Royal Dutch Shell has warned it expects to take a hit of up to 800 million US dollars (£649 million) in the first quarter as the coronavirus crisis and an oil price war have sent the cost of crude plummeting.
North-east fighter pilots remain ready to stop intruders approaching the UK during the coronavirus outbreak – stressing that national security remains paramount.
The delay to the Tokyo Olympics could offer the opportunity for additional Russian track and field athletes to compete, World Athletics president Lord Coe has said.
RAF jets have been scrambled to intercept Russian aircraft for the second time in a week.
Saudi Arabia’s oil company Aramco has said it will increase production capacity to 13 million barrels per day, up from 12 million per day.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says he supports a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow him to seek another term and remain in power.
US President Donald Trump will not be coming to Moscow for Victory Day celebrations on May 9, the Kremlin has said.
Supermarkets Asda and Morrisons have announced a price cut of 2p per litre (ppl) for petrol and diesel amid an oil war between Saudi Arabia and Russia which led to stock markets and oil prices tanking around the world.
Stocks plummeted on Wall Street on a combination of Covid-19 fears and plunging oil prices, triggering a brief, automatic halt in trading to let investors catch their breath.
Stocks plunged 7% on Wall Street on Monday, triggering a trading halt for 15 minutes.
Petrol prices across the country could fall by up to 10p if the cost of oil continues to stay low, experts have said.
Saudi Arabia launched a broadside against Russia over the weekend, sending stock markets into serious turmoil, as oil prices plunged by around a third.
The Saudi state oil giant Saudi Aramco saw its shares drop by 10% as Riyadh’s stock market opened on Monday, halting trading.
Asian stock markets have fallen sharply reflecting a downturn in global oil prices.
Dominic Raab has urged Russia to “co-operate fully” with the trial of four suspects charged with the downing of flight MH17 as court proceedings begin in the Netherlands.
Families of people killed when a missile shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014 have staged a silent protest in the Netherlands against Russia’s lack of co-operation in the investigation.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, say they have reached agreements that could end fighting in north western Syria.
An air strike on a rebel-held village in Syria has killed at least 15 people including children and injured several others, opposition activists said.
The leaders of Turkey and Russia will meet in Moscow in a bid to agree a deal that avoids further escalation of conflict in Syria.
Thousands of people marched in central Moscow on Saturday in remembrance of a Russian opposition leader who was gunned down five years ago while walking on a bridge adjacent to the Kremlin.
A dog that was left severely disfigured after suffering severe abuse in Russia has found a new home in the UK.
Prague has renamed a square in front of its Russian Embassy after Boris Nemtsov, honouring the murdered Russian opposition leader.
Donald Trump said on Sunday that he has never been briefed about Russian efforts to help Bernie Sanders win the Democratic presidential nomination.
The father of one of the victims of the MH17 disaster said he will attend the trial of separatists accused of shooting down the plane – even if he is looking at four empty seats where the defendants should be.
An igloo festival featuring over 100 snow domes has brought hundreds to the Novosibirsk Reservoir in Russia.
A Russian court has ordered a woman who escaped from a coronavirus quarantine to return back to the hospital.
Alexei Botyan, a veteran of Soviet intelligence hailed for saving the Polish city of Krakow from being blown up by the Nazis during the Second World War, has died aged 103.
A court in Moscow fined Twitter and Facebook four million roubles each for refusing to store the personal data of Russian citizens on servers in Russia, the largest penalties imposed on Western technology companies under internet use laws.
An orphaned bear cub is being nurtured back to health at a Russian rescue centre.
Two Russian children have died in a collision between two speedboats off a Thai resort island.