News brief: Big stories of the day

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Mar 25, 2019, 07:00 PM(IST)

File photo: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan. Photograph:( ANI )

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Pakistan foreign ministry submits proposal to PM Imran Khan to open Sharada temple for Indians

Pakistan foreign ministry has submitted a proposal to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for consultations to open the temple, government sources have told WION.

Naresh Goyal quits Jet Airways; bank-led board to run airline

Jet Airways promoter and former chairman Naresh Goyal quit the airline he founded over two decades ago after the board meeting ended on Monday afternoon, reports said.

Russia again denies meddling in 2016 US presidential election, says ready to improve ties

The Kremlin on Monday again denied Moscow's interference in the 2016 US presidential election after Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report found there no conclusive evidence of Russian meddling. 

Air strike kills 13 civilians, mostly children, in Afghanistan

At least 13 civilians were killed, mostly children, in an air strike by "international forces" in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz late last week, the United Nations said Monday.

Hamas denies firing rocket that hit house near Tel Aviv: Official

A Hamas official denied Israel's accusation that it was behind Monday's rocket strike north of Tel Aviv which wounded seven Israelis and led Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to vow a strong response.


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