WION Morning News Brief, February 27, 2018

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WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 27, 2018, 03.17 AM (IST)

Sridevi died due to accidental drowning, Dubai Police say another 'clearance' required before body can be released

Bollywood actor Sridevi died of accidental drowning in her hotel bathtub after losing consciousness, the Dubai government said today, giving a dramatic twist to her sudden death that has stunned legions of fans and industry colleagues.

Voting begins in Meghalaya and Nagaland

Voting for the 60-member assemblies will be held from 7 am till 4 pm, except in some polling stations of the interior districts of Nagaland, where the process is scheduled to conclude at 3 pm.

Syria's Ghouta: Russia orders daily 5-hour truce

Russia said on Monday it would establish an evacuation corridor and implement a five-hour daily truce to allow people to leave Syria's eastern Ghouta, after a UN Security Council resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire across the entire country.

Trump says would have run unarmed into Florida school

President Donald Trump said Monday he would have rushed unarmed into the Florida school targeted by a mass shooter, as student survivors of the slaughter brought their campaign for gun control to Congress.

PSG's Neymar suffers metatarsal fracture

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar suffered a sprained ankle and a fractured metatarsal when he was stretchered off in Sunday's win over Marseille, the Ligue 1 leaders announced on Monday.