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Aug 16 2017

Indian, Chinese soldiers scuffle in Ladakh

But on both the occasions their attempts were thwarted by alert Indian troops, they said. India has, however, said that both China and India need to pull back troop...

Aug 16 2017

North Korea backs off Guam missile threat

President Trump ratcheted up his rhetoric after North Korea carried out ballistic missile tests, warning the country that it would face " fire and fury " if it continue...

Aug 16 2017

Under Armour CEO, others resign from Trump's council

The White House clarified in a statement from an unidentified official that Trump "condemns all forms of violence, bigotry, and hatred". Trump has faced a storm of crit...

Aug 16 2017

Charlottesville white nationalist demonstrator loses job at libertarian hot dog shop

Berkeley-based hot dog chain Top Dog issued statements Monday denying the story that former cook Cole White was sacked, saying that he took "responsibility" for hi...

Aug 16 2017

Trump Comments At Press Conference Were 'Disgusting'

Members of the media are crying on television over President Trump's fiery press conference on Charlottesville , VA where he blamed " both sides" for the violent protes...

Aug 16 2017

'I Think There's Blame On Both Sides'

It's not just that Trump's reactions have been vague and tepid statements about white supremacist violence in Charlottesville , although that is notable in and of itse...

Aug 16 2017

Trump again blames violence in Virginia on 'Alt-Left' too

But on Tuesday, Mr. Trump circled back to his earlier comments, defending his original statements and saying he wanted to be sure he had all the facts. He did not make ...

Aug 16 2017

Modi wraps up speech in 56 mins - the shortest

There is a huge gap between the statements given by the Prime Minister and the reality. During a phone call Monday, the White House says U.S. President Donald Trump a...

Aug 16 2017

Blue Whale devours one more in Kerala? Kannur lad's death under scanner

While the police are probing if the teen played the Blue Whale challenge, there were reports that Ankan was addicted to online games. The petition said "there are s...

Aug 16 2017

North Korea begins events to sing praises of ruling Kim family

The Japanese leader Shinzo Abe said he had discussed the situation with Donald Trump and they Trump "agreed in our recognition that preventing North Korea from laun...

Aug 16 2017

Hope Hicks will be interim White House communications director

However temporary it is, it was the latest reshuffling in the White House and comes at a time when the president's remarks on white supremacistswere drawing fire from Dem...

Aug 16 2017

Iraq starts offensive to retake Tal Afar from ISIL

Federal police chief Lieutenant General Raed Shakir Jawdat said in a statement that "armoured and elite units are headed for Tal Afar", the main remaining stronghold of D...

Aug 16 2017

China reclaims spot as world's biggest holder of treasuries

A report released by the TDA on Monday revealed that as of June, China's holdings stood at US$1.15tn. Japan, which overtook China as the largest holder of US treasuries...

Aug 16 2017

South Korean President Claims Veto Power Over Any Military Action on Peninsula

He added that he dates the establishment of the Republic of Korea not to 1948, when the South Korean government was formed, but to 1919, when a provisional government was...

Aug 16 2017

Zambia opposition leader freed in treason case

Mr Hichilema is being held for treason, along with five others, with trial scheduled to open today after he and his co-accused pleaded innocent to the charge in Monday's ...

Aug 16 2017

Colombian President oversees final withdrawal of rebels' arms

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos declared the country's 50-year conflict with FARC guerrillas "truly over" on Tuesday, as the last truckloads of decommissioned w...

Aug 16 2017

Russia Can Play Constructive Role in Defusing Conflict Between US, North Korea

China-North Korea's biggest trade partner accounting for around 90 percent of the trade-said on Monday that it was halting imports of coal, iron, iron ore, and seafood ...

Aug 16 2017

School buses are safer for kids than cars or walking

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is investigating a school bus driver after they were alerted that she forced 24 students to get off the bus and walk 10 blocks to sch...

Aug 16 2017

US Defense Secretary: Guam is well protected

Analysts said Pyongyang's ICBM tests on July 4 and July 28 demonstrated its capability of hitting Alaska and the mainland United States . North Korea's state-run n...

Aug 16 2017

Baltimore removes Confederate monuments early Wednesday morning

A group topped a statue in Durham, N.C. on Monday night in protest. "Following the acts of domestic terrorism carried out by white supremacist terrorist groups in Charl...