Posts Tagged ‘Russia’

Russian Airbus makes emergency landing in corn field

by AFP/ pic by AFP
MOSCOW – A Russian Airbus with more than 230 people on board was forced to make an emergency landing in a corn field outside ...

Russia calls for politics-free, impartial probe into MH17

By RAHIMI YUNUS / pic by AFP
RUSSIA is calling for an objective, politics-free and unprejudiced investigation of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 ...

Sanctions never work


pic by AFP TRADE wars do not work, and you don’t have to consider each and every economic sanction a catastrophe, forever murdering your business. In ...

Trump hails ‘very, very good relationship’ in talks with Putin

by AFP/ pic by AFP
US President Donald Trump on Friday hailed his “very, very good relationship” with Russia’s President Vladimir ...

PM: We want proof Russia took down MH17

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN & DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By BERNAMA
MALAYSIA wants clear proof that Russia is behind the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines ...

MH17: from plane crash to murder charges

By AFP
International investigators on Wednesday charged four people with murder over the 2014 shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines flight over war-torn ...

Corruption dogs Russian space sector

Massive corruption scandals at state space agency Roscosmos eclipse its plans to launch new rockets and lunar stations
MOSCOW • With millions of ...

Fatal plane crash casts shadow over Russia’s aerospace ambitions

By BLOOMBERG
MOSCOW • Russia’s aerospace ambitions took a hit when a domestically produced plane operated by national aircraft carrier Aeroflot PJSC ...

Kim asks Putin to play go-between as Trump talks stall

Hosting Kim gives Russia a chance to remain a player in a security dispute shaped mainly by the US and China
SEOUL • Kim Jong-un sought Vladimir ...

Kim is seeking Putin’s help

TOKYO • Kim Jong-un (picture) rumbled into Vladivostok yesterday aboard his armoured train, looking for a friend to help him through a rough patch with US ...

Malaysia wants to improve existing rail services, network

It is not worthwhile to have an HSR for short journeys, says PM
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by BERNAMA Malaysia’s high-speed rail (HSR) ambition may take ...

Crimea looking just like Singapore

Now, in just 5 years, the country’s GDP doubled and is in the comfortable middle, on the 40th place among the 80 regions
By DMITRY KOSYREV / Pic By ...