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Cryptic Talks on Libya Suit Lavrov

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday that an envoy of Moammar Gadhafi told Russian diplomats that the embattled Libyan leader would consider obeying the terms of UN resolutions on the North African country.

$32Bln Not Enough for TNK Partners

The groundbreaking $16 billion Arctic oil exploration deal between BP and Rosneft backed by the Russian and British governments stood in tatters Tuesday as BP’s oligarch partners turned down a $32 billion offer to let it go ahead.

50,000 Pre-Order Yo-Mobile

More than 50,000 potential customers submitted advanced orders for Mikhail Prokhorov’s Yo-Mobile hybrid in the first 24 hours after Yo-Auto, the joint venture developing the car, started accepting requests on its web site, the company said Tuesday.

Laughter Greets Khodorkovsky Delay

The Moscow City Court postponed an appeal over the sentence of jailed tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky — a decision that his supporters described as a face-saving measure for President Dmitry Medvedev ahead of a major news conference.

7, Mostly Migrants, Killed in Apartment Fire

A fire ravaged a ramshackle residential building on Bolshoi Afanasyevsky Pereulok outside the Kropotkinskaya metro station early Tuesday, killing seven and injuring at least five.

Kremlin Tells Kids Opposition Is Important

The Kremlin opened a new section on its web site Tuesday that offers children an interactive lesson on the positive role of political opposition.

Ministry Wants Guaranteed Internet Connection Speeds

The Moscow Times
The Communications and Press Ministry is looking to have Internet providers guarantee a minimum connection speed to clients, Communications and Press Minister Igor Shchyogolev said.

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