Indian PM heads to Russia
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh flew to
Russia on Sunday on a visit to cement ties between the two allies
and finalise a deal to expand cooperation on nuclear energy.
EU hopes agreement at Climate Summit
Swedish Environment Minister Andreas Carlgren
said Saturday that the European Union (EU) is hoping for a legally
binding agreement at the upcoming UN climate summit in Copenhagen,
but expects successes and setbacks during the talks.
Russia declares national mourning
Russian President Dmitri Medvedev signed a
decree to declare a national mourning Monday for the victims of a
tragic fire in Perm, said the Kremlin press service Saturday.