KIEV, April 22- Ukraine entered uncharted political waters on Monday after near final results showed a comedian with no political experience and few detailed policies had dramatically up-ended the status quo and won the country's presidential election by a landslide. Zelenskiy, who plays a fictitious president in a popular TV series, is now poised to take...
LUXEMBOURG, March 6- Russia, a leading producer of natural resources, plans to join Luxembourg in mining for minerals in outer space, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on Wednesday. The small Duchy of Luxembourg became the first country to adopt legal regulations relating to mining in space, including from asteroids. We expect an answer from...
MOSCOW, Dec 24- Russia's prime minister dismissed the head of the statistics agency on Monday and appointed an economy ministry official to the post, a move that could reignite concerns over the agency's independence and the accuracy of its data. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev dismissed Alexander Surinov as Rosstat's head and appointed Pavel Malkov,...
MOSCOW, Dec 24- U.S. satellite start-up OneWeb has offered to sell a minority stake to Russia, a move it hopes will allay Moscow's concerns about the company's plan to create a worldwide internet network using satellites, three sources familiar with the matter said. Russia's Federal Security Service said in October it was against the project servicing Russia...
Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev reportedly warned the U.S. on Friday that sanctions it plans to impose against Moscow over the nerve-agent attack of a former spy living in Britain could be treated as a declaration of an economic war.
Trump, in an interview with CNBC, also blasted his predecessor, President Barack Obama, for having been a "patsy for Russia" — while claiming he has been "far tougher on Russia than any president in many, many years."
The Russian president stuck in most cases with the incumbents but elevated two newcomers with ties to the intelligence services.
Medvedev said the restrictions were aimed at destroying Russia's socio-political system and harming the economy and individuals.
Russia's prime minister said Wednesday that the world should not be dominated by one currency.
Putin's Russia has settled for spicing up antagonism between Trump and Congress, Vox reports.
A judge in the defamation case between Navalny and Usmanov struck down motions to summon Russia's prime minister to testify on his alleged wealth.
Police detained demonstrators across Russia on Sunday, including Alexei Navalny, after thousands took to the streets.
Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev on Tuesday over extortion allegations.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday he would visit Russia and China this year to chart an independent foreign policy.
Filipino fishermen have complained of harassment by Chinese government boats in the Scarborough Shoal.
The Brexit vote will help Putin undermine U.S.-led sanctions, one expert says.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is under fire after he made an off-the-cuff remark to a pensioner.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane.
The Kremlin has released footage of President Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev working out.
Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev tells CNBC that ties with the U.S. have been damaged by "destructive" and "stupid" sanctions.