WION evening news brief, November 7, 2017

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Nov 07, 2017, 01:45 PM(IST)

Mary Kom defeated Japan's Tsubasa Komura on Tuesday to set up the summit clash for the fifth time in her six appearances at the event. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

'Magnificent Mary' enters Asian Championships final

Five-time world champion M C Mary Kom remained on course for a fifth gold medal at the Asian Boxing Championships after she advanced to the final.

Pollution in the capital: Primary schools to be closed in Delhi tomorrow, says Manish Sisodia

Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said today primary schools will remain closed tomorrow as pollution levels in the city reached dangerous levels on Tuesday.

Kabul: Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on TV station

At least one person was killed in the attack after gunmen stormed the station. The terrorists had fired rocket-propelled grenades at the guards.

UN Security Council urges Myanmar to 'ensure no further excessive use of military force'

The United Nations has denounced the violence during the past 10 weeks as a classic example of "ethnic cleansing".

Iran supplying missiles to Yemen rebels is direct military aggression: Saudi Crown Prince Salman

In an interview with CNN television on Monday, Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir had accused the Lebanese Hezbollah group of firing the missile at Riyadh from Huthis-held territory.

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