': Venezuelan Ambassador to Russia

Asia | May 21, 2019 9:41:57 PM IST
Refuting the United States' claim, Venezuela on Tuesday said that there is no direct involvement of Russia in Venezuela's affairs, according to the Venezuelan Ambassador to Russia Carlos Rafael Faria Tortosa.... read..

10 killed, including 5 children, in air raids by Russia in Syria

Middle East | May 21, 2019 7:11:49 AM IST
At least 10 civilians, including five children, were killed in air strikes by Syrian government ally Russia on Monday in the northwestern Idlib province, the last major rebel-held territory.... read..

'Russia will do its best to help convicted Maria Butina'

Europe | May 20, 2019 12:41:58 PM IST
Russia Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova on Sunday assured that Moscow will spare no effort to help Russian national Maria Butina, who is lodged in a US prison.... read..

Russia declares unilateral ceasefire in Idlib

Others | May 20, 2019 6:41:48 AM IST
Russia-backed Syrian government forces have unilaterally ceased fire in the northwestern Idlib province, the last major rebel-held territory, Moscow's defence ministry said on Sunday.... read..

Japan defeats Russia 3-2 in Sudirman Cup

Nanning (China) |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST
Top-ranked Japan defeated Russia 3-2 in the men's singles in their Group 1A opener at the ongoing Sudirman Cup, here on Monday.... read..

Russia, Turkey to initiate talks on joint production of S-500 defence system: Erdogan

Middle East | May 19, 2019 10:11:55 AM IST
Ankara and Moscow would initiate talks on the joint production of S-500 air defence system, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, adding that the purchase of the S-400 system from Russia was "complete".... read..

Russia: Sukhoi Superjet 100 aborts takeoff over hydraulic failure

Europe | May 19, 2019 6:41:47 AM IST
An Aeroflot Sukhoi Superjet 100 bound for Moscow was forced to abort takeoff here after its hydraulic system reportedly malfunctioned.... read..
Richest candidate got 1,558 votes, lost ...
Amethi: Suspects in murder of Smriti Ira...
Third child should be devoid of rights, ...
Kerala coast on alert after intel on ISI...
Jagan Reddy arrives in New Delhi, meets ...
Lok Sabha results alter poll math in Del...
 Top Stories
US city hit by ransomware attack, I... 
Zverev edges past Jarry to win Gene... 
World Cup: Kohli pleased with lower... 
No 'Bigg Boss' for Jwala Gutta... 
Himanta Biswa Sarma elected BAC Vic... 
Pakistan ready to talk to new India... 
Varanasi: Security beefed up ahead ... 
Gujarat: Modi, Shah to get low-key ...