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Fans gear up for most heart-`melting` Oscar for DiCaprio  Feb 8, 1:38 pm
London, Feb. 8(ANI): Leonardo DiCaprio's Russian fans seem to be hoping for the best, but also preparing for the worst as they are leaving no stone unturned to make the actor win an Oscar for his performance in 'The Revenant.'
Google marks Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev's 182nd b`day  Feb 8, 9:39 am
New Delhi, Feb. 8(ANI): Google is celebrating 182nd birthday of Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev, who is also credited as the father of the periodic table, with its doodle.
Teenager admits making up story about being raped by migrants that enraged Germany  Feb 1, 11:30 am
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A teenage Russian-German girl has accepted that she made up a story about being kidnapped and raped by migrants in a case which triggered a furore in Germany and briefly embroiled Berlin police in a spat with the Kremlin, said state prosecutors.
Russia denies its aircraft violated Turkish airspace  Jan 31, 4:00 pm
Moscow, Jan 31 (ANI): The Russian Defence Ministry has denied Turkey's claim that a Russian aircraft violated the latter's airspace.
7.0 magnitude quake rocks Russia's eastern peninsula  Jan 30, 11:23 am
Moscow, Jan 30 (ANI): A strong earthquake measuring 7.0 on the richter scale hit Russia's far eastern Kamchatka peninsula on Saturday, the US Geological Survey said.
Serena dominates Sharapova once again  Jan 26, 12:49 pm
Johannesburg, Jan. 26 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams outmuscled long-time Russian rival Maria Sharapova for an 18th straight time to progress through to the Australian Open semifinals on Tuesday.
Adidas likely to end sponsorship with doping-hit IAAF  Jan 25, 2:45 pm
London, Jan.25 (ANI): Adidas, the German Sportswear company, has reportedly written to International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) that it is ending its 11-year sponsorship deal with the world athletics' embattled governing body.
Volunteer programmers help find mysterious black holes  Jan 24, 7:52 am
Washington D.C, Jan 24 (ANI): Russian volunteer programmers are bringing an international team of astronomers close to understanding the so-called intermediate-mass black holes (IMBH).
Russian-Pakistan troops to hold 'First Mountain drills' in 2016  Jan 23, 2:36 pm
Moscow, Jan.23 (ANI): Russia's Commander-in-Chief General Oleg Salyukov has announced that Russia will hold its first ever military exercises with Pakistan in the coming year.
Suicide bombing kills seven staff members of Afghanistan's Kaboora Production   Jan 21, 12:33 pm
Kabul, Jan 21 (ANI): At least seven staff members of Afghanistan's Kaboora Production were killed and 26 others injured in a suicide bombing targeting a civilian bus that was carrying over 30 staff persons near the Russian embassy.
Kabul: 7 killed as suicide bombers blow up media bus near Russian embassy  Jan 20, 11:31 pm
London, Jan. 20 (ANI): Suicide bombers drove a car packed with explosives into a Television bus in which at least seven people were killed near the Russian embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Kabul: Explosion near Russian embassy  Jan 20, 6:59 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): An explosion has been reported near the Afghanistan Parliament in Darul Aman Road, Kabul in front of Russian embassy in Kabul and many are feared injured.
Pakistan,Russia to discuss USD 2 billion LNG project  Jan 19, 6:00 pm
Islamabad,: Pakistan and Russia are set to meet in Moscow today to discuss the course of action on implementing the 2billion dollars LNG project after the United States imposed sanctions against the Russian energy firm designated to build the pipeline.
Leonardo DiCaprio wishes to play Ruso-Prez Putin  Jan 19, 2:23 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 19 (ANI): After portraying drug-addled penny stock swindlers, paranoid FBI directors and sociopathic slave-owners on the big screen, Leonardo DiCaprio has expressed his wish to portray Russian president Vladimir Putin if there's a movie made on him.
Russia condemns priest's deportation from Chennai Airport  Jan 18, 6:33 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): The Russian Embassy in the national capital has condemned the deportation of Russian citizen, Father Seraphim, by the immigration authorities of the Chennai International Airport.
Granting asylum to Assad would be easier than sheltering Snowden: Putin  Jan 13, 12:56 pm
New York, Jan 13 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin hinted that he may grant asylum to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and compared it to the situation of American defector Edward Snowden.
Russian Communication Minister's Instagram account hacked  Jan 4, 5:26 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): Russian Communication Minister Nikolay Nikiforov's Instagram account was temporarily blocked by hackers, presenting themselves as a Turkish activist group.
Govt. approves signing of MoU on BRICS Network University  Dec 30, 10:25 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): The Union Cabinet has given its ex-post facto approval for signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) among BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries on BRICS Network University.
Euro Athletics chief says Russia unlikely to feature in Rio Olympics   Dec 30, 4:58 pm
Wellington, Dec.30 (ANI): European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen has admitted Russia is unlikely to compete in next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in the wake of a high number of doping cases among the country's athletes.
HAL ties with Russia to manufacture Kamov helicopters  Dec 30, 8:17 am
New Delhi, Dec.30 (ANI): Russia's Rostech State Corporation has tied up with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to manufacture at least 200 Kamov 226T light helicopters in a deal estimated to be worth 1 billion USD under 'Make in India' initiative.
Prasar Bharati and Digital Television Russia to take new media cooperation forward  Dec 28, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, Dec.28 (ANI): Two of the world's leading broadcasters - India's Prasar Bharati and Digital Television Russia (DTR) recently announced plans to take their cooperation the field of new media to the next level.
Russian President orders counter-terrorism units to be set up on coasts  Dec 26, 8:55 pm
Moscow, Dec. 26 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered counter-terrorism operational headquarters to be set up in several coastal areas, the state-run RIA news agency reported on Saturday.
PM Modi meets Sharif at his Lahore residence  Dec 25, 6:53 pm
Lahore, Dec. 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif at latter's residence Raiwind Palace, the ancestral home of the Sharifs, here on Friday, after he arrived in Pakistan in a surprise visit this evening following his visits to Russia and Afghanistan.
PM's Russia visit: nothing to criticise or appreciate, says Aiyar  Dec 25, 12:08 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 25 (ANI): Congress Party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Russia earlier this week has had nothing new to offer, and nothing to criticise or appreciate.
India, Russia committed to strengthen BRICS global role  Dec 25, 12:40 am
Moscow, Dec. 25 (ANI): India and Russia expressed their commitment to the progressive development of cooperation within BRICS and the strengthening of its global role.