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Weary Duma Signs Off on Land Code

The government succeeded in winning the State Duma's approval for a new Land Code that allows Russians and foreigners to buy and sell commercial and residential land.

Deputies Pushed Through 130 Bills

The 130 bills that the Duma passed this year will influence practically all spheres of life in Russia.

Cargo Plane Crashes Near Moscow, 10 Dead

In Russia's second air disaster in as many weeks, a cargo plane crashed Saturday just after takeoff from the Chkalovsky military airport near Moscow, killing the 10 on board.

Moscow '80 Lessons for Beijing '08

After much debate and deliberation Beijing has been designated the host city for the 2008 Summer Games.

A Big Fuss Over a Little Banner

A day in jail reveals a disorganized police force and the status of press freedom in Russia.

Dacha's Charms Not Every Pensioner's Lot

I'm a city man and a dacha's charms aren't for me. I always avoid going, but this time I just couldn't.

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