WION Morning news brief, November 13, 2017

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Nov 13, 2017, 03:21 AM(IST)

ASEAN delegates in Manila, Philippines Photograph:( AFP )

Delhi smog: Schools reopen, several trains delayed

The smog in Delhi led to at least 69 trains being delayed and 22 rescheduled with eight trains cancelled on Monday morning.

Earthquake in Iran-Iraq border: Death toll climbs to 140 in Iran

The death toll in the earthquake which hit the Iran-Iraq border area climbed to 129 in Iran, state media said.


ASEAN summit begins in Manila amid tensions in North Korea, South China Sea issue

Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with other world leaders arrived in Manila on Monday for the opening ceremony of the two-day ASEAN summit with several thorny issues on the table to be solved.


Softbank to acquire stake in Uber, invest $10 billion

Global transportation technology company, Uber, confirmed a deal on Sunday in which the Japanese company conglomerate Softbank will buy a stake in it.


Andhra Pradesh: Death toll rises to 17 in Krishna river boat capsize

At least 17 bodies of people have been recovered after a boat capsized in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. 

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