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Russian Engineer Unveils his Concept of a Flying Train

Flying vehicles have sparked the imagination of humans for centuries. It now seems that a flying train is no longer a dream, albeit there is still a lot of work to be done.  An engineer out of Russia recently unveiled his vision for a flying train. A Flying Train isn’t Impossible to Achieve As futuristic as this idea may sound, the concept is not unattainable by any means. Dahir Semenov …
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Russia Banned from Participating in International Sporting Events for Four Years

For the past few weeks, there have been many controversies about the latest Russian ban to participate in major international sports events.  Russia was banned for four years after its athletes were found to have used banned drugs.  This means that Russia will not be allowed to participate in the 2020 summer Olympics in Japan, and the 2022 Football World Cup, which will be held in Qatar. The Russian state-owned …
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New Prime Minister may Pave the way for Bitcoin Adoption in Russia

The relationship between Russian ministers and bitcoin has always been strenuous. This became even more apparent when conflicting news came out of that particular corner. With a new prime minister at the helm, it remains to be seen what the future holds for cryptocurrencies in Russia. A Brighter Future for Bitcoin in Russia? So far, it appears that Mikhail Mishustin has some interesting opinions. In fact, he is a proponent …
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Russia’s Supreme Court Unwillingly Classifies Bitcoin as Money or Property

There have been numerous allegations regarding bitcoin and altcoins in the criminal underworld. Russia’s Supreme Court now officially deems digital currencies to be facilitators of bribery. The relationship between Russia and cryptocurrency has always been strenuous, to say the least. Russian Supreme Court and Bitcoin That situation is rather unlikely to improve in the near future. According to Russia’s Supreme Court, the use of cryptocurrencies poses many dangers. One such …
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