Thursday Jul 10
Evidence of super-fast deep earthquake: Rare high-speed rupture off...
Scientists have discovered the first evidence that deep earthquakes, those breaking at more than 400 kilometers below Earth's surface, can rupture much faster than ordinary earthquakes.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Sovcomflot & Sakhalin Energy to Provide 3 Icebreakers for Sakhalin-2
SCF Group and Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd. have signed a contract for the construction and long-term operation of three multifunctional icebreaking standby vessels to serve the Sakhalin-2 offshore energy platforms.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Kim Il Sung to Be Remembered in Russia
A committee for remembering President Kim Il Sung was inaugurated by the Khabarovsk Territorial Committee of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation on June 26. The committee decided to hold political and cultural events including a meeting to praise the revolutionary career of the President and his exploits on the occasion of the 20th ... (more)
Slovak economic diplomacy losing interest in Russia
SLOVAK economic diplomats are losing interest in the Russian Federation after the annexation of Crimea, the Slovak Foreign Affairs Ministry wrote in its report on the focus of economic diplomacy in bilateral relations until 2016, the SITA newswire reported.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Helicopter with 14 on board crashes in Russia: officials : June 30, 2014,
Some 14 people were missing on Monday after their helicopter crashed in the Russian Far East, officials said, that the latest aviation tragedy to hit the country.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Vladimir Putin's Super-Secret Bond Villain Lair, Exposed
Earlier this week, Russian President Vladimir Putin held a video conference about a new oil-drilling platform in the Arkutun-Dagi field of the Sea of Okhotsk, which is about 15 miles off the coast.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Police detain five suspected Russian...
Five Russian gangsters were detained before the recent arrest in Chon Buri's Sattahip district of Alexander Matusov, an alleged Russian mafia gang leader wanted by Interpol in connection with numerous murders, police said.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Russia's launches largest oil drilling platform in the country's Far East
Gravity Base Structure to install oil and gas platforms "Berkut" on the Arkutun-Dagi maritime oil field , whose construction in the "Sakhalin-1" project is completed at the dock port in Eastern Primorye territory Russia's Rosneft and America's ExxonMobil have launched a unique drilling platform in the Okhotsk Sea in Russia's Far East.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
UPDATE 1-Russia's Rosneft signs oil product supply deal with BP
Rosneft signed its second major agreement with BP on Friday since sanctions were imposed on the Russian oil company's chief executive, a close ally of President Vladimir Putin, over the Ukraine crisis.
The 10 weirdest things that have ever been stolen
A 350 pound inflatable gorilla that was stolen from a car dealer in California. What would you do with it? 1. A bridge - Not the easiest item to try and sell for scrap metal without raising a few eyebrows.