Russia reports 24,763 new COVID-19 cases, 570 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia on Thursday reported 24,763 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, including 5,893 in Moscow, taking the national tally to 3,495,816, the world’s fourth largest.Authorities also confirmed 570 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the official death toll to 63,940.


Russia reports 23,309 new coronavirus cases, 470 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia on Saturday reported 23,309 new coronavirus cases over the previous 24 hours, including 4,900 in Moscow, taking the national tally to 3,379,103.Authorities said 470 people had died, taking Russia’s official death toll to 61,381.


Russia reports 23,652 new coronavirus cases, 454 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia on Friday reported 23,652 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, including 5,027 in Moscow, taking the national tally to 3,355,794.Authorities said 454 people had died, taking Russia's official death toll to 60,911.


Russia inoculates over 800,000 people against COVID-19, issues vaccination certificates

More than 800,000 people in Russia have been inoculated so far against the new coronavirus and more than 1.5 million vaccine doses have been dispatched, Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on Saturday. Russia, which began rolling out its Sputnik V vaccine in early December, has the world’


Russia reports 27,039 new coronavirus cases, 536 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia on Friday reported 27,039 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, including 5,907 in Moscow, pushing the national tally to 3,186,336.Authorities said 536 people had died overnight, taking the official death toll to 57,555.


Russia’s total number of COVID-19 cases crosses 3 million mark

MOSCOW: The total number of cases of coronavirus infections in Russia crossed the 3 million mark for the first time on Saturday after officials recorded 29,258 new cases in the preceding 24 hours and 567 deaths.This brought the total number of cases of coronavirus in Russia since the start of the


Russia reports 29,018 new COVID-19 cases, 563 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia on Friday reported 29,018 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, including 7,315 in Moscow, taking the national total to 2,992,706 since the pandemic began.Authorities said 563 had died in the last 24 hours, pushing the official death toll to 53,659.


Russia reports record COVID-19 cases and deaths

MOSCOW: Russia reported a record one-day tally of 29,935 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday as well as 635 deaths from the virus, the most confirmed in a single 24 hour period since the pandemic began.Authorities have so far reported a total 2,963,688 cases and an official death toll of 53,096.


Russia reports 27,250 new coronavirus cases

MOSCOW: Russia on Wednesday reported 27,250 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, including 5,652 in Moscow, pushing the national tally to 2,933,753.Authorities said 549 people had died overnight, taking the official death toll to 52,461.


Putin signs bill giving presidents lifetime immunity

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed legislation that will grant former presidents lifetime immunity once they leave office.The bill, which was published online Tuesday, gives former presidents and their families immunity from prosecution for crimes committed during their lif


Keep up the good work, Putin tells spy agency staff

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the foreign intelligence service was exceptionally important for protecting the country, in comments made soon after it was accused by some of being behind a major hack on U.S. government departments.  Speaking at an event commemorating 100 years since t


Russia reports 28,552 new coronavirus cases, 611 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia reported 28,552 new coronavirus cases on Friday, including 6,937 in Moscow, taking the national case tally to 2,791,220 since the pandemic began.Authorities also reported 611 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the official death toll to 49,762.


Russia scales back COVID-19 screening amid surging cases

MOSCOW: Russia has conducted around 10% fewer COVID-19 tests so far this month than the same period a month ago, despite a surge in recorded infections, official data shows, raising questions over authorities’ ability to control the spread.Beyond affluent Moscow, people with COVID-19 symptom


Russia reports 26,689 new coronavirus cases, 577 deaths

MOSCOW: Russia on Tuesday reported 26,689 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours, including 5,418 in Moscow, pushing the national tally to 2,707,945.Authorities said 577 people had died overnight, taking the official death toll to 47,968.


Daily Russian Virus Infections Hit Record

Coronavirus infections in Russia hit a new record on Sunday, as the country’s authorities registered 29,039 new confirmed cases, the highest daily spike in the pandemic. Russia’s total of over 2.4 million reported infections remains the fourth largest caseload in the world. Russia has


Moscow Launches Online Registration for COVID-19 Vaccination

Moscow launched an online service on Friday for people to book appointments to be vaccinated against COVID-19, two days after President Vladimir Putin called for large-scale vaccinations. Sputnik V, one of two Russian-made vaccines to have received regulatory approval in Russia despite clinical t


COVID-19 Infections in Russia Hit New Record

Coronavirus infections in Russia hit a new record on Thursday, as the country’s authorities reported 28,145 new confirmed cases -- the highest daily spike in the pandemic and an increase of 2,800 cases from those registered the previous day. Russia’s total number of COVID-19 cases - n


Putin Orders Russia to Begin Mass COVID-19 Vaccinations

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered the start of a “large-scale” COVID-19 vaccination by late next week, with doctors and teachers to be the first in line to receive the Sputnik V shots, which have yet to complete advanced studies needed to ensure its effectiveness an




Caricature

Polls