Gulf Times - Moscow
Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow underpass: police

Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow underpass: police

Five people were killed when a city bus ploughed into a pedestrian underpass in western Moscow on Monday, traffic police said.

'Dead, injured' as 9-storey building collapses in Russia

'Dead, injured' as 9-storey building collapses in Russia

Several people were killed and injured after a corner section of a nine-storey, Soviet-era residential building collapsed in the provincial city of Izhevsk, Russian authorities said Thursday.

UAE probing Emirates A380 'serious incident' in Moscow

UAE probing Emirates A380 'serious incident' in Moscow

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) said its air accident investigation unit is treating the September 10 episode as a "serious incident”, an internationally recognised category which means an accident "nearly occurred”.

Buildings evacuated in Moscow after bomb threats

Buildings evacuated in Moscow after bomb threats

Russian authorities evacuated people from dozens of buildings in Moscow on Wednesday after a flurry of anonymous phone calls asserting the locations had been mined, RIA news agency reported.

Moscow says US Venezuela sanctions aim to 'fuel tensions'

Moscow says US Venezuela sanctions aim to 'fuel tensions'

Moscow on Monday slammed new US sanctions on Venezuela, saying they were aimed at damaging the Latin American nation's economy and aggravating tensions.

US vacates Russian compounds targeted over sanctions

US vacates Russian compounds targeted over sanctions

The US on Tuesday cleared out of two diplomatic compounds around Moscow under the first stage of punitive measures imposed by Russia in retaliation for new sanctions being readied in Washington.

3 gang suspects shot dead trying to flee Moscow court

3 gang suspects shot dead trying to flee Moscow court

Russian law enforcement officers on Tuesday killed three suspects on trial over 17 gang murders after they seized guns from their guards and tried to flee a court in the Moscow region, officials said.

Qatar Airways to launch extra daily flight to Moscow

Qatar Airways to launch extra daily flight to Moscow

Qatar Airways has added extra flights to Moscow, bringing the total to 21 flights per week between Doha and the Russian capital.

Russia, after US meeting on diplomatic row, says ready to retaliate

Russia, after US meeting on diplomatic row, says ready to retaliate

Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday Moscow reserved the right to take retaliatory measures against the United States after a meeting in Washington ended without a deal on returning seized Russian diplomatic property.

Violent storm kills six people in Moscow

Violent storm kills six people in Moscow

A violent storm swept through Moscow on Monday, leaving six people dead and dozens injured as freak winds toppled hundreds of trees, officials said.

Thousands protest against Moscow housing resettlement

Thousands protest against Moscow housing resettlement

Thousands of Muscovites protested in the south-west of the Russian capital on Sunday against government plans to resettle millions of citizens from shoddy Soviet-era apartment blocks, but numbers had fallen.

Trump says White House leaks on Kushner 'fake news'

Trump says White House leaks on Kushner 'fake news'

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that many of the leaks from the White House were "fake news," following reports his son-in-law tried to set up a secret channel of communications with Moscow before Trump took office.