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The Mongolian capital and the World Bank signed a memorandum of understanding here on Wednesday on jointly strengthening capital investment planning in Ulaanbaatar and financial sustainability of its public transport.

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday wrote to British Queen Elizabeth II, condemning the terror attack in Manchester that killed 22 people and injured around 59 and reiterating the need for intensifying the global fight against terrorism.

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Wednesday sent a condolence message to Britain over the terrorist attack in Manchester.

Indonesia and Switzerland plan to cooperate in manufacturing vaccines and drugs, a statement from Indonesia's Health Ministry said here on Wednesday.