NewsWits Logo
Browse 83 RSS-feeds from 43 newspapers in the world!
NewsWits
The latest news and headlines from newspapers around the world with keyword Russia.

In the right column you will find the most important and most read news about Russia.

News about Russia

Twitter cracking down on ‘tweet bots’ allegedly used by Russians
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:25:02 +0100
Twitter said it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down on a tactic that Russian agents and others have allegedly used to make tweets or topics go viral. The San Francisco-based social network also...
© New York Post
Russian curler thinks teammate spiked drink for failed drug test
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:18:19 +0100
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky and his wife, Anastasia Bryzgalova, will be stripped of the bronze medal in mixed doubles curling after Krushelnitsky’s B sample tested positive for the banned performance-enhancing substance Meldonium. In...
© New York Post
Iraq hands over to Russia 4 women, 27 children linked to ISIL
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:22:00 +0100
Iraq has handed over to Russia four women and 27 children suspected of having ties to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), local television broadcaster Al-Sumaria quoted the foreign ministry as saying on Feb. 22.
© Hurriyet Daily News
Russian opposition leader claims he was detained ahead of election
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:57:15 +0100
MOSCOW  – Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said on Thursday he had been detained by police, weeks ahead of a presidential election in which he has been barred from running. Navalny said on Twitter that he was detained by police as he left...
© New York Post
[David Ignatius] The Zelig of Russian covert action
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:35:44 +0100
Every good spy story needs a shadowy operative who does the dirty work for the boss, and thanks to the indictment issued
© The Korea Herald
Russian curler's doping hearing cancelled: CAS
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:40:00 +0100
The Court of Arbitration for Sport will publish their decision on the matter on Thursday after the athlete declined to testify.
© Cape Times
Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal for doping
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:04:01 +0100
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky was stripped of his Pyeongchang Winter Olympics bronze medal today after admitting doping, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said. The 25-year-old was one of 168 Russian athletes who passed rigorous testing to compete...
© Deccan Herald
U.S. Democrats want $300 million to fight possible Russia election tampering
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 04:48:47 +0100
U.S. Democratic leaders called on Congress on Wednesday to give the FBI $300 million to fight Russian efforts to interfere in congressional and state elections ...
© Japan Times
Russia bends to anger over curler’s doping
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:43:31 +0100
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Russian state TV reports that curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. Krushelnitsky tested positive for the banned substance meldonium,...
© New York Post
NATO chief calls Turkey’s bid for Russian S-400 missile systems a ‘difficult issue’
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:00:00 +0100
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has described Turkey’s purchase of Russian S-400 anti-ballistic missile systems as “a difficult issue” for the alliance while at the same time welcoming the Turkish government’s cooperation with the French-Italian...
© Hurriyet Daily News
Trump considers taking credit for Russian deaths in Syria
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:27:23 +0100
Trump has been reluctant to enact sanctions against the Russian government passed by Congress last year.
© NY Daily News

Most read news about Russia:

Russian FM: Situation in Syria can only be resolved through peaceful means
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 07:07:35 +0100
The crisis in Syria can only be solved through peaceful means by the Syrian people themselves, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.     “It is obvious that this bloody internal armed conflict has no military solution,”...
© Tehran Times
Russia Isolated Amid International Furor
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:33:58 +0200
World leaders demanded an independent investigation.
© The New York Times
Russia Isolated Amid International Furor
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:33:58 +0200
World leaders demanded an independent investigation.
© The New York Times
Low Oil Prices Send Russia Careening Toward Recession
Fri, 26 Dec 2014 14:17:49 +0100
Slumping oil prices have put Russia's economy on course for a sharp recession next year, its finance minister said Friday, as authorities scaled up the bailout of the first bank to succumb to the currency crisis.
© The Moscow Times
Putin Connection Makes Russian Tycoon Arkady Rotenberg a U.S. Target
Thu, 01 May 2014 10:20:06 +0200
Fortune has smiled on judo coach Arkady Rotenberg, bringing his businesses Google-like growth and a key role in staging the Winter Olympics. It has now brought down on him the wrath of the U.S. government.
© The Moscow Times
Snowden asks Russia to extend asylum
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0200
...
© Buenos Aires Herald
Snowden asks Russia to extend asylum
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0200
...
© Buenos Aires Herald
Scared shirtless? Russian diplomat reacts to Abbott threat against Putin
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:41:04 +0200
A Russian diplomat on Tuesday dismissed the Australian prime minister’s threat of a physical confrontation with the Russian president as immature, warning that Vladimir Putin is a judo expert. Prime Minister Tony Abbott intends to have a one-on-one...
© Japan Times
Scared shirtless? Russian diplomat reacts to Abbott threat against Putin
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:41:04 +0200
A Russian diplomat on Tuesday dismissed the Australian prime minister’s threat of a physical confrontation with the Russian president as immature, warning that Vladimir Putin is a judo expert. Prime Minister Tony Abbott intends to have a one-on-one...
© Japan Times
Russian company to build petrochemical complex in Iran
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:07:17 +0200
TEHRAN – The Russian oil and gas company RAO Rosneftegazstroy has agreed to build the Hormoz Petrochemical Complex in Iran’s southern port city of Assalouyeh.   The agreement was signed by the Petrochemical Commercial Company of Iran...
© Tehran Times
Poland still receiving less Russian gas than ordered
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:40:00 +0200
Poland's natural gas group PGNiG said in a recent statement that Russian Gazprom is not carrying out increased orders for the fuel.
© The News
Germany Blocks Delivery of Military Parts to Russia
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:22:22 +0200
Berlin has taken a step beyond European Union sanctions on Moscow by preventing a German defense firm from providing parts for a high-tech training center.
© The New York Times
Germany Blocks Delivery of Military Parts to Russia
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:22:22 +0200
Berlin has taken a step beyond European Union sanctions on Moscow by preventing a German defense firm from providing parts for a high-tech training center.
© The New York Times
Russia Expands List of Barred Americans
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 18:15:13 +0200
The announcement followed a round of sanctions imposed Wednesday by Washington against Russian companies and individuals, the third such measure this year.
© The New York Times
Russia Expands List of Barred Americans
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 18:15:13 +0200
The announcement followed a round of sanctions imposed Wednesday by Washington against Russian companies and individuals, the third such measure this year.
© The New York Times
© 2018 | 4.71 | 7 NewsWits.com