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06 Mar 2022

Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Here's what you need to know today

The war between Russia and Ukraine entered the 11th day on Sunday. Both sides have suffered heavy economic and humanitarian losses.

05 Mar 2022

Facebook

Foreign media houses suspend operations in Russia over new law

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a new bill into law that threatens up to 15 years of jail term for propagating "fake news."

05 Mar 2022

Ukraine

Ukraine's port city of Mariupol under "blockade" by Russian troops

The situation in Ukraine continues to worsen and its strategic port city Mariupol now is under a "blockade" by the Russian troops.

03 Mar 2022

Ukraine

"Dead or alive": Russian businessman puts $1M bounty on Putin

A Russian businessman has offered $1 million to any military officer who catches Russian President Vladimir Putin "dead or alive" for his alleged war crimes in his invasion of Ukraine.

03 Mar 2022

Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Know all about Olena Zelenska, the First Lady of Ukraine

Ever since Russia launched an invasion of Ukraine, political figures, including President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, have taken to social media to encourage citizens to stay strong and ask help from the international community.

02 Mar 2022

Ukraine

Third World War will involve nuclear weapons: Russian Foreign Minister

As Russia's invasion of Ukraine entered the seventh day on Wednesday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that if there is a third World War, it would be destructive and involve nuclear weapons, news agency Reuters reported.

02 Mar 2022

India

Ukraine: Indian man's restaurant turns shelter home, provides free meals

A man of Gujarati origin became a savior for many people in Ukraine's capital Kyiv after converting his restaurant into a shelter home for them.

02 Mar 2022

Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine conflict: Biden says Putin will 'pay huge price'

United States President Joe Biden criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and said Russian President Vladimir Putin will "pay a huge price over the long run."

01 Mar 2022

Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine conflict: Belarusian troops enter Ukraine, join Russia in invasion

In another setback to Ukraine, the Belarusian army directly joined the war with Russia on Tuesday.

01 Mar 2022

Sony

#RussiaUkraineCrisis: Disney, Warner Bros., Sony won't release films in Russia

As things continue to remain heated between Russia and Ukraine, following the former's full-fledged invasion of the latter, global companies have come out to condemn the move.

01 Mar 2022

Ukraine

Russia shells Kharkiv as talks with Ukraine make no headway

Even as Moscow and Kyiv held talks of a ceasefire, Russian forces shelled Kharkiv, Ukraine's second-largest city in terms of population.

28 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Russian billionaires speak out against invasion of Ukraine

Several Russian billionaires have spoken out against Moscow's invasion of Ukraine and called for an end to the conflict.

28 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Russia, Ukraine expected to hold talks today as invasion continues

Days after Russia launched an invasion of Ukraine, the two countries are reportedly set to hold the first round of talks in Belarus on Monday morning.

27 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Putin orders Russia's nuclear deterrence forces be put on high-alert

As Russia's attack on neighbor Ukraine entered the fourth day on Sunday, its President Vladimir Putin has instructed his defense minister and military chiefs to put the country's nuclear "deterrence forces" on a high alert.

25 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Russia says ready to talk if Ukraine 'lays down arms'

Russia is ready to hold talks with its hostile neighbor Ukraine if the latter laid down its arms, the country's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said, according to news agency AFP.

25 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Actor AnnaLynne McCord's poem for Vladimir Putin leaves netizens divided

On Thursday, actor AnnaLynne McCord (Nip/Tuck) took to Twitter to recite a poem addressed to Russian President Vladimir Putin, which has elicited a mixed response on social media.

25 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Ukraine crisis: What sanctions have been imposed on Russia?

The United States and other countries in the West have announced stringent sanctions against Russia, after it launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

24 Feb 2022

Narendra Modi

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Modi appeals for non-violence on call with Putin

As the Russian military advanced in Ukrainian territory on Thursday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

24 Feb 2022

Ukraine

How did the Russia-Ukraine conflict start this time?

Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated drastically as Moscow Thursday launched a "military operation" against its neighbor.

24 Feb 2022

Narendra Modi

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Ukrainian envoy seeks PM Modi's intervention

Ukrainian envoy to India Igor Polikha on Thursday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention as Russia launched a full-scale invasion of the country.

24 Feb 2022

India

Russia-Ukraine crisis: At UNSC meeting, India calls for immediate de-escalation

India on Thursday called for an immediate de-escalation of tensions between Russia and Ukraine, saying, "the situation is in danger of spiraling into a major crisis."

24 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Air defenses in Ukraine destroyed, claims Russia

The crisis between Russia and Ukraine escalated quickly after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced 'military operations' in Ukraine.

24 Feb 2022

Sensex

Stock market crashes as Russia orders 'military action' in Ukraine

Indian equity indices nosedived on Thursday as Russia announced "military action" in Ukraine amid simmering political tensions.

24 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin announces 'military operation' in Ukraine

In a surprise but not unexpected move, Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced a 'military operation' in Ukraine, news agency AFP reported.

22 Feb 2022

India

De-escalation, Indians' safety priorities: India at UNSC on Ukraine crisis

At an emergency meeting called by the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday, India said that de-escalation of tension along the Russia-Ukraine border is a "matter of deep concern."

22 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Russia recognizes separatist regions in Ukraine as independent states

Russian President Vladimir Putin has recognized two rebel regions in eastern Ukraine as independent states as he signed an agreement with separatist leaders.

21 Feb 2022

Ukraine

US says Russia has ordered final preparations for Ukraine invasion

Officials in the United States have claimed that Russia has ordered the final preparations to launch an imminent attack on its neighbor, Ukraine, amid tensions along the border.

19 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Biden says he's convinced Russia has decided to invade Ukraine

United States President Joe Biden has said he is convinced that Russian President Vladimir Putin has decided to launch an attack on neighboring Ukraine.

14 Feb 2022

Ukraine

Ukraine seeks meeting with Russia to discuss military build-up

Ukraine has sought an urgent meeting with Russia and other members of a European security group to discuss rising tensions along its border.

11 Feb 2022

Ukraine

'Leave now': Biden urges Americans in Ukraine amid tensions

United States President Joe Biden has urged all American citizens living in Ukraine to immediately leave the country citing security concerns.

06 Dec 2021

Narendra Modi

India true friend and great power, says Putin in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for the 21st India-Russia Annual Summit.

05 Oct 2021

Russia News

Russia: Hundreds of dead ravens fall from sky; experts baffled

Hundreds of dead ravens have been seen falling from the sky in apocalyptic scenes in the Ust-Tarka village of Novosibirsk Oblast in Russia.

20 Sep 2021

Russia News

8 killed as gunman opens fire at Russian university

At least eight people have reportedly been killed as a shooter opened fire at the Perm State University (PSU) in Russia's Perm Krai region on Monday morning.

16 Jun 2021

Russia News

US President Joe Biden meets Russia's Vladimir Putin in Geneva

United States President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin reached Geneva on Wednesday for a key diplomatic summit.

11 May 2021

Russia News

School shooting in Russia leaves at least 9 dead

At least nine people, most of them students, were killed in a school shooting in central Russia on Tuesday, the local news media reported.

18 Mar 2021

Joe Biden

Russia recalls envoy after Biden slams Putin over election meddling

Russia recalled its ambassador from Washington for talks on Wednesday.

12 Mar 2021

World

Putin: US Capitol unrest was merely a 'stroll'

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday characterized the January insurrection at the US Capitol by supporters of former President Donald Trump as a stroll.

03 Feb 2021

Russia News

Moscow court orders Kremlin's foe Navalny to prison

A Moscow court on Tuesday ordered Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny to prison for more than two-and-a-half years, finding that he violated the terms of his probation while recuperating in Germany from nerve-agent poisoning. The ruling ignited protests in Moscow and St. Petersburg.

22 Dec 2020

Oxford University

Russia, AstraZeneca to test combination of COVID-19 shots

Developers of the Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V on Monday announced signing an agreement with AstraZeneca to test a combination of the British drug maker's COVID-19 shots and a component of the vaccine created in Moscow.

02 Dec 2020

Pfizer

Putin orders Russian authorities to start mass COVID-19 vaccinations

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered authorities to start mass voluntary vaccinations for COVID-19.