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    Russia, officially the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country in Eastern Europe and North Asia. At 17,125,200 square kilometres, Russia is by a considerable margin the largest country in the world by area, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, and the ninth most populous, with about 146.79 million people as of 2019, including Crimea.

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    Russia deploys S-400 missile system in Arctic
    International

    Russia deploys S-400 missile system in Arctic

    Russia has deployed its S-400 missile system in the Arctic, the Russian Northern Fleet said on Monday.

    Moscow, New Delhi in talks over S-400 missiles' production in India: Russia's Rostec CEO
    International

    Moscow, New Delhi in talks over S-400 missiles' production in India: Russia's Rostec CEO

    Moscow is holding talks with New Delhi on starting the production of S-400 Air Defense Systems in India, said Sergey Chemezov, CEO of Russia's Rostec state corporation on Sunday.

    Catalan politician calls for improvement in Russia-EU ties
    International

    Catalan politician calls for improvement in Russia-EU ties

    Russia and the European Union (EU) should improve bilateral relations as it serves the interests of both the sides, said Catalan politician Carles Puigdemont.

    Taliban delegation meets Russian diplomat in Moscow
    International

    Taliban delegation meets Russian diplomat in Moscow

    A Taliban delegation held talks with Russian special envoy for Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov, in Moscow to discuss the recent developments on the Afghan peace process.

    Russia's special envoy to Afghstan meets Taliban
    International

    Russia's special envoy to Afghstan meets Taliban

    Russian President's special representative for Afghstan Zamir Kabulov on Friday met a delegation of the Taliban in Moscow and emphasised the need for resumption of peace talks between the militant group and the United States to end 18-year of war in Afghstan.

    Southgate to appear in Grylls' 'Mission Bear' on Sep 16
    Entertainment

    Southgate to appear in Grylls' 'Mission Bear' on Sep 16

    England football team manager Gareth Southgate will be seen in an episode of Mission Bear along with survivalist and adventurer Bear Grylls on Monday, a Discovery channel India statement said.

    Pak skips SCO military medicine meet in New Delhi
    National

    Pak skips SCO military medicine meet in New Delhi

    Pakistan has abstained itself from the SCO's Military Medicine Conference that kicked off here on Thursday even as it is participating along with India in a joint anti-terror drill that is at present underway in Russia.

    270 pacts worth 3.4 trillion rubles signed at EEF
    Business

    270 pacts worth 3.4 trillion rubles signed at EEF

    Altogether 270 agreements worth 3.4 trillion rubles were signed at the 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), which was held here from September 4 to 6 with the theme 'The Far East – Development Horizons'.

    Team can expect good challenge from Russia in FIH Olympic Qualifiers, says goalkeeper PR Sreejesh
    Hockey

    Team can expect good challenge from Russia in FIH Olympic Qualifiers, says goalkeeper PR Sreejesh

    As India's fixture in the FIH Olympic Qualifiers has been put to rest following the draw on Monday that announced Russia as their opponent, experienced goalkeeper PR Sreejesh said that Russia can definitely give a good challenge to the Indian team.

    CIA informant extracted from Russia confirmed Putin 'personally' ordered meddling in 2016 US election
    International

    CIA informant extracted from Russia confirmed Putin 'personally' ordered meddling in 2016 US election

    In a stunning revelation, an informant from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) who was extracted from Russia in 2017 had confirmed that President Vladimir Putin had "personally ordered and orchestrated" Moscow's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.

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