Browsing Tag

Russia

60 Russian Diplomats Expelled in US Over Spy Poisoning

Loading... The United States and its European allies are expelling dozens of Russian diplomats in a co-ordinated response to the poisoning of a former Russian spy in the UK. It is said to be the largest collective expulsion of Russian intelligence officers in history.…

26th March 2018

Vladimir Putin Wins Russian Presidential Election in A Landslide Victory

Loading... Loading... Russian President Vladimir Putin has won a landslide re-election victory for a fourth term of office after securing 73.9 percent of the votes. President Putin had been predicted to win the election, which he contested along with seven other candidates. However, opposition…

19th March 2018

Argentine Police Find $62m Worth of Cocaine in Russian Embassy

Loading... Loading... Police in Argentina have seized nearly 400 kilos of cocaine from the Russian embassy in Buenos Aires and arrested several members of a drug trafficking gang. Patricia Bullrich told a press conference that the drugs discovered in an annex of the embassy…

23rd February 2018

United States Indicts 13 Russians For interfering in The 2016 Presidential Election

Loading... The US special prosecutor investigating Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election on Friday indicted 13 Russians for allegedly running a secret campaign to tilt the vote, prompting claims of vindication from President Donald Trump. Loading... The indictment which includes the first charges…

17th February 2018

Court Lifts Ban On 28 Russian Athletes

Loading... Twenty eight Russian athletes could still take part in this month’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, after the Court of Arbitration for Sport today lifted life bans imposed on them for alleged doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Sport’s top court…

2nd February 2018

Russia 2018 World Cup – Lionel Messi Blasts Nigeria Super Eagles

Loading... Loading... Argentina captain, Lionel Messi has disclosed major problem of the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their group game in the 2018 World in Russia. Messi described the senior national team of Nigeria as inconsistent in terms of how they approach games.…

15th December 2017

Peru’s Captain Guerrero Banned From Russia 2018 World Cup Over Cocaine

Loading... Loading... Peru captain, Paolo Guerrero has been banned by Football governing body, FIFA for one-year after being found guilty of taking cocaine. According to Mail Online Sport, the 33-year-old South American striker, who plays for Brazilian giants Flamengo will miss 2018 World Cup…

9th December 2017

Nigeria Draw Argentina Again – Russia 2018 World Cup Full Group Stage Draw

Loading... Loading... World Cup groups in full Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco, Iran Group C: France, Australia, Peru, Denmark Group D: Argentina, Iceland, Croatia, Nigeria Group E: Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Serbia Group F: Germany, Sweden, Mexico,…

1st December 2017

Russia 2018 World Cup Seedings Confirmed, Nigeria in Pot 4

Loading... Loading... The seedings for the 2018 World Cup finals draw have been confirmed. Peru became the last country to qualify for the tournament in Russia next year after beating New Zealand. FIFA is using its World Ranking which was published last month to…

16th November 2017

Eriksen Hat-trick Sends Denmark To Russia 2018 World Cup

Loading... The Republic of Ireland failed to reach the World Cup as Christian Eriksen’s hat-trick gave Denmark an emphatic victory in the play-off to reach Russia 2018. After a goalless first leg, the hosts made the perfect start by scoring after just six minutes…

15th November 2017

Donald Trump – I Had Good Discussions With Putin At Apec Summit

Loading... US President Donald Trump said he had “good discussions” with Russian leader Vladimir Putin when they met briefly at an Asia-Pacific summit in Vietnam. On Twitter, he blasted “haters and fools”, who, he said, do not encourage good relations between the countries. Earlier…

12th November 2017