Putin's talks with Kim Jong-un end in Russia

Talks of the Russian President Vladimir Putin with the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have ended in Vladivostok, TASS reported.

Rouhani names conditions for talks with US

Iran will sit down at the negotiating table with the US, but believes that at the moment no suitable conditions have been created for this, and Washington is not ready for dialogue, said Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

Trump not to be allowed to stay at Buckingham Palace

The US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump will not be allowed to live in Buckingham Palace during their upcoming visit to the UK, Daily Mail reported.

North Korea's Kim to Meet Putin in Russia

Kim "will soon pay a visit to the Russian Federation at the invitation" of Putin, France24 reports referring to North Korea's official KCNA news service said.

ISIS claims responsibility for blasts in Sri Lanka

The ISSI has claimed the responsibility for attacks in Sri Lanka, The Guardian reported.

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg dies aged 98

The Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, died aged 98 years, BBC reported.

Trump not worried “even a little bit” about prospect of impeachment

US President Donald Trump said Monday that the Congress “can’t impeach” him over the findings of the Mueller report into Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election and his alleged attempts to hamper the respective investigation, AFP reported.

Sri Lanka blasts: Death toll reaches 310

According to the Ministry of Health, the death toll in the bomb explosions that rocked Sri Lanka has reached 310, and 480 others are injured, News 1st reported.

Moscow will judge new Ukrainian president by his deeds. Peskov

Moscow will judge the new president of Ukraine by his deeds, the spokesperson for Russian President Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday.

Pope Francis urges to condemn attacks in Sri Lanka

Pope Francis called to condemn the severe attacks in Sri Lanka, Daily Mail reported.

Trump congratulates Zelensky on victory in Ukraine presidential election

US President Donald Trump on April 21 congratulated Vladimir Zelensky on his victory in the Ukrainian presidential election during a telephone conversation, the White House said in a statement.

Sri Lanka bombings: Toll in Eastern Sunday church attacks rises to 290

Eight coordinated explosions that tore through churches and hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday have killed at least 290 people and injured another 500, in what officials have called a "brand-new type of terrorism."

Ukraine’s Poroshenko concedes defeat in presidential poll

Incumbent Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Sunday conceded he had been soundly defeated in a run-off vote by comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy and would be leaving office next month, but said he did not plan to quit politics altogether, Reuters reports.

Russia to carry out observation flight over US this week

A group of Russian inspectors will conduct an observation flight over the United States’ territory on April 22-27, Head of the National Nuclear Risk Reduction Center Sergey Ryzhkov said, according to Krasnaya Zvezda newspaper, Tass reports.

Serbian president rules out NATO membership, anti-Russian sanctions

Despite foreign pressure, Serbia will never impose sanctions on Russia and will stay out of any military bloc, including NATO, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic told a pro-government rally in Belgrade on Friday evening.

Trump slams aides who cooperated with Mueller’s investigation

President Donald Trump lashed out Friday at current and former aides who cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, The Associated Press reported citing Trump’s Twitter account.

Iraq to convene summit with representatives of Iran, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Syria

Iraq will convene a summit with representatives of Iran, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Syria, reports AFP.

Trump to be 'first foreign leader to meet Japan’s new emperor'

A US serviceman has fatally stabbed a Japanese woman and then killed himself in Okinawa, Al Arabiya reports, citing the Japanese Foreign Ministry.

French writer Welbeck awarded Order of Legion of Honor

French writer Michel Welbeck received from the hands of French President Emmanuel Macron the country's highest award — the Order of the Legion of Honor.

Vatican displays Holy Stairs for first time in 300 years

Visitors to Rome this Easter can have a once-in-a-lifetime experience: climbing the original stairs that Jesus is said to have walked on while on his way up to be judged by Pontius Pilate before his crucifixion, CNN reports.