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    Trump praises Putin for holding back in US-Russia spy dispute
    Dec31

    Trump praises Putin for holding back in US-Russia spy dispute

    US President-elect Donald Trump in Palm Beach, Florida, US, on December 21, 2016. Photo: Reuters PALM BEACH / MOSCOW: US President-elect Donald Trump on Friday praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for refraining from retaliation in a dispute over spying and cyber attacks, in another sign that the Republican plans to patch up badly frayed...

    European cities ramp up security for New Year after Berlin attack
    Dec31

    European cities ramp up security for New Year after Berlin attack

    Armed French soldiers patrol at the Louvre Museum as emergency security measures continue ahead of New Year’s eve celebrations in and around the French capital, in Paris, France, on December 30, 2016. Photo: Reuters BERLIN/PARIS: European capitals tightened security on Friday ahead of New Year’s celebrations, erecting concrete...

    Putin says Russia won’t expel US diplomats in hacking flap
    Dec30

    Putin says Russia won’t expel US diplomats in hacking flap

    Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 17, 2016. Photo: AP MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin castigated the United States Friday for bringing sanctions and expelling Russian diplomats amid allegations of Russian meddling in the American presidential...

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’
    Dec30

    Ukraine hit by 6,500 hack attacks, sees Russian ‘cyberwar’

    File – A padlock is displayed at the Alert Logic booth during the 2016 Black Hat cyber-security conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, US, on August 3, 2016. Photo: Reuters KIEV: Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar...

    US releases detailed look at Russia’s election hacking
    Dec30

    US releases detailed look at Russia’s election hacking

    President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, on December 16, 2016. Photo: AP WASHINGTON: The US on Thursday released its most detailed report yet on Russia’s efforts to interfere in the US presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. The...

    US set to announce response to Russian election hacking: sources
    Dec29

    US set to announce response to Russian election hacking: sources

    US President Barack Obama (left) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 Summit at Lough Erne in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland on June 17, 2013. Photo: Reuters WASHINGTON: The Obama administration plans to announce on Thursday a series of retaliatory measures against Russia for hacking into US political institutions and...

    Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash
    Dec26

    Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash

    The Tu-154 plane with registration number RA-85572, foreground, at Chkalovsky military airport near Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Photo: AP SOCHI: Backed by ships, helicopters and drones, Russian rescue teams searched Sunday for victims after a Russian plane carrying 92 people to Syria crashed into the Black Sea shortly after...

    Trump’s nuclear remarks test bid to improve Russia ties
    Dec24

    Trump’s nuclear remarks test bid to improve Russia ties

    US President-elect Donald Trump in Palm Beach, Florida, US, on December 21, 2016. Photo: Reuters WEST PALM BEACH/MOSCOW: US President-elect Donald Trump upped the stakes on Friday in a back-and-forth exchange with President Vladimir Putin over nuclear weapons that tested the Republican’s promises to improve relations with Russia. Offering a...

    Kremlin says almost all dialogue with US is frozen: RIA
    Dec22

    Kremlin says almost all dialogue with US is frozen: RIA

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov speaks during a news briefing on the sidelines of the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russia, on May 19, 2016. Photo: Reuters The Kremlin said on Wednesday almost all communications channels between Russia and the United States have been frozen but the US State Department disputed the statement. Kremlin spokesman...

    Identity-based federalism: Decentralisation is a better option
    Dec21

    Identity-based federalism: Decentralisation is a better option

    Sharing sovereignty, providing autonomy to a complex, costly and inequality raising, national integration-threatening system of identity-based federalism is an unbearable risk for Nepal Identity-based politics is turning out to be a reality for South Asia. Nepal is at the juncture to accept it or leap forward to continue the famed existence of...

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