Abe: Japan planning for refugees in event of NKorean crisis

North Korea has carried out several missile test launches this year, in violation of United Nations resolutions. Japan's National Security Council discussed how to evacuate its almost 60,000 citizens from South Korea in the event of a crisis, a g... More..

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Statement: US national security adviser arrives s Kabul
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Statement: US national security adviser arrives s Kabul

McMaster's visit to Kabul came shortly after the USA bomb strike on Afghanistan's eastern province. While military officials said the strike was based exclusively on tactical needs, it led to speculation th...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation must stop propping up 'murderous' Syrian regime, Boris Johnson says

The news conference came after Russian President Vladimir Putin met the top American diplomat for nearly two hours to see if they could rescue relations between the world's mightiest military powers. Tillerso...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US, Canada and Mexico support combined 2026 World Cup hosting play

At the press conference at One World Trade Center, Gulati acknowledged as much. US soccer chief Sunil Gulati said the football federation has the support of President Donald Trump. The last time the Games wer...More..

All options on table with N. Korea: Pence
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

All options on table with N. Korea: Pence

The administration's immediate emphasis, the officials said, will be on increasing pressure on Pyongyang with the help of Beijing. On Friday, North Korea said the unsafe security situation was due to the "Tru...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US Vice President Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea

It stretches 250 kilometers (160 miles) and is dotted with military guard posts, mines and defensive structures. After a two-month policy review, officials settled on a policy dubbed "maximum pressure and eng...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Manhunt for Cleveland Facebook Live killer

It was recorded and then uploaded to Facebook by Stephens, according to a Facebook spokesperson. The victim's son, Robert Godwin Jr., told Cleveland .com that he couldn't bring himself to watch the video b...More..

United States anticipated North Korea missile test that failed - adviser with Pence
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United States anticipated North Korea missile test that failed - adviser with Pence

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has appeared in a massive parade in the capital . United States officials said that the Trump administration had settled on a policy that will emphasise increasing pressure ...More..

Karen Pence highlights art therapy with Asia-Pacific trip
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Karen Pence highlights art therapy with Asia-Pacific trip

The country's official name is the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. "North Korea is a liability to everybody and it's a threat not just to the United States, not just to South Korea, not just to Japan, ...More..

Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after sinking Chelsea
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after sinking Chelsea

Antonio Conte has revealed goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois picked up an injury, while illness forced wing-back Marcos Alonso to be withdrawn later from the squad in Chelsea's 2-0 defeat to Manchester United at ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US House Democrats Want Security Clearance for Trump's Son-in-Law Revoked

Many critics have already dismissed the new White House Office of American Innovation, created in March by President Donald Trump and led by his son-in-law, Jared Kushner . "I don't know. Have you seen my twee...More..

Turkish opposition urges board to cancel referendum result
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Turkish opposition urges board to cancel referendum result

Turkey declared the state of emergency to facilitate its crackdown on the network of followers of US -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Turkey blames for the a failed coup attempt in July. The const...More..

Philippine's Duterte wins Time magazine poll
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Philippine's Duterte wins Time magazine poll

The poll had asked readers who should be included on this year's TIME 100 - an annual list of the world's most influential people, a report published in the magazine said. Abella said Filipinos also found in ...More..

Pence warns N. Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pence warns N. Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'

Pence visited the Korean Demilitarized Zone on Monday. The visit came after a huge military parade Saturday during which North Korea showcased apparent intercontinental ballistic missiles, and as a United Sta...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Shorthand Goals are Downfall of Sharks, Oilers Tie Series

Oilers: Milan Lucic. The big forward factored in on both goals in Game 1 , with one goal and one assist. Some season ticket holders were a bit irked about the concourse passes and anxious the move would che...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Liberals introduce plan to legalize recreational marijuana by July 2018

Since the intention of legalization is to stop criminalizing users, the government chose an age that would not force adults under 25 to turn to the illicit market. This file photo taken on April 20, 2016 show...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

China reiterates opposition to South Korea's THAAD anti-missile system

Lu says China wants to resume multi-party negotiations that ended in stalemate in 2009. A White House foreign policy advisor traveling with Vice President Mike Pence was quoted as telling reporters that t...More..

North Korean missile test a damp squib
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korean missile test a damp squib

The visit comes after a huge military parade during which North Korea showcased apparent intercontinental ballistic missiles, and as a United States carrier group converges on the Korean peninsula, ratcheting u...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Iraqi forces making new push towards Old City in Mosul

Iraqi Federal Police forces "are engaged in hard, house-to-house clashes with Daesh fighters inside the Old City", a media officer from these units told Reuters. However, U.S. -led coalition forces have made ma...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump suggests Russian Federation may have had knowledge of Syria chemical attack

Trump, meanwhile, told Fox Business News that the US had no plans to become more deeply involved in Syria and only did so because of last week's deadly chemical weapons attack that killed dozens. Mr Tillers...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation warns U.S. against unilateral strike on North Korea

This is tricky for Washington , requiring the Trump administration to ask Beijing to crack down on North Korea at the same time as expecting it to accept the THAAD deployment. This item corrects spelling of Gu...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pope invokes refugees, immigrants in Easter sermon

The Pope delivered his message to thousands of pilgrims who gathered in St Peter's Square at the Vatican . Pope Francis has used his Easter message address to condemn Saturday's deadly attack on a bus conv...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US Vice President Arrives in Seoul Amid North Korea Tensions

While McMaster conceded that estimates on North Korea's weapons capabilities "vary widely", even failed missile tests can allow them to improve their programs, he said. Gen McMaster, who was in the Afghan capit...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Good, Bad & Ugly: Cavs 109, Pacers 108

His 3-pointer with 4 seconds left had cut the Cavs' lead to 1 point, setting the stage for Miles's attempt at a game-winner. San Antonio led 74-64 with 1:53 to play in the third quarter but closed the quart...More..

UK police investigating acid attack at London club; 12 hurt
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

UK police investigating acid attack at London club; 12 hurt

Two of the victims, both men in their twenties, are in a "serious but stable condition" and 10 others suffered "minor injuries", police said in a statement . The incident occurred at about 1:10 a.m. (0010 GMT)...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Iraqi soldiers hit by Islamic State gas attack in western Mosul

A top "mufti" of the ISIL terrorist group was killed by Iraqi police in western Mosul , a high-ranking police official said Friday. Iraqi government forces, backed by USA advisers, artillery and air support,...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Abe says pressure must be exerted on NKorea

But Pence and Hwang said they were troubled by retaliatory economic moves by China against the deployment in South Korea of a USA anti-missile system known as the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD). As...More..

3000 liquor licences not renewed in Goa; Parrikar assures of solution
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

3000 liquor licences not renewed in Goa; Parrikar assures of solution

It had exempted the hill states of Sikkim, Meghalaya and Himachal Pradesh and areas having population up to 20,000. Kerala too is considering going to the Supreme Court to "seek time" regarding the implementa...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United States strikes back at Assad for use of chemical weapons

His top diplomat offered a similarly grim assessment from the other side of the globe after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow. White House spokesman Sean Spicer later told reporters that...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump Will Spend Easter Weekend at Mar-a-Lago

Trump hasn't ventured to that course, but he has traveled to his own golf facility in Sterling, Virginia, just a 45-minute drive from the White House. He said: 'You know what - and I love golf - but if I were ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korean test missile 'fizzles' hours before Pence arrives in South

With US Vice President Mike Pence also touching down in Seoul in South Korea, it is clear that US officials are making a concerted diplomatic push to try and get the situation in North Korea under control and...More..

Gorsuch on path to confirmation as Senate tears up own rules
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Gorsuch on path to confirmation as Senate tears up own rules

Despite an unprecedented move by Senate Democrat Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) to mount a partisan filibuster against a nominee to the high court, Gorsuch was approved by a bipartisan 54-45 majority vote in t...More..

Champions League: Antoine Griezmann gives Atletico Madrid narrow lead over Leicester City
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Champions League: Antoine Griezmann gives Atletico Madrid narrow lead over Leicester City

The striker went to sprint into the area but he was clipped by Albrighton and the referee awarded a penalty -despite Griezmann being clearly outside the area. Leicester City's Jamie Vardy, center, during a tr...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

For one, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he told the Chinese leader, Xi Jinping, that he would be able to get better trade terms from the United States if China were to assist in reining in the ...More..

No pardon for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Nawaz Sharif
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

No pardon for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Nawaz Sharif

Meanwhile, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy yesterday said India must recognize Balochistan as an independent country if Pakistan executes Jadhav. However, Pakistan has refused to accept him as their national, said an ...More..