Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 1, 2016
ONGC Videsh Ltd on Tuesday announced completion of acquisition of a 15 per cent stake in Russia's second biggest oil field of Vankor from Rosneft for $1.268 billion - its fourth biggest acquisition.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 31, 2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani were among several world leaders who wished Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ahead of his open-heart surgery at a hospital in the UK today.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 30, 2016
An ISIS sleeper cell has plans to carry out attacks targeting English and Russian football fans at Euro 2016 during a match in Marseilles, data retrieved from the main Paris attacks suspect's laptop reveal, according to The Sun.
World News | Reuters | Saturday May 28, 2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a US missile shield that Moscow considers a threat to its security.
Associated Press | Saturday May 28, 2016
Viktor Lebedev of Russia's northern region of Yakutia beat Ismail Musukayev of Dagestan in an under-57 kg semifinal Friday at the competition that decides who represents Russia at the Rio Olympics this summer
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 26, 2016
Maria Sharapova, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Anastasia Pavliuchenkova, and Darya Kasatkina were named in the Russian women's singles team for the Rio Olympics
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 24, 2016
Orbiters 13 and 14 blasted off on a Russian Soyuz rocket from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, at 0848 GMT as planned, according to a live broadcast by space firm Arianespace.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 23, 2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Greece this week, the Kremlin said today, his first official trip to an EU member state in almost a year.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 23, 2016
In process to merge with bigger rival Reliance Communications, Russian giant Sistema's Indian telecom arm SSTL on Monday said cost of spectrum is "very high" in India and it is too tough for it to keep investing here.
World News | Associated Press | Friday May 20, 2016
An EgyptAir jetliner en route from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard veered wildly in flight and crashed in the Mediterranean Sea early Thursday, authorities said. Egyptian and Russian officials said it may have been brought down by terrorists.
Associated Press | Thursday May 19, 2016
Russian Tennis Federation Head Shamil Tarpishchev had earlier said that Maria Sharapova's situation is "bad" and that it is "very doubtful" that she will resume her career.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 17, 2016
A major Russian shipbuilding company in Moscow today announced plans to build the country's first cruise liner since the 1950s, saying construction will begin this year.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 16, 2016
The International Space Station, the space laboratory that showcases cooperation between Russia and the United States, on Monday orbited Earth for the 100,000th time, Russian mission control said.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 15, 2016
Vitaly Mutko, Russia's sports minister, writing in The Sunday Times, admitted the Russian Athletics Federation and athletes had made "serious mistakes" breaking anti-doping rules
World News | Reuters | Saturday May 14, 2016
A North Korean coast guard ship has detained a Russian yacht with a crew of five people on board, Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday, adding it had sent a note to Pyongyang demanding explanation for the cause of the detention.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 14, 2016
The 1979 Soviet intervention in Afghanistan was a "tragic mistake", Russia's Ambassador to Pakistan Alexey Y Dedov has said, but claimed that it's not similar to Russia's support for the "legitimate regime" of Syrian President Bashar al Assad.
World News | Reuters | Friday May 13, 2016
A ballistic missile defence shield which the United States has activated in Europe is a step to a new arms race, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday, vowing to adjust budget spending to neutralise "emerging threats" to Russia.
Reuters | Friday May 13, 2016
At least 15 Russian medal winning athletes at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics were part of a state-run doping program, according to a report in the New York Times
Agence France-Presse | Friday May 13, 2016
Russian and Kenyan athletes may be barred from 2016 Rio Olympics after fresh allegations rose against athletes from the two countries of doping
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 13, 2016
A US anti-missile defence system in Romania aimed at protecting NATO members from threats by "rogue" nations became operational on Thursday, triggering Russian fury despite US insistence it does not target Moscow.
Reuters | Thursday May 12, 2016
Researchers at Trend Micro said that the hacking group, dubbed Pawn Storm, appears to be behind attempts to steal personal and corporate data.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 11, 2016
Thirty-three years after their induction, the ageing Sea Harriers, once the mainstay of Navy's air warfare capability, today gave way to the modern supersonic Russian MiG 29K fighter aircraft.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 10, 2016
A Russian woman spy infiltrated ISIS ranks and before being executed passed on key information due to which many jihadists lost their lives, the terror group has claimed.
World News | Reuters | Monday May 9, 2016
Russia rolled out an air defence missile system of the kind used to protect its base in Syria and some of the Russian jets flying missions there screamed overhead as it showcased its military war machine on Moscow's Red Square today.
World News | Associated Press | Monday May 9, 2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking at the annual elaborate Victory Day military parade in Red Square, says Russia wants to help build an international security system that transcends military blocs.
World News | Associated Press | Monday May 9, 2016
A whistleblower who uncovered systemic doping inside Russia's track team told "60 Minutes" he sent 200 emails and 50 letters about the cheating to the World Anti-Doping Agency, which told him it didn't have the power to investigate inside the country.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday May 8, 2016
Russian investigators have arrested a man suspected of killing five members of a motorcycle club who had gathered in a village near Moscow.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 7, 2016
Russian whistleblower, Vitaly Stepanov, has alleged that four gold medallists in 2014 Sochi winter games were involved in doping.
Agence France-Presse | Friday May 6, 2016
Since winning at the Russian Grand Prix last year, Lewis Hamilton has won only once -- the following race in the United States where he clinched the 2015 drivers' title.
World News | Agency France Presse | Friday May 6, 2016
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe today met Russian President Vladimir Putin in a rare visit by a G7 leader as the two sides sought to bolster ties and make progress on a decades-long territorial dispute.