Latest stories about Russia
27 February 2014
As conflict in Ukraine's province of Crimea escalates, Internet hoaxes muddy the waters.
26 February 2014
Russians, admittedly, are already familiar with examples of their own politicians' wealth and bad taste, as photos of their residences regularly leak onto the Internet.
25 February 2014
As a futile gesture of defiance Russian protesters brought several tires to a Moscow protest against political prisoners.
24 February 2014
Last week, popular journalist Vladimir Solovyov dedicated an entire radio show to dissecting and denouncing the Maidan-supportive tweets of a handful of students from Moscow’s Higher School of Economics. Why?
Russian nationalists worry Russian-speaking Ukrainians will be "derussified."
22 February 2014
Russian figure skater Adelina Sotnikova took gold in the free skating event, but many, not limited to South Koreans, questioned the result.
Given the political climate in Russia now, Durov's willingness to stake such an unabashedly pro-opposition position on the Ukraine crisis is rather astounding.
21 February 2014
For Russia's politicians, the battle lines over Ukraine have already been drawn, and now there can be no compromise.
20 February 2014
"Seriously, 13 wounded armed cops equals urban warfare"
18 February 2014
Today, after a relative lull, violence returned to Kiev’s streets, causing a dramatic shift in RuNet activity. Indeed, the images coming out of Ukraine depict something like a civil war.