217 killed as powerful earthquake hits Mexico

The U.S. Geological Survey says the 7.1 magnitude quake hit at 1-14 p.m. and was centered near the Puebla state town of Raboso, about 123 km southeast of Mexico City.

Trump, Modi visits to Israel “truly historic:” Netanyahu

Alludes to US President including the Jewish country in his first visit abroad, bonhomie with Indian PM

Hasina proposes ‘safe zones’ for Rohingya

Criticises Myanmar for calling them ‘illegal immigrants’ and ‘Bengalis’

‘Trump’s tough speech reaffirms the need for denuclearisation’

South Korea, Japan say it portrays America’s firm stance

Sirisena seeks support for a ‘moderate but steady path’

Says a slow, gradual reconciliation process will be fruitful