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    Russia offers to sell vaccine to Bangladesh in November

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:17am on September 24, 2020

    Russian Direct Investment Fund on Wednesday expressed desire to sell COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, developed in Russia, to Bangladesh in November along with other countries,...

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    No ME peace without solving Palestinian problem: Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 10:29pm on September 17, 2020

    Russia said on Thursday it would be a ‘mistake’ to think lasting peace in the Middle East could be secured without resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict....

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    EU chief takes aim at Turkey, Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:47pm on September 16, 2020

    The European Commission’s president on Wednesday urged the EU to stop being naive when dealing with big powers, while singling out Turkey and Russia for...

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    First batch of Coronavirus vaccine shipped to Russian regions

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha / TASS . Moscow | Updated at 03:43pm on September 12, 2020

    The first pilot batch of the Sputnik V vaccine against the novel coronavirus for risk groups has been shipped to the regions of Russia, a...

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    Russia, China hackers targeting US vote

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:44pm on September 11, 2020

    Microsoft said Thursday it thwarted recent cyberattacks from China, Russia and Iran targeting both Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns, as technology giants scrambled to...

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    Bangladesh negotiating with Russia for COVID-19 vaccine:  minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:50pm on August 31, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Monday said that the government was negotiating with Russia for importing COVID-19 vaccine that the country had developed last month....

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    Russian citizen dies at Rooppur

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:25am on August 29, 2020

    A Russian citizen working in a project at the construction site of the Rooppur nuclear power plant died from chest pain Thursday night. The deceased...

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    Russian citizen dies after ‘taking excessive liquor’ in Rajshahi

    United News of Bangladesh .Rajshahi | Updated at 10:15am on August 28, 2020

    A Russian citizen died after reportedly taking excessive alcohol at CDM Hospital in Rajshahi city on Thursday. The deceased was Sergey Smolnikov, 43, a worker...

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    Thirty babies born to surrogates stranded in Russia

    | Updated at 10:14am on August 27, 2020

    Thirty babies born to surrogate mothers were stranded in Saint Petersburg, an official said on Wednesday, with foreign parents unable to travel to Russia’s second...

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    Russia is jumping the gun with its vaccine

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2020

    EARLIER this month, Russian president Vladimir Putin announced the ‘approval’ of Russian COVID-19 vaccine, Sputnik V, dubbed after the Soviet spacecraft of the 1950s. Numerous...