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    Putin set for 4th term
    Mar19

    Putin set for 4th term

    Putin set for 4th term Presidential candidate President Vladimir Putin walks out of a voting booth after casting his vote at a polling station in Moscow yesterday. Photo: AFP Vladimir Putin won Russia’s presidential election yesterday with almost 74 percent of the vote, according to an official exit poll, with the opposition reporting...

    Putin overwhelmingly wins another 6 years as Russian leader
    Mar19

    Putin overwhelmingly wins another 6 years as Russian leader

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during a news conference after meeting with his staff at the campaign headquarters in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, March 18. (Sergei Chirikov/Pool photo via AP)Moscow (AP) — Vladimir Putin rolled to a crushing re-election victory Sunday for six more years as Russia’s president, and he told cheering...

    Putin cruises to landslide election win
    Mar19

    Putin cruises to landslide election win

    MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin cruised to victory in Russia’s presidential election on Sunday, giving him at least another six years in power as Moscow’s relations with the West become increasingly strained. Putin, who has ruled Russia for almost two decades, recorded his best ever election performance with more than 76 percent of the vote,...

    Cirque du Soleil aerialist falls to his death
    Mar19

    Cirque du Soleil aerialist falls to his death

    MIAMI: An aerialist fell to his death while performing in a Cirque du Soleil show in Tampa, Florida, the Montreal-based company said Sunday. Yann Arnaud was suspended by straps above the stage during a performance of its VOLTA show on Saturday night when he fell, according to a statement. He was rushed to a hospital but died of his injuries....

    Cirque du Soleil aerialist falls to his death
    Mar19

    Cirque du Soleil aerialist falls to his death

    Yann Arnaud was performing in a Cirque du Soleil show in Tampa, Florida, when he fell. (File pic) MIAMI: An aerialist fell to his death while performing in a Cirque du Soleil show in Tampa, Florida, the Montreal-based company said Sunday. Yann Arnaud was suspended by straps above the stage during a performance of its VOLTA show on Saturday night...

    Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russia
    Mar18

    Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russia

    Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018.—Reuters photoKEMEROVO: Russian President Vladimir Putin won a landslide re-election victory on Sunday, extending his rule over the world´s largest country for another six years at a time when his ties...

    Putin eyes fourth term
    Mar18

    Putin eyes fourth term

    MOSCOW: Russians voted Sunday in an election set to hand President Vladimir Putin a fourth Kremlin term, as the country is embroiled in a crisis with Britain and its allies over a spy poisoning. With the vast country stretching across 11 time zones, polls opened in the Russian far east at 2000 GMT on Saturday and will close in Kaliningrad, the...

    Russian voters share concerns in predictable poll
    Mar18

    Russian voters share concerns in predictable poll

    MOSCOW: From frustration with corruption and poverty to Moscow’s showdown with the West, Russians shared their concerns as they voted in Sunday’s presidential election that is set to extend President Vladimir Putin’s Kremlin term to 2024. “Of course I’m for Putin, he’s a leader,” said Olga Matyunina, a...

    Putin eyes 4th term in polls as opposition cries foul
    Mar18

    Putin eyes 4th term in polls as opposition cries foul

    Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. (Reuters pic) MOSCOW: Russians were voting Sunday in an election set to hand President Vladimir Putin a fourth Kremlin term but slammed by the opposition as a sham as tensions with Britain escalated...

    Russia votes to hand Vladimir Putin 4th presidential term
    Mar18

    Russia votes to hand Vladimir Putin 4th presidential term

    YEKATERINBURG, Russia: Vladimir Putin’s victory in Russia’s presidential election Sunday isn’t in doubt. The only real question is whether voters will turn out in big enough numbers to hand him a convincing mandate for his fourth term — and many Russians are facing intense pressure to do so. Casting his ballot in Moscow, Putin...

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