Residents and experts say ‘Southeast chord’ project to ease traffic ignores grave concerns over environmental hazards.
Russian, Turkish leaders meet in Moscow, with aim to stop clashes between Turkish and Syrian government forces.
Following some shocking cases, new law hoped to alter dynamic in country that prioritises ‘family values’ over victims.
Opposition celebrates ruling party’s losses in Moscow poll, but turnout was low and United Russia gained elsewhere.
Moscow rallies demonstrate how traditionally overlooked local elections have rejuvenated civil society and opposition.
Recent wave of Moscow protests was sparked by move to ban all but a few opposition candidates vying for city council.
Shady agents lured aspiring Nigerian footballers to Russia during the World Cup period, and some remain stranded.