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Russia Reports Pressure Drop in Space Station Service Module

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The head of Russia's Roscosmos space agency said on Saturday that pressure in a Russian service module on the International...
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Russia Opens Case Against WhatsApp for Violating Personal Data Law

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Friday launched administrative proceedings against Facebook's WhatsApp for what it said was a failure to localise data...
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Russian Inventions You Know

Today I want to talk about one of the extremely important and debatable topics about Russia – the achievements of its citizens in innovations that have changed the modern world. Image by Vlad Vasnetsov from Pixabay   Brain Drain  – Утечка мозгов On the one hand, Russia has long been known for its scientists (учёные), researchers (исследователи), and inventors (изобретатели). On the other hand, there is a sad fact called “intellectual (интеллектуальная) emigration (эмиграция)” or “brain drai...
Tags: Google, Europe, Usa, Science, France, China, Germany, Russia, Tetris, United States, Sergey Brin Сергей Брин, Linguistics, Moscow, Parachute, Thomas Edison, Soviet Union


Russian Retailer Magnit Eyes Expansion of New Ready-To-Eat Project

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Magnit, one of Russia's largest food retailers, said on Friday it had launched a range of ready-to-eat products at certain...
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Belarus Leader Would 'Not Hesitate' to Invite Russian Troops if Needed

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Belarus would not hesitate to invite Russian troops if needed, President Alexander Lukashenko said on Friday, although he said...
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Japanese diplomat Chiune Sugihara honored for granting visas to Jewish refugees in World War II

The life of Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who issued thousands of visas to save the lives of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany in World War II, was remembered and honored by representatives from Japanese and Jewish communities at a news conference Thursday, July 29. The commemoration came after the state of California designated by resolution July 29, 2021, “Sugihara Visas Day.” It was on this date in 1940 Sugihara began issuing visas, enabling 2,140 Jews to escape persecution, according to the r...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, California, Government, Germany, Sport, History, Soccer, United States, House, Poland, Moscow, Lithuania, Local News, Race Relations, Southern California


5 best places for guacamole in the San Fernando Valley

The Guinness World Record for the largest serving of guacamole was set in Tancitaro, Mexico, on April 6, 2018, when 350 locals gathered together at the town’s annual Avocado Festival to prepare 8,351 pounds of guac. Sadly, Guinness does not tell us how many avocados that represents, nor how many tons of chips were required to devour it all. But, we can assume, a lot. The Shindler World Record for the most avocado dishes served at a party was set about 20 years ago, when a friend puzzled over wha...
Tags: California, Mexico, Restaurants, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Moscow, Argentina, Madonna, Philadelphia, Tsa, Red Bull, Dining, Dooley Wilson


Russia's Nauka Space Module Experiences Problem After Docking With ISS - RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) informed mission control in Moscow on Thursday about a problem...
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Foreign Funds Now Own 81% of All Shares Listed on Moscow Exchange -Bourse

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Global foreign funds increased their holdings of Russian stocks to more than 80% of all shares trading on the Moscow Exchange in...
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Russia Fines Google for Violating Data Storage Law

A Moscow court has ordered Google to pay a fine of 3 million rubles, or roughly $41,000, for refusing to store the personal data of Russian users on servers in Russia.
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Russia Fines Google 3 Million Rbls for Violating Personal Data Law

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Thursday fined Google 3 million roubles ($41,017) for violating personal data legislation, Google's first fine for...
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Azerbaijan, Armenia Accuse Each Other of Ceasefire Violations

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Armenia and Azerbaijan accused each other on Thursday of flouting a Russian-backed ceasefire that both sides had accepted the...
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Armenia Wants Russian Army Outposts on Azerbaijan Border Amid Tensions

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Thursday proposed that Russian border forces be stationed along the length of...
Tags: Moscow, Azerbaijan, Reuters, Nikol Pashinyan, Armenia Wants Russian Army


Russia Touts Britain, France for Wider Nuclear Talks

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russia said on Thursday that it wanted Britain and France to be included in wider nuclear arms control talks with the United...
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Russia Says U.S. Wants China Included in Arms Control Talks - Ifax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Thursday that the United States wanted China to be included in wider...
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US and Russia hold 'substantive' strategic stability talks as Moscow raps Biden for comments

US and Russian officials had "professional and substantive talks" on strategic stability in Switzerland, the State Department said in a statement Wednesday.
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US and Russia hold strategic stability talks as Moscow raps Biden for comments

US and Russian officials had "professional and substantive talks" on strategic stability in Switzerland, the State Department said in a statement Wednesday.
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Russian Court Asked to Restrict Navalny Ally's Freedoms for Two Years

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian state prosecutors asked a court on Wednesday to find Lyubov Sobol, a close ally of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, guilty...
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Kremlin Says Biden Is Wrong to Say That Russia Only Has Nuclear Weapons and Oil

MOSCOW (Reuters) -The Kremlin said on Wednesday that U.S. President Joe Biden's assessment of Russia as only having nuclear weapons and oil was...
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Russia's Internet Giant Yandex Upgrades Outlook After Strong Q2

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russian internet giant Yandex on Wednesday reported a 34% rise in second-quarter adjusted net income compared with a year ago and...
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Russia's Yandex Says Q2 Adj. Net Income up 34% Y/y, Upgrades Revenue Outlook

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian internet giant Yandex on Wednesday reported a 34% rise in second-quarter adjusted net income compared with a year ago...
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Russia's S7 Airlines Plans to Order 24 A320 Neo Airbus Planes by 2024

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's S7 Airlines plans to order 24 new A320 Neo Airbus planes for its low-cost airline by 2024, Chairman of the airline's...
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Russia Says ISIS Fighters Moving Into Afghanistan From Several Countries -Ifax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters are moving into Afghanistan from Syria, Libya and several other countries, the Interfax news agency cited...
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Head of Russian Investigative News Outlet Says Police Are Searching His Home

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Roman Dobrokhotov, editor-in-chief of investigative media outlet The Insider, said on Wednesday that Russian police were...
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Ceasefire Called After Three Armenian Soldiers Killed in Clashes With Azerbaijan

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Armenia said on Wednesday that three of its soldiers had been killed in an exchange of gunfire with Azerbaijan and Interfax...
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Three Armenian Soldiers Killed in Clashes With Azerbaijan -Armenian Defence Ministry

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Three Armenian soldier were killed in an exchange of gunfire with Azerbaijan forces, Armenia's defence ministry said on...
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Talks for New US-Russia Arms Deal to Stir up Old Bugaboo

In their search for a new approach to arms control, Moscow and Washington are likely to soon encounter an old bugaboo: Russia’s demand that the U.S. stop resisting limits on its missile defenses.
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Russia's risky flybys may be attempts at 'baiting us into shooting first,' top US admiral says

A Russian fighter jet flies past the Dutch frigate HNLMS Eversten in the Black Sea, June 24, 2021. Dutch Defense Ministry Russian forces have had several close encounters with NATO militaries in the Black Sea. Those encounters come amid ongoing tensions following Moscow's 2014 seizure of Crimea. Those actions may be attempts to bait US and NATO forces, the top US admiral in Europe warned. See more stories on Insider's business page. Aggressive Russian maneuvers around US and NATO f...
Tags: Europe, Iraq, Russia, Africa, US, International, Trends, United States, Nato, Crimea, Moscow, Black Sea, US Navy, Baltic Sea, Ross, Nordic


Russia's new stealth fighter has the same big problem as its first stealth fighter

A prototype of Russia's prospective Checkmate fighter jet at the MAKS-2021 airshow, July 20, 2021. AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Russia has officially unveiled its new fighter jet at the MAKS-2021 air show in Moscow. The new jet appears oriented toward the foreign export market, reflecting an ongoing challenge for Russia's stealth program. See more stories on Insider's business page. Earlier this week, Russia officially unveiled amid much media attention its secret new figh...
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Old Bugaboo Complicates US-Russia Search for New Arms Deal

In their search for a new approach to arms control, Moscow and Washington are likely to soon encounter an old bugaboo: Russia’s demand that the U.S. stop resisting limits on its missile defenses.
Tags: Washington, Russia, US, Moscow