Thursday April 16, 2015
A well-known pro-Russian journalist has been shot dead in Kiev, the Ukrainian government said, the latest in a series of allies of the country's former pro-Russian leaders to die in suspicious circumstances.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
The German budget airliner which crashed in the French Alps with 150 people on board is the worst air disaster in mainland France in 40 years.
Thursday March 19, 2015
Alfa Group's A1 has failed for a second time to attract buyers for a logistics centre owned by the Irish Government amid the political turmoil in Russia, according to reports from Bloomberg.
Thursday March 05, 2015
One Ukrainian soldier was killed and another wounded fighting pro-Russian separatists in the east, a military spokesman said, as the Ukrainian government accused rebels of increasing violations of a ceasefire deal.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
Thirty-three miners have been confirmed dead after a coal mine blast in the rebel-held city of Donetsk near the battle front in eastern Ukraine.
Monday March 02, 2015
US President Barack Obama has said the killing of Boris Nemtsov is a sign of a worsening climate in Russia where civil rights and media freedoms have been rolled back in the last several years.
Saturday February 28, 2015
Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed to do everything possible to bring to justice those responsible for the "vile" murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov in a drive-by shooting near the Kremlin.
Friday February 27, 2015
Ukraine today reported the first deaths in three days in the east of the country, denting hopes a ceasefire will hold.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Pro-Russian separatists brought reporters today to witness the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line in east Ukraine under a ceasefire deal.
Monday February 23, 2015
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said war with neighbouring Ukraine is unlikely.