YouTube, TikTok and Meta, which owns Facebook and Instagram, all pledged to remove RT and Sputnik from their platforms within the European Union.
Fertilisers are being offered at a discount of anywhere between 10 to 25 per cent from Russia as a result of which nearly 20 per cent of the fertiliser imported between April and July came from Russia
Zelensky's speech four months into Russia's war on Ukraine comes amid a fresh political crisis in Israel that will likely see Naftali Bennett replaced as PM by Foreign Minister Yair Lapid within days.
The UK government announced 65 new Russian sanctions on Thursday against a range of key strategic industries and individuals.
Countries scrambling to replace Russian oil, gas and coal supplies with any available alternative may fuel the world’s 'mutually assured destruction' through climate change stated the UN chief.
Last week, the UK government announced plans to phase out imports of Russian oil products by the end of 2022 and a possible ban on natural gas from the country.
Asked about a report on the possibility that India could take up the Russian offer of discounted crude oil, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said this would not be a violation of the sanctions.
Roscosmos said that the sanctions could disrupt the operation of Russian vessels servicing the ISS which could cause the structure to fall.
Beijing this week said it was sending humanitarian aid including food and daily necessities worth $791,000 to Ukraine while continuing to oppose sanctions against Russia over its invasion.
Several of these companies, symbols of American cultural influence in the world, have been the subject of boycott calls on social media as investors have also begun questioning their presence.
Biden, speaking from the White House, launched a fierce attack on the Russian leader, saying the conflict was exacting a "horrible price" and had already created two million refugees.
International sanctions intended to punish Moscow have so far done little to slow the invasion, and Washington said it was now discussing a ban on Russian oil imports with Europe.
So far, the war's impact on global trade has been most severe in the Black Sea, where Russian and Ukrainian ports are major hubs for wheat and corn.
Venera-D is a planned joint space exploration project between Russia's Roscosmos and US space agency NASA to explore Venus.
The ongoing tussle between Ukraine and Russia can disrupt India’s trade with European Union, Russia and other CIS (Commonwealth Independent States) counties.
However, there were clear divisions over the option of kicking Russia out of the SWIFT network that the world's banks use to securely send messages in order to carry out transactions.