RUSSIA

Is Ukraine the attack helicopter's grave? Russian choppers face tough times in war

Saturated with anti-aircraft defences, both long-range systems and short-range missiles that can be carried and launched by a soldier (Manpads), the skies above Ukraine are deadly for helicopters.

published on : 26th May 2022

Global food crisis: Russia willing to allow vessels to leave Ukrainian ports, but with a condition

Ukraine's Black sea ports are blocked since Russia invaded the country in February.

published on : 26th May 2022

Amid Ukraine war, Russian central bank slashes rate to rein in ruble

The Bank of Russia slashed the rate to 11 percent from 14 percent, saying external conditions for the economy remained 'challenging, considerably constraining economic activity.'

published on : 26th May 2022

UK's Prince Charles visits Ukrainian refugees in Romania

Speaking to a group of Ukrainians through an interpreter, Charles apologized for his lack of language skills, saying, “I wish my Ukrainian was better.”

published on : 26th May 2022

Ukraine: Russia must withdraw to pre-war positions for talks

Zelenskyy also made clear that Ukraine wants to drive Russian troops out of all captured areas.

published on : 25th May 2022

EU seeks power to strip sanctioned Russians of assets

Economic sanctions are enforced very differently among the bloc's 27 member states, in a regulatory 'patchwork' that often enables those targeted to evade their bite.

published on : 25th May 2022

Russia to make foreign debt payments in rubles: Ministry

The US Treasury announced Tuesday it was closing the escape clause to the drastic financial sanctions imposed on Moscow after it sent troops to Ukraine, pushing Russia closer to default.

published on : 25th May 2022

Russia scraps age limit for joining military

The lower house of the Russian parliament passed the bill in all three readings on Wednesday to scrap an age limit of 40 for Russians signing their first voluntary military contracts.

published on : 25th May 2022

British retailer Marks and Spencer exits Russia

Its exit from Russia comes also after Marks and Spencer last year shut more than half its stores in France as Brexit affected supplies of fresh and chilled products.

published on : 25th May 2022

Davos gathering overshadowed by global economic worries

In Davos, economic and central bank officials debated the effects of moving abstract policy levers at their disposal, while company bosses outlined their worries about the business outlook.

published on : 25th May 2022

Zelenskyy says Ukraine won't give up land

 Zelenskyy said through a translator that "Ukraine is not going to concede our territory. We are fighting in our country, on our land."

published on : 25th May 2022

US to end Russia's ability to pay international investors

The Treasury Department said in a notification that it does not plan to renew the license that allowed Russia to keep paying its debtholders through American banks.

published on : 25th May 2022

Defexpo 2022 to take place in Gujarat

Sources said with reopening of flight routes and resumption of normal traffic, the Ministry is likely to announce new dates and send out invites for the five-day exhibition.

published on : 25th May 2022

India downplays Chinese, Russian bombers near Japan airspace

Kwatra’s briefing highlighted the other goals and cooperative endeavours among the Quad nations on the economic and commercial fronts.

published on : 25th May 2022

Ukraine: 200 bodies found in basement in Mariupol's ruins

Mariupol was relentlessly pounded during a nearly three-month siege that ended last week after some 2,500 Ukrainian fighters abandoned a steel plant where they had made their stand. 

published on : 24th May 2022
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