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  1. Russia Launches 'World's Largest' Nuclear IcebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Marine News

    Russia has unveiled Arktika, touted as the world's largest and most powerful nuclear icebreaker, during a launching ceremony on June 16 at Baltic Shipyard in St Petersburg. Arktika is the lead nuclear icebreaker ordered by Russia's Rosatom state nuclear agency for navigation through the Northern Sea Route, and more specifically the delivery of hydrocarbons to Asian markets.

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  2. Sundaran's Death A Big Loss To Ministry And CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The death of Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry secretary-general Datuk Dr Sundaran Annamalai, 57, a highly qualified individual who has served in various positions throughout the world, is a big loss to the ministry and country. Sundaran who perished in the helicopter tragedy on Thursday served as an Executive Director at the Board of the World Bank Group in Washington DC, and represented the Constituency of Brunei, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Thailand, Tonga and Vietnam.

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  3. In the Arctic, School Portraits Are 50 Percent More CharmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Wired

    Each August, helicopters descend on the northernmost reaches of the Russian tundra where the indigenous Nenets have for centuries led a nomadic life. These helicopters pick up Nenets children and ferry them south to boarding schools where they spend the next nine months learning about the world beyond.

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  4. FTSE shrugs off declines in commoditiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    British shares edged higher on Monday as commodities-related stocks shrugged off declines in copper and oil prices, although Mondi fell on news of an anti-monopoly investigation. Britain's blue-chip FTSE 100 index was up 0.4 percent at 6,170.55 points by 08h55 GMT, in line with the broader European market.

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  5. Use It or Lose It: IKEA's Trademark Battle in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | JD Supra

    When IKEA opened its first store in Indonesia in late 2014, it wasn't the only IKEA in town. Indonesian furniture company PT Ratania Khatulistiwa registered its IKEA mark in 2013, after successfully demonstrating that the Swedish retailer had not actively used its mark in Indonesia for commercial purposes for three consecutive years.

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  6. Britain's FTSE advances, helped by pharma stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Reuters

    LONDON, April 4 British shares edged higher on Monday, buoyed by a rise in pharmaceutical firms, which helped the index to gain for the first time this quarter. Britain's blue-chip FTSE 100 index closed up 18.67 points, or 0.3 percent at 6,164.72 points, snapping a two-session losing run, which had seen it close out the first quarter with a 1.1 percent fall to start 2016.

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  7. Britain's FTSE advances, shrugs off declines in commoditiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Reuters

    LONDON, April 4 British shares edged higher on Monday as commodities-related stocks shrugged off declines in copper and oil prices, although Mondi fell on news of an anti-monopoly investigation. Britain's blue-chip FTSE 100 index was up 0.4 percent at 6,170.55 points by 0855 GMT, in line with the broader European market.

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  8. 10 million barrels of oil produced at Prirazlomnaya platformRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | AK&M

    In March 2016, total oil production at the Prirazlomnoye field developed by Gazprom Neft reached 10 million barrels, Gazprom Neft informed. The loading of the Mikhail Ulyanov tanker containing the 10 millionth barrel or oil was completed March 10. The tanker will deliver the 22th shipment of oil since commercial production started at the field.

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  9. Russian Mining City Grapples With Yet Another TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    VORKUTA, Russia -- Coal miner Mikhail Momot had a day off on February 25. At about 2:45 p.m., he'd just returned home from shopping when he noticed cars and trucks from the Emergency Situations Ministry speeding through town on their way to the Severnaya coal mine. Without thinking, he rushed to the mine himself.

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  10. Russian Observers On Armenia's Accession To 'Defence Systems'Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | Groong

    RUSSIAN OBSERVERS ON ARMENIA'S ACCESSION TO "DEFENCE SYSTEMS" Russian-Armenian News Agency March 4 2016 raiadmin 04.03.2016 News 175 Views Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted the offer submitted by the RF Government to include Armenia in the financial and industrial "Defence Systems" group and hold talks on this issue with the Armenian side. Joining the "Defence systems" is first necessary to Armenia, - says Igor Korotchenko, military observer and chief editor of the "National Defence" journal.

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  11. Russia To Flood-Stricken Vorkuta Coal MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Officials in the Far Northern Russian city of Vorkuta have decided to flood a coal mine there after explosions there killed 30 miners and six rescue workers late last month. A Russian government commission said on March 6 that work to extinguish a fire in the Severnaya mine by flooding it with water would begin immediately and take 60 to 80 days.

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  12. 36 killed in Russian coal mine explosionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Big News Network.com

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  13. Nothing To See Here: Russian TV Suppresses Story Of Alleged Beheading By NannyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    A man places a toy at the site, where a woman suspected of killing a child was detained in Moscow on February 29. Despite the shocking nature of the story, none of Russia's main TV channels covered it. MOSCOW -- Russian TV stations aren't usually fainthearted when it comes to covering supposed acts of brutality by foreigners against Russian children.

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  14. No serious safety breaches at Russian coal mine where 36 died: agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Reuters

    Mine rescuers are seen at the Severnaya coal mine in Vorkuta, Russia, in this undated handout photo provided by Russian Emergencies Ministry.

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  15. Russian Officials Say Coal Mine Explosion Was 'Natural Disaster'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Rescuers are seen here near the Severnaya mine in the Arctic town of Vorkuta where methane explosions killed 36 people. Russian authorities are insisting that the underground explosions that killed 36 people in an Arctic mine over the weekend were the result of natural causes, not negligence or fraud.

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  16. Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Russian presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev has expressed condolences to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the casualties in Severnaya mine explosion. "I was deeply saddened by the news of a heavy loss of life in an explosion in the Severnaya mine in Vorkuta," said the president.

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  17. 10:01 President Atambayev expresses condolences to Russia over tragedy at Severnaya coal mineRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | AkiPress

    President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev expressed condolences to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the deadly explosion at the Severnaya coal mine in Vorkuta, a town north of the Arctic Circle in the Komi region of northern Russia...

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  18. Death toll climbs to 36 at Russian coal mine disasterRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Mining Engineering

    State-run news agency RIA Novosti reported that two blasts at the mine in the city of Vorkuta trapped 26 miners on Feb. 25. Four miners were killed and 81 escaped to ground level. On Feb. 28, a third explosion at the mine occurred as a rescue team was attempting to reach the miners, state media reported.

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  19. Russian coal mine accident kills 36, including 5 rescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Vancouver Sun

    A methane gas leak at a coal mine in Russia's far north triggered three explosions that ignited fires and partially collapsed the mine, killing 36 people, officials said Sunday. The dead included five rescue workers and a mine worker who were killed early Sunday when the third explosion rocked the Severnaya mine in Vorkuta, a town north of the Arctic Circle in the Komi region, the emergency services said.

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  20. 36 People Died In Coal Mine Explosions And Fire, Russia SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A string of explosions at a Russian coal mine just inside the Arctic Circle has killed 36 people - miners trapped inside as well as rescuer workers trying to help them, officials say. When the blasts hit last week, they caused a rock collapse and a fire that is still burning.

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