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North Korea releases detained Russian fishing boat: Russian embassy

North Korea releases detained Russian fishing boat: Russian embassy

North Korea has released a Russian fishing boat held after being accused of violating entry regulations, the Russian embassy in North Korea said on Sunday ...

At least 13 killed after Russian passenger plane catches fire mid-air

At least 13 killed after Russian passenger plane catches fire mid-air

At least 13 people on board a Russian Aeroflot passenger plane were killed on Sunday when the plane caught fire mid-air and made an emergency landing at a Moscow airport on Sunday, Russian news agencies reported.

Qatar participates in Russian-Arab Business Council meeting

Qatar participates in Russian-Arab Business Council meeting

Qatar is participating in the 12th session of the Russian-Arab Business Council and the fourth International ‘ARABIA-EXPO’ exhibition at Moscow, Russia, which began on Monday.

Russian suspected of planning terrorist attack arrested in Berlin

Russian suspected of planning terrorist attack arrested in Berlin

Investigators raided the home of the man, identified only as Magomed-Ali C, in line with German privacy laws, to look for explosive materials.

Winter Paralympics closes; US top medal table

Winter Paralympics closes; US top medal table

The 12th Winter Paralympics were declared closed on Sunday, with the United States finishing on top of the medals table.

UK PM May visits city where Russian double agent was poisoned

UK PM May visits city where Russian double agent was poisoned

British Prime Minister Theresa May visited Salisbury on Thursday, the elegant cathedral city which became the unlikely backdrop to a chemical attack against a Russian former double agent this month.

Russian voters left guessing at Putin's economic plan

Russian voters left guessing at Putin's economic plan

Russian President Vladimir Putin will enter Sunday's election with little agreement among his top policymakers on an economic strategy for his next term, officials and analysts said.

Qatar Open: Russia's Rublev reaches semi-finals

Qatar Open: Russia's Rublev reaches semi-finals

Andrey Rublev won 6-3, 7-5 following a powerful display of hitting against a Croatian opponent who had accounted for the number two seed Pablo Carreno Busta in the first round.

UK, Russian police team up to avoid World Cup trouble

UK, Russian police team up to avoid World Cup trouble

Ahead of a sell-out European football match, Manchester police tracked fans' movements via CCTV and Russian security officials joined them in the control room to learn more about tactics.

Ukraine says Russia involved in cyber attack

Ukraine says Russia involved in cyber attack

Ukraine's state security service (SBU) said on Saturday that the Russian security services were involved in a recent cyber attack that hit Ukraine, saying the aim was to destroy important data and spread panic.

Russian, French astronauts return from space station stint

Russian, French astronauts return from space station stint

A Russian cosmonaut and a French astronaut returned to Earth on Friday aboard a Russian Soyuz capsule after six months at the International Space Station ...

Russian who played Pokemon Go in church avoids jail term

Russian who played Pokemon Go in church avoids jail term

A Russian court on Thursday gave a suspended three and a half year jail sentence to a blogger who was detained after he played the Pokemon Go video game inside a Russian Orthodox church last year.