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Nets’ Mikhail Prokhorov to run for Russian presidency

MOSCOW — After a week of surprising challenges to his authority, Vladimir Putin faces a new one from one of…

Abramovich v Berezovsky: what have we learned so far?

It is Britain’s most colourful legal battle. On one side is Roman Abramovich, the billionaire owner of Chelsea FC. On…

Alexander Lebedev reveals his street fighting past after YouTube brawl

It has become a video sensation: the moment when Alexander Lebedev punched a fellow businessman live on Russian TV. Ever…

Was Alexander Lebedev’s punch misguided? | Open thread

John Prescott jabbed an egg hurler, Wendi Deng slapped a foam pie thrower and now the Russian billionaire owner of…

Russian billionaires come to blows

In his skinny jeans and basketball boots, he may appear to be the model of a modern media mogul. But…