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  1. FILE PHOTO: World Athletics Championships

    Furious at federation, Russian star braces for prospect of second missed Olympics

    High jumper Maria Lasitskene, a three-time world champion, is getting a feeling of deja vu as she readies for the prospect of missing a second ...
  2. Since Putin discovered ice hockey the sport has become more popular among senior officials and

    He shoots, he scores! Putin's hockey passion shapes Russian elite

    When Vladimir Putin unveiled his new government this week, several top officials had something in common with the Russian president: a love of ...
  3. International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin speaks at the opening cer

    Russia names new sports minister in government reshuffle

    Oleg Matytsin, the president of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), was named Russia's new sports minister in a government ...
  4. Tennis - Australian Open - First Round

    Tennis: Fourth seed Medvedev outlasts Tiafoe to advance in Melbourne

    Fourth seed Daniil Medvedev of Russia held his nerve in a war of attrition against American Frances Tiafoe to register a 6-3 4-6 6-4 6-2 victory ...
  5. The fire broke out in the grounds of a private saw mill in the Prichulymsky settlement and the

    Eleven workers dead in Siberia fire: Official

    Eleven people including 10 Uzbek workers died when a fire ripped through a one-storey wooden shack in a remote village in the Siberian region of ...
  6. Giant Olympic rings are towed into Tokyo Waterfront near the Olympic Park last week as preparations

    Russia, heat cloud Tokyo 2020 Olympics with six months to go

    Uncertainty over Russia's participation for the third consecutive Olympics and concerns over the heat hang heavy over Tokyo 2020 preparations, ...
  7. The overhaul would transform the State Council from an advisory body to an organ -- potentially

    Moving quickly, Putin submits controversial reform plan to MPs

    President Vladimir Putin moved quickly on Monday to push through an overhaul of Russia's political system that has fuelled speculation over his ...