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# russian - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Baby boy rescued from collapsed Russian building after fatal gas explosion

It was reported that the child survived temperatures that fell overnight to around minus 27 degrees.

# russian - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Daughter of ex-Russian spy poisoned by nerve agent refuses consular assistance from Russian embassy

Skripal was discharged from hospital on Monday, more than a month after the 4 March nerve agent attack.

# russian - Saturday 10 March, 2018

More than 200 witnesses identified in probe into poisoning of Russian ex-spy in UK

One of the police officers who was injured in the attack has said today that he’s “no hero”.

# russian - Monday 5 March, 2018

Ex-Russian spy in critical condition after exposure to 'unknown substance' in England - UK media

A man in his 60s and a woman in her 30s, were found unconscious on a bench in The Maltings in Salisbury yesterday.

# russian - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Trump's former campaign manager offered to give 'private briefings' to a Russian billionaire

Paul Manafort worked as Trump’s manager during the 2016 presidential election campaign.

# russian - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Video footage suggests Russia may be arming the Taliban

The footage obtained by CNN shows Taliban fighters brandishing weapons they claim were supplied by Russian government sources.

# russian - Friday 14 July, 2017

Russian lobbyist in meeting with Donald Trump Jr denies being a spy

The unidentified man, who has dual Russian and US citizenship, is “a former Soviet counter intelligence officer”.

# russian - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Here's how Leaving Cert students did in French, Russian and Japanese

Some performed very well, while others struggled with basic vocabulary.

# russian - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

'Commander, we're falling': Pilots' final words on doomed Russian plane reported as second black box found

Early indications suggest the plane’s wingflaps may have been faulty.

# russian - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Tense talks between Russian ambassador and Fine Gael TD: 'You walked into Crimea and took it over' Let's Talk This post contains videos

Tense talks between Russian ambassador and Fine Gael TD: 'You walked into Crimea and took it over'

“Of course you know much more than myself about Russia’s military in Crimea, I’m sure,” the ambassador told Barrett today.

# russian - Friday 5 February, 2016

Man airlifted from Russian ship off Cork coast after "sustaining burns" in engine room

The rescue happened today at about 5.45pm.

# russian - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

German police accused of covering up the rape of a 13-year-old girl

Russia is calling for an explanation over Berlin’s handling of the case.

# russian - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From The42 Seb Coe's right-hand man steps aside over leaked email Problems

Seb Coe's right-hand man steps aside over leaked email

“What has become apparent today is that I have become the story.”

# russian - Friday 18 December, 2015

The UN Security Council has backed a US-Russian plan for peace in Syria

The US and Moscow are ‘agreeing to disagree’ on the fate of Bashar al-Assad.

# russian - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

UK astronaut Tim Peake arrives at International Space Station

The 43-year-old said he would call his relatives from space to wish them a merry Christmas.

# russian - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Fancy being a millionaire hacker? It's easier than you might think

Learn some code, pick up some Russian… and be ok with living a criminal life. Easy as 1,2,3…

# russian - Friday 5 June, 2015

Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers

The four men driving the vehicles have been arrested on suspicion of breaking immigration laws.

# russian - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

'Lock up your wives and don't let them use WhatsApp'

The leader of Chechnya made the calls after a story of an arranged marriage spread on the messaging app.

# russian - Saturday 16 May, 2015

A 74-year-old Russian man born in a house in Dublin in 1940 wants his Irish birth registered

Sergey Chesnokov says he was born on Henrietta Street.

# russian - Friday 20 February, 2015

Vladimir Putin says Russia's army can't be stopped

The comments come as the fragile ceasefire in Ukraine looks to be crumbling.

# russian - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Russian aircraft enters Irish-controlled airspace AGAIN

The government said incidents like this are “concerning”.

# russian - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Britain to hold public inquiry into fatal poisoning of former Russian spy

Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned in London with radioactive tea eight years ago.

# russian - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Insanely lucky pedestrian narrowly avoids falling crane Close Call

# russian - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Ukraine starts 'unity talks' as Russia warns of civil war

The discussions come just two weeks before an election in the country.

# russian - Monday 12 May, 2014

Rebels claim victory in independence referendums in eastern Ukraine

Complete results are expected later today.

# russian - Monday 7 April, 2014

# russian - Thursday 27 March, 2014

UN declares Crimea's breakaway vote illegal

Today’s resolution asks countries not to recognise any alteration of the status of the Black Sea peninsula.

# russian - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Russian Ambassador asks why the EU accepts "Nazi" elements in Ukraine

Speaking to the Foreign Affairs committee this afternoon, Maxim Peshkov stressed that troops that have appeared in Crimea in recent weeks are not Russian.

# russian - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about a problem in the SME sector, the debris found from Malaysia Airlines flight and the Great White shark on the way to Ireland.

# russian - Friday 7 March, 2014

Pro-Russian gunmen have stormed a Ukrainian military command centre

Around 20 attackers entered the base without firing a shot, report say.

# russian - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge These are some of the most bizarre wedding images in existence Holy Matrimony

These are some of the most bizarre wedding images in existence

We’re clearly missing a trick in Ireland when it comes to wedding photography.

# russian - Sunday 19 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watching this stuntman at work made our legs go funny Dont Look Down

# russian - Friday 10 January, 2014

Russia ordered to pay €2m to families of 36 'disappeared' Chechens

The men were abducted at night by Russian federal servicemen. None of their families have had any news of them since.

# russian - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Russian man crashes into river but stays perfectly calm River Car

Russian man crashes into river but stays perfectly calm

When you’re in deep, you’re in deep.

# russian - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge This is a liliger - three quarters lion, one quarter tiger Bred For Skills

This is a liliger - three quarters lion, one quarter tiger

Quick, somebody call Napoleon Dynamite.

Obama to call for nuclear cuts in Berlin speech

The US President will use an open-air speech to propose a reduction in American and Russian warheads.

# russian - Friday 7 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge This Russian kid dancing at the club does not have time for you In Da Club This post contains videos

This Russian kid dancing at the club does not have time for you

He is owning that dancefloor.

# russian - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Boston police chief: We never got the warning about the Tsarnaevs

Russian authorities had alerted the FBI in 2011 about a possible threat from Tamerlan Tsarnaev – but Boston police were never told.

# russian - Friday 3 May, 2013

TDs and senators back down from sanctions on Russia over lawyer death

Warnings from the Russian ambassador to Ireland over possible blacklisting of Russian officials in response to the treatment and death of Sergei Magnitsky appear to have been heeded.

# russian - Friday 22 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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