10 hurt in Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

10 hurt in Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

A homemade bomb blast at a supermarket in the Russian city of Saint Petersburg injured 10 people Wednesday, officials said, sparking a probe into attempted murder.
Putin thanks Trump for help in foiling attack plot

Putin thanks Trump for help in foiling attack plot

Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked his US counterpart Donald Trump on Sunday for the CIA’s help in thwarting a planned attack in Saint Petersburg, the second time in a week that the leaders have exchanged praise.

President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang meets Governor of Saint Petersburg city Georgy Poltavchenko

VNese President ends official visit to Belarus & Russia

Within a framework of the official visit to Russian Federation, State President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang met Governor of Saint Petersburg city Georgy Poltavchenko at Smolny City Hall yesterday. 
Russia to reform 'regardless of leader': Medvedev

Russia to reform 'regardless of leader': Medvedev

SAINT-PETERSBURG, Russia, June 17, 2011 (AFP) - Russia's President Dmitry Medvedev said on Friday that reforms to modernise the Russian economy and fight corruption would happen regardless of who is in power in the country.
World leaders scramble for funds to save the tiger

World leaders scramble for funds to save the tiger

SAINT PETERSBURG, Nov 21, 2010 (AFP) - World leaders sought Sunday to come up with the hundreds of millions of dollars needed to save the tiger from extinction and double the big cat's numbers by the next Year of the Tiger in 2022.

Russia halts reactor after leak at nuclear plant

SAINT PETERSBURG, Aug 28, 2009 (AFP) - Russia on Friday shut down a reactor at its nuclear power plant near the second city of Saint Petersburg after a pump burst, a spokesman for the plant told AFP.
Three killed in St Petersburg blast: reports

Three killed in St Petersburg blast: reports

Three people were killed on Tuesday when a car blew up close to a metro station in Russia's second city of Saint Petersburg, local officials said.