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Putin's 'sexy' weapon to silence critics

This one is straight out of James Bond film From Russia with Love, in which the Soviet lay 'honey trap' on the super spy, using a sexy seductress.A woman known as 'Katya' has been luring Russian......

Medvedev seeks democratic modernisation of Russia

As the Soviet achievements keeping the Russian economy afloat are waning, President Dmitry Medvedev,on Thursday,sought an urgent modernisation of the country, insisting that it should happen......

Russia-led Soviet bloc creates joint force

A Russia-led security bloc of seven former Soviet republics approved the creation of a joint Rapid Action Force on Wednesday,for anti-terror operations and countering aggression on any......

Top Russian priest dies,Prez cuts short India trip

Alexy-II, the head of the Orthodox Church and Russian Patriarch who was instrumental in the post-Soviet spiritual revival of the country, died in Moscow on Friday. The Moscow and All-Russia......

Revitalise Indo-Russian ties faster: Indologist

Admitting that Russia's relations with India have not "developed properly" after the breakup of the Soviet Union, a Russian indologist has called for a proactive approach with focus on cooperation......

Russia bids to become a tech tiger

It has been fifty years since the Soviet Union launched Sputnik, proving to an astonished world that the Russians could beat the West at its own scientific game. Now a vastly different Russia is......

Oil dips to 11-year low as supply balloons

While consumers have enjoyed lower fuel prices, producers have cut spending and thousands of jobs Brent crude prices hit their lowest in over 11 years on Monday, hounded by a relentless rise in......

What will it take for India to be a superpower

'There is an insistence that the government bring about reforms if India is to succeed. The fact is that many nations have done reforms, but are not Great Powers,' says Aakar Patel. What does......

StanChart shakeup turns screws on India's tycoons

Among India's capital-starved local banks, Essar is viewed as too big to fail, notes Una Galani. A shake-up at Standard Chartered could finally turn the screws on India's tycoons. The......

Cong should not feel apologetic about the 1991 reforms: Jairam Ramesh

Former minister in the United Progressive Alliance government Jairam Ramesh believes the reforms of 1991 were possible because of a strong team in place and the role of jugalbandis . On the......

Nina! The 'spy' with designs on India

Annet Mahendru -- the half-Indian making waves in the hit American show The Americans -- tells Archana Masih/Rediff.com about her love for Bollywood, dal-chawal and playing a Russian spy. Image:......

Kremlin terms doping allegations against Russian athletes 'groundless'

IMAGE: A monument of the Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin is seen in front of the Luzhniki stadium, which hosted the IAAF World Athletics Championships 2013 and is now under reconstruction, in......

Sochi Olympics: Criticism of Games reflects 'Cold War' mentality, says Putin

Western criticism of Russia's Winter Olympics was reminiscent of Cold War ambitions to hold the Soviet Union back, President Vladimir Putin said on Monday, despite signs that the world was warming......

World Chess Championship officials sue to stop pirating of match

Organizers of the World Chess Championship sued on Monday to block a trio of website operators from broadcasting chess moves at the November 11-30 match in New York, which is expected to draw......

Virtual Reality: Chess organisers tap smartphone generation

IMAGE: Magnus Carlsen (right) and Viswanathan Anand compete at the 2014 World Chess Championship. Photograph: FIDE World Chess Championship Fans tuning in to the 2016 World Chess Championship from......

With only one Russian athlete in the fray, Americans eye bumper medals haul

IMAGE: Darya Klishina of Russia warms up before the long jump. Photograph: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images. The United States is expected to run away with the athletics competition in Rio, taking......
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Putin's Pipeline Politics In Focus As EU Seeks To Cut Dependence

(Bloomberg) -- The first chill of Europe's winter has barely descended and Brussels is turning to pipeline politics. European Union energy... ...

http://www.bloombergquint.com/politics/2016/12/05/putin-s-pipeline-politics-in-focus-as-eu-seeks-to-cut-dependence
China- an example of how to lose friends and influence countries

08:19 IST Hong Kong [China], Dec. 6 ( ANI ): It was John Lydgate, a 15th century poet monk, who said, "You can please some of the people all of... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail-NA/MjkwMjI1/china-an-example-of-how-to-lose-friends-and-influence-countries.html
Ukraine Ready to Join Trilateral Gas Talks in Brussels

The former Soviet republic has not bought gas directly from Russia since November 2015, following a breakdown in relations after Russia's... ...

http://www.calcuttanews.net/index.php/sid/249944365
Aleppo's fall would be win for Russia, defeat for U.S. in Mideast

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.-backed moderate rebels' loss of the eastern half of Syria's largest city Aleppo to Russian-backed government forces... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/aleppos-fall-win-russia-defeat-u-mideast-001037214.html
Writing a new Pakistan playbook

The time has come for India to define the nature and scope of its conflict with Pakistan. We should do so before it defines us and perpetuates the... ...

https://kashmirobserver.net/2016/opinions/writing-new-pakistan-playbook-12611

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