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World Chess Federation suspends Russian head for ethics breach

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov The World Chess Federation on Friday announced the suspension of its controversial Russian president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov over ethics breaches but he vowed to fight the decision. The world chess body (FIDE) said in a statement that its ethics commission had found Ilyumzhinov “guilty of the violation of the FIDE Code of Ethics” and […]

England dream of World Cup glory as Russian fans thank team

Russia’s defender Fyodor Kudryashov reacts to their loss during the Russia 2018 World Cup quarter-final football match between Russia and Croatia at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi on July 7, 2018.Croatia beat Russia 4-3 on penalties on Saturday to set up a World Cup semi-final against England after a dramatic match full of twists and […]

Russian MPs Ban US Media From Parliament

The Lower House of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in Moscow 2017. Photo: Mladen ANTONOV / AFP Russian lawmakers on Wednesday voted to ban US media labelled as “foreign agents” from accessing the lower house of parliament in response to the US Congress stripping state channel RT of its credentials. The move came […]

Russian Olympic chiefs confirm curler tested positive for meldonium

(FILES) In this file photo taken on February 14, 2018, Russia’s bronze medallist Aleksandr Krushelnitckii poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the curling mixed doubles at the Pyeongchang Medals Plaza during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the […]

Nigeria s environment conducive for business Saraki woos Russian investors

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has assured the Russian government that Nigeria is conducive for investors, especially in the oil, gas, agriculture, mining and power sectors of the economy. Saraki stated this Thursday during a meeting with the leadership of the Upper Chamber of the Russian Parliament u2013 Federation Council of the […]

America is Planning to Discredit the World Cup Top Russian Senator Raises Alarm

The World Cup According to a top Russian senator who spoke on Thursday, the United States plotting to “discredit” the 2018 World Cup his country is staging for the first time.u00a0 The Senator claims he has credible evidence to back his claims. According to Agence France Presse, AFP, The claim came as Russia prepares to […]

Mourinho accused of taking blood money for working for Russian channel

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused by a British MP of taking “blood money” in deciding to work as a World Cup pundit for Russian state-owned channel RT. Jose Mourinho RT risks losing its licence to broadcast in Britain if UK authorities conclude that Moscow was behind a nerve agent attack in Salisbury, […]

Russian Bobsledder Tests Positive For Banned Substance

Russia’s Aleksandra Rodionova and Russia’s Yulia Belomestnykh compete in the women’s bobsleigh heat 3 run during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Olympic Sliding Centre on February 21, 2018 in Pyeongchang.Mark Ralston / AFP Russian bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeyeva has tested positive for a banned substance at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Russia’s bobsleigh federation […]