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Ex-CIA officer Ray McGovern: V-E Day celebration spoiled by Washington's support for Ukrainian revolution
The controversy over alleged Russian "aggression" in Ukraine is already raining on the Kremlin parade with which Russia will mark the 70th anniversary of the Allies' victory over Adolf Hitler and the Nazis on May 9. U.S. President Barack Obama set the tone by turning down the Kremlin's invitation to take part in the celebration, and allies in Western Europe have been equally uncouth in saying No.
(Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:00:00 +0300)

Strong price growth bankrupts Russians - expert
According to a recent forecast from the Russian Ministry for Economic Development, the poverty rate in Russia will grow by 1.4 percent in 2015 because of rising prices and reduced incomes of the population
(Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:29:00 +0300)

Russia successfully test-launches new ICBM Rubezh
On March 18, Russia conducted the fourth launch of state-of-the-art intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) SS-26 Rubezh
(Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:34:00 +0300)

Russia will not ask anyone's permission to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea
Chairman of the Defense Committee of the State Duma Vladimir Komoedov made a statement regarding Russia's right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea
(Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:11:00 +0300)

Nizhny Novgorod region to increase inbound tourism three times
Nizhny Novgorod region Governor Valery Shantsev paid a work visit to the Voskresensky district to assess the implementation of programs for the development of inbound tourism in the Nizhny Novgorod region
(Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:06:00 +0300)

Winners of 'Investment Project of the Year' awarded in Nizhny Novgorod region
On March 20, 2015, the Nizhny Novgorod region conducted a ceremony to award the winners of the annual regional competition "Investment Project of the Year 2014"
(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:47:00 +0300)

Meeting of Business Cooperation Council of Nizhny Novgorod region and Belarus Republic takes place
On March 19, 2015, in the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, a meeting of the Business Council of the Nizhny Novgorod Region of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus took place
(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:35:00 +0300)

Nizhny Novgorod governor praises construction of new passenger terminal at Strigino International Airport
On March 19, 2015, at the International airport of Strigino, Nizhny Novgorod Governor Valery Shantsev assessed the progress of construction works of a new passenger terminal. The terminal is to be launched in operation in December 2015
(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:03:00 +0300)

Russia must stop wiping spits from the West - expert
In response to Western black lists, Moscow is working on its own black list that includes as many as 200 foreign officials and policy-makers, as well as anti-Russian public figures
(Thu, 19 Mar 2015 19:11:00 +0300)

Can Russia be disconnected from Internet after North Korea?
Chairman of the US Congress Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Michael McCaul (Texas), was the first in the United States to have officially explained the shutdown of the Internet in North Korea with retaliatory measures
(Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:26:00 +0300)

Nizhny Novgorod region shows exemplary development of sports facilities
Nizhny Novgorod Governor Valery Shantsev and Russian bobsledder and journalist Irina Skvortsova discussed the development of sport in the region and issues related to the creation of accessible environment for disabled individuals
(Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:45:00 +0300)

Putin orders to set Northern Fleet on full combat readiness
Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered to set the Northern Fleet of the Russian Federation and separate units of the Western Military District and Airborne Troops on full combat readiness as part of a sudden inspection
(Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:03:00 +0300)

Industrial production in Nizhny Novgorod region to double by 2020
The volume of industrial production in the Nizhny Novgorod region should be doubled by 2020, Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev said at a meeting devoted to the results of the regional industry in 2014 and tasks for 2015
(Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:37:00 +0300)

Attendance of Nizhny Novgorod portal of public services grows by 20 percent
The average attendance of the Internet portal of state and municipal services of the Nizhny Novgorod Region has grown by 20 percent
(Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:56:00 +0300)

Putin: Situation in Ukraine remains tense
Vladimir Putin conducted a business meeting with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. The politicians discussed compliance with the Minsk 2 agreements that were reached on February 12
(Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:46:00 +0300)

Witnesses of Boris Nemtsov's assassination to solve his murder
Officials with the Russian Interior Ministry said that several individuals witnessed the murder of prominent politician Boris Nemtsov, who served as First Deputy Prime Minister during the 1990s
(Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:15:00 +0300)

Boris Nemtsov shot dead in the heart of Moscow
Boris Nemtsov, former governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region, former deputy prime minister and later an opposition leader, was killed in Moscow as he was walking on Moskvoretsky Bridge near the Kremlin and Red Square
(Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:45:00 +0300)

Nizhny Novgorod develops cooperation with Portugal
Nizhny Novgorod Governor Valery Shantsev stated that the visit of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Portugal Mario Godinho de Matúš to the region was a landmark event against the backdrop of the current economic conditions
(Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:33:00 +0300)

Nizhny Novgorod gets ready to host ITFORUM 2020/Consolidation
The Organizing Committee for the VIII International Forum of Information Technologies ITFORUM 2020/Consolidation gathered for its first meeting in the Nizhny Novgorod region
(Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:30:00 +0300)

CBS: Novaya Gazeta accused Russia of Ukraine incursion plans one year ago
CBS News, while monitoring Russian oppositions media outlets, could not but pay attention to the material published by the Novaya Gazeta newspaper
(Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:09:00 +0300)