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WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Aug 28, 2018, 08:35 AM(IST)

File photo of Imran Khan. Photograph:( Reuters )

Trudeau, Trump have 'constructive conversation' on US-Mexico NAFTA deal

After the United States and Mexico agreed to revamp the NAFTA deal, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office announced that US President Donald Trump and Trudeau had a "constructive conservation" about trade.

Pak govt planning proposal to resolve Kashmir conflict: Human Rights Minister Mazari

Pakistan's Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari has said that the incumbent government in Islamabad is preparing a proposal to resolve the Kashmir issue.

China records hottest average summer temperature in 57 years

China's national average temperature hit 22 degrees Celsius (71.6 Fahrenheit) this summer, the highest since 1961, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday.

India may become fifth largest economy in 2018: Arun Jaitley

India may probably become the fifth largest economy next year, asserted Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley on Monday.

Jaitley's comments came while addressing the 71st Annual General Meeting of the Indian Banks Association, held in Mumbai on Monday. He addressed the meeting through video conferencing.

EPL: Mourinho defiant as Tottenham thrash Manchester United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho walked out of the press conference demanding "respect" after his team was thrashed by Tottenham Hotspur in United's home ground.

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