Apr 16, 2021 10:50 PM IST
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov also said Moscow will add eight U.S. officials to its sanctions list and move to restrict and stop the activities of U.S. non government organizations from interfering in Russia’s politics.
- Oct 01, 2020 06:34 PM IST
The comments from Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov came after Alexei Navalny accused Vladimir Putin of being behind his poisoning with Novichok in the anti-corruption campaigner's first published interview since being discharged from a German hospital.
- Aug 25, 2020 09:40 PM IST
The Kremlin said earlier on Tuesday it saw no need for now to investigate the circumstances leading up to Navalny's grave illness and that a German clinic's initial diagnosis of poisoning was not yet conclusive.
- Nov 29, 2018 03:26 PM IST
A meeting between US President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin will take place at this week's G20 summit as planned, the Kremlin said Thursday, despite US threats to cancel over Moscow's tensions with Ukraine. "Washington has confirmed the meeting," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists.
- Sep 04, 2018 07:21 PM IST
Trump on Monday sent a tweet warning the Syrian government and its allies against a "reckless attack" on rebel-held Idlib province.
- May 07, 2018 02:59 PM IST
Vladimir Putin was sworn in as Russia's president for a historic fourth term at a ceremony in the Kremlin today, extending his almost two-decade rule by another six years.
- Jul 07, 2017 03:33 PM IST
The billionaire tycoon and the ex-KGB agent's meeting in the German port city of Hamburg promises to be one of the year's most scrutinised political encounters.
- Apr 07, 2017 04:03 PM IST
“Investors’ response to the event was pretty rational. The risks which emanated from US airstrike on Syria airbase is somewhat contained.
- Apr 06, 2017 08:39 PM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin today slammed "unfounded accusations" over the "incident with chemical weapons" in Syria in a phone call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Kremlin said.
- Jan 19, 2017 02:01 PM IST
Last year Kirill Dmitriev, who runs Russia's USD 10 billion state Direct Investment Fund and has close ties to the government and the Kremlin, spoke about a possible joint action after meeting Saudi officials at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
- Jan 09, 2017 06:44 PM IST
Moscow, Jan 9 (AFP) The Kremlin today branded a hacking
report by US intelligence baseless and amateurish, saying
Moscow is growing tired of denying claims the Russian
government meddled in the US election.
- Dec 30, 2016 06:40 PM IST
Russia reserves the "right" to retaliate to US sanctions over hacking, but will watch the policy moves of Donald Trump who enters the White House next month, President Vladimir Putin said today.
- Dec 08, 2016 07:50 AM IST
Rosneft chief Igor Sechin informed President Vladimir Putin "about the completion of a privatisation deal of 19.5 percent of shares of the largest Russian oil company Rosneft," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.
- Nov 15, 2016 08:28 AM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump spoke on the phone and agreed on the need to normalise ties between Washington and Moscow, the Kremlin said.
- Nov 29, 2015 12:00 PM IST
In comments which underscore how angry the Kremlin still is over the incident, Dmitry Peskov, Putin's spokesman, called the behavior of the Turkish air force "absolute madness" and said Ankara's subsequent handling of the crisis had reminded him of the "theater of the absurd."
- Nov 26, 2015 06:36 PM IST
The Kremlin said on Thursday that Russia was still awaiting a reasonable answer from Ankara on why it downed a Russian fighter jet earlier this week, adding that it is not considering sanctions against Turkey or imposing a food imports embargo
- Mar 07, 2014 03:39 PM IST
Moscow and Washington were still far apart on the situation in the former Soviet republic, where he said the new authorities had taken absolutely illegitimate decisions on the eastern, southeastern and Crimea regions: Putin
- Mar 04, 2014 08:53 AM IST
An official document which was photographed as a senior official carried it into a meeting in Cameron's Downing Street residence on Monday showed Britain may oppose sanctions that might undermine London's reputation as a haven for Russian capital.
- Dec 13, 2013 09:37 AM IST
Two deputies from flamboyant ultranationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky's party introduced a bill on Thursday that would bar Russians and foreigners from speaking foreign languages on the job during working hours, state-run RIA news agency reported.
- Mar 26, 2013 09:11 AM IST
British police said on Monday a post mortem examination found the cause of death of Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky was consistent with hanging and there were no signs of a violent struggle.
- Nov 30, 2012 10:52 PM IST
A rare, greying letter from Napoleon Bonaparte vowing to "blow up the Kremlin" goes up for auction in Paris this weekend, providing an insight into the French Emperor's ill-fated Russian campaign.
- May 14, 2012 05:42 PM IST
A close ally of President Vladimir Putin staked a claim on Monday to stay on as the Russian government's No.2, signalling continuity on economic policy and potentially weakening Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's future role
- Jan 19, 2011 08:34 AM IST
After a hail of Western criticism over a new verdict against jailed ex-tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Russia's big oil deal with BP Plc sends just the message the Kremlin wants the world to hear: business is business.