Thursday , 18 April 2019

World News

SA murder husband detained in UK

LONDON: The sensational case of an Indian-origin couple who went on a honeymoon to South Africa after a ‘fairytale’ marriage in India has taken a new turn with the Bristol-based husband being arrested for allegedly organising the killing of his new wife, Anni Dewani.

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Assange arrested in UK

LONDON:  Whistle-blower website WikiLeaks founder, Mr Julian Assange, who was arrested here on Tuesday  on suspicion of rape in Sweden after remaining incommunicado for nearly a week, was sent to custody after being denied bail by a British court.

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Iran says cancelling sanctions ‘helpful’ to talks

TEHRAN/GENEVA: The Iranian President, Mr Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says lifting sanctions imposed on Iran would help achieve progress in nuclear talks currently under way in Geneva.
 State television quoted him on Tuesday saying “canceling the mistakes you made” would “definitely be helpful,” referring to several rounds of UN sanctions.

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