World Cup host Russia gets into the spirit of soccer
The 2018 World Cup kicks off in a few months in Russia. Ahead of the star-studded staging of the draw for the tournament, DW's Emily Sherwin checked out the mood among Russian fans.
Putin says Russia won't prevent individual athletes from competing in Pyeongchang
Putin says Russia won't prevent individual athletes from competing in Pyeongchang.
Twitter closes Kremlin-Backed accounts
There is more evidence claiming to show Russia's attempt to influence last year's U.S. election. Twitter says a Kremlin-backed agency created dozens of accounts posing as local American outlets which then published fake news and gained more than half a million followers along the way.
Flynn pleads guilty to lying to FBI in Russia probe
Former U.S. National Security Adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty on Friday to lying to the FBI, in an escalation of an investigation into alleged ties to Russia that has cast a cloud over President Donald Trump's administration.
FIFA, Russia prepare for 2018 World Cup Final Draw
With 32 teams qualified for the 2018 World Cup, FIFA officials in Russia are preparing to assign each nation its position for the tournament's group stage with the Final Draw on Friday.
Russia puts fresh focus on early 20th century design
The centenary of the Bolshevik Revolution has reignited interest in early 20th century design and art in Russia.
Trump says he trusts Putin's denials of election meddling
U.S. President Donald Trump said he believed President Vladimir Putin when he denied accusations that Russia meddled in last year's U.S. election after the two met briefly at a summit in Vietnam on Saturday and agreed a statement on Syria.
Russia loses two 2014 Olympic medals after skiers found guilty of doping
Four cross-country skiers are banned for life after samples from Sochi winter Olympics are tested.
Russia 'discretely celebrates' October Revolution centenary
It's been 100 years since the October Revolution ushered in Russia's Communist era.