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  1. July 22, 2014

    Timeline: Alexander Litvinenko

    The British government announced on Tuesday it would hold a public inquiry into the 2006 death in London of Alexander...

  2. June 9, 2014

    Five sentenced for murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya

    Five men were sentenced to long prison sentences for the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya on Monday, but the...

  1. December 14, 2012

    Man jailed for Politkovskaya killing

    For six years, friends and family of the murdered Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya have waited for investigators to...

  2. August 20, 2012

    Pussy Riot can rock the Kremlin to its foundations

    Congratulations Vladimir Putin. Just four months back in the Kremlin and you have inflicted the worst blow to Russia’s...

  3. July 16, 2012

    Man charged in Politkovskaya case

    Russian investigators charged a former policeman on Monday with helping to organise the killing of journalist and Kremlin...

  4. June 14, 2012

    Senior editor flees Russia after death threat

    A senior editor at Russia's main opposition newspaper has fled the country after receiving a death threat from a top police...

  5. October 7, 2011

    Russia to press charges in journalist’s murder

    Russian prosecutors have said they are preparing to press new charges against a ring of suspects they claim organised the...

  6. August 24, 2011

    Russia ‘close to solving journalist’s murder’

    Russian prosecutors have said they are close to solving the murder of Anna Politkovskaya, a crusading opposition journalist...

  7. July 26, 2011

    US tones down action on Russia

    The US state department has banned a number of Russian officials from entering the US, in a compromise aimed at heading off...

  8. January 10, 2011

    Nothing but the Truth

    Nothing but the Truth, by Anna Politkovskaya, translated by Dr Arch Tait, Vintage, RRP£8.99, 468 pages This “definitive”...

  9. December 14, 2010

    Text of letter to President Medvedev

    His Excellency Dmitry MedvedevPresident of the Russian Federation Dear Mr. President We, the undersigned, believe that...

  10. December 1, 2010

    WikiLeaks on Litvinenko’s death strain US-Russia ties

    The US’s attempt to “reset” ties with Russia has been tested by leaked diplomatic cables about possible links between Moscow...

  11. November 6, 2010

    Russian journalist beaten up

    By Catherine Belton in Moscow A journalist with the leading Russian newspaper Kommersant has been beaten by unknown...

  12. February 8, 2010

    Nothing but the Truth

    Nothing but the Truth: Selected Dispatches By Anna Politkovskaya Translated by Arch Tait Harvill Secker £18.99, 480 pages FT...

  13. January 15, 2010

    Russia ratifies human rights agreement

    The Russian parliament reversed years of opposition to reform of the European Court of Human Rights on Friday in a move that...

  14. September 4, 2009

    Politkovskaya case to reopen

    Russia's supreme court asked prosecutors yesterday to reopen an investigation into the murder of journalist Anna...

  15. September 3, 2009

    Request to reopen Politkovskaya case

    Russia’s supreme court asked prosecutors to reopen an investigation into the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya on...

  16. August 6, 2009

    Moscow court may halt Politkovskaya retrial

    A Moscow court may halt a new trial into the murder of Anna Politkovskaya after prosecutors on Wednesday backed calls by the...

  17. July 20, 2009

    Minorities in Russia want action not words

    Can a few fine words shed light to the dark corners of Russian justice even when they come from Dmitry Medvedev? No, not...

  18. July 19, 2009

    Minorities in Russia want action, not words

    Can a few fine words shed light into the dark corners of Russian justice even when they come from President Dmitry Medvedev?...

  19. July 17, 2009

    Third killing of Chechen activist sparks outrage

    International outrage mounted yesterday over the abduction and killing of Natalia Estemirova, a prominent human rights...

  20. July 16, 2009

    Outrage grows over Chechen activist killing

    International outrage grew on Thursday over the abduction and killing of Natalia Estemirova (pictured right), a prominent...

  21. July 16, 2009

    Chechen rights activist murdered

    A prominent human rights activist has been found dead in Ingushetia with two wounds to her head after being kidnapped...

  22. July 16, 2009

    Chechen rights activist murdered

    A prominent human rights activist has been found dead in Ingushetia with two wounds to her head after being kidnapped...

  23. July 15, 2009

    Russian rights campaigner found dead

    A prominent human rights activist has been found dead in Ingushetia with two gun shot wounds to her head after being...

  24. June 26, 2009

    Politkovskaya retrial ordered

    Russia's supreme court yesterday overturned a not-guilty verdict for three men charged in connection with the 2006 killing...

  25. June 26, 2009

    Retrial in case of Politkovskaya

    Russia's supreme court yesterday overturned a not guilty verdict for three men charged in connection with the 2006 slaying...

  26. June 26, 2009

    Retrial in case of Politkovskaya

    Russia's supreme court yesterday overturned a not guilty verdict for three men charged in connection with the 2006 slaying...

  27. June 25, 2009

    Russia orders Politkovskaya suspects’ retrial

    Russia’s supreme court on Thursday overturned a not-guilty verdict for three men charged in connection with the 2006 slaying...

  28. April 16, 2009

    Medvedev gives key interview to liberal journal

    Dmitry Medvedev, Russian president, has chosen a newspaper known for its sharp criticism of the Kremlin for his first...

  29. April 15, 2009

    Medvedev stresses his liberal credentials

    Dmitry Medvedev, Russian president, chose a newspaper known for its sharp criticism of the Kremlin for his first interview...

  30. February 22, 2009

    The injustice of Russian justice

    Russian justice was put in the dock in the trial of the alleged killers of Anna Politkovskaya. And Russian justice was found...

  31. February 20, 2009

    Anger at Russia murder case verdicts

    A Moscow jury returned a not guilty verdict yesterday in the trial of three men accused of involvement in the 2006 slaying...

  32. February 20, 2009

    Anger at Russia murder case verdicts

    A Moscow jury returned a not guilty verdict yesterday in the trial of three men accused of involvement in the 2006 slaying...

  33. February 19, 2009

    Outrage after Russia murder case verdict

    A Moscow jury on Thursday returned a not guilty verdict in the trial of three men accused in the 2006 slaying of journalist...

  34. February 19, 2009

    A death retold

    Agrainy video surveillance image from above a doorway shows a man wearing a base ball cap entering a Moscow apartment...

  35. February 18, 2009

    A death retold

    A grainy video surveillance image from above a doorway shows a man wearing a baseball cap entering a Moscow apartment...

  36. January 30, 2009

    Medvedev sympathy for murdered activists signals break from past

    Dmitry Medvedev yesterday condemned the killings nine days ago of a prominent human rights lawyer and journalist, in a...

  37. January 29, 2009

    Medvedev condemns activists’ murders

    Dmitry Medvedev on Thursday condemned the killings nine days ago of a prominent human rights lawyer and journalist, in a...

  38. January 22, 2009

    Lebedev blogs

    Evgeny Lebedev may have been busy finalising the details of the Evening Standard purchase by his dad but back in Moscow,...

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