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WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 29, 2019, 06.52 PM(IST)

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Top developments of the day.

PNB scam accused Nirav Modi produced in UK court, bail hearing underway

Fugitive businessman Nirav Modi, 48, was produced in London's Westminster Magistrate court on Friday for bail hearing as India made extradition for the PNB bank fraud accused.

Kartarpur talks postponed as Pakistan's Khalistan support raises concerns

The second round of India-Pakistan talks to decide on the modalities of Kartarpur corridor has been postponed after New Delhi raised the concern of Islamabad appointing Khalistani elements in the 10-member committee for managing the corridor.

Regulators knew before crashes that 737 MAX trim control was confusing in some conditions: Document

US and European regulators knew at least two years before a Lion Air crash that the usual method for controlling the Boeing 737 MAX's nose angle might not work in conditions similar to those in two recent disasters, a document shows.

US has loser's attitude as it cannot compete against Huawei: Chairman Guo Ping

China's Huawei Technologies turned in a higher annual profit on recordhandset sales even as it continued to grapple with heightened global scrutiny amid allegations of espionage.

UK lawmakers to vote for pivotal vote on May's Brexit deal

MPs are set for a momentous third vote Friday on Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit divorce deal, which could end a months-long crisis or risk Britain crashing out of the EU in two weeks.