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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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