Kim Jong-un's half-brother, Kim Jong-nam, reportedly assassinated

There has been no official comment from North or South Korea yet. The South Korean government source who spoke to Reuters did not immediately provide further details. In an interview with Finnish TV in 2012 , Kim Jong Nam's son Kim Han-sol expres... More..

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What's behind the turmoil in Trump White House
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

What's behind the turmoil in Trump White House

Earlier reports from U.S. media said that the Justice Department had warned the White House about Finns contacts with Russian Federation late last month. "I don't know about that", Trump told reporters. A s...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Malaysian Ship With Aid For Rohingyas Arrives in Bangladesh

Myanmar's treatment of the Rohingya has sparked global criticism, including from Muslim-majority Malaysia - a rare spat between Southeast Asian neighbours. A port official in Chittagong said a ceremony would ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

European Union revises up eurozone economic outlook despite uncertainties

Private consumption, rising 5% in 2016, and forecast at 4.8% in 2017 and 3.9% in 2018, remains the main contributor to economic growth, the EC said. The British central bank lifted its growth prediction for 2...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Kremlin denies campaign to discredit French election contender Macron

Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's proposal to leave the euro currency would cost France more than 30 billion euro (£25 billion) a year in extra debt interest, the country's central bank chief has said . L...More..

A look at North Korea's missile launches and technology
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

A look at North Korea's missile launches and technology

President Donald Trump took office", the finance ministry said in a statement ". South Koreans watch Sunday as television news broadcasts reports that North Korea has test-fired an unidentified ballistic m...More..

Canada hoping for progress on border preclearance for Monday meeting
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Canada hoping for progress on border preclearance for Monday meeting

Trump reassured Trudeau over NAFTA, which Trump repeatedly ripped on the campaign trail, saying his focus was primarily on Mexico . -Canada relations, Trudeau and Trump's meeting also caused many Tw...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Government: Trump 'should be extended full courtesy of state visit'

The response stated: "We look forward to welcoming President Trump once dates and arrangements are finalised". It continued that although the government recognised "the strong views expressed by the many sign...More..

Trump and Trudeau meet at White House
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump and Trudeau meet at White House

Trump has said NAFTA puts United States workers at a disadvantage. "We're going to work with Mexico , we're going to make it a fair deal for both parties", Trump said while stressing that "we're going to g...More..

White House was warned Flynn was vulnerable to blackmail
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

White House was warned Flynn was vulnerable to blackmail

Spicer added that Trump was talking to Mike Pence and "various other people" about Flynn's conversation with Russian officials while former President Barack Obama was still in office. As the president returne...More..

The Winter White House Disappeared From Tripadvisor. Where Did It Go?
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The Winter White House Disappeared From Tripadvisor. Where Did It Go?

Mr Richard DeAgazio posted pictures on Facebook showing Mr Trump huddling with his aides and the visiting Japanese leader, and taking phone calls. She'll host Abe for a private lunch later in the day at Mar...More..

Man Poses for Facebook Photo With Protector of US Nuke Codes
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Man Poses for Facebook Photo With Protector of US Nuke Codes

The United States, Japan and South Korea have requested urgent diplomatic talks at the United Nations on Monday over North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch, with Seoul condemning what it called "seriou...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Matt Damon knew about Clooney twins for months

George Clooney who is seventeen years older than Amal Alamuddin met his wife at a fundraising event in September 2013 and got married a year after in a high profile wedding ceremony held in Venice. In an inte...More..

Trump Promises to Deal With North Korea 'Very Strongly'
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump Promises to Deal With North Korea 'Very Strongly'

China, facing criticism that it is not doing enough to pressure North Korea to drop its nuclear program, said Monday that the root cause of North Korean missile launches is friction with the United States and S...More..

Trump to speak with Zuma and Buhari today
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump to speak with Zuma and Buhari today

Niceties aside, the main thrust of Trump's conversation with Buhari, who received the call from London where he remains on an extended sick leave, was improving cooperation to fight terrorism. While it's not ex...More..

North Korea says new nuclear-capable missile test successful
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

North Korea says new nuclear-capable missile test successful

The SLBM launched in August carried the name Pukguksong-1, a name which translates as the "North Star". U.S. Strategic Command, or STRATCOM, confirmed that it detected the launch at 5:55 p.m. Before Sunday,...More..

Betsy DeVos Confirmed as Education Secretary
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Betsy DeVos Confirmed as Education Secretary

But it's more likely we'll now hear the same trashing of public schools that the disrupters, the privatizers and the austerity hawks have used for the last two decades. DeVos is portrayed as a bumbling fool by ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Massive explosion during protest rally in Lahore; 16 killed, over 50 injured

The explosion went off in Lahore's busy Mall Road during a rally wich was being conducted by hundreds of pharmacists protesting against a new government law outside the provincial assembly building. The sec...More..

Vyapam Case: Approximately 500 MBBS admissions cancelled by SC
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Vyapam Case: Approximately 500 MBBS admissions cancelled by SC

They were earlier allowed by Supreme Court on interim basis to write the exam. Hence, the matter was referred to the 3 judge bench, which on Monday upheld the view of Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre. But the three-...More..

France's power shows through as they edge out Scotland
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

France's power shows through as they edge out Scotland

ASM Clermont Auvergne outside half Camille Lopez was the French hero as he kicked five penalties and converted Gael Fickou's try for a match tally of 17 points. Scott Spedding's decision to take a lineout qui...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Commuters struggle as cab strike continues

Startups which have newly entered in the logistics segment could also gain benefits due to the indefinite strike called by taxi aggregators in India. Drivers want Uber and Ola to bump up the base fare from Rs...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Peru asks Trump to arrest former leader Toledo

Israel said on Sunday it will not admit former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo into the country until his affairs are settled in Peru. Toledo has repeatedly denied wrongdoing and likened the actions aga...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Russian Federation steps up cyber-attacks on UK

Meanwhile, Chancellor Phillip Hammond - a former defence and foreign secretary - said the NCSC had blocked 34,550 "potential attacks" on government departments and members of the public in the last six months -...More..

Is your elder sibling smarter? Blame parents
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Is your elder sibling smarter? Blame parents

The study found that first-born kids have higher IQs than their younger brothers and sisters. The benefits enjoyed by the eldest child, such as mental stimulation and emotional support from their parents, ove...More..

Supreme Court convicts Sasikala in DA Case, sentences 4 years Jail
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Supreme Court convicts Sasikala in DA Case, sentences 4 years Jail

She's beensentenced to four years in jail and also asked to pay a fine of Rs 10 crore. However, within hours of Jayalalithaa's demise on December 5, 2017, Sasikala's kith and kin and her husband were back. ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

China upset at disputed islands mention in Japan-US meeting

Abe supplemented Trump's remarks by articulating that they "have confirmed that Article 5 of the Japan-US Security Treaty will be applied to the Senkaku Islands", the Japan News reported. During the Obama admin...More..

J&K encounter: 1 terrorist killed, two jawans martyred
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

J&K encounter: 1 terrorist killed, two jawans martyred

Two Army jawans were injured after terrorists opened fire at the group from a hidden location. Two civilians were also killed during and after the encounter, which led to massive protests in the area. It has no...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall moves from Stoke house for 'safety'

The Labour Party previously claimed Mr Nuttall was deceiving voters by not living there but he was then pictured sleeping at the terrace house . "I regret these tweets". Guidelines laid down by the Electora...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Sen. Al Franken says GOP colleagues have questioned Trump's mental health

That's the same as lying, I guess, " Franken said with a knowing smile. "You know, 3 [million] to 5 million people voted illegally", Franken said, referencing Trump's unsubstantiated claim that widespread v...More..

Trump adviser steers clear of Michael Flynn issue on talk show
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump adviser steers clear of Michael Flynn issue on talk show

If Flynn misled Vice President Pence about the content of his discussions, knowing that Pence would go out and repeat a misleading version to the public, that's obviously very troubling. But perhaps his most al...More..

Trump travel ban: Policy adviser attacks USA federal appeals court
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump travel ban: Policy adviser attacks USA federal appeals court

Moreover, the ruling also refused to honor Trump's claim that the courts are powerless to review a president's national security assessment. While the fate of Trump's restrictions on refugees and travelers ...More..

Melania Trump announces future plans for the White House
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Melania Trump announces future plans for the White House

Trump also hired Lindsay Reynolds as her chief of staff. Reynolds' responsibilities include overseeing operations in the East Wing, where the first lady traditionally conducts business. The first was a pict...More..

WA Trump Travel Ban Lawsuit: Seattle Judge Allows Case To Proceed
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

WA Trump Travel Ban Lawsuit: Seattle Judge Allows Case To Proceed

Ferguson has said that the discovery process could reveal whether the executive order was intended as an outright Muslim ban. "The unfortunate part is that it takes time statutorily, but we will win that ba...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Martial: Saint-Etienne will always be a rival

When asked if he had activated the clause that entitled him to a second season, the former PSG striker revealed he was in a position to stay for another year at Old Trafford . 'From five trophies this season ...More..

Trump's patio situation room after NK missile launch raises security questions
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump's patio situation room after NK missile launch raises security questions

Sens. Mar-a-Lago, first built between 1924 to 1927 by heiress and socialite Marjorie Merriweather Post , has always been a national historic landmark and sprawling 20-acre club offering dining, croquet, a fu...More..