The outlet, situated in Moscow’s Pushkin Square, resumed business today. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

McDonald’s largest restaurant in Russia reopened after local officials shuttered the location for three months, an optimistic sign for a company tryin(...)

We are trying to plan a holiday and as my husband is a keen foodie he would like to have daily cooking lessons. I(...)

Russian forces are on high alert to head off possible militant attacks at the Winter Olympic Games, which begin tomorrow in Sochi. Some US politicians have expressed concern about security at the Black Sea resort, but US president Barack Obama has said he believes Sochi is safe. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

The United States issued a warning last night to airports and to some airlines flying to Russia for the Olympics to watch for toothpaste tubes that co(...)

Russian president Vladimir Putin  talks to a injured man, while visiting a clinic where Volgograd terror attack victims undergo treatment in Volgograd, Russia, today. Photograph: EPA

Russian president Vladimir Putin has made a pre-dawn visit to the city reeling from two suicide bombings this week, bringing gestures of sympathy for (...)

The Olympic rings sit on 25 ruble  coins, commemorating the upcoming Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Photograph: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

The twin suicide bombings in Volgograd have underscored the terror threat Russia faces as it prepares to host the Winter Olympics in less than six wee(...)

 Russian investigators at the site of a suicide bombing on a trolleybus crowded with morning commuters in Volgograd yesterday. Photograph: Maxim Shipenkovepa/EPA

At least 14 people have been killed in a suicide bombing on a trolleybus crowded with morning commuters in Volgograd, less than 24 hours after a deadl(...)

Members of the emergency services work at the site of a bomb blast on a trolleybus in Volgograd this morning. At least 10 people were killed when an explosion ripped through a trolleybus in the second deadly blast in the Russian city of Volgograd in two days, the Interfax news agency reported, citing law enforcement officials. Photograph: Sergei Karpov/Reuters

Russian investigators said they believe a male suicide bomber carried out an attack that killed at least 14 people on a trolleybus in the southern cit(...)

In this photo made by a public camera the flash of an explosion illuminates the entrance to Volgograd railway station yesterday. Photograph: AP Photo/ Associated Press Television News

Seventeen people were killed and another 50 injured after a suicide bombing at a railway station in the southern Russian city of Volgograd that(...)

Investigators work at the site of an explosion at the entrance of a train station in Volgograd. Photograph: Sergei Karpov/Reuters

Sixteen people were killed and another 50 injured after a suicide bombing at a railway station in the southern Russian city of Volgograd that highligh(...)

A woman visits a cemetery outside Makhachkala, capital of the violent North Caucasus region of Dagestan,  where a number of Islamic militants killed by security forces are buried.   Photograph: Ilyas Hajji/Reuters

Russian police killed the main suspected organiser of last month’s bombing of a bus in Volgograd and several other suspected militants in Dagestan to(...)