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The cost of Russia's Ukrainian adventure
Amid continuing tensions between Moscow and Kiev, how are current events impacting the Russian economy?
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 07:39 GMT
Putin "hopes" for peaceful Ukraine solution
During an annual question and answer session, the Russian president said Russia had a mandate to send troops to Ukraine.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 18:39 GMT
Russian nostalgia over Crimea holidays
Russians from older generations feel nostalgic for summer trips spent in the currently contested region.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 13:25 GMT
Pressure builds on Russia as Olympics near
The Winter Olympics will open in Sochi on February 7, but several world leaders will not be present.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2014 18:20 GMT
Second deadly blast hits Russia's Volgograd
Trolley-bus bombing leaves 17 dead, as security concerns increase ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2013 11:32 GMT
Freed Pussy Riot members still want Putin out
Released punk rockers reveal plan to help Russia's prisoners and say they still want to topple President Vladimir Putin.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2013 19:19 GMT
Putin the powerful
Are the recent amnesties an attempt to boost the Russian president's image ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi?
Last updated: 23 Dec 2013 13:14 GMT
Putin delivers state of the union address
The Russian president defended conservative values and commented on the situation in Ukraine, Syria and Iran.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 17:28 GMT
Gaza under siege 40 years after 1973 war
Israel maintains stranglehold over Gaza, decades after Egyptian and Syrian forces attempted to dislodge them.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 07:19 GMT
Israel dumps on Palestinian rubbish depot
Municipal site in the West Bank was performing a necessary function before Israel closed it citing pollution as reason.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2013 14:36 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.
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Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
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The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
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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