The financial assistance of the party in power turns into exclusive rights to access government contracts.
81-year-old former president of Tatarstan said that Western pensioners spend their money on vacation at the resorts.
Speaker of the State Duma said that such an option is not ruled out in case of failure of the pension reform.
Sergei Zheleznyak and Natalya Poklonskaya parted ways with the party line.
State Duma deputies from United Russia prepared amendments to the federal legislation on the accreditation of foreign visa centers in Russia. The amendments are such that these centers will be closed.
Sergei Kalinin with an annual declared income of 250 million rubles cheated with gas tariffs.
The head of the region was 30-year-old Dmitry Artyukhov. His father, Andrei Artyukhov, is vice-speaker of the Tyumen Regional Duma and a prominent party activist of United Russia.
A member of the United Russia expert council, Yuri Kotler, who was found dead, filed a suit against the Novorossiysk commercial sea port, where he previously worked as deputy general director. On May 8, 2018, the Moscow Arbitration Court declared bankruptcy because of a debt of 49 million rubles.
Anti-American sanctions will hurt the Russians.
They suggested blocking publications on the Internet for refusing to remove information defaming honor and dignity.
A significant part of the population was not represented.
Chairman of the Supreme Council of the United Russia party of the State Duma, Boris Gryzlov, who recently also headed the board of directors of the state corporation Tactical Missile Arms, purchased a penthouse worth $100 million in a Krestovsky Island house.
The couple of the State Duma MPs Maria Maksakova and Denis Voronenkov are expelled from the parties they represented: United Russia and the Communist Party. RBC writes on the resonant bills of the fugitive deputies.
The favourite criminal of Vladimir Yakunin now testifies against his patron in the dungeons of the FSB.
How the former business colleagues help the Minister of Culture of Russia in his work.
Alexey Navalny: that guy promised us that his children will get education in England and return to Russia. Let's check it.
Before the first meeting of the State Duma of the seventh convocation, RBC analyzed the income statements and biographies of those who came to the lower house of parliament for the first time, and those who confirmed the mandates.
A third of the companies which donated United Russia more than 1 million rubles in 2015, received state contracts for ten times bigger sums, according to the study on the financing of political parties, conducted by Golos Movement.
Enforcement authorities have prepared a list of officials who are banned from keeping their money in foreign banks.
A prominent politician Boris Nemtsov was killed in Moscow. He was shot to death late Friday night in front of the Kremlin by four shots at close range.
The absence of United Russia deputies Alexander Sidyakin and Oleg Savchenko during the working hours in the first week of the session caused outrage in the Duma. For Savchenko, the trip cost up to half of the declared official annual income.
Novaya Gazeta has come into possession of a list of people awarded for the Crimean campaign.