WION Morning News Brief, December 7, 2016

Train services were also affected as over 128 trains got cancelled with 36 trains behind schedule and nine rescheduled. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 07, 2018, 03.26 AM (IST)

4 Powerlifting players died in road accident due to fog in Delhi

A fog-induced road accident killed four powerlifting players near Sindhu border in Delhi.

Two players were reported injured. More details on the mishap are awaited. 

Trump rejects author's accusations, calls self 'stable genius'

US President Donald Trump on Saturday rejected an author's accusations that he is mentally unfit for office and said his track record showed he is "a very stable genius."

Legendary US astronaut John Young dies at 87

John Young, the American astronaut who led the first space shuttle mission, died of pneumonia. 

Flights from Delhi likely to get affected this Republic Day

An estimated 1,000 flights could be cancelled or rescheduled around Republic Day due to an airspace restriction over Indira Gandhi International airport. 

Trump says willing to talk with North Korean leader

US President Donald Trump said Saturday he would be willing to speak directly with Kim Jong-Un, voicing hope that rare talks between North and South Korea could help deescalate the crisis over Pyongyang's nuclear drive.