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Expanding the World Bank Group's Unique Cooperation with Russia
MOSCOW , Dec. 9 -- World Bank issued the following news release: Laura Tuck , World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia , completed a three-day visit on Friday to the Russian Federation .
7 hrs ago
Megatons To Megawatts Russian Warheads Fuel U.S. Power Plants
A Soviet SS-21 tactical short-range nuclear missile is shown for the first time in Red Square, at the Victory Day parade in Moscow, Russia on May 9, 1985.
9 hrs ago
David Shahnazaryan. 'Wake Up! We're Losing Statehood.'
DAVID SHAHNAZARYAN. "WAKE UP! WE'RE LOSING STATEHOOD." December 10 2013 As per David Shahnazaryan conviction, the National Assembly should commence the process of expressing mistrust against Serzh Sargsyan and his resignation.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Big News Network.com
Russia shuts down RIA Novosti news agency
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ARMINFO news agency
Minister: Road map on Armenia's joining the Customs Union is prepared
The road map on Armenia's joining the Customs Union is prepared, Armenia's Economy Minister, Vahran Avanesyan, said on 10 December.
Marriage should be defined as heterosexual in Russian Constitution - politician
Russia's supreme law should specify that marriage is "a union between a man and a woman," one of the authors of the Russian Constitution has said.
Putin vows to beef up Arctic military presence
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Col.
Wall Street Journal
Test-Driving Russia's Dual-Screen YotaPhone
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USA sends Canada to conquer the Arctic
On the last day of the applications to the UN Commission on the Law of the Sea, Canada has decided to follow the example of Russia and Denmark and justify its right to a part of the Arctic shelf up to the North Pole.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Magic Christmas Fountain
Last week I came across this beautiful Christmas fountain at GUM department store next to the Red Square in Moscow, Russia.
The Huffington Post
35 Years Of Newscast Recordings To Be Digitized, Archived
An employee adjusts their headphones as they stand in the control room inside commercial television studios operated by UTH Russia, in Moscow, Russia, on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
The platzkart car is above all a great leveler, and a special camaraderie is fostered on longer journeys, when a spirit of solidarity often results in bonds being formed between passengers surprisingly quickly.
New Russian News Agency Takes Over RIA Novosti, Voice Of Russia
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the closure of the RIA Novosti state news agency to establish a new international news agency called Russia Today.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Roy Jones vs. Benmakhlouf Will Be "Winner Takes All"
Promoter Vladimir "" Hryunov has revealed that his December 21st headliner will be a "winner takes it all" fight at the Dynamo Palace of Sports in Moscow, Russia.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Elton John's Russia Show to Go Ahead Despite Anti-Gay Laws
Elton John's Russia Show to Go Ahead Despite Anti-Gay Laws Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 12.06.2013 The concert will move forward as planned... Elton John's concert in Moscow, Russia tonight will go on despite rumors that the show might be canceled due to Russia's law banning "gay propaganda."
ICSU Statement on the Escalating Crisis in Ukraine
While the OSCE member states met on December 4 to 5 in Kyiv under the chairmanship of Ukraine, the political crisis in the country continued to escalate.
12 Suspected Cybercriminals Arrested in Russia Along with Blackhole Creator
Thirteen people, including the creator of Blackhole, a popular exploit tool used to infect computers with malware, were arrested and charged in Russia with creating and participating in a criminal organization.
The Huffington Post
Dmitry Medvedev, Russian Prime Minister, Says No Amnesty For Pussy Riot, Khodorkovsky
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev hinted Friday that members of the punk band Pussy Riot, former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and others widely referred to as political prisoners will not be freed in Russia's upcoming amnesty.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Russia may cancel the cheap train travel known as platzkart
In 'platzkart' you can meet students on their way home to the provinces, musicians, factory workers, engineers, miners, athletes en route to a competition in another city, or traders bringing cheap imported goods from China or Central Asia to Russia.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Creative Loafing Tampa
Rock the Park with Easter Island, then groove the Hub with Pompeya
This Thursday poses far too many options when it comes to music. In St. Pete, you've got the NOLA-bred eclectic rock brew of The Revivalists at Local 662, or the holiday-themed Cloak + Dagger show at The Bends, with special guest spinner Jesse Scotto .