North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in birthday parade

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is due to arrive in South Korea this afternoon. To protect against the growing threat from North Korea, Thornberry said, the US must increase its missile defense in the region. North Korea, still technically at war wi... More..

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Putin ignores US call for fresh start and backs Assad regime

Moscow and Washington are trying to figure each other out during the first visit by a senior member of Donald Trump's administration to Russian Federation. It is not the first time Mr Putin and Mr Tillerson ...More..

68 children among dead in bomb attack on Syria evacuees
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

68 children among dead in bomb attack on Syria evacuees

The group says it is starting a probe into the cause of the attack, and said it is ready to cooperate with an worldwide investigation to determine who carried it out. The Observatory and Hizbollah's Al Manar TV...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump admin declines to brand China a currency manipulator

Yang and Tillerson also discussed the implementation of those agreements reached by the two countries' presidents, during their first meeting in Florida earlier this month, reports Xinhua. While Trump and Chine...More..

The Offseason Jay Bruce vs. Curtis Granderson Debate Revisited
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

The Offseason Jay Bruce vs. Curtis Granderson Debate Revisited

They have out-homered the Phillies 44-15 in their last six series at Citizens Bank Park. "The demeanor, even when he ran out to the bullpen, reminded me of a couple years ago", Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud to...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

French presidential race tightens further as vote looms in nine days

Le Pen said in a radio interview with France Info that Trump may have been swayed by his administration to change his mind. Le Pen, who has presented the investigation as a plot to derail her presidential b...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Kremilin: Putin told Tillerson why US-Russian ties in bad state

United States officials have suggested Russian forces may have colluded in the latest atrocity blamed on Assad's regime, and it remained unclear if Tillerson will be invited to meet Putin . We may be at an all-...More..

Posey to disabled list with concussion symptoms
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Posey to disabled list with concussion symptoms

Posey was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list Tuesday. "What Goldy did was hand it off to the next guy", Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said of his slugger, who patiently worked Samardzija ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Egyptian parliament approves 3-month state of emergency

The first explosion is reported to have taken pace at Tanta, a city in the Nile Delta, located about 60 miles from Cairo . Pope Francis will visit the Sunni institution in late April during his apostolic vis...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Syria chemical attack: 'Were those children dead at all?' asks Assad

Western leaders including US President Donald Trump have accused Assad of being behind last week's attack in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun, saying his forces unleashed a chemical weapon during an air str...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Russia Says Syria Invited Chemical Weapons Experts to Idlib

Russian Federation has alleged that the victims were killed by toxic agents from a rebel chemical arsenal hit by Syrian warplanes. While Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said the US didn't provide evidence...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Kim Jong-Nam's body finally returned to North Korea

Mr Najib had said earlier that, after challenging negotiations, all North Koreans would be allowed to leave Malaysia - which probably includes those wanted by Malaysian police for questioning. According to the ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Estes wins congressional seat in hard-fought election

Even with Estes' victory, winning majority support for tough votes in Congress could become even more hard if more Republicans see a chance of danger in the 2018 elections, though Republicans have noted that s...More..

Truck attack suspect 'showed ISIS sympathies'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Truck attack suspect 'showed ISIS sympathies'

Other sources quoted by Expressen on Saturday said the man had already confessed to police at the time of his arrest in a northern Stockholm suburb on Friday, saying "I'm the one who did it". Stockholm was...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Timeline of North Korea's claimed nuclear tests

The White House has contingency plans for Pence's trip should it coincide with a another North Korean nuclear test by its leader Kim Jong Un, the adviser said. "I would imagine it would come up probably on thei...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

At least 20 migrants drown off coast of Libya

Due to the insecurity and chaos, immigrants depart from Libya though the Mediterranean towards Europe in rickety boats, many of whom drown on the way. A second group of 62 North African males, including 11 mino...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Officers from south join colleagues for funeral of PC Keith Palmer

Thousands of officers from across the country are expected to line the streets around the cathedral and take part in the service as ushers. The cortege will start off from Westminster via Lambeth Bridge to So...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Turkey referendum: Exit poll shows majority back more powers for president

What is the referendum about? Rising from humble origins to take the helm of the country's government in 2003 as prime minister, Erdogan quickly attracted a fervent following from his support base, but becam...More..

The world watches as USA giraffe April gives birth to calf
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

The world watches as USA giraffe April gives birth to calf

April has her own website and even an apparel line. April's pregnancy was catapulted into global headlines in late February after YouTube briefly yanked the zoo's live stream following complaints by animal ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Egypt Coptic Church cuts back Easter celebrations after attacks

The move comes just days after President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi publicly criticized media coverage of the deadly suicide bombings in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria north of Cairo, which killed at least 45 ...More..

Rebel group decries Syria blast, seeks probe
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Rebel group decries Syria blast, seeks probe

Syria Civil Defense, also known as the White Helmets, said the bombing in the Aleppo suburb of Rashidin injured 55 people in addition to the fatalities. The convoy that departed Al-Fu'ah and Kafriya had 5,000 p...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Canada moves to legalise recreational pot

Another objective that became clear Thursday: impose significantly more rigid laws to combat impaired driving in all its forms, be it alcohol or drugs. '... those laws must continue to be respected and upheld r...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Korea's attempted missile launch failed: JCS

The US Pacific Command said it tracked a missile launch on Sunday night and said the missile blew up nearly immediately. He said that the U.S.is working to "undertake all actions we can, short of a military o...More..

United States' first female Muslim judge found dead in NY
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United States' first female Muslim judge found dead in NY

Her family identified her and an autopsy would determine the cause of death, the spokesman said. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo , who appointed Abdus-Salaam to the state's Court of Appeals in 2013, called he...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Four civilians killed in February in US-led strikes in Iraq

The official said other factors might have played into the deaths, including the Islamic State attempting to deceive targets. ISIS previously said al-Adnani died in an August 30 strike in al-Bab in Syria's de...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Russia, Iran and Syria warn USA against further strikes

The U.S. accuses Assad of deliberately launching the attack. Publications including in the US and the United Kingdom have highlighted "many inconsistencies" in the version of events in Syria's Idlib province ...More..

President Trump briefed on North Korea's failed missile launch - Pentagon chief
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

President Trump briefed on North Korea's failed missile launch - Pentagon chief

There had been a sense of relief when Saturday, the most important day in the North Korean calendar, passed without such a test. The North has said it had developed and would launch a missile that could str...More..

North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile - South Korea
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile - South Korea

After days of sabre-rattling, the North fired an unidentified land-based missile on Sunday that "blew up nearly immediately", the US Pacific Command said . "The launch of the ballistic missile occurred near Si...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

FBI Was Investigating Trump Advisers; Now There's a Name

I never offered that, ' he said at first. 'No. No charges have been filed. Page also suggested that media articles written about his alleged ties to the Kremlin had a bigger impact on the 2016 presidential el...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea displays new long range, submarine based missiles on anniversary

Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has been briefed by his United States equivalent General James Mattis on American options for dealing with North Korea in recent weeks, The Sunday Times said . "The missi...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea missile launch fails, says South Korean military

An attempted missile launch by North Korea on Sunday failed, United States and South Korean defence officials said. While further details of North Korea's missile test failure remain largely unknown, CNN ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Spicer: NATO Is 'Evolving Towards The President's Position,' Not The Other Way

This week, Trump also decided that the Chinese are no longer currency manipulators, low-interest rates are good, he may keep Janet Yellen as head of the Federal Reserve, he supports the Export-Import Bank and h...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea Launches Missile, Military Officials Believe It Has Failed

This story was first published on CNN.com, "North Korean missile test fails, US and South Korea say". Vice President Mike Pence, who will kick off a 10-day trip to Asia in Seoul , South Korea on Sunday, was ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

New dossier prepared on Jadhav's subversive activities

The military said in a statement that Jadhav posing as Hussein Mubarak Patel, originally a naval commander, had confessed to spying for Indian intelligence agency - Research and Analysis Wing. "Pakistan governm...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

What is the Trump administration's Syria policy?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Lavrov also noted that many key State Department posts remain vacant since the new administration took office - a point of sensitivity in Washington. The war has drawn in a...More..