Is Russia really now an international security provider? Despite Moscow’s success in Syria, such claims may be oversimplified
Russia is increasingly focused on Africa. The challenge for the continent is to ensure Africans benefit, and not fall victim to a geopolitical chess game
It begun with #MeToo, now Russian femenists are taking photos without makeup and deliberately showing off pre-conceived 'flaws' to challenge beauty stereotypes that women's rights activis...
To explore Russia's strategy of developing closer ties with countries to its east, the World Economic Forum spoke to Yaroslav Lisovolik, Programme Director at the Valdai Discussion Club
Children of Chernobyl are taking radiation holidays, but there aren't enough hosts for them. They suffer from health problems such as enlarged thyroids, cancer and respiratory illnesses.
Rising temperatures are causing the frozen ground that covers large parts of the Earth to break up, adding to the greenhouse gases in the atmosphere
A polar bear has managed to wander a great distance from its home in the Arctic into a Russian industrial city, starving and exhausted.
China's globalization plan "aims to create a new order in world politics and the world economy."
Strategic balance is the new normal in Asia's cross-border energy infrastructure, writes Miyeon Oh, as countries attempt to avoid direct conflict in an era of great competition for power.
These Russian cities built around single industries face huge economic and social problems.
The BRICS initiative is 10 years old and has silenced many critics who thought its members were too economically, politically and geographically diverse to work together. But as cracks be...
Legal changes in Russia mean victims of domestic abuse will no longer get the protection they need.
What a difference a year makes.
Research looks at networks of value-added trade in Germany, the US, China and Russia.
Amid the worst recession for two decades, here's a look at how the Russian economy is faring.