MOSCOW, October 9. /TASS/. Former State Duma member Gennady Gudkov told TASS on Wednesday that he decided to resign as co-chairman of the Alliance of Greens and Social Democrats. I have decided to quit the party, he said, explaining that he took ... Itar Tass, 2 weeks ago
In a Russian parliament filled with yes-men, Dmitry Gudkov is Mr. Nyet. Since his election to the State Duma in 2011, the 34-year-old deputy has opposed many legislative initiatives of symbolic importance to the Kremlin.
By The St. Petersburg Times Published: October 8, 2014 (Issue # 1832) Gudkov sees himself as an accidental protester driven to the streets by the current political climate. Photo: Vitaly Ragulin / wikimedia commons The deputy has managed ...St. Petersburg Times Russia, 2 weeks ago Dmitry Gudkov: L'Enfаnt Terrible of the State Duma Moscow Times, 2 weeks ago Dmitry Gudkov, L'Enfаnt Terrible of the State Duma Moscow Times, 2 weeks ago THE MAVERICK DEPUTY OF THE STATE DUMA St. Petersburg Times Russia, 2 weeks ago
Soldiers taking a break during the hostage taking. Tatyana Karpova sits ona patched leather couch inher musty ninth-floor apartment insoutheastern Moscow, her wrinkled hands folded onher lap. Aworn rug hangs onthe wall above her head. Thedecor ...Moscow Times, 10 hours ago
Russia's State Duma has backed a bill with an overwhelming majority to restrict foreign ownership of mass media to 20%, in a blow to a number of the country's leading independent publications and freedom of speech. Only one deputy voted against the ...Business New Europe, 4 weeks ago
Atthe moment, Russia's fragmented opposition movement doesn't stand achance against theruling authorities, but with thepassage oftime andhis sights set onthe long-term, former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky may well succeed inrealizing his ...Moscow Times, 1 month ago
MOSCOW, September 21. /ITAR-TASS/. An opposition march, which the organizers call a Peace March, started from the Pushkinskaya Square in central Moscow to be ended in Academician Sakharov Avenue. The number of participants nears 5,000, the press ...Itar Tass, 1 month ago
Russia plans next week to discuss contingency measures to cut the country off from the global Internet in what the Kremlin called a necessary step to shield the nation from the U.S.-controlled worldwide Web. Russia's state security council will ...BusinessWeek, 1 month ago
Friday, Russian authorities have detained four people on Wednesday on suspicion of vandalism, following an incident where the spire of the iconic Over the course of the previous night, the suspects proceeded to paint the top half of the building's ...Wikinews, 2 months ago Moscow Detains 4 for Ukrainian Flag Painted Atop Stalin Building BusinessWeek, 2 months ago
From Moscow's Pre-Trial Detention Center No. 5, the only billionaire heading a Russian political party says he sees a link between President Vladimir Putin's actions in Ukraine and the 10-year sentence he faces. Gleb Fetisov, who sold about $1.4 ...BusinessWeek, 2 months ago
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