The controversial trip of State Duma deputy Dmitry Gudkov to the U.S.A. became the reason for an address to the State Duma committee on parliamentary ethics. Gudkov visited an event, which was organized at the U.S. Congress by Freedom House. Gudkov urged U.S. politicians to put pressure on corrupt officials in the Russian government
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Representatives of the four factions in the State Duma, the lower chamber of the Russian parliament, on Wednesday requested an extremism probe into an article on a Russian Orthodox Church reform by political scientist Stanislav Belkovsky.
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Russian editor Miroslava Duma pipped other street stylistas and celebrities to the post, as a winning Fashion Week wardrobe won her this month's sartorial crown.
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Russian nationalists could attract up to 10 percent of the vote in next the parliamentary elections and representation in State Duma would allow them to become even more popular, according to experts attached to Russia’s Public Chamber.Read Full Article at RT.com
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US Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul denied on late Thursday that hundreds of Russian legislators may be blacklisted for US entry for supporting a ban on adoptions of Russian children by Americans.
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The lower house of the Russian parliament, the State Duma, on Wednesday passed in a first reading a presidential bill that would allow the Federal Security Service (FSB) to dispatch its officers abroad on a permanent basis.
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The lower chamber of the Russian parliament, the State Duma, on Friday approved in the third and final reading the amendments to the country’s 2013 budget.
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Russia’s lower house of parliament, the State Duma, on Wednesday adopted in the first reading a bill to toughen responsibility for drunk driving in addition to driver’s license suspension.
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President Vladimir Putin has submitted a draft bill to the State Duma prohibiting Russian officials from holding bank accounts abroad or owning foreign-issued shares and bonds, according to information posted on the Duma’s website.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent the European Convention on the Protection of Children Against Sexual Exploitation to the State Duma to be ratified. He also submitted an optional protocol to the existing UN convention on child protection.Read Full Article at RT.com
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