TASS: Society & Culture - Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies from cancer aged 65

TASS: Society & Culture – Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies from cancer aged 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen © EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT NEW YORK, October 16. /TASS/. Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died from cancer aged 65, his Vulcan Inc. company said in a statement on Monday. “It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Paul Allen, our founder and noted technologist, philanthropist, community builder, musician and supporter of […]

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TASS: Business & Economy – Russia interested in NPP construction projects in Slovakia — minister

Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov © Anton Novoderezhkin/TASS BRATISLAVA, October 15. /TASS/. Russia is interested in participating in projects on completion of Mochovce nuclear power plant (NPP) extension and poissble construction of new power units for Bohunice NPP, Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov said at the meeting with Prime Minister of Slovakia […]

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TASS: Society & Culture - Russian Orthodox Church says it has done its utmost to avoid rupture with Constantinople

TASS: Society & Culture – Russian Orthodox Church says it has done its utmost to avoid rupture with Constantinople

Chairman of Moscow Patriarchate’s Synodal department for the Church’s relations with society and the mass media Vladimir Legoyda © Sergey Fadeichev/TASS/Archive MOSCOW, October 15. /TASS/. The Russian Orthodox Church has done its utmost to avoid the rupture of relations with the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople but it was the only right decision, chairman of the Moscow […]

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TASS: World - Part of Euphrates bank in Syria controlled by militants — Russian reconciliation center

TASS: World – Part of Euphrates bank in Syria controlled by militants — Russian reconciliation center

MOSCOW, October 15. /TASS/. Terrorists have managed to establish complete control over a 20-kilometer territory on the Euphrates’ east bank in Syria due to the inaction of pro-American groups, chief of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Opposing Parties Vladimir Savchenko said on Monday. “As a result of inaction of pro-American groups, terrorists have […]

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TASS: World - Harmony party leads in Latvian parliamentary polls with 19.8% of vote

TASS: Business & Economy – Crimea and Syria looking at opening direct air service

DAMASCUS, October 15. /TASS/. Syria and Russia’s Republic of Crimea are looking at opening direct air service, Crimea’s head, Sergei Aksyonov, said on Monday. “We are looking at opening air service between Crimea and Syria,” he told journalists. He also said that the Crimean portы are ready to implement the plans for the establishment of a […]

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TASS: World - Harmony party leads in Latvian parliamentary polls with 19.8% of vote

TASS: Business & Economy – Russian, Iranian ministers discussed oil production recovery within OPEC+ deal framework

MOSCOW, October 15. /TASS/. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak held a meeting with Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zangeneh on Monday. Ministers discussed further recovery of oil production within the OPEC+ deal framework, the Russian Energy Ministry says. “The issue of meeting growing demands for energy resources across the globe and prevention of oil market […]

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Russian Orthodox Church cuts ties with Constantinople | World news

The Russian Orthodox Church has announced it will break off relations with the Patriarchate of Constantinople in a religious schism driven by political friction between Russia and Ukraine. The Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church elected on Monday to cut ties with the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, which is viewed as the leading authority for […]

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TASS: World - Harmony party leads in Latvian parliamentary polls with 19.8% of vote

TASS: Society & Culture – Russian Orthodox Church believers not to be allowed to worship on Mount Athos

MOSCOW, October 15. /TASS/. Russian Orthodox Church believers will not be able to worship and receive communion at Mount Athos churches and cathedrals because of the severance of relations between the Moscow Patriarchate and the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, Alexander Volkov, press secretary to Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, told TASS on Monday. […]

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‘No warplane to take off’: Russia’s S-700 missile system can cover entire planet – party leader

Russia’s S-700 missile system can cover entire planet – party leader — RT Russian Politics News

A leading Russian politician may have just revealed the biggest Russian military secret. Or just invented a non-existent weapon system while ranting about how powerful the country is during a political talk show. Vladimir Zhirinovsky, who is well-known for his explosive speeches and eyebrow-rising claims, made his latest one during a talk show last week. He […]

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TASS: World - Harmony party leads in Latvian parliamentary polls with 19.8% of vote

TASS: Society & Culture – Russian Orthodox Church urges local churches to jointly look for ways to solve crisis

MINSK, October 15./TASS/. The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church has urged all local Orthodox churches to jointly look for ways to solve the church crisis in Ukraine. The statement issued after the session urged primates and Holy Synods of Local Orthodox Churches to give a proper assessment to the anti-canonical action of the […]

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