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Russia says new DNA tests confirm last tsar's remains
Russia says new DNA tests confirm last tsar's remains

New DNA tests on the remains of the last tsar Nicholas II confirm their authenticity after exhuming them in a bid to end a dispute with the Orthodox Church.

Russia says new DNA tests confirm last tsar's remains
Russia working to pierce 'any missile shield': Putin
Russia working to pierce 'any missile shield': Putin

President Vladimir Putin pledged Russia would build weapons that could pierce any anti-missile shield as he accused the United States and its allies of looking to shackle Moscow's nuclear capabilities.

Russia working to pierce 'any missile shield': Putin
The debris of Polish President Lech Kaczynski's Tu-154 aircraft at Smolensk airfield's secured area. ©RIA Novosti
Poland ready to take Russia to court over 2010 crash: official

Poland is prepared to take Russia to court over what it sees as foot-dragging in the investigation of the 2010 air crash in which then president Lech Kaczynskidied.

Poland ready to take Russia to court over 2010 crash: official
UK seeks extra security abroad in wake of Russian jet crash
UK seeks extra security abroad in wake of Russian jet crash

Britain will push for higher security at foreign airports in risky areas even if it means extra delays for passengers, foreign minister Philip Hammond said.

UK seeks extra security abroad in wake of Russian jet crash
No emergency evacuation for 80,000 Russians still in Egypt: Moscow
No emergency evacuation for 80,000 Russians still in Egypt: Moscow

Nearly 80,000 Russians are currently vacationing in Egypt but there will be no emergency evacuation, with tourists set to return home when they want, an official told AFP.

No emergency evacuation for 80,000 Russians still in Egypt: Moscow
Curfew, mass arrests in Indian Kashmir ahead of Modi visit
Curfew, mass arrests in Indian Kashmir ahead of Modi visit

Authorities ordered a curfew in parts of Indian-administered Kashmir after hundreds of separatist activists were arrested on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the disputed region

Curfew, mass arrests in Indian Kashmir ahead of Modi visit
Russian plane black boxes point to 'attack', Putin halts flights
Russian plane black boxes point to 'attack', Putin halts flights

Analysis of black boxes from the Russian plane that crashed in Egypt killing 224 people points to a bomb, sources close to the probe said, as Moscow halted flights to the country.

Russian plane black boxes point to 'attack', Putin halts flights
'No politics please': Russians bury first Egypt crash victims
'No politics please': Russians bury first Egypt crash victims

Numb with grief, a young woman wept and called for her mother at a funeral in a small village in northwestern Russia for one of the victims of the plane crash inEgypt.

'No politics please': Russians bury first Egypt crash victims
Obama says bomb may have caused Egypt plane crash
Obama says bomb may have caused Egypt plane crash

US President Barack Obama raised the possibility that a bomb brought down a Russian plane that crashed over Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.

Obama says bomb may have caused Egypt plane crash
France advises against non-essential travel to Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh resort
France advises against non-essential travel to Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh resort

France advised its nationals against all non-essential travel to Sharm el-Sheikh following the crash of a Russian passenger jet that took off from the Egyptian resort at the weekend.

France advises against non-essential travel to Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh resort
UK says bomb may have downed Russian jet, halts Sharm flights
UK says bomb may have downed Russian jet, halts Sharm flights

Britain halted flights to and from Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh airport over concerns a Russian airliner that crashed in the Sinai peninsula may have been brought down by a bomb.

UK says bomb may have downed Russian jet, halts Sharm flights
Equestrian monument of Alexander III in St. Petersburg. ©RIA Novosti
Russia readies to exhume Tsar Alexander III in Romanov probe

Russian investigators began examining the grave of Tsar Alexander III ahead of his exhumation in a probe looking to finally identify the remains of the last tsar Nicholas II and his family.

Russia readies to exhume Tsar Alexander III in Romanov probe
Experts examine black boxes of crashed Russian jet
Experts examine black boxes of crashed Russian jet

Investigators began examining the two black boxes from the Russian airliner that crashed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said the probe would take time.

Experts examine black boxes of crashed Russian jet
Russian airline blames Egypt crash on 'external' factors
Russian airline blames Egypt crash on 'external' factors

The Russian passenger jet that crashed in Egypt killing all 224 people on board came down due to "external" factors, the airline said, as relatives began identifying their loved ones in Saint Petersburg.

Russian airline blames Egypt crash on 'external' factors
Russian air strikes hit Syria's historic Palmyra region: Moscow
Russian air strikes hit Syria's historic Palmyra region: Moscow

Russia's air force has struck the area around the Islamic State-held ancient city of Palmyra, as Moscow pressed on with its bombing campaign in Syria.

Russian air strikes hit Syria's historic Palmyra region: Moscow
Principal Dancer of the Mariinsky Ballet Oksana Skorik
Principal dancers of Mariinsky Theater perform in Astana Opera

Principal dancers of world famous Mariinsky Theater Oksana Skorik and Yevgeniy Ivanchenko came to Astana.

Principal dancers of Mariinsky Theater perform in Astana Opera
Kazakhstani designer Balnur Assanova presents SS16 collection at MFW

Kazakhstani designer Balnur Assanova (BALNUR) has presented her pret-a-porter Spring/Summer 2016 collection at the Moscow Fashion Week (MFW).

Kazakhstani designer Balnur Assanova presents SS16 collection at MFW
The wreckage of Kogalymavia's Airbus A321 passenger airliner. ©RIA Novosti
Plane carrying remains of Egypt crash victims lands in St Petersburg

A plane carrying the remains of scores of people killed when a Russian airliner crashed in Egypt landed in Saint-Petersburg early on Monday.

Plane carrying remains of Egypt crash victims lands in St Petersburg
Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane
Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane

The flight had been bringing holidaymakers back to Saint Petersburg, Russia's second largest city, when it disappeared off radar screens while over the Sinai peninsula.

Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane
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Investigators probe deadly Russian plane crash in Egypt

International investigators have begun probing why a Russian airliner carrying 224 people crashed in a mountainous area of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing everyone on board in one of the deadliest Airbus incidents of the past decade.

Investigators probe deadly Russian plane crash in Egypt

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