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Macron, Merkel discussed potential Sputnik V vaccine cooperation with Putin – Times of India

PARIS/MOSCOW: French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed possible cooperation on vaccines with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a joint video conference on Tuesday, Macron’s office and the Kremlin said. The Kremlin said in a statement that the trio had discussed the outlook for Russia’s flagship Sputnik V vaccine being registered across […]

US says Russia poisoned Navalny, imposes sanctions – Times of India

WASHINGTON: The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on seven senior Russians as it said its intelligence concluded that Moscow was behind the poisoning of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny. In action coordinated with the EU, the United States renewed demands that Russia free Navalny, who was arrested in January upon his return to Moscow […]

China censors the internet. So why doesn’t Russia? – Times of India

MOSCOW : Margarita Simonyan, editor-in-chief of the Kremlin-controlled RT television network, recently called on the government to block access to Western social media. She wrote: “Foreign platforms in Russia must be shut down.” Her choice of social network for sending that message: Twitter. While the Kremlin fears an open internet shaped by American companies, it […]

Russian President Vladimir Putin extends Christmas, New Year’s greetings to President Kovind, PM Modi | India News – Times of India

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday extended his greetings on Christmas and the New Year 2021 to President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his greetings to President Kovind and Prime Minister Modi, Putin noted that Russia and India were connected by relations of privileged strategic partnership, which, despite this year’s […]