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Vladimir Putin has set up Soviet military-patriotic movement ‘Young Army’ So far 104 schoolchildren have joined scheme that has echoes of cold war Critics drew parallels with Hitler Youth but Russia says it’s just about raising generation ‘ready to build

Russia’s foreign minister says President Vladimir Putin’s planned trip to China will give powerful new impulse to ties between the two nations. Speaking Tuesday at a Moscow conference, Sergey Lavrov described expanding ties with China as Russia’s top foreign policy

VLADIMIR Putin has been granted permission to build a super army to crush Islamic State (ISIS) fanatics at home and abroad. The National Guard force – which was approved by the Russian parliament today – will be put under the

Tens of thousands of lives have been saved and a million people have received aid, thanks to Syria ceasefire established with Russia’s help, US Secretary of State John Kerry said. However, he was critical of Moscow’s ‘unworkable’ proposal to end

FEMALE troops in Moscow showed a little more thigh than their male counterparts at Red Square’s Victory Day parade this week. The women were dubbed “Putin’s miniskirt army” after their skimpy uniforms turned heads in the Russian capital. In a

Russian president was showing off his stick skills during a game against amateurs when he fell on the rink From bare-chested horse riding to swimming the icy waters of Siberia, Russian president Vladimir Putin is keen for the world to

The most admired man and woman in the world are Bill Gates and Angelina Jolie according to a new poll VladimirPutin is admired more than Pope Francis and the Dalai Lama, according to a new survey. YouGov’s “world’s most admired” poll for