North Korea threatens 'super-mighty' strike on U.S.

A North Korean missile blew up nearly immediately on its test launch on Sunday, the USA military said. The state's mouth-piece added the hermit kingdom was fully prepared for any attacks by the US. Council statements require a consensus among all 1... More..

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Pence: No negotiations with NK 'at this time'

In previous comments, Pence waned that the "era of strategic patience is over". Pence arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday from South Korea and reassured Japan of U.S. Since taking office, the Trump administration has t...More..

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Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye Is Formally Indicted

Park, 65, was charged with colluding with her longtime confidante Choi Soon-sil to receive tens of millions of US dollars in bribes from Samsung Group and Lotte Group, while demanding millions dollars from SK...More..

Dairy Trade Spat: Canada replies to Trump
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Dairy Trade Spat: Canada replies to Trump

Trump said during a speech in Kenosha, Wisconsin , on Tuesday that Canada has been "very unfair" to dairy farmers and "we're going to start working on that". "Dairy trade between Canada and the U.S.is importan...More..

Now There is no Evidence Linked to Iraqi Borussia Dortmund Bombing Suspect
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Now There is no Evidence Linked to Iraqi Borussia Dortmund Bombing Suspect

Bartra was the only player to suffer a significant injury and underwent surgery on a fractured wrist on Tuesday night while bits of debris were also dislodged from the defender's hand as a result of the blasts....More..

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Trump says US-Russia relations "may be at an all-time low"

Tensions between Russian Federation and the USA have increased sharply since Trump ordered the missile strikes, and Russian Federation has sent a frigate armed with cruise missiles to a port in western Syria in...More..

Russia Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Russia Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses

The Jehovah's Witnesses group was founded in the United States in the 19th century. The court declared the religious organisation an extremist group. The Russian list of banned extremist organizations now con...More..

Paris attack: Police officer shot dead, another wounded, Champs Elysees closed off
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Paris attack: Police officer shot dead, another wounded, Champs Elysees closed off

The BBC adds that the incident is believed to only involve one gunman, who has reportedly been "taken down". Many police vehicles can be seen on the avenue that passes numerous city's most iconic landmarks....More..

Thousands of migrants rescued from Mediterranean in three days
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thousands of migrants rescued from Mediterranean in three days

The rescues come just days after a boat sank off the coast of Libya on Thursday. The rest were picked up by the coastguard, the Phoenix - run by the Maltese organisation Moas - the German NGO Sea Eye and the ...More..

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O'Reilly leaves Fox News amid harassment claims

Carlson usually benefits from O'Reilly's strong lead-in. It could also have alienated employees. O'Reilly departs in the wake of numerous sexual harassment allegations by female co-workers. Finally, Bill wa...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Does the rumored Browns-Jets draft trade hold water?

Sashi Brown, the team's vice president of football operations, said Wednesday that the Browns "feel really good about drafting No. 1". "What Cleveland's going to have to do now if they want Mitch Trubisky , ...More..

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Haiti's United Nations peacekeeping mission ends amid abuse controversy

But the peacekeepers will leave with a tarnished legacy. Subsequently, more than 8,500 people died of the water-borne disease, which can cause severe diarrhea and vomiting, and hundreds of thousands more were...More..

North Korea missile testing has Sen. Fischer's attention
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

North Korea missile testing has Sen. Fischer's attention

South Korea has tested a long-range ballistic missile capable of reaching anywhere in North Korea, Yonhap News reported, a day after its northern neighbor drew condemnation for launching another projectile. S...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Labour Has (Eventually) Ruled Out A Second Referendum On Brexit

The decision is expected to be rubber-stamped at a meeting of the party's ruling National Executive Committee on Wednesday, but the aide refused to say whether Mr Corbyn's wishes had been thwarted, saying only ...More..

To be dead to sin and be alive in God — EASTER MESSAGE
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

To be dead to sin and be alive in God — EASTER MESSAGE

Jesus wasn't the first or last person to make over-the-top religious assertions, but he was the only one to back them up. I love Easter because the music is so uplifting - and reminds me of the people I love ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Fox News Shuffles Primetime Lineup After O'Reilly Ouster

Following the Times story, 21st Century Fox said it had asked the same law firm that investigated Ailes to look into O'Reilly's behavior. She left with a payout, amount unknown, and a confidentiality agreemen...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Strident Trump targets Canadian trade on energy, lumber, dairy files

President Donald Trump pledged to stand up for dairy farmers during a visit to Kenosha on Tuesday, saying that the USA must have fair trade with all trade partners, including Canada. The National Milk Producer...More..

Trump on the right track with this executive order
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump on the right track with this executive order

About 85,000 H-1B visas are distributed annually by lottery . USA president Donald Trump has signed a new "Buy American, Hire American" executive order, much to the delight of the American Shrimp Processors ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Canada announces legislation to legalize marijuana

The legislation's intention is to legalize, strictly regulate and restrict access to pot, said Liberal MP Bill Blair, former Toronto police chief and the government's point man on the legalized-marijuana file. ...More..

Trump's 2016 tax returns won't go publice because of audit: White House
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump's 2016 tax returns won't go publice because of audit: White House

Republican Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas said , the "President says he's still under audit", to a booing crowd. "Let's see what Donald Trump is up to". "We're here to say we care", said Singh. Violence er...More..

Evacuations ordered as Cyclone Cook takes aim at New Zealand
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Evacuations ordered as Cyclone Cook takes aim at New Zealand

The cyclone also left numerous homes flooded and around 10,000 households without electricity. The worst of the weather is expected to hit Thursday afternoon through Friday night. Heavy rain has eased over Au...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Israel Isolates Hunger Striking Detainees

Barghouti and another strike leader, Karim Younis, were reportedly transferred to solitary confinement by the Israeli Prison Service (IPS) on Monday in an apparent attempt to curb the protest. With the Israel...More..

United Airlines Will Compensate All Passengers Who Were On Controversial Flight
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United Airlines Will Compensate All Passengers Who Were On Controversial Flight

To say United Airlines is having a week from hell would be an understatement. The passenger, who has since been identified as Dr. David Dao, has hired lawyers to look into his situation. On Monday night, Cu...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Real Brexit talks will only start after June vote: EU Commission

British lawmakers on Wednesday overwhelmingly backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election , paving the way for a June vote she hopes will give her a "mandate to complete Brexit". Including the...More..

North Korea warns 'thermonuclear war may break out at any moment'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

North Korea warns 'thermonuclear war may break out at any moment'

He said rolling back the hostile U.S. policy towards the DPRK "is the precondition to solving all the problems in the Korean Peninsula". One called for "dual-track" talks on denuclearization of the Korean P...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Turkish election commission rejects calls to annul referendum

In Syria, the U.S. backs the Syrian-Kurdish YPG armed group battling ISIL, which stands for Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, and is also known as ISIS. The parliamentary assembly of the Council of Europe (...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Iran's FM reacts to Tillerson's criticism on nuclear deal

Trump has also promised Netanyahu he will not allow Iran develop a nuclear weapon ever. What is the USA doing about Iran? U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday accused Iran of "alarming ongoi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Georgia run-off sets new test for President Trump

She treated Trump gingerly throughout the campaign in a district he barely won in November, but the president called to congratulate her Wednesday morning and Handel said she hoped he'd campaign for her. "T...More..

Communications between Syria, chemical experts intercepted
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Communications between Syria, chemical experts intercepted

There were only a handful of issues Tillerson and Lavrov said they broadly agreed on - that the Korean peninsula should be denuclearized, Syria should be "unified and stable" after the Islamic State is defeated...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence, on US carrier, pledges to defend Asia

While Pence brought up the issue of reforming the five-year-old bilateral trade pact with South Korea in his previous stop, the vice president emphasized in Japan that Trump aims at reforming the tax code in th...More..

Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police

He was scheduled to appear in Westminster Magistrates Court Tuesday, according to a statement from Scotland Yard, posted on Twitter by Asian News International. India submitted an extradition request to B...More..

Israel puts Marwan Barghouti in solitary confinement for writing op-ed
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Israel puts Marwan Barghouti in solitary confinement for writing op-ed

Erdan vowed that Israeli authorities would not negotiate with the prisoners and said Barghouti had been moved to another prison and placed in solitary confinement. The publication has recently come under fire f...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

UN strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

It has conducted five so far, and last week analysts warned that the country's nuclear test site was " primed and ready " for a sixth. The council threatened to "take further significant measures including sa...More..

With Babri verdict, Advani is out of President race: Lalu
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

With Babri verdict, Advani is out of President race: Lalu

Mr Katiyar is among the BJP leaders who will face trial for the mosque-razing by hundreds of right wing activists or karsevaks on December 6, 1992, an event which changed the face of Indian politics and cause...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United Kingdom lawmakers back prime minister's call for June 8 election

European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas made the remarks after saying his boss, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, spoke Tuesday to British Prime Minister Theresa May following her shock call fo...More..