Anti-Putin protests mark Russian president's birthday - Financial Times

Financial TimesAnti-Putin protests mark Russian president's birthdayFinancial TimesRussian protesters marked President Vladimir Putin's 65th birthday with rallies calling for him to step down and allow opposition leader Alexei Navalny to stand in next year's election. With Mr Navalny watching from his jail cell having been arrested ...and more »

Vladimir Putin Just Woke Up To A Very Unwanted Surprise On His Birthday - Western Journalism

Western JournalismVladimir Putin Just Woke Up To A Very Unwanted Surprise On His BirthdayWestern JournalismRussian leader Vladimir Putin celebrates his 65th birthday today and got a gift from the Russian people that he didn't ask for. Russian citizens have taken to the street in protest to demand that Alexei Navalny, one of Putin's leading critics, be ...and more »

Navalny supporters rally across Russia on Putin's birthday - McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington BureauNavalny supporters rally across Russia on Putin's birthdayMcClatchy Washington BureauSupporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny rallied across Russia on Saturday, heeding his call to pressure authorities into letting him enter the presidential race with a wave of demonstrations on President Vladimir Putin's 65th birthday. The ...and more »

Russian protesters rally on Putin's birthday - Yahoo Singapore News

Yahoo Singapore NewsRussian protesters rally on Putin's birthdayYahoo Singapore NewsMore than 1,000 supporters of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny rallied in rainy Moscow on President Vladimir Putin's 65th birthday, calling for the Russian strongman to retire. The rally on Pushkin Square -- along with protests in dozens of ...and more »

Protests for Navalny across Russia on Putin birthday - BBC News

BBC NewsProtests for Navalny across Russia on Putin birthdayBBC NewsMore than 100 people have been arrested as supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny hold protests in some 80 cities across Russia, reports say. They are demanding he be allowed to stand in 2018 presidential elections. The rallies coincide with ...and more »

Russian opposition calls for Putin to quit at Moscow rally - Metro US

Metro USRussian opposition calls for Putin to quit at Moscow rallyMetro USMOSCOW (Reuters) - Supporters of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny gathered in Moscow on Saturday, calling for President Vladimir Putin to quit and let Navalny run in an election. Under gray skies and intermittent rain, around a thousand ...and more »

Supporters of opposition leader Navalny rally across Russia - Halesowen News

Halesowen NewsSupporters of opposition leader Navalny rally across RussiaHalesowen NewsSupporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny are rallying across Russia, heeding his call to push authorities to let him enter the presidential race. The wave of demonstrations on the 65th birthday of President Vladimir Putin comes as Mr Navalny ...and more »

Putin's Top Critic Stages National Protests on Leader's Birthday - Bloomberg

BloombergPutin's Top Critic Stages National Protests on Leader's BirthdayBloombergAn opposition activist wearing a rubber mask depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin walks past gift boxes with letterings reading 'trial', 'resignation', 'impeachment', 'true election', 'lustration' and others during an event dedicated to Putin's ...and more »

Saudi King Salman granted honorary doctorate during Russia visit - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaSaudi King Salman granted honorary doctorate during Russia visitAl-ArabiyaThe institute's award acknowledges the king's role in strengthening relations between Saudi Arabia and Russia and his contribution to global stability. Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Saturday, 7 October 2017. Text size A A A. Saudi Arabia's King ...and more »

Saudi hopes for consensus on future of global oil deal before November OPEC meet - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsSaudi hopes for consensus on future of global oil deal before November OPEC meetYahoo NewsSaudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih adjusts his glasses during a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Vienna, Austria, December 10, 2016. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader/Files. More.and more »

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny calls for protests on Vladimir Putin's birthday - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleRussian opposition leader Alexei Navalny calls for protests on Vladimir Putin's birthdayDeutsche WelleRussian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called for anti-Putin rallies from prison, where he is serving time for organizing illegal protests. He compared life under Putin with being constantly forced to eat turnip. Alexei Navalny in a court in ...and more »

Alexei Navalny's Mass Protests on Putin's Birthday (Live Blog) - The Moscow Times

The Moscow TimesAlexei Navalny's Mass Protests on Putin's Birthday (Live Blog)The Moscow TimesTo coincide with President Vladimir Putin's birthday on Saturday, Russian opposition leader and presidential hopeful Alexei Navalny's campaign has called for nationwide demonstrations. Navalny was recently sentenced to 20 days behind bars ahead of a ...and more »

Russia, Saudi Arabia cement new friendship with king's visit - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Bangladesh News 24 hoursRussia, Saudi Arabia cement new friendship with king's visitBangladesh News 24 hoursRussian President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with Saudi Arabia's King Salman in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia Oct 5, 2017. Sputnik via Reuters. Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Saudi Arabia's King Salman attend a welcoming ceremony ahead of ...and more »

Russia, Saudi Arabia favor continuing oil output cut: minister - Global Times

Russia, Saudi Arabia favor continuing oil output cut: ministerGlobal TimesRussia and Saudi Arabia support the oil output cut deal, and the deal's future should be discussed closer to its expiry date, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday. "We agreed that in principle we have such an option, and there are ...and more »

Russian strongman pours tea for Saudi king - The News International

The News InternationalRussian strongman pours tea for Saudi kingThe News InternationalMoscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi King Shah Salman sat down for a cup of tea at the Kremlin on Thursday. Photos show Putin personally pour a cup of tea for his royal guest at the Kremlin Palace. The tea session was followed by a large ...and more »

Saudi Arabia Expands Cooperation With Russia, but US Remains 'Strategic Partner' - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalSaudi Arabia Expands Cooperation With Russia, but US Remains 'Strategic Partner'Sputnik InternationalThe government of Saudi Arabia is seeking to diversify its foreign policy, including expanding cooperation with Russia. However, the rapprochement between Riyadh and Moscow does not mean a total reshuffle of the kingdom's strategic international ties.and more »

Saudi King's Glittery Golden Escalator Stopped Midway And It was Awkward - News18

News18Saudi King's Glittery Golden Escalator Stopped Midway And It was AwkwardNews1881-year-old Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz's three-day visit got off to an awkward start when his glittery golden escalators that he uses to descend from his plane broke down midway. Anurag Verma | CNN-News18 · @kitAnurag. Updated:October 7, 2017, ...and more »

What comes after the Saudi-Russian summit? - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaWhat comes after the Saudi-Russian summit?Al-ArabiyaSeveral factors push journalists who headed to Moscow to cover the Saudi-Russian Summit to describe it as an exceptional event. It is the first time a Saudi monarch walks into the Kremlin Palace. The keenness of Russian President Vladimir Putin to ...and more »

Saudi Arabia issues 2000 mining licenses worth $66bln - ZAWYA

ZAWYASaudi Arabia issues 2000 mining licenses worth $66blnZAWYAPhoto used for illustrative purpose only. A view is seen of the processing plant at the Merian gold mine, owned and operated by the Newmont Suriname mining company, in Sipaliwini district, Suriname, October 7, 2016. Picture taken October 7, 2016.and more »

Saudi King's golden escalator breaks down during historic visit to Russia - Zee News

Zee NewsSaudi King's golden escalator breaks down during historic visit to RussiaZee NewsSaudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz began his landmark three-day visit to Russia on an embarassing note. The 81-year-old arrived in Russia and while he was disembarking his private plane, his golden escalator customised for him stopped functioning ...and more »