News brief: Big stories of the day

WION Web Team
New Delhi Updated: Jun 08, 2019, 09:03 AM IST

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Mexico reaches deal with US on migration, averts tariff war: Trump

'Mexico, in turn, has agreed to take strong measures to stem the tide of Migration through Mexico, and to our Southern Border. This is being done to greatly reduce, or eliminate, Illegal Immigration coming from Mexico and into the United States,'' Trump added.

PM Modi to offer prayers at Guruvayur temple in Thrissur ahead of his visit to Maldives and Sri Lanka

The foreign engagements will be the first to be undertaken by him after coming back to power for a second term as Prime Minister. 

Boeing delayed fix of defective 737 MAX warning light for three years: US lawmakers

Those crashes, which killed 346 people, have triggered investigations by aviation regulators and US lawmakers and left Chicago-based Boeing facing one of the biggest crises in its more than 100-year history.

West Bengal: Fire breaks out near Kolkata's Howrah Bridge, 20 fire tenders at spot

More details are awaited; no loss of life or any word on people injured has been reported yet.

This comes a day after terrorists hurled a grenade at a police station in Sopore area of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Friday.