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WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 23, 2018, 09.04 AM(IST)

US President Donald Trump, Journalist Jamal Khashoggi and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Photograph:( Others )

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President Donald Trump said Monday that his decision to withdraw from a decades-old atomic accord with Russia was also driven by a need to respond to China's nuclear build-up.

Pulling out of atomic treaty with Russia also aimed at China, says Trump

President Donald Trump said Monday that his decision to withdraw from a decades-old atomic accord with Russia was also driven by a need to respond to China's nuclear build-up.

Journalist Khashoggi's murder: US official meets Saudi crown prince despite global backlash

The official Saudi Press Agency said they stressed "the importance of the Saudi-US strategic partnership" in a meeting on the eve of a key investment conference in Riyadh.

In Pics: President Xi inaugurates world's longest sea bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau & Zhuhai

China's President Xi Jinping launched the world's longest sea bridge, Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, connecting Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China.
 

Petrol, diesel prices cut for sixth consecutive day

For the sixth consecutive day in a row, petrol and diesel prices were cut in the range of 07-10 paise across metro cities on Tuesday (October 23, 2018).

Watch: After stunning goal, Mesut Ozil praises Arsenal's 'sexy' football

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang came off the bench to score twice and Mesut Ozil scored the other to stretch Arsenal's winning streak in all competitions to 10 games of this season.