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Aug 09 2017

ARF Chairman's Statement Expresses 'Grave Concern' over N. Korea

In July, North Korea conducted two ICBM tests, the second of which was, for the first time, apparently capable of hitting the US mainland. The two countries will speed ...

Aug 09 2017

Mountain lion stares down hikers

One of them utters an obscenity. "It's a lovely animal, and I'm very glad that nobody was hurt", says LaRue. In hushed voices, they discuss their predicament. Do not ...

Aug 09 2017

USA secretary of state meets Najib

North Korea, which has been diplomatically isolated by many countries, maintains embassies in eight south-east Asia nations, including Thailand, Malaysia and the Philippi...

Aug 09 2017

SCHEDULE: FIBA Asia Cup 2017

China enters the tournament as defending champions, having won the FIBA Asia Championship 2015 on home soil; while the inclusion of Australia and New Zealand in the A...

Aug 09 2017

William Saab: "La vocería del MP fue cómplice de la violencia"

Durante una rueda de prensa del Consejo Moral Republicano destacó que han desmontado una tras otra las mentiras promovidas por la ciudadana Luisa Ortega Díaz . En esa ...

Aug 09 2017

Three militants killed in J-K's Pulwama

Police said the search and cordon in the area was launched on specific intelligence information suggesting presence of militants. He said the security forces used tear ...

Aug 09 2017

North Korea ups rhetoric following Trump's threat

The U.N. Security Council this weekend slapped its toughest sanctions yet on North Korea over its latest test of a ballistic missile that could be used to deliver a nuc...

Aug 09 2017

How Trump's war of words with Korea hit markets

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) - Residents of the USA territory Guam say they're afraid after being caught in the middle of rising tensions between President Donald Trump and North...

Aug 09 2017

ASEAN forum rebukes Pyongyang over missile, nuclear programs

The dictatorship has attracted widespread condemnation after refusing to step back from aspirations of becoming a fully-fledged nuclear power, despite strong warnings fro...

Aug 09 2017

USA jobs openings surge to record high in June

United States job openings jumped to a record high in June, outpacing hiring, the latest indication that companies are having trouble finding qualified workers. "If you a...

Aug 09 2017

Sethi becomes chairman of the Board of PCB unopposed

Sethi was one direct nominee of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif for the position, the other being Ariff Ejaz. As per PCB constitution, a chairman has to be selected fr...

Aug 09 2017

Netanyahu says he has 'nothing to fear' amid corruption claims

Netanyahu to step down as premier, initiate a shake-up among his Likud party and possibly send the country to early elections. After two years of investigations - and ...

Aug 09 2017

McCain warns Trump to not threaten North Korea until ready to act

Following a Washington Post report that North Korea now has a warhead that can fit inside its missiles, the President issued a stark warning , stating while on vacati...

Aug 09 2017

Trump Has Sent Private Messages to Mueller

Such gestures are seen as not very common. Trump has a history of critical statements of the special counsel, attacking him on Twitter for his friendship with fired FB...

Aug 09 2017

Hopefully China would follow democracy soon: Dalai Lama

He added: "Our small Tibetan community fully practises democracy, and I am an admirer of democracy". Indian and Chinese troops are in a tense standoff situation along the...

Aug 09 2017

3 countries targeted in drugs raids and arrests

Ten suspects were taken into custody in Sydney, while police in the United Arab Emirates arrested five Australians, including two living in the city, the statement from t...

Aug 09 2017

Amid Tensions, Ellsworth Bombers Fly Near North Korea

Tension in the region, which has been ratcheting up to near-unbearable levels in recent months, was further inflamed on Monday when the USA flew two B1B bombers from the ...

Aug 09 2017

BJP will take legal steps over Election Commission decision: Gujarat CM

The party had accused the ruling BJP of bribing and intimidating its MLAs to defect. Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said that the party is confident of victory, c...

Aug 09 2017

Nagasaki marks U.S. atom bomb anniversary

Toshiki Fujimori, then just a year old, was on his mother's back when the blast knocked them to the ground. The nuclear attack on Nagasaki, which killed an estimated 74...

Aug 09 2017

Bhutan acknowledges Doka La is Chinese area: Chinese official

Kumar attacked the BJP leadership of making an issue over AICC Vice-president Rahul Gandhi meeting the Chinese ambassador amidst the border face off in Sikkim, saying "it...