This Week in Saratov we again take a look at the news which is shaping our world.
Died on the island fisherman would seek by helicopter
The victim was on the island in Engels, Saratov region of the fisherman has not yet been discovered. From the moment of death (the man was burned in a tent) was held for five days.
In the Saratov region found “biological war weapons of mass destruction”
FGBU “Saratov Interregional Veterinary Laboratory,” examining the meat intended for the supply of one of the wax pieces, found his “biological weapons for mass destruction of war.” The laboratory has rejected 2 tons 607 kg of frozen beef, which is checked at the request of the military prosecutor’s office.
Four Britons confessed to planning to blow up the London Stock Exchange
Four British nationals admitted to belonging to a terrorist group “Al-Qaeda.” In particular, the British said they were involved in preparing a plan to explode on the London Stock Exchange.
NATO Pakistan by suspected Afghan Taliban
BBC BBC has access to NATO secret report, which states that the Taliban in Afghanistan is providing direct assistance to the Pakistani intelligence service. The authors are not intended for distribution of the report, based on thousands of Taliban prisoners and interrogation of members of “Al Qaeda”, convinced that Pakistan knows the whereabouts of Taliban leaders.
Afghanistan has agreed to hold separate talks with the “Taliban”
In the near future to begin separate talks between Afghanistan and representatives of the movement of “Taliban”. While it is not known exactly when the negotiations begin and who will take part in them, but it is reported that negotiations will take place in Saudi Arabia.
Investigation of organ trafficking in Kosovo did not allow NATO – the media
NATO and the UN interim administration in the Serbian province of Kosovo (UNMIK) did not allow the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) to investigate the illegal trade in human organs in the province, said the Serbian Tanjug agency with reference to the local media.
In Slovakia, undressed MPs in protest
Slovak MPs stripped naked in support of the abolition of parliamentary immunity. Party members staged a rally, “Freedom and Solidarity”, reports TSN.ua with reference to the Slovak media.
The Chinese are addicted to plastic surgery fashionable “European eyelid”
The most popular service Kyrgyz plastic surgeons began operation “European eyelid” – the formation of a Mongoloid people of the country Caucasoid eye shape. This was told the agency “KirTAG” plastic surgeon, Professor Musa Mateev.
Developed self-guided laser-guided bullets
Engineers National Laboratory, Sandia (USA) tested the homing bullets, driven by a laser beam. Such a bullet directly in the flight can change its trajectory in any of the three measurements.
Astronomy: The Solar System lowers the speed
The velocity of the solar system in interstellar space over the past 15 years has declined by more than 10%. This phenomenon remains a mystery to scientists.
“The Arab Spring” turned the growth of smuggling ivory
The collapse of authoritarian regimes in the Arab East turned a sharp increase in smuggling of ivory in Egypt. This is the conclusion analysts TRAFFIC, which was established in 1976 by the World Wildlife Fund and the World Conservation Union to monitor the trade in wild animals and plants.
Scientists have created a medical sensor is powered from rap music
Experiments with four musical directions – blues, jazz, rock and rap – have shown that the latter is best suited for charging for new devices. According to Engadget, researchers from the University Purdue fabricated sensor, the main element of which is the console, made of piezoelectric lead zirconate titanate.
And that was the Week in Saratov.