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Tillerson says North Korea 'need not fear' United States

They are also expected to discuss U.S. President Donald Trump's concern about the U.S. trade imbalance with Japan. Tillerson made no public comments and quick...


Tillerson to face Chinese ire over blame for North Korea tensions

Washington insists THAAD is a defensive system deployed to protect the South and US bases, but China fears its advanced radar system undermines China's nuclear ...


Tillerson tells NKorea not to fear yet hints at tougher tack

China is perhaps the last country with significant leverage over North Korea, which has ignored several rounds of UN-backed sanctions targeting its banned nucle...


North Korea, China in focus as Tillerson starts Asia trip in Tokyo

Tillerson said the United States had to adopt a "different approach" in confronting North Korea because the past two decades of policy have failed. Earlier in...


Tillerson: Use of pre-emptive force an option with NKorea

It says it is doing all it can but will not take steps to threaten the livelihoods of North Korean citizens. On North Korea, Tillerson said, "The policy of ...


Tillerson Says State Department Spending 'Unsustainable'

Tillerson did not offer details about what a new approach might entail. "Part of the objective of my visit to the region is to exchange views on a new approach"...


Britain's GCHQ Denies 'Ridiculous' Claim It Helped Wiretap Trump

Spicer's filibuster-like reading of various news stories was in response to a question from ABC's Jonathan Karl regarding the Senate Intelligence Committee decl...


Tillerson to warn China of sanctions over North Korea

Tillerson said in Tokyo on Thursday that his department's current spending is "simply not sustainable", and that he accepted the "challenge" Trump had given h...


Policy of "strategic patience" with North Korea over - Tillerson

North Korean soldiers watched from their side of the demarcation line - marked by cement blocks on the ground. Tillerson is the latest in a parade of senior U...


US Justice Department report doesn't confirm Donald Trump's wiretap claim: Media report

Britain's ambassador to Washington Kim Darroch spoke directly to White House press secretary Sean Spicer, although May's spokesman refused to say whether the U....


Boko Haram kills officer, four soldiers

However, only 21 girls have been released until today and some came back with babies. "Because those girls are human beings, are not just something that we ca...


North Carolina offshore wind hailed as job creator

Using the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's estimates of 3 megawatts (MW) per square kilometre, the lease area has a potential generating capacity of 1,486...


Tillerson: State Department funding 'simply not sustainable'

Tillerson broke with decades of tradition by opting not to take any accredited reporters with him on the Asia trip apart from one journalist from a conservative...


Fillon to be probed over clothing gifts: judicial source

The Journal du Dimanche newspaper claimed that an anonymous benefactor had paid almost 48,500 euros for Arnys garments for the former prime minister since 2012,...


Canadiens, Senators to celebrate National Hockey League centennial with outdoor game on December 16

Nearly 100 years after Montreal and Ottawa played on the NHL's first day of action, the Canadiens and Senators will celebrate the league's centennial with an ...


United Kingdom raps White House over 'ridiculous' Trump spy claims

USA national security adviser HR McMaster spoke with his British counterpart on Thursday about press secretary Sean Spicer's comment from the White House podium...


Cong close in Manipur; Iron lady loses to 3-time Congress CM

Sharmila's loss is not a reflection on her popularity in the state, but on her shortcomings as a political leader. After ending her 16-year-long hunger strik...


No regret on British link to spying on Trump: White House

A spokesman for May said that the charge, made on Tuesday by Fox News analyst Andrew Napolitano , that the UK's signals intelligence agency GCHQ had helped...


National vehicle racer Ashwin Sundar, wife charred to death in BMW accident

Driver Ashwin Sundar and his wife Nivedhitha were on their way home when their vehicle swerved out of control and rammed into the tree in Tamil Nadu state's cap...


China, US communicating on presidents' meeting: Premier Li

This year, over 5,000 proposals were on the table, of which 34.7 percent were economic issues, the China Daily reported on Monday. China has cut its economic gr...


Court sentences 13 to life imprisonment in Maruti factory violence case

On March 10, the court had convicted 31 employees of MSIL, including 13 of murder, in connection with the case. They were held guilty of murder and attempt to...


Trump stands by Obama wiretap charge, shrugs off row with Britain

Trump , who became president in January, tweeted earlier this month that his Democratic predecessor Barack Obama had wiretapped him during the late stages of th...


DOJ Report Does Not Confirm Trump's Wiretap Claim

The US government has no evidence to back up President Donald Trump's claim that his predecessor, Barack Obama, ordered intelligence agencies to spy on him du...


South Sudan government to blame for starvation, still buying arms

The US government on Tuesday dismissed as "false and baseless" local media reports that it is giving support to South Sudanese rebels seeking to topple the curr...


Media Freaks Over Who's Traveling With Tillerson To Asia

The nine-sentence letter , emailed to State employees as Tillerson was traveling in Asia, came shortly after the administration released a blueprint of plans t...


Trump stands by his unproven claim that Obama tapped his phones

British officials complained to the White House Thursday after press secretary Sean Spicer cited a Fox News commentator's report linking the U.K.to Obama's alle...


Turkey-Netherlands row: Erdogan slams Dutch over Srebrenica

The deputy premier added that the Dutch ambassador Kees Cornelis van Rij, who is now on leave, is barred from returning to Turkey. On Monday, Turkey said it...


Justice Department report doesn't confirm Trump's wiretap claim: Media report

The White House is strengthening its defense of President Trump's wiretapping claim, but the Senate intelligence committee leaders officially rej... ISC chair...


Vijay Hazare Trophy Semi-final and Final Rescheduled

So far no fatalities are reported. The cricketers were in Delhi to play for the Vijay Hazare Trophy . However, owing to a fire incident in the team hotel of ...


White House denies apologising to British government over spying claims

Prime Minister Theresa May's office said it had been assured that the White House would not repeat the allegations. The White House has produced no evidence t...


Passenger plane loses propeller, lands safely in Sydney

Earlier, about two-thirds of the way into their journey from Albury to Sydney, passengers felt an intense vibration but, after what Ms Fisher thought at the tim...


White House: No Apology to British Government over Spying Claims

Enter Fox New Senior Judicial Analyst Andrew Napolitano , who made a startling claim during a Monday appearance on "Fox and Friends". "Fox News can not confi...


Did Ziyed Ben Belgacem plan Paris Orly airport attack terror plot?

He said the suspect was also linked to an attack on police just north of Paris earlier on Saturday in which an officer was slightly wounded. French medi...


Feds Bust Human Smuggler at Border With Four Chinese Migrants

Border patrol officers seized the drugs and have turned the case over to U.S. Immigration Customs & Enforcement (ICE) for further investigation. CBP officers ...


Canada Goose Shares Fly Higher In $250 Million IPO

Winter-wear brand Canada Goose - which sells its coats and accessories in the United Kingdom - uses fur taken from coyotes trapped and killed in this way. The c...


Raj Babbar defends Cong-SP alliance

Farmers are not getting good rates for their produce, while law and order is at its worst". "It is true that we lost the election in UP and Uttarakhand", he sa...


It was BJP's 'conscious decision' to choose Yogi Adityanath as UP CM

The Hindutva poster boy, who is the current mahant (head priest) of the Gorakhnath Mutt, is a five-time party MP. "Those who want to avoid yoga and Lord Shank...


'Ridiculous,' Brits say of spying claim

Donald Trump has said he did not "make an opinion" over claims the UK's GCHQ spy agency carried out wiretapping on him during the USA election campaign. "Ho...


Chelsea Clinton Is Writing a Children's Book Called She Persisted

McConnell later remarked: "She was warned". Despite all of her internet activism, Clinton apparently has enough time to write a feminist children's book. Sh...


China evasive over involvement in making Gilgit-Baltistan a Pakistani province

Their contention was that declaring Gilgit-Baltistan as a Pakistani province would dilute Kashmir's disputed status and give India an opportunity to validate "i...


Top EU officials condemn Turkish remarks about Dutch, German 'fascism'

Tensions flared after Dutch authorities early yesterday refused Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu's plane permission to land for a rally to gather support for a...


Chappell brothers join protest against Indian coal project

Cricket legends Ian and Greg Chappell and few other prominent Australians have written to Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani urging him to abandon the United Sta...


A Guide for the Perplexed: Understanding "Repeal and Replace"

I voted against the American Health Care Act in the Budget Committee because the promises of changes in the future are insufficient. Perhaps naïvely, I expect...


Basque separatist group ETA to launch disarmament initiative

ETA has tried on several occasions to negotiate a disarmament with the Spanish and French governments, which have refused to deal with the group but have urged ...


The White House Touted an Article Making Fun of President Trump's Budget

All this to provide $54 billion in additional funding for a defense budget that already dwarfs that of the rest of the world. However, there are multiple ...


Sean Spicer's GCHQ Wiretap Claims 'Will Not Be Repeated' Says White House

A White House official confirmed that Darroch and Lyall expressed their concerns to both Sean Spicer and Trump's national security adviser, Lt. Gen. H.R. Downin...


Tillerson Refuses to Rule Out Nuclearization of US Allies in Asia

South and North Korea are still technically at war after the Korean War ended in 1953 with in an armistice but no peace treaty. China says the system's radar ...


BJP names Yogi Adityanath as new Uttar Pradesh chief minister

Talking about the decision, a BJP leader said: "After demonetisation, this is Modi's second gamble before the 2019 elections". While the BJP MP has largely fo...


Dutch-Turkey friendship group to be abolished

The two countries are now locked in a diplomatic row, and tensions were heightened when Ankara president Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused the Netherlands of acting ...


Somali migrants killed in airstrike off Yemen

He told dpa that it was a military helicopter, part of a Saudi-led alliance that has been fighting the Houthi rebels in Yemen for nearly two years. Meanwhil...