Politics


The defender of Maria Butina accused by the American authorities of espionage considers that partial recognition of fault by the Russian is connected with pressure put upon it. Such opinion in an interview for the NSN was expressed by the girl's lawyer Timur Marshani. The lawyer assumed that investigators offered Maria the transaction after discredit and presentation of "absolutely false charges"....


The State Duma approved the bill allowing free amateur fishing on water subjects to general use in the third reading transfers RIA Novosti. Thus, deputies decided to refuse delivery of personalized permissions for fishermen. The document also enters a concept of day norm of catch and limits fishing in the reservoirs transferred under a commodity aquaculture in national parks and reserves. Also a b...


The prime minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev allowed changes of the Russian Constitution for "development of these or those rights". In article "25 years of the Constitution: balance between freedom and responsibility", published on the website of the government, the prime minister noted that changes of the document should not affect the rights of the personality or undermine bases...


The president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that responsible for a situation in the Kerch Strait is Russia and specified that "it is war". The Ukrainian leader published on the page on Facebook an interview for the American TV channel, writes inforeactor.ru. – Mr. Putin, is act of aggression. Mr. Putin, is war. It is not a joke and not an incident, and not crisis, – Poroshenko told. According t...


The U.S. President Donald Trump put forward the ultimatum: suspension of operations of the government or 5 billion dollars on a wall. Trump made such statement during the meeting with democrats from the Congress, CNN writes. The president demanded the approval of the budget including 5 billion dollars which have to go for protection of America against influx of illegal migrants from Mexico. – If w...


The speaker of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said that before completion of an autumn session deputies plan to consider the bill on cancellation of national roaming, Interfax tells. It is supposed that after adoption of law of operators single tariffs for communication will oblige to establish, irrespective of the region where there is a subscriber. Earlier FAS initiated proceedings against op...


The former commander of Naval Forces of Britain admiral Alan West said that the current conflict between Russia and Ukraine is almost identical to events of the beginning of World War I. The military expressed such opinion in an interview for the British tabloid Daily Star. According to him, in both cases the policy of "balancing on the verge of war" was conducted. In spite of the fact that murder...


The source close to Donald Trump told about fears of the U.S. President connected with an impeachment. As writes CNN with reference to the interlocutor, Trump really is afraid of the fact that he can be made responsible if the majority in the lower house of the Congress is occupied by democrats. According to the source, the American leader does not exclude an impeachment. The person in an environm...


The American journalists said that the citizen of Russia Maria Butina detained in the USA on a charge of espionage is ready to admit partially the guilt in court session. As reports to ABC News with reference to the document, available editions, Butina and the party of charge came to the agreement. According to it, the girl confesses that worked in America on manual of the Russian authorities. In...


The president of France Emmanuel Macron announced an extraordinary economic situation in the country. Suitably he made the statement in televised address to citizens. – I actually announce today an extraordinary economic situation in the country, – quotes the head of state of RT. According to Macron, "deep reform" is necessary for France. In particular, he intends to lift economy and to support ed...


The president of Ukraine signed the law on the termination since April 1 of the 2019th validity about friendship with Russia. Poroshenko explained that this action should be considered as "reorientation to Europe", and in the Kremlin expressed a regret about it, having called the decision of Kiev "a destructive step". pic.twitter.com/JQW0sTf8fm — Petro Poroshenko (@poroshenko) on December 10, 2018...


Alexey Krupin is appointed the deputy governor of Kuzbass on investments, innovations and business, the press service of administration of the region reports. Information on new appointment is dated of December 10 of the current year. Alexey Krupin was born in 1966 in Sverdlovsk region. In 1989 he graduated from the Moscow institute of engineers of civil aviation majoring in "Technical operation o...


Some citizens of Ukraine detained in Russia will receive a monthly allowance. As writes RIA Novosti, the relevant decree was issued by the president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Now a number of citizens needs monthly payment at a rate of three living wages (about 200 dollars). In the document it is specified that the grant called in honor of the Hero of Ukraine Levko Lukyanenko will be paid to the...


Angela Merkel officially left a post of the head of CDU. She directed her 18 years. On December 7 in Hamburg the two-day congress of the Christian and Democratic Union at which Anella Merkel officially declared also the departure from the job of the head began. At parting Merkel received a special gift from the party which it directed 18 years – a conductor's baton. Kent of Nagano conducted this s...


Lithuania the first of the countries of the North Atlantic Alliance imposed sanctions against Russia because of the conflict in the Kerch Strait. – It is sometimes difficult to be the first when we impose sanctions. For example, we receive personal threats from Russia, in particular my ministers, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania received, – at the same time the president of Lithuania D...


United Russia enters the moral code for the members forbidding the offensive statements and actions violating the rights and freedoms of citizens TASS reports. The code will oblige functionaries to behave modestly and frostily, attentively and with respect treats people and their problems. Separately public charges are mentioned in the set of rules. The United Russia party member has to protect pu...


The constitutional court of Russia on Thursday decided that holding a referendum on border between Chechnya and Ingushetia is not required, TASS reports. On September 26 heads of Ingushetia and Chechnya concluded the agreement on border meaning exchange of territories. Residents of Ingushetia opposed the contract, in the republic protest actions took place. The constitutional court of Ingushetia n...


Deputies of the Ekaterinburg municipal duma supported the proposal of the mayor Alexander Vysokinsky to raise to it salary twice, URA.RU writes. Servants of the people organized an unplanned meeting on December 4. Salary increase of the mayor from 150 to 300 thousand rubles a month became a result of a meeting. Also increases in the income achieved the vice-mayor and several high-ranking officials...


The Ukrainian authorities announced eight employees of FSB participating during detention of seamen in the Kerch Strait in search. Information on search of the Russian security officers appeared on the page of the secretary of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Larisa Sargan, ForPost reports. She specified that the court made the decision on detention and the drive of a number of staff of FSB. Amon...


51.1 million rubles will allocate from the budget of Chechnya for cleaning of the residence belonging to the head of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov. Media paid attention to the application posted on the website of state procurements on November 27. According to the document, the authorities of the Chechen republic will allocate in 2019 more than 51 million rubles for care of the working residence whi...