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Russian Nationalist Demushkin Granted Rally Permit By Moscow Government Moscow officials granted a demonstration permit to a Russian nationalist group headed by controversial figure Dmitry Demushkin, allowing it to hold a rally and march through the Russian capital on May 1, or May Day. The permit was granted despite … Read more on International Business Times

The Moscow Times: Putin acts to spur Russian farming to replace banned produce The Moscow Times: Putin acts to spur Russian farming to replace banned produce. Print version. April 22, 2015, 10:48 p.m. | Russia and former Soviet Union — by The Moscow Times. A woman looks at packages of buckwheat on the shelves of…

Russian Central Bank Says Ruble's Recovery Over For Now … Classifieds · Sustainability · About Us. Log In; Subscribe · Register. Moscow. MIN +4. MAX +8. Cloudy / 02:40 PM / Traffic. News · Business · Opinion · Culture · Multimedia · Jobs · Real Estate. USD ↑ 53.9728 2.452. EUR ↑ 57.5998 2.05. MICEX…

Russian Global Trade Plummets as Economic Crisis Deepens The figures came as the Russian economy buckles under a series of shocks. The price of oil, Russia's main export, has fallen 45 percent since highs of $ 115 per barrel last summer. Moscow and the West, at loggerheads over the Ukraine crisis, have … Read more…

Russian Inflation Falls for First Time Since Last Summer Russia's ban last August on some food imports from countries with sanctions against Moscow has also boosted inflation. Price rises are a particularly potent political issue in Russia, where many saw their life savings evaporate during the breakneck … Read more on The Moscow Times

Russian Journalist Reporting on Corruption Kidnapped in Dagestan Starodubtsev is the Moscow-based coordinator for a project that he founded last year called “My Derbent,” which runs pages on Russia's social networks VKontakte and Odnoklassniki to report on corruption in the city government, the report said. The … Read more on The Moscow Times

Russian Military Television Offers Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson a Job The Defense Ministry's Zvezda television station, eyeing an opportunity to jump on Clarkson's huge following in Russia, on Thursday published a letter sent to the presenter this week inviting him to Moscow to discuss launching a Russian car show. The … Read more on The…

Russian Businessman to Buy The Moscow Times – Report The Moscow Times and a minority stake in its sister publication Vedomosti are being sold to Demyan Kudryavtsev, former chief executive of major Russian publishing house Kommersant, news agency RBC reported citing an unidentified source. A source … Read more on The Moscow Times

Russian schoolboy filmed falling 100 feet to his death after accidentally … The 14-year-old, identified only by the name 'Maxim', was climbing along the top of a railway bridge in the capital Moscow while a friend of the same age filmed his dangerous stunt. After walking along the metal railing once, Maxim stops and walks…

The Moscow Times: Russian man finds socks filled with gold, gets jail term The Moscow Times: Russian man finds socks filled with gold, gets jail term. Print version. March 18, 2015, 1:53 p.m. | Russia and former Soviet Union — by The Moscow Times. A man in Russia's Far East found 18 ingots of gold…

The Moscow Times: Russian ruble steadies on foreign currency sales The Moscow Times: Russian ruble steadies on foreign currency sales. Print version. March 16, 2015, 2:05 p.m. | Russia and former Soviet Union — by The Moscow Times. A pedestrian walks past a board listing foreign currency rates against the Russian … Read more on…