24.10.13 09:00 Politics
“The Russian Investigative Committee has changed the charge of piracy to the charge of hooliganism against the attackers on the Russian offshore oil drilling rig Prirazlomnaya,” spokesman for the Russian Investigative Committee Vladimir Markin told Itar-Tass on Wednesday.
24.10.13 08:57 Politics
The corresponding resolution was approved on Wednesday by the majority of votes of the MEPs at a plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
24.10.13 08:55 Politics
The prosecutor's office filed a suit following a probe into the publication of a book authored by Nazi Germany's propaganda minister and its presence on the counters of Moscow stores.
24.10.13 08:54 Politics
“Such provocative statements are another evidence of Latvia’s policy of falsifying World War II results and pushing ahead with a disgraceful idea of ‘reconciling’ veterans of anti-Hitler coalition and former Latvian legionnaires of Nazi Germany's Waffen SS,” said the diplomat.
24.10.13 08:52 Politics
Speaking at the victory ceremony, the actress called on everyone to open their hearts to all those who need help. The number of AIDS victims has been incessantly rising, but we still have no vaccine against it, the actress said. The horrible disease takes a heavy toll of 40 million people a year, the actress added.