Anti-corruption lawyer resigned to his fate: 'Only one man in the end dictates the law – Putin'
Putin must lead transition to post-Assad regime but there will be a price, says former Israeli PM
Fears that delivery of new weapons to Syria could spark new war and shift the balance of power
Pledge of peace talks driven by fears that push to remove Assad regime is destabilising the region
'We don’t want Britain to become a playground for these gangsters, let alone a battleground for violence'
Inquest told Russian oligarch's death was 'consistent with hanging' but tests continue
Post-mortem suggests 67-year-old took his own life but friends insist he would not have committed suicide
British Gas signed a £10bn deal that will reduce our dependence on Russia and Qatar for energy.
Russians and wealthy Cypriots angry over last-minute deal that raids holdings worth more than €100,000
One-year-old hurled from car into the path of lorry manages to survive
Amateur cameraman captures the horrific moment a Russian jet collides with a motorway bridge
Russian supporters say lack of black players is 'important tradition' and attack Arsenal
Real Madrid boss is world's best paid football manager according to list that suggests reputation doesn't always translate into cash
Deal has been struck that gets BP out of difficult relationship with AAR oligarchs
Prime Minister says inaction over Syrian bloodshed will leave ‘terrible stain’ on UN’s reputation
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It's both. Russian president in another action man stunt
The jailing of Pussy Riot members is only the latest attack on civil liberties in Russia
Outrage as Moscow court jails three members of punk protest band for 'hooliganism'