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Saudi King Says Kingdom Has Made Progress in Tackling Terrorism

Saudi King Says Kingdom Has Made Progress in Tackling Terrorism

Furthermore, he stressed that over two million pilgrims had ascended on Mecca to perform this year's Hajj , one of the five pillars of Islam. The pilgrimage takes place every year from the 8th to...

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NATO condemns North Korea for conducting sixth nuclear test

NATO condemns North Korea for conducting sixth nuclear test

It led Mr Trump to warn of unleashing " fire and fury " on the North, while Pyongyang threatened to launch missiles towards the American island territory of Guam. The quake came just hours after N...

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North Korea says it tested hydrogen bomb

North Korea says it tested hydrogen bomb

Although it's unclear whether North Korea is capable of fitting nuclear warheads inside them yet, it does have missiles capable of reaching considerable distances - here's a video which may help expla...

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Four injured after auto smashes into house in UK

Four injured after auto smashes into house in UK

The vehicle punched a hole in the wall and caught fire at about 1.20am yesterday. A man who was in the living room at the time suffered serious leg injuries, while his wife and young child esc...

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Walmart Is One of 63 Companies Contributing Massively to Aid Harvey Relief

Walmart Is One of 63 Companies Contributing Massively to Aid Harvey Relief

He's between jobs right now and was originally thinking about getting in some hiking before his next job starts. The organization says that are now more than 60 volunteers and staff who have deploye...

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Sasse Slams Trump's '18th Century' Trade Policy

Sasse Slams Trump's '18th Century' Trade Policy

The dialogue comes amid rising tensions with North Korea over Pyongyang's missile tests. Trump is instructing his advisers to crack down on an agreement that was made between the two countries in 20...

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Macron, Merkel Demand Tighter EU Sanctions Against N Korea After Nuclear Test

Macron, Merkel Demand Tighter EU Sanctions Against N Korea After Nuclear Test

The arrests brought the number of German political prisoners in Turkish custody to 12, at a time when ties between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies were already at an all-time low. Af...

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President Moon readies for summits with Putin, Abe in Russian Federation next week

President Moon readies for summits with Putin, Abe in Russian Federation next week

Peskov said it was premature to speak of "specific modalities" of Russia's possible actions ahead of new talks on North Korea. On August 2, US President Donald Trump signed a bill on new sanctions...

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Hardeep Puri: Journey from diplomacy to government

Hardeep Puri: Journey from diplomacy to government

The presence of such a significant number of civil servants and ex-Armymen is seen as the PM's push to get projects implemented in the run-up to the 2019 general elections. Three Ministers - Rajiv Pra...

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UK PM May urges parliament to back her European Union repeal bill

UK PM May urges parliament to back her European Union repeal bill

The risky uprising comes despite the PM issuing a personal plea to her backbenchers not to block the bill for fear of ushering Jeremy Corbyn into No10. "I'm not going to be involved in wrecking fo...

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May on 3-day visit to Japan

Speaking at the press conference, Abe said the United Kingdom had its own reasons to counter the "unprecedented, serious and grave threat" from North Korea , beyond just supporting Japan. Britain wan...

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Russian Federation urges U.S. to return diplomatic properties

Russian Federation urges U.S. to return diplomatic properties

Russia's foreign ministry said Friday that U.S. intelligence was also planning to search the consulate in San Francisco. Washington, Sep. 3 (PTI): The US seized control of Russia's Consulate in...

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USA plans to withdraw from free trade agreement with S. Korea

USA plans to withdraw from free trade agreement with S. Korea

Washington also gave "conceptual" approval to billions of dollars worth of U.S. weapons being sold to South Korea. Here's what you need to know about what has occurred since the launch by North Kor...

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UN Condemns North Korea's 'Outrageous' Firing Of Ballistic Missile Over Japan

UN Condemns North Korea's 'Outrageous' Firing Of Ballistic Missile Over Japan

Britain wants new United Nations sanctions against North Korea that would target guest workers sent mostly to Russian Federation and China, and whose wages are a source of revenue for Pyongyang. Bac...

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NASCAR at Darlington 2017 Qualifying Results: Kevin Harvick Earns Pole Position

NASCAR at Darlington 2017 Qualifying Results: Kevin Harvick Earns Pole Position

Truex is also the defending champion at this race , beating out Harvick for his second win of the 2016 season. "We've performed relatively well for the amount of workload and amount of things that ha...

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North Korea puts world on notice

North Korea puts world on notice

Meanwhile, Washington's ban on U.S. citizens travelling to North Korea came into force on Friday. With each launch, experts say Pyongyang can further refine and flawless its missile technology. Chines...

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US, South Korea set to revise bilateral missile treaty

US, South Korea set to revise bilateral missile treaty

Over the last quarter-century, the United States, Canada and Mexico have developed closer links and sophisticated supply chains where goods crisscross national borders multiple times before finally be...

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Britain's May attends top security meeting in Japan

May arrived in Japan on Wednesday morning in the midst of an escalating crisis over Pyongyang's latest missile launch and will have discussions with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about what can be done. U...

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Donald Trump's Lawyer Denies Dossier Claims In Letter To Congress

Donald Trump's Lawyer Denies Dossier Claims In Letter To Congress

Cohen told CNN on Monday his message to Peskov was "an email that went unanswered that was exclusively regarding a real estate deal and nothing more". Cohen is said to have written in his stateme...

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With tensions high, United States and South Korea finish drills

With tensions high, United States and South Korea finish drills

North Korea rejects Tuesday's statement by the UN Security Council that condemns Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile launch , and is set to go ahead with missile tests, a spokesman for the ...

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Harvey, Rising Gas Prices May Affect Labor Day Drivers

Harvey, Rising Gas Prices May Affect Labor Day Drivers

One gas station Chain, QuikTrip with 135 stations in the Metroplex, said the company is keeping about half of its locations without gas. One week ago, the national average gas price was $2.35. The...

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North Korea could nuke US, Europe 'within months', warns France

North Korea could nuke US, Europe 'within months', warns France

But as NPR's Elise Hu reported , Jenny Town, the assistant director of the U.S. -Korea Institute at John Hopkins' School of Advanced International Studies says a policy of increasing pressure is ...

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North Korea Conducts Nuclear Test

North Korea Conducts Nuclear Test

The state claimed that the bomb can be loaded onto an intercontinental ballistic missile and capable of being detonated even at higher altitudes. Renmin University's professor of worldwide relations...

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Trump says 'appeasement' will not work after North Korea nuke test

Trump says 'appeasement' will not work after North Korea nuke test

The announcement came hours after an artificial quake with a 5.7 magnitude was detected near North Korea's nuclear site in the northeastern area. "North Korea has conducted a major nuclear ...

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Trump, asked if he'd attack North Korea, says: 'We'll see'

Trump, asked if he'd attack North Korea, says: 'We'll see'

US President Donald Trump said on Twitter Pyongyang's "words and actions continue to be very hostile and unsafe to the United States". "President Trump and I shared the view that we can not over...

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Princess Mako, fiance all smiles as engagement is finally official

Princess Mako, fiance all smiles as engagement is finally official

At a news conference, Princess Mako said: 'First I was attracted by his bright smiles like the sun'. Asked about the proposal, Komuro said, "I said to her, "Let's get married" in December 2013". Thi...

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May seeks to ease Japan's Brexit fears during trade visit

The launch from North Korea's northern Jangang province took place at 11:41 p.m. (1441 GMT), an official at South Korea's Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said. South Korea's Agency for Defense Dev...

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No induction of AIADMK ministers but JD(U) could be in

No induction of AIADMK ministers but JD(U) could be in

But, on Saturday evening, Mr. Kumar said he had no information about the JD (U) joining the Union Cabinet. He is the chairperson of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Labour, and has been chair...

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Officers in St. Louis shooting released from hospital

Officers in St. Louis shooting released from hospital

The shooting occurred around 1:40 p.m. near the intersection of 14th Street and Cass Avenue, KMOV reports. They were shot in the legs and have shrapnel wounds on their faces. O'Toole said the susp...

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State Police: Traffic deaths up in Virginia

State Police: Traffic deaths up in Virginia

State Police Superintendent George Beach II said the Labor Day weekend traditionally results in heavy traffic volumes throughout the state, and the increased flow of traffic brings with it increased...

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This nuclear test means Trump must now start talks with North Korea

This nuclear test means Trump must now start talks with North Korea

New claims from North Korea Sunday morning that the country successfully tested a hydrogen bomb for an intercontinental ballistic missile . "Their words and actions continue to be very hostile an...

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Sec. Mnuchin: Do Business With NK, You Won't Do 'Business With Us'

Sec. Mnuchin: Do Business With NK, You Won't Do 'Business With Us'

During a visit to Texas on Saturday, President Trump said he hoped for a "quick process" to get Congress to approve a almost $8 billion in initial funding for Harvey victims. And I think as you know, ...

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Pyongyang 'sentences' four South Korean journalists to death

Pyongyang 'sentences' four South Korean journalists to death

A court spokesman said the South Korean journalists had "committed a disgusting crime of seriously insulting the dignity of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea with the use of dishonest contents...

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Kenyatta speaks out against court after election overturned

Kenyatta speaks out against court after election overturned

As the country prepares for a new presidential vote, he warned the chief justice and judiciary not to interfere with the electoral commission. The Supreme Court judgment on a petition filed by oppos...

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Sporting Lisbon refute West Ham United's William Carvalho claim

Sporting Lisbon refute West Ham United's William Carvalho claim

The Portuguese giants rejected a big money offer for William from the Premier League outfit and West Ham later backed out of negotiations because of the rising costs of a potential deal. "No propo...

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Modi Cabinet reshuffle: Kerala's Alphons Kannanthanam sworn in Minister of State

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: Kerala's Alphons Kannanthanam sworn in Minister of State

He said that he hoped the new post would give Kannanthanam the vigor to work towards ensuring better coordination between the Center and Kerala, and promote the development dreams of the state. One of...

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Chris Christie Urges Federal Aid For Hurricane Harvey, Calls Texas Republicans 'Hypocrites'

Chris Christie Urges Federal Aid For Hurricane Harvey, Calls Texas Republicans 'Hypocrites'

In the days since the storm began its reign of terror, however, there has been radio silence from almost every Republican member of the Texas Congressional delegation about whether they will support...

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Hurricane Irma Expected to Strengthen

Hurricane Irma Expected to Strengthen

Hurricane Irma has weakened slightly, but still remains a powerful storm, a day after rapid intensification quickly turned it from tropical storm to Category 3 hurricane . Tropical Storm Lidia is al...

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Hurricane Irma back up to a Category 3 storm

Hurricane Irma back up to a Category 3 storm

A turn by the storm toward the west is expected by Friday night, and another turn toward the west-southwest is expected Saturday . Irma is expected to become a hurricane Thursday, and eventuall...

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North Korea successfully tests hydrogen bomb

North Korea successfully tests hydrogen bomb

The shift in tack could reflect US President Donald Trump's belief that it's time to try something new and his desire for China to do more to rein in North Korea, Schuster said. To back up its cla...

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