WION Morning News Brief, March 10, 2018

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Mar 11, 2018, 03:07 AM(IST)

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Trump optimistic about N Korea talks, says 'it'll work out'

President Donald Trump predicted "tremendous success" today in upcoming groundbreaking talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, adding that the reclusive state had promised not to shoot missiles in the interim. The comments came after the American leader said he has received encouragement from the leaders of China and Japan as he moves toward the high stakes summit, announced suddenly this week.

INX media case: Karti Chidambaram, his CA brought face-to-face in Tihar Jail

The CBI on Saturday brought Karti Chidambaram and S Bhaskararaman, Karti's chartered accountant, face-to-face. Bhaskararaman, who handled all the business dealings and finance of Karti, was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) last month. The agency had on Friday extended Karti's custody to make him confront his CA.

Me, my sister have 'completely forgiven' father's killers: Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi today said that he and his sister Priyanka Gandhi have "completely forgiven" his father Rajiv Gandhi's killers. During his interaction with IIM alumni in Singapore, Gandhi, when asked if he and his sister Priyanka had forgiven his father's killers, said: "We were very upset and hurt and for many years we were quite angry. But, somehow, completely...In fact, completely (forgiven)." 

Uttar Pradesh bypoll: CM Yogi Adityanath casts vote as voting begins in Gorakhpur, Phulpur

Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur and Phulpur parliamentary constituencies will go to polls on Sunday morning amid tight security. The elections were necessitated due to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya vacating their respective seats in Gorakhpur and Phulpur constituencies after they were elected to the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council.

Jeff Bezos rockets to richest person on the planet

Jeff Bezos is officially the richest person on the planet thanks to the success of Amazon -- but his bold vision extends to space and even time itself. With Amazon's share price up nearly 60 percent during the past year, the personal wealth of the company's 54-year-old founder has doubled to more than $110 billion.

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