• British authorities withhold Chelsea proceeds from Roman Abramovich

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 2:08pm EST (Archive)

    The Russian national ultimately sold the football club for over for $3 billion Roman Abramovich was forced to sell Chelsea Football Club in May last year, following the British Government introducing sanctions against him and shutting the Club down by preventing ticket sales and any operations of the stadium. Abramovich ultimately sold the Club to […]

  • Presidents swap stuffed lion for tractor

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 2:01pm EST

    The Belarusian and Zimbabwean leaders have exchanged gifts during Alexander Lukashenko’s visit to the African state Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has received a stuffed lion from his Zimbabwean counterpart Emmerson Mnangagwa, in return gifting the country’s leader a tractor to farm his private lands. Lukashenko arrived in the African nation on Monday for a state […]

  • US VP’s own party questions her fitness to serve 

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 1:24pm EST (Archive)

    Kamala Harris lacks the “force, charisma, and skill” to win a presidential race, senior Democrats told the Washington Post  More than a dozen senior Democrats doubt US Vice President Kamala Harris can win a presidential election. “People are poised to pounce on anything – any misstep, any gaffe, anything she says – so she’s probably […]

  • Ukraine condemns Croatian president’s comments on Crimea

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 1:10pm EST (Archive)

    Kiev says Zoran Milanovic’s claims that the peninsula will never return to Ukraine are an affront to the country’s territorial integrity Croatian President Zoran Milanovic has elicited outrage in Kiev by suggesting that the Crimean peninsula would never again belong to Ukraine. Milanovic, who has already been featured on Kiev’s Mirotvorets ‘kill list’, previously called […]

  • Warsaw comments on F16s for Ukraine  

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 12:24pm EST

    Poland is not going to give Kiev the fighter jets, a deputy defense minister has said     Poland is not planning to supply Ukraine with US-made F16 fighter jets, Deputy Defense Minister Wojciech Skurkiewicz has said. His remarks came just a day after Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said Warsaw could donate the aircraft provided that it […]

  • Norway’s wealth fund posts heavy losses

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 11:26am EST

    One of the world’s largest investment funds lost over $160 billion in 2022 amid market volatility Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, Government Pension Fund Global, posted a record loss of 1.64 trillion kroner ($164.4 billion) in 2022, according to data published on the fund’s website on Tuesday. The return on investment last year was negative 14.1%, […]

  • US oil giant posts monster profit

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 11:13am EST

    Exxon’s 2022 earnings set a historic high for the Western oil industry US oil major ExxonMobil earned $55.7 billion in profits last year, the company disclosed on Tuesday. The figure was a new high for Exxon, whose previous record was $45.2 billion in 2008, when a barrel of oil cost close to $150 – some […]

  • Turkish peace efforts in Ukraine deserve Nobel Prize – Hungarian FM

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 10:13am EST (Archive)

    Recep Tayyip Erdogan deserves the award for his efforts to negotiate a resolution to the conflict, Peter Szijjarto said Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto has declared that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan should be considered for a Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to broker an end to the hostilities in Ukraine Speaking at a […]

  • UK economy to perform worse than Russia – IMF

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 10:01am EST (Archive)

    Surging borrowing costs and rising taxes have prompted a sharp growth downgrade Britain will have the worst economic performance among major industrialized nations, according to the International Monetary Fund. The UK is expected to become the only G7 member to face a recession this year, even falling behind the Russian economy, the IMF said in […]

  • Ukrainian intelligence chief threatens attacks on Russia

    RT - Jan 31st 2023 9:57am EST (Archive)

    Kirill Budanov refused, however, to take responsibility for previous strikes on the Crimea Bridge and airfields inside Russia Russia will continue to experience “problems” until it withdraws from Ukraine and restores its territorial integrity, Kiev’s top intelligence official, Kirill Budanov, warned in an interview with the Washington Post on Tuesday. The Ukrainian Intelligence Directorate (GUR) […]