While the Russian engineering industry is famous for its armored vehicles, aircraft and rocket carriers, less is known about Russian-made locomotives and advanced rail equipment. In an interview with Sputnik, a representative of Transmashholding corporation, Artem Ledenev, discussed new trends and promising projects in this field.
German authorities have given a green light for an expedition to a group of treasure hunters who are convinced that the legendary Amber Room of the Russian Tsars that went missing after being looted by Nazi soldiers during World War II lies in one of the caves in the Hartenstein hills, near Dresden, The Daily Mail reported.
Italy, who have won the World Cup four times, will have to defeat Sweden in order to make it to next year's tournament in Russia. If they fail to qualify it would be the first time since 1958.
Other states are also researching ways to combat antibiotic resistance, but they have not been able to yield any positive results yet, according to a Russian scientist.
Former US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has referred to the alleged interference of Russian actors into the 2016 election that she lost to Donald Trump as a “cyber 9/11.”
US President Donald Trump has denied that there was any collusion between his campaign and Russian actors during the election, and has called for the Department of Justice (DoJ) investigation into these alleged ties to end.
After months of speculation and conflicting messages, ministers have announced the Russian Federation is to issue its own official cryptocurrency - the CryptoRuble. The landmark development makes Russia the very first government in the world to official pursue virtual tender.
It is hard to imagine the level of force that must be applied to stop the new Ratnik watch from ticking, as even a nuclear blast isn't enough.
The Russian city of Sochi will host over the next four days the annual Valdai Discussion Club. Internationally-renowned top experts and senior politicians will present points of view on the fast-paced and evolving challenges of the world' agenda.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that it is necessary to strive for a situation in which a rivalry between states does not develop into hostilities and war. He also commented on Russia's stance on the Paris climate accord.
The opening ceremony of the XIX World Youth and Students Festival at the Bolshoy Ice Dome is underway in Sochi.
According to a statement issued by Russia's National Anti-terrorism Committee, Russia's Federal Security Service has detained four people linked to Daesh, who are suspected of planning terrorist attacks in crowded places.
Russian President has addressed participants and guests of the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (IPU) in St. Petersburg.
The Russian finance minister assured the country's investors on Saturday that Russia had the instruments to a potential toughening of anti-Russian sanctions.
Russian gunsmiths have unveiled a souped-up version of the long-range SVLK-14 sniper rifle.
RT Editor-in-Chief Margarita Simonyan has unveiled a plan to launch a fully functioning TV channel in German next year, which would become the fourth broadcasting language after English, Arabic and Spanish.
Russia's VTB bank CEO has commented on the alleged participation in the construction of a Moscow Trump Tower which aimed to strengthen the then-presidential nominee's bid.
The Russian Foreign Ministry has said that Washington's decision not to issue entry visas to Russian military officials who were heading to the UN headquarters to take part in a briefing on the threats to strategic stability exacerbate bilateral ties.
According to the newly-appointed head of the Russian Academy of Sciences, sanctions imposed by the West against Russia hardly affected scientific cooperation between Russia and other countries as everyone generally understands that there was no need in imposing restrictions on scientific activities.
Moscow called the recent CNN report on Russia's alleged use of Pokemon Go to incite racial tensions in the US "dull," adding that African Americans could hardly shape their public stance by playing the game.
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