The Tatarstan capital's main Qol Sharif Mosque took part today in a unique celebration marking the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad, RFE/RL's Tatar-Bashkir Service reports.
Russia's KamAZ manufacturer says it has begun manufacturing trucks in India in a joint venture with the India-based Vectra Group.
A leader of Tatarstan's pro-independence movement has been found guilty of fomenting interethnic hatred via the media.
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The Union of Bashkir Youth is demanding the resignation of the local Federal Security Service (FSB) chief.
Crimean Tatar language experts have approved a move to stop using the Cyrillic alphabet and return to the Latin alphabet.
Ethnic Tatars living in Australia marked the 60th anniversary of their immigration to Australia this week with a series of events.
Some Tatar journalists and activists are protesting the blessing given by Russian Patriarch Kirill to Muslim members of the Russian Winter Olympic team at Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Savior last week.
Tatarstan's State Council speaker, Farit Mukhametshin, says a U.S. Consulate should be opened in Kazan, the capital of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, RFE/RL's Tatar-Bashkir Service reports.
The Supreme Court of the Russian republic of Bashkortostan sentenced the former deputy mayor of the town of Salavat to eight years in prison today, RFE/RL's Tatar-Bashkir Service reports.
The Kremlin says the longtime president of the Russian republic of Tatarstan has asked not to be nominated for another term when his current one ends in March.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas is expected to visit Kazan, the capital of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, on January 27, RFE/RL's Tatar-Bashkir Service reports.