U.S. considers restoring Pyongyang to terror sponsor list: Tillerson

President Donald Trump. "In the distant past, Korea may have looked up to China as a model of political or economic development, but today we consider the communist-led nation to be economically, politically and socially backward". It has refused t... More..

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Facebook killer's mother says he 'snapped'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Facebook killer's mother says he 'snapped'

Stephens had been on the run for almost 48 hours after posting grisly video on Facebook of himself shooting and killing 74-year-old Robert Godwin, Sr.at 695 East 93rd Street in Cleveland. "One thing I do want t...More..

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It is time for Beijing to be serious about sanctions

You look at different things over the years with President Obama . Pence also said on Tuesday that all options were on the table in dealing with North Korea, but that President Donald Trump is determined...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Six Months On, ISIS Has Its Own Numbers For Mosul

Iraqi forces are now engaged in a battle to take crowded west Mosul from about 2,000 IS fighters. - January 24: As Iraqi forces prepare to attack Mosul's west, the United Nations warns that 750,000 civ...More..

Mixed message from US as Trump congratulates Erdogan
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Mixed message from US as Trump congratulates Erdogan

The main issue raised by the opposition is the decision by the Electoral Commission to accept hundreds of thousands of ballots that did not carry its stamp. "That the Turkish leadership didn't like the critic...More..

Trump to nominate Scott Brown as ambassador to New Zealand
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump to nominate Scott Brown as ambassador to New Zealand

Since leaving MA after losing his U.S. Senate seat to Elizabeth Warren in 2012, Brown became a contributor to Fox News and ran an unsuccessful campaign for a U.S. In announcing his nomination as ambassador,...More..

Nicola Sturgeon says general election will boost IndyRef2 mandate
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon says general election will boost IndyRef2 mandate

Commenting on the announcement, North East Fife MP Stephen Gethins said: "This is a huge U-turn by the Prime Minister who is clearly more determined to pursue the political interests of her party and their incr...More..

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Serena Williams planning 2018 return after confirming pregnancy

Williams, the highest-paid female athlete in the world, announced her engagement to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian last December. Here's a look at how the tennis world reacted to Williams's pregnancy. She w...More..

Thousands demand South African president's resignation
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thousands demand South African president's resignation

Yesterday's march was led by the radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party, along with the Democratic Alliance (DA) and smaller opposition parties. They have united to put pressure on the beleague...More..

Assad's Forces Still Left With Several Tonnes Of Chemical Weapons
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Assad's Forces Still Left With Several Tonnes Of Chemical Weapons

The findings supported earlier testing by Turkish and British laboratories. The move comes as OPCW head Ahmet Uzumcu said Wednesday that "incontrovertible" test results by the OPCW team already probing the in...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Images show North Koreans playing volleyball at nuclear test site

The analysts say the games could indicate the test site has "transitioned to a standby status" and that personnel was "being allowed some downtime for recreation". Volleyball is opaque at the best of times , a...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav's Location In Pak Not Known To Us, Says Government
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's Location In Pak Not Known To Us, Says Government

Last year, the government had extensively circulated Jadhav's "video confession", in which he admitted to being a spy working for India's intelligence agency named Research and Analysis Wing (RAW). "And neith...More..

China's man on North Korea crisis cools heels in Beijing
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

China's man on North Korea crisis cools heels in Beijing

While inspecting the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, Pence warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the USA and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is ...More..

VP Mike Pence Warns North Korea: 'We Will Defeat Any Attack'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

VP Mike Pence Warns North Korea: 'We Will Defeat Any Attack'

His remarks also coincided with an embarrassing US admission on Tuesday that an aircraft carrier Trump said 10 days ago was sailing to waters off the Korean Peninsula was in fact heading in the opposite directi...More..

Pence praises Indonesia's moderate form of Islam
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence praises Indonesia's moderate form of Islam

Trump has criticised Japanese auto giant Toyota for planning to open a factory in Mexico, part of general broadsides against both foreign and domestic companies as he emphasises job creation in the United Sta...More..

With Xi out of US, Chinese media slam Trump
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

With Xi out of US, Chinese media slam Trump

Even before the missile test, North Korea's nuclear program was expected to be an important talking point between Xi and Trump. The Trump White House is anxious Pyongyang is just months away from marrying n...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

AIADMK symbol row: Delhi Police Crime Branch serve summon to TTV Dinakaran

Earlier in the day, Dinakaran said that since everyone had made a decision to keep him out of the party affairs, he had chose to stay out. She had been elected AIADMK Legislature party leader on February 5 fo...More..

Man arrested for sending hoax e-mail to police about aircraft hijack
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Man arrested for sending hoax e-mail to police about aircraft hijack

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Task Force) B Limba Reddy alleged that the e-mail was sent by Krishna, who posed as a woman, claiming that a group of 23 people were going to hijack aircraft from Mumbai, Hyderaba...More..

Delhi police serve summons to AIDMK leader Dinakaran over symbol case
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Delhi police serve summons to AIDMK leader Dinakaran over symbol case

Though Dinakaran had convened a meeting of the party MLAs in the morning, it was cancelled because he had to be present in the Additional Chief Metropolitan Court in connection with two FERA violation cases aga...More..

Bayern complains to UEFA about Spanish police
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bayern complains to UEFA about Spanish police

However, it was Bayern who took the lead in the second half when Casemiro fouled Robben in the area and Lewandowski dispatched the penalty. The Spanish side had won the initial leg 2-1, allowing them to bri...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence: US, Indonesia 'Share Many Common Values'

Pence is in the Asia-Pacific region to visit top officials in Seoul, South Korea; Tokyo; Jakarta , Indonesia; and Sydney for discussions on economic engagement and evolving security challenges. A senior North ...More..

United States carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United States carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula

Lu's comments came after North Korea's deputy ambassador to the United Nations and its vice Foreign Minister reportedly said that a new nuclear test was under preparation and more missile tests would be condu...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

India Calls Off Maritime Talks with Pakistan amid Tension

Jadhav was arrested in March past year, "for his involvement in espionage and sabotage activities against Pakistan", according to a statement released by the Pakistan armed forces. The development came amid ten...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Maduro Says Ready for Elections Amid Anti-Government Protests in Caracas

Government supporters were holding their own counter demonstration. "We've triumphed again! Here we are, governing, governing, governing with the people!" he added, before breaking into song. They included sta...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Here's What Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' Order Means

The order specifically asks the secretary to review waivers of these rules that exist in free-trade agreements. "We're going to defend our workers , protect our jobs and finally put America first", Trump ...More..

Pence vows 'overwhelming' response to North Korea
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence vows 'overwhelming' response to North Korea

That limits the country's diplomatic presence overseas and also mean that very little of nonhumanitarian use comes in. Haley, the current president of the U.N. "The truth seems to be that the USA military and...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Labour MP Says General Election 'Is Not About Changing The Government'

Bookmaker Ladbrokes gives Labour 12-1 odds of winning the snap election called by May this week. Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas said Mr Corbyn was letting down Britain by refusing to back a second refer...More..

Le Pen party calls European Union flag 'oligarchic rag'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Le Pen party calls European Union flag 'oligarchic rag'

Police commander Christophe Voreux said Thursday that the two parliamentary aides and a member of Fillon's security detail were dining in a fast-food restaurant when someone broke into their hire vehicle parked...More..

General Motors says Venezuelan authorities illegally seized its auto plant
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

General Motors says Venezuelan authorities illegally seized its auto plant

The question is why the socialist government of embattled president President Nicolas Maduro-the handpicked successor to now-deceased strongman Hugo Chavez-would seize the GM plant. The CNN Money story notes ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ex-NFL star Hernandez hangs self in prison; family seeks probe

Only Hernandez knows what drove him to throw away what most of us could only dream of attaining. Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder in the 2013 death of Odin Lloyd. Hernandez was a suicide risk. ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Georgia special election result lets both sides claim victory

Republicans are bidding to prevent a major upset in a conservative Geor. A voter leaves a polling site after casting a ballot in a special election in Marietta, Ga., Tuesday, April 18, 2017 . Democratic cong...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

More than 1 000 Palestinian prisoners begin hunger strike

Terrorist leader Marwan Barghouti, remains wildly popular among Palestinian Authority citizens despite being imprisoned for life. In his opinion piece in the Times , Barghouti said a strike was the only way ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

U.S. reviews 'failed' Iran nuclear deal

He said the deal, brokered by former President Barack Obama's administration along with other world powers, represented the "same failed approach" the US has taken to North Korea. The terms of the nuclear agree...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence to North Korea: The Sword Stands Ready

Vice President Mike Pence said that the United States' response to any use of weapons by North Korea will be "overwhelming and effective", in a new warning to the reclusive state Wednesday. Mattis credited Chin...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Moallem: US Aggression on Syria Breach of International Law

In an interview today, Russian President Vladimir Putin reported that the level of trust with the United States on a day-to-day, working basis began getting worse after Trump took office. On Thursday, Trump...More..