Russia close to ‘cancer vaccines’ – Putin

The president hinted at “science fiction”-level achievement at an event in Moscow

Kremlin explains why Putin spoke to Tucker Carlson

Moscow saw the interview as an opportunity to be heard in the West, spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said

India and Russia in talks over long-term oil deals – Bloomberg

New Delhi reportedly wants to secure a steady supply of crude instead of one-off purchases

Extreme winter cold grips Russia

Temperatures could drop to -54C in some parts of the country

A large mob chanting antisemitic slogan stormed Russian airport

A large mob shouting antisemitic slogans stormed the facility at the Makhachkala airport in Dagestan, Russia.

Ukraine’s alleged role in Moscow’s drone attacks

Unsettling drone attacks target Moscow, raising tensions between Russia and Ukraine. Vital infrastructure at risk in escalating conflict.

Islamic countries refuse to hinder Russia’s economic growth

Russia and Islamic nations defy Western sanctions, forging strong economic partnerships and expanding trade opportunities.

Russian car sales triple

Consumers are buying more domestic and Chinese brands amid the exodus of Western and Japanese automakers, statistics show

Putin approves punishment stripping Russians who threatened national security of citizenship

New law stipulates conditions for obtaining, terminating Russian citizenship

Russia-India trade surges

Exports of Russian goods topped $40 billion for the first time

Russia accuses West of turning Ukraine into ‘radioactive landfill’

British supplies of depleted uranium munitions show the “ruthlessness” of Western policy in Ukraine, Moscow has said

Exclusive: Pakistan places first order for discounted Russian crude oil

The deal will see Pakistan buy crude oil only, not refined fuels, and imports are expected to reach 100,000 barrels per day if the first transaction goes through smoothly, Minister Musadik Malik told Reuters on Wednesday night.