WION morning news brief, December 25, 2017

After the inauguration, Modi will also address a public gathering at Noida's Amity University. Photograph:( Others )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Dec 25, 2017, 02.59 AM (IST)

PM Modi to inaugurate Metro's Magenta Line today with Yogi Adityanath, Delhi CM Kejriwal not invited

The new 12.64-km route -- from Delhi's Kalkaji Mandir to Noida's Botanical Garden -- is expected to cut travel time from south Delhi to Noida by as much as 40 minutes.

Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother today

Jadhav faces alleged charges of espionage, terrorist and sabotage activities. 

RK Nagar win for Dinakaran: AIADMK alleges 'tacit understanding' with DMK

TTV Dhinakaran, the nephew of jailed leader VK Sasikala, trounced his nearest rival E Madhusudhanan of the ruling AIADMK by over 40,000 votes.

Pope pleads for migrants 'driven from their land' by leaders willing to shed 'innocent blood'

Francis was speaking at his Christmas eve mass at Saint Peter's Basilica in the Vatican.

Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem

Jimmy Morales, president of Guatemala, has become the first leader to back US President Donald Trump's change of stance on Jerusalem.