A Russian plane carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed after vanishing from radars as it left a Moscow airport, heading for the Urals.
At least eight firefighters have reportedly died, following a ceiling collapse, whilst putting out a fire at a warehouse, in eastern Moscow.
At least 16 migrant workers, reportedly from Kyrgyzstan, have been killed, following a fire at a warehouse, in the Russian capital, Moscow.
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack just outside the Russian capital, Moscow, which wounded two policemen, on Wednesday.
At least 14 people, reportedly 13 children and an adult, have been killed, after a storm struck a boating party, at a lake in northern Russia.
At least six Russian military servicemen have been killed, and a further 16 were injured, after their bus crashed off a mountain road, in the breakaway South Ossetia region.
At least two people have been killed, and more than 50 arrested, following a mass brawl at a cemetery, in the Russian capital Moscow.
Around 20 Islamic State followers have been arrested, attempting to recruit new fighters, following an operation in the Russian capital, Moscow.
At least one police officer has been killed, and another two injured, after an explosive device blew up two vehicles, in Russia’s Dagestan region, with Islamic State militants claiming responsibility.
A woman has been arrested by police in the Russian capital, Moscow, on suspicion of murdering a child, after she was reportedly found carrying a severed head.