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Southeast Asia says gravely concerned about North Korea weapons

Mar 18 2018

Association of Southeast Asian Nations and Australia said they held “grave concerns” about escalating tensions caused by North Korea’s nuclear and missile programmes.

Seoul aims for more talks about talks with N Korea this month

Mar 17 2018

South Korea said it was seeking high-level talks this month with North Korea to prepare for a summit.

Donald Trump signs US-Taiwan travel bill, angering China

Mar 17 2018

Trump signed legislation that encourages the US to send senior officials to Taiwan to meet Taiwanese counterparts and vice versa, angering China.

Russia hopes for constructive ties with US after Tillerson firing

Mar 14 2018

The Kremlin said it hoped for a constructive and sober approach to relations between Russia and the US following the firing of Rex Tillerson as US Secretary of State.

Trump-Kim meeting only if N Korea fulfils promises: WH

Mar 13 2018

The US has made it clear that Trump-Kim meeting would happen only if Pyongyang sticks to the promises over its missiles and nuclear programme.

US will not make concessions to North Korea: CIA Director

Mar 12 2018

The US government will not make concessions during negotiations with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, CIA Director said.

Trump says North Korea to halt missile tests "through our meetings"

Mar 11 2018

US President Donald Trump said that North Korea has promised to halt missile tests “through our meetings.”

NSE Nifty slips 15.80 points in a volatile trade

Mar 09 2018

Nifty ended the session with small losses, down at 10,226.85 due to volatility and further selling pressure, mainly in banking, metal, pharma and infra sectors.

Rupee weakens ahead of US jobs data; down 3 paise

Mar 09 2018

The rupee failed to hold on to its early strong gains and eventually slipped back by 3 paise to end at 65.17 against the US currency on steady dollar demand.

Angela Merkel sees "glimmers of hope" on North Korea

Mar 09 2018

Angela Merkel said there were reasons to be hopeful about the situation in North Korea, especially given progress towards talks between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump.

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Have to respond till Mar 25

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