Facebook staff interviewed in Mueller's Russia investigation: Report

Sat, 01/27/2018 - 12:38

San Francisco, Jan 27 As investigation into Russian interference in the Presidential election progresses, the US Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation team has reportedly interviewed Facebook staff associated with President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.


Russia denies US accusations of toxic attack in Syria

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 03:48

Moscow, Jan 26 Moscow deemed as unfounded slander the US accusations that Russia or the Syrian government was responsible for a toxic gas attack in the Eastern Ghouta suburb of Damascus earlier this week.


Russia strongly opposes US attempt to renegotiate Iran n-deal

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 06:02

Moscow, Jan 14 Moscow has a critical attitude toward the latest US statement on reviewing the Iran nuclear deal and will do all it can to resist any attempt to scrape the deal, Russian authorities said on Saturday.


Russia inquiry makes US look very bad: Trump

Fri, 12/29/2017 - 10:04

Moscow, Dec 29 US President Donald Trump has said that he believes Robert Mueller, the special counsel in the Russia investigation, will treat him fairly and insisted there has been "no collusion" discovered by the inquiry, a media report said.


Post-Doklam standoff, India, China, Russia to hold trilateral meet

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 00:30

New Delhi, Dec 6, In a significant diplomatic development after the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in the Doklam region of Bhutan earlier this year, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will visit India for the Russia-India-China Foreign Ministers' trilateral meeting here next week.


Russia strikes terrorists in Syria with cruise missiles

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 21:40

Moscow, Oct 31, A Russian submarine launched three Kalibr cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea at facilities of the Islamic State terrorist group in the eastern Syrian province of Deir el-Zour, the Russian Defence Ministry said Tuesday.


India, Russia tri-services exercise sees joint anti-terror operation

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 21:14

Vladivostok, Oct 27, Indra 2017, India's first tri-service exercise with Russia, entered its final phase, with Friday seeing a Task Force of armoured, mechanised infantry and infantry elements, supported by fighter aircraft and armed helicopters, foiling a simulated attack on a humanitarian aid convoy, an official statement said.


Moscow denies 3,500 Russians fighting for IS

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:20

Moscow, Oct 26, Russia doubts the credibility of a report by a US-based research company that 3,500 Russians are fighting for the Islamic State, the Kremlin said on Thursday.


UAE lauds Saudi king's visit to Russia

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 01:56

Dubai, Oct 7, Anwar Gargash, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in Abu Dhabi, called on Friday via his twitter account the visit by Saudi King Salman to Russia's President Vladimir Putin an "impressive success."