World faces worst humanitarian crisis since WWII
The United Nations needs $35 billion to respond to the greatest humanitarian crisis since the Second World War, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said in a statement to launch the 2021 Global …
UK claims Russian hackers tried to derail Tokyo Olympics
The UK Foreign Office claims that Russian intelligence services tried to organize cyber attacks in order to derail the Tokyo Olympics before it was postponed until 2021 due to the pandemic, the …
Russia to advance cooperation and dialogue at Human Rights Council session
The Russian delegation will work constructively on all tracks at the 45th session of the Human Rights Council that opens in Geneva on Monday, seeking cooperation and dialogue based on mutual respect …
Moscow Zoo announces birth of four Amur tiger cubs
Four Amur tiger cubs have been born at the center of reproduction of rare species set up by the Moscow Zoo near Volokolamsk (Moscow Region), the Moscow mayor’s office informed on its website on …
Some 14% of Muscovites develop antibodies to COVID-19
Screening tests in Moscow showed that 14% of those tested have developed antibodies to the coronavirus, Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin told Rossiya-24 TV channel.
"Screening tests that we are …
Over 235,000 coronavirus antibody tests carried out in Moscow
More than 235,000 antibody tests for the novel coronavirus have been conducted in Moscow, the city’s Healthcare Department said on its website.
"In total, more than 235,000 tests have been …
Russia’s unemployment to continue rising in May, June
The number of officially registered unemployed Russians has currently reached 1.6 million, while this number is expected to keep growing in May and June. Forecasts predict up to the 2.5 million …
First passenger train from Moscow arrives in Crimea’s Simferopol
The first double-decker passenger train from Moscow arrived in the Crimean city of Simferopol on Thursday morning, a TASS correspondent reported.
The train departed from Moscow’s Kazansky …
First passenger train from St. Petersburg arrives in Crimea’s Simferopol
The first passenger train from the Russian city of St. Petersburg, bound for the Crimean city of Sevastopol, has arrived in the peninsula's capital of Simferopol, making a 15-minute stop, a TASS …
Donetsk railway terminal resumes work after five-year interruption
The railway terminal in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk has resumed work after a five-year hiatus caused by massive shelling by the Ukrainian army in 2014, which damaged the largest …