NOVOCHERKASSK, Russia Spring in Novocherkassk, a small city in Russia's south, is rich. Acacias bloom, the town thick with the smell of their waterfalls of flowers. White fluff flies off poplar trees in flurries, gets caught in hair, lands in soup.
(Reuters) -The International Space Station (ISS) was thrown briefly out of control on Thursday when jet thrusters of a newly arrived Russian research module inadvertently fired a few hours after it was docked to the orbiting outpost, NASA officials said. | Video
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MOSCOW U.S. investor Michael Calvey on Monday told a Moscow court trying him on embezzlement charges that an innocent verdict in his case would trigger billions of dollars in foreign investment and help create thousands of new jobs.
(Corrects paragraph 24 of a July 13 article to clarify the number of sources who provided which piece of information. Three of the people with knowledge of the delegation’s findings, not four as the article stated, said the Gamaleya information the scientists accessed showed that fetal bovine serum had been used in the culture to nurture the master cell bank and that the developers hadn’t documented the serum’s origin. One of the people specified the information was contained in paperwork, not four.)
PARIS, July 13 The developers of Russia’s
Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine have repeatedly failed to provide
data that regulators deem to be standard requirements of the
drug approval process, according to five people with knowledge
of European efforts to assess the drug, providing new insight
into the country’s struggle to win foreign acceptance of its
MOSCOW A black market in fake vaccination certificates is thriving in Russia after Moscow city authorities ordered all public-facing workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
MOSCOW (Reuters) -Transforming the site of what once was a Soviet-era car factory into a state-of-the-art facility churning out Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V was the easy bit.
MOSCOW, May 14 Transforming the site of what
once was a Soviet-era car factory into a state-of-the-art
facility churning out Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V was
the easy bit.
ELGA, Russia No one on the train knew what time it would arrive at its destination. For hour after hour it snaked through the snow-covered forests of far eastern Siberia without passing a single settlement.