Russian voters back reforms allowing Putin to stay until 2036
Russians overwhelmingly approved a package of constitutional changes in a nationwide vote, partial results showed Wednesday, allowing President Vladimir Putin to potentially extend his two-decade rule until 2036.
Russia's opposition flounders as Putin changes constitution
Russia's opposition is denouncing this week's vote on President Vladimir Putin's constitutional reforms as a joke...
Putin reform referendum reveals Russian generation gap
Ludmila Yudina, a retired speech therapist and supporter of President Vladimir Putin, has been butting heads recently with her grandchildren.
Russians cast early votes in ballot to extend Putin's rule
Russians were casting early ballots Thursday in a nationwide vote on constitutional reforms that could see President Vladimir Putin remain in power until 2036.
Putin has 'disinfection tunnel' to protect him from coronavirus
Visitors meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin at his country residence must first pass through a walk-through device that sprays them with disinfectant, to protect him from the coronavirus, officials said.
Putin says US protests show 'deep-seated internal crises
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday that the US anti-racism protests were a sign of deep crises in the country...
Russian journalist released after 10 days in jail
Russian journalist and activist Ilya Azar was released on Sunday after ten days in detention, his punishment for standing on a solo picket protest.
Putin bestows birthday medal on loyal defence chief
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday bestowed a 65th birthday honour on Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, his loyal ally in the Syria conflict and companion on wilderness trips.