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Bannon testifies before House committee probing Russia campaign links

Trump said Bannon had 'lost his mind' and branded him 'Sloppy Steve.'

Russian tankers fuelled North Korea via transfers at sea: sources

China on Friday also denied reports it had been illicitly selling oil products to North Korea in violation of U.N. ...

10 hurt in Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

Russian gov't has called the bombing an 'act of terror'. 
December 28, 2017 | 05:22 pm GMT+7

Putin critic Navalny barred from Russian presidential election

The ban took place following mass demonstrations on the streets in support of Navalny. 
December 26, 2017 | 11:42 am GMT+7

Opposition leader Navalny fights to run against Putin in Russia election

Navalny has called Putin 'a swindler' and said he would not give up.
December 24, 2017 | 09:42 am GMT+7

UN restarts Syria peace talks but Assad regime absent

Western powers are concerned that Russia is seeking to take a leading role in the peace process and will carve out a settlement that will largely favour Assad.
November 28, 2017 | 08:59 am GMT+7

On Putin's birthday, opposition activists protest, call for him to quit

Police detain more than 200 opposition activists on Saturday for taking part in a wave of anti-Kremlin protests across Russia, according to a monitoring group. 
October 09, 2017 | 09:42 am GMT+7

Facebook to hire more than 1,000 people to thwart election manipulation ads

Facebook on Monday said it will hire more than 1,000 people to thwart deceptive ads crafted to knock elections off course.
October 03, 2017 | 11:36 am GMT+7

'No rules': Russian activist's death a symbol of pre-election violence

The man who attacked the 36-year-old activist accused him of not liking Putin. 
October 02, 2017 | 03:49 pm GMT+7

China, Russia begin naval drills near North Korea

The joint exercises will take place not far from the Russia - North Korea border. 
September 18, 2017 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

US agents close Russian trade mission, Moscow protests

The United States and Russia are in the grip of a diplomatic dispute, and the trade representative's office is part of a group of properties Washington has ordered closed.
September 03, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

Common ground in short supply as China hosts BRICS

Lumping together far-flung and vastly different political and economic systems, BRICS has long been viewed by many as contrived.
September 03, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

Alarming West, Turkey nudges closer to Russia arms deal

'Both Moscow and Ankara use this story on the political level to show their respective dissatisfaction to the West.' 
September 03, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

US diplomats set to quit Russia as hopes for rapprochement fade

'It could have been love between Trump and Putin.'
August 31, 2017 | 10:12 am GMT+7

Forget oil, Russia goes crazy for cryptocurrency

'The form of currency we are used to is about to disappear,' predicts the 42-year-old entrepreneur.
August 17, 2017 | 12:10 pm GMT+7