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No indication Navalny was poisoned, Russian doctors say

Russian doctors treating opposition politician Alexei Navalny say they have not found any indication that the Kremlin critic was poisoned. Deputy chief doctor Anatoly Kalinichenko...

Russian opposition politician in coma after ‘poisoning’

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny is in a coma and on a ventilator in a Siberian hospital after a suspected poisoning during a flight,...

Trump campaign’s Russia contacts a ‘grave’ threat – report

The interactions between Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russian intelligence services posed a “grave” counter-intelligence threat, a US Senate panel has concluded. The panel...

Coronavirus vaccine registered in Russia, says Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin says a coronavirus vaccine developed in the country has been registered for use and one of his daughters has already...

Russia rejects accusations of spreading coronavirus disinformation

Russia has rejected accusations it is spreading disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic in the US. US officials told The Associated Press that Russian intelligence services...

Russian warships shadowed through English Channel

Russian warships have been shadowed through the Channel by the British Navy.The four-strong group of Russian ships included the submarine-hunting destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov,...

Russian space official charged with treason

An adviser to the director of Russia’s state space corporation has been detained on treason charges, the nation’s top security agency has said. Ivan Safronov,...

78% back extending Putin’s rule in Russian constitutional change – officials

Almost 78% of voters in Russia have approved amendments to the constitution that will allow Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036, election...

Republicans urge action following briefing on Russian bounties allegation

Eight Republican members of US congress have attended a White House briefing about allegations that Russia secretly offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants for killing...

Russians begin voting on changes allowing Putin to stay in power until 2036

Polls have opened in Russia for a week-long vote on constitutional changes that would allow President Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036. The...

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Trump ‘suggested Covid-19 might stop him shaking hands with disgusting people’

A former adviser to US vice president Mike Pence has said Donald Trump once suggested that Covid-19 might be a good thing because it...

BBC defends same-sex Strictly Come Dancing pairing following complaints

The BBC has defended introducing a same-sex pairing on Strictly Come Dancing after receiving complaints about the move. Olympic gold medal-winning boxer Nicola Adams will...

Barack Obama to release first volume of his memoir

The first volume of former US president Barack Obama’s memoir will be released on November 17, two weeks after the country’s election. It will...

Covid-19 virus analysis suggests low level of mutation

The virus that causes Covid-19 has so far shown a relatively low level of mutation compared to other RNA viruses, meaning it is unlikely...
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