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Kim Jong-un is behaving 'very, very badly' says Donald Trump

Mr Tillerson said the United States did not want a military conflict, but if North Korea took actions that threatened South Korean forces or U.S. forces, "that ...


North Korea's rocket engine test

The newly developed high-thrust engine will help the country achieve world-class satellite launch capability, according to the country's official media servic...


Facing soaring costs, Palm Beach officials ask Trump to pay up

But his trips south aren't sitting well with everyone... Nevertheless, Brazilian President Michel Temer sent a message to Trump shortly after his November ele...


Housewives Star Identified as Owner of Burning Car Found with Dead Bodies

The case remains under investigation and no arrests have been made. "I can't tell you why we are treating it as a homicide, but we are treating it as a homici...


Wouldn't Be Here Right Now If Not For Twitter: Donald Trump

Following the embarrassing video from the White House meeting between US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel where Trump refuses to shake...


Pope Francis to Visit Egypt in April

The Apostolic Voyage to Egypt will be Pope Francis' eighteenth pastoral visit outside of Italy. Pope Francis will visit Egypt's capital city in April at the i...


Local educators fear charter schools will cut state funding

Fact: House Bill 520 requires a nonprofit charter school to file a detailed financial, academic, and district impact plan with the local school board, which act...


Trump and Merkel didn't shake hands in the Oval Office today

The papers also picked up on Merkel's failure to react to Trump's sensational claim of "at least we have something in common, perhaps", in relation to wire-tapp...


Tillerson says Trump looks forward to enhancing understanding with China

China, for its part, has reacted to Trump with restraint, as it prepares for a crucial leadership transition this fall. Due to his victory in the 2016 electio...


Trump blasts Germany for owing NATO, US 'vast sums of money'

President Donald Trump said Friday he expected the United States to do "fantastically well" in trade talks with Germany, while German Chancellor Angela Merke...


Osinbajo Arrives Edo State On Working Visit

A group of protesters, suspected to be Niger Delta militants, forcefully made their way to the venue of the town hall meeting, where Acting President Yemi Osinb...


China warns U.S. to stay 'coolheaded' on North Korea

Rex Tillerson's China visit ended warmly despite its strained relations with the US. "For setting up a new tone, it's a good start", said Sun Zhe, the co-dire...


British spies break silence to rubbish 'utterly ridiculous' claims by Donald Trump

Tom Cole (R-OK) told reporters on Friday when asked about the matter. Earlier, a spokesman for UK Prime Minister Theresa May said senior UK officials had prot...


Music Maestro Ilayaraja sends legal notice to SP Balasubrahmanyam, Chitra and Charan

Singers SPB, Chithra, SPB Charan and others are now taking part in a music concert in various locations in the USA. The composer-singer duo has delivered hundre...


British intelligence agency dismisses claims it helped spy on Trump

On Thursday, spokesman Sean Spicer defended the president's comments by repeating a Fox News analyst's report that GCHQ, the British electronic intelligence age...


AP Analysis: In Asia, Tillerson ponders US-N. Korea reboot

We are exploring a new range of diplomatic, security and economic measures. Past U.S. administrations have considered military force because of North Korea's ...


Niagara Police searching for suspect in bank assault

Niagara police say someone robbed an RBC bank and assaulted a female employee with a weapon around 10:25 a.m. The woman was taken to hospital in serious condi...


Trump Will Keep Fighting For Travel Ban 2.0

Predictably, Judge Watson's ruling came just hours before the travel freeze was set to kick in. "We're going to fight this bad ruling, " Trump said at a ral...


Trump, Merkel optimistic trade negotiations can be fair for both sides

Only five of NATO's 28-member countries meet the alliance defense spending goal, including the U.S., U.K., Greece, Poland, and Estonia. Germany, whose wartime...


President Buhari returns to Nigeria after weeks of medical leave

Buhari's unspecified illness has been an increasing source of speculation in Nigeria ever since he left for London on January 19 for medical tests during a peri...


PC party executive meets with new leader to chart path forward

Getting more than 1,400 delegates to Calgary for the leadership vote was the relatively easy part, now the party must figure out its next steps. Wildrose lead...


Jihadist: Hamas Uncovered Islamic State Rocket Workshop in Gaza

There were no reports of damage or injuries from the rocket strike. The Israeli military says it has carried out airstrikes against two Hamas targets in the G...


Iraqi troops push into area around symbolic Mosul mosque

Iraqi forces in Mosul have said they have captured two key neighbourhoods in its offensive to retake the western part of the city from the Islamic State of Iraq...


China denounces US Bill for sanctions on Chinese firms in SCS

China "can do what it wants" in the contested South China Sea islands, including in the Panatag Shoal, Duterte said, citing his government's incapability to con...


Trump's $1.1tr budget seeks to boost military

According to Mulvaney, the message is in a sense a message to both Republican and Democratic members of Congress about what Mr. Trump's budget priorities are. T...


Freedom Caucus Republicans voted against the Republican health bill in committee

The GOP legislation would eliminate the current mandate that almost all people in the United States carry insurance or face fines. A senior GOP aide says they...


Iranians to resume hajj in Saudi Arabia after 2016 boycott

The kingdom's leadership provides stability in the region, he added, and the U.S. -Saudi military-to-military relationship remains steady and consistent. "If th...


Trump, with Merkel, on wiretapping: "at least we have something in common"

Trump stated this during the joint press conference with the German leader after their meeting in the White House on Friday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported...


Another Turkish rally possible in Germany before referendum, Erdogan spokesman says

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman hit back saying Mr Kahl's comments were proof Germany was supporting Gulen's network, which Ankara refers to as the "...


President Trump Prods Germany Over NATO, but Touts Merkel Meeting

Trump is yet to comment on Daalder's statements. "At least we have something in common, perhaps", said Mr Trump, referring to 2013 reports that the U.S. "It's...


U.S. soldiers shot in Afghanistan 'insider attack'

The injured American troopers are receiving medical treatment, the NATO-led Resolute Support mission said. A soldier of the Afghan National Army (ANA) forces ...


Indefinite economic blockade in Manipur to be lifted from Sunday midnight

The UNC's decision, which was a key election plank of the BJP, was announced after tripartite talks between the central government, the Manipur government and t...


Turkish Referendum Threatens Formal Divorce With EU

Ankara also summoned the German ambassador at that time. Gabriel said he was always skeptical of the idea of Turkish EU membership. Turkish president Recep...


As Tillerson Woos China, North Korea Tests Patience

During a joint news conference Saturday with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Tillerson said both the USA and China ...


Netanyahu: Syria raids targeted Hezbollah arms

Syria launched antiaircraft missiles Friday at Israeli jets returning home from a bombing run over central Syria, marking a serious escalation between the two M...


Tillerson Talks Tough On North Korea During Asia Trip

Secretary of State Tillerson visited the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea Friday. The US says the system is aimed at North Korea, but China ...


Tillerson gets up-close look at North Korea

Speaking in Beijing, Tillerson also indicated that the USA will work with China to change the situation on the Korean peninsula, possibly suggesting that the U...


Minus one implemented, cases should be dismissed, says Farooq Sattar

Sattar while detailing Altaf's anti-Pakistan's diatribe on August 22 said the MQM workers present are innocent as they were not aware of the content of the spee...


G20 finance ministers drop anti-protectionist pledge amid U.S. pushback

Instead, finance ministers at a Group of 20 meeting in Germany issued a statement today saying that countries "are working to strengthen the contribution of t...


Trump demands Germany pay for U.S. protection

He said: "We've made clear to the administration that these claims are ridiculous and they should be ignored and we've received assurances that these allegation...


Aso: No G20 member was against free trade

If the the finance ministers fail to forge a consensus on trade, then they may be forced to hand the issue over to the G20 leaders who meet in a summit in July ...


Former Congress MLA asks Digvijay Singh to quit after losing Goa

Mr Rane had defied the party whip during the crucial floor test in the Goa Assembly jolting the Congress, which came one down from the 17 votes it had against t...


Trump sticks to unproved wiretap accusation against Obama

No such details have been forthcoming, and both Trump and the White House now say the president's tweet was making the broader claim that he was subject...


Fire rips through two duplexes in the city of Watertown Thursday

A wake will be held Tuesday night at St. Mary's Catholic Church in his hometown of Randolph. That includes a woman who died in Bourne Friday afternoon that al...


Brexit Bill Becomes Law as UK Queen Elizabeth II Gives Royal Assent

In the Tory party conference a year ago, May promised she will invoke Article 50, the legal mechanism for withdrawal, by the end of the month and it looks as th...


Trump repeats charge that Obama ordered wiretaps against him

At a regular Westminster briefing, Mrs May's spokesman refused to say whether the US apologised in its conversation with the British ambassador to the US, Sir K...


Congressional Intel Chiefs: No Evidence Trump Tower Was Bugged

The speaker of the House, the Senate Intelligence Committee chairman and the ranking Democrat on the committee said Thursday that they've seen no evidence of ...


Trump wiretap claims 'nonsense,' British intelligence agency says

Late on Thursday, a spokesman for GCHQ said: "Recent allegations made by media commentator Judge Andrew Napolitano about GCHQ being asked to conduct "wireta...


Not In Race To Become UP CM: Manoj Sinha

The choice of the chief minister is also expected to make the next cabinet reshuffle, slated for sometime in April, to become complicated. Following the BJP's...


White House denies it accused United Kingdom of spying on Trump

And frankly, unless you can produce some pretty compelling proof, then I think the president, you know, President Obama is owed an apology in that regard. Malco...