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THE co-founder of a large Russian internet company wants to invest in the types of robotics envisioned in “The Jetsons” – that 1960s cartoon portraying a family from the future, with flying cars, robot maids and all sorts of push-button inventions.
The robots that Dmitry Grishin is looking for are aimed at the mass market. Beyond vacuum-cleaning More >
THE US has denied Russia’s claim that it is arming Syria’s opposition and expressed new concern over what it says is Moscow’s supply of attack helicopters to Damascus.
“We do not and have not supplied weapons to the Syrian opposition. You know our position on that and we have made it very clear,” White House spokesman Jay Carney said More >
The co-ordinated security sweep in the early hours of a public holiday targeted the homes of a new brand of young Russian politicians who analysts believe More >
The United States voiced fears that Syria’s government is planning a new massacre, as regime helicopters fired on rebel stronghold towns and raging violence killed over 100 people.
On the political front, the newly elected leader of Syria’s exiled opposition urged President Bashar al-Assad to hand over power to his deputy, in line with a plan More >