- 14:54 29/07/2013
Russians take pride in their history most of all, while the country's living standards remain a main cause of national embarrassment, according to a new survey by state-run pollster VTsIOM.
- 14:22 29/07/2013
Police are investigating after a masked assailant broke into a businessman’s home in south Russia and shot dead his two children and wounded his wife, the local Investigative Committee said in a statement on Monday.
- 13:45 29/07/2013
European law enforcement agency Europol will conduct an investigation into alleged football match fixing by Russian organized crime, it said Monday.
- 13:32 29/07/2013
A Russia photojournalist and three activists from the radical feminist movement Femen have been freed by a Kiev court after being detained Saturday following an attempt to stage one of the group’s trademark topless protests, city police said Monday.
- 12:14 29/07/2013
Croatian hockey team Medvescak Zagreb added to their stockpile of North American players Monday, signing former Columbus Blue Jackets center Andrew Murray, the KHL club said in an online statement.
- 11:02 29/07/2013
Police near Moscow are looking for a gunman suspected of killing a young man over a noisy party in his yard, Russian law enforcement officials said on Monday.
- 10:08 29/07/2013
Police arrested 31 people at a weekend football match between local rivals CSKA Moscow and Lokomotiv Moscow, a spokesperson for Russia’s Interior Ministry told RIA Novosti on Monday.
- 08:52 29/07/2013
Thousands of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi marched towards military facilities in the Egyptian capital Cairo despite a warning by the army, Western media said on Monday.
- 07:36 29/07/2013
Two Russian lawmakers requested prosecutors to launch a criminal case against a prominent Russian gay rights activist over his Twitter remarks, the Izvestia daily said on Monday.
- 06:48 29/07/2013
A bus swerved off a flyover and plunged into a ravine near the town of Avellino in southern Italy late on Sunday, over 30 people could be dead, Italian media reported on Monday.
- 05:39 29/07/2013
The driver of a Spanish train that crashed last week, killing at least 79 people, was charged with 79 counts of negligent homicide on Sunday evening, the El Pais newspaper reported.
- 02:57 29/07/2013
Japan has rejected Russia’s proposal to engage in joint projects in the disputed Kuril Islands, the Kyodo news agency said on Sunday citing diplomatic sources.
- 01:34 29/07/2013
Direct peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians will resume in Washington on Monday, after a pause of almost three years, the US Department of State said in a statement.1
- 00:05 29/07/2013
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