Topic: Sergei Markov
In a controversial bid to gain support, the ruling United Russia party has bolstered its ranks with eight Olympic medalists, a popular singer, and a prima ballerina from the Bolshoi Ballet.
08/05/2008 01:00 am
The new president, a savvy lawyer who likes Led Zeppelin, faces rising corruption and decaying national infrastructure.
05/07/2008 01:00 am
Russia's president agreed today to lead the ruling party, which commands a 70 percent parliamentary majority, once he steps down next month.
04/16/2008 01:00 am