News brief: Big stories of the day

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Apr 27, 2018, 06.45 PM(IST)

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un applaud after planting a tree at the truce village of Panmunjom inside the DMZ separating the two Koreas. Photograph:( Reuters )

'Will be happy if we can have informal summit in India,' Modi to President Xi during delegation-level talks

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi held delegation-level talks at Wuhan on Friday as the two leaders engaged each other for the second time in less than a year after the BRICS summit. 

'My democratic right to vote in Karnataka elections,' says Vijay Mallya

As the extradition battle continued in a UK court, ex-liquor baron Vijay Mallya said even though it is his "democratic right" to vote in the impending Karnataka Assembly elections but his bail conditions won't allow him to leave the UK.

Watch: PM Modi on museum tour with Xi at Wuhan

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping began talks during the two-day summit on Friday, the Indian PM said the speed and scale with which China constructed the three gorges dam 'inspired him'.

Key takaways from Korean leaders' joint statement from historic summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in signed a joint statement on Friday after meeting at the heavily fortified demilitarised zone between their countries.

'Avengers: Infinity War' is worth all the hype and some more

It boils down to this. 10 years of marvellous films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe culminates into one epic finale called Avengers Infinity War - a film that will make you pant in excitement from the first shot and leave you dumbstruck by the ending. 

Read in App