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Indian History gives way to Marx, Hitler in Tripura textbooks  May 27, 1:24 pm
Agartala (Tripura), May 27 (ANI): After former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru was dropped from Class 8 social science textbooks in BJP-ruled Rajasthan, Government schools run by the Tripura Left front state government will teach Class 9 students the history of Hitler, the Nazis, and the French and Russian revolutions in their history books, while omitting the Indian history of freedom-fighting.
Russia reaffirms support to Afghanistan, says ISIS loyalists active there  May 27, 1:11 pm
Kabul, May 27 (ANI): Reaffirming its support to Afghanistan in peace talks with the Taliban, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said the loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group are as active in the country.
Sharapova listed in Russia's Olympic squad despite doping ban  May 26, 1:04 pm
Melbourne, May.26 (ANI): Embattled Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova has been provisionally named in her country's squad for the forthcoming Rio Olympics.
Sania-Hingis survive Russian test at French Open  May 25, 9:06 pm
Paris, May 25 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis kicked off their French Open campaign on a winning note as they battled into the second round of the tournament with straight sets victory in their women's singles event on Wednesday.
LeEco all set to enter Russian market; to invest USD100 million  May 25, 11:29 am
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Global internet and ecosystem conglomerate LeEco is riding high on its ambitious globalization plans. The company has taken the momentous step towards promoting economic and cultural ties between China and Russia.
At least 100 killed in multiple blasts in Syria  May 23, 4:57 pm
Damascus, May 23(ANI): A series of bomb blasts in two Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous left at least 100 people dead and dozens wounded on Monday, in a government-controlled area that hosts Russian forces.
Russian tennis head backtracks on Sharapova's retirement claims  May 20, 10:03 am
Johannesburg, May 20 (ANI): Few hours after expressing his doubt over suspended star Maria Sharapova's career, Russian Tennis Federation chief Shamil Tarpishchev has backtracked by saying he did not mean to suggest that the Russian's failed doping test could spell the end of her career.
Myanmar's president to attend ASEAN-Russia summit in Sochi   May 18, 2:10 pm
Yangon (Myanmar), May 18 (ANI): Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw left Yangon Wednesday to attend the two-day ASEAN-Russia Commemorative Summit in Sochi.
Russia to build first cruise liner in 60 years   May 18, 12:45 pm
Moscow, May 18 (ANI): A shipbuilding company in Russia has said that it plans to build the country's first cruise liner in six decades.
Over 30 athletes face Rio ban after Beijing doping retests  May 17, 10:13 pm
London, May.17 (ANI): Stepping up its fight against widespread allegations of doping in the sport, the International Olympic Committee has revealed that up to 31 athletes from six different sports have been tested positive in reanalysis of their anti-doping samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
President urges ICCR to continue to support Tagore scholars across world  May 17, 2:29 pm
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday received the first copies of books 'Tagore's Vision of the Contemporary World' and 'Tagore and Russia' today at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan and urged Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) to continue to support Tagore scholars across the world in the coming days.
Kyocera sponsors 'International Ice Hockey Federation's' world championship  May 11, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): KYOCERA Document Solutions, one of the leading document solution companies, continues to support the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) in 2016.
Vettel denies role in Kvyat's Red Bull relegation   May 10, 4:55 pm
Johannesburg, May 10 (ANI): Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel has insisted that he has nothing to do with Daniil Kvyat's sudden dumping from Red Bull following the Russian Grand Prix.
Russian mountaineer missing in Nepal's Himalayas  May 6, 1:37 pm
Kathmandu, May 6 (ANI): A 51-year-old Russian climber has been declared missing in Nepal's Himalayas for the last three days, with bad weather hampering search efforts.
ExoMars 2016 interplanetary mission launched  May 3, 11:53 am
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The Roscosmos State Corporation and the European Space Agency (ESA) have launched the jointly-developed ExoMars 2016 interplanetary mission, comprising the Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) and the Schiaparelli lander, on a Proton rocket from Baikonur, thus marking the first phase in the European-Russian ExoMars cooperation programme.
Rosberg takes pole position for Russian GP  Apr 30, 7:35 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 30 (ANI): Nico Rosberg capitalised on reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton's ill-fortune to secure the pole position for Sunday's Russian Grand Prix.
Hamilton dominates Russian GP second practice session  Apr 29, 7:52 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.29 (ANI): Defending world champion Lewis Hamilton staged a strong comeback as he outpaced Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel to finish fastest in the second practice session of this weekend's Russian Grand Prix.
Rosberg tops Russian GP first practice session   Apr 29, 5:14 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.29 (ANI): Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg continued his dominance as he fended off defending world champion Lewis Hamilton to emerge as the fastest driver in the opening practice session for this weekend's Russian Grand Prix.
Trump's foreign policy speech gets thumbs up in Russia  Apr 29, 12:42 pm
Moscow, Apr. 29 (ANI): Donald Trump's recent speech on foreign policy has received positive responses from Russia, a country which often doesn't see eye-to-eye with American politicians.
Putin rejects invitation to visit Pakistan  Apr 29, 7:59 am
Moscow, Apr. 29 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has turned down the invitation to visit Pakistan for inauguration of the North-South Pipeline Project with Moscow emphasizing that there was not enough substance in this trip.
Sudarsan Pattnaik bags gold medal at sand art contest in Moscow  Apr 28, 9:46 am
Moscow (Russia), Apr. 28 (ANI): Renowned artist Sudarsan Pattnaik bagged the gold medal at the ninth Moscow Sand Sculpture Championship "The magical world of sand" 2016.
Russia shows interest in Kejriwal government's odd-even vehicle scheme  Apr 27, 11:18 am
New Delhi, Apr.27 (ANI): Russia has shown interest in the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme being actively promoted by the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government in Delhi.
Talks to deliver Mi-17s to Afghanistan underway: Russian envoy  Apr 26, 5:41 pm
Kabul, Apr.26 (ANI): Russian Ambassador to Afghanistan, Alexander Mantytskiy, has said the negotiations for the delivery of Mi-17 helicopters to Kabul are underway.
Russia not cooperating with Taliban to fight ISIS, says its embassy in Kabul  Apr 23, 4:56 pm
Kabul, Apr. 23 (ANI): The Russian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, has dismissed reports about Moscow cooperating with the Taliban to fight loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Putin hails Russia's multifaceted ties with Pak  Apr 21, 1:13 pm
Moscow, Apr.21 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that his country has been actively developing multifaceted relations with Pakistan, particularly in the fields of trade and counter-terrorism.