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Kremlin says Prime Minister Mishustin back to work

Kremlin says Prime Minister Mishustin back to work

Published 19/05/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin is back at work after being diagnosed with the new coronavirus, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. The [more…]

Russia reports 9,263 new coronavirus infections, total nears 300,000

Russia reports 9,263 new coronavirus infections, total nears 300,000

Published 19/05/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday that 9,263 new cases of the novel coronavirus had been reported in the last 24 hours, pushing its [more…]

Trump says he is surprised Attorney General Barr not looking at Obama in probe

Trump says he is surprised Attorney General Barr not looking at Obama in probe

Published 19/05/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was surprised that Attorney General William Barr opted not to look at former President [more…]

Overloaded ventilator fire kills five coronavirus patients in Russia: media

Overloaded ventilator fire kills five coronavirus patients in Russia: media

Published 12/05/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A fire apparently started by an overloaded ventilator killed five novel coronavirus patients in an intensive care unit in a Russian hospital [more…]

Russia reports 10,899 new coronavirus cases, surpasses UK tally

Russia reports 10,899 new coronavirus cases, surpasses UK tally

Published 12/05/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Tuesday reported 10,899 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the nationwide total past that [more…]

Russia drops plans for Putin mosaic in military church

Russia drops plans for Putin mosaic in military church

Published 01/05/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A grandiose mosaic depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and other high-ranking officials will not be put on display in a new military [more…]

Northwest China sees return of coronavirus cases

Northwest China sees return of coronavirus cases

Published 21/04/2020

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A northwestern province on the frontline of China’s coronavirus battle reported on Tuesday its first cases in nearly three weeks, all involving [more…]

Analyst View: After U.S. oil futures crash, what next?

Analyst View: After U.S. oil futures crash, what next?

Published 21/04/2020

(Reuters) - A historic rout in oil markets sent U.S. crude prices plummeting to as much as minus $40 a barrel as traders rushed to [more…]

With just a canary for company, Russian artist self-isolates in gallery

With just a canary for company, Russian artist self-isolates in gallery

Published 20/04/2020

ZHELEZNOVODSK, Russia (Reuters) - When an art gallery in southern Russia closed its doors to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, one artist asked [more…]

Coronavirus forces detour for homecoming astronauts

Coronavirus forces detour for homecoming astronauts

Published 17/04/2020

ALMATY (Reuters) - NASA astronauts Andrew Morgan and Jessica Meir will take an unusual - and more exhausting - route home after safely landing in [more…]