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2014/10/22 11:37
2014/10/22 11:37
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Spare a thought, then, for the presumably very rich buyer who goes for this haunting automaton of Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, as he signs the treaty that annexed Crimea. The item, a...
2014/10/22 11:37
2014/10/22 11:37
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2014/10/21 20:09
2014/10/21 20:09
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Putin brandishes an iPad at a youth group rally. (RIA Novosti/Reuters) The iPhone-toting hipsters hanging out in their trendy downtown Moscow office are just the high-profile part of the Kremlin's...
2014/10/21 19:42
2014/10/21 19:42
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As Sweden's navy goes on its sixth day of hunting a suspected Russian submarine, Swedish defense officials announced on Tuesday that they intend to force the mystery vessel, if found, to surface "with...
2014/10/21 17:42
2014/10/21 17:42
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Although information technology was once the darling of Russia's innovation sector, a sanctions-flecked economic slowdown is pushing manufacturing and biomedicine startups to the fore — and thankfully...
2014/10/21 17:38
2014/10/21 17:38
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Finally, a use for your old IBM PS2: fending off bears! A Siberian man was rummaging through a trash heap for non-ferrous metals on Saturday when he was rushed by a bear, The Moscow Times reports. To...
2014/10/21 17:09
2014/10/21 17:09
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German auction house Auction Team Breker plans to sell a mechanical figurine of the Russian president crafted by famous Swiss puppet maker Christian Bially. The 20-inch doll features Putin sitting at...
2014/10/21 15:43
2014/10/21 15:43
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Christophe de Margerie, the CEO of French oil major Total, was killed Monday evening after a snowplow collided with his private jet during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport. The Frenchman had...
2014/10/21 07:42
2014/10/21 07:42
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The famed Imperial Porcelain Factory celebrates its 270th anniversary this year and as part of the celebrations it has invited a group of journalists, including The Moscow Times' Kit Rees, to visit...
2014/10/17 19:42
2014/10/17 19:42
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As the Russian ruble plunges to repeated record lows and the Central Bank ramps up market interventions to defend it, few want to mention Aug. 17, 1998. On that day, amid budgetary chaos and...
2014/10/17 16:19
2014/10/17 16:19
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The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Healy, left, and the Russian-flagged tanker Renda sit off the coast of Nome, Alaska, on Jan. 14, 2012, after reaching the frozen Alaskan port with emergency fuel supplies....
2014/10/17 11:42
2014/10/17 11:42
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The Moscow metro on Friday announced an international tender worth more than 130 billion rubles ($3.2 billion) to supply 768 metro cars and service them under a 30-year contract, according to the...
2014/10/16 18:42
2014/10/16 18:42
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Influential business newspaper Vedomosti, one of the last Russian media outfits not yet under the sway of the Kremlin, is facing escalating political pressure amid a new media law that targets its...
2014/10/15 17:28
2014/10/15 17:28
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Russia's deputy prime minister Dmitry Rogozin has argued that Moscow has a right to get back Alaska from the United States 147 years after it sold "Russian America" to Washington. In a foreword to...
2014/10/15 08:42
2014/10/15 08:42
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President Vladimir Putin has signed into law a widely criticized bill limiting foreign ownership in Russian media assets to 20 percent, according to a document published on the government's legal...
2014/10/14 18:22
2014/10/14 18:22
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Russian party leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky wants to talk school lunches with first lady Michelle... Outspoken Russian party leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky, a regular critic of America, wants to talk...
2014/10/14 15:42
2014/10/14 15:42
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Baker & McKenzie partner Igor Makarov The State Duma this summer adopted a bill on penalties for concealing dual citizenship. Although the legislation does not appear to affect the legality of a...
2014/10/14 08:21
2014/10/14 08:21
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It's Mickey blue pants! Rourke shows off his trim boxer's legs in spandex trousers He had a body to be proud of during his days as a professional pugilist. And Mickey Rourke proved he still has his...
2014/10/13 14:42
2014/10/13 14:42
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Italian clothing retailer United Colors of Benetton defied a falling ruble, slowing growth and the specter of sanctions as it formally re-opened its flagship Moscow store and pledged to roll out about...
2014/10/13 03:05
2014/10/13 03:05
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America, of course, is renowned for the historical amnesia that permeates its public discourse. Thanks to the tireless efforts of our media, our educators and, above all, our elites, Americans enjoy a...
2014/10/11 19:18
2014/10/11 19:18
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After Western nations (including the U.S.) imposed sanctions against Russia over the violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty earlier this year, Russian authorities responded by clamping an embargo on...
2014/10/22 11:37
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