Polar Bears

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Alaskan Polar Bears Migrate To Russia Due To Climate Change

Global warming is one of the most important factors which affects animal population and habitats. Similarly, in Alaska, since temperatures have risen, polar bears have been forced to move to Russia's Wrangel Island. About 40 percent of the polar bear population in Alaska has dropped between 2001 to 2010. Annual Alaska's temperature has risen to 4.8° Celsius in the last 50 years.

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 10:20 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Climate Change, Polar bears, Russia, Alaska, global warming

Courtesy: The Indian Express

US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin

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Joe Biden Told Putin Several Times Nuclear War Can't Be Started: Yuri Ushakov

US President Joe Biden stressed several times in a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin that nuclear war cannot be started and it can't be won, said Russian diplomat Yuri Ushakov. In a 50-minute phone call, they discussed all the key topics and agreed to continue the talk after the new year. "Biden said, US is not going to deploy offensive strike weapons to Ukraine," said Ushakov. 

Fri, 31 Dec 2021 - 01:10 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: President Joe Biden, Vladimir Putin, Russia, United States, nuclear war

Courtesy: ANI

US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin

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Biden Says 'We Will See' On Possible Meeting With Putin In January

The US President Joe Biden said 'we'll see,' when asked about holding a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on January 10.  The expected meeting will focus on the arms control agreement amid tension in Ukraine. Notably, the talks between Russia-the US, is scheduled ahead of Russia-NATO meeting and Russia-Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), scheduled on January 12 &13, respectively. Furthermore, two… read-more

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 01:38 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Joe BIden, United States, President, Vladimir Putin, Russia

Courtesy: ANI

Angara A5

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Russian Rocket Angara-A5 To Be Launched On Dec 23

The Russian heavy-lift rocket, Angara-A5 will reportedly be launched from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome, which is the third of 17 such launches which is scheduled to take place before 2028. A source said, "the launch of Angara-A5 will take place on December 23 at 18:00 [Moscow time, 15:00 GMT]." Furthermore, the reserve date for the launch is scheduled on December 24. Besides, the first launch took place on December 23, 2014.

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 07:08 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Russia, Rocket, Launch, World news, Moscow

Courtesy: ANI

Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin

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Joe Biden Issues Stern Warning To Putin Over Ukraine Issue

The United States President Joe Biden on December 7 conducted a video conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. During the talks, Biden warned Putin over a military offensive at the Ukraine border. The Biden administration asked Russia for de-escalation against their European alliance or face strong economic measures by America and Europe. The US President raised deep concern and assured defence if Russia launch a military attack… read-more

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 11:32 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Joe BIden, United States, Russia, President Vladimir Putin, Ukraine

Agate Bowls

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PM Modi Gifts Artistic Agate Bowls To Russian President Putin

Following the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the 21st annual summit, PM Narendra Modi gifted him the Khambhat (Central Gujarat) made Agate Bowls on December 6. Agate is a hard semi-precious stone which is used as a gemstone in ornaments, reported ANI. Besides, India and Russia signed 28 MoUs and Agreements and agreements including that on a programme of the Military-Technical Cooperation from 2021-2031. 

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 02:07 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, Vladimir Putin, Russia, India, President

Courtesy: ANI

Defence Ministers of India and Russia.

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Russia, India Ink Deal To Jointly Manufacture AK-203 Rifles In UP

During the 20th meeting of the India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Military & Military-Technical Cooperation, India and Russia signed the deal to jointly manufacture nearly 6 lakh AK-203 rifles in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi on December 6. The joint venture is worth around Rs 5,000 crore. Besides, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and his Russian counterpart Sergey Shoigu signed an agreement to extend military technology cooperation… read-more

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 10:55 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Russia, AK-203 Rifles, India, agreement, Manufacturing, amethi

Defence Minister of Russia and India.

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Rajnath Singh Meets Russian Counterpart To Strengthen Defence Relations

Defence Rajnath Singh and his Russian counterpart Sergey Shoigu met in Delhi on December 6. The meeting was held to discuss military cooperation ahead of the 2+2 ministerial dialogue between India and Russia. The two countries' defence officials meet annually to discuss military technology, to strengthen military and security in cooperation, between both countries, reported ANI. Later, they are expected to renew the military… read-more

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 02:44 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Rajnath Singh, Indian defence, Russia, Ministry Deal, Military Technology

Courtesy: ANI

Russia's team with Davis Cup

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Russia Defeats Croatia To Win Davis Cup After 15 Years

Russia's Daniil Medvedev defeated Croatia's Marin Cilic to win the Davis Cup in Madrid on December 6. Medvedev secured the match by 7-6 (7), 6-2 against Cilic. The win has come after 2006 when Russia won its first Davis Cup, reported PTI. ''I'm more happy for the team than for myself,'' said Medvedev. Earlier, Russia's Andrey Rublev also won against Croatia's Borna Gojo, giving Russia a lead. 

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 09:50 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Davis Cup, Russia, Madrid, Spain, Daniil Medvedev

Rifles

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Centre Approves Production Of Over 5 Lakh AK-203 Rifles

In order to boost the self reliance in defence manufacturing, the Central Government approved the production of more than 5 lakh AK-203 assault rifles in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi. Reportedly, the project will be helpful in providing business opportunities to several MSMEs. Furthermore, the project will be carried out by a special purpose joint venture called Indo-Russian Rifles Private Ltd. Besides, this endeavour will be carried out in… read-more

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 12:50 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Rifles, Russia, India, Partnership, Uttar Pradesh

Courtesy: ANI