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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......

Crude oil slips below $50

Oil edged up on Tuesday, steadying after a 5 per cent plunge in the previous session that saw prices touch fresh 5-1/2-year lows in an oversupplied market.  Worries about surplus oil supplies......

Putin, Modi seek to revive jaded Russia-India relationship

Deals will cover oil exploration and supply, infrastructure and an increase in direct diamond sales to India Russian President Vladimir Putin visits India on Thursday in an attempt to revive a......

Global factors spell trouble for the stock market

The market could be influenced by events elsewhere in the world and regardless of what happens to India's economy, says Devangshu Datta. One of the issues about managing an open globalised......

Weak global cues, poll outcome jitters trip Sensex, Nifty

Markets slipped on Wednesday, tracking weak global cues amid uncertainty ahead of election results on May 16. Investors worldwide remained wary of US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's......

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:......

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......

Sports Shorts: Vela gets Mexico call-up despite years of refusals

Carlos Vela Garrido of Real Sociedad. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images Real Sociedad midfielder Carlos Vela was called up by Mexico for November tour friendlies on Tuesday after turning his......

Formula One teams rule out Russian race boycott

Formula One teams say they will race in Russia, despite the crisis in Ukraine and downing of a Malaysian airliner, unless the country's debut Grand Prix in October is called off or they are ordered......

Sochi closing ceremony paints hosts Russia in softer colours

Sunday's closing ceremony at Russia's first Winter Olympics will aim to paint the host nation in softer colours than the muscular spectacle that kicked off the Games, organisers said. The show at......

Pussy Riot protest members detained by Sochi police

Pussy Riot protest band members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova said they were detained on suspicion of theft in the Winter Olympics host city of Sochi on Tuesday, less than two months......
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Bose Aircrash Was Faked. Was He Shot in Siberia? Was He the Baba in UP? The Mystery Must End

Spying, the very idea, has a bad aura about it. To that extent, the declassified information that Jawaharlal Nehru spied on Subhas Chandra Bose and... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/columns/t_j_s_george/Bose-Aircrash-Was-Faked.-Was-He-Shot-in-Siberia-Was-He-the-Baba-in-UP-The-Mystery-Must-End/2015/04/19/article2770953.ece
Ukraine rebel in ceasefire warning

AFP Alexander Zakharchenko, head of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People"s Republic (DNR), A senior separatist leader in eastern Ukraine has... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/world/ukraine-rebel-in-ceasefire-warning/ar-AAbcLbF?srcref=rss
Truth about Bose must be revealed

The riddle over the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on 18 August 1945 has come to haunt the Congress party and various... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/analysis/truth-about-bose-must-be-revealed
Russia to invest $2 bn for 1,100-km pipeline in Pak

ISLAMABAD: Russia will invest a whopping $2 billion in Pakistan to build a 1,100-kilometre pipeline from southern port city of Karachi to Lahore to... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/business/russia-to-invest-2-billion-to-build-pipeline-in-pakistan/articleshow/46968462.cms
Pakistan's knotty challenges

By Dr Vinay Kaura Pakistan has invested so much emotional, social and human capital in Afghanistan that having a 'friendly' or client... ...

http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=n&nid=11402

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