Putin critic Navalny gets initial backing to run as president
Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny says he has gathered enough nominations to challenge Vladimir Putin in March's presidential election.
UK's Johnson tells Russian hosts to stop meddling in foreign elections
British foreign secretary Boris Johnson told his Russian counterpart there was "abundant evidence" of Moscow meddling in foreign elections, but said any Russian efforts to interfere in last year's Brexit referendum had fallen flat.
UK cyber agency warns over use of Russian software
Britain’s main cyber security agency is set to write to British government departments warning about the use of anti-virus software from Russian companies, it's the latest in a series of moves targeting Moscow-based security software maker Kaspersky Lab.
Russia holds low-key celebration of 1917 Revolution
One hundred years after Bolsheviks stormed the Winter Palace in St. Petersburg, Russian officials appear to be uncomfortable with the anniversary of events that changed the world.
First charges filed in special Russia-U.S. election probe –source
A federal grand jury approved the first charges in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. run for the White House, a source told Reuters.
Dog lover Putin gifted puppy for his birthday
Turkmenistan's leader gave Russian President Vladimir Putin a Turkmen shepherd dog on Wednesday as a belated birthday present.
Putin Says Trump Listens to Him on North Korea
Russian President Vladimir Putin discusses his relationship with U.S. President Donald Trump and their dialogue on North Korea.
Senator Warner blasts Twitter
U.S. Senator Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Intelligence Committee, said on Thursday he was deeply disappointed by the lack of information Twitter provided at a briefing for congressional investigators probing Russian interference in the U.S. election.