Wion evening news brief, March 23, 2018

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 23, 2018, 01.23 PM(IST)

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Two dead as suspected IS gunman takes hostages in France

At least two people were killed after a gunman claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group opened fire and took hostages at a supermarket in southwest France on Friday.

Trade deficit with China costs 2 million jobs to US: White House

America's massive trade deficit with China is estimated to have resulted in about two million job losses in the US, the White House has said, defending President Donald Trump's decision to initiate strong actions against China's "unfair" trade practices.

Victory of truth, tweets Arvind Kejriwal after Delhi High Court sets aside disqualification of AAP MLAs

After the high court set aside the Election Commission order disqualifying 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs (Members of Legislative Assembly) in an office of profit case, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal called it a "victory of truth."

Karti Chidambaram granted bail in INX Media case

Karti Chidambaram has been granted bail in INX Media case. The Delhi high court while granting the bail told him not to travel abroad. 

Russian strikes kill 37 civilians in Eastern Ghouta: Monitor

Thirty-seven civilians died in the the shrinking rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta's Arbin area near Damascus overnight, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Friday.