The U.S. doesn't have any intelligence on who is behind the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, Secretary of State John Kerry said on March 1.
The Russian ruble has recorded its biggest monthly gain since the early 1990s amid higher oil prices, an easing of the fighting in eastern Ukraine and a less intensive foreign debt repayment schedule as it claws back some of the losses it sustained during panic on currency markets last year.
Russia officials and media have pointed to a number of potential culprits in the Feb. 27 murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. Spoiler alert: None of them involves the Kremlin.
A planned anti-Kremlin protest became a grim march of mourning on March 1, as tens of thousands of people filed past the flower-strewn spot next to Red Square where liberal activist Boris Nemtsov was murdered, gangland-style, late on Feb. 27 night.
KRASNOYARSK - Russian state oil firm Rosneft may get 300 billion rubles ($5 billion) from the National Welfare Fund (NWF) to finance five projects, both upstream and downstream, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters.
LONDON - The British government on Feb. 28 hardened its resistance to the Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman's attempt to buy the energy subsidiary of the German utility RWE.
Estonians voted on March 1 in an election marked by jitters over a militarily resurgent Russia and a popular pro-Kremlin party, with the security conscious centre-left coalition tipped for a return to power.
Holding placards declaring "I am not afraid", thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on March 1 in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has widened a split in society that some say could threaten Russia's future.
The human rights activist tells Chuck Todd that in the aftermath of Boris Nemtsov's death, the U.S. should give Ukraine weapons to counter Russia.
A beautiful Ukrainian model may hold the key to identifying the assassins who gunned down top Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov. Anna Duritskaya, 23, was with the charismatic pro-Western reformer when he was killed in a drive-by shooting in view of the Kremlin as they walked home from a restaurant in Red Square on Feb. 27 evening.
MOSCOW - Lots of things freeze in Russia's bitterly cold winters, but not usually food prices, yet that is exactly what top supermarket chains are doing to protect the poor from galloping inflation.
TALLINN, Estonia - Estonians were voting March 1 for a new parliament in an election dominated by economic issues and security concerns due to Russia's actions in Ukraine.
While the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov sparked international outrage, it's unlikely to trigger a selloff in the country’s assets that led gains in global markets last month, according to Prosperity Capital Management Ltd. and Landesbank Berlin Investment GmbH.
Russia has become a 'state-to-state threat' and is not on a path to democracy, we should not deceive ourselves, says former MI6 chief Sir John Sawers in a BBC Radio 4 Today interview on Saturday.
Thousands of people gather in Moscow to commemorade Russian activist Borist Nemtsov killed on Feb. 27.
Russian opposition has scheduled a protest rally "Spring" to take place on March 1. When one of its organizers, major opposition figure Boris Nemtsov was assasinated on the night of Feb. 27 it was decided that a memorial march for Nemtsov will take place instead of the rally.
MOSCOW - Thousands of Russians gathered in downtown Moscow for a march in memory of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead just steps from the Kremlin Friday night.
Thousands of people marched through the centre of Moscow on Sunday in memory of Boris Nemtsov, the veteran Kremlin critic who was shot dead on Friday in one of the most shocking political assassinations of the Putin era.
LONDON - The widow of murdered Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko thinks the Russian government may have been involved in the murder of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.
MOSCOW - Holding placards declaring 'I am not afraid', thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has widened a split in society that some say could threaten Russia's future.