In an office building in Russia's northern city of Petrozavodsk, chance encounters between representatives of the mayor's office and the local legislature who share the building are avoided at all costs.
A month after the Electric Yerevan protests in Armenia, columnist Raffi Elliott considers what the future holds for the country.
In Kuala Lumpur where the results were announced, the vice chairman of Almaty's bid team took the defeat in his stride.
Russia's Central Bank cut its key interest rate by 0.5 percent to 11 percent on Friday, as expected, citing a cooling economy that it said outweighed inflation risks.
A Moscow resident has found a turtle in the Moscow River, in a case that zoologists link to a boom in the illegal turtle trade.
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