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Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

China and Iran court Taliban, while IS aims for chaos

On October 8, a terrible blast struck the worshippers attending Friday noon prayers at the Gozar-e-Sayed Abad Mosque in the ...

Tehran to start negotiations on JCPOA in Vienna this week: Lawmaker

Moscow [Russia], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The Iranian authorities will start negotiations on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in ...

Former Army vice chief welcomes NSA meet on Afghanistan

New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): Former Vice Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Raj Singh Kadian on Sunday welcomed ...

Guardian of Siberian tigers on China-Russia border

© Provided by Xinhua by Xinhua writers Gao Chunxiao and Shao MeiqiCHANGCHUN, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- When patrolling through deep ...

Russia to boost coal supplies to India amid global power crunch

Russia's Energy Ministry signed an agreement this week with India's Steel Industry Ministry aimed at increasing Russian coking coal supply ...

Indian Wells: Mertens-Hsieh win women's doubles title

California [US], October 17 (ANI): Elise Mertens of Belgium along with Su-Wei Hsieh from Taiwan won the women's doubles title ...

Indian Wells: Peers-Polasek down Russian duo to clinch men's doubles title

California [USA], October 17 (ANI): Australian-Slovakian duo John Peers and Filip Polasek are the Men's Doubles champions at the BNP ...

Russia's non-resource-based exports will reach historic highs in 2021

By year's end, Russia's exports not based on resources or energy will reach a record $180 billion, Russian Export Center ...

Russia sees new high of 34,303 daily COVID-19 cases

Moscow [Russia], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia's coronavirus response center recorded a record 34,303 COVID-19 cases in the past day, with ...

China tests nuclear-capable hypersonic missile: Report

Beijing [China], October 17 (ANI): China allegedly carried out its first-ever test of a "nuclear capable hypersonic missile" taking by ...

Serbia gets another batch of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine

Belgrade [Serbia], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): A further batch of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine has arrived in Serbia, the minister in ...

Russian gem miner boosts output to 23.3 million carats

Russian diamond miner Alrosa increased production by 26% in the third quarter of 2021, according to the latest data released ...

10 Russian regions with unique local cuisines

Where do locals drink salty tea? And how many kinds of Dagestani dumplings can you try at once? 1. TatarstanEchpochmak.Legion ...

Soyuz spacecraft with first feature film crew in space return to Earth: Roscosmos

Moscow [Russia], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The Soyuz MS-18 spacecraft carrying the film crew of "The Challenge," the first professional feature ...

India likely to host NSA level talks on Afghanistan next month, Pakistan also invited

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): India is all set to soon host a national security advisor (NSA) ...

Senior Russian diplomat to visit Damascus on Saturday: Embassy Source

Damascus [Syria], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin will pay a visit to Syria on Saturday, a ...

China's growth hampered as it aims to achieve climate goals through power cuts

Beijing [China], October 16 (ANI): China is experiencing its worst power shortage since the 1980s, a phenomenon that puts at ...

US probing possible cases of 'Havana Syndrome' among embassy staff in Bogota

Bogota [Colombia], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Washington has been secretly investigating possible cases of the so-called Havana Syndrome that allegedly affected ...

Taliban reject Putin's claim of IS presence in north of Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 16 (ANI): The Taliban have rejected Russian President Vladimir Putin's claim that the Islamic State (IS) has ...

Indian Wells: Karatsev-Rublev set up doubles final clash against Peers-Polasek

California [USA], October 16 (ANI): The pair of Aslan Karatsev and Andrey Rublev dazzled on Friday night as they advance ...

What do inclusive erotic parties look like in Russia I found out!

Playing a tambourine on someone's naked body, experiencing Japanese rope bondage - but, most importantly - getting in touch with ...

Russia sees record number of daily COVID-19 cases, deaths: Response Centre

Moscow [Russia}, October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered a record number of daily COVID-19 cases in the past day, with ...

These weird Soviet devices cure diseases!

Soviet physical therapists managed to prevent real disasters with heat, UV radiation and electric current. However, sometimes the procedures themselves ...

Arctic Council received no proposals on banning Hydrocarbon development: Member

Moscow [Russia], October 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The Arctic Council has not received any proposals to impose legally binding obligations on member ...

ISIS-K claims responsibility for Kandahar mosque blasts

Kandahar [Afghanistan], October 16 (ANI): Islamic State Khorasan (ISIS-K) on Saturday confirmed that the Kandahar mosque blasts were carried by ...

Caps' Alex Ovechkin looks to shine again, this time vs. Lightning

Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin rewrote another part of the record book in Wednesday night's season-opening win over the New ...

US can't confirm participation in Troika meeting on Afghanistan in Moscow: State Dept

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): The United States on Friday said that it cannot confirm at the moment that its ...

How major Russian poets tried to COMMUNICATE with Stalin

Some sang odes to his "greatness and courage" for self-promotion. Others - out of fear for the lives of their ...

Iranian Armed Forces Chief of General Staff to visit Russia next week

Tehran [Iran], October 15 (ANI/Sputnik): Iranian Armed Forces Shief of the General Staff Mohammad Bagheri will visit Russia, Reza Khosravi ...

Russia hopes AUKUS will adhere to nuclear nonproliferation obligations

Moscow [Russia], October 15 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia hopes that the participants to the AUKUS alliance will strictly adhere to their commitments ...

China, Russia developing new weapons alliance to corner US: Report

Beijing [China], October 15 (ANI): In an attempt to corner the US, as a part of a global strategy to ...

US has candid, direct information sharing with Russia on cybersecurity

Washington [US], October 15 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States already has candid and direct discussions and information sharing with Russia on ...

Team Spirit knock out OG, Virtus.pro at International 10

Team Spirit stayed alive in the lower bracket by sweeping OG and beating Virtus.pro 2-1 in Friday's action at The ...

Russia hopes for frank conversation with Taliban on October 20, says Zamir Kabulov

Moscow [Russia], October 15 (ANI): Russia hopes for a frank conversation with Taliban on October 20 in a Moscow-format meeting, ...

US court to hold status conference for case of Novatek CFO Gyetvay on Dec 16

Washington [US], October 15 (ANI/Sputnik): A status conference will be held for the tax evasion case against the CFO of ...

Russia will soon begin supplies of EpiVacCorona vaccine to Venezuela

Moscow [Russia], October 15 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia is planning to begin supplying the EpiVacCorona COVID-19 vaccine to Venezuela soon, Deputy Prime ...

Jared Leto surprises terminally ill patient with video call

Washington [US], October 15 (ANI): Hollywood star Jared Leto recently surprised a terminally ill Russian superfan on her 27th birthday ...

Taliban confirms participation in Moscow Format Meeting on Afghanistan

Moscow [Russia], October 15 (ANI): A delegation of the Taliban will take part in the Moscow-format meeting on Afghanistan, which ...

Putin says there should be no 'haste' to recognise Taliban officially

Moscow [Russia], October 15 (ANI): Noting that the international community should maintain contact with the Taliban regime in Afghanistan, Russian ...

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At China's insistence, Apple deletes Quran app for Chinese Muslims

BEIJING, China: An app used by Muslims throughout the world, Quran Majeed, has been removed by Apple at the request ...

Russian population falls by nearly 1 million in past 12 months

MOSCOW, Russia: Demographer Alexei Raksha reports that Russia has experienced its most severe population decline over the past 12 months ...

Cheap coal makes a comeback in face of rising energy prices

MOSCOW, Russia: With surging natural gas prices leading again to the greater use of coal, TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne highlighted ...

Boasting reduced hospitalizations, Merck Covid pill awaits approval

KENILWORTH, New Jersey: Merck, the science and tech company, has urged regulatory agencies in the United States to grant authorization ...

Thailand to reopen tourism to vaccinated tourists from 10 countries

BANGKOK, Thailand: Officials in Thailand say fully vaccinated travelers from 10 low-risk countries, including the UK, China, Germany and the ...

Electricity on in Lebanon after 24-hours in the dark

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Officials report that power has been restored in Lebanon after the country went dark for 24 hours.Lebanon's central ...

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