Sergei Sobyanin

Opposition candidates fail to make ballot for Moscow mayor

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 - 01:00 GMT

Moscow's current Kremlin-backed mayor will face no real challengers in elections this year, after vocal opposition figures failed to clear hurdles to run against him.

Taxi ploughs into Moscow crowd including soccer fans, hurts eight

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 - 06:58 GMT

A taxi drove into a crowd of pedestrians near Moscow's Red Square on Saturday, injuring eight people including two Mexicans.