Russian media

Board of directors to close down Ekho Moskvy radio station

Board of directors to close down Ekho Moskvy radio station

The board of directors of the Ekho Moskvy closed joint stock company has decided by a majority to close down the Ekho Moskvy radio station and its website, the radio station’s Editor-in-Chief Alexey Venediktov wrote on Telegram on …

Ekho Moskvy radio station was taken off the air

Ekho Moskvy radio station was taken off the air

The Ekho Moskvy radio station was taken off the air, Alexey Venediktov, its editor-in-chief, said on Tuesday. "Ekho Moskvy was taken off the air," he said on Telegram. Earlier, the Prosecutor General’s Office …

Deutsche Welle’s Moscow office to be closed

Deutsche Welle’s Moscow office to be closed

The Moscow bureau of Germany’s Deutsche Welle (DW) media company has been officially notified about its closure, DW said on its website. According to the company, "the chief of Deutsche Welle’s Moscow office, …

Three Russian reporters detained near border in Rostov region

Three Russian reporters detained near border in Rostov region

Three Russian reporters were released from a Federal Security Service office after they were detained earlier that day near the state border, according to a statement by Znak.com, the employer of one of the reporters. They were handed …

Russia marks Soviet Press Day

Russia marks Soviet Press Day

May 5 marks the Day of the Soviet Press. The first issue of the Pravda newspaper was published 109 years ago on this day. The editorial board of Pravda consisted of Bolsheviks, it was the official newspaper of the Communist Party …

TASS and Trend News Agency agree on cooperation

TASS and Trend News Agency agree on cooperation

Director General of the Azerbaijani Trend News Agency Ilgar Huseynov and Director General of Russia's TASS Sergey Mikhailov have agreed to expand cooperation. The working meeting took place at the TASS headquarters in Moscow, …

Azerbaijan refutes Turkish base fake

Azerbaijan refutes Turkish base fake

Azerbaijani Defense Ministry expressed its attitude towards the biased article published in the electronic version of the Russian 'Nezavisimaya Gazeta' newspaper on September 1, 2020. "The Russian newspaper published …

Russian media about Nikol Pashinyan’s grandfather

Russian media about Nikol Pashinyan’s grandfather

A scandal continues in Armenia related to the military past of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s grandfather. See VK: “Fascist or Red Army? Debate about Pashinyan’s grandfather overwhelmed the Caucasus.” Now this debate has …

Date of Putin's annual news conference revealed

Date of Putin's annual news conference revealed

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold an annual year-end news conference on December 19, according to the Kremlin’s press service. The press conference will start at 12:00 local time.  The venue for the news conference …

5th Caspian Media Forum kicks off in Astrakhan

5th Caspian Media Forum kicks off in Astrakhan

The 5th Caspian Media Forum has opened in Astrakhan today. The forum is organised by the Center for International Public Policy Studies 'Caspian-Eurasia with information support from the Astrakhan region government. The project is also being …

Astrakhan to host 5th Caspian Media Forum

Astrakhan to host 5th Caspian Media Forum

Astrakhan will host the 5th Caspian Media Forum on September 24-25, which is a unique site for exchanging experience, discussing new directions for the development of regional and international journalism, creating a single information field …