Pyotr Ilyichev becomes acting Permanent Representative to UN after Vitaly Churkin’s deathRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 24, 8:25
IAAF approves application of three Russians to compete as neutral athletesSport February 24, 1:43
US lawmakers present no evidence of Russia’s interference in US election - Russian MPRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:42
Russia to continue strengthen its Armed Forces - PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:37
4,000 Russian nationals fight among militants in Syria - PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:31
Opposition’s demand of Assad’s immediate resignation absurd - Russian envoy to GenevaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 16:34
Moscow celebrates Defender of the Fatherland DaySociety & Culture February 23, 16:19
ISS astronauts capture Dragon with manipulatorScience & Space February 23, 14:36
Vitaly Churkin’s body delivered to RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 12:30
MOSCOW, June 8. /TASS/. The first parliamentary forum of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) is opening in Moscow on Monday.
It will gather over 100 participants - heads and members of BRICS top legislative bodies, who may start the establishment of the BRICS Parliamentary Assembly.
The forum’s plenary meeting will consist of two sessions and will be led by speakers of the upper and lower houses of parliament - the Federation Council and the State Duma - Valentina Matviyenko and Sergey Naryshkin.