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No end in sight to Trump's Russia drama

Added: 28.04.2017 11:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

The 100-day mark is traditionally a time for presidents to examine their accomplishments (or lack thereof), but nothing has placed a cloud over President Donald Trump's early presidency quite like the issue of Russian meddling into the election last year and the White House's relationship to Moscow.

Police raid office of Kremlin critic ahead of protests

Added: 28.04.2017 10:52 | 1 views | 0 comments

Russian police on Thursday searched the Moscow offices of a pro-democracy movement founded by Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky which is calling for big anti-government protests on Saturday, activists said.


Ruetemple suspends netted areas in suburban Moscow home

Added: 28.04.2017 8:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Russian architecture studio Ruetemple has renovated a family home in Moscow, creating an open living space using suspended nets for children to play in and bedrooms that overhang the central communal area. The architects focused on maintaining visibility and openness within the 160-square-metre home, allowing for natural light to fill the residence, while the parents can keep

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China welcomes U.S. saying it is open to talks on North Korea

Added: 27.04.2017 17:19 | 2 views | 0 comments

China on Thursday welcomed an apparently softer tone by the United States on the North Korean nuclear and missile crisis but stressed its opposition to a U.S. missile defence system being deployed in South Korea. Separately, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called on North Korea and other countries on Thursday to avoid behaviour or rhetoric that could increase tensions around Pyongyang's nuclear programme. Speaking at a news conference in Moscow after talks, the two leaders said they had agreed to cooperate closely to try to help defuse tensions around North Korea.

Sanctions short-circuit Russia's electricity plans for annexed Crimea

Added: 27.04.2017 7:57 | 0 views | 0 comments

Russia's $1.3 billion plan to build two new power plants in Crimea aimed to show that Moscow could complete high-tech projects on the annexed peninsula despite Western technology sanctions.


Private Trans-Siberian Railway Tour from Mongolia to Moscow

Added: 26.04.2017 21:05 | 1 views | 0 comments

From the Mongolian steppe and Siberian taiga to the Moscow Kremlin, this private train journey celebrates three distinctive cultures: the Mongolian Nomad, the Baikal Siberian, and the Modern Muscovite.

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Russia says U.S. missile strike on Syria was a threat to its forces

Added: 26.04.2017 14:51 | 1 views | 0 comments

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu complained on Wednesday that a U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier this month had posed a threat to Russian troops and was forcing Moscow to take extra measures to protect them.


Tencent to open cloud data centres in Korea, India

Added: 26.04.2017 9:43 | 2 views | 0 comments

Chinese internet giant launches a new data centre in Silicon Valley, with another four to open in Mumbai, Seoul, Frankfurt, and Moscow as it looks to expand its portfolio to include cloud and AI.


Tencent adding five data centers to target cloud users outside China

Added: 26.04.2017 7:10 | 1 views | 0 comments

Tencent Holdings has opened a data center in Silicon Valley on Tuesday, with four more planned outside China as part of its bid to grow its cloud business outside the country.
The proposed data centers in Frankfurt, Mumbai, Seoul and Moscow are targeted at Chinese companies looking to expand overseas and international companies expanding their businesses in China or other parts of the world, the Chinese internet giant said Tuesday. The centers are expected to go into operation this year.
Rival Alibaba has also set up data centers outside China to expand its cloud business outside the country.
The new investment aims to meet growing demand worldwide for the company's cloud services from online games and finance, video and other internet-related industries.


Michael Flynn may have broken the law, House Oversight leaders say

Added: 26.04.2017 5:36 | 2 views | 0 comments

The leaders of the House Oversight Committee said that Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser, possibly committed a felony by not disclosing payments from a trip to Moscow in 2015. Jeff Pegues has more.

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