• China pledges support for Russia

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 12:28pm EDT (Archive)

    The Chinese and Russian leaders speak by phone and agree on the need for mutual support on security issues Chinese President Xi Jinping told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in a phone call Wednesday that Beijing will keep backing Moscow on issues of “sovereignty and security”. “China is willing to continue to offer mutual support […]

  • Champion Medvedev reacts to US Open clearance

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 12:07pm EDT (Archive)

    The world number one is looking forward to his return at Flushing Meadows World number one Daniil Medvedev is gearing up for a defense of his US Open title after it was confirmed that players from Russia and Belarus will be permitted to compete at the Grand Slam event at Flushing Meadows later this year. […]

  • China confirms water on the Moon

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 11:49am EDT (Archive)

    H2O is indeed present in the rocks gathered by the Chang’e-5 lunar lander, Chinese scientists have said Indications that water could be present in the rocks gathered by Chang’e 5 lander on the Moon have been confirmed by testing on Earth, Chinese scientists have said. They’ve shared their findings in an article, published this week […]

  • European gas prices spike as Russia reduces flow

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 11:46am EDT (Archive)

    Prices jumped by nearly 25% after Gazprom cut supplies via Nord Stream pipeline Prices for natural gas in Europe have surged on Wednesday after Russian energy giant Gazprom announced plans for further cuts to supply volumes via the Nord Stream pipeline. Natural gas futures on the Netherlands-based TTF trading hub climbed over $1,300 per 1,000 […]

  • UK could leave human rights court

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 11:39am EDT (Archive)

    London won’t rule out quitting the ECHR after it intervened in its immigration policy The British government won’t rule out leaving the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) over the decision that blocked a flight that would have taken a group of asylum seekers to Rwanda, Downing Street said on Wednesday. Preparations for another flight […]

  • EU faces another Russian gas supply cut

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 11:30am EDT (Archive)

    Overall flows via the Nord Stream pipeline will decrease by roughly 60%, Gazprom says Russian energy major Gazprom said on Wednesday it would further reduce the capacity of gas supplies via the Nord Stream pipeline to 67 million cubic meters per day. The company explained it has to halt the operation of one more Siemens […]

  • Prosecutors name punishment demands in Blatter-Platini corruption case

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 10:50am EDT (Archive)

    Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini are standing trial in Switzerland The Swiss prosecutor’s office overseeing the charges against former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and his UEFA counterpart Michel Platini have called for the pair to receive 20-month suspended sentences in relation to a years-long corruption probe. Blatter and Platini are being tried regarding an alleged $2 […]

  • Spain’s La Liga files complaint against PSG & Man City

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 10:36am EDT (Archive)

    La Liga officials have appealed to UEFA over what they claim are Financial Fair Play breaches by the clubs Bosses at Spain’s La Liga have confirmed they are stepping up a legal bid against the free-spending Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain, accusing the Middle Eastern-backed clubs of flouting Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations. Both Man […]

  • Ukraine’s survival in doubt – former Russian president

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 10:36am EDT (Archive)

    Dmitry Medvedev predicts the country may not be there to pay its debts in two years The deputy chair of Russia’s National Security Council has suggested Ukraine may not survive as a sovereign nation for two more years, considering its current state. Dmitry Medvedev, a former president of Russia, made the remarks on Wednesday in […]

  • Chelsea flop Lukaku edging towards Italy return – media

    RT - Jun 15th 2022 9:57am EDT (Archive)

    Belgian ace Romelu Lukaku looks set to return to Serie A after a disappointing season in London Chelsea and Inter Milan are reported to be holding high-level discussions about the potential transfer of Romelu Lukaku back to the Serie A team – less than a year after Roman Abramovich smashed the London club’s transfer record to […]