Sep 22 2014 - 14:36
Moscow will hold the “Fashionable answer – no to sanctions” event on September 23 – October 6. Over 30,000 patriotic t-shirts will be exchanged for t-shirts with foreign symbols, Interfax reports.A USSR Pazik bus will move along the “patriot’s route” in Moscow. The map of the route is available on www.otvetim-net.ru and on social networks with the #модныесанкции hashtag.The project was initiated by designer Anastasia Zadorina and public activist Xenia Melnikova as an attempt at expressing creative patriotism.
Sep 22 2014 - 12:24
Astrakhan will host the 4th Caspian Summit to fix results of four years of work on the convention for legal status of the sea. Igor Bratchikov, Russian special presidential representative for delimitation and demarcation of borders with CIS states, an ambassador-at-large, said that governmental agreements for cooperation in using bio resources, prevention of emergency situations and hydrometeorology will be prepared for the summit.
Sep 21 2014 - 11:11
Two Russian soldiers have died and two more have been injured in a car accident in the North Caucasian republic of Dagestan, RIA Novosti reports.The incident occured on the Buynaksk-Chirkata highway last night. The military vehicle fell off the road and got on fire.
Sep 20 2014 - 16:53
Russia has no plans to introduce sanctions against western countries, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak is quoted as saying by RIA Novosti.
Sep 19 2014 - 20:57
The Russian foreign ministry has called for the territorial integrity of Syria and Iraq, RIA Novosti reports. According to the body, the international community should struggle against terrorism in both countries and secure their sovereignty.
Sep 19 2014 - 20:34
The Russian ministry of energy is going to discuss the South Stream project with EU Commissioner for Energy Günther Oettinger, Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak says.
Sep 19 2014 - 15:23
Denis Novikov, deputy director of the department for corporative control, head of the section for corporative control support of Vnesheconombank, has replaced Anton Pak, the director general of the North Caucasus Development Corporation, as the acting head of the Corporation, Interfax reports.There has been no information about Pak's new occupation.