Businessman Yakobashvili doesn’t plan to return to Russia after gallery searched: Ifax

FILE PHOTO: Businessman David Yakobashvili attends the VTB Capital Investment Forum “Russia Calling!” in Moscow, Russia, November 28, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/File Photo MOSCOW (Reuters) – Prominent businessman David Yakobashvili... Read more »

Russia says tightening checks on wine imports from Georgia

TBILISI/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Monday it was tightening checks on the quality of Georgian wine imports, deepening tensions between the ex-Soviet neighbors after a visit by a... Read more »

Hamilton dominates in France on a dull day for F1

LE CASTELLET, France (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton put on a display of domination in a processional French Grand Prix on Sunday to go 36 points clear in the Formula... Read more »

Trump: naming Sessions U.S. attorney general was ‘biggest mistake’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that if he could have one “do-over,” it would be “personnel” decisions, including naming former Senator Jeff Sessions as... Read more »

India’s space startups ignite investor interest

MUMBAI (Reuters) – From companies building palm-sized satellites to those aiming to propel satellites into space using cleaner fuels, a new wave of space technology startups are mushrooming in... Read more »

Rouhani says U.S. drone’s ‘intrusion’ stokes tensions in Gulf

FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a meeting with tribal leaders in Kerbala, Iraq, March 12, 2019. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa Al-Deen/File Photo DUBAI (Reuters) – President Hassan Rouhani... Read more »

Iran to scale back nuclear deal compliance unless Europe moves: diplomat

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran may further scale back compliance with its nuclear deal soon unless European countries shield it from U.S. sanctions through a trade mechanism, the head of... Read more »

Any conflict in region could spread: Iran general

DUBAI (Reuters) – Any conflict in the Gulf region may spread uncontrollably, a senior Iranian military commander was cited as saying on Sunday by the semi-official news agency Fars.... Read more »

Bogus Brexit murder plot and other lies planted online by Russian accounts: study

LONDON (Reuters) – In August 2018, Spanish authorities uncovered a plot by anti-Brexit campaigners to assassinate leading Brexiteer and now favorite to be Britain’s next prime minister, Boris Johnson.... Read more »

House panel subpoenas Trump associate Sater after no-show

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. House panel issued a subpoena on Friday to Russian-born real estate developer Felix Sater after he failed to appear for a closed-door interview with... Read more »