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Russian village’s last teacher stays on for her one remaining pupil

10 October, 2019 9:11 pm 9:11 pm

SIBILYAKOVO, Russia (Reuters) – Uminur Kuchukova, 61, could have retired years ago, but she continues to teach at this dying Russian village’s once bustling school for the sake of its last pupil, a 9-year-old boy. When she leaves next year, the school will close. Like thousands of villages dotted across Russia, the remote Siberian village … Read More


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Facebook, Google distributed political ads on election day: Russia

09 September, 2019 3:22 am 3:22 am

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Tech giants Google and Facebook had allowed political advertising during Sunday’s regional elections despite being asked to ban such publicity, said Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor. “Such actions can be seen as interference in Russia’s sovereign affairs and hindering the conduct of democratic elections in the Russian Federation”, the watchdog said on … Read More


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FM briefs Russian counterpart about worse situation of IoK

08 August, 2019 7:21 pm 7:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov today (Wednesday) and briefed him on the deteriorating situation of of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK). According to the statement, Shah Mehmood Qureshi briefed him on the illegal and unilateral steps taken by the Indian government … Read More


Russian-boat

North Korea releases detained Russian fishing boat: Russian embassy

07 July, 2019 12:07 pm 12:07 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea has released a Russian fishing boat held after being accused of violating entry regulations, the Russian embassy in North Korea said on Sunday, in an incident that prompted a Russian warning of a freezing of talks on fisheries cooperation. North Korea detained the 15 Russian and two South Korean crew … Read More


S-400

Russian S-400 missile defence arrives in Turkey despite US reservations

07 July, 2019 2:30 pm 2:30 pm

ANKARA (Web Desk) – Turkey has received the first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system despite opposition from the US. The shipment arrived in an airbase in the capital Ankara on Friday, the Turkish defence ministry says. The move will anger the US, which has warned that Turkey cannot have both the S-400 … Read More


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Russian Ground Forces commander-in-chief, COAS discuss expansion of militar...

07 July, 2019 6:30 pm 6:30 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Army General Oleg Salyukov, Commander in Chief Russian Ground Forces, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ on Tuesday. During the meeting, matters related to enhanced security/training cooperation and measures to further expand joint military ties between the two armies were discussed. The COAS said … Read More


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PM Imran Khan, Russian President Putin discuss matters of mutual interest

06 June, 2019 9:58 pm 9:58 pm

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan held an informal meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the 19th meeting of the Council of the Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Thursday. They discussed the matters of mutual interest. Both leaders will hold one-on-one meeting on … Read More


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Two people missing after blasts at Russian military plant, 22 injured

06 June, 2019 8:00 pm 8:00 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – At least two people were missing on Saturday after blasts at the explosives plant Kristall in the central Russian town of Dzerzhinsk, Interfax and RIA news agencies reported. “As we understand, two went missing,” deputy governor Dmitry Krasnov was quoted by RIA as saying in a statement broadcast by Russian state TV … Read More


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Justice Gulzar takes oath as acting CJ as Khosa leaves for Russian tour

05 May, 2019 10:03 am 10:03 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa left for Russia on a seven-day official tour on Monday. Justice Gulzar Ahmed, the most senior judge, took the oath as acting CJP. Justice Shiekh Azmat Saeed administered the oath to the acting CJP. Judges, the attorney general, the advocate general and senior lawyers … Read More


41, killed, Russian, passenger, plane, crash-lands Moscow

41 reported killed after Russian passenger plane crash-lands in Moscow

05 May, 2019 8:57 am 8:57 am

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Forty-one people on board a Russian Aeroflot passenger plane were killed on Sunday, including two children, after the aircraft caught fire as it made a bumpy emergency landing at a Moscow airport, Russian investigators said. Television footage showed the Sukhoi Superjet 100 crash bouncing along the tarmac at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport before … Read More


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Russian military team arrives in Caracas: Venezuela officer

03 March, 2019 4:53 pm 4:53 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Members of the Russian military have arrived in Venezuela but will not take part in military operations, Venezuela’s military attache in Moscow was cited as saying by Interfax news agency on Thursday. A spokeswoman for the Russian foreign ministry subsequently said Russia had sent a team of specialists to Venezuela discuss military … Read More


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After Putin’s warning, Russian TV lists nuclear targets in US

02 February, 2019 10:33 pm 10:33 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian state television has listed US military facilities that Moscow would target in the event of a nuclear strike, and said that a hypersonic missile Russia is developing would be able to hit them in less than five minutes. The targets included the Pentagon and the presidential retreat in Camp David, Maryland. … Read More


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Russian envoy Kabulov arrives in Pakistan on two-day visit

01 January, 2019 8:16 am 8:16 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Russian Presidential Envoy to Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov arrived in Pakistan on a two-day visit on Tuesday. The Foreign Office and Russian Embassy officials welcomed him. According to sources, the visit of Kabulov was planned after both the countries expressed desire to hold a meeting on Afghan peace process. The visit will … Read More


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Berlin auctioneer expects British, Russian interest in Hitler watercolours

01 January, 2019 11:52 pm 11:52 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – The pictures – three anemic watercolours showing a mountain scene, a river and a distant figure sat beneath a tree – are little different from wares on sale at flea markets the world over, except for the autograph scratched in the corner: “A Hitler”. But it is thanks to that attribution to … Read More


IAAF, Sergey Shubenkov, Maria Lasitskene, Russian, athletes

IAAF clears 42 Russians to compete as neutrals in 2019

01 January, 2019 12:00 pm 12:00 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former world champions Sergey Shubenkov and Maria Lasitskene were among 42 Russian athletes cleared to compete as neutrals in international competition this year, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said on Monday. The governing body said the athletes, who were also afforded neutral status last year, had met their doping review … Read More