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Russia: Country spanning Europe and Asia
Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a country spanning Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It is the largest country in the world by area, extending across eleven time zones. It shares land boundaries with fourteen countries. It is the world's ninth-most populous country and Europe's most populous country. The country's capital as well as its largest city is Moscow. Saint Petersburg is Russia's second-largest city and cultural capital. Other major urban areas in the country include Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Chelyabinsk, Krasnoyarsk, Kazan, Krasnodar and Rostov-on-Don.

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Russia: Blast rocks railway bridge in Russia's Samara region, rail traffic suspended | Oneindia [Video]

Russia: Blast rocks railway bridge in Russia's Samara region, rail traffic suspended | Oneindia

Reports from the RIA news agency indicate that a railway bridge near the city of Samara, Russia, was rocked by an explosion on Monday. Samara, situated in the southwest on the Volga River, is renowned..

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German ambassador summoned to embassy in Moscow over leak [Video]

German ambassador summoned to embassy in Moscow over leak

The call comes after Russian state media broadcast an audio recording in which German officials are allegedly discussing support for Ukraine.

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Germany investigates Ukraine aid military recording leak in Russia [Video]

Germany investigates Ukraine aid military recording leak in Russia

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said authorities were looking into the matter "very carefully, very intensively and very quickly."

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Russian Military Claims Interception of Swarm of Drones Over Crimea, Destroys 38 UAVs| Oneindia [Video]

Russian Military Claims Interception of Swarm of Drones Over Crimea, Destroys 38 UAVs| Oneindia

According to Russian media reports, Ukrainian forces launch coordinated raid on Crimea, targeting key Russian naval base. Russia's air defenses thwart attempted terrorist attack using 38 unmanned..

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Vladimir Putin's Vision for Russia in the Next 6 Years: Fight, Quit Drinking, Have Babies| Oneindia [Video]

Vladimir Putin's Vision for Russia in the Next 6 Years: Fight, Quit Drinking, Have Babies| Oneindia

Russian President Vladimir Putin lays out his vision for the next six years, emphasizing the need to continue fighting, promote sobriety, and encourage population growth through childbirth. Explore..

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Russia-Ukraine War: Drone attack on Ukraine’s Odesa kills 2, eight wounded | Oneindia News [Video]

Russia-Ukraine War: Drone attack on Ukraine’s Odesa kills 2, eight wounded | Oneindia News

Tragedy struck Ukraine's southern port city of Odesa as a Russian drone crashed into an apartment block, claiming the lives of two individuals, injuring eight, and leaving six others unaccounted for...

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Alexei Navalny Buried in Moscow| Some Arrested for Mourning Burial Publicly | Oneindia News [Video]

Alexei Navalny Buried in Moscow| Some Arrested for Mourning Burial Publicly | Oneindia News

Alexei Navalny, the Russian opposition leader, was buried amidst fervent mourning and accusations against authorities for his prison death. Despite warnings, crowds gathered to honor the..

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Emboldened Putin regards himself as 'incorporation of the national will of the Russian population' [Video]

Emboldened Putin regards himself as 'incorporation of the national will of the Russian population'

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Ukraine war: Russian shelling hits Donetsk region as Peskov criticises US Defence Secretary [Video]

Ukraine war: Russian shelling hits Donetsk region as Peskov criticises US Defence Secretary

Intense shelling pummels villages in Donetsk as Peskov calls US Defence Secretary Austin's statement "irresponsible."

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West must 'split Russian society away from supporting Putin', support 'media & opposition in exile' [Video]

West must 'split Russian society away from supporting Putin', support 'media & opposition in exile'

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Thousands Attend Alexei Navalny’s Funeral in Moscow [Video]

Thousands Attend Alexei Navalny’s Funeral in Moscow

Thousands Attend , Alexei Navalny’s , Funeral in Moscow. Last month, Navalny, a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, died in a Russian penal colony. . His funeral took place on March 1 at..

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Ukraine war in maps: Kyiv fears Russian advances in summer should it not get more ammunition [Video]

Ukraine war in maps: Kyiv fears Russian advances in summer should it not get more ammunition

Western hesitancy to resupply Ukrainian Armed Forces has become an urgent concern.

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Putin's most prolific critic: Navalny, the Russian opposition leader who defied and died [Video]

Putin's most prolific critic: Navalny, the Russian opposition leader who defied and died

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Russia focuses on west of Avdiivka as it consolidates control of area [Video]

Russia focuses on west of Avdiivka as it consolidates control of area

Russian forces have advanced approximately 6km into Avdiivka, according the to UK's Ministry of Defence.

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Ukrainians and Russians in Berlin in solidarity against war [Video]

Ukrainians and Russians in Berlin in solidarity against war

Last weekend marked the second grim anniversary of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine. Many people around the world commemorated this day by taking to the streets in big cities.

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Russian rocket successfully puts Iranian satellite into orbit [Video]

Russian rocket successfully puts Iranian satellite into orbit

A Russian Soyuz rocket has successfully put an Iranian satellite into orbit, underlying the increasingly close cooperation between Tehran and Moscow.

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European Parliament adopts resolution against Russian political oppression and the death of Navalny [Video]

European Parliament adopts resolution against Russian political oppression and the death of Navalny

The resolution passed with 506 votes in favour, nine against, and 32 abstentions.

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Russia targets more Ukrainian towns and villages as Ukraine claims it shot down 2 warplanes [Video]

Russia targets more Ukrainian towns and villages as Ukraine claims it shot down 2 warplanes

Ukraine says it has shot down 11 Russian warplanes in less than two weeks as the Kremlin’s forces push forward.

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Pro-EU Moldova dismisses breakaway region's request for Russian help [Video]

Pro-EU Moldova dismisses breakaway region's request for Russian help

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'Russia against West: Still a popular trope among many Russians', solidifying Putin's hold on power [Video]

'Russia against West: Still a popular trope among many Russians', solidifying Putin's hold on power

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Putin warns that sending Western troops to Ukraine risks a global nuclear conflict [Video]

Putin warns that sending Western troops to Ukraine risks a global nuclear conflict

The Russian president vowed to fulfil his objectives in Ukraine and claimed his country's citizens are overwhelmingly supportive of the invasion.

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'Russia posturing': Palestinian rival leaders agreeing to Moscow talks 'borne out of desperation' [Video]

'Russia posturing': Palestinian rival leaders agreeing to Moscow talks 'borne out of desperation'

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Putin's state of the nation address: Russian president warns West of nuclear war risk [Video]

Putin's state of the nation address: Russian president warns West of nuclear war risk

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Early voting in Russian presidential election begins in Far East [Video]

Early voting in Russian presidential election begins in Far East

Early voting in the Russian presidential election has begun in various regions across the country.

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Ukraine withdraws from two more villages in Avdiivka [Video]

Ukraine withdraws from two more villages in Avdiivka

Ukrainian armed forces withdraw from Stepove and Sieverne, as Russian forces continue assaults.

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