Ukraine crisis


Russian President Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine on 24 February 2022. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged the NATO members to bring pressure and impose harsh sanctions on Russia. This Cold War geopolitical roiling global markets.

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Russia holding Belarus as nuclear hostage, claims Ukraine

Officials in Kyiv yesterday said Russia was holding Minsk as a "nuclear hostage" after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the...


International Crime Court issues arrest warrant for Putin over human rights violations

The International Criminal Court issued warrants of arrest for Russian President Vladimir Putin and official Maria Alekseyevna Lvova-Belova...


US releases video showing Russian jet dumping fuel on drone

The US today released a minute-long declassified video footage of an armed Russian Su-27 aircraft conducting what it called "an...


Russia hits Kyiv’s largest oil refinery in fresh attack

Russia bombarded Ukraine with missiles and struck its largest oil refinery, Kyiv said.


US to help Ukraine with seized Russian capital

United States' Attorney General Merrick Garland said that he had authorised the United States to begin using seized Russian money to aid...


One killed as Russia launches fresh attack in Kharkiv

Russian missile hit an apartment building on Sunday in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, killing one person, injuring at least three and...


Russia warns it will destroy tanks supplied to Ukraine

Russia said that if Western countries supply Ukraine with heavy tanks they will be destroyed on the battlefield, as Kyiv awaits a decision...


Ukraine calls for faster artillery supplies as Russia steps up attack

Ukraine insisted on the need for faster supplies of weapons from the West with the central city of Dnipro reeling from a Russian missile...


Putin presses for temporary ceasefire in Ukraine after spiritual leader’s plea

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a temporary ceasefire in Ukraine on the eve of Orthodox Christmas following a request from Russia's...


Kyiv on alert after air attack, one injured

An alert was in effect for Kyiv yesterday after an "air attack", the city's military administration announced, with the mayor citing an...


Zelenskyy’s visit a ‘historic one’ in US-Ukraine ties

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was given a hero’s welcome in US as he stepped out of his war-ravaged country for the first time...


US praises Modi again for his call to end Russia-Ukriane war

The United States once again welcomed PM Narendra Modi's position on the Ukraine-Russia War, which calls for the cessation of all kinds of...


India important to emerging multipolar world: Russia Minister Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has described India as one of the most important poles of the emerging multipolar world order.


Putin hints at ‘longer battle’ with Ukraine

Russia Ukraine War News: Russian President Vladimir Putin said that his army could be fighting in Ukraine for a long time.


Not encouraging Ukraine to strike beyond its borders: US

The United States (US) said it was "not encouraging" Ukraine to strike into Russia after drone attacks on bases widely seen as carried out...


Singapore, New York most expensive cities to live in: Surveys

Multiple surveys have identified Singapore and New York as among the most expensive cities in terms of cost off living this year.


Russia rejects USD 60 oil price cap, warns of response

Russian authorities rejected a price cap on the country's oil set by Ukraine’s Western supporters and threatened to stop supplying the...


Ukraine has lost 13,000 soldiers during Russia war

Around 13,000 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in the Russia-Ukraine War, an aide to president Volodymyr Zelensky has said.


Ukraine evacuates Kherson civilians after Russia steps up bombings

News: Russian forces are intensifying their shelling of Kyiv-controlled territories in the Kherson region, as Ukrainian authorities...


'Russia will pay for its current war in Ukraine'

News: Russia will pay for a Soviet-era famine that left millions of Ukrainians dead during the winter of 1932-33 and for its actions in the...


Russia’s attack on energy infrastructure amounts to genocide: Ukraine

News: Russia’s attacks on Ukrainian energy infrastructure amount to genocide, a top Ukrainian official said. People across Ukraine are...


Iranian advisors helping Russians killed, says Ukraine

News: Secretary of Ukraine’s national security and defence council, stated that Iranians were present in Crimea to help Russia pilot,...


Ukraine scrambles to restore Russia-hit power grid

News: Much of Ukraine remained without heat or power after the most devastating Russian air strikes on its energy grid so far, and in Kyiv...


Ukrainian President addresses UN meet on Russian attacks

News: Addressing the UN Security Council via videolink, Ukraine President Zelenskyy accused Russia of "crimes against humanity" after a new...


US senators urge Biden to reconsider selling Ukraine 'lethal' drones

News: A bipartisan group of 16 United States senators has asked the Biden administration to carefully reconsider Ukraine’s request for...