Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) officers on the annexed Crimean Peninsula have detained an investigative journalist in the regional capital, Simferopol.
The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with his Kyrgyz counterpart, Almazbek Atambaev, on March 16.
A civil rights activist in the Russian republic of Bashkortostan has been sentenced to three years in prison for the "public justification of terrorism."
Russian state television has shown footage of President Vladimir Putin at a meeting the Kremlin says was held on March 13.
A lawyer for a Russian woman who faced treason charges after reporting possible troop movements to the Ukrainian Embassy says the case against her has been closed.
Members of the European Parliament have called for an independent international investigation into the murder of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov.
Vladimir Putin may or may not be sick. But the Russian political system certainly is -- and is showing increased signs of distress.
The recent visit of a Russian shaman to St. Petersburg has triggered an outcry among local parliamentarians.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has not been seen for a week. For the Internet, this can only mean one thing.
A Crimean Tatar activist has been arrested over a clash on the Black Sea peninsula in February 2014, shortly before Russia seized control.
The signing of the framework Treaty on Union Relations and Integration between the Russian Federation and Georgia’s breakaway Republic of South Ossetia has been postponed indefinitely.
The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken by phone with his Armenian counterpart, Serzh Sarkisian.