Tuesday May 14
Russian Craftsmen to Recreate Parts of Lost Amber Room
Russian craftsmen in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad are to recreate parts of the legendary Amber Room , a Tsarist-era antiquity which was looted by German forces at the end of World War II.
Tuesday May 14
Thanh Nein News
Vietnam PM inspects first Russian-built submarine
Vietnamese delegation led by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on the deck of the first Kilo-class submarine built by Russia on Sunday The Vietnamese prime minister on Sunday arrived at the Russian seaport city of Kaliningrad to inspect the testing progress of a Kilo-class submarine which Vietnam contracted to buy from Russia in a step seen as an ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Russia braces up for another wave of economic crisis
The global economic crisis has been gathering pace recently. According to IMF forecasts, the growth rate of the economy in 2013 will drop to 3.3 percent.
Fri May 03, 2013
Nordic countries concerned by Russian search of Nordic Council office
The Nordic countries have criticized an inspection by Russian authorities of the Nordic Council's office in the Russian city of Kaliningrad.
Thu May 02, 2013
Sheremetyevo airport serviced 5,79 million passengers in the first quarter of 2013
Sheremetyevo international airport serviced 5.791 million passengers in the first quarter of 2013, the airport's press-service reports.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
The Financial Mirror
Russia to change agreement with France to prevent adoption by same sex couples
President Putin said that it was "possible and necessary" to react to the legalization of same sex marriage in France, so that Russian orphans could not be adopted by French same sex families.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Russia should amend adoption deal with France in light of legalization of same-sex marriages - Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin believes adoption agreements with other countries should be amended if these countries amend national laws in a way that this goes against Russian law.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Vladimir Putin's Live Q&A Sessions: 10 Facts
The previous 10 live Q&A sessions, held in 2001-2003 and 2005-2011, in which he took part as president and then as prime minister, lasted more than 40 hours in total and included about a hundred live stand-ups from cities and strategic enterprises.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
Russia Simulated A Large-Scale Aerial Night Attack On Sweden
Erik Arnberg, a reader of The Aviationist, brought to my attention an episode that occurred on the night of Mar.
Belarus' atomic future
In a few days, the world will commemorate the 27th anniversary of the nuclear disaster at the Chernobyl station in Ukraine.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Russian jets practised attacks on Sweden
Russian fighter planes carried out training missions just outside the Swedish border over Easter, however Sweden's military was too slow to react and had to rely on help from Nato , the Svenska Dagbladet newspaper revealed on Monday.