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Putin strategist resigns as Russian deputy PM
Analysts say former deputy prime minister was forced out amid growing rift between Putin's Kremlin and government.
Last updated: 08 May 2013 18:55 GMT
Japan and Russia: Trade before territory?
With deals worth billions of dollars at stake, we ask if they can settle a a decades-long territorial dispute.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 11:44 GMT
Security increased for World Championships
Russian authorities to increase security prior to World Athletics Championships following Boston marathon tragedy.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 17:03 GMT
Cyprus banks to remain closed until Thursday
Banks have been closed since March 16 to avert run on deposits as country's politicians struggled to reach bailout deal.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2013 23:58 GMT
Russia says Assad's chances fading
Prime Minister Medvedev says Syrian president's chances of keeping power are getting "smaller and smaller" as war rages.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2013 17:29 GMT
Russia hunts suspects in ballet acid attack
Police investigate brutal assault on art director of famous Bolshoi Ballet that is reportedly linked to internal strife.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2013 00:14 GMT
Controversial Russia treason law takes effect
Critics say new legislation is so vague the government can now brand any inconvenient figure a traitor.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2012 22:03 GMT
Russia PM wants Pussy Riot members freed
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says he detests their act, but that the women band members should be released.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2012 05:59 GMT
US candidates spar over foreign policy
President Obama and Romney clash over US military strength and crises in the Middle East in final televised debate.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 13:05 GMT
Russia holds first governor polls since 2004
First elections held for regional governors since President Vladimir Putin banned such direct voting eight years ago.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 10:49 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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