A Boeing 737 aircraft en route from Frankfurt to Moscow has laned at the Sheremetyevo airport in Moscow after a hydraulic system sensor showed a malfunction in the system.
VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) – The search for the sailor who went missing after the explosion on board the Russian Zaliv Amerika oil tanker continues, a spokesperson of the Nakhodka Port rescue unit said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia plans to launch into orbit a spherical glass satellite for measuring Earth’s gravity field by the end of December, documents revealed.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia will carry out observation flights in Germany’s, as well as Italy’s, airspace under the Treaty on Open Skies this week, the head of Russia's National Nuclear Risk Reduction Center, Sergei Ryzhkov, has announced.
TOKYO (Sputnik) – The Japanese government has awarded Russian cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev and Russia’s Special Presidential Envoy for International Cultural Cooperation Mikhail Shvydkoy the Order of the Rising Sun.
The driver told police that he was not in the car when the accident happened and was walking along the embankment.
Earlier on Saturday, a spokesperson of the port authority of the Russian city of Nakhodka, located on the country's Pacific coast, said that the blast, which claimed the lives of at least two people, took place on board the Zaliv Amerika oil tanker.
On Friday, a Yamal Airlines Sukhoi Superjet-100 passenger plane made a successful emergency landing in the Siberian city of Tyumen, Russia after one of its two engines failed.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Two people were killed and another person is missing as gas and air mixture exploded on board a tanker in Russia's Far Eastern Nakhodka Bay, the regional branch of the Investigative Committee said in a statement on Saturday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The so-called deal of the century on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict settlement that Washington says it is preparing is an example of how the international law is changed for rules that the United States finds convenient, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia has an interest in Iran joining the Russia-China-US format for Afghanistan talks, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday.
On Sunday President Trump announced that Baghdadi had been killed during the US-raid in Idlib. The number one terrorist was reportedly under the Pentagon's surveillance for quite some time before the conditions were ripe to eliminate him.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow is planning to invite parading groups from the Allies of World War II, including the United States, the United Kingdom, and France to the Victory Day parade in Moscow next year, Russian Deputy Defence Minister Andrey Kartapolov said on Friday.
Crewmembers of a Yamal Airlines Sukhoi Superjet-100 passenger plane en route from the Siberian city of Tyumen to Saint Petersburg felt that the aircraft was hit during takeoff and that the left engine appeared to have failed.
VOLGOGRAD (Sputnik) - The Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, has slammed Lithuanian news portal Ekspertai's claims that the Rossiya Segodnya news agency allegedly sponsors terrorism as a classic example of "hoax" and "bullying."
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow's Meshchansky District Court has refused to make film and theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov, accused of embezzling state funds, sign a recognizance not to leave again as part of relitigation of his case, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the courtroom on Friday.
The deployment of the new generation of the Gonets satellite system will begin in five years, Oleg Khimochko, first deputy general director of the Gonets company (Roscosmos' single operator for communication, broadcasting and relay systems), said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Armed Forces have spotted 20 foreign aircraft that were engaged in reconnaissance activities close to Russia's airspace during the past week, the military's official newspaper Krasnaya Zvezda reported on Friday.
Hardly had the issue of harvesting private data been resolved, when another controversy set in – this time over political ads that Facebook refused to axe, saying users have to decide for themselves.
The file specifically stresses the then 23-year-old KGB officer's achievements in sports, namely in martial arts, which Putin continues to practice to this day.