Tag: Moscow

Trump officials rush to Turkey as Moscow advances to fill Syria...

The Trump administration dispatched its top officials to Turkey on Wednesday for emergency talks to try to persuade Ankara to halt an...

Photos: Thousands rally in Moscow to demand release of jailed protesters

More than 20,000 Russians took to the streets of Moscow on Sunday to demand the release of protesters jailed over the summer...

41 reported killed after Russian passenger plane crash-lands in Moscow

41 people on board a Russian Aeroflot passenger plane were killed on Sunday, including two children, after the aircraft caught fire as it made a...

Corinthia Group announce new Moscow project

IHI plc, which owns the Corinthia Hotels Group is announcing a luxury Corinthia Hotel & Residences project in Moscow. IHI has a minority share...

For Putin, economic and political reality dampen appetite for arms race

With his ratings down and state funds needed to hedge against new Western sanctions and raise living standards, Russian President Vladimir Putin cannot afford...

Britain cautions Russia after U.S./UK citizen detained for spying

Britain cautioned Russia on Friday that individual citizens should be not used as pawns in a diplomatic chess game after a dual U.S./UK national...

Moscow residents turn to car-sharing after parking crackdown

Tens of thousands of Moscow residents have taken up car-sharing to combat soaring parking costs and a dwindling number of spaces, a trend that...

Russia opens terrorism investigation after teenager blows himself up

Russia opened an investigation into suspected terrorism after a 17-year-old youth blew himself up on Wednesday in the lobby of an office belonging to...

Russian police detain over 150 protesting against pension reform – rights...

Thousands of supporters of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny protested across Russia on Sunday against planned increases to the pension age, with a rights...

Moscow still in party mode after unexpected victory

 Moscow residents were still reeling on Monday morning after Russia's penalty kick stunner the night before against Spain in the World Cup that sent...