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World | Serge Schmemann, The New York Times | Friday December 13, 2013
The closing of the RIA Novosti news agency in the middle of the Ukrainian crisis reflects Vladimir Putin's increasingly pronounced view of a zero-sum world.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 12, 2013
Ukrainian protesters stood their ground on Wednesday after an overnight sweep by riot police and their leaders dismissed an offer of talks from a president they say must quit.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 11, 2013
The openly gay former tennis star slammed the International Olympic Committee's inaction ahead of the Sochi Winter Olympics in February in Russia, a country which has courted criticism for legislation that gay activists and critics say discriminat...
World | Reuters | Wednesday December 11, 2013
After almost four years of allegations that two related helicopter companies in Lithuania and Russia were doing substandard work and should be banned from new contracts, the Pentagon continued to give them business.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Canada vowed on Tuesday to defend the North Pole and Santa Claus, insisting the mythical figure is a citizen, after Russia ordered its military to step up its Arctic presence.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 11, 2013
President Vladimir Putin ordered Russia's military on Tuesday to step up its presence in the Arctic after Canada signalled its intention to claim the North Pole and surrounding waters.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Chinese hackers eavesdropped on the computers of five European foreign ministries before last September's G20 Summit, which was dominated by the Syrian crisis, according to research by computer security firm FireEye Inc.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 10, 2013
President Vladimir Putin tightened his hold on Russia's media on Monday by dissolving the main state news agency.
Monday December 9, 2013
The outlook for most major economies has improved, with the euro zone gathering momentum as its debt crisis subsides, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said on Monday.
World | Reuters | Monday December 9, 2013
Anti-government protesters toppled a statue of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin in Ukraine's capital and attacked it with hammers on Sunday in a symbolic challenge to President Viktor Yanukovich and his plans for closer ties with Russia.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 8, 2013
Ukraine's supporters of Western integration hope to draw a million people to a protest today against the authorities' decision to spurn a historic EU agreement and seek closer ties with old master Russia.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 6, 2013
Russian President Vladimir Putin hailed Nelson Mandela as "one of the greatest politicians in modern times"
World | Reuters | Thursday December 5, 2013
Russia criticised "aggressive actions" by Ukrainian demonstrators and the Western response to the protests on Wednesday, saying outsiders should not interfere in Ukraine's affairs.
Reuters | Wednesday December 4, 2013
The YotaPhone runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, and features a 4.3-inch LCD touchscreen on the front, and a 4.3-inch EPD display on the back.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Alexander the Velikiy or Alex is no ordinary dog. The Russian Borzoi is arguably the only one of its kind in India at present. And he hasn't come cheap - he cost his owner a whopping Rs.22 lakh to import him and has to be kept in an air-conditioned e...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 2, 2013
Australia's spy agency offered to share information about its own citizens with its foreign intelligence partners, according to leaked documents published Monday.
World | Reuters | Saturday November 30, 2013
The implementation of a landmark nuclear agreement between Iran and six world powers is expected to begin in late December or early January, Iran's envoy to the U.N. nuclear agency said on Friday.
Thursday November 28, 2013
Vedomosti business daily said companies involved were Japan's Mitsui and Mitsubishi Corp, and an Indian group involving ONGC Videsh, Indian Oil Corp and Petronet LNG - names that had been previously reported in Russia as being interested in the remai...
World | Andrew Roth, The New York Times | Thursday November 28, 2013
If Lenin were alive today, instead of spinning in his mausoleum nearby, he no doubt would be aghast at the two-story replica of a Louis Vuitton traveling trunk on Red Square. He might also update the title of his famous essay on the need for a revolu...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 28, 2013
After seeing off Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh after their summit meeting in September, President Barack Obama hurried back to his Oval office in the White House to make a historic phone call.