Money / Russian business leaders fight Skype Russian business leaders fight Skype

23 Jul, 05:28 PM 101 comments

The growth of the Internet telephone service has not gone unnoticed by the business community. Russia's most powerful business organization would like to see Russia become the world's first country to regulate that market.

Politics / US vice president meets Georgian opposition leaders US vice president meets Georgian opposition leaders

23 Jul, 04:25 PM 93 comments

US Vice President Joe Biden has met with the president of the former Soviet republic of Georgia, as well as with Georgian opposition leaders.

Russia in the World / Russian teacher charged with robbing Microsoft gets full acquittal and compensation Russian teacher charged with robbing Microsoft gets full acquittal and compensation

23 Jul, 03:56 PM 95 comments

The rural Russian teacher charged with violating intellectual property rights after he used classroom computers with pirated software has been fully acquitted and will receive a compensation of legal costs and probably moral damages.

Politics / United Russia Party to members: win or pay United Russia Party to members: win or pay

23 Jul, 03:31 PM 94 comments

The United Russia Party, the largest in the country, has big plans for the regional elections coming up in October. And woe unto those who fail to live up to them.

Society / Former police general pleads guilty to Ukrainian reporter's killing Former police general pleads guilty to Ukrainian reporter's killing

23 Jul, 02:06 PM 92 comments

A former general in the Ukrainian Interior Ministry's surveillance department has pleaded guilty to the murder of anti-governmental reporter Georgy Gongadze, murdered in 2000.

Politics / Russia to take measures against Georgia re-arming Russia to take measures against Georgia re-arming

23 Jul, 12:53 PM 104 comments

Russia will take "concrete measures" to prevent Georgia from re-arming after its war with Moscow last year, ITAR-TASS news agency quoted Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin as saying on Thursday.

Sports / Britain’s Haye to fight Valuev instead of Klitschko Britain’s Haye to fight Valuev instead of Klitschko

23 Jul, 12:05 PM 107 comments

Britain's former world cruiserweight champion David Haye will take on Russia's WBA heavyweight champion Nikolai Valuev on 7 November.



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