4th meeting of Caspian Expert Club held in Astrakhan

4th meeting of Caspian Expert Club held in Astrakhan

The fourth meeting of the Caspian Expert Club, timed to the 300th anniversary of the Astrakhan province, was held in Astrakhan yesterday. The experts met to discuss historical research and media projects within the framework of the 'Caspian …

Kremlin: Ukraine#039s ban of Russia#039s Eurovision participant deals blow to competition

Kremlin: Ukraine's ban of Russia's Eurovision participant deals blow to competition

Kremlin hopes that Kiev would reconsider the ban for Russia's 2017 Eurovision participant Yulia Samoilova, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Undoubtedly, the Ukrainian side's …

 Moscow citizens to spend May holidays in Baku and Tbilisi

Moscow citizens to spend May holidays in Baku and Tbilisi

Baku is in the top five of the most popular tourist destinations among Moscow citizens for the May holidays. The RoomGuru.ru rating is based on data of hotel and apartment bookings from April 29 to May 10 of this …

Lavrov: Russian-US relations in ‘stand-by mode’ for now

Lavrov: Russian-US relations in ‘stand-by mode’ for now

Relations between Moscow and Washington are in a 'stand-by mode' for now as the US administration is still in its nascent formation stage, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the Military Academy of the …

Date of Iranian President#039s visit to Russia revealed

Date of Iranian President's visit to Russia revealed

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will visit Russia on March 27-28, the Kremlin press service said in a statement on Thursday. Vestnik Kavkaza earlier reported that Rouhani will meet Russian President …

Moscow Cultural Forum opens today

Moscow Cultural Forum opens today

It's a platform for an open dialogue between city's cultural institutions and residents

Putin on London terror attack: we need to unify efforts against terrorism

Putin on London terror attack: we need to unify efforts against terrorism

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to UK Prime Minister Theresa May over the terrorist attacks in London. "The forces of terror are more insidious and cynical. It is evident …

 Is Russia ready to reduce nuclear arms?

Is Russia ready to reduce nuclear arms?

Russia is willing to discuss reducing nuclear weapons, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a Russian Armed Forces General Staff Military Academy lecture. "We are ready to discuss the possibility of …

Russian and French senators hold similar positions on Syria

Russian and French senators hold similar positions on Syria

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Dialogue between Russia and France will contribute to preserving the unity of Syria and the peaceful settlement of the military conflict

Russia#039s invisible presence at talks between Merkel and Trump

Russia's invisible presence at talks between Merkel and Trump

It's still unknow how the US will build relationship with Europe and Germany

Ukraine’s SBU to probe Eurovision contestant from Armenia

Ukraine’s SBU to probe Eurovision contestant from Armenia

Ukraine’s Intelligence agency, the SBU, will probe Armenian singer Artsvik Harutyunyan in order to find out if they had ever violated the country’s laws, the SBU Speaker Yelena Gitlyanskaya …

 Ukraine bans Russia#039s Samoilova from performing at Eurovision

Ukraine bans Russia's Samoilova from performing at Eurovision

Ukraine has barred Russia's Eurovision contestant Julia Samoilova because she performed in Crimea. Samoilova was banned from attending the event because of her "illegal" visit , the Ukrainian SBU …

 Putin to nominate Russia#039s Central Bank chief Nabiullina for new term

Putin to nominate Russia's Central Bank chief Nabiullina for new term

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he would nominate the Russian central bank governor Elvira Nabiullina for a new term. The announcement of her new term came at a meeting between Putin and …

 Lavrov: increased militants’ activity in Syria aimed at disrupting Geneva talks

Lavrov: increased militants’ activity in Syria aimed at disrupting Geneva talks

Increased activity of Syrian militants is aimed at disrupting Geneva talks on Syrian reconciliation, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said. "Concerning the militants’ attempts to fuel tensions in …

 Kremlin: Putin#039s meeting with central bank head not to touch on #039week of silence#039

Kremlin: Putin's meeting with central bank head not to touch on 'week of silence'

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet the Russian Central Bank Governor Elvira Nabiullina today, the Kremlin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. The spokesman added that the …

Russian Finance Ministry on meaning of #039people#039s bonds#039

Russian Finance Ministry on meaning of 'people's bonds'

Russia's Finance Ministry plans to start sells of the first issue of government federal bonds for individuals, the Director of the Public Debt and State Financial Assets Department of the ministry, Konstantin …

 Russia ready to assist UN in implementing #039four baskets#039 on Syria

Russia ready to assist UN in implementing 'four baskets' on Syria

Russia is ready to assist the political settlement in Syria and help the United Nations in implementing the so-called "four baskets" or core issues of debate, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at the talks …

 ATOR: Thailand, Cyprus and Turkey - most popular destinations for Russian tourists in 2016

ATOR: Thailand, Cyprus and Turkey - most popular destinations for Russian tourists in 2016

The data of Rosstat and tourist offices indicate that Thailand was the most popular destination among tourists from Russia in 2016. About 866.6 thousand tourists traveled to this country, 28% more than in the previous year, according to the …

Agreement on Russia#039s NPP construction in Egypt can be signed in June - media

Agreement on Russia's NPP construction in Egypt can be signed in June - media

The solemn ceremony of signing a package of commercial contracts for the construction of the first nuclear power plant in Egypt with the participation of the Russia’s state nuclear energy giant Rosatom may take place in June 2017, …

Ambassador: Armenia has no plans to increase number of diplomatic missions in Russia

Ambassador: Armenia has no plans to increase number of diplomatic missions in Russia

Armenia does not intend to expand the number of its consulates in Russia, the Armenian Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Russia Vardan Tokhanyan said during Moscow-Yerevan video conference talks. …