Russia Election

Russia presidential election: Vladimir Putin cruises to landslide election win

Putin, who has ruled Russia for almost two decades, won more than 75 percent of the vote according to preliminary results, but the opposition cried foul.

published on : 19th March 2018

President Vladimir Putin appeals to 'love of fatherland' to get Russians to polls

Putin is predicted to win with around 70 percent of the vote despite a lacklustre campaign and his refusal to participate in televised debates. 

published on : 16th March 2018

Russia elections: Against President Vladimir Putin, seven candidates and one glaring absence

Putin is all but guaranteed to win the vote and extend his Kremlin stint to 2024 with a fourth term in office.

published on : 12th March 2018

US President Donald Trump, FBI on collision course as secret memo's release looms

Washington braced today for the release of an explosive memo alleging abuse of power in the FBI's probe of Donald Trump's campaign.

published on : 2nd February 2018

US Republicans vote to release secret memo alleging missteps by FBI, Justice Department in Russia probe

Republicans have said the memo reveals grave concerns about abuses of the government surveillance powers in the Russia investigation.

published on : 30th January 2018

Russia election meddling probe: US President Donald Trump 'very eager' to be interviewed

The president's lawyer Ty Cobb in an interview said that Donald Trump is very eager to sit down and explain whatever is responsive to the questions that Robert Mueller might pose.

published on : 18th January 2018

Trump backs US spies on Russia meddling, but slams Putin 'haters'

US intelligence chiefs have told congress Russia meddled in the election, but Putin has repeatedly denied any Russian involvement. 

published on : 12th November 2017