North Korea says peace treaty no bargaining chip for denuclearisation

Experts believe the South Korean and United States militaries had planted about 1 to 1.2 million landmines south of the DMZ, which measures 250 kilometers in length and 4 kilometers in width. But it would be the two countries' first joint demining wo... More..

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What Happened: Top takeaways from Kavanaugh, Ford hearing
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

What Happened: Top takeaways from Kavanaugh, Ford hearing

He called it "revenge on behalf of the Clintons" and pointed to "millions of dollars in money from outside left-wing opposition groups". There was initially expected to be a procedural vote on the Senate floo...More..

DFA provides assistance to Filipinos in Air Niugini flight
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

DFA provides assistance to Filipinos in Air Niugini flight

Everyone made it off alive. Images posted to social media showed the small boats racing to the site of the crash, surrounding the aircraft as it slowly sank in the lagoon, just off the airport. "Everybody cam...More..

1,200 convicts escape Indonesian prisons in quake-tsunami zone
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

1,200 convicts escape Indonesian prisons in quake-tsunami zone

The disaster agency said later more heavy equipment and personnel were needed to recover bodies. He has no idea where she is now, or whether she is even alive. Indonesia , which sits on the seismically active...More..

White House says not 'micromanaging' FBI probe of Kavanaugh
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

White House says not 'micromanaging' FBI probe of Kavanaugh

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , while three in 10 do not and the rest do not know, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll that split largely along party lines. Agents should get support from the Judiciary Co...More..

FM Qureshi urges United Nations chief to resolve Kashmir issue
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

FM Qureshi urges United Nations chief to resolve Kashmir issue

Referring to Qureshi's statement where he alleged India's involvement in the 2014 Peshawar school attack , Gambhir said, "Among the most outrageous was the preposterous allegation relating to the horrific te...More..

ABC Chairman Justin Milne Resigns
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

ABC Chairman Justin Milne Resigns

Australia Institute executive director Ben Oquist says the allegations have "shattered" trust in the ABC's independence and means it's time to change the broadcaster's governance processes. Milne was appoint...More..

Trump says China is interfering in midterm elections
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Trump says China is interfering in midterm elections

At the United Nations on Wednesday, Donald Trump, as has become his hallmark, hijacked what was supposed to be a conversation among adults about the maintenance of peace and security in order to take unprovok...More..

At least 384 killed in Indonesian quake, tsunami
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

At least 384 killed in Indonesian quake, tsunami

Wee added that the only Filipino in the area - a detainee serving his sentence at the Lapas Penitentiary - is safe. One man was seen carrying the muddy corpse of a small child. Dramatic video footage capture...More..

This Is the Prosecutor Who Will Question Kavanaugh and Ford
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

This Is the Prosecutor Who Will Question Kavanaugh and Ford

Blasey Ford said the incident left her "drastically altered", She told the committee that, one night in the summer of 1982, a drunken Kavanaugh forced her down on a bed, "groped me and tried to take off my cl...More..

FBI contacts Kavanaugh Yale classmate in its investigation
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

FBI contacts Kavanaugh Yale classmate in its investigation

The FBI has reached out to Deborah Ramirez , who has accused Brett Kavanaugh of inappropriate sexual behavior when they were in college, in its background investigation of the Supreme Court nominee, her la...More..

Tropical Storm Rosa forms off Mexico's Pacific coast
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Tropical Storm Rosa forms off Mexico's Pacific coast

Tropical Storm Kirk was maintaining 50 miles per hour winds as of 5:00 a.m. this morning as it continues to push its way towards the Lesser Antilles, with Dominica, Barbados , St. Rosa has maximum sustained...More..

Indian Supreme Court Rules Adultery No Longer a Crime
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Indian Supreme Court Rules Adultery No Longer a Crime

Women could not file a complaint under the archaic law nor be held liable for adultery themselves, making it exclusively the realm of men. Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal said decriminalising...More..

Trump On Latest Kavanaugh Allegations: Dems Are Playing 'Horrible Con Game'
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Trump On Latest Kavanaugh Allegations: Dems Are Playing 'Horrible Con Game'

Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley earlier this month accused Russian Federation of cheating on U.N. sanctions on North Korea . The Trump administration says China is stepping up covert and overt a...More..

Donald Trump's Boastful Comments Draw Laughter At United Nations General Assembly
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Donald Trump's Boastful Comments Draw Laughter At United Nations General Assembly

In his speech, Trump said the United States is a "stronger, safer and richer country" than when he took office in January 2017. Speaking in triumphal terms, Trump approached his address to the world body as s...More..

Russian Federation to Supply New S-300 Missile Defense System to Syria
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Russian Federation to Supply New S-300 Missile Defense System to Syria

From a honeymoon in the years after Israel's founding, to strained ties after the mistaken downing of a Russian plane in Syria , relations between Israel and Russia have gone through several periods of ten...More..

Rescue mission underway after plane crashes into lagoon in Micronesia
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Rescue mission underway after plane crashes into lagoon in Micronesia

Within minutes, locals scrambled a flotilla of small boats to pluck the 35 passengers and 12 crew from the water. Reports indicated there were 36 passengers and 11 crew on the flight. An Air Niugini passenger...More..

How Rachel Mitchell Interviewed Christine Blasey Ford During Senate Testimony
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

How Rachel Mitchell Interviewed Christine Blasey Ford During Senate Testimony

Mitchell, who works in the Maricopa County Attorney's Office in Phoenix, is chief of the Special Victims Division and serves as deputy county attorney, and was brought in by the Senate Judiciary Committee to ...More..

Two men claim responsibility Christine Blasey Ford assault
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Two men claim responsibility Christine Blasey Ford assault

But when it became clear Mr Kavanaugh was likely to be named to the court, Ms Ford said she faced a hard choice. She said they use the door to host Google interns at her California home. At Ford's request, Ka...More..

Kavanaugh protest deeply personal for Ford supporters
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Kavanaugh protest deeply personal for Ford supporters

On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled its vote on Kavanaugh's nomination for Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. - less than 24 hours after Ford and Kavanaugh's testimony would conclude. Mr Judge has s...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump becomes a punchline at the United Nations

Iran's economy has been pinched by United States sanctions that he vows will only get tougher. This so-called special goal vehicle is supposed to ease payments linked to Iranian exports and imports, providing....More..

Rosenstein may get to keep his job after all
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Rosenstein may get to keep his job after all

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. The Monday meeting ended with Rosenstein still at his po...More..

Trump says chaos in Venezuela is unacceptable
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Trump says chaos in Venezuela is unacceptable

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro walks with his wife Cilia Flores upon their arrival at the airport in Beijing, China, on September 13, 2018. The sanctions would freeze any assets that a blacklisted pers...More..

3rd Brett Kavanaugh accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct allegations
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

3rd Brett Kavanaugh accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct allegations

So too is Kavanaugh, who denies all the allegations. On Sunday, the Judiciary Committee chairman, Sen. A hearing is scheduled for Thursday. Many chanted "I believe Christine Ford", as they called on the Sen...More..

Indian sailor rescued after yacht damaged in round-the-world race
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Indian sailor rescued after yacht damaged in round-the-world race

Tomy will then be brought on board Australian Naval ship HMAS Ballarat . Abhilash Tomy's boat Thuriya lost its mast during a storm as he took part of the round-the-world solo Golden Globe yacht race. He ...More..