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2 suspects arrested in 1999 attacks in Dagestan

Moscow (Russia), September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian Investigative Committee announced on Saturday that it arrested two former armed group members ...


Russia records 22,041 new cases of coronavirus

Moscow [Russia], September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 22,041 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, with a cumulative ...


Turkish, Russian cargo vessels collide in Istanbul

Istanbul [Turkey], September 25 (ANI): Russian freighter Rusich-10 and Turkish freighter Tahsin Imamoglu collided in the Bosphorus Strait Saturday, TASS ...


Russian ballet through the eyes of Nina Alovert

An Emmy-winning Russian-born photographer shows her view of the magnificent world of Russian dance and its most renowned artists.Nina Alovert ...


Is it true that Moscow was built on 7 hills like Rome

Rome is often called the City of Seven Hills, but did you know that Moscow shares this same nickname? The ...


Russia Declares Church of Scientology 'Undesirable'

Russia has declared two organizations linked to the U.S.-based Church of Scientology 'undesirable," in a move that is likely to ...


Russian Court Sentences Five Jehovah's Witnesses To Prison

A Russian court has sentenced five Jehovah's Witnesses to between six and six-and-a-half years in prison in the latest crackdown ...


The Week's Best: 10 Stories You Need To Read (Or Watch)

Hey, you're busy! We know rferl.org isn't the only website you read. And that it's just possible you may have ...


Russian Actors Jailed In Latest Clampdown On Political Parody

If Russian comedians think the authorities don't share their sense of humor, perhaps they can be forgiven: evidence supporting such ...


Communists Warned Against Planned Moscow Protest Over Elections

Moscow police and city officials have warned the Communist Party against following through with calls for a gathering in the ...


WHO's emergency use authorization to Covaxin expected soon

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Friday hinted that World Health Organization's emergency use authorization ...


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French armed forces confirm one soldier killed in clashes

Moscow [Russia], September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): French Chief of Defense Staff Thierry Burkhard has confirmed media reports that one French soldier ...

Final practice session for Russian GP cancelled

Sochi [Russia], September 25 (ANI): Heavy rain at the Sochi Autodrom has led to the cancellation of Free Practice 3 ...

2 suspects arrested in 1999 attacks in Dagestan

Moscow (Russia), September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian Investigative Committee announced on Saturday that it arrested two former armed group members ...

Russia records 22,041 new cases of coronavirus

Moscow [Russia], September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 22,041 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, with a cumulative ...

Turkish, Russian cargo vessels collide in Istanbul

Istanbul [Turkey], September 25 (ANI): Russian freighter Rusich-10 and Turkish freighter Tahsin Imamoglu collided in the Bosphorus Strait Saturday, TASS ...

Russian ballet through the eyes of Nina Alovert

An Emmy-winning Russian-born photographer shows her view of the magnificent world of Russian dance and its most renowned artists.Nina Alovert ...

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U.S. questions Zoom proposed purchase of Five9 call center

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department is probing Zoom, the videoconferencing company, following its $14.7 billion deal for cloud call ...

FedEx 3rd quarter costs rise to $450 million due to labor market

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: Federal Express confirmed on September 21 that its third-quarter expenses had jumped to $450 million as it was ...

Little movement on U.S. stock markets, dollar moves higher

NEW YORK, New York - After two days of rallying Wall Street settled down on Friday with moves in either ...

Waymo adds San Francisco to cities testing self-driving vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Waymo has begun offering rides in its all-electric self-driving Jaguar I-PACE sport utility vehicles to a pre-determined ...

Evergrande fails to pay interest on bond, stocks in Asia fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia were mixed on Friday as China Evergrande failed to pay $83.5 million interest ...

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Americans monitoring outbreak of swine flu in Haiti

WASHINGTON D.C.: The World Organization for Animal Health said the first outbreak of the African swine fever, a fatal pig ...


US Covid deaths now match number of fatalities in 1918 flu pandemic

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 has now killed as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic, numbering some 675,000.However, the 1918 ...


Senators want U.S. to prosecute unruly air passengers

WASHINGTON D.C.: On Monday, Attorney-General Merrick Garland was urged by two senior U.S. Senate Democrats to investigate and prosecute unruly ...


Australian submarines: An arms deal or military pact?

On September 15, 2021, the heads of government of Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States announced the formation ...


Guatemala Attorney General added to U.S. corruption list

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a move that highlighted the Biden administration's frustration, the U.S. this week added Guatemala Attorney-General Consuelo Porras ...


Canary Islands eruption destroys 100 homes, 5500 forced to flee

LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands: Lava flowing from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years on Spain's Canary Islands destroyed some ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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