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  1. Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File

    Posted Aug 24th 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Moscow's kiosks for Politkovskaya's paper, Novaya Gazeta, but is unable to find a copy. And then there's the 'crime of indifference' among European leaders in befriending Putin, ... that emerges is one of a country in crisis, culminating in the extraordinary lengths to which its leaders will go to silence critics. The extras: Two shorter documentaries by Nekrasov are included ...

  2. Putin on the black belt

    Posted Oct 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is not a politician to be messed with. Weeks after using a tranquiliser gun to stop a Siberian tiger eating a film crew at a nature reserve, Putin marked his 56th birthday with the launch of an instructiona ...

  3. Thorny issues side-stepped but first visit cements friendship

    Posted May 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei in Beijing New Russian President Dmitry Medvedev's first state visit to China achieved what it set out to do: reassure Beijing about the continuance of his predecessor Vladimir Putin's strategic partnership with Beijing. Chinese exper ...

  4. Beijing, Moscow plan regular meetings to expand ties

    Posted Nov 07th 2007, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man The premiers of China and Russia drafted details for regular meetings between their heads of government during talks in Moscow yesterday. Russian Prime Minister Viktor Zubkov received Premier Wen Jiabao at the Russian White House to preside over the closing of the 2007 Year of China in Russia - an event aimed at promoting interest in Chinese culture and development ...

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    Armed student kills two in Moscow school hostage crisis

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 06:03pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Moscow Incident sparks fresh security fears ahead of Winter Olympic Games in Sochi A Moscow high-school student shot a teacher and a police officer dead and held more than 20 other students hostage in a classroom in a possible revenge attack on Monday, days before Russia hosts the Winter Olympics under tight security. The student was disarmed and detained less than ...

  6. Big-name Pussy Riot backers jump on Putin's judo jaunt

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... but the crime of the three-girl band was to wear balaclavas and stage an impromptu performance at a largely empty cathedral in Moscow, calling on the Virgin Mary to remove Putin from power. Their calls ...

  7. Who said it?

    Posted Jul 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... [The police] invoke any and every reason for moving us on... a policeman told us there had been a noise complaint before we had even started playing! Busker Joseph von Hess The ICAC is an independent institution. It is not the chief executive's priva ...

  8. Sino-Russian relations find uneasy accord

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... but analysts noted that long-term divisions between the two major powers still exist as they jostle for leading roles in global affairs. The analysts say that Moscow's mistrust of Beijing has ... could be resolved without the participation of Beijing and Moscow. Putin and his Chinese counterpart, Hu Jintao, also said in a statement following their bilateral talks that they opposed ...

  9. Making a stand against big bear

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... discussing war crimes, invasion and partition. But this truth and reconciliation dialogue has not happened with the Russians and there is a feeling that Moscow has not accepted what it did during its ...

  10. Talking points

    Posted Jun 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Putin in Beijing for state visit and regional summit Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) starts a three-day state visit to China, including his attendance at the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation's summit in Beijing tomorrow and Thursday. Beijing's ambassador to Moscow, Li Hui, said Putin's ...




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