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, 1 week 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 week 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 week 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 week 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, 1 month ago Moscow Detains 4 for Ukrainian Flag Painted Atop Stalin Building BusinessWeek, 1 month 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, 1 month ago
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