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Guterres and Lavrov to hold meeting in New York

Guterres and Lavrov to hold meeting in New York

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will hold a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov later this week in New York, the official spokesperson for the Secretary General, Stephane …

America remembers 9/11 attacks

America remembers 9/11 attacks

Today marks the sixteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, when suicide bombers hijacked four passenger planes in the United States, leading to the deaths of almost 3,000 people.  Sixteen years ago, on September 11, …

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin died at the age of 64, just a day before his 65th birthday, in New York on Monday. "A prominent Russian diplomat has passed away while at work. We'd like to …

New York’s MoMA replaces Matisse with Zaha Hadid

New York’s MoMA replaces Matisse with Zaha Hadid

New York’s Museum of Modern Art is taking a stand against President Donald Trump’s travel ban by replacing pieces by Picasso and Matisse in favour of artists who originate from seven Muslim-majority countries affected …

Turkmenistan prepares program of events on Energy Charter

Turkmenistan prepares program of events on Energy Charter

Turkmenistan’s presidency at the Energy Charter Conference will serve for development of long-term models of cooperation, the Turkmen Dovlet Habarlary state news service reported. The report says that the program has been prepared …

Trump about Russia's influence on US elections

Trump about Russia's influence on US elections

US President-elect Donald Trump said that Russia has never tried to use leverage over him. "Russia has never tried to use leverage over me. I have nothing to do with Russia - no deal, no loans, no …

New York Governor: train crashes in Brooklyn

New York Governor: train crashes in Brooklyn

A Long Island Rail Road commuter train crashed at the Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, New York, this morning, injuring 103 passengers, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said, adding that the worst injury is believed to be a broken …

SCO official: Russia can cope with any sanctions

SCO official: Russia can cope with any sanctions

Russia will cope with any sanctions, the Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Rashid Alimov, said. He stressed that the policy of sanctions was doomed and it was wielding impact on the …

 Karjakin beats Carlsen and leads World Championship

Karjakin beats Carlsen and leads World Championship

In round eight of the 2016 world championship, Russian Sergey Karjakin had multiple chances to ignite the match against Norwegian Magnus Carlsen. It was a tale of three one-square moves: the first played, the …

New York appeals court denies new trial for Viktor Bout

New York appeals court denies new trial for Viktor Bout

A New York appeals court on Monday denied Russian businessman Viktor Bout, accused by the United States of agreeing to supply Colombian militants with weapons, a new trial, Bout's lawyer Alexey Tarasov said, …

'Ali and Nino' movie presented in New York

'Ali and Nino' movie presented in New York

Yesterday New York hosted the premiere of 'Ali and Nino' movie, which was filmed based on the novel - the international bestseller written by Gurban Said. It was presented in one of the famous cinemas of New …

Nurmagomedov destroys Johnson at UFC 205

Nurmagomedov destroys Johnson at UFC 205

Russian UFC star of Dagestani descent Khabib Nurmagomedov called Conor McGregor a "chicken" after staking a claim to a shot at the lightweight title with a dominating victory over Michael …

Does Trump provoke of split US?

Does Trump provoke of split US?

Protests across the US after Donald Trump was elected president continue. Portland, Oregon, was swept by riots, police officers were forced to use weapons to restore order. Portland Police declared …

Wonder Woman to be named UN Ambassador

Wonder Woman to be named UN Ambassador

The superhero Wonder Woman will officially be given her new title of a honorary ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls in New York on 21 October – the character’s 75th anniversary – at the United Nations …

Putin banner appears on New York's Manhattan Bridge

Putin banner appears on New York's Manhattan Bridge

A large banner with a photograph of Russian President Vladimir Putin and the word "peacemaker" was hung from Manhattan Bridge. The 20ft by 30ft banner appeared on the side of the bridge between lower Manhattan …