Half of what’s mine… Russian senator proposes law equating cohabitation to marriage

Half of what’s mine… Russian senator proposes law equating cohabitation to marriage

22 Янв, 2018 в 14:49
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The Russian Duma will consider a law that would give partners the same rights as spouses after five years of cohabitation, or two years if the couple has a child. The legislation has been met with a stormy response.

State Duma urges swift blocking of online calls for school violence

State Duma urges swift blocking of online calls for school violence

19 Янв, 2018 в 17:44
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Online calls for violence in Russian schools should be swiftly blocked, a top Russian MP said, commenting on recent stabbing attacks in Perm and Ulan-Ude. The existing laws provide sufficient tools to fulfill this task, he added.

Constitutional Court crushes Navalny’s presidential ambitions

Constitutional Court crushes Navalny’s presidential ambitions

19 Янв, 2018 в 15:33
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The Constitutional Court has turned down a complaint about the law on elections by opposition activist, Aleksey Navalny, who was denied registration as presidential candidate over a suspended sentence.

New Kiev law marks shift ‘from sabotage to burial’ on Minsk deal – Russian senator

New Kiev law marks shift ‘from sabotage to burial’ on Minsk deal – Russian senator

18 Янв, 2018 в 17:54
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The new Ukrainian law on the reintegration of Donbass means an end to the Minsk peace deal and will likely lead to a new war in the southeast of the country, Russian Senator Konstantin Kosachev warned.

Lib Dem leader baits US by urging it to help him win Russian election

Lib Dem leader baits US by urging it to help him win Russian election

18 Янв, 2018 в 16:10
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The leader of the nationalist Liberal Democratic Party, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, said he won’t believe the claims of Russian meddling in the US election unless the Americans help him win the March 18 presidential vote in Russia.

Foreign territorial claims & terrorist infiltration main border challenges for Russia – FSB

Foreign territorial claims & terrorist infiltration main border challenges for Russia – FSB

18 Янв, 2018 в 14:57
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Territorial claims by other states and attempts by terrorists to enter the country are the main border threats for Russia, according to a new draft presidential decree.

Yabloko founder Yavlinsky gathers enough signatures to face Putin in presidential race – activists

Yabloko founder Yavlinsky gathers enough signatures to face Putin in presidential race – activists

17 Янв, 2018 в 15:53
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Activists from the opposition Yabloko party said they have gathered more than the required 100,000 signatures for veteran politician Grigory Yavlinsky to be registered as a candidate in the March 18 Russian presidential election.

Human rights violations myths aimed at dividing Chechen society – Kadyrov

Human rights violations myths aimed at dividing Chechen society – Kadyrov

17 Янв, 2018 в 14:29
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The myths about alleged human rights violations in Chechnya are being spread to destabilize the region and weaken Russia, according to Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, who is currently under US sanctions.

Russians increasingly believe in afterlife – report

Russians increasingly believe in afterlife – report

16 Янв, 2018 в 16:41
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The number of Russians believing in the afterlife has significantly increased in recent years, according to a fresh opinion poll. Now, four in 10 Russians hold the view that life does not end with death.

Putin may win presidential election in first round – poll

Putin may win presidential election in first round – poll

16 Янв, 2018 в 14:08
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Current Russian President Vladimir Putin may win the upcoming presidential election in the first round, a survey by the Russian Public Opinion Research Center revealed, two months before the March 18 vote.