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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia extends scrutiny of McDonald’s after closing four branches in Moscow

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 07:24pm

    ... the Volga region of Tatarstan, the central Voronezh region and the Moscow region. It also plans checks in the republic of Bashkortostan and the southern Krasnodar region. Some of the checks ...

  2. Business - Economy - RUSSIA

    Russia digs in its heels

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 11:44am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... surged 80 basis points since the plane crash to 9.5 per cent. On July 25, Russia's central bank was forced to raise its benchmark interest rate by a further 50 basis points to 8 per cent- ...

  3. News - World - RUSSIA

    New sanctions on Russia could ‘seriously’ impact growth: minister

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 08:25pm by Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... growth is already flatlining. Last week Russia’s central bank said the country’s growth rate would slow to just 0.4 per cent this year. Moody’s on Friday cut Russia’s credit rating to “negative” ...

  4. News - World - RUSSIA

    Putin orders military forces in the Urals on combat alert

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 06:13pm by Associated Press in Moscow

    ... Associated Press in Moscow Russian president puts troops in central Russia's Ural mountains region on week-long combat alert and announces drill of airborne troops as Ukraine attempts ceasefire on border Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday ordered military forces in central Russia on combat alert as well as a drill of airborne troops, a day after Ukraine ordered ...

  5. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia spent record US$11.3b in one day defending rouble

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 10:18pm by AFP

    ... pressure due to concerns about conflict in Ukraine, central bank data showed yesterday. The Russian central bank moved on Monday to prevent the Russian currency from falling further in value, after ... of currency interventions and no further details were given. But the central bank had indicated on Monday that it was prepared to make major interventions, saying that due to the increased volatility ...

  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Protest at Moscow court as eight convicted of anti-Putin violence

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 09:36pm by AFP

    ... a middle-aged woman standing in the crowd. Tens of thousands of people marched through central Moscow in a demonstration on May 6, 2012 to protest against Putin's third term. But the rally ended ...

  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Pussy Riot hit back after horsewhip attack with video blasting Putin

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 09:57pm by WASHPOST

    ... the women on Wednesday it would be "wholly inappropriate" to stage demonstrations outside the Olympic venues. However, central Sochi is some 30 kilometres north of the main Olympic Park. ...

  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    Two members of Russian punk group Pussy Riot released in Sochi

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 09:31pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Sochi Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina detained while walking in central Sochi Shouting and wearing their trademark garish balaclavas, two members of the punk group Pussy Riot left a police station on Tuesday after being released following several hours of questioning in Sochi, the host city of the Winter Olympics. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria ...

  9. News - World - RUSSIA

    Suspected 'black widow' seen in Winter Olympics city of Sochi

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 10:58pm by AGENCIES

    ... Police leaflets seen at a central Sochi hotel yesterday contain warnings about the women. One of them, Ruzanna Ibragimova, a 22-year-old widow of an Islamic militant, is said to be at large ...

  10. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russian nationalists held after racist street protest in Saint Petersburg

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 04:58am by AFP

    ... during a march down a central Saint Petersburg street. Marchers attacked shops and threw stones and smoke bombs, and reports said 16 had been arrested. One victim suffered an injury to his head, ... was joined by about 150 young people and came amid rising xenophobia targeting migrants from former Soviet republics in the southern Caucasus and Central Asia. Rights activists have warned of a surge ...




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