[LONDON] Among the casualties of the March poisoning of a former Russian spy, Sergei V. Skripal, is London's sumptuous Russian Debutante Ball, where, once a year, the daughters of Soviet-born...

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VLADIMIR Putin and Xi Jinping deepened bilateral ties in Vladivostock on Tuesday at the Eastern Economic Forum. This week's conference, hosted by Mr Putin, represents an attempt by Moscow to...

[CHITA, Russia] Russia launched Tuesday what it called its largest ever military drills, with hundreds of thousands of troops taking part along with Chinese soldiers in a show of force Nato condemned...

[CHITA, Russia] Hundreds of thousands of Russian troops will take part in the country's largest ever military drills Tuesday, in a massive show of force featuring Chinese soldiers that has...

THE Kremlin is leaning on Russia's oligarchs to spend US$120 billion on new investments by the end of Vladimir Putin's term after shelving plans to hike taxes on big business...

[MOSCOW] Russia's oil industry is awash with cash and will be able to withstand the planned 1 trillion roubles (S$20.5 billion) in extra taxes over the next six years, Alexei Sazanov, the head...

RUSSIA'S oil companies are on a tear. The nation's top crude producers more than doubled their combined profit in the first half, trouncing estimates thanks to a weaker ruble and rebounding...

[MOSCOW] Russia is experimenting with more precise technology to block individual online services after an attempt to shut down banned messaging service Telegram failed, but Moscow has yet to find a...

RENAULT SA is betting on a sustained recovery in Russia's car demand, unveiling a sleek coupe-style sport utility vehicle in Moscow that will be manufactured in the French carmaker's second...

ALONG the shore of Kola Bay in the far northwest of Russia lie bases for the country's nuclear submarines and icebreakers. Low, rocky hills descend to an industrial waterfront of docks, cranes...