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HC stays arrest of Russian woman

HC stays arrest of Russian woman

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat high court on Friday stayed city crime branch from arresting Anastasia Leonskaia (38), the who along with her 18-month-old son is seeking exit clearance to return her native country. She is charged with illegal entry and overstaying in India. Justice Sonia Gokani ordered police not to take […]

Odia youth missing off Russia coast

Odia youth missing off Russia coast

SAMBALPUR: , a 24-year-old youth from , is among six persons missing after two fuel ships carrying Indian and Turkish crew caught fire in the off on Monday. Six other Indians had already been confirmed dead in the blaze that swept the two vessels while fuel was being transferred from […]

Indian-American lawmaker joins key Congressional committees

Indian-American lawmaker joins key Congressional committees

WASHINGTON: Indian-American Democratic Congressman has been appointed to several key Congressional committees, reflecting his growing stature within the party and the Congress. In the current 116th Congress, Khanna has joined three influential committees — Oversight and Reform, Armed Services and Budget. The 42-year-old Congressman, who represents Silicon valley, has also […]

Alleged US spy Paul Whelan was unwittingly carrying Russian state secrets on flash drive, his lawyer says

Alleged US spy Paul Whelan was unwittingly carrying Russian state secrets on flash drive, his lawyer says

The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his client was given a flash drive containing Russian ?state secrets? before he was arrested, but did not know he had them and had not looked at them. Paul Whelan, a former […]

Russia frees ?sex trainer? Anastasia Vashukevich, who claimed to have proof of links between tycoon and Trump campaign, after she vows to stay silent

Russia frees ?sex trainer? Anastasia Vashukevich, who claimed to have proof of links between tycoon and Trump campaign, after she vows to stay silent

A self-described sex trainer from Belarus who became an unlikely player in an investigation of Russian interference in the US presidential campaign was released from a Moscow jail on Tuesday, a defence lawyer involved in the case said, after she promised to stay silent about her collusion claims. Anastasia Vashukevich, […]