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France Football creates keeper award...

France Football creates keeper...

Football

Thu, Sep 19 2019

Yashin, who played for the Soviet Union from 1954-67, is the only keeper to have won the Ballon d’Or...

The long shadow of August 1975

The long shadow of August 1975

Waliur Rahman

Thu, Aug 15 2019

It was a tragedy like no other

What is the Chinese dream?

What is the Chinese dream?

Pratik Kumar

Thu, Jan 10 2019

China is rising fast, and the world must take note

Russia salutes World Cup heroes

Russia salutes World Cup heroes

Football

Sun, Jul 8 2018

The Kremlin dubbed the Russian national team heroes and proud football fans saluted their underdog

Spain eager to end host nation curse...

Spain eager to end host nation...

Football

Sun, Jul 1 2018

Spain will feel the heat when they face host Russia in the last 16 of

Soviet-era scientist says he helped...

Soviet-era scientist says he helped...

Europe

Tue, Mar 20 2018

Inspectors from the world's chemical weapons watchdog have begun examining the poison used in the attack...

Trump heads east

Trump heads east

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Nov 6 2017

Does the Trump administration have what it takes to stop China overwhelming the world?

Interactive: 100th anniversary of Russia’s...

Interactive: 100th anniversary of Russia’s...

Europe

Sun, Nov 5 2017

One century ago the Russian Revolution – an attempt to create a more just nation – sealed the fate of...

NYT: China killed CIA sources, hobbled...

NYT: China killed CIA sources, hobbled...

World

Sun, May 21 2017

The Chinese killed at least a dozen people providing information to the CIA from 2010 through 2012

Putin plays soviet classics on Xi Jinping's...

Putin plays soviet classics on Xi Jinping's...

World

Mon, May 15 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin was in Beijing to discuss a $1tn plan for infrastructure and economic...

Vladimir Putin orders Russian air force...

Vladimir Putin orders Russian air force...

Europe

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Measures to 'enhance combat readiness' have already begun

Infographic: Russia reopens military...

Infographic: Russia reopens military...

Europe

Sun, Feb 5 2017

Russia is rushing to re-open a chain of military bases throughout the Arctic, and building new ones,...

Interactive: 25 years since Soviet...

Interactive: 25 years since Soviet...

World

Fri, Dec 23 2016

25 years ago, the Soviet Union split apart and the Cold War as the world then knew it came to an end....

Fidel Castro: The man who beat all the...

Fidel Castro: The man who beat all the...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 27 2016

The US government spent more than $1bn trying to kill, undermine or otherwise force Castro from power,...

Why Pakistan still sees huge militant...

Why Pakistan still sees huge militant...

World

Wed, Oct 26 2016

Militants and hard-line religious parties were given government support, including hundreds of millions...

Saudi Arabia and Iran face off in...

Saudi Arabia and Iran face off in...

World

Fri, Oct 7 2016

Iran sees Afghanistan as a primary zone of influence, much as it sees Iraq. Saudi Arabia has a long history...

Q&A: What Colombian referendum's shocking...

Q&A: What Colombian referendum's shocking...

World

Mon, Oct 3 2016

A narrow win for Colombia's opponents to a government peace deal with Farc rebels has thrown the country...

Farc peace deal: End of Latin revolutionary...

Farc peace deal: End of Latin revolutionary...

Opinion

Fri, Sep 30 2016

It was certainly not the first armed rebellion in Latin America, which had witnessed numerous bloody...