Russian Communist MP stripped of immunity for illegal…

Russian MPs voted to deprive representative of the Communist Party faction, Valery Rashkin, of immunity for illegal hunting for the elk.  Prosecutor General Igor Krasnov found it necessary to bring MP Rashkin to administrative responsibility…

Man sentenced to 18 months of community work…

In the town of Zheleznodorozhny, the Moscow region, a man was punished after a toilet paper stunt that he performed with his cousin went wrong.  The man was sentenced to 18 months of community work,…

Russian pop star suffers severe burns as fire…

Russian pop singer Marina Khlebnikova suffered severe injuries as a result of a fire that broke out in her Moscow apartment. The singer fell into a drug-induced coma. The 56-year-old singer remains in serious condition…