# russia - Thursday 21 July, 2016
Decision paves the way for a blanket ban on the entire Russian team.
# russia - Wednesday 20 July, 2016
The Games’ governing body are cutting it tight for the world’s biggest country.
# russia - Tuesday 19 July, 2016
The governing body has promised to impose ‘the toughest sanctions available’ in the wake of the McLaren report.
Night-time visits by Russian secret service agents were also part of the scheme, the McLaren report claims.
As a result Wada has called on Fifa to investigate sports minister Vitaly Mutko, the president of the Russian football federation and chief organiser of the 2018 World Cup.
# russia - Monday 18 July, 2016
Elsewhere, four Irish U20 players have joined the Connacht academy and Peter Sagan wins a cracking sprint finish in the Tour de France.
The McLaren report says the nation used a complex state-supported doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
# russia - Monday 4 July, 2016
Body parts washed up on a beach, police said.
# russia - Friday 24 June, 2016
The hunt is still on for Russian hooligans who left two English supporters in comas.
# russia - Monday 20 June, 2016
Aaron Ramsey and Neil Taylor were also on target for Chris Coleman’s side against Russia.
# russia - Sunday 19 June, 2016
The group were taking part in a summer camp close to the lake.
The 26-year-old has revealed junk food provided the perfect cure for his woes following Wales’ heartbreaking defeat.
It can cut through ice of up to 2.8 metres thick
# russia - Friday 17 June, 2016
A task force found that they did not meet the criteria needed to lift the ban and no vote was taken in Vienna today.
# russia - Thursday 16 June, 2016
Russia has summoned the French ambassador to protest over the arrests.
# russia - Tuesday 14 June, 2016
It was announced earlier today that the team was being hit with a suspended disqualification.
It means the side are allowed remain in the competition but face being kicked out if there’s more trouble.
# russia - Monday 13 June, 2016
The senior Russian football official and politician says 90 per cent of fans go to a game looking to fight, insisting that it is “normal”
10 people – six Britons, three French and an Austrian – face an immediate trial.
A Russian hooligan speaks out after violent scenes in France.
# russia - Sunday 12 June, 2016
UEFA will work with local authorities to try to ensure there is no repeat of the violence that followed England’s 1-1 draw with Russia.
The 45-year-old was keen to talk about on-field matters only following his side’s 1-1 draw with England.
# russia - Saturday 11 June, 2016
England took on Russia in their opening Group B encounter.
# russia - Tuesday 24 May, 2016
It was announced by the International Olympic Committee last week 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from competing in Rio.
# russia - Wednesday 18 May, 2016
Western relations with Russia have been strained since the country annexed Crimea in March 2014
# russia - Sunday 15 May, 2016
The photos are the work of Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii, who systematically documented the Russian Empire between 1905 and 1915.
The winning song, 1944, is about the deportations of Crimean Tatars during World War II.
# russia - Friday 13 May, 2016
# russia - Thursday 28 April, 2016
It sounds a bit like a scene from Home Alone.
# russia - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
# russia - Monday 11 April, 2016
The identity of the bombers who attacked the station was not immediately clear.
# russia - Monday 28 March, 2016
Extra security measures will be taken for the French team’s first game back at Stade de France since November’s terrorist attacks.
# russia - Saturday 19 March, 2016
The accident happened early this morning.
# russia - Thursday 17 March, 2016
We don’t think it’s meant to work like that.
Yuliya Efimova was also a medallist at the 2012 Olympics.
# russia - Tuesday 15 March, 2016
Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
The Russian airbase in the country is preparing after an order from Putin.
# russia - Monday 14 March, 2016
The withdrawal will begin tomorrow.
# russia - Sunday 13 March, 2016
Rugby’s governing body has confirmed the suspensions.