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Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Major powers clash at United Nations General Assembly meeting

NEW YORK, New York - Three major world powers butted heads in a virtual showdown at the United Nations on ...

Moscow's COVID-19 death toll rises by 16 to 5,180

Moscow [Russia], September 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The death toll from the coronavirus in the Russian capital city of Moscow has reached ...

Russia's COVID-19 death toll reaches 5,180

Moscow [Russia], September 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The death toll from the coronavirus in the Russian capital city of Moscow has reached ...

Halep, Gauff win French openers

No. 1 seed Simona Halep fought off two break points in the first set, then cruised to victory in opening-round ...

Armenia and Azerbaijan hurtle toward war

This piece will be updated as the story develops.Azerbaijan and Armenia hurtled toward war as Baku launched a broad offensive ...

Wawrinka brushes Murray aside at Roland Garros

Former champion Stan Wawrinka brushed aside Andy Murray 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 in the marquee match-up on the opening day of ...

Halep recovers from early deficit to win French opener

No. 1 seed Simona Halep fought off two break points in the first set, then cruised to victory in opening-round ...

Police in Minsk detain several people ahead of scheduled protest

Minsk [Belarus], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Police in the Belarusian capital of Minsk have conducted the first arrests over administrative offenses ...

'Ridiculous' cold and rain sparks French Open revolt

Roland Garros got underway in the "ridiculous" chill and damp of Paris on Sunday with former world number one Victoria ...

Clashes erupt between Armenia, Azerbaijan over disputed region

Baku [Azerbaijan], September 27 (ANI): Heavy fighting between the forces of Azerbaijan and Armenia broke out on Sunday in the ...

Kyrgyzstan: Demonstrators condemn anti-independence remarks

A group of mostly minor political parties has held a rally in Kyrgyzstan's capital in protest at recently surfaced remarks ...

France's Emmanuel Macron says Belarus leader Lukashenko 'has to go'

French President Emmanuel Macron said Belarus' leader Alexander Lukashenko has to step down, in comments to a French weekly published ...

Kyrgyz Protest Party Leader's Independence Remark

Hundreds of people have staged a protest in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek after a leaked video appeared to show a prominent ...

Everything you need to know about Russian folk dances

Culture Sept 27 2020 Alexandra Guzeva Vladimir Vyatkin/Sputnik They are cheerful, they are spectacular, they bring positive energy - you ...

Savor Russian 'Charlotte' made from dry bread with plums (RECIPE)

Take several plums and other ingredients from our recipe and cook this delicious and easiest sharlotka ever.Yulia Mulino "Charlotte", or ...

At UN, Belarus Accuses West Of Sowing 'Chaos And Anarchy'

Belarusian Foreign Minister Uladzimer Makey has accused Western states of interfering in the country's internal affairs to foment "chaos and ...

Moscow's COVID-19 death toll reaches 5,164

Moscow [Russia], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): The death toll from the coronavirus in the Russian capital city of Moscow has reached ...

Sex in Medieval Russia

How did Russians treat marital infidelity before the time of Peter the Great? Where did they stand on abortions? And ...

Elina Svitolina heads to Paris after winning in Strasbourg

World number five Elina Svitolina will head to Roland Garros buoyed by success after coming through a tough three-set final ...

Tsitsipas, Rublev advance to Hamburg final

Two of the season's winningest players face off when No. 2 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece meets No. 5 Andrey ...

Russia COVID-19 cases total rises by 7,523 to 1,143,571

Moscow [Russia], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered 7,523 new cases of the coronavirus disease over the preceding 24 hours, ...

UK records another 6,042 coronavirus cases

Photo taken on Sept. 24, 2020 shows the NHS COVID-19 app displayed on a phone outside Westminster tube station in ...

Lewis Hamilton takes pole in dramatic Russian Grand Prix qualifying

Sochi [Russia], September 26 (ANI): Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton took a pole position in a dramatic qualifying race at the Russian ...

Death toll climbs to 23 from Ukraine military plane crash

The death toll climbed to 23 on Saturday from the crash of a Ukrainian air force plane carrying mostly cadets ...

Russia's COVID-19 cases rise to 1,143,571

Moscow [Russia], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered 7,523 new cases of the coronavirus disease over the preceding 24 hours, ...

Moscow in the early years of Soviet power

History Sept 26 2020 Russia BeyondNaum Granovsky/Lumiere Gallery Moscow's most eminent architectural photographer, Naum Granovsky, took pictures of the city ...

5 reasons to watch Russian TV series 'The Sect' on the UK's Channel 4

Culture Sept 25 2020 Maria TokmashevaGela Babluani/TNT Premier, 2019 It is the first modern Russian drama to address the topic ...

The Week In Russia: The Lonely Lessons Of A Secret Swearing-In

Alyaksandr Lukashenka's rushed, hushed-up inauguration ceremony in Belarus may evoke memories for Vladimir Putin, and contain a warning about the ...

The Art Of Gertrud Kauders

Shortly before she was murdered in a Nazi death camp, Jewish artist Gertrud Kauders hid around 700 paintings and sketches ...

3 sex scandals that SHOCKED the USSR

From a clandestine brothel frequented by men in power and a controversial conviction of a famous sportsman accused of raping ...

Brave and beautiful Russian policewomen

Not a female job? Meet the beautiful Russian ladies in uniform who fight crime and maintain safety on the streets. ...

10 BEST fictional books on Russian history

If you think reading history books is boring, maybe it's better to try learning about Russian history via novels. From ...

'Tough blow' as French Open to allow just 1 000 fans a day

French Open chief Guy Forget said on Friday a government order to limit attendance at Roland Garros to a maximum ...

Russian plan to dig biggest Zimbabwe platinum mine advances

A project that aims to develop Zimbabwe's biggest platinum mine has cleared a significant hurdle, with the African Export-Import Bank ...

The very last parade of the Western Allies & Soviets

History Sept 25 2020 Boris Egorov Deutsche Fotothekā€Ž (CC BY-SA 3.0) The USSR and Western countries organized several joint parades ...

French Open to allow just 1 000 fans a day at Roland Garros

A maximum of only 1 000 spectators will be allowed each day at Roland Garros after the French government on ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan in clashes over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region

Armenia has declared martial law and total military mobilisation following clashes in Nagorno-Karabakh, an Armernian separatist region in Azerbaijan that ...

Iran, Russia Dismiss US Push to Re-Impose Sanctions

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Ranking diplomats from Iran and Russia opposed the US administration's "illegal" attempt to reinstate the UN sanctions ...

3 Dozen Oil Tankers Smuggled By US Forces from Syria

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Syrian media has reported that a convoy of at least 35 tanker trucks has made its ...

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Indian prime minister laments India's role at United Nation

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

Major powers clash at United Nations General Assembly meeting

NEW YORK, New York - Three major world powers butted heads in a virtual showdown at the United Nations on ...

Trump running into legal hurdles over attempt to ban TikTok

WASHINGTON, DC, September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): A U.S. federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to postpone its ban on downloads ...

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