News brief: Big stories of the day

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Jun 02, 2018, 07:01 PM(IST)

Farmers from Ahmednagar spill milk from a tanker in Pune, Maharashtra. Photograph:( PTI )

Day after country's farmers go on strike, fruit & vegetable prices shoot up

A day after farmers in the country went on strike, the prices of fruits and vegetables have reportedly shot up. ANI reported vendors at Delhi's Okhla mandi as saying prices had risen.

Rahul Gandhi to address farmers' protest on June 6 in Mandsaur, MP

A day after farmers across the country initiated a 10-day nationwide protest, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has decided to join the protest on June 6.

Trump says summit back on but who will pay for Kim's hotel room? 

Trump announced early Saturday morning that his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un was back on.  He made his announcement after meeting at the White House with Kim's right-hand man Kim Yong Chol. 

Palestinian tries to hit Israeli soldiers with car, shot dead: Army

A Palestinian man who tried today to hit Israeli soldiers with his car in the southern occupied West Bank city Hebron was shot dead, the army said.

UN and Myanmar agree outline of Rohingya return deal, no details

The United Nations said on Thursday it had struck an outline deal with Myanmar aimed at eventually allowing hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims sheltering in Bangladesh to return safely and by choice.

 

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