Russia

Russia turns to India for bananas amid trade tensions

Russia buys bananas from India after Ecuador military hardware spat FILE PHOTO: A worker unloads raw bananas from a truck at a wholesale market in Kolkata, India. REUTERS/Rupak De ChowdhuriBy: Pramod Thomas RUSSIA has begun…


UK aims for Uranium fuel independence to challenge Russia

The government said it would invest £300 million Claire Coutinho (Image credit: gov.uk)By: Pramod Thomas BRITAIN intends to become the first European country to produce an advanced uranium fuel that is currently commercially available only…


Sanctions spur Russia to raise oil exports across Asia

After Russia sent troops to Ukraine, Western countries hit the country with a slew of sanctions including a European Union embargo on its seaborne oil deliveries Alexander NovakBy: Eastern Eye RUSSIA redirected its oil exports…


Russia exports almost all its oil to China and India

Moscow had already started to forge ties with Asia-Pacific countries before the West introduced sanctions against it: Alexander Novak Russian deputy prime minister Alexander Novak (Sputnik/Sergei Karpukhin/Pool via REUTERS)By: Chandrashekar Bhat ALMOST all of Russia’s…