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The Moscow Times
Russian Justice Ministry to Ban Election Monitor GolosThe Justice Ministry has asked Moscow's Basmanny District Court to ban independ
Russian Justice Ministry to Ban Election Monitor Golos
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
The Justice Ministry has asked Moscow's Basmanny District Court to ban independent election monitor Golos, the Vedomosti business daily reported Thursday. According to the ruling, Golos failed to present the proper documentation requested by the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russians Spend More Than They Earn For First Time Since 1998The spending of Russians exceeded their income in 2015 for the first time in 18
Russians Spend More Than They Earn For First Time Since 1998
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
The spending of Russians exceeded their income in 2015 for the first time in 18 years, the Kommersant newspaper reported Wednesday, citing the Center of Macroeconomic Analysis and Short-term Forecasting. According to the Rosstat state statistics... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Five Links to Show The Full Range of Moscow's Metro Kiosk DestructionYevgeny Vakhtin, a patient in Russia's southern city of Belgorod, died from a b
Five Links to Show The Full Range of Moscow's Metro Kiosk Destruction
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Yevgeny Vakhtin, a patient in Russia's southern city of Belgorod, died from a blow to his Carotid artery during an assault by his doctor, an autopsy revealed last week, Izvestia newspaper reported Monday. About half an hour from the western... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow Office of TASS News Agency Searched by Investigative CommitteeThe Moscow office of the TASS state-run news agency was searched by the Investi
Moscow Office of TASS News Agency Searched by Investigative Committee
The Moscow Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Moscow office of the TASS state-run news agency was searched by the Investigative Committee on Friday, the agency reported. The search was not carried out in connection with the activities of the agency, TASS's spokesman Dmitry Pertsev said, the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Government to Introduce Tax on Sugar and Palm OilIn an effort to increase federal revenues, the Russian government is set to int
Russian Government to Introduce Tax on Sugar and Palm Oil
The Moscow Times / Posted 7 days ago
In an effort to increase federal revenues, the Russian government is set to introduce taxes on unhealthful products, the Vedomosti business daily reported Friday, citing a document from a meeting with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The list... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow Bank Connected to Chaika's Son Loses LicenseRussia's Central Bank has revoked the operating license of the Moscow-based Mil
Moscow Bank Connected to Chaika's Son Loses License
The Moscow Times / Posted 7 days ago
Russia's Central Bank has revoked the operating license of the Moscow-based Millenium bank due to a loss of capital, the regulator said in a statement on Friday. The statement also said Millenium bank � ranked 282nd in the Russian banking system in... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow Resident Allegedly Murders Creditors' RepresentativeA Moscow resident faces murder charges for shooting and killing a representativ
Moscow Resident Allegedly Murders Creditors' Representative
The Moscow Times / Posted 7 days ago
A Moscow resident faces murder charges for shooting and killing a representative of his creditors who had arrived at his apartment in the company of court bailiffs to take inventory of the man's possessions, the Investigative Committee said in a... Read more
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The Moscow Times
First Decline in Car Showrooms in Russia Since 2009The number of car showrooms in Russia shrunk to 4,159 in 2015, a decline of 7 p
First Decline in Car Showrooms in Russia Since 2009
The Moscow Times / Posted 9 days ago
The number of car showrooms in Russia shrunk to 4,159 in 2015, a decline of 7 percent compared to 2014, the Vedomosti daily newspaper reported Wednesday, citing data from Auto Business Review magazine. A decline has been registered for the first... Read more
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The Moscow Times
EU Ambassador to Russia Demands Reaction to Kadyrov's 'Murder Threats'The European Union's ambassador to Russia has demanded a response from Russian
EU Ambassador to Russia Demands Reaction to Kadyrov's 'Murder Threats'
The Moscow Times / Posted 10 days ago
The European Union's ambassador to Russia has demanded a response from Russian authorities to a video by Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov showing Russian opposition politicians in the crosshairs of a sniper rifle. The video posted on Instagram on... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Instagram Removes Kadyrov�s Video of Russian Opposition in the CrosshairsInstagram on Monday removed a video posted by the leader of Russia's republic o
Instagram Removes Kadyrov�s Video of Russian Opposition in the Crosshairs
The Moscow Times / Posted 10 days ago
Instagram on Monday removed a video posted by the leader of Russia's republic of Chechnya that showed Russian opposition leaders in the crosshairs of a sniper rifle. A spokesperson for the file-sharing website said Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov's... Read more
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The Washington Times
Putin asks for ‘Google tax’ on non-Russian Internet companiesGoogle, Apple and other U.S. tech companies could soon be cutting checks to the
Putin asks for ‘Google tax’ on non-Russian Internet companies
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
Google, Apple and other U.S. tech companies could soon be cutting checks to the Kremlin if they want to continue operating within Russia: President Vladimir Putin has asked the government to amend legislation to enable “more equal working conditions”... Read more
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Billboard
Russian State Intellectual Property Agency and Largest Music Publisher to Build a Free Copyright RegistryFirst Music Publishing and the Russian state intellectual property academy (RGI
Russian State Intellectual Property Agency and Largest Music Publisher to Build a Free Copyright Registry
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
First Music Publishing and the Russian state intellectual property academy (RGIIS) are creating the country’s first ever register of rights for music and other IP in a bid to improve transparency and legitimacy in the rights management... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Chechen Leader Ramzan Kadyrov Losing Popularity Among Russians - PollRamzan Kadyrov is losing support among ordinary Russians, a new poll published
Chechen Leader Ramzan Kadyrov Losing Popularity Among Russians - Poll
The Moscow Times / Posted 15 days ago
Ramzan Kadyrov is losing support among ordinary Russians, a new poll published Thursday showed, amid increasing concern that his aggressive response toward those who question his authority might spill outside Chechnya’s borders. Asked by the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
41% Drop in Russian Car Loans in 2015About 485,000 car loans were issued in Russia in 2015, 41 percent less than in
41% Drop in Russian Car Loans in 2015
The Moscow Times / Posted 16 days ago
About 485,000 car loans were issued in Russia in 2015, 41 percent less than in 2014, the Vedomosti newspaper reported Wednesday. However, the proportion of vehicles bought on credit grew by 1.9 percent to 37.1 percent of general sales, according to... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Three Years On, Moscow's Paid Parking Hasn't Paid OffMoscow authorities have invested more than 16 billion rubles ($201 million) int
Three Years On, Moscow's Paid Parking Hasn't Paid Off
The Moscow Times / Posted 18 days ago
Moscow authorities have invested more than 16 billion rubles ($201 million) into the city's paid parking system over the past three years, but have managed to collect only 5.8 billion rubles ($72.9 million) from car owners in this time, according to... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Navalny Launches New Lawsuit Against Russian Prosecutor GeneralRussian opposition leader and head of the Anti-Corruption Foundation Alexei Nav
Navalny Launches New Lawsuit Against Russian Prosecutor General
The Moscow Times / Posted 18 days ago
Russian opposition leader and head of the Anti-Corruption Foundation Alexei Navalny plans to file another lawsuit against Russia's Prosecutor General Yury Chaika, with opposition-leaning Novaya Gazeta newspaper acting as Chaika's "technical... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Rush for Moscow Exhibition Sparks Serov Jokes"Some of the boys called my son "Obama's little spy," says Jynks Burton. "But t
Rush for Moscow Exhibition Sparks Serov Jokes
The Moscow Times / Posted 18 days ago
"Some of the boys called my son "Obama's little spy," says Jynks Burton. "But they're at that age I suppose, always looking for something to tease other boys about …" If you're forking out thousands of rubles on hot drinks in coffee shops in order... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Celebs Back Chechen Leader Who Called Opposition �Traitors�Russian celebrities came out in support of Ramzan Kadyrov after the Chechen lea
Russian Celebs Back Chechen Leader Who Called Opposition �Traitors�
The Moscow Times / Posted 22 days ago
Russian celebrities came out in support of Ramzan Kadyrov after the Chechen leader labeled opponents of President Vladimir Putin “jackals” and “enemies of the people.” Meanwhile, a prominent opposition figure promised to publish a far-reaching... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Celebs Back Chechen Leader Who Called Opposition �Jackals�Russian celebrities came out in support of Ramzan Kadyrov after the Chechen lea
Russian Celebs Back Chechen Leader Who Called Opposition �Jackals�
The Moscow Times / Posted 22 days ago
Russian celebrities came out in support of Ramzan Kadyrov after the Chechen leader labeled opponents of President Vladimir Putin “jackals” and �enemies of the people.� Meanwhile, a prominent opposition figure promised to publish a far-reaching... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Navalny Loses Case to Senator Sablin, Ordered to Pay $5,000Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has lost a case against Senator Dmitry
Navalny Loses Case to Senator Sablin, Ordered to Pay $5,000
The Moscow Times / Posted 23 days ago
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has lost a case against Senator Dmitry Sablin, the Vedomosti newspaper reported Wednesday. Sablin and his wife Alla Nalcha sought 10 million rubles ($125,000) in moral damages from Navalny, but the court... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Putin's New Internet Adviser Reportedly Former Owner of Illegal Torrent WebsiteRussian President Vladimir Putin's newly appointed Internet adviser has links t
Putin's New Internet Adviser Reportedly Former Owner of Illegal Torrent Website
The Moscow Times / Posted 24 days ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin's newly appointed Internet adviser has links to an illegal torrent website, the business daily Vedomosti reported Monday. German Klimenko is the former owner of Torrnado.ru — a torrent website offering illegal... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow's Apartment Market Down 30 PercentThe market for previously-occupied housing in Moscow has dropped by almost 30 p
Moscow's Apartment Market Down 30 Percent
The Moscow Times / Posted 24 days ago
The market for previously-occupied housing in Moscow has dropped by almost 30 percent over the past year, the Vedomosti newspaper reported Tuesday. Last year, 113,769 apartments — excluding new builds � were sold in Moscow, down from 162,038 in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kremlin details aerial help for Syria in contract posted on websiteMOSCOW — When you are a major nuclear power and you want to make a secretive de
Kremlin details aerial help for Syria in contract posted on website
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
MOSCOW — When you are a major nuclear power and you want to make a secretive deployment to a faraway ally, what is the first thing you do? Draw up the terms, apparently, and sign a contract. That's what the Kremlin did with Syria in August,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Moscow stock exchange drops by 5%, ruble hitRelated search MOSCOW - The Moscow stock exchange dropped by 5% on Friday as R
Moscow stock exchange drops by 5%, ruble hit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
Related search MOSCOW - The Moscow stock exchange dropped by 5% on Friday as Russia's energy-dependent economy reels from low oil prices, while the country's currency hit a new low. The dollar-denominated RTS index dropped by 5.03%, while Russia's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Moscow stock exchange drops by 5 percent, ruble hitMOSCOW - The Moscow stock exchange dropped by five percent on Friday as Russia'
Moscow stock exchange drops by 5 percent, ruble hit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
MOSCOW - The Moscow stock exchange dropped by five percent on Friday as Russia's energy-dependent economy reels from low oil prices, while the country's currency hit a new low. The dollar-denominated RTS index dropped by 5.03 percent by 1140 GMT,... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Ministry Predicts More Recession, Lower Incomes and Less EmploymentNew falls in the oil price mean that Russia's economy will likely shrink again
Russian Ministry Predicts More Recession, Lower Incomes and Less Employment
The Moscow Times / Posted 28 days ago
New falls in the oil price mean that Russia's economy will likely shrink again in 2016, as incomes continue to fall and unemployment rises, according to a draft outlook prepared by the Economic Development Ministry. Officials had hoped for an end to... Read more
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The Moscow Times
World-Class Medical Complex for Moscow's SkolkovoAn international medical complex will be built in the Moscow region town of Sko
World-Class Medical Complex for Moscow's Skolkovo
The Moscow Times / Posted 29 days ago
An international medical complex will be built in the Moscow region town of Skolkovo within five to seven years, the Vedomosti newspaper reported Thursday, citing a city official. The Skolkovo Foundation, a state-funded scientific and technological... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow Court Refuses Navalny's Chaika LawsuitMoscow's Presnensky district court has declined to process Russian opposition l
Moscow Court Refuses Navalny's Chaika Lawsuit
The Moscow Times / Posted a month ago
Moscow's Presnensky district court has declined to process Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny's lawsuit against Prosecutor General Yury Chaika and the opposition-leaning Echo Moskvy radio station, the RBC news agency reported Tuesday, citing... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Russia's ruble slumps on first day of trading after holidayMOSCOW (AP) - The Russian ruble fell sharply on its first day of trading after
Russia's ruble slumps on first day of trading after holiday
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 1 months ago
MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian ruble fell sharply on its first day of trading after a ten-day holiday period, as a drop in the price of oil cast a shadow across the energy-exporting economy. The national currency dropped by nearly 2 percent half an hour... Read more
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