With Russian jets nearby, NATO showcases flight interceptions over Baltics
Fellow pilots from Britain, France and Denmark took to the air for close encounters at speeds of 900 km/hour (560 mph). Violations of NATO airspace over the Baltics have fallen since Moscow's annexation of Crimea in 2014, but air activity on allied borders remains constant as jets fly from the Russian mainland across the Baltic Sea to Kaliningrad.
India’s new advanced Talwar frigates to arrive by 2022 after payments clearance
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Ferry with nearly 300 people onboard stranded in Baltic Sea
The ferry, which also had cars and trucks on board, was traveling between the ports of Kiel, Germany, and Klaipeda, Lithuania.
Putin says 2018 World Cup venues on track despite delays
RUSSIA-PUTIN-SOCCER-WORLDCUP:Putin says 2018 World Cup venues on track despite delays
Russian frigate built for India begins final trials
The final trials of the last in a series of three frigates that will be handed over to India in June have begun in the Baltic Sea, a Russian official has said.
Januzaj gives Belgium 1-0 lead over England
Martinez made nine changes, with Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard and Kevin De Bruyne among those left out.
Morocco takes 2-1 lead over Spain in Group B
Morocco's French manager Herve Renard said in the build-up to the game in Kaliningrad that his side had been victim to a "total injustice" in their first two games, both 1-0 losses.
Spain wary of Moroccan surprise in group finale
Morocco were the first team eliminated from the World Cup group stage and will head home after the match but the North African side would love to throw a wrench into Spanish plans.
Belgium lead England 1-0 at half-time of World Cup third-place playoff
There's also a start for Eric Dier, Fabian Delph and Danny Rose. Harry Kane, the tournament's leading scorer, remains in the lineup following the World Cup semifinal loss to Croatia.
Soccer-Serbia's Nastasic doubtful for World Cup with knee injury
SOCCER-WORLDCUP-/NASTASIC:Soccer-Serbia's Nastasic doubtful for World Cup with knee injury
Poland buys US Patriot anti-missile system for $4.8 bn
Russia has complained about the prospect of the deployment of Patriot anti-missile systems in Poland and Romania, which it says violates a 1987 arms treaty.
Feline fortune-teller Achilles tips Nigeria to beat Argentina
Achilles correctly forecast Iran beating Morocco, Russia beating Egypt and Brazil beating Costa Rica.
Berger Paints upbeat on Russia unit after World Cup contracts
Berger Paints, which has a manufacturing facility in Russia for the past four-five years, is now looking to scale up and is even weighing the possibility of acquiring assets in that country.
Confused Spain suffering from Lopetegui sacking fall-out
The 2-2 draw in Kaliningrad was thrilling for neutrals but exposed huge vulnerabilities in the 2010 world champions, who had to come from behind twice after careless mistakes gifted two goals to already-eliminated Morocco.
Twenty eight years of hurt: Platt winner haunts Belgians
When the two sides meet in Kaliningrad on Thursday in their first competitive encounter since that night in Bologna when England won 1-0, there is little at stake on the face of it since both are sure to progress from Group G to the last 16.
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