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Putin awards commemorative WWII medal to Kim Jong Un

Russian President Vladimir Putin has awarded Kim Jong Un a commemorative war medal marking the 75th anniversary of the victory over Nazi...

Russian PM Mishustin says tested positive for coronavirus

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has announced that he contracted coronavirus. "It has just been revealed that my coronavirus...
Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova

Moscow doesn’t stop evacuating Russians from abroad, but takes timeout – deputy PM

Russia does not halt flights evacuating compatriots from foreign countries, but suspends them to have a clear understanding about the number of...

Putin orders boosting ventilator stocks

Ventilator stocks at Russian medical facilities need to be boosted due to the spread of the coronavirus, Russian President Vladimir Putin said...

Moscow goes into lockdown, urges other regions to take steps to slow coronavirus

Moscow on Monday imposed a lockdown in a bid to slow the spread of the coronavirus as Russian Prime Minister Mikhail...

7 anti-Covid vaccine prototypes developed by Russia’s Medical Biological Agency

Russia’s Federal Medical Biological Agency has developed seven vaccine prototypes against the novel coronavirus, the agency’s head, Veronika Skvortsova, said on Friday.

Aeroflot transports over 53,000 people to Russia over past 12 days

About 53,000 people have returned to Russia from March 14 to March 26 on board Aeroflot flights, the air carrier’s spokesperson Yulia...

The Latest: Putin orders military to help with virus

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 428,000 people and killed over 19,000, according to Johns Hopkins...

Putin dons hazmat suit to visit hospital treating coronavirus patients in Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin traded his usual shirt and tie for a hazmat suit as he visited patients receiving treatment for the...

IS terrorist eliminated in Russia’s Ufa was prepping for attack

The perpetrator was carrying an explosive device weighing 4 kilograms, which was destroyed at the site, the...

Russia asks NATO to refrain from exercises during V-Day ceremonies

Russia has addressed NATO with a call for refraining from military exercises during the celebrations timed for the 75th anniversary of the...

Russia’s Defense Ministry to send some 100 virologists and epidemiologists to Italy

Russia’s Defense Ministry will send to Italy nearly 100 virologists and epidemiologists, and eight medical teams with equipment to provide assistance in...

Putin backs idea of organizing voting on constitutional amendments on April 22

Russian President Vladimir Putin has supported the idea of organizing a nationwide vote on the constitutional amendments on April 22, which...

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova wraps up sports career

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova announced on Wednesday her decision to wrap up with her sports career. "Tennis -...

Norway rejects Moscow’s claim it violated Svalbard Treaty

Norway has rejected Russian accusations of violating the terms of an international treaty regulating activities on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard,...