Russia sees record number of virus deaths again

The government coronavirus task force reported 507 new deaths on Wednesday, the country's highest daily toll. The previous record of 491 deaths was reported on Tuesday.

published on : 25th November 2020

Russia says its Sputnik V vaccine 95% effective against Covid-19

Sputnik V, which is being tested in 40,000 volunteers in Russia, apart from participants in several other countries, is also undergoing phase 2 and 3 trials in India.

published on : 24th November 2020

Russian scholar Alexander Dubiansky, who taught Tamil for nearly 50 years, passes away

Villupuram MP Dr Ravi Kumar credited him for the revival of Tamil in Russia, especially after the fall of the Soviet Union.

published on : 19th November 2020

AIBA presidential candidate Umar Kremlev confident of getting back into IOC fold in six months post elections

Russian Boxing Federation secretary general Umar Kremlev is among seven candidates contesting for the AIBA president’s post.

published on : 19th November 2020

Russian, North Korean hackers target vaccine work with attempts to steal data: Microsoft

Chinese state-backed hackers have also been targeting vaccine-makers, the U.S. government said in July while announcing criminal charges.

published on : 13th November 2020

Sputnik V vaccines arrive in India, clinical trials shortly

Dr. Reddy's confirmed that the vaccines have arrived in India and said that the clinical trials will also start shortly.

published on : 11th November 2020

Russian President Putin warns against politicising COVID-19 vaccine issue

Putin said Russia supports the idea of giving countries in need access to drugs and necessary goods.

published on : 10th November 2020

Azerbaijan says it shot down Russian helicopter over Armenia

Azerbaijan has been making advances in Nagorno-Karabakh and seemingly scored a majority victory on Monday.

published on : 10th November 2020

Edward Snowden and his wife seek to be Russian-US dual nationals

Snowden's wife Lindsay Mills, an American who has been living with him in Russia, announced last week that the couple are expecting a child.

published on : 2nd November 2020

Russian to run for AIBA president, wants good relations with India

Umar Kremlev made it official that he'll be running for the AIBA president's post, during an online press conference on Tuesday.

published on : 28th October 2020

Sea life deaths off Russian coast 'caused by algae': Scientists

Locals in Kamchatka, a volcanic peninsula in Russia’s Far East, raised the alarm in September after the animals were found dead and surfers complained of stinging eyes.

published on : 26th October 2020

US charges six Russian military officers in vast hacking campaign

One of the charged was among the Russian military intelligence officers charged with hacking in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

published on : 20th October 2020

UK policeman sickened in Russian poison attack quits job

Detective Sergeant Nick Bailey was exposed to Novichok when he touched the door handle at the Salisbury home of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, in 2018.

published on : 18th October 2020

Dr Reddy's gets DCGI nod to conduct phase 2/3 human trails of Russian COVID vaccine Sputnik V

The Hyderabad-based drug maker said in a press release that this will bea multi-center and randomised controlled study, which willinclude safety and immunogenicity study.

published on : 17th October 2020

Russia's Navalny visited by German chancellor in hospital

“There was a meeting, but one shouldn’t call it secret,” Navalny said in a tweet, referring to media reports alleging that Merkel made a secret visit to the Charite hospital where he remained for 32 d

published on : 28th September 2020
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