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Russian Federation detains brother of St. Petersburg terror attack organizer

Russian Federation detains brother of St. Petersburg terror attack organizer

The minute-long, first-person clip begins with agents from Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) speeding up to a bus stop where Azimov is sitting. Two immigrants from Central Asia, who were related to recruiters of global terrorists and who expressed readiness to commit terrorist acts in Russian Federation, have been killed in Russia's Vladimir region, east of Moscow , during a detention attempt, Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said on April 19, Sputnik news agency reported.


Jokowi to Vote in Central Jakarta's Gambir 4 Polling Station

Jokowi to Vote in Central Jakarta's Gambir 4 Polling Station

The blasphemy allegations and Purnama's subsequent poll loss have sparked fears that pluralistic traditions in the world's most populous Muslim country are under threat from the influence of hardliners, who pushed for the governor's prosecution.



USA moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protests

The meeting was set for one day after a North Korean holiday on Tuesday marking the 85th anniversary of the founding of its army. Asked about the threshold for USA action, Haley told American broadcaster NBC that "if you see him attack a military base, if you see some sort of intercontinental ballistic missile, then obviously we're going to do that".


Vijay Mallya gets bail three hours after arrest

Vijay Mallya gets bail three hours after arrest

The businessman Vijay Mallya has been arrested by Scotland yard in London. "He was arrested after attending a central London police station, and will appear at Westminster magistrate court today". The government, he said, will leave no stone unturned to bring to justice anyone indulging in financial irregularities. Technically, this development is a major victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and union government.


Strike forces South African Airways to cancel some flights

Strike forces South African Airways to cancel some flights

Passengers booked to travel with South African Airways (SAA ) are being advised to stay in contact with the airline for updates on the status of flights and bookings. They have criticised the airline saying it's failed to adequately communicate with customers. SAA said that the strike had already delayed flights out of the airport, which handles around 19 million passengers a year.


University of Leeds rated top in Yorkshire

University of Leeds rated top in Yorkshire

Leicester has risen two places this year to 30th according to the guide. Of the 10 universities in Yorkshire and the Humber, six fell in the rankings, one remained the same and three climbed the table. Edinburgh makes the top 10 for 20 of the 50 subjects it offers, topping the nursing categotry, while Strathclyde features in 34 subject tables, making the top 10 in 13 and finishing first in three - namely aural and oral sciences, medical technology, and social policy.