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Russian pilots land plane in cornfield, earn Kremlin praise

Russian pilots land plane in cornfield, earn Kremlin praise

Two Russian pilots safely landed an airliner carrying 233 people in a cornfield outside Moscow after striking a flock of birds, prompting the Kremlin to hail them as heroes who will receive top state awards.

Kremlin says Putin, Trump to speak 'briefly' in Paris

Kremlin says Putin, Trump to speak 'briefly' in Paris

Vladimir Putin will speak ‘briefly’ with Donald Trump when the two presidents meet in Paris this weekend for World War I centenary events, an advisor for the Russian leader said Wednesday.

Amir: 2022 World Cup Qatar a tournament for all Arabs

Amir: 2022 World Cup Qatar a tournament for all Arabs

Vladimir Putin welcomed His Highness the Amir and congratulated him for officially receiving the 2022 FIFA World Cup host's mantle.

Star-struck: FIFA forced to redo Russia World Cup ad

Star-struck: FIFA forced to redo Russia World Cup ad

World football's governing body FIFA admitted on Monday it will have to redo a fancy TV spot for the finals Russia will be hosting for the first time from June 14.

Kremlin says no preparations yet for possible Putin-Trump summit

Kremlin says no preparations yet for possible Putin-Trump summit

The Kremlin said on Monday no planning discussions had been held on a proposed summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump since the US leader proposed the meeting in a phone call on March 20.

Trump congratulates Putin, summit on cards

Trump congratulates Putin, summit on cards

US President Donald Trump congratulated Vladimir Putin Tuesday on his re-election, as the leaders raised the prospect of a summit in the near future ...

Putin says will not change constitution to cling to power

Putin says will not change constitution to cling to power

Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is expected to be reelected for a fourth term in an upcoming ballot, said Saturday he had no plans to change the constitution to stay in the Kremlin beyond 2024.

Russia to hold presidential election on March 18

Russia to hold presidential election on March 18

Independent candidates are officially required to collect 300,000 signatures of support before they are allowed on the ballot paper.

Putin, Trump agree to fighting IS in Syria, Kremlin says

Putin, Trump agree to fighting IS in Syria, Kremlin says

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump agreed a joint statement on Syria on Saturday that said they would continue joint efforts in fighting Islamic State until it is defeated ...

Kremlin dismisses accusations over journalist knife attack

Kremlin dismisses accusations over journalist knife attack

The Kremlin dismissed on Tuesday any criticism over the knife attack on a liberal radio journalist as work of a ‘madman’ amid accusations the state fomented an atmosphere of hatred towards dissenters.

Russian official threatens retaliation over US sanctions

Russian official threatens retaliation over US sanctions

A top Russian diplomat on Sunday lambasted the United States Congress for voting to sanction Russia, and warned of retaliation by Moscow.

Tillerson to visit Russia on April 11-12, says Moscow

Tillerson to visit Russia on April 11-12, says Moscow

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will make his first visit to Moscow next week, Russia's foreign ministry said on Wednesday, as the Kremlin looks to improve ties with Donald Trump's administration.