Five Russian engineers that were killed as they tested a rocket have been laid to rest with thousands attending their funerals.
Cossacks have been gathering in Russia to show off their ferocious sword skills.
The winners must slash their way through water-filled bottles and thick vines, showing dexterity and precision, as well as a determination to succeed.
Russia tells Google to stop promoting Moscow protests on YouTube
Russia honours 'national heroes' killed in mysterious rocket blast
As massive anti-government protests took place in Moscow, Vladimir Putin rode a motorcycle with the Night Wolves bikers in annexed Crimea.
Russians vowed to protest in favour of candidates being allowed to run in elections.
Friday marks Vladimir Putin's 20-year anniversary as Kremlin chief.
An explosion rocked an ammunition plant for the second time this week, injuring at least nine, according to national media reports.
Protesters are on the streets in Moscow because they want to oust Russia's president Vladimir Putin, it's been claimed.
Vladimir Putin, on the back of criticism of Russian police's response to protests in Moscow, says law enforcement is even tougher in the West. Is he right?
Georgia has been marking 11 years since its 2008 conflict with Russia over separatist regions South Ossetia and Abkhazia.
Russia hosted 22 countries as part of the Army Games 2019.
Five Rosatom employees were killed and three injured in an explosion at a military testing site in northern Russia on Thursday, RIA news agency cited the state nuclear company as saying.
European agency Copernicus Emergency Management System has provided Euronews with an animation of the ongoing wildfires in Russia's Sakha Republic.
Environmental NGO Greenpeace is concerned that Russia's new floating nuclear plant could turn into a 'Chernobyl on ice".
Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier this year promised fast-tracked citizenship to anyone living in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts.
Siberia's wildfires are only getting bigger despite Russian airforce intervention, Greenpeace Russia warned this week.
Russia said a fire triggered the explosions at a storage facility for gunpowder charges near the city of Achinsk in Siberia's Krasnoyarsk region.
Hundreds of people were arrested in Moscow on Saturday as police clamped down on a rally calling for free elections for a second weekend running.
It follows pleas by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, who said airstrikes by the Syrian government and its ally Russia have hit schools, hospitals and markets, killing scores of civilians in Idlib province, the country's last rebel stronghold.
The collapse of the 1987 treaty banning intermediate-range missiles has some fearing the world could enter into a new arms race.
The bears are eating a diet of 99% bamboo but also enjoy apples, carrots and special pancakes made out of cereal.
What is claimed to be the world's first transnational cable car is set to connect China and Russia across the Amur River.
Russia has no domestic violence law and does not treat domestic violence as a stand-alone criminal offense. In a dramatic step back in 2017, certain forms of domestic violence were actually decriminalised.
The contest started in Vienna in 1991 and now plays out annually in more than 100 locations
Mass baptism rituals took place across Russia on Sunday to recall the introduction of Christianity as a state religion in ancient Russia more than a thousand years ago.