Hong Kong Sevens: Germany thumps Uganda

Kolinisau said playing at the Hong Kong Sevens was a childhood dream for most Fijians so winning the tournament was extra special. He's a tough guy and where else would you rather be than in the Semi-Finals at Hong Kong? United States of America co... More..

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Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi talks

The National Security Council has presented U.S. President Donald Trump with options on how to respond North Korea's advancing nuclear program. As this statement comes, it is worth noting that UPI reported ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Truck crashes into Sweden store; 3 dead reported

A first suspect has been officially identified as a 39-year-old man from Uzbekistan and "applied for a permanent residency permit in 2014", a request later rejected, police said Sunday. The man accused of drivi...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Children of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner perform for Chinese president

First Lady Melania Trump (not pictured), visited the art school on Friday. Ivanka Trump posted a short video clip of the performance and wrote in a tweet: "Very proud of Arabella and Joseph for their perfor...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

GIRAFFE WATCH: Vets say April's body continues to prepare for calf

This will be her fourth baby, but for baby daddy Oliver, it's his first experience as a father. The question is not why are we all watching April, the pregnant giraffe, on YouTube. "We sure it's not on a loop...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Korea test fires 800km-range missile

They said it flew about 60 km (40 miles) from its launch site near Sinpo, a port city on the North's east coast where a submarine base is located. "The missile reached an altitude of 189 kilometers, well into...More..

Nikki Haley: Trump intends to remove Assad from power in Syria
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Nikki Haley: Trump intends to remove Assad from power in Syria

Haley's remarks came just a day after she warned that Washington was prepared to take further actions in Syria during a special session at the United Nations following a USA military strike against a Syrian air...More..

Tillerson says missile strikes carry a message for others
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Tillerson says missile strikes carry a message for others

The head of North American Aerospace Defense Command, which provides missile detection for the region, said Thursday she was "extremely confident" of U.S. The Carl Vinson made a port call at South Korea's Bus...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Snooping On North Koreans In Malaysia

The report did not name the official, which is common in KCNA reports. US officials reportedly determined that the missile was a medium-range Scud ER (extended range) and suffered an in-flight failure. Nort...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

One Briton, one Belgian, two Swedes killed in Stockholm attack

Earlier , thousands of people gathered in Stockholm's Sergels Torg plaza for a vigil against terrorism. No group has claimed responsibility for the bloodshed, which mirrored recent truck attacks in London, Berl...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Canadians attend memorials for Vimy Ridge centennial country-wide

Today marks 100 years since Canada's key victory in the First World War. Unburdened by a history of warfare, the Canadians looked at war differently and adopted new tactics such as the creeping barrage while ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Stockholm suspect was failed asylum-seeker; 2nd man arrested

The suspected perpetrator of the attack was scheduled to be deported from Sweden, but authorities had not been able to enforce the expulsion, police also said at a press conference Sunday. One Romanian woman ...More..

Seoul praises United States stance in Trump-Xi summit
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Seoul praises United States stance in Trump-Xi summit

It would throw North Korea - a country possessing nuclear weapons - into chaos as the various factions, kept under control by brutality and fear by Kim, would be at each other's throats. But United Nations Amba...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Norway police neutralize explosive device, arrest suspect

Norwegian police have found a "bomb-like device" in central Oslo , and a suspect is being held in custody, the police said on their official Twitter account on Saturday (April 8). He was detained on charges of...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Trump says former Obama official may have committed a crime

US intelligence sources have told Fox News that Rice, President Obama's national security adviser, is responsible for unmasking at least some of Trump team named in surveillance reports. In the Access Hollyw...More..

Russian Federation hits out over Boris Johnson's decision to cancel Moscow trip
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Russian Federation hits out over Boris Johnson's decision to cancel Moscow trip

On Saturday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the USA missile attack on the Syrian military airfield violated global law. Maria Zakharova said the ministry expected Tillerson to explain Wash...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Expected showdown between Trump, Chinese President Xi fails to materialize

Xi told Trump he was ready with him to push forward China-U.S. relations from a new starting point . The missile barrage enhances Trump's image as a leader willing to use USA military power quickly and in ...More..

Trump's United Nations envoy says ouster of Assad a priority for US
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Trump's United Nations envoy says ouster of Assad a priority for US

In her remarks at a special United Nations session after the strike on the Shairat airbase, Haley on Friday warned the USA was "prepared to do more" in response to Syria's use of chemical weapons that killed ma...More..

Morell: 'You can not ultimately defeat ISIS without getting rid of Assad'
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Morell: 'You can not ultimately defeat ISIS without getting rid of Assad'

He added that the USA intervention would drag the region further into war and could play a role in the expansion of Islamic State militant group. Morell said, however, that the USA likely did not deter the Sy...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Russia and US 'one step' from clash

The secretary of state has said Russian Federation was either incompetent or "complicit" in the Syrian chemical attack near Idlib that killed more than 70 people. "While we were striving to come up with alte...More..

South Korea test fires home-developed 800km-range ballistic missile
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

South Korea test fires home-developed 800km-range ballistic missile

President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping pause for photographs on April 7, 2017, at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., when Trump was meeting again with Xi with US missile strikes on Syria adding we...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Man arrested in Stockholm truck attack was suspected before

For decades, Sweden has been among the most generous nations to immigrants. Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, who beefed up border controls on Friday after the attack, announced a national minute of silence to be...More..

Heitkamp says she'll vote for Trump's Supreme Court pick
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Heitkamp says she'll vote for Trump's Supreme Court pick

Democrats, led by Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY, have vowed to keep the nomination from coming to a vote. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota - have firmly stated they will vote with Republicans to advance Go...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Venezuelan court reverses move to strip National Assembly of power

CARACAS , Venezuela (AP) - Venezuela's president and Supreme Court backed down Saturday from an unprecedented move to strip congress of its legislative powers that had sparked widespread charges that the South ...More..

US Navy sends warships toward Korean peninsula
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US Navy sends warships toward Korean peninsula

On Saturday, President Donald Trump and South Korea's leader, Acting President Hwang Kyo-Ahn, spoke by phone. Retired four-star US General Jack Keane said earlier this week that in the wake of recent nuclear ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Arrests linked to deadly attack on St. Petersburg subway

The investigative committee said the six Central Asian citizens were detained as part of a joint operation by investigators, the Federal Security Service, the Interior Ministry and the National Guard. Petersbur...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Arab social media praises Trump for Syria strike

On President Donald Trump's orders, United States warships launched 50 Tomahawk cruise missiles. Enforcement of the order is now paused by federal courts. Trump to immediately rescind his ban on refugees. He ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

North Korea calls United States bombing of Syrian airbase 'unacceptable'

That is causing North Korea's boy king to wet his trousers in fear. While sources old the network that Air Force officials aren't in support of the possible move, former US ambassador to South Korea Mark Lipp...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trudeau says Canada 'was born' at French battle as he marks centenary

They will gather at the Canadian National Vimy Ridge Memorial exactly 100 years after 15,000 Canadian infantrymen rose from their trenches nearby and began advancing toward a 6.4-kilometre front where their Ger...More..

Daesh shoots down Iraq chopper over Mosul, killing two pilots
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Daesh shoots down Iraq chopper over Mosul, killing two pilots

Humanitarian Coordinator in Iraq said in a statement. Eastern Mosul, which is separated by the Tigris river from the western part of the city, was declared liberated from IS in January. The hardline group seize...More..

Wenger says Sanchez wants to stay at Arsenal
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Wenger says Sanchez wants to stay at Arsenal

I can not tell you anything more than I said many times. Arsenal boss Wenger had previously said not being picked by Hodgson had given Walcott the encouragement to kick on and he has already hit 19 goal...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Swedish police make second arrest in truck attack probe - court official

Swedish prosecutor Hans Ihrman said a person has. He added, "We can not exclude the possibility that others are involved". Evenssen said police are holding five more people in connection with the deadly attac...More..

McMaster: 'Prudent' to send carrier strike group to Korean Peninsula
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

McMaster: 'Prudent' to send carrier strike group to Korean Peninsula

In February, North Korea also simultaneously launched four ballistic missiles off its east coast, three of which landed close to Japan. The carrier is canceling port visits and headed toward the western Pac...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Norway police neutralise explosive device found in Oslo, suspect arrested

You could see cops in heavy armour going in every store and restaurant. Oslo's main police station lies less than a kilometre away from where the explosive device was found. On July 22, 2011, Anders Behring...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Venezuela opposition leader banned from running for office

Although the court's decision was quickly overturned, the street protests continued. Capriles had urged a crowd of supporters in Caracas to march to the office of the state human rights ombudsman, whom the op...More..