Russia faced with containment threat: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that his country is faced with foreign pressure in the form of a continued policy of containment aimed at provoking internal instability, weakening the economy and interfering in the country’s internal affairs. Continue Reading

Russia beefs up fines for protest violations after Navalny rallies

Russian President Vladimir Putin approved legislation on Wednesday beefing up fines for offences committed during street protests after thousands were detained at unsanctioned rallies in support of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny. Continue Reading

Global development faces risk of collapse: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday warned that regional conflicts are multiplying and the international security system is degrading, giving rise to risks of a collapse of global development and of a fight of all against all. Continue Reading

Modi to address WEF’s Summit today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the World Economic Forum’s online Davos Agenda Summit on Thursday during which he will be speaking on a wide range of subjects, including India’s reform trajectory and increased usage of technology. Continue Reading

Putin to visit India in 2021?

Russian President Vladimir Putin, who was earlier scheduled to visit India in late 2020, may visit the country during the first six months of next year, Russia’s ambassador to India, Nikolay Kudashev said on Monday. Continue Reading

Putin bats for arms control system

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday the world would have no future without a system of arms control, with the future of a nuclear weapons pact between Russia and the United States hanging in the balance. Continue Reading

Russia approves second virus vaccine after early trials

Russian authorities have given regulatory approval to a second coronavirus vaccine after early-stage studies, two months after a similar move prompted widespread criticism from scientists both at home and abroad. Continue Reading

India-Russia webinar on use of natural gas as motor fuel

The first ever India-Russia webinar on the use of natural gas as motor fuel was organised by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, government of India and the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation. Continue Reading