WATCH: Moscow's stray subway riding dogs

2018-10-06 18:58

If you happen to be riding the subway in Moscow be sure to bring along a dog biscuit or two.

WATCH: How an astronaut prepares for six months in space

2018-09-08 09:14

It takes years of training in technical skills and a process of mental preparation to be ready to head up to the International Space Station in a Soyuz rocket.

World's most congested cities: Here's where SA ranks

2017-10-25 09:28

If you think traffic is bad in SA, you should count yourself lucky you don't drive in Los Angeles. Take a look at where Cape Town and Johannesburg rank among the world's most congested cities.

Death toll from thunderstorm in Moscow climbs to 14

2017-05-30 18:03

Russian officials say the death toll from a powerful thunderstorm in Moscow and its suburbs has reached 14.

Dakar to Moscow in just 3 days: VW Amarok bakkie sets new record

2017-04-26 09:31

Adventurer Rainer Zietlow drove a Volkswagen Amarok bakkie from Dakar to Moscow in 3 days, setting a new world record. He also raised money for a Senegalese charity.

Russia denies intelligence contacts with Trump campaign team

2017-02-15 17:41

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov has denied reports of intercepted phone calls between Russian intelligence officials and members of Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

Russia burns food meant for BMW racing team

2015-08-28 11:21

BMW is the latest victim of Russia's food-destroying programme as 1.5 tonnes of supplies for the automaker's DTM team in Moscow has been burned.

Drunk driver blamed for Total CEO's plane crash

2014-10-21 15:35

Authorities are investigating a plane crash which killed the CEO of oil giant Total, Christophe de Margerie, at a Moscow airport. His private jet struck a snowplough, allegedly driven by a drunk driver, on takeoff.

Total president killed in plane crash

2014-10-21 08:26

The president of Formula 1 sponsor Total, Christophe de Margerie, along with three crew members were killed in a plane crash at the Vnukovo airport in Moscow. De Margerie's Paris-bound jet crashed into a snow machine on the runway.

Russian banks dismiss investor fears

2014-08-01 10:22

Russia's three largest banks have sought to convince investors that they are able to meet obligations, despite their inclusion on the EU's sanction list.


WATCH: Russia's Vladimir Putin's presidential ride - luxury Aurus Senat limousine unveiled

2018-09-11 07:50

The Aurus Senat presidential limousine and Senat sedan were showcased for the first time at the Moscow International Automobile Salon.

WATCH: Taxi ploughs into Moscow crowd

2018-06-18 14:04

A taxi drove into a crowd of people near Moscow's Red Square, injuring eight people including Mexicans in the city for the soccer World Cup.

Trump Jr releases 'full email chain' on Russia meeting

2017-07-11 17:58

President Donald Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr., has released an email chain that shows him discussing plans to hear damaging information on Hillary Clinton.

Violent storm kills six in Moscow

2017-05-29 21:02

A violent storm sweeps through Moscow Monday, leaving 13 people dead and dozens injured as freak winds toppled hundreds of trees.

Epic VW bakkie record attempt: Dakar to Moscow in 4 days

2017-04-24 11:49

Adventurer Rainer Zietllow has set off from Dakar, Senegal in the hopes of setting a world record by driving to Moscow, Russia in just four days.

Russia probes attack on police claimed by ISIS

2016-08-19 19:43

Russia has said it was investigating after the Islamic State jihadist group claimed responsibility for an axe attack that injured two at a police checkpoint outside Moscow.

VW Russia cutting staff and hours

2015-03-24 14:24

Volkswagen says its Russian workforce and their working hours are to be cut because of weak demand and exchange rate-based price rises.

Total CEO dies in Moscow plane crash

2014-10-21 11:02

The death of French oil major Total's CEO Christophe de Margerie leaves a void at a difficult time as oil prices fall amid competition from state-backed rivals.

Night Wolves roam Moscow 'for motherland'

2014-10-07 11:21

Russia's version of the Hell's Angels - the Night Wolves - see themselves as patriotic soldiers and their nation's president, Vladimir Putin, is a member! Their cause: Mother Russia.

SA-bound BMW X6 debut in Moscow

2014-06-20 10:31

BMW's second-generation version of its odd-shaped sport utility X6 will make its debut at the 2014 Moscow auto show... And, it's headed for SA!

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