An official who declared this week that Russia was no longer interested in purchasing two French-built Mistral-class warships has been chastised by a top official for speaking out of turn, the Kommersant newspaper reported Wednesday.
A video of a waitress beating off a customer with a menu after he pinched her bottom has gone viral, with the incident widely reported to have taken place in Russia.
Those who haven't managed to escape the city for the dacha can take a break from the long hot summer days at one of the Russian capital's beaches or pools.
Kazakhstan has struck down a controversial law that would have outlawed "propaganda" of homosexuality to minors, amid signs the legislation was damaging the country's bid to host the Winter Olympics.
Swiss police arrested some of the most powerful figures in global soccer on Wednesday, announcing a criminal investigation into the awarding of the 2018 World Cup in Russia and 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
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