News brief: Big stories of the day

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Updated: Nov 03, 2018, 09:04 AM(IST)

File photo of Jamal Khashoggi. Photograph:( Reuters )

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Top developments of the day.

3 dead, including shooter, at Florida yoga studio: Police

A gunman has killed two people and wounded five others at a yoga studio in Florida's capital before killing himself, officials said.Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo told reporters Friday night that the man shot six people and pistol-whipped another after walking into the studio, which is part of a small Tallahassee shopping center.

'Sanctions are Coming', tweets Trump as US reimposes all sanctions on Iran

The United States will add 700 individuals and entities to its Iran blacklist and pressure the global SWIFT banking network to cut off Tehran when expanded sanctions are put in place next week.

Turkey President Erdogan says murder of Khashoggi came from 'highest levels' of Saudi govt

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the order to murder Jamal Khashoggi came from "the highest levels" of the Saudi government Friday as he promised no let-up in the hunt for his killers.

Sri Lanka risks trade concessions if any back-sliding on rights: EU ambassador

The European Union will consider stripping Sri Lanka of its duty-free access if it backs off commitments on rights, the EU ambassador said, amid worries stoked by the president's replacing of the elected premier by a wartime nationalist.

Alec Baldwin charged in New York after 'punching' man

Hollywood actor Alec Baldwin was arrested and charged with assault on Friday after allegedly punching a 49-year-old man in the face during a New York parking dispute, police said.



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