• ukrainian filmmaker sentenced to 20 years by russian court

    Ukrainian filmmaker sentenced to 20 years by Russian court

    World | August 26, 2015 7:56 IST

    Rostov-on-don, Russia (AP):   A Russian military court convicted a prominent Ukrainian filmmaker on Tuesday of conspiring to commit terror attacks and sentenced him to 20 years in prison in what critics called a politically

  • madonna gay propaganda lawsuits go to russian court

    Madonna gay propaganda lawsuits go to Russian court

    Hollywood | October 12, 2012 10:47 IST

    Moscow, Oct 12: A court in St. Petersburg will start a preliminary hearing into lawsuits against pop diva Madonna and organisers of her recent concert, seeking 333 million rubles (around $10.5 million) for violating a

  • plea seeking ban on translated version of gita dismissed

    Plea Seeking Ban On Translated Version Of Gita Dismissed

    World | March 21, 2012 10:58 IST

    Moscow, Mar 21: A Russian court today dismissed a petition seeking a ban on a translated version of Bhagwad Gita for being “extremist”, bringing cheers to followers across the world.“The court in the Siberian city

  • russian court dismisses ban gita plea

    Russian Court Dismisses Ban Gita Plea

    World | December 28, 2011 17:02 IST

    Moscow, Dec 28: A court in Russia today dismissed the plea to ban Bhagavad Gita.Earlier, the court today began its final hearing in a state prosecutors' case seeking a ban on the Bhagavad Gita, one

  • russian court suspends verdict on gita ban till dec 28

    Russian Court Suspends Verdict On Gita Ban Till Dec 28

    India | December 19, 2011 17:31 IST

    Moscow, Dec 19: A Russian court today suspended its verdict till December 28 on the demand for banning Hindu scripture Bhagavad Gita, which a group linked to the Christian Orthodox Church has described as ‘extremist'.“The