Pravda Russian News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 13:52:00 +0300Who is the richest and who is the poorest in Russia’s new government?
Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Trutnev, Minister for Industry and Trade Denis Manturov and the head of the Ministry for Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev are the wealthiest members of the new government chaired by the new Prime Minister. The informat...Mon, 20 Jan 2020 12:19:00 +0300Russians to decide the fate of their Constitution on Cosmonautics Day
The national vote on constitutional amendments may take place in Russia on Sunday, April 12. The date has not been set, but April 12 is considered to be the most likely date for the vote, which is currently discussed in the Kremlin.Reportedly, the ...Fri, 17 Jan 2020 15:48:00 +0300Dmitry Medvedev says his resignation heralds major changes in Russia
Former Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev does not see the resignation of his government as something special. According to him, such changes are natural for any country.In addition, Medvedev noted that a change of the government heralds other ...Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:50:00 +0300Putin takes measures to rule Russia after he retires
Draft laws on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, which Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed during his 16th Address to the Federal Assembly are likely to be submitted to the State Duma in February-March 2020.The nationwide...Tue, 14 Jan 2020 12:21:00 +0300Russia gives birth to two more dollar billionaires
Forbes magazine has included two new names on the list of Russian billionaires. They are Ratmir Timashev and Andrey Baronov - the founders of Veeam Software IT company. The magazine evaluated the fortune of each of company founders at $1.2 billion do...Mon, 13 Jan 2020 19:13:00 +0300Putin back-pedals on Russian mercenaries in Libya
Russian President Vladimir Putin personally commented on the participation of Russian mercenaries in hostilities in Libya. While answering a question at a press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel following their talks in Moscow, Putin st...Mon, 25 Nov 2019 19:59:00 +0300Russia to keep counter-sanctions against the West for good
Russia will not be the first to abolish restrictive measures that were imposed in response to the sanctions against Moscow's current policy, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a news conference following his talks with Finnish Prime Minis...Mon, 14 Oct 2019 15:34:00 +0300Putin gives Saudi King bird of prey
Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Saudi Arabia. Putin brought a special present to King Salman bin Abdel Aziz - an Arctic falcon that can be found in Kamchatka, in the Far East of Russia.
The bird's name is Alpha. This is a Red Book bird sp...Thu, 03 Oct 2019 15:44:00 +0300Russia to give record-high loans to Turkey, India and Iran
Russia will give a record volume of loans to foreign countries, the Izvestia newspaper reports with reference to materials for the draft budget for 2020-2022.In three years, governments and organizations from other countries will receive more than a ...Thu, 03 Oct 2019 15:32:00 +0300Putin fires five generals and chief of Federal Penitentiary Service
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree to dismiss five generals. The document was published on the official website of legal information.According to the document, Major General Andrei Vinogradov was dismissed from the post of the head of t...Mon, 30 Sep 2019 12:03:00 +0300All forest fires in Russia have been extinguished
Not a single forest fire has been recorded in Russia as of September 30, representatives of the Federal Forestry Agency (Avialesohrana) said. Over the past 24 hours, firefighters eliminated seven forest fires on the area of 94 hectares. As many as 10...Fri, 27 Sep 2019 18:50:00 +0300Smoking on balconies is now regarded as criminal offence in Russia
Dmitry Peskov, the official spokesman for President Putin, commented on the introduction of new fire safety relations, which include a ban on smoking on balconies. The new regulations are to come into force from October 1, 2019. "The Kremlin shares a...Tue, 24 Sep 2019 14:44:00 +0300USA triggers another diplomatic scandal with Russia
Dmitry Peskov, an official spokesman for Russian President Putin, said that the situation, in which the USA refused to issue visas to members of the Russian delegation for their participation at the meeting of the UN General Assembly in New York was ...Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:47:00 +0300Russia admits nuclear war is possible
The state of affairs in the field of strategic stability in the world continues to deteriorate. There is a potential risk for a nuclear war to break out, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov said.
According to Ryabkov, the risk...Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0300Putin: Russia and Ukraine will hold large-scale exchange of prisoners
The talks between Russia and Ukraine about the mutual exchange of captivated individuals are entering the final stage, said Russian President Vladimir Putin."Based on considerations of humanity, we are approaching the finalization of the negotiations...Wed, 04 Sep 2019 14:47:00 +0300Russia to sell arms to India totalling $14.5 billion
India signed a contract with Russia for the supply of arms and military equipment. The contract is evaluated at $14.5 billion, Dmitry Shugaev, the head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation said. Russia and India currently continu...Wed, 28 Aug 2019 14:54:00 +0300Putin is not going to Beslan
Russian President Vladimir Putin does not plan to visit Beslan on the anniversary of the terrorist attack on School No. 1, Kremlin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. On September 3, Russia marks the Day of Solidarity in the fight agai...Mon, 26 Aug 2019 15:46:00 +0300Russia ready to build another super bridge
A bridge across the Volga River in the Samara region bypassing the city of Togliatti, will cost Russia 120.8 billion rubles, an updated version of the construction agreement says.The bridge will be the first project of the international transport cor...Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:24:00 +0300USA's only goal was to cast INF Treaty aside - Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin made an important statement after the meeting with members of Russia's Security Council. The meeting was dedicated to USA's recent missile tests. According to Putin, having exited the INF Treaty, the United States "ha...Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:54:00 +0300Kremlin will not meddle in USA's Greenland affair
Dmitry Peskov, an official spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin, said that the intention of the US administration to purchase Denmark's Greenland was an episode of "international shopping."According to Peskov, Russia will not intervene in t...