WION evening news brief, April 16, 2018

File photo of Emmanuel Macron. Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Apr 16, 2018, 06.56 PM (IST)

Kathua gang rape: Victim's father seeks transfer of case from J&K

The Supreme Court today issued a notice to the Jammu and Kashmir(J&K) government on a petition filed by Kathua rape victim's father seeking transfer of the case to Chandigarh.

In a first, Swedish PM Stefan Lofven to receive Modi at airport

As Narendra Modi lands in Sweden in a few hours, he will be received by Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven at the airport as an ''exceptional gesture'', said  Monika Mohta Indian ambassador to Sweden and Latvia.

Our ties with Russia too strong to be broken by Macron: Turkey

Turkey's ties with Russia are too strong to be broken by France's president, foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday, after Emmanuel Macron said Ankara's support of missile strikes on Syria showed it had "separated" from Russia.

New York Indian Film Festival to pay tribute to Sridevi, Shashi Kapoor

More than 70 films and documentaries focusing on diverse themes of women's issues, gay rights, terrorism and youth will be showcased at the New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) in the month of May. 

IPL 2018: Match preview of Delhi vs Kolkata

The thirteenth clash of Indian Premier League 2018 will be between Kolkata and Delhi at the Eden Garden Stadium in a humid temperature (likely to rain) but still, it is expected that it is going to be a full house clash as the support for Kolkata team at their home ground has been immense.