Russian, Indian students creating friendship satelliteScience & Space August 16, 21:46
Zenit St. Petersburg loses 0:1 against FC Utrecht in first leg of Europa League play-offSport August 16, 21:34
Saakashvili plans to return to Ukraine on September 10World August 16, 21:23
Russian diplomat concerned over US and North Korean aggressive statementsRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 16, 20:32
Diplomat says US-made chemical weapons found in Syria prove West’s support for terroristsRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 16, 20:14
Russia’s St. Petersburg to host World Travel Awards in SeptemberSociety & Culture August 16, 19:37
Combat aircraft to make up over 50% in Russian state arms seller’s exportsMilitary & Defense August 16, 19:22
Poroshenko orders probe into reports about supplies of missile technologies to North KoreaWorld August 16, 19:08
Over 700 policemen to provide security at UEFA Europa League’s match in Russia's KrasnodarSport August 16, 19:02
MOSCOW, September 5 (Itar-Tass) - Police have questioned the head of campaign headquarters of a candidate who’s is planning to run for the office of the mayor of Moscow, a Moscow police source told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
He is being questioned on vandalism charges. The legal proceedings were initiated in connection with sticking campaign leaflets on monuments in the city center.
Photographs recently posted in social networks showed that leaflets urging people to vote for opposition blogger Alexey Navalny had been posted on a monument to Russian singer and poet Vladimir Vysotsky.
In the meantime, the head of Navalny’s campaign headquarters, Leonid Volkov, has denied any links to the incident.
“This is a clear provocation. We are not sticking any leaflets,” he said. He told Itar-Tass that that apparently someone wanted to discredit Navalny and his supporters