South Federal District

April 19, 2018 16:20

  • Four natives of Caucasus in Forbes' top 20

    According to Forbes, Dagestani natives Leonid Mikhelson and Suleiman Kerimov, as well as Vagit Alekperov and Gennady Timchenko, natives of Southern Caucasus, entered the top 20 of the richest Russian businessmen in Russia in 2018.

April 18, 2018 05:46

  • Political analysts report expansion of ISIL beyond Northern Caucasus

    The majority of special operations and detentions of suspected supporters of the terrorist organization "Islamic State" (IS) banned in Russia began to take place outside Northern Caucasus, states political analyst Akhmet Yarlykapov. Meanwhile, experts do not expect a significant increase in the activities of IS supporters in Russia.

April 14, 2018 23:46

April 12, 2018 10:42

  • Relatives of deceased shift workers criticize position of investigators

    Relatives of the workers who died when a shift bus fell into the Kerch Strait are dissatisfied with the fact that only a driver and a bus owner are accused of the incident. The relatives want to initiate criminal proceedings against the employer company and demand compensation for material and moral harm.

April 12, 2018 06:00

April 10, 2018 21:11

  • Defence of Yulduz Alieva disagrees with the verdict

    Today, Anastasia Shilikhina, a resident of the Volgograd Region and Yulduz Alieva, a native of Dagestan, have been sentenced to five and six years of imprisonment respectively on charges of financing Syrian militants.

April 06, 2018 19:01

  • US fail to put Kadyrov on "Putin's friends" sanctions list

    The sanctions imposed by the US Department of the Treasury cover Vladimir Ustinov, the Russian president's plenipotentiary in the Southern Federal District (SFD); Suleiman Kerimov, the Senator from Dagestan; and Oleg Govorun, who is in charge of relations with Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

April 03, 2018 23:12

  • Volgograd: Jews celebrate Pesach at background of anti-Semitic attacks

    In Volgograd, at the Jewish community centre, about 80 people celebrated the beginning of Pesach, one of the main holidays for the Jews. The authorities of Volgograd ignore the anti-Semitic attacks of local political and public figures, claim members of the Jewish community interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".

April 01, 2018 01:10

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