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    Navalny’s situation totally unfair: Biden

    Agence France-Presse . Wilmington | Updated at 10:28am on April 18, 2021

    US president Joe Biden said on Saturday that jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, who doctors have warned faces imminent cardiac arrest due to his hunger...

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    Russia imposes ‘tit-for-tat’ sanctions on top US officials

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:02pm on April 17, 2021

    Russia on Friday banned top officials from United States president Joe Biden’s administration from entering the country and announced a wave of tit-for-tat sanctions and...

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    US imposes sanctions on Moscow, expels 10 diplomats

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:11am on April 16, 2021

    The United States announced sanctions against Russia on Thursday and the expulsion of 10 diplomats in retaliation for what Washington says is the Kremlin’s US...

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    US aiming ‘stability’ not ‘trust’ with Russia: W House

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:07pm on April 14, 2021

    The United States hopes to build a stable relationship with Russia but does not expect ‘trust’ in its dealings with Moscow, White House press secretary...

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    India authorises emergency use of Russian COVID vaccine Sputnik V

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 04:09pm on April 13, 2021

    India has authorised the emergency use of Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine and will fast-track approval for other shots already passed by other major countries,...

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    Cold War 2.0 isn’t about nuclear weapons

    Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:00am on April 07, 2021

    THE so-called ‘Cold War 2.0’ brewing between the United States and China/Russia bears little resemblance to the post-World War II scenario. The present scenario is...

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    Russia registers ‘world’s first’ COVID vaccine for animals

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 10:29pm on March 31, 2021

    Russia announced Wednesday it had registered what it said was the world’s first coronavirus vaccine for animals, describing the step as important to disrupting mutations....

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    Russia launches 38 satellites for 18 countries

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 10:01pm on March 22, 2021

    A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Monday carrying 38 foreign satellites after takeoff was twice postponed due to...

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    Indian to produce 200m Sputnik V vaccine units

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 04:22pm on March 19, 2021

    The developer of Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine said Friday it had signed a partnership with an India-based drugmaker for the production of 200 million...

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    Biden says he agrees that Putin is a ‘killer’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:51pm on March 17, 2021

    President Joe Biden said he agrees with the assessment that his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin is a ‘killer.’ In an interview with ABC News broadcast...