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Video surveillance tech helps recover $1 mn Russian painting

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST

Facial recognition video technology has led to recovery of a million dollar painting, stolen from an art gallery in Moscow, and the thief's arrest, according to authorities in Moscow, the Russian capi

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Facebook suspends 3 pages linked to Russian government

San Francisco |Sunday, 2019 12:45:05 PM IST

Three video-centric pages run by a viral video company - Maffick Media - have been suspended from Facebook because they failed to properly disclose their ties with Russia, the media reported.

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China hopes US, Russia will return to INF Treaty

Munich |Sunday, 2019 8:15:04 AM IST

China hopes the US and Russia will return to the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, a senior Chinese official has said here.

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Russia says ready to mediate Venezuelan crisis

Europe | February 14, 2019 11:41:47 PM IST

Moscow [Russia], Feb 14 (Xinhua/ANI): Russia is ready to join mediation efforts to help end the Venezuelan crisis, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.

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Resume talks on nuclear arms treaty with Russia, Gorbachev urges US

Moscow |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:06 PM IST

Former Soviet leader Mikhail S Gorbachev called on Washington and Moscow to resume nuclear arms talks, warning of dangers of not doing so after President Donald Trump confirmed the USA plan to leave a

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Russia's Lavrov warns Pompeo against US interference in Venezuela

Moscow |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:04 AM IST

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo against US intervention in the internal affairs of Venezuela, including the use of force.

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Russia to direct Facebook, Twitter to localise users' database

Moscow |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:05 AM IST

Russian telecom watchdog Roskomnadzor has said that it will punish Twitter and Facebook if they decline to move the database of Russian users to Russia.

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Russian, Chinese lasers threaten US satellites: Pentagon

Washington |Tuesday, 2019 11:15:06 AM IST

A new Pentagon report has warned that China and Russia were both developing space capabilities to threaten the US, including lasers that could target and destroy American satellites.

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