Federation Council of the Russian Federation


Senator Timchenko's secret palace


As United Russia member Vyacheslav Timchenko hid his mansion from declaring.

Kommersant stumbled over Valentina Matvienko


The full publication policy department resigned because of an article about the speaker of the Federation Council.

How Valentina Matvienko, 70 years old, climbed to the top of power


Valentina Matvienko, no matter how you treat her, the most brilliant and successful woman politician in our country.

The son is responsible for the father: what Rauf and Raul Arashukovs are accused of


The senator from Karachay-Cherkessia and his influential father from Gazprom are charged with political killings and theft of gas.

Senator Rauf Arashukov arrested for organizing murders


The youngest senator of the Russian Federation was detained by the FSB. During interrogation, he stated that he did not speak Russian.

Former Novgorod senator was accused of taking bribes


In Russia, Dmitry Krivitsky is accused of taking bribes.

Suleiman Kerimov appeared in the Federation Council


Senator from Dagestan and billionaire Suleiman Kerimov today for the first time since November last year appeared at a meeting of the Federation Council. For several months he was under a written undertaking not to leave France, where he was suspected of evading taxes.

Suleiman Kerimov was asked to leave the French prison for a Moscow hospital


Suspected of tax evasion in France, Senator Suleiman Kerimov was hospitalized in Moscow because of "heart rhythm disturbances."

The average income of Russian political elites has risen sharply


The average income of members of the Federation Council and the State Duma, officials of the Kremlin and the White House rose from 25 to 128%, it follows from the information they published about the declarations.

Senator Klintsevich paid for talkativeness


His comments to the media were dissatisfied with the Ministry of Defense.

Prosecutor General Yury Chaika is upset by the arrest of Suleiman Kerimov


According to Mr. Chaika, it is impossible to arrest Russian officials abroad.

Suleiman Kerimov released for 5 million euros


The senator was charged with money laundering and tax evasion, and was also banned from leaving France.

The media learned about the essence of the claims of the French siloviki to Suleiman Kerimov


Kerimov's detention is connected with suspicion of tax evasion for property on the Cote d'Azur in France, write Reuters and the Financial Times.

How poor deputy Alexander Babakov became the richest Russian senator


Alexander Babakov manages to conduct business in Ukraine, being a Russian senator.

Russian Central Bank will present $109 billion to the US


It sounds like an ultimatum: if the Bank of Russia does not withdraw $109 billion invested in US debt obligations and does not transfer them to securities in Europe and China, the Federation Council will have to go back to the question of its nationalization.