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Pakistan president to visit Russia

June 19th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari will undertake a three-day official visit to Russia between June 20-22 to participate in the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Afghan origin US woman murdered by fiance (Lead)

March 4th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A US national of Afghan origin was stabbed to death by her fiance in a south Delhi guest house, police said Sunday. The accused was ... Read more...

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Arsenal send Arshavin to St. Petersburg on loan

February 25th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Arsenal have sent their Russian midfielder Andrey Arshavin back to Zenit Saint Petersburg on loan.With the Russian transfer window shutting Friday night, Zenit said in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lenin’s body may be removed from Red Square mausoleum: Gorbachev

January 21st, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan 21 (ANI): Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has said the body of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, the Russian Marxist revolutionary and communist politician, could be replaced from its Red Square mausoleum.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Maths teacher asked to remove ‘Putin more powerful than Medvedev’ problem

November 12th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A Russian teacher, who unintentionally suggested Vladimir Putin was more powerful than Dmitry Medvedev in a mathematics problem, has been asked to remove it from the Internet.Grigory ... Read more...

Posted in World |

When Michael Caine had a brush with Russian mafia

September 18th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 18 (ANI): Legendary actor Michael Caine has revealed that he had a close shave with Russian mafia while shooting in the country for one of his films in the 1990s.Michael ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Harry Potter Actor Daniel Radcliffe Turns 21, Celebrates Birthday In Style

July 31st, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri London, July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The cute faced Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is no longer a teenager. The handsome actor who has millions of fans worldwide turned 21 recently ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russian police seize 100,000 anti-Putin books

June 17th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Russian police have reportedly seized 100,000 copies of a book critical of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin that activists planned to hand out at the Saint Petersburg International Economic ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Captaining Putin’s amphibious plane gave Berlusconi “extraordinary feeling of power”

October 24th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin came together yesterday for a macho outing.On Friday, Berlusconi took a flight on an amphibious Russian aircraft ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Roerich fans pay tribute to Russian artist in Naggar

October 10th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Naggar (HP), Oct 10 (ANI): The International Roerich Memorial Trust in Naggar in Himachal Pradesh came alive with music and dance on occasion of the 135th birth anniversary of famous Russian artist, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

No evidence of gene doping at Games but worry remains

August 10th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 10 (Xinhua) Gene doping may not be present at the ongoing Beijing Olympic Games but anti-doping experts remain worried that illegal use of gene therapy. David Howman, director general of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Omar Sharif signs on for Iranian film ‘Saint Petersburg’

November 14th, 2007 - 10:37 am ICT by admin

Posted in Entertainment |