Xi Jinping accepts offer to visit Pyongyang, North Korea says

Mr Moon also said the North would have to seek a compromise in a second summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump, which he said could be imminent, in order to resolve the impasse. Kim also said North Korea hopes it... More..

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President Orders End to FEMA Money for California Wildfire Recovery
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

President Orders End to FEMA Money for California Wildfire Recovery

Trump's tweet early on Wednesday was a shock to Republican lawmakers in the state, who criticized Trump for politicizing disaster relief and pointed out that it was the federal government, not California...More..

Rosenstein Source Says Mueller Probe Will End By Beginning of March
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Rosenstein Source Says Mueller Probe Will End By Beginning of March

Barr's confirmation as attorney general ― a position now occupied on an acting basis by Matthew Whitaker following the forced resignation of Jeff Sessions ― would ensure a smooth transition, the person said...More..

‘Under UN’s care’: Saudi woman ‘rescued’ from deportation after social media storm
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

‘Under UN’s care’: Saudi woman ‘rescued’ from deportation after social media storm

The 18-year-old Saudi national said she had "left her religion" and begged for shelter from either Canada, the US, Australia or the United Kingdom in a series of frantic twitter posts . She also gave access t...More..

Kim Jong-un makes birthday visit to China
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Kim Jong-un makes birthday visit to China

In his address, Kim urged the United States to take reciprocal measures in exchange for denuclearization steps the North Korean dictator has claimed his country has taken since a year ago. "Kim will coordinat...More..

LS passes contentious citizenship bill; Oppn calls it 'divisive', 'flawed'
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

LS passes contentious citizenship bill; Oppn calls it 'divisive', 'flawed'

The AASU and other organization opposing the bill are saying that the provisions of the bill will nullify the 1985 Assam Accord, which provides for deportation of all illegal migrants, irrespective of religion,...More..

Malaysia’s king abdicates: palace statement
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Malaysia’s king abdicates: palace statement

The selection of the Agong is done by the Majlis Raja-raja, also known as the Conference of Rulers consisting the nine rulers of the Malay states. She reportedly met the Malaysian king while he was traveling in...More..

China and US to Hold Trade Talks in Beijing Next Week
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

China and US to Hold Trade Talks in Beijing Next Week

The European Union filed its own challenged in the World Trade Organization in June against Chinese regulations the 28-nation trade bloc said hamper the ability of foreign companies to protect and profit from t...More..

Bolton: U.S.' Withdrawal From Syria Will Happen Under One Condition
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Bolton: U.S.' Withdrawal From Syria Will Happen Under One Condition

The withdrawal of US troops from Syria depends on certain conditions, US National Security Adviser John Bolton says, in a further indication that the process is being slowed down. Ziya Meral, senior resident ...More..

Warren Kicks Off 2020 Presidential Campaign In Iowa
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Warren Kicks Off 2020 Presidential Campaign In Iowa

That's after the 2020 aspirant suffered setbacks past year, when she was widely criticized for the clumsy October release of the results of a DNA test in an attempt to address her previous Native American anc...More..

White House signals some compromise in ending US govt shutdown
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

White House signals some compromise in ending US govt shutdown

Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, said on CBS Sunday Morning that information obtained from special counsel Robert Mueller could set the vehicle in motion. Large chunks of the government were shut down on...More..

'Escape Room' Fire Kills 5 Teenage Girls In Poland
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

'Escape Room' Fire Kills 5 Teenage Girls In Poland

Polish prosecutors probing the deaths of five teenage girls in an " escape room " said on Sunday (Jan 6) they had charged an owner of the facility with deliberately creating a fire hazard that led to the blaze...More..

Warren's debut trip to Iowa ignites voter passion
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Warren's debut trip to Iowa ignites voter passion

Warren told reporters in response to the meme that the president should instead spend "his time getting the government back open". Iowa is a popular first stop for presidential candidates as it is the first s...More..

Top Republican says Trump vows to 'destroy' IS before leaving Syria
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Top Republican says Trump vows to 'destroy' IS before leaving Syria

CNN has previously reported that a withdrawal of troops from Syria would take months because USA commanders have said they need to move slowly in order to protect the troops. "ISIS is being dealt one brutal ...More..

Pres. Trump holds cabinet meeting amid partial government shutdown
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Pres. Trump holds cabinet meeting amid partial government shutdown

The president said his Homeland Security officials will "make a plea" for the border wall during a briefing for congressional leaders later Wednesday at the White House. Congress will feature the largest number...More..

Brazil’s New President Thanks Trump - Vows To Bring Prosperity ‘Under God’s Protection’
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Brazil’s New President Thanks Trump - Vows To Bring Prosperity ‘Under God’s Protection’

Bolsonaro, who was sworn in before a joint session of Congress, called on legislators to help him "free the nation definitively from the yoke of corruption, crime, economic irresponsibility and ideological subm...More..

Women form 620km line across Kerala over temple access
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Women form 620km line across Kerala over temple access

A senior temple official told the BBC that the sanctum has now reopened. The policemen who had escorted them took them back by force. "We did not enter the shrine by climbing the 18 holy steps but went throug...More..

Pompeo to meet Netanyahu in Brazil after Syria decision
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Pompeo to meet Netanyahu in Brazil after Syria decision

Netanyahu came for President-elect Jair Bolsonaro's inauguration January 1, but arrived several days early in Rio de Janeiro to meet with the incoming far-right leader and several other top members of the new...More..

7-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed In Houston Drive-By
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

7-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed In Houston Drive-By

She explained, "As I turned around and looked back at the street, I heard shots start firing and they came through my window, broke my glass, and hit me in my arm". "He took away an innocent child and she didn'...More..

Canadian drug smuggler faces retrial as China says 15 yrs too lenient
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Canadian drug smuggler faces retrial as China says 15 yrs too lenient

Schellenberg is the first foreigner to be tried in China on drug-smuggling charges in nine years. The two countries are in diplomatic dire straits after China detained two Canadians - former Canadian dipl...More..

Sajid Javid told to 'get a grip' on English Channel migrant crisis
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Sajid Javid told to 'get a grip' on English Channel migrant crisis

The six Iranian men were discovered on a beach in Kent along with a rigid-hulled inflatable boat they are believed to have traveled in from France, British officials said . Gavin Williamson , the defence secre...More..

UAE reopens Syria embassy, a boost for Assad
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

UAE reopens Syria embassy, a boost for Assad

Bahrain's embassy in Damascus and the Syrian diplomatic mission in Manama have been operating "without interruption" the Bahraini foreign ministry said in a statement today, a day after the UAE reopened its emb...More..

Trump widens demands in wall standoff, threatens Mexico border closure
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Trump widens demands in wall standoff, threatens Mexico border closure

According to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released Thursday, more Americans now blame Donald Trump than congressional Democrats for the partial us government shutdown with no end in sight. Conway discussed Trum...More..

Deadly blast hits tour bus near Giza pyramids in Egypt
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Deadly blast hits tour bus near Giza pyramids in Egypt

The tourists were heading to a sound and light show at the pyramids, which they had visited earlier in the day, said Lan Le, 41, who was also aboard the bus but unhurt. The tourist bus could be seen with its wi...More..

Two Illegal Aliens 'Lied' to Help Another Evade Arrest for Officer's Murder
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Two Illegal Aliens 'Lied' to Help Another Evade Arrest for Officer's Murder

Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson , who led the investigation, blamed California's sanctuary law for preventing local authorities from reporting Perez Arriaga to USA immigration officials for depor...More..