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2011-11-14 08:00:00

Russia has beat the US in discovering that there is no benefit to going on and off daylight savings time twice each year. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) November

2010-09-17 13:00:00

KIEV, Ukraine, September 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych and the President of Russia Dmitriy Medvedev take part in the International Road Rally "Avtoprobeg" taking place between the two biggest European countries.

2010-04-08 10:24:00

WASHINGTON, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of the Global Zero movement, at a press conference at the National Press Club this morning, applauded the new START accord signed today by Presidents Obama and Medvedev in Prague and urged its ratification.

2010-03-19 08:18:00

LISSE, The Netherlands, March 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Accompanied by HRH Princess Maxima der Nederlanden Mrs Svetlana Medvedeva, spouse of the president of the Russian Federation has officially opened the 61st edition of Keukenhof international flower exhibition in Lisse, The Netherlands.

2009-07-05 11:39:17

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev says there's no pardon in the works for imprisoned oil magnate Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who was once the country's richest man. At this point, there is nothing to discuss, Medvedev said Saturday on his official Web site. As Russia's most famous inmate, Khodorkovsky remains a subject of interest, with supporters saying the Kremlin destroyed him to gain control of the Yukos oil company, which Khodorkovsky built from privatization deals in the 1990s, CNN reported...

2009-06-06 15:07:50

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev says his country wants to increase grain exports to an expanding Asia Pacific market. Speaking Saturday as the first World Grain Forum opened in St.

2009-05-22 08:05:00

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev proposed that the European Union help with a loan to Ukraine to secure natural gas supplies.

2009-05-20 16:18:24

The Russian-European Union economic summit starting Thursday will concentrate on the global economy, presidential aide Sergei Prikhodko said in Moscow. It is the main issue, Prikhodko, an aide to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, said Wednesday. Issues such as energy security for Europe and international trouble spots will be discussed in the light of economic cooperation, he said. Russia's gross domestic product fell 9.5 percent in the first quarter of 2009 compared to the fourth quarter of...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.