‘Disgraseful lies’ –MP blasts Pentagon chief’s statement diminishing Russia’s role in fighting ISIS

‘Disgraseful lies’ –MP blasts Pentagon chief’s statement diminishing Russia’s role in fighting ISIS

09 Янв, 2017 в 14:10
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US Defense Secretary Ash Carter’s allegation that Russia rendered “virtually zero” support to the anti-terrorism campaign in Syria is a “lie” that puts the US in a “foolish” and “worrying” position, says a member of the State Duma’s Committee for International Affairs.

Most Russians report improved standards of living, general content with life

Most Russians report improved standards of living, general content with life

09 Янв, 2017 в 10:24
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Over a half of Russians say their own lives are good and three quarters think their lives improved in 2016, according to the latest public opinion poll.

Obama’s 2015 Hawaiian vacation cost taxpayers over $4.8millions

Obama’s 2015 Hawaiian vacation cost taxpayers over $4.8millions

06 Янв, 2017 в 09:24
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President Barack Obama’s family vacation to Hawaii in 2015 cost taxpayers more than $4.8 million. Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch […]

Head of Russian central bank named European Banker of the Year

Head of Russian central bank named European Banker of the Year

04 Янв, 2017 в 19:33
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Elvira Nabiullina, the head of Russia’s central bank, has been named the best Central Bank Governor in Europe in 2016 by the international financial magazine, The Banker.

‘RIP’: Medvedev says Obama’s policies towards Russia, initially promising, end in agony

‘RIP’: Medvedev says Obama’s policies towards Russia, initially promising, end in agony

30 Дек, 2016 в 13:11
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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev expressed his disappointment over US President Barack Obama’s decision to introduce restrictions against Russian diplomats, as a reply to alleged Russian interference in the US presidential election.

‘Year of lost opportunities:’ Russian envoy blasts EU’s confrontational policies

‘Year of lost opportunities:’ Russian envoy blasts EU’s confrontational policies

30 Дек, 2016 в 11:33
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The European Union has repeatedly missed chances to mend its relations with Russia, while its sanctions do nothing, Russia’s permanent representative to the bloc, Vladimir Chizhov, has said.

Zakharova: ‘Helpless Obama humiliated Americans with anti-Russia sanctions, Kerry deserves sympathy’

Zakharova: ‘Helpless Obama humiliated Americans with anti-Russia sanctions, Kerry deserves sympathy’

30 Дек, 2016 в 01:01
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Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has posted a scathing Facebook comment on US President Barack Obama’s approval of new anti-Russian measures, arguing Obama’s “bitter” and “helpless” team did a disfavor to the White House’s reputation.

Putin’s approval rating hits 2016 high

Putin’s approval rating hits 2016 high

29 Дек, 2016 в 10:57
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Russian President Vladimir Putin’s approval rating has risen 1 percent from November, reaching 86.8 percent which is the highest recorded in 2016, reports the state-run Russian Center for Public Opinion Research (VTSIOM).

Pirated content users could face fines under new bill – Russian ministry

Pirated content users could face fines under new bill – Russian ministry

28 Дек, 2016 в 10:38
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The Russian culture minister has said plans are being devised for a new bill targeting copyright piracy which could introduce fines for end users who download illegal content.

Moscow court recognizes 2014 turmoil in Ukraine as coup d’état

Moscow court recognizes 2014 turmoil in Ukraine as coup d’état

27 Дек, 2016 в 11:57
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A Russian court has ruled in favor of a former Ukrainian lawmaker, recognizing the events in Kiev in 2014, which ended in the ousting of the president and the installation of the current regime, as an illegal coup d’état.