Café blast kills one in Moscow

One person has been killed and ten others injured in a blast at an open-air cafe in southern Moscow. The explosion happened around 10pm Moscow time on Thursday during a funeral banquet attended by around 30 people from the Caucasus.

The person who died at the scene is reported to have been from Azerbaijan.

Two people are in hospital in a critical condition.

According to reports, a handmade explosive device was thrown by a passing man.

An investigation is underway.