Funeral ceremony for Tu-154 crash victims held at military memorial cemetery near MoscowSociety & Culture January 16, 14:57
Russian combat engineers defuse over 20,000 munitions in AleppoMilitary & Defense January 16, 14:41
Kremlin: Russia is not going to groundlessly accuse other countries of cyberattacksRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 16, 14:30
Russian Helicopters sign first contract for civil products supply to PakistanBusiness & Economy January 16, 14:25
Montenegro accuses Russian national of inciting assassination plot against ex-premierWorld January 16, 13:48
IAC commission to join investigation of Bishkek air crashWorld January 16, 13:38
Kudrin says pension age should be raised starting from 2019 in RussiaBusiness & Economy January 16, 13:32
Flight recorder recovered at crash site of cargo Boeing-747 near Bishkek — sourceWorld January 16, 13:28
Kremlin agrees with Trump that NATO is 'vestige of past'Russian Politics & Diplomacy January 16, 13:16
KIEV, February 8. (Itar-Tass). Today the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, voted down a bill of the Criminal Code under which the former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko was sentenced to imprisonment. A total of 159 deputies of the Verkhovna Rada supported the bill out of the 226 minimum required.
Decriminalization of the article under which the former prime minister was convicted is demanded by the Ukrainian opposition and European parliamentarians.
On October 11 Kiev Pechersk district court sentenced ex-premier to seven years in prison on abuse of office charges for signing of gas contracts with Russia in January 2009.