Far Eastern vote marred by ballot-stuffing and other violations, elections chief says.
Russia is cracking down on minority languages – but a resistance movement is growing.
A new book explores how conspiracy thinking migrated from the margins of Russia’s public sphere to the very core of the country’s political discourse. From openDemocracy.
Moscow and Kyiv trade accusations of blame for assassination of Donetsk separatist chief.
Kyiv plans to respond by strengthening naval and other forces in the Azov Sea.
Pension reform needed, but women should be shielded from its harshest effects, Russian leader says.
Russia’s renowned arms manufacturer takes a bold step into the consumer market.
Islamic State says it was behind yesterday’s wave of violence in the Russian republic.
A minuscule village on the Volga will not after all stage Russia’s first officially-approved gay parade.
“Jokes on the internet are not extremism,” says Russian human rights council chairman.
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