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Korea conducts rocket engine test

Korea conducts rocket engine test

Ahead of his first overseas trip next week - to Washington D.C. for a bilateral summit with U.S. President Donald Trump - South Korean President Moon Jae-in made another occasion to convey his thoug...

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North Korea Officially Denies Torturing Otto Warmbier

They're also calling charges the 22-year-old was beaten into a coma "groundless". As a result, China-based Young Pioneer Tours said it will no longer take Americans to North Korea but will continue ...

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Funeral Held for Former N.Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier

North Korea hinted that Warmbier's death is the fault of the USA, adding that "the US should ponder over the consequences" of "its reckless and rash act". "To make it clear, we are the biggest victim ...

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Tillerson, defending Trump policy, contradicted by his words

Tillerson, defending Trump policy, contradicted by his words

USA lawmakers were expected to question Tillerson about conflicting messages from the administration about foreign affairs and links between the administration and Russian Federation, including his ow...

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UK's Theresa May struggles with post-election political headache

UK's Theresa May struggles with post-election political headache

The party supports keeping Britain within the EU's single market, which allows for the free flow of goods, services and people. Ms. "Now is the time for delivery-and Theresa May is the right person ...

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Wounded Rep. Scalise out of ICU amid 'continued good progress'

Scalise was updated to fair condition on Wednesday and "is beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation ", the hospital said. He declined to say whether the people on the list were Re...

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Moody's: Hospital uncompensated care costs will rise under proposed Senate bill

In the House version of the bill , health care subsidies were tied to age, so the older a person is, the more assistance he or she would receive in paying for health insurance . Pennsylvania lawma...

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China, US agree aim of "complete, irreversible" Korean denuclearization

President Trump's Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis hosted Chinese officials at the State Department on Wednesday. During last week's talks, Trump said that the Chi...

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Dennis Rodman Takes Credit for North Korea's Release of Otto Warmbier

But it emerged he was in a coma after North Korean officials claimed he had caught botulism, and died on Monday. When a player retires from any sport, unless they were one of the best players of...

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Death toll in spate of attacks in Pakistan rises to 85

Death toll in spate of attacks in Pakistan rises to 85

Another bombing in the southwestern city of Quetta killed 13 people and a drive-by shooting killed four police officers in the southern megacity of Karachi on Friday. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif conde...

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Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85

Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85

Several other victims are in a critical condition, officials said. On the evening on June 23, unknown attackers gunned down four police officers at a roadside restaurant in the southern port city of...

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18 killed, over 100 injured in Pakistan's Parachinar twin blast

18 killed, over 100 injured in Pakistan's Parachinar twin blast

The first blast occurred during rush hour in Turi Market, where a bus terminal is also located. The second explosion took place as people rushed to provide aid and rescue the wounded from the first ex...

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Death toll from Pakistan bomb and gun attacks rises to 73

Death toll from Pakistan bomb and gun attacks rises to 73

The death toll from a spate of bombings on Friday in Quetta and Parachinar cities increased to 70 on Saturday after 12 more victims succumbed to their wounds at hospitals, according to a health of...

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US Moves Towards Military Conflict with Iran, Russia: Senator Says

Guterres played down expectations of a breakthrough in the next round of UN-led peace talks on Syria starting on July 10. That would pose an existential threat to Israel, which is already struggli...

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SNP crash in backlash on referendum

SNP crash in backlash on referendum

James Kelly, Scottish Labour's General Election campaign manager, said: "It's absolutely clear that the SNP have not listened to the result of the election on Thursday". Her stance, a far cry from t...

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Donald Tusk says United Kingdom rights proposal 'below expectations'

For the British, escaping the jurisdiction of European courts was one of the main reasons for Brexit , "But for the Europeans, they'll be thinking that 'given the state of your politics, who knows wh...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation officials: Airport attacker tried, but failed, to buy gun in US

Federal Bureau of Investigation officials: Airport attacker tried, but failed, to buy gun in US

Dr. Donald Scholten said he is making good progress after being stabbed from "by his Adam's apple " up "to the angle of his jaw". "This was significant force that was allocated". Ftouhi is in custody...

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472 civilians dead in month of US-led Syria strikes: monitor

In an indirect reference to Iranian-backed forces that have been gathering in the eastern desert region, a US -led coalition statement cited a recent escalation of tensions and said it would not "to...

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North Korea accuses U.S. of 'smear campaign' over death of Otto Warmbier

North Korea accepted repeated requests from the present US administration, the spokesman said , and repatriated the student on humanitarian grounds "in consideration of his bad health". The spokesman...

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British gov't says 27 tower blocks fail fire safety checks

British gov't says 27 tower blocks fail fire safety checks

It previously had said the combustible cladding on the Chalcots Estate "significantly differs" from that on Grenfell Tower , though it was not fitted to the standard the council had commissioned. F...

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PM pledges help for tower block evacuees

PM pledges help for tower block evacuees

Approximately 4,000 people have been displaced after 650 households were told to leave the Chalcots estate after firefighters said they "could not guarantee our residents' safety", Council leader Ge...

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North Korea warns against following 'psychopath' Donald Trump

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said that United States patience with Pyongyang is running out. The U.S.is reportedly pressuring China to put more effort into reining in North Korea following Presid...

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Policeman beaten to death by enraged crowd

Policeman beaten to death by enraged crowd

The police chief said Pandith was posted outside the mosque for the security of the people so they could offer prayers without hindrance. Pandit was seen moving in suspicious circumstances by some p...

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North Korea denies mistreatment of USA captive Otto Warmbier

Otto Frederick Warmbier (C), a University of Virginia student who was detained in North Korea since early January, is taken to North Korea's top court in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo releas...

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Rep. Tim Ryan: 'Toxic' Democratic Party Has No Clear Economic Message

Rep. Tim Ryan: 'Toxic' Democratic Party Has No Clear Economic Message

And she remains the party's most prodigious fundraiser, bringing in $567.9 million for the party since she joined leadership in 2002. She said the four GOP-held seats that they failed to captu...

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Midfielder Harrop joins Preston from Man United

Midfielder Harrop joins Preston from Man United

That treble at Old Trafford got him promoted to the first team six days as they hosted Crystal Palace on the last day of the season and Harrop grabbed the opener in a 2-0 win. Once regarded as the b...

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Lalu and Nitish must resolve their conflict for Bihar: Shatrugan Sinha

Lalu and Nitish must resolve their conflict for Bihar: Shatrugan Sinha

He, however, reacting to Kumar's statement that Meira Kumar was set to lose her bid for nation's top post, could not resist the temptation to take a swipe at Kumar saying it would be cowardice to ac...

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London towers evacuated over fire fears

London towers evacuated over fire fears

He said he wanted to reassure residents that "everything that can be done is being done to protect them, their families and their homes ". The Department for Communities and Local Government late...

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Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of 3.3 mln Euro tax fraud

Yet Real Madrid chief Perez is keen to find a way to keep Ronaldo at the club and appeared to be relatively calm about the situation as he gave interviews earlier this week. The four-time World Play...

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Almost 65 million people are displaced

Almost 65 million people are displaced

The UN refugee chief meanwhile voiced most alarm over the rapidly deteriorating situation in South Sudan, which he said was now the world's "fastest growing refugee crisis and displacement crisis"...

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Putin says Russia aims to beef up Syrian military in mid-term

Putin says Russia aims to beef up Syrian military in mid-term

The Kremlin says that most of the calls at this year's question and answer session deal with Russia's future. It's very freakish "when head of an intelligence service makes a record of his conve...

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Trump Blasts Obama For Not Stopping Cyber Attacks

Trump Blasts Obama For Not Stopping Cyber Attacks

When asked what took the Obama administration so long to disclose the allegations of Russian interference, Johnson cited the need to protect intelligence sources and methods. Trump has called ...

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Arab states want obedience from Qatar, alternative is parting ways - UAE minister

Arab states want obedience from Qatar, alternative is parting ways - UAE minister

Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said in Dubai that his country and its allies, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain, do not want " regime change " in Qatar but "behavioural chan...

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Over 60% of French Voters Wary of Impending Pro-Macron Parliamentary Majority

After meeting May for the first time during the French presidential campaign last February, Macron had said the British prime minister should not expect any favors from the European Union during Brexi...

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London evacuates 800 residents to avert another Grenfell

London evacuates 800 residents to avert another Grenfell

Repairs on the building are expected to be completed within three to four weeks. Other residents were distraught that they were ordered to evacuate but were told to leave their pets behind in building...

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British govt says 27 apartment blocks fail fire safety tests

British govt says 27 apartment blocks fail fire safety tests

The Government has said it is not identifying other areas until residents have been notified, so as not to cause undue concern. The estates evacuated were found to have cladding similar to Grenfell...

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Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi

They must pick up 24 seats to do so. Some House Democrats have been candid about how they think Pelosi isn't helping them, even to the point of saying their party's brand is worse than Presid...

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Sultan declares Sunday Eid-id-Fitr day

The Moon Sighting Committee of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has announced that tomorrow, Sunday, June 25, 2017 is the first day of the blessed Eid al-Fitr in Qatar. It was narrated from '...

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Trump administration reiterates: Israeli settlements do not help the peace process

It also could mean working with Israel to take new steps to help improve the struggling Palestinian economy, such as easing restrictions to allow more development of West Bank lands. However, Isra...

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Ronaldo sets Portugal on way to Confederations Cup semis

It promises to be a battle royal in Kazan where Mexico need just a point to make the semis, while Russian Federation need to win or their prospects hinge on Portugal losing. Nani then went on t...

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