Two Koreas begin removing landmines inside DMZ

He may have unintentionally revealed the information while his own ministry said the comments did not mean that South Korea would accept North Korea as a nuclear state. The agreement to clear mines, the first such effort since the early 2000s, wa... More..

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Brett Kavanaugh denies sex assault after Blasey Ford testifies
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh denies sex assault after Blasey Ford testifies

A spokesman for Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley said committee rules require these types of votes must be posted three days in advance. Kavanaugh was nominated by Trump and his confirmation would c...More..

Flotilla of small boats rescues passengers from crashed plane in Micronesia
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Flotilla of small boats rescues passengers from crashed plane in Micronesia

I thought we landed hard until I looked over and saw a hole in the side of the plane and water was coming in, and I thought, well, this is not, like, the way it's supposed to happen", he said in a video posted...More..

National Sexual Assault Hotline spiked 201 percent during Christine Blasey Ford's testimony
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

National Sexual Assault Hotline spiked 201 percent during Christine Blasey Ford's testimony

Ramirez, meanwhile, came forward with her own claim against Kavanaugh after Ford's story was published, accusing the Supreme Court nominee of exposing himself to her at a dorm-room party at Yale during the 19...More..

Kashmir needs a peaceful solution: Pak FM to United Nations secretary general
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Kashmir needs a peaceful solution: Pak FM to United Nations secretary general

India on Saturday refuted Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi's allegations that New Delhi sponsored terror activities in Pakistan as "preposterous". The Minister said, Pakistan glorifies th...More..

Australian Broadcasting Corporation chair resigns over political interference claims
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Australian Broadcasting Corporation chair resigns over political interference claims

Mr Milne is also said to have ordered Ms Guthrie sack political editor Andrew Probyn by telling her "you just have to shoot him", because then prime minister Malcolm Turnbull hated the journalist. Despi...More..

Trump accuses China of election interference, placing 'propaganda ads'
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Trump accuses China of election interference, placing 'propaganda ads'

In a press conference on Wednesday, the USA president told reporters about hearing China's respect for his "very, very large brain" from Michael Pillsbury, the director of the Center on Chinese Strategy at th...More..

Indonesia Earthquake, Tsunami Causes Major Damage on Sulawesi Island
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Indonesia Earthquake, Tsunami Causes Major Damage on Sulawesi Island

Bodies of victims trapped between the rubble of collapsing buildings were also found, he said , adding that more than 350 people were injured. Bodies lay partially covered by tarpaulins and a man carried a dea...More..

Prosecutor picked to question Kavanaugh, accuser called fair
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Prosecutor picked to question Kavanaugh, accuser called fair

She speaks nationally and trains detectives and social workers how to ask sensitive questions of sexual assault victims and those who commit such crimes. "I don't think she's going to have any issue with the ...More..

Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh as Senate delays final vote
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh as Senate delays final vote

Christine Blasey Ford's account. Trump was forced to order the FBI investigation after Republican Senator Jeff Flake threatened to vote against Kavanaugh's confirmation unless Republicans who control the S...More..

Tropical Storm Warning Remains in Effect for Saint Lucia
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Tropical Storm Warning Remains in Effect for Saint Lucia

The system is moving toward the west northwest near 16 miles per hour or 26 km/h. maximum sustained winds are near 50 miles per hour or 85 km/h with higher gusts. From late Friday and into this weekend, clust...More..

Police find body they believe to be missing 6-year-old boy
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Police find body they believe to be missing 6-year-old boy

More than a dozen agencies joined the search, including divers who focused on the lake. Maddox Scott Ritch is seen in an image posted to the Gastonia Police Department's Facebook page. However he says Madd...More..

India's top court says adultery no longer criminal offence
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

India's top court says adultery no longer criminal offence

The Supreme Court , while striking down the law on adultery on Thursday, said that treating it as an offence would tantamount to punishing people who are unhappy in marital relationships. In the four separat...More..

Trump delivers address to United Nations General Assembly
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Trump delivers address to United Nations General Assembly

He added that in the 16 meetings he had had with heads of states on the trip to NY, they all had expressed their support for Iran nuclear deal. He insisted his focus on American "sovereignty" has paid off, he...More..

Tension as Russian Federation provides missile system to Syria
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Tension as Russian Federation provides missile system to Syria

Government troops have liberated the militant-held provinces one by one with the help of Syria's allies Iran and Russian Federation. Mattis did not explicitly support or dispute Bolton's statement , althou...More..

Air Niugini plane crashes into Micronesian lagoon
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Air Niugini plane crashes into Micronesian lagoon

Photographs and videos posted on Twitter show locals helping passengers into boats beside the stricken half submerged plane. Jimmy Emilio, general manager of Chuuk Airport at Weno in Micronesia, told Reuters...More..

Who is the Arizona prosecutor chosen to question Kavanaugh and his accuser?
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Who is the Arizona prosecutor chosen to question Kavanaugh and his accuser?

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz delegated their time to sex crimes prosecutor Rachel Mitchell , whom committee Republicans hired to ask questions of Ford for the GOP senators, a move widely viewed as saving the panel...More..

Kavanaugh accuser details alleged sexual assault to U.S. Senate committee
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser details alleged sexual assault to U.S. Senate committee

On the Fox Business Network, Stuart Varney appeared frustrated by Rachel Mitchell , the sex crimes prosecutor brought in by the all-male GOP members of the Senate panel to question Ford. She says that she sent...More..

Five key takeaways from the Ford-Kavanaugh hearing
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Five key takeaways from the Ford-Kavanaugh hearing

Swetnick also alleges that Kavanaugh and Judge were present when she was assaulted at one of these parties. "Dr. Ford comes across as a credible person who has suffered the serious emotional impact of a distu...More..

by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

Didn't expect that reaction but that's ok

Trump also accused Iran and Russian Federation of "enabling" "butchery" in Syria. This so-called special objective vehicle is supposed to ease payments linked to Iranian exports and imports, providing... Pre...More..

And is likely to replace Rod Rosenstein
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

And is likely to replace Rod Rosenstein

However, it's worth noting that this report should be taken with a grain of salt. "The fake news said people laughed at President Trump", he said. I would certainly prefer not doing that. Discussion has swirl...More..

US slaps sanctions on top Venezuelan officials, including President Maduro’s wife
by | Thursday, September 27, 2018

US slaps sanctions on top Venezuelan officials, including President Maduro’s wife

The sanctions would freeze any assets that a blacklisted person holds under US jurisdiction and ban any USA individuals or companies from making business transactions with them. Venezuela pointed to a report ...More..

Trump's UNGA speech: An embarrassment?
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Trump's UNGA speech: An embarrassment?

General Assembly. The US recently imposed sanctions after leaving the 2015 nuclear deal agreed between Iran and world powers. US President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged countries at the United Nations ...More..

Avenatti Claims Evidence Of Kavanaugh Gang Rape & Drug Parties
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Avenatti Claims Evidence Of Kavanaugh Gang Rape & Drug Parties

Her allegations are mainly about what she claims she saw Kavanaugh participating in, and how he treated other women. "I was introduced to them at a house party that I attended in the Washington D.C. On Sep...More..

Aid on way to solo sailor with broken mast and severe injuries
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Aid on way to solo sailor with broken mast and severe injuries

The yacht is in Australia's search and rescue zone 3,500 kilometers (2,200 miles) southwest of the Australian city of Perth and 3,000 kilometers southeast of the French island Reunion. He later sent messages ...More..

2nd Kavanaugh accuser certain about alleged encounter, her lawyer says
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

2nd Kavanaugh accuser certain about alleged encounter, her lawyer says

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday "we would be open" to having Ramirez testify before the same Judiciary Committee hearing at which Ford and Kavanaugh are scheduled to appear...More..

Supreme Court upholds constitutional validity of Aadhaar, but strikes down Section 57
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Supreme Court upholds constitutional validity of Aadhaar, but strikes down Section 57

CBSE, NEET can not make Aadhaar mandatory. "We welcome the Supreme Court's decision to strike down Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act". "Sunlight is best disinfectant", says Justice DY Chandrachud , one of th...More..

Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

The newspaper said the deputy attorney general had been responding to Andrew McCabe's suggestion that the justice department investigate the president. Individuals within the West Wing believe the former Fede...More..

Trump calls N Korean leader Kim terrific during U.N. visit
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Trump calls N Korean leader Kim terrific during U.N. visit

The United States in sponsoring the U.N. Global Call to Action on the World Drug Problem, which includes signatures from 130 U.N. member states pledging to do more to combat the global drug trade. El-Sissi said...More..

by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Furious with Israel, Russia gives Assad advanced anti-aircraft system

The crash was one of the deadliest incidents for regular Russian service members in the Syrian war. Shoigu went on television to say that Russian Federation is now going to go ahead with the shipment beca...More..

Thursday’s Kavanaugh hearing is uncertain because of final details
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Thursday’s Kavanaugh hearing is uncertain because of final details

But the GOP also declined her other asks, including that Kavanaugh testify first and that the committee subpoena Mark Judge - a Kavanaugh friend who Ford says was present during the alleged incident - and call ...More..

Casualties reported following shooting at military parade in southwest Iran
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Casualties reported following shooting at military parade in southwest Iran

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the assault in Ahvaz, which saw gunfire spray into a crowd of marching guardsmen, bystanders and government officials watching from a nearby platform. Meanwhile, ...More..

With Conditions | Trending: Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify Next Week
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

With Conditions | Trending: Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify Next Week

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., wrote a letter to President Trump urging him to direct the FBI to investigate sexual assault alle...More..

Purchasing Russian missiles may invite sanctions: US amid India's plans
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Purchasing Russian missiles may invite sanctions: US amid India's plans

China's Equipment Development Department (EDD) is the branch of the Chinese military responsible for weapons and equipment. As part of Thursday's announcement, the USA also added 33 names to a list of people...More..

Ugandan pop star MP Bobi Wine arrested on arrival: lawyer
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Ugandan pop star MP Bobi Wine arrested on arrival: lawyer

Several journalists have been arrested and their equipment confiscated in what seems to be an attempt to hinder live coverage of the return of Bobi Wine, as he is popular known. He was addressing journalists at...More..

Grassley grants Kavanaugh accuser another extension
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Grassley grants Kavanaugh accuser another extension

The timetable brought cries of protest from Democrats, who have called on the FBI to investigate the allegations made by Christine Blasey Ford, a professor from California, and to expand the number of witnesses...More..

More than 200 people feared dead after ferry sinks in Lake Victoria
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

More than 200 people feared dead after ferry sinks in Lake Victoria

The number was put at 42 on Thursday. The head of Ukerewe district council George Nyamaha said there was more than 100 on board when the ferry sank. Graphic shows the approximate location of ferry accident on...More..

Whitsundays shark attack: 46-year-old woman in critical condition
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Whitsundays shark attack: 46-year-old woman in critical condition

She had "altered levels of consciousness and significant amount of pain", Ms Eastwick said. She was airlifted to Mackay Base Hospital where she underwent emergency surgery. "Shark-control equipment does not p...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

May takes defiant stance with European Union over Brexit

Calling out President of the European Council Donald Tusk , the prime minister said he had rejected proposals without offering a sufficient explanation or counterproposal. By that time the leaders had already ...More..

Imran calls for talks to end Saudi-Yemen dispute
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Imran calls for talks to end Saudi-Yemen dispute

Pakistan on Wednesday said it is "engaged" with India to facilitate a bilateral meeting between the two foreign ministers on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. Pakistan's finance minister, Asad Umar, o...More..