Stories about Worldwide

Sep 23 2017

Defiant Mamata Banerjee says slit my throat after Calcutta High Court Rap

But now the state government has decided not to go in appeal. "In the court's order, it is categorically mentioned that the immersion is only allowed if "found permissi...

Sep 23 2017

Russian hackers tried to access Washington state's voting systems, officials say

CT officials were notified by the federal government on Friday that the state's online voter registration system was targeted during last year's presidential campaign in ...

Sep 23 2017

Trump hints at possible withdrawal from Iran nuke deal

A group of Democratic senators is pressing the Trump administration to comply with a law that requires the administration to tell Congress of potential breaches by Iran...

Sep 23 2017

Turkish president's bodyguards pummel protesters again

Before the meeting, Trump said Erdogan has "become a friend of mine". After a minute or so, Erdogan tells the audience to "not give this attractive gathering to a few i...

Sep 22 2017

Japan's Tough Choices As North Korean Missiles Fly

Trump's speech "reaffirmed that North Korea should be made to realize denuclearization is the only way to the future through utmost sanctions and pressure", it said. ...

Sep 22 2017

Force North Korea into talks, Abe tells United Nations chief

Abe demanded that all states strictly and fully enforce the series of U.N. Security Council resolutions targeting North Korea, saying the world must unite to make Pyongya...

Sep 22 2017

S.Korea to offer $8mn aid to N.Korea

Another critic of the South Korean initiative, Larry Niksch, a Korea expert formerly with the U.S. Congressional Research Service, said $8 million is a token amount of ...

Sep 22 2017

Trump Signs New North Korea Sanctions With Goal of 'Complete Denuclearization'

The president reassured that the South Korea-U.S. alliance remains ironclad and the allies are maintaining close cooperation in their responses to the North's nuclear and...

Sep 22 2017

Riverdale Star Hospitalized After Car Accident

Apa was apparently driving himself home after midnight when during the 45 minute-trip he fell asleep and lost control of the vehicle. Candice Patton, a star of The Fla...

Sep 22 2017

Iraqi Security Forces Start Offensive to Liberate Hawijah From Daesh

ISIS' self-declared "caliphate" effectively collapsed in July, when US-backed Iraqi forces captured Mosul, the group's de facto capital in Iraq . "We announce the lau...

Sep 22 2017

Oregon Vet Dresses Foster Kittens Like Taylor Swift

Considering Look What You Made Me Do has annihilated video streaming records, it was probably money well spent. Look what you made us do, Taylor! The video, involvi...

Sep 22 2017

Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi sees zero role for India in Afghanistan

Not only this, he lied to world by denying the presence of terror safe haven in Pakistan and made demands like - no political or military role for India in Afghanistan,...

Sep 22 2017

South Korea to resume aid to North

The MOU said the aid was approved based on the government's position that "humanitarian aid is continuously pursued as being separated from political situations to impr...

Sep 22 2017

New Britain Native Paul Manafort Under Increased FBI Scrutiny

Manafort has done work for former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, and it was discovered a year ago that he had either earned or was owed $12.7 million for politica...

Sep 22 2017

Japan deploys missile defense to Hokkaido - minister

This is Russia's main Pacific port and the capital of Russia's Primoriye region, which borders North Korea. Both Russia and China officially condemn the North's aspirat...

Sep 22 2017

Trump vows to 'totally destroy' North Korea

The front row seats assigned to North Korea were noticeably empty and the only individual sitting in the area was an unidentified man who appeared to be taking notes. The...

Sep 22 2017

Trump Approval Rises in Another New Poll

Polls found that a majority of Americans approved of his handling of the hurricane response following Harvey and Irma, even if that didn't translate to support for t...

Sep 22 2017

McMaster: Trump Will Take A More 'Holistic' Approach To Iran

General Assembly on Tuesday that the nuclear pact signed with Iran was "an embarrassment for the United States". Macron said he believed he had managed to at leas...

Sep 22 2017

The world's richest woman dies

Bettencourt had been declared unfit to run her own affairs in 2011 after a medical report showing she had suffered from "mixed dementia" and "moderately severe" Alzheimer...

Sep 22 2017

India seals maritime boundary to stop Rohingya Muslim refugees

The new aid funding "reflects the USA commitment to help address the unprecedented magnitude of suffering and urgent humanitarian needs of the Rohingya people", according...