Russian ex-cops kidnap, kill Austrian lawyer

August 19th, 2012 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An Austrian lawyer linked to Russian organised crime was kidnapped and accidentally killed by two former Russian policemen with a criminal record, a media report ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Khugaev gives Russia gold

August 7th, 2012 - 2:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Wrestler Alan Khugaev brought Russia its sixth gold medal of the London Olympics Monday, beating Egypt's Karam Mohamed Gaber Ebrahim in the final of the ... Read more...

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Olymic wrestling: Vlasov ends Russia’s wait for gold

August 6th, 2012 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian wrestler Roman Vlasov ended his country's three-day wait for a gold medal with victory in the men's 74 kg Greco-Roman wrestling Sunday.Stalled on three ... Read more...

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French army seeks Russian mine detectors

May 29th, 2012 - 9:52 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French army experts have expressed interest in Russian improvised explosive device detection systems, following a recent visit to a Moscow training ground, a Russian official ... Read more...

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Kremlin appoints 200 new guards

November 6th, 2011 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) About 200 Kremlin guard recruits took the oath of allegiance at the WWII memorial hill in Moscow Saturday, a defence ministry spokesman said."About 200 recruits ... Read more...

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Russia may ban German meat imports

June 22nd, 2011 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 22 (IANS) Russia may ban meat import from Germany due to the spread of a deadly E.coli bacteria in Europe, Russia's veterinary chief has said."Everything will depend on ... Read more...

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