Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

The White House said the two agreed to continue to strengthen the alliance between their countries. North Korea is believed to be preparing for a sixth nuclear test and is working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the United S... More..

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New S.Korean leader sets course in stormy diplomacy
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

New S.Korean leader sets course in stormy diplomacy

Regional experts have believed for months that North Korea is preparing for its sixth nuclear test and was working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the United States, presenting Preside...More..

Manchester arena explosion: Donald Trump says 'evil losers' committed attack
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Manchester arena explosion: Donald Trump says 'evil losers' committed attack

Of course, the harshest epithet Republicans can hurl is "socialist", and one wonders if Falwell, or Trump , knows much about the founding of the Jewish state by European socialists! On Monday, Mr Trump said...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

China calls for new talks with North Korea on nukes

But US ambassador Nikki Haley said last week that no final draft text had been clinched. Traditionally, the United States and China have negotiated new sanctions before involving the other 13 U.N. "We shoul...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Pentagon tries to ease Turkey's concerns with arming Kurds

Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu also denounced the us move, saying "every weapon that reaches the (Kurds') hands is a threat to Turkey ". " I hope very much that this mistake will be rever...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump Told Russians Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Eased 'Great Pressure'

Mr Comey had been running an inquiry into possible collusion between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's election campaign. The reports came just as Trump flew to Saudi Arabia to kick off his first fore...More..

Indian Army's strong message to Pakistan, assaults Pak's outposts
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Indian Army's strong message to Pakistan, assaults Pak's outposts

Unlike the surgical strikes of last September when the Army crossed the LoC to target terrorist camps in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK), Indian soldiers in this case fired mortar shells from their side of ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Comey set to testify publicly about why Trump fired him

Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the committee, said Comey "deserves an opportunity to tell his story ". A senior White House official close to President Donald Trump is now a "significant person of inte...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Rouhani's win at Iran's presidential election positive for Russian Federation - senator

But the election comes at a tense moment in relations with the United States, with President Donald Trump still threatening to abandon the accord and visiting Iran's bitter regional rival Saudi Arabia this we...More..

Venezuelans Clog Roads in Anti-Government Protests
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Venezuelans Clog Roads in Anti-Government Protests

Describing Maduro as a dictator who has wrecked the OPEC nation's economy, they are seeking fresh elections, foreign humanitarian aid, freedom for hundreds of jailed activists and autonomy for the opposition-co...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Oil rises to month-high with output cut extension expected

In November previous year, OPEC and 11 other non-OPEC producers, including Russian Federation, agreed to cut output by about 1.8 million barrels per day between January 1 and June 30. Price of the Brent crud...More..

Nigerian official says more Chibok girls have been released
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Nigerian official says more Chibok girls have been released

Dayo Adeyeye, in Abuja on Monday, said that the capture of the girls by insurgents in 2014 traumatised the entire nation. Boko Haram militants kidnapped 276 girls from their school in Chibok in northeast Ni...More..

North Korea says US has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

North Korea says US has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

In a rare interview on Iranian television Thursday, North Korea's Kang Sam Hyon said the CIA and Seoul's National Intelligence Service targeted the North Korean leader beginning in June 2014, when US and So...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

North Korea fires another ballistic missile despite sanctions threats

The council diplomats say the closed discussion was requested by the United States, Japan and South Korea and will take place Tuesday. The missile launched on Sunday reached an altitude of 560 kilometers (347 m...More..

How Jared Kushner May Have Helped Secure A Saudi Arms Deal
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

How Jared Kushner May Have Helped Secure A Saudi Arms Deal

Mr. Kushner was referring to a $100 billion-plus arms deal that the administration hoped to seal with Saudi Arabia in time to announce it during Mr. What has changed, he added, is the House of Saud is now dea...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Comey Agrees To Testify Before The Senate Intelligence Committee

Mr Trump fired the former FBI director, James Comey, last week, setting off a firestorm of leaks and investigations. Citing a document summarising the meeting in the Oval Office last week, the New York Times...More..

Trump welcomes Colombia's president to the White House
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Trump welcomes Colombia's president to the White House

HORSLEY: He is somewhat aggrieved. Two outspoken critics of the peace deal , former Colombian Presidents Álvaro Uribe and Andrés Pastrana Arango, met with Mr. Burr told reporters Thursday about the respons...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

How Jared Kushner Sealed The Saudi Arms Deal

Meanwhile, Trump is set to leave Friday for his first foreign trip since assuming office. Of course, Friday won't mark the first time Kushner, a senior adviser to the president, and Trump, her father's assi...More..

Deadline to register to vote in General Election 2017 just days away
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Deadline to register to vote in General Election 2017 just days away

The deadline to register to vote is midnight on Monday (22nd May). Voting by post is an easy and convenient alternative to voting in person. There is a specific push to get more young people to vote, as the t...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Joe Lieberman is top contender for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The President interviewed four candidates on Wednesday at the White House. For the new candidate who would lead the bureau, replacing Comey, Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions have been interviewing v...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

India boycotted the forum of the project because of sovereignty concerns over the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. In his address wrapping up ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

US, Europe discuss new laptop ban on flights

The US has been considering increasing the number of airports affected by the ban to possibly include some in Europe, prompting the European Union to hold a meeting of aviation security officials last week. E...More..

U.S. launch airstrike on pro-Assad forces in Syria
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

U.S. launch airstrike on pro-Assad forces in Syria

The U.S. -led coalition operates a training facility there for Syrian opposition forces fighting ISIS. There is a Syrian regime base nearby, the official said , adding that forces there are equipping to ha...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

Hamon went on to make a disastrous showing in the presidential election, being eliminated in the first round in fifth place. France's economic malaise, especially high unemployment, had undermined the popular...More..

British retail sales coming up roses
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

British retail sales coming up roses

It said: " Anecdotal evidence from retailers suggests that good weather contributed to growth". The jump in retail sales in April pushed up retail sales over a broader three-month period by 0.3%, following a ...More..