WION Evening news brief, 4 January 2018

File photo of Kulbhushan Jadhav meeting his mother and wife. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 04, 2018, 01.18 PM (IST)

Pakistan's propaganda exercise on Jadhav carries no credibility: India

As Pakistan released a new video of Kulbhashan Jadhav, the ministry of external affairs(MEA) said it was not surprised by the new video asserting that Pakistan was simply continuing to put out "coerced statements" on the video.

China puts Tibetan language advocate on trial for 'inciting separatism'

China today put a Tibetan on trial for "inciting separatism" even as rights group denounced the decision as a "sham" after appearing in a New York Times video documentary after he criticised policies related to Tibetan language education.

Pakistan needs to earn the money provided to fight terror: US

At the State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said Pakistan needs to show that it is sincere in cracking down on terrorism even as the White House said it would announce new measures against Pakistan on terror-related issues.

Fodder scam case: Got phone calls from Lalu's men, says judge

As Lalu Prasad appeared in Ranchi court for sentencing in the fodder scam case, the judge told the RJD chief that "he got phone calls from Lalu's men". "I got many references for you but don't worry, I will follow only law", Special CBI court judge Shivpal Singh said in court on Thursday.

Vijay Mallya declared 'proclaimed offender' by Delhi court

A Delhi court today declared beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya a proclaimed offender for evading summons in a FERA violation case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Shehrawat passed the order after noting that Mallya failed to appear before it despite repeated summons.