Russian investigators have arrived in Seoul to conduct an independent investigation into the events which led to the sinking of a South Korean warship in March this year.
July 29, 2010 18:05
A train collision in eastern India which killed more than 100 people and injured over 200 was caused by Maoist rebels, claim leaflets left not far from the site.
May 30, 2010 19:02
The US is demanding action, Russia is calling for calm, and North Korea is threatening retaliation if actions are taken against Pyongyang over the sinking of a South Korean warship.
June 18, 2010 12:05
At least 13 Russians have been killed and 25 injured in a bus crash in Antalya, Turkey, said Russia’s Emergency Ministry.
May 26, 2010 03:03
At a weekly media briefing, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Andrey Nesterenko focused on Russia’s relations with Italy, Brazil, Poland, NATO and the EU, on Iranian nuclear program and a number of other issues.
May 26, 2010 17:20
An overemphasis on US-China relations is not the only misleading focus detracting from the root of the problem surrounding the worldwide economy and impairing the track for sustained global recovery.
May 22, 2010 19:21
An investigation by experts from the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom and Sweden has concluded that the sinking of a South Korean naval ship in March was caused by a North Korean torpedo.
May 24, 2010 11:44
Many refugees left Iraq in search of safety in Syria or Jordan after being persecuted under Saddam Hussein or as a result of the US invasion. Some find themselves in danger again.
May 19, 2010 22:47
Europe's debt crisis is not just threatening prosperity in Eastern Europe and Russia, it's also likely to have an impact on the world's biggest emerging economy, China.
May 21, 2010 12:08
In Thailand, unrest continues with no end in sight. The effects are spreading as unrest continues in Greece and is now beginning in Spain. Are these economic protests the beginning of social revolutions?
May 18, 2010 23:44
The crucial role of Soviet soldiers in liberating Jews during the WWII has been recognized by Israel, after having played it down for decades.
May 07, 2010 13:59
The 15th assembly of governors from the two countries met in Moscow on May 3 to discuss developing relations at a regional level.
May 05, 2010 20:22