Vladimir Putin

New US sanctions won't 'help' Putin-Biden summit plans: Russia

Biden in a phone call with Putin on Tuesday invited him to hold a summit on neutral ground, as tensions between the West and Russia have escalated in recent weeks over the conflict in Ukraine. 

published on : 15th April 2021

Russian President Vladimir Putin gets second COVID-19 vaccine shot

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he got his second COVID-19 vaccine shot, three weeks after getting the first dose.

published on : 14th April 2021

Putin foe Navalny says he sues prison for withholding Quran

Authorities transferred Navalny last month from a Moscow jail to the IK-2 penal colony in the Vladimir region, 85 kilometers (53 miles) east of the Russian capital.

published on : 13th April 2021

Russia opposition leader Alexei Navalny's health worsens in prison

The 44-year-old Navalny, who is Putin’s most outspoken opponent, was arrested on January 17 upon his return from Germany, where he spent five months recovering from a nerve-agent poisoning 

published on : 25th March 2021

Putin on Biden 'killer' comment: 'Takes one to know one'

He added that Moscow would not sever ties with Washington but would work with the United States on terms "beneficial" to Russia.

published on : 18th March 2021

Russia recalls envoy after Joe Biden says 'killer' Vladimir Putin will 'pay the price'

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told RIA Novosti that "responsibility for further deterioration of Russian-American ties fully rests with the United States."

published on : 18th March 2021

Putin approved operations to help Trump against Biden in 2020 US election

The report released Tuesday from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence represents the most detailed assessment of the array of foreign threats to the 2020 election.

published on : 17th March 2021

Prosecutors seek fine from Russian government critic Alexei Navalny for defaming WWII veteran

Navalny was arrested last month upon returning from Germany, where he spent five months recovering from a nerve-agent poisoning that he blames on the Kremlin.

published on : 16th February 2021

Russian news editor jailed 'over re-tweet'

The journalist was detained on Saturday in front of his young son. 

published on : 4th February 2021

US demands Russia free Navalny 'immediately and unconditionally'

In a sign of close allied coordination, the statement was similar to one issued by Britain, also moments after the court decision in Moscow that Navalny would spend time in prison.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's allies plan fresh anti-govt demonstrations despite crackdown

Navalny aides have called for the new nationwide rallies to demand the opposition leader's release from jail where he is awaiting trial, set to start on February 2.

published on : 31st January 2021

Anti-Putin shaman forced into mental asylum again

Self-styled shaman Alexander Gabyshev has repeatedly attempted to walk from his native Yakutia to Moscow for the declared purpose of banishing the country's longtime leader from the Kremlin.

published on : 29th January 2021

President Joe Biden, in first call with Vladimir Putin, presses on Alexei Navalny, treaty

Unlike his immediate predecessors, Joe Biden has not held out hope for a 'reset' in relations with Russia but has instead indicated he wants to manage differences.

published on : 27th January 2021

EU weighs response to Navalny arrest, protest crackdown

Navalny was arrested earlier this month when he returned to Moscow after spending months in Germany recovering from an attack in Russia with what experts have said was the nerve agent Novichok.

published on : 25th January 2021

Alexei Navalny: Russia's charismatic anti-Putin campaigner

Despite being frequently jailed and physically attacked, he has vowed to continue in politics after being poisoned with the Novichok nerve agent in August.

published on : 13th January 2021
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