Comment this story Comment Alexey Navalny is Russia’s most prominent opposition figure, an anti-corruption investigator whose denunciations have targeted President Vladimir Putin and his entourage. His detention and imprisonment in 2021 upon his voluntary return from Germany, where he was recovering from a nerve agent attack he blames on theRead More →

Tomsk State University and MARA University of Technology (UiTM), a leading higher education institution in Malaysia, have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation. The ceremony took place online on March 14. The universities presented their achievements and discussed possible areas of collaboration. In particular, Malaysian colleagues aim toRead More →

Russian engineering universities are renowned for their high educational standards. Industrial engineering universities in Russia provide training for careers in aviation, oil and gas, metallurgy, wood processing, and other industries that use machinery and equipment. An engineering professional would be able to not only troubleshoot and configure machine tools andRead More →

Russian investigators on Wednesday opened criminal proceedings against a blogger for spreading what they said was “knowingly false information” about the war in Ukraine, during the first application of a new law that carries a penalty of up to up to 15 years in prison. The Investigative Committee said theRead More →

New Russian law means 15 years in prison or military conscription that sends anti-war Russians to Ukraine with orders to shoot civilians The New York Times published on Monday an article describing how thousands of middle-class Russians have fled the country for neighboring Armenia and (Republic of) Georgia since theRead More →

One of Russia’s oldest universities to expel at least 13 students detained during anti-war protests that have erupted across the country in recent weeks, according to business daily Kommersant reported Wednesday. The prestigious St Petersburg State University is expected to draft further expulsion orders for students after continued protests againstRead More →

Russians are bracing for an economic recession that could be the deepest since the 1990s after the United States and its allies imposed ‘crushing’ sanctions on Moscow, seeking to punish President Vladimir Putin for the unprovoked invasion from Ukraine. Analysts say citizens face a future characterized by runaway inflation, risingRead More →