Russia hopes Iran won't quit global nuclear deal

Moscow |Tuesday, 2020 1:45:05 PM IST

Moscow hopes that Iran will not withdraw from the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was quoted as saying by RIA Novosti news agen

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11 dead in Russian residential building fire

Moscow |Tuesday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST

At least 11 people were killed on Tuesday in a fire that engulfed a residential building in Russia's Tomsk region.

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Russia warns Iran against making 'reckless steps' to quit NPT

Others | January 21, 2020 4:11:21 AM IST

Moscow [Russia], Jan 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Moscow warns Tehran against making 'reckless steps' to quit the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), Russia's deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said.

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Broken hot water pipe kills 5 in Russian hotel

Moscow |Monday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

Five people were killed and three others hospitalized on Monday after a broken hot water pipe flooded a small hotel in the Russian city of Perm near the Ural Mountains, the regional investigative comm

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Russia: Putin dismisses idea of allowing country's head of state to serve for an indefinite term

Europe | January 19, 2020 2:41:20 AM IST

Moscow [Russia], Jan 19 (Sputnik/ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that it would be better not to return to allowing the country's head of state to serve for an indefinite term, making t

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Russia backs India on Kashmir again

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST

Russia on Friday reiterated that the constitutional reorganization of Jammu and Kashmir state was an internal matter of India and none of its concern.

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5 S-400 air defence systems to be delivered to India in 2025: Russia

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST

Russia on Friday said that five S-400 air defence systems will be delivered to India in 2025, as per schedule.

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Putin signs decree to appoint tax ex-chief as new Russian PM

Moscow |Friday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday signed a decree to appoint former Russian Federal Tax Service head Mikhail Mishustin as the new Prime Minister, a day after the resignation of the previous

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35 people injured in clashes near Russian Embassy in Lebanon

Middle East | January 16, 2020 9:41:30 AM IST

Beirut [Lebanon], Jan 16 (Sputnik/ANI): At least 35 people have been injured in violent clashes between police and protestors near the Russian Embassy in Lebanon's capital Beirut, the Lebanese Red Cro

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Kashmir: Azad hits out at govt for ignoring Russia

Srinagar |Thursday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Former Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad has hit out at the government for not including Russia in the foreign diplomats' delegation that visited Kashmir earli

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Russian PM candidate plans changes in new govt

Moscow |Thursday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

Mikhail Mishustin, Russian President Vladimir Putin's proposed Prime Ministerial candidate, has said that some changes were planned in the new government, an official said on Thursday.

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Russian hackers target Ukrainian gas firm

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

Silicon Valley-based security firm Area1 has claimed that state sponsored Russian hackers targeted Ukrainian gas company Burisma, which is also in the news because Democratic presidential front-runner

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