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  • International leaders warn of threat as Russia builds military on Ukraine border ABC
  • Russia-Ukraine border: Nato warning over military build-up BBC
  • US struggles with intelligence blind spot as Russia builds up forces near Ukraine CNN
  • Russia Deploys Commandos to Belarus as Migrant Crisis, Ukraine Tensions Spark Western Fears USNews.com
  • US slams Russia for 'irresponsible' space missile test Al Jazeera
  • Russia tells Armenia and Azerbaijan to de-escalate after deadly ... Reuters

    Finance


  • Russia denies anti-satellite missile test put astronauts at risk Financial Times
  • U.S. and Allies Weigh Reprisals If Russia Invades Ukraine Time Magazine
  • Russia to lift COVID-19 ban on flights to Brazil, Argentina, other ... Reuters
  • Russian online bank Tinkoff hires co-CEO to spearhead push into ... Financial Times
  • Russia's $191 Billion Wealth Fund May Adopt ESG Criteria Bloomberg.com
  • US expresses 'concern' over delivery of Russia's S-400 missile system to India Moneycontrol

    Celebrities


  • Graff cyber attack: 'Tycoons and celebrities on leak list as Russian gang demands ransom' Sky News
  • 5 BIGGEST consequences of the USSR’s breakup Russia Beyond
  • Putin critics fight crackdown and decry Kremlin whitewash of Soviet ... The Irish Times
  • 20 More Jewish Celebrities Aish.com
  • AB Motoss launches their range of Electrical Vehicles in New Delhi Hindustan Times
  • Celebrities and the cult of Russia’s President Putin Al Jazeera

    Culture


  • Iran, Russia Discuss Religious, Cultural Cooperation IQNA
  • News From Russia: What You Missed Over the Weekend The Moscow Times
  • Coronavirus situation still tense across Russia, says prime minister TASS
  • Russia And Bangladesh Can Benefit From Growing Trade Ties ... Eurasia Review
  • Artist Zhai Peng's Brand New Work - "Praise of Life Russian Diet Chapter" Was Released to the Public Today Valdosta Daily Times
  • Is Russia preparing to invade Ukraine? The Spectator

    Criminal


  • Troop build-up shows Putin views Ukraine as ‘unfinished business’ Financial Times
  • Russia: Detention of Navalny associate on “extremism” charges a ... Amnesty International
  • Court arrests entrepreneur accused of organizing criminal group in Russia’s south TASS
  • Opinion | The absurd 'crime' of religious worship in Putin's Russia The Washington Post
  • Op-Ed: US, Russia and China Could Combat Maritime Crime Together The Maritime Executive
  • The Sinner and the Saint review – the story behind Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment The Guardian

    Religion


  • Religious Leader's Arrest Reveals Long Arm of Russian Law The New York Times
  • Opinion | The absurd 'crime' of religious worship in Putin's Russia The Washington Post
  • Controversial Trump ally blasted after saying America should have 'one religion' | TheHill TheHill
  • Iran, Russia Discuss Religious, Cultural Cooperation IQNA
  • 41 countries banned religion-related groups in 2019 Pew Research Center
  • What Went Wrong With Russia's Sputnik V Vaccine Rollout? Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

    Politics


  • U.S. and Allies Weigh Reprisals If Russia Invades Ukraine Time Magazine
  • Biden tried to push Putin aside. The Russian isn’t having it. Politico
  • Russia warned of serious consequences from any hostilities against Ukraine Financial Times
  • Serbian president thanks Russia for delivery of T-72MS tanks TASS
  • Russia, China and Iran Signal Allied Stance Before Nuclear Talks Bloomberg.com
  • Russian President Putin likely to visit India next month for annual bilateral summit ThePrint
  • PM call with President Putin of Russia: 25 October 2021 GOV.UK
  • Russia, France agree to work together to de-escalate migrant border crisis — communique TASS
  • COP26: Biden attacks China and Russia leaders for missing summit BBC
  • Putin Says Russia Has 'Nothing to Do' with Belarus-Poland Border ... The Moscow Times
  • Nato chief warns Russia against ‘further provocation’ amid Ukraine tensions The Guardian
  • Russia-Ukraine border: Nato warning over military build-up BBC
  • UK support for Ukraine unwavering in face of Russian hostility -PM's ... Reuters
  • Coronavirus situation still tense across Russia, says prime minister TASS
  • West must choose between Russian gas and supporting Ukraine, PM warns The Guardian
  • Russia and Kazakhstan agree on Russian electricity power export, says Deputy PM Novak TASS
  • Belarus migrants: Poland PM blames Russia's Putin for migrant crisis BBC
  • Russia tells Armenia and Azerbaijan to de-escalate after deadly ... Reuters
  • Britain's defence minister visits Ukraine as concern over Russian ... Reuters
  • Demand for Russian coal to persist for decades, says First Deputy PM Belousov TASS
  • Russia's economic growth slows to 3.4% y/y in Sept - econmin Reuters
  • UPDATE 1-Russian economy to grow by up to 4.7% in 2021 -Putin Reuters
  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • Russia Hikes Rates as Economists Warn of Triple Threat to Economy The Moscow Times
  • 'Inflation rate in Russia is a political factor' Realnoe Vremya's
  • Russia's ASEAN & Far East Asia outreach complements India's vision The Economic Times
  • Kudrin pours cold water over the Kremlin's budget optimism, says 3 ... bne IntelliNews
  • Russian economy’s volume above pre-crisis level, PM says TASS
  • Moscow says Arctic will play key role in its energy transition Barents Observer
  • Is Russia about to make a 'serious mistake' in Ukraine? | TheHill TheHill
  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • Russia Data Center Market Investment Report 2021-2026 with ... PR Newswire
  • Russia Data Center Market Investment Analysis Report 2021 ... Business Wire
  • Russia Data Center Market Size by Investment to Reach USD 2.02 ... PR Newswire
  • Russia Data Center Market Investment & Growth Report 2021-2026 ... GlobeNewswire
  • Russia data center market size will witness investments of USD 2.02 billion by 2026 Yahoo Finance
  • Russia's ASEAN & Far East Asia outreach complements India's vision The Economic Times
  • Russia's $191 Billion Wealth Fund May Adopt ESG Criteria Bloomberg.com
  • Low incomes, high inflation drive convenience store growth across Russian retail Reuters
  • Belt and Road Weekly Investor Intelligence, #55 China Briefing
  • Russia's population tailspin Coda Story
  • Russia's population policy action plan to 2025 about to start bne IntelliNews
  • In Moscow’s Technological Advances, a ‘Double-Edged Sword’ The New York Times
  • The Myth of Russian Decline: Why Moscow Will Be a Persistent Power Foreign Affairs
  • Europe at global epicentre as COVID deaths and cases continue to ... Euronews
  • Internal Fruit of Russian Propaganda: The Political Repercussions of ... Jamestown Foundation
  • Russia’s population undergoes largest ever peacetime decline, analysis shows The Guardian
  • Healthcare system’s effectiveness may decline with rising COVID-19 cases, warns minister TASS
  • COVID-19: Moscow Shuts Down As Russia's Infections, Deaths ... Channels Television
  • Russia: Population shrinks for first time in 15 years Al Jazeera
  • Tajikistan and Turkmenistan increase early apple exports to Russia FreshPlaza
  • Newport Manufacturer Sets Sights on Growth Through Russian ... Business News Wales
  • China strives for finding new growth points in trade with Russia - representative TASS
  • Belarus latest: Lukashenko's exports to Europe have grown despite ... Bloomberg.com
  • Russia’s current account stabilises despite higher oil prices ING Think
  • Russia's wheat exports fall 13% on year to 13.6 mil mt S&P Global
  • EIA projects non-OECD Asia to become the largest importers of ... EIA
  • As Moscow turns down coal deal at COP26, Russian miners get ... Barents Observer
  • ING: Russia's current account stabilises despite higher oil prices bne IntelliNews
  • Slowing Russian imports suggest the bounce back momentum is ... bne IntelliNews
  • UPDATE 1-Russia's budget could get $27 bln oil and gas revenue boost in 2021 - ministry Reuters
  • Russia heading for 2021 budget surplus, even with Putin spending goal -analysts Reuters
  • Can climate laggards change? Russia, like Australia, first needs to overcome significant domestic resistance The Conversation
  • Generous spending in Russia’s budget amid higher oil prices ING Think
  • Russian budget consolidation may face obstacles in 2022 ING Think
  • Russian budget: modest deficit leaves fiscal room for 2021 ING Think
  • Russian government seeks increased state spending in years ahead Reuters
  • UPDATE 1-Russian finmin, cenbank agreed on $22 bln spending from rainy-day fund Reuters
  • Oil-Dependent Russia Seeks to Protect Economy From Energy Transition Wall Street Journal
  • Russia to scale down state support for the economy in 2021 Reuters
  • Russia Debt Sanctions Seen As a Possibility Amid Ukraine Border ... Bloomberg.com
  • U.S. House Adds Russia Debt Sanctions to Defense Policy Bill The Chronicle
  • Foreigners' share in Russia's government bonds nears five-year low as sanction fears increase Reuters
  • Russian debt market resilient to more sanctions, central bank says Reuters
  • Russia to scale down state support for the economy in 2021 Reuters
  • Weekly inflow of foreign funds in Russia's govt bonds hits 2021 high Reuters
  • Russia's debt collectors turn violent as recession leaves 11.5m in debt The Guardian
  • Russia Vows to Forgive Ethiopia's Debts Amid Growing Push for ... The Moscow Times
  • Bailout projections indicate Ukraine will not repay Russia debt Financial Times
  • UPDATE 1-Russia's foreign debt shrinks to lowest since 2009 as rouble weakens Reuters

    Russia Leaders


    President


  • Belarus leader says he may ask Putin "to get involved" as Belarus-Poland migrant crisis escalates CBS News
  • U.S. and Allies Weigh Reprisals If Russia Invades Ukraine Time Magazine
  • Biden tried to push Putin aside. The Russian isn’t having it. Politico
  • Russia, China and Iran Signal Allied Stance Before Nuclear Talks Bloomberg.com

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Speakers leave Council of Europe conference during Russian address The First News
  • As Russia Reimposes Lockdowns, Critics Cite The Measures Not Taken Radio Free Europe
  • How Russia pushed Moldova's pro-Western government to the brink ... The Washington Post
  • Moscow locks down as Russian COVID-19 deaths surge to new highs Reuters

    Prime Minister


  • Coronavirus situation still tense across Russia, says prime minister TASS
  • Nato chief warns Russia against ‘further provocation’ amid Ukraine tensions The Guardian
  • Nord Stream 2: Gas prices soar after setback for Russian pipeline BBC
  • Russia tells Armenia and Azerbaijan to de-escalate after deadly ... Reuters

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Russia and Kazakhstan agree on Russian electricity power export, says Deputy PM Novak TASS
  • Too early to say coronavirus situation in Russia stabilized, warns deputy prime minister TASS
  • Demand for Russian coal to persist for decades, says First Deputy PM Belousov TASS
  • Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister Submits Resignation Radio Free Europe

    Minister of Economy


  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • High gas prices not benefiting exporters — Russian Energy Minister TASS
  • Russian energy minister says no talks between Russia and Ukraine on coal supplies TASS
  • Russia and Kazakhstan agree on Russian electricity power export TASS

    Minister of Agriculture


  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • Wheat Jumps as Russian Export-Tax Talk Fuels Supply Worries Bloomberg.com
  • UPDATE 2-Russia cuts forecast for 2021 grain crop Successful Farming
  • Russia May Revise Formula For Wheat Export Tax If Prices Rise Further Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

    Minister of Culture


  • Coronavirus situation still tense across Russia, says prime minister TASS
  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • Russia And Bangladesh Can Benefit From Growing Trade Ties ... Eurasia Review
  • New US-Ukraine Charter underlines American commitment to ... Atlantic Council

    Minister of Defense


  • Russia confirms anti-satellite missile test, dismisses U.S. space debris concerns NBC News
  • Russia admits destroying satellite, denies endangering International Space Station The Times of Israel
  • Russian Missile Test in Space Created Risky Debris, U.S. Officials Say Wall Street Journal
  • Russia Says Armenia-Azerbaijan Fighting Stopped After Talks Bloomberg.com

    Minister of Education


  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • State Secretary Raš?an attends the RIAC seminar and political ... Portal GOV.SI
  • Taliban Foreign Minister Meets With US, Russian, Chinese, Pakistani Special Representatives VOA
  • Russia And Bangladesh Can Benefit From Growing Trade Ties ... Eurasia Review

    Minister of Energy


  • Russian energy minister says no talks between Russia and Ukraine on coal supplies TASS
  • Adipec 2021: UAE and Russia form task force to strengthen co-operation in energy sector The National
  • High gas prices not benefiting exporters — Russian Energy Minister TASS
  • Nord Stream 2: Gas prices soar after setback for Russian pipeline BBC

    Minister of Finance


  • Russia denies anti-satellite missile test put astronauts at risk Financial Times
  • Russia's ruble exchange rate disregarding talk of troops on the ... bne IntelliNews
  • U.S. and Allies Weigh Reprisals If Russia Invades Ukraine Time Magazine
  • Finance minister suggests taking Russian ‘Sanitary Shield’ project to global level TASS

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Turkish, Russian officials discuss regional issues Hürriyet Daily News
  • Turkish, Russian deputy FMs discuss regional developments | Daily Sabah Daily Sabah
  • Russia – Meeting of the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs and ... France Diplomatie
  • UAE Foreign Minister, Russian Minister of Industry discuss ... WAM EN

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Companies skittish about rail link between Poland, Belarus Global Times
  • Russia expels Dutch newspaper correspondent Tom Vennink Committee to Protect Journalists
  • Russia stands in solidarity with Venezuela against meddling in internal affairs: Lavrov ANI News
  • Russia calls to end all external interference in Sudanese internal affairs — Lavrov TASS

    Minister of Justice


  • EU Sanctions Russia’s Wagner Group to Thwart Private Military Wall Street Journal
  • ???????Swiss Justice Minister 'outraged' by Belarus migrant crisis SwissInfo
  • Can Russia's Press Ever Be Free? The New Yorker
  • Iran said to resume work at nuclear site allegedly targeted by Israel The Times of Israel

    Minister of Health


  • Russia to complete development of COVID-curbing drug, Health Minister says TASS
  • Israel bars Russian players from attending ‘legends’ hockey game over COVID vaccine The Times of Israel
  • Iran said to resume work at nuclear site allegedly targeted by Israel The Times of Israel
  • Europe and Russia battle a new wave of COVID-19 NPR

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Russia rejects accusations of endangering ISS astronauts ABC News
  • Russia rejects accusations of endangering ISS astronauts by conducting weapons test Firstpost
  • Russia Rejects Accusations of Endangering ISS Astronauts Military.com
  • Russian forces menace Ukraine, amid Belarus violence EUobserver

    Minister of Sports


  • Israel bars Russian players from attending ‘legends’ hockey game over COVID vaccine The Times of Israel
  • Russia found "100 per cent compliant" with UNESCO anti-doping ... Insidethegames
  • Russia’s determined win over Cyprus must help in match with Croatia, says sports minister TASS
  • Sports Minister to be asked about UK and Ireland 2030 World Cup bid plans by MPs The Independent

    Director of State Security Service


  • Overnight Defense & National Security — Presented by Boeing — Major Russia weapons test stokes tensions | TheHill TheHill
  • New US-Ukraine Charter underlines American commitment to ... Atlantic Council
  • In first, Russian test strikes satellite using Earth-based missile The Washington Post
  • Putin faces pressure over Belarus border crisis and Ukraine troop buildup NBC News

    Chairman National Bank


  • Kazakhstan: Inflation stays at five-year high for second month Eurasianet
  • The National Currency of Independent Kazakhstan: A Historical ... The Astana Times
  • K.V. Kamath appointed chairman of NaBFID Mint
  • Ukraine: Putin's Unfinished Business Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Russia sees no need to raise topic of migration crisis at Belarus-EU border at UN TASS
  • Poland border: West condemns Belarus at UN over stranded migrants BBC
  • Belarus-Poland Clash Spills Into U.N. Security Council The New York Times
  • EU misrepresenting situation on Belarus-Poland border, says Russia’s deputy UN envoy TASS

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Key Libya commander Khalifa Hifter announces candidacy for president Africanews
  • Key Libya commander announces candidacy for president The Independent
  • Key Libyan commander announces candidacy for president AP News
  • Fiona Hill: Trump envies Putin because wants to rule 'as he pleases' Business Insider

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • How Russian Hackers Helped Expose the Right-Wing Dark Money ... The Daily Beast
  • Russian Supreme Court Declines to Hear 'Gulag Children' Case The Moscow Times
  • 'The Sledgehammer Has Come Down': Outrage, Dismay As Russia Moves To Shut Down Its Oldest Human Rights Group Radio Free Europe
  • Swift Ruling in Jan. 6 Case Tests Trump's Tactic of Delay The New York Times

    Opposition


  • Jailed Russian opposition leader Navalny wins top EU prize AP News
  • Jailed Russian opposition leader Navalny wins EU's top human rights prize amid renewed calls for his release ABC
  • Russia's opposition leader Alexei Navalny wins European ... The Washington Post
  • India Receives Initial Russian S-400s Amid US Opposition The Defense Post

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • EBRD raises GDP forecast growth to 4.3% in 2021 TASS
  • Russia's economic growth slows to 3.4% y/y in Sept - econmin Reuters
  • Russia Country Report Nov21 - November, 2021 bne IntelliNews
  • Russian activity slowed down in 3Q, more headwinds seen for 4Q ING Think
  • Kudrin pours cold water over the Kremlin's budget optimism, says 3 ... bne IntelliNews
  • Tajik labor migration to Russia hits historic high, officially Eurasianet
  • Russia's Green Energy Transition Will Cost $1.2T – Kremlin ... The Moscow Times
  • 'Inflation rate in Russia is a political factor' Realnoe Vremya's
  • How the Arms Control Approach Could Help Russia Tackle Climate ... The Moscow Times
  • SOS OPEC+: Suddenly, The Western World Needs Russian Energy Amid Sanctions Forbes
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    Investment

  • UAE-Russia relations continue to flourish as non-oil trade exchange ... WAM EN
  • Russia Data Center Market Investment Report 2021-2026 with ... PR Newswire
  • Russia Data Center Market Investment Analysis Report 2021 ... Business Wire
  • Russia Data Center Market Size by Investment to Reach USD 2.02 ... PR Newswire
  • Russia Data Center Market Investment & Growth Report 2021-2026 ... GlobeNewswire
  • Russia data center market size will witness investments of USD 2.02 billion by 2026 Yahoo Finance
  • Russia's ASEAN & Far East Asia outreach complements India's vision The Economic Times
  • Russia's $191 Billion Wealth Fund May Adopt ESG Criteria Bloomberg.com
  • Low incomes, high inflation drive convenience store growth across Russian retail Reuters
  • Belt and Road Weekly Investor Intelligence, #55 China Briefing
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    Demographics

  • Russia's population tailspin Coda Story
  • Russia's population policy action plan to 2025 about to start bne IntelliNews
  • In Moscow’s Technological Advances, a ‘Double-Edged Sword’ The New York Times
  • The Myth of Russian Decline: Why Moscow Will Be a Persistent Power Foreign Affairs
  • Europe at global epicentre as COVID deaths and cases continue to ... Euronews
  • Internal Fruit of Russian Propaganda: The Political Repercussions of ... Jamestown Foundation
  • Russia’s population undergoes largest ever peacetime decline, analysis shows The Guardian
  • Healthcare system’s effectiveness may decline with rising COVID-19 cases, warns minister TASS
  • COVID-19: Moscow Shuts Down As Russia's Infections, Deaths ... Channels Television
  • Russia: Population shrinks for first time in 15 years Al Jazeera
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    Export/Import

  • Tajikistan and Turkmenistan increase early apple exports to Russia FreshPlaza
  • Newport Manufacturer Sets Sights on Growth Through Russian ... Business News Wales
  • China strives for finding new growth points in trade with Russia - representative TASS
  • Belarus latest: Lukashenko's exports to Europe have grown despite ... Bloomberg.com
  • Russia’s current account stabilises despite higher oil prices ING Think
  • Russia's wheat exports fall 13% on year to 13.6 mil mt S&P Global
  • EIA projects non-OECD Asia to become the largest importers of ... EIA
  • As Moscow turns down coal deal at COP26, Russian miners get ... Barents Observer
  • ING: Russia's current account stabilises despite higher oil prices bne IntelliNews
  • Slowing Russian imports suggest the bounce back momentum is ... bne IntelliNews
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    Public Spending

  • UPDATE 1-Russia's budget could get $27 bln oil and gas revenue boost in 2021 - ministry Reuters
  • Russia heading for 2021 budget surplus, even with Putin spending goal -analysts Reuters
  • Can climate laggards change? Russia, like Australia, first needs to overcome significant domestic resistance The Conversation
  • Generous spending in Russia’s budget amid higher oil prices ING Think
  • Russian budget consolidation may face obstacles in 2022 ING Think
  • Russian budget: modest deficit leaves fiscal room for 2021 ING Think
  • Russian government seeks increased state spending in years ahead Reuters
  • UPDATE 1-Russian finmin, cenbank agreed on $22 bln spending from rainy-day fund Reuters
  • Oil-Dependent Russia Seeks to Protect Economy From Energy Transition Wall Street Journal
  • Russia to scale down state support for the economy in 2021 Reuters
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    Public Debt

  • Russia Debt Sanctions Seen As a Possibility Amid Ukraine Border ... Bloomberg.com
  • U.S. House Adds Russia Debt Sanctions to Defense Policy Bill The Chronicle
  • Foreigners' share in Russia's government bonds nears five-year low as sanction fears increase Reuters
  • Russian debt market resilient to more sanctions, central bank says Reuters
  • Russia to scale down state support for the economy in 2021 Reuters
  • Weekly inflow of foreign funds in Russia's govt bonds hits 2021 high Reuters
  • Russia's debt collectors turn violent as recession leaves 11.5m in debt The Guardian
  • Russia Vows to Forgive Ethiopia's Debts Amid Growing Push for ... The Moscow Times
  • Bailout projections indicate Ukraine will not repay Russia debt Financial Times
  • UPDATE 1-Russia's foreign debt shrinks to lowest since 2009 as rouble weakens Reuters
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