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Three people hurt in Moscow taxi incident to be discharged from hospital

Three people hurt in Moscow taxi incident to be discharged from hospital

Three people injured when a taxi drove into pedestrians in central Moscow on Saturday will be released from hospital in coming days, state news agency RIA cited a city health official as saying.

Moscow police say seven hurt as taxi ploughs into crowd

Moscow police say seven hurt as taxi ploughs into crowd

A taxi drove into a crowd of people in central Moscow on Saturday, injuring eight people including some Mexicans who are in the city for the soccer World Cup, Russian officials and an eyewitness said.

World Cup kicks off in Russia, Putin opens tournament

World Cup kicks off in Russia, Putin opens tournament

Russia is spending more than $13bn on hosting football's showpiece, the most important event in the country since the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympics.

Moroccans bitter over World Cup 2026 flop

Moroccans bitter over World Cup 2026 flop

The joint ticket of the United States, Canada and Mexico won 134 votes, compared to 65 for Morocco, at a FIFA Congress in Moscow.

Russian World Cup bear finally ready to roar

Russian World Cup bear finally ready to roar

Hosts Russia, and Saudi Arabia are the two lowest-ranked teams at the tournament by some distance and they are both in dire form.

Qatar Museums pearls exhibition at Moscow next month

Qatar Museums pearls exhibition at Moscow next month

A new edition of the critically acclaimed Pearls: Treasures from the Seas and the Rivers exhibition will be travelling to Moscow in July as part of Qatar-Russia 2018 Year of Culture, Qatar Museums (QM) has announced.

Thousands rally in Moscow to send Telegram support

Thousands rally in Moscow to send Telegram support

In an usually strong turnout, at least 8,000 people including top opposition leader Alexei Navalny turned up in the centre of the Russian capital, many holding placards and shooting paper airplanes.

Main Moscow airport misses World Cup runway deadline: report

Main Moscow airport misses World Cup runway deadline: report

Moscow's busiest airport will not receive a crucial new runway in time for the World Cup, a report said on Thursday, dealing a blow to President Vladimir Putin's prestige event.

Qatar Airways signs MoU to buy 25% stake in Moscow's Vnukovo Airport

Qatar Airways signs MoU to buy 25% stake in Moscow's Vnukovo Airport

Qatar Airways has entered into a MoU with Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, Russia’s third-largest airport, to potentially acquire up to 25% of the airport’s total shares.

UK-Russia standoff deepens as Moscow cuts UK diplomats

UK-Russia standoff deepens as Moscow cuts UK diplomats

Moscow has told Britain it must cut ‘just over 50’ more of its diplomatic and technical staff in Russia in a worsening standoff over the poisoning of a Russian former spy and his daughter in England ...

Emir arrives in Moscow

Emir arrives in Moscow

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani arrived Sunday in Moscow for a working visit to the Russian Federation.

Moscow rally commemorates slain opposition leader Nemtsov

Moscow rally commemorates slain opposition leader Nemtsov

Thousands marched through central Moscow on Sunday to commemorate murdered Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, calling for President Vladimir Putin to be ousted just three weeks before a presidential election.