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Trump warns Russia of missile strike in Syria

Trump warns Russia of missile strike in Syria

🕔19:00, 11.Apr 2018

Washington, April 11  US President Donald Trump warned Russia on Wednesday that it should “get ready” for a missile strike on Syria in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in the rebel-held city of Douma that Washington

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Trump emphasises toughness on Russia, also expects better ties

Trump emphasises toughness on Russia, also expects better ties

🕔10:10, 4.Apr 2018

Washington, April 4  US President Donald Trump has showed mixed attitude toward Russia, emphasising his toughness on Moscow while expecting better bilateral relations. “Probably nobody’s been tougher to Russia than Donald Trump,” said Trump on Tuesday at the White House

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Minister of Industry & Trade, Russia, Mr Denis Manturov meets Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman

Minister of Industry & Trade, Russia, Mr Denis Manturov meets Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman

🕔20:49, 3.Apr 2018 Read Full Article
Russia expels 60 US diplomats in tit-for-tat move

Russia expels 60 US diplomats in tit-for-tat move

🕔10:45, 30.Mar 2018

Moscow/Washington, March 30  Russia has decided to expel 60 US diplomats and close the American Consulate in St. Petersburg in retaliation to a similar move by Washington against Moscow over the former-spy poisoning incident in Britain, media reports said. The

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BRICS mechanism gains stronger influence: Russia

BRICS mechanism gains stronger influence: Russia

🕔10:30, 6.Mar 2018

Moscow, March 6  The BRICS mechanism has an increasing international influence which will benefit the whole world, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said ahead of his African tour. The BRICS summits, ministerial meetings and forums have attracted great attention from

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Russia, Iran, Turkey to discuss Syria in Astana

Russia, Iran, Turkey to discuss Syria in Astana

🕔10:43, 3.Mar 2018

Moscow, March 3  Russia, Turkey and Iran’s Foreign Ministers will hold a meeting on war-torn Syria in the Kazakh capital Astana on March 16, Russian media said on Friday, quoting diplomatic sources. “The Foreign Ministers’ meeting will take place on

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Russia, India ink cooperation MoU with Bangladesh on Rooppur N-plant

Russia, India ink cooperation MoU with Bangladesh on Rooppur N-plant

🕔08:20, 2.Mar 2018

Moscow, March 2  Russia, India and Bangladesh signed a trilateral agreement on Thursday to cooperate in the construction of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh, work on which started late last year, according to an announcement from Russian state-run

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Russia, Turkey to enhance military coordination in Syria

Russia, Turkey to enhance military coordination in Syria

🕔10:39, 9.Feb 2018

Moscow, Feb 9  Russian and Turkish leaders agreed to further coordinate their troops and special services in Syria to combat terrorist groups who are violating the Syrian ceasefire, the Kremlin said on Thursday. Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish

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Russia hopes to sign non-interference pact with US

Russia hopes to sign non-interference pact with US

🕔10:35, 29.Dec 2017

Moscow, Dec 29  Russia has reiterated its wish to reach an agreement with the US on non-interference in each other’s internal affairs, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman has said. Maria Zakharova on Thursday said the ministry handed US ambassador to

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Russia to lift ban on tea imports from Sri Lanka

Russia to lift ban on tea imports from Sri Lanka

🕔10:31, 26.Dec 2017

Colombo, Dec 26  Russia agreed to lift the restriction on the imports of agriculture products, including tea, from Sri Lanka from December 30, a Sri Lankan Minister here said on Monday. The official delegation from the Sri Lanka Tea Board

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Russians spent less than 1 pound on ads during Brexit: Facebook

Russians spent less than 1 pound on ads during Brexit: Facebook

🕔10:39, 14.Dec 2017

London, Dec 14  Downplaying claims that Kremlin-backed groups helped swing the Brexit vote in 2016, Facebook has told EU investigators that less than one pound was spent by Russians on ads posted on its platform during the referendum, The Telegraph

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India, Russia, China for stable Afghanistan

India, Russia, China for stable Afghanistan

🕔18:16, 11.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 11  India, Russia and China on Monday called for a peaceful and stable Afghanistan through an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process following the 15th Foreign Ministerial Meeting between the three countries here. “We reiterate our support to

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Russia, India, China hold trilateral meeting

Russia, India, China hold trilateral meeting

🕔15:07, 11.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 11  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj along with her Chinese and Russian counterparts Wang Yi and Sergey Lavrov held the 15th Russia-India-China trilateral meeting here on Monday. “Towards global and regional peace, security and stability,” External Affairs

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Russia-funded firms invested heavily in Twitter, Facebook: ICIJ

Russia-funded firms invested heavily in Twitter, Facebook: ICIJ

🕔10:22, 6.Nov 2017

Washington, Nov 6  As the US Congress investigates Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election by using social media giants, a new trove of confidential documents has revealed that Facebook and Twitter received major investments from firms with ties to

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Iraq, Russia resume air services after 13 years

Iraq, Russia resume air services after 13 years

🕔10:06, 18.Sep 2017

Baghdad, Sep 18  With stability returning to the war-torn West Asian nation, Iraq and Russia on Sunday restored scheduled commercial airline services for the first time since 2004, an Iraqi Airways source said. An Iraqi Airways plane left Baghdad for

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Trump signs bill imposing sanctions on Russia, Iran, N Korea

Trump signs bill imposing sanctions on Russia, Iran, N Korea

🕔10:11, 3.Aug 2017

Washington, Aug 3  US President Donald Trump has signed a sweeping sanctions measure that targets Russia, Iran and North Korea, the White House has said. The US President’s signature on Wednesday has come after some speculation that he could veto

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Russia-India talks on buying new generation MiG-35s

Russia-India talks on buying new generation MiG-35s

🕔09:09, 24.Jul 2017

Moscow, July 24 As the new generation Mig-35 fighter, touted as being superior to the US F-35, made its public debut at the MAKS Aerospace Exhibition, its Russian makers say talks are on with India for buying the jet. In the

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Russia offers third-gen reactors for post-Kudankulam N-project

Russia offers third-gen reactors for post-Kudankulam N-project

🕔12:15, 11.Jul 2017

Moscow, July 11  Russia has offered India the latest “Generation 3-plus” nuclear reactor — the VVER-1200 — powered by advanced fuel, to be set up at a yet-to-be designated site in parallel to the ongoing 6,000 MW Kudankulam project in

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Modi arrives in Germany for G20 Summit

Modi arrives in Germany for G20 Summit

🕔13:17, 7.Jul 2017

Hamburg, July 7 Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Thursday from Israel to attend this year’s G20 Summit on July 7-8. On Friday, Modi will attend the leaders’ retreat where heads of state and government of the G20 countries will

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the Prime Minister of Mongolia, J. Erdenebat, on the sidelines of the SPIEF2017

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the Prime Minister of Mongolia, J. Erdenebat, on the sidelines of the SPIEF2017

🕔10:26, 3.Jun 2017 Read Full Article