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Russia: One dead, 102 missing as cruise ship sinks

A vintage double-decker passenger ship with 188 tourists on board sank on Sunday in Volga River in Russia's east-central republic of Tatarstan. At least one person was killed in the mishap while......

India, Russia engage in Sea of Japan

Naval ships of India and Russia on Tuesday launched their three-day joint war games in the Sea of Japan in Russia's Far East to hone skills to counter terror threats on high seas and destroy enemy......

Biggest challenge of 2014: The future of the India-US alliance

'India-US relations seem to have soured when the US expected India to not only balance China in the Asia-Pacific, but also make concessions to Pakistan as a price for US technological help,' says......

India's time warped foreign policy needs shock therapy

Policy of continuity won’t help India earn business or respect, says Pramod Kumar Buravalli. What is India’s foreign policy? Every external affairs spokesman or ambassador or......

Syria military strike may trigger new wave of terrorism: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned the United States against any unilateral military stike on Syria, saying it would trigger a new wave of terrorism, result in the collapse of the United......

Putin inaugurates eastern oil pipeline

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin inaugurated the East-Siberia-Pacific Ocean oil pipeline on Monday. The pipeline will enable Moscow to enter markets in Asia- Pacific region and reduce......

India to bargain for stake in Sakhalin projects

India will make a strong plea for firms getting a stake in future Sakhalin projects in Far East Russia when Russian President Vladimir Putin visits New Delhi later this month. With ONGC Videsh......

Sakhalin-I: Huge oil supply to India

India will get 100,000 barrels of oil per day beginning 2007 from Sakhalin-I oil and gas fields in Far East Russia and will recover its $2.7 billion investment in less than three years' time.The......

Russia promises oil to India

Russia has promised India four to five million tonnes of crude oil annually from its Far East Siberian oil fields if it fails to accommodate ONGC Videsh Ltd in Yuganskneftegaz, the core asset of......

India lags far behind China, US in R&D, says report

India lags far behind in field of scientific research and development globally which is led by the United States, while China exhibited the most dramatic R&D spending growth pattern, an official......

Directing Amitabh, Johnny Depp

As Mira Nair was travelling to a number of film festivals with her film The Namesake since August last year, she was also working on several film projects, including a detailed outline for Gregory......

Rang De scores abroad

There was much festive cheer for Rang De Basanti, as the film went on to grab far more money than was expected in the key overseas markets, with many shows in New York, San Francisco, Toronto,......

Isinbayeva emulates Bubka

Donetsk in the far east of Ukraine during the month of February is not at first glance an obvious setting for feats of athletic excellence.The city is snowbound, the Kalmius river is frozen solid......

Japan PM may attend Sochi Games, China says no plans to meet Xi

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may attend the opening ceremony for the Sochi Winter Olympics, but China has ruled out any formal meeting with President Xi Jinping whose attendance at the Games......

Erroneous Sharapova stutters into pre-quarters

Maria Sharapova pushed the envelope on 'winning ugly' as she squeaked past British qualifier Heather Watson 6-7, 6-3, 6-4 to reach the last 16 of the Pan Pacific Open on Tuesday. The French Open......

Golden ice dancers banish Canadian blues

A young pair of ice dancers lifted the host country out of its Winter Olympic gloom with a golden performance on Monday just as Canadians were questioning their team's medal-winning capability.......

Foreign investor group eyes bid for Chelsea

A group of up to eight international investors is mulling a bid for English Premier League club Chelsea, one of the investors has told Reuters. Holger Heims, a German investment manager at Falcon......

  People speak for russian far east

  • QNA
TVwaledidimoniki Angangvadka
Q. Do tigers feed on fruits?
TVwaledidimoniki Angangvadka:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-tigers-feed-on-fruits/27259878/answers/

TVwaledidimoniki Angangvadka
Q. Where is KAMSKATKA? What are special about it?
TVwaledidimoniki Angangvadka:  A. The Kamchatka Peninsula is a 1,250-kilometer long peninsula in the Russian Far East, with an area of 472,300 km2 (182,400 sq mi). It lies between...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-kamskatka-what-are-special-about-it/27259878/answers/17107024

Santiranjan Pal
Q. who won the crusade wars? why were they fought?
Santiranjan Pal:  A. The Crusades were a series of religion-driven military campaigns waged by much of Christian Europe against external and internal opponents. They...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-won-the-crusade-wars-why-were-they-fought/17106932/answers/14216616

Haalayudha Dattuni
Q. Why Americans pretend not to understand that Pakistan Army is unwilling to fight Taliban?
Haalayudha Dattuni:  A. All the answerers have given different answers. While by and large each one is true in its own say what I think is that Pakistan is too astute a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-americans-pretend-not-to-understand-that-pakistan-army-i/14216575/answers/14100655

Prashant
Q. If peace initiatives without results are any criterion for Nobel Prize then probably we can name innumerable illuminaries who deserved it far more than the new guy on the block...Barrack H Obama. iThe award has left most intelligent persons bewildered and the Nobel Prize...till now unblemished...does not seem so anymore. Your opinion please ?
Prashant:  A. You cannot ask a better question than his on current affairs. I would give it a Best Question Tag in recent times. But one thing I cannot agree...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-peace-initiatives-without-results-are-any-criterion-for-n/14100468/answers/15821181

  Web results for Russian Far East
WRAPUP 4-Ukraine president calls for new anti-rebel offensive as crisis deal falters

(Adds Churkin, Turchinov, Gazprom comments, EU diplomats, background) * Biden says in Kiev that Russia must act to defuse crisis * Moscow calls... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/22/ukraine-crisis-idINL6N0NE3JV20140422
Joe Biden warns on Ukraine as Russia dismisses sanctions threat

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden told Russia on Tuesday that "time is short" for action on defusing the crisis in eastern Ukraine, but Moscow said it... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/joe-biden-warns-on-ukraine-as-russia-dismisses-sanctions-threat/1243001/
Talking without saying

In a context of deepening confrontation and sporadic violence in eastern Ukraine which has so far left three people dead and many more injured,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/editorial/talking-without-saying/article5938084.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Ukraine alert as local politician, were found "tortured to death…

Kiev: Ukraine's acting president has relaunched military operations against pro-Russian militants in the east after two men, one a local... ...

http://spaceviewtimes.com/global/item/10973-ukraine-alert-as-local-politician-were-found-tortured-to-death
UPDATE 5-Oil dips towards $109 on rising supplies, Ukraine supports

* Ukraine peace deal falters as rebels dig in * U.S. crude prices drop on forecast of stocks build * Iran nuclear agency reshuffle may pave way... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/22/markets-oil-idINL3N0NE0YT20140422

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