Oct 11, 2010
The Moscow Times
United Russia Claims Landslide Win
United Russia leader Boris Gryzlov, seen in this file photograph, said in a statement Monday that his party had strengthened its grip on power by winning 56 percent of the weekend vote, a modest 4 percent increase from the last regional elections in March.
Samara policeman accused of beating drunken man to death
A police officer in the Samara region has been charged over the death of a man. The man died after a stay in a detoxification center, the press service of the regional department of the Investigations Committee under the Prosecutor General's Office .