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Dublin: 11 °C Friday 31 July, 2015

#Russia

# russia - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Elderly woman blows kisses to media as she is arrested on suspicion of murdering two men Gruesome

Elderly woman blows kisses to media as she is arrested on suspicion of murdering two men

Police found a sack containing the body without a head or limbs next to a pond.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine has blacklisted French actor Gerard Depardieu Blacklisted

Ukraine has blacklisted French actor Gerard Depardieu

The 66-year-old actor has described Russia as a “great democracy”.

# russia - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Here’s everything you need to know about today’s 2018 World Cup qualifying draw

Ireland are one of 141 countries awaiting their fate.

# russia - Friday 24 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A Hozier video made for €1,500 in a Cork house got nominated for an MTV award Take Me To Church

A Hozier video made for €1,500 in a Cork house got nominated for an MTV award

Its co-director Brendan Canty of Feel Good Lost told us how it all came together.

# russia - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These are the biggest threats facing the world right now Worries

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now

It ranges from Isis to climate change.

# russia - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 18 rare colour photographs of the Russian Empire from over 100 years ago Rossiyskaya Imperiya

18 rare colour photographs of the Russian Empire from over 100 years ago

A rare glimpse into life a century ago.

From TheJournal.ie Trump’s latest comments about illegal immigrants made a fight break out The Trump

Trump’s latest comments about illegal immigrants made a fight break out

The wannabe presidential candidate also thinks he and Putin could be best buds.

From TheJournal.ie Russian ‘anti-gay fever’ flag shares its inspiration with Irish No campaign Spot The Difference

Russian ‘anti-gay fever’ flag shares its inspiration with Irish No campaign

A Mammy, Daddy and their kids have been causing an awful stir this week.

# russia - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Serbian PM stoned while attending commemoration for victims of massacre Srebrenica

WATCH: Serbian PM stoned while attending commemoration for victims of massacre

More than 1,000 of the bodies of those killed are yet to be recovered.

# russia - Friday 10 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Putin’s party launches a ‘flag for straights’ to combat ‘gay fever’ Real Family

# russia - Thursday 9 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Vladimir Putin is nervous about starting yoga Warrior Pose

Vladimir Putin is nervous about starting yoga

“I’ll see what I am able to do based on my physical aptitude.” No more than yourself.

# russia - Friday 12 June, 2015

Bale v Hazard, a huge game for Northern Ireland and this weekend’s crucial qualifiers

A win for Michael O’Neill’s men at home to Romania will set them on course for their first European Championships.

# russia - Sunday 7 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘We need to stand up to Russia’ – Barack Obama is talking tough at the G7 summit We Ain't Kidding

‘We need to stand up to Russia’ – Barack Obama is talking tough at the G7 summit

The US president says sanctions against Vladimir Putin won’t change until a ceasefire is complied with in Ukraine.

# russia - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 3 Midweek Longreads: The man who was kidnapped and caged in a zoo Bookmark Or Get Stuck In

3 Midweek Longreads: The man who was kidnapped and caged in a zoo

Longreads to savour or save.

# russia - Monday 1 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?) Beacon Of Light

Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?)

We have an awful lot of work to do…

# russia - Saturday 23 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie Russia

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie

The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.

# russia - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Swedes have a novel way of deterring Russian submarines – calling them gay Gaydar

Swedes have a novel way of deterring Russian submarines – calling them gay

A sonar device sends out the message “This Way if You Are Gay”.

# russia - Saturday 9 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Red Army made a comeback today to celebrate defeating the Nazis Mother Russia This post contains images

The Red Army made a comeback today to celebrate defeating the Nazis

The Russian capital saw a massive WW2 parade despite a western boycott.

# russia - Friday 8 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The out-of-control Russian spacecraft disintegrated before it reached Earth Phew

The out-of-control Russian spacecraft disintegrated before it reached Earth

It entered the atmosphere over part of the Pacific Ocean.

# russia - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Finland’s navy fired warning shots at something (but doesn’t know what it was)

Finland’s navy fired warning shots at something (but doesn’t know what it was)

Was it a bird? Was it a plane? Probably not, seeing as it was underwater.

# russia - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

# russia - Friday 17 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Russia bans Tom Hardy movie as it casts the country as ‘a sort of Mordor’ Censored

Russia bans Tom Hardy movie as it casts the country as ‘a sort of Mordor’

The Russian culture minister said ‘Child 44′ painted the population as “sub-human”.

# russia - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Look up – a bunch of astronauts are about to float over Ireland Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane?

Look up – a bunch of astronauts are about to float over Ireland

The International Space Station will be visable in our skies for the next five nights.

From TheJournal.ie Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’ All Together Now

Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’

The country made its latest loan repayment today – but more trouble lies ahead.

From The Daily Edge Just a dog, taking its human for a nice walk Walkies

Just a dog, taking its human for a nice walk

You read that right.

# russia - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cash-strapped Greece is cosying up to Russia now To Russia With Love

Cash-strapped Greece is cosying up to Russia now

The Greek prime minister has already said he doesn’t support sanctions against Russia.

# russia - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but ‘there’s nothing to worry about’ Blaze

A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but ‘there’s nothing to worry about’

It is believed the vessel wasn’t carrying nuclear fuel.

# russia - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A Russian trawler has sunk leaving at least 54 people dead Russia

A Russian trawler has sunk leaving at least 54 people dead

The fishing vessel sank off the coast of the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia’s far east.

# russia - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Russia’s heavy drinkers turn to cleaning products over money woes Under The Counter

Russia’s heavy drinkers turn to cleaning products over money woes

One doctor says he has noticed a “wave” of complications.

# russia - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Passenger flight makes emergency landing after ‘engine shuts down’ Russia

Passenger flight makes emergency landing after ‘engine shuts down’

It reportedly had 78 passengers on board.

# russia - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Simon Coveney is NOT happy about Russian war planes flying close to Ireland Not Acceptable

Simon Coveney is NOT happy about Russian war planes flying close to Ireland

The Minister for Defence was speaking in the Dáil today.

# russia - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These brave souls will represent Ireland at the international ice swimming championships From Russia With Chilblains

These brave souls will represent Ireland at the international ice swimming championships

Because our own water isn’t cold enough…

# russia - Monday 16 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Calm down, Putin isn’t dead He's Fine

Calm down, Putin isn’t dead

He appeared at a press conference with the leader of Kyrgyzstan earlier today.

# russia - Friday 13 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Rumours swirl of Vladimir Putin baby with ex-Russian gymnast Baby Vlad?

Rumours swirl of Vladimir Putin baby with ex-Russian gymnast

A spokesperson has denied the rumours.

# russia - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Kremlin: Putin’s not ill, he could break your hand if he wanted to Sure He's Grand

Kremlin: Putin’s not ill, he could break your hand if he wanted to

The Russian president hasn’t been seen in public in a while.

# russia - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Boris Nemtsov murder suspect: Police tortured me into confessing Electric Shocks

Boris Nemtsov murder suspect: Police tortured me into confessing

The man claims he was beaten and subjected to electrical shocks.

From The Daily Edge This man returned home after 2 years and got the best welcome ever from his dog Welcome Home

This man returned home after 2 years and got the best welcome ever from his dog

If you’ve ever seen a happier dog, we don’t want to hear about it.

# russia - Monday 9 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Putin: ‘We had heavy machine guns ready so we wouldn’t waste time talking’ Crimea

Putin: ‘We had heavy machine guns ready so we wouldn’t waste time talking’

Russian president Vladimir Putin has revealed details of the secret meeting he held on taking Crimea.

# russia - Saturday 7 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Two arrested over Boris Nemtsov killing Russia

Two arrested over Boris Nemtsov killing

The politician was a high-profile government critic under Putin’s rule.

# russia - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: 32 killed in east Ukraine mine blast Donetsk This post contains images

PHOTOS: 32 killed in east Ukraine mine blast

At least 17 have been killed with 16 more missing.

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