Moscow is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city limits, 17 million within the urban area and 20 million within the metropolitan area. Moscow is one of Russia's federal cities.
Wing Commander Anjali Singh has become the first female officer from any of the armed forces of India to be posted as a military diplomat in an Indian mission abroad.
The Afghan government on Saturday said that work on the US-Taliban peace deal will start after the presidential election scheduled for September 28.
A "smart vote" strategy devised by the leader of Russia's extra-parliamentary opposition, Alexey Navalny, to wrest power from the official United Russia party in the local polls has secured them 20 seats in Moscow's Legislative Assembly.
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's participation in the fifth Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) as the Chief Guest, Dharmendra Pradhan, the Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, held a string of official engagements here from August 29 to 30.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan met Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury P Trutnev here on Thursday and deliberated on enhancing cooperation in energy and metal sectors.
Russia on Wednesday reiterated that it recognises India's decision on Kashmir as an internal matter and that there should be no international interference in it.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who is currently on a two-day visit to Moscow, is scheduled to meet his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday to further advance bilateral cooperation and prepare grounds for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's upcoming visit to the country.
The Pentagon on Monday said it had tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 kilometres, the first such test since the United States pulled out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF).
The Russian Ambassador to UN, Gennady Gatilov, said that Moscow believes that regardless of "recent negative developments" over disarmament, it was open for dialogue with the US to maintain the world's strategic stability.
Seems like Quentin Tarantino has some bad news for fans as he recently made an announcement about his last film.