Monthly Archive: August 2004

Two jetliners crash in Russia

Two jetliners crash in Russia

Two Russian passenger jets crashed yesterday within minutes of each other, killing all 89 passengers. Both planes flew out of the same Moscow airport (Domodedovo) yesterday evening, and both crashed within two to three...

Terek on the march again

Terek on the march again

Remember how back in May I told you about Terek Grozny upsetting the odds to win the Russian football cup and qualify for the UEFA (European) Champions League? Well, their Champions League campaign has...

Schroeder adopts Russian orphan

Schroeder adopts Russian orphan

The Guardian newspaper reports that German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and his wife have recently adopted an orphan from Russia… Three-year-old Victoria, from St Petersburg, has been living at the Schröders’ family home in Hanover...