United Nations condemns North Korea missile test

Aside from space launches, Jeffrey Lewis of the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in the United States told AFP, "This is the longest range missile North Korea has ever tested". North Korea is not thought to be able yet to make a nuclea... More..

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Stormy start to UP session; paper balls hurled at podium
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Stormy start to UP session; paper balls hurled at podium

The government too is arming itself with all the relevant data to hit back at the opposition, which has only 74 MLAs against the BJP and its allies' massive strength of 325 in the 403-member House. "The State G...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump's frustrations are boiling over after Comey dismissal

On May 9, Nadler said: "The firing of FBI Director Comey by President Trump is a terrifying signal of this Administration's continued abuse of power on so many levels". Reports suggest that Comey infuriated...More..

Pope canonizes 2 children who claimed to see Virgin of Fatima
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pope canonizes 2 children who claimed to see Virgin of Fatima

Francis received Ruini's report in 2013 or early 2014 and praised it Saturday as being "very very good". Pope Francis on Saturday proclaimed two Portuguese shepherd children, Francisco and Jacinta Marto, to ...More..

Turkey refuses German lawmakers access to Incirlik air base
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Turkey refuses German lawmakers access to Incirlik air base

Speaking at a Monday news conference, Merkel said it was essential for lawmakers to be able to visit the more than 250 soldiers serving at the base. Martin Schäfer, the German foreign ministry's spokesman, ...More..

Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on LoC
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on LoC

The LoC on both sides is guarded by army, while IB is guarded by Border Security Force on Indian side and Pakistan Rangers and on the other side. Pakistani troops resorted to mortar shelling, besides using auto...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sturgeon Claims Independent Scotland Will Rejoin EU in Stages, Without Euro

LONDON: Scotland must have a choice on independence at the end of Britain's divorce with the European Union when the exit terms are clear, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday. Sturgeon would also face...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

US accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

The photographs spanned several years beginning in 2013. "We're not going to signal what we're going to do and what we're not going to do", he said , according to CNN's report . "And these atrocities have b...More..

New US envoy: I went to Western Wall, prayed for Trump's success
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

New US envoy: I went to Western Wall, prayed for Trump's success

Friedman will not have much time to reflect on his fading dreams, as his first big challenge is right around the corner with President Trump's trip to the region causing diplomatic spats between the two allies ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Aussies hunker down as WannaCry ransomware attacks escalate

The assault, which began Friday and was being described as the biggest-ever cyber ransom attack, struck state agencies and major companies around the world - from Russian banks and British hospitals to FedEx an...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missiles tests

They're not there yet, but tests like this are the nuts and bolts a successful weapons program needs. Kim said North Korea would stage more nuclear and missile tests in order to flawless nuclear bombs needed ...More..

Mutinous soldiers allow access to Ivory Coast city
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Mutinous soldiers allow access to Ivory Coast city

Soldiers searched vehicles and checked the identity documents of bus passengers. Bouake was the epicentre of the mutiny in January by the former rebel soldiers who had been integrated into the army. "We are w...More..

Hamilton wins drama-filled 2017 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hamilton wins drama-filled 2017 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

The two rivals, with seven world championships between them, were in a race of their own at the Circuit de Catalunya as they lapped all but Red Bull's third placed Australian Daniel Ricciardo. If they'd been co...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Good chance for Middle East peace deal

In his first face-to-face meeting with Mahmoud Abbas, the president said it has proven to be a very hard situation between Israel and the Palestinians, calling it "the toughest deal". Trump directly. In state...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

We are closing the gap on the Tories - Corbyn on Labour's results

The British general election is scheduled for June 8. After the result, he urged local people to vote tactically at the general election on 8 June. With numerous results now in, the Conservatives have the m...More..

Moon's rise to power in S Korea causes worries, hopes overseas
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Moon's rise to power in S Korea causes worries, hopes overseas

The millennial generation, struggling to find jobs and housing, embodies a populist frustration not unlike that which catapulted Emanuel Macron to power in France on May 7. Many Kaesong businesses want Moon to ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea can still be open to talks with South - professor

North Korea said it fired the missile at a high angle to avoid neighboring countries. Here's a closer look at what happened in Sunday's missile launch, which came only a few days after the inauguration of a n...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ousted FBI director James Comey is willing to testify

But let's be realistic. The president also appeared to double down on his suggestion - which he first made in a tweet Friday - that he would consider canceling White House press briefings because of what he c...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware attack again thrusts U.S. spy agency into unwanted spotlight

Because numerous computers impacted run older Windows systems like XP, Microsoft issued a rare patch for XP, which it had stopped updating more than three years ago. Microsoft has tried to convince companies ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump shared secret info with Russians about IS

The newspaper said that Trump offered details about an IS terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft. "I get great intel", Trump said, according to the report . "It could harm our nationa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

The ransomware, also called WannaCry or Wana Decryptor, works by exploiting a vulnerability in some older versions of Windows. The initial attack, known as "WannaCry", paralyzed computers running factories,...More..

Germany and France agree to draw up roadmap on developing EU
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Germany and France agree to draw up roadmap on developing EU

But both leaders said they could tackle treaty change. A large group of onlookers, some carrying European flags, stood outside the chancellery as Macron arrived. Alexis Kohler, Macron's new general secretary ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

New FBI director imminent

Trump fired FBI Director James Comey this week, and told NBC News that he did so out of frustration with the agency's continued investigation into alleged Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 election. At L...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea just conducted its scariest missile test yet

The U.N. Security Council is set to discuss North Korea's latest provocation Tuesday. On May 14 (May 13 EDT in the U.S.), the DPRK did a new - and successful - launch of a ballistic missile. In a show of forc...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

China says 68 countries, global organizations have signed OBOR pacts

China has touted what it formally calls the Belt and Road initiative as a new way to boost development since Xi unveiled the plan in 2013, aiming to expand links between Asia, Africa, Europe and beyond underpin...More..