19 October 2019, Saturday | 09:16pm

Russia

Russian airline cancels Sukhoi Superjet order after fatal crash

MOSCOW: Russian regional carrier Yamal Airlines said on Monday it was cancelling its planned purchase of 10 Sukhoi Superjet 100s, the same type of aircraft involved in a fatal crash-landing the previous day, the TASS news agency reported.

N. Korea’s Kim heads to Russia to revive old friendship

PYONGYANG: On the neighbouring mound to Mansu hill, where giant statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il look out over North Korea’s capital, stands the Liberation Tower.

US halts F-35 equipment to Turkey, protests buy from Russia plan

A Lockheed Martin F-35 aircraft is seen at the ILA Air Show in Berlin, Germany April 25, 2018. — Reuters pic

14 confirmed dead in Russia high-rise blast

MOSCOW: Fourteen people are confirmed dead from the New Year’s Eve explosion at a high-rise in central Russia, local officials said Wednesday, as rescuers continued to pull bodies from the rubble.

Japan to buy more stealth jets, radar to counter China, Russia

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will accelerate spending on advanced stealth fighters, long-range missiles and other equipment over the next five years to support U.S.

From caviar to veal tongue, fans get true taste of Russia

File picture of a cup with caviar that is prepared for a competition, which requires contestants to consume 500 grammes of it in the fastest speed in Moscow.

Russia's World Cup destruction of Spain 'only the beginning', speaks Cherchesov

MOSCOW: Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov believes the World Cup hosts’ shock victory over title contenders Spain on penalites following a 1-1 draw in the last 16 on Sunday “is only the begi

Vladimir Putin vigorously wins 4th term as Russian President

Moscow (AP) – Final Russian election results show Vladimir Putin overwhelmingly won a fourth presidential term with 76.67 percent of the vote, his highest score ever.

UEM Sunrise readies to fly to Moscow, Russia

UEM Sunrise’s “Signature Selection : Road to Russia 2018” top three winners of the grand finale lucky draw with UEM Sunrise managing director/chief executive officer An