• China vows to adhere strictly to United Nations sanctions on North Korea
China vows to adhere strictly to United Nations sanctions on North Korea

Wang went on to urge all parties involved in the Korean Peninsula dispute to restart the six-party talks among South Korea , Japan , China, the US, Russia , and North Korea, which are aimed at discovering a peaceful solutions to the crisis.

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  • POTUS Warns US 'Locked And Loaded' As North Korea Readies Missiles
POTUS Warns US 'Locked And Loaded' As North Korea Readies Missiles

The United States withdrew nuclear weapons from South Korea in 1992, when the two Koreas agreed to make the peninsula nuclear free. Japan, anxious its ballistic missile defenses could be overwhelmed by swarm attacks or circumvented by warheads launched on lofted trajectories, is likely to acquire a ground-based version of the Aegis missile defe...

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  • Centre finally grants NEET exemption to TN for a year
Centre finally grants NEET exemption to TN for a year

Any ordinance to exempt Tamil Nadu from NEET will be challenged in court, she said. "NEET exemption is a quid pro quo for AIADMK's support in presidential and Vice Presidential elections", said Ms Chidambaram. "As far as private colleges and deemed universities are concerned, Tamil Nadu is already admitting students as per Neet". She said...

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  • Trump campaign touts achievements despite criticism from 'enemies'
Trump campaign touts achievements despite criticism from 'enemies'

In a statement, Trump's campaign said the ad will air on cable news shows and the Internet. The ad's release comes amid intense criticism of Trump's response to the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a planned rally by white supremacists led to violence that killed a counter-protester.

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  • China to implement United Nations sanctions on North Korea
China to implement United Nations sanctions on North Korea

The United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 2371 on August 5 in response the North's two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July. China accounts for 90 percent of trade with North Korea but is suspected of failing to enforce past United Nations measures, even after voting in their favor.

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  • Trump to return to Trump Tower for first time as president
Trump to return to Trump Tower for first time as president

After Trump was elected president November 8, security around Trump Tower ramped up dramatically , even including a fleet of heavy sanitation department trucks filled with sand to wall off the front of the building from any potential vehicle bomb attack.

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  • Big Ben Is About To Fall Silent For Four Years - Here's Why
Big Ben Is About To Fall Silent For Four Years - Here's Why

To stop the bells the striking hammers will be locked and the bell disconnected from the clock mechanism, allowing the Great Clock to continue telling the time silently. The bell will only be beaten for important occasions, such as the New Year. The tower itself is commonly referred to as Big Ben even though the name applies only to the bell.

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  • Trump warns North Korea of 'fire and fury'
Trump warns North Korea of 'fire and fury'

The US and the worldwide community is "not going to run scared from North Korea", US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said after Pyongyang refused to roll back its nuclear weapons programme. "Kim now has to decide". All 15 members of the United Nations Security Council agreed the proposals to impose new sanctions on North Korea including Ch...

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  • Indians, Pakistanis fuse national anthems to make 'Peace Anthem'
Indians, Pakistanis fuse national anthems to make 'Peace Anthem'

But Ram Subramanian, the film-maker and activist behind the music video, said: "To me, these videos mean a new beginning, another small step towards peace". Many from India and Pakistan were surprised by the video and have reacted positively, thinking thanks Indians for the initiative. Some of us Indians care for peace.

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  • Trump reassures governor of Guam in phone call
Trump reassures governor of Guam in phone call

North Korea says it is examining its plans for attacking Guam to contain USA bases there. Its location, within range of North Korean medium- and long-range missiles, and military significance to the USA make it a logical target for Pyongyang .

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  • Trump criticised after failing to condemn white supremacy groups
Trump criticised after failing to condemn white supremacy groups

Robert E. Lee. Trump endured a drumbeat of criticism throughout the weekend, from many Republicans as well as Democrats, among them Sens. It presented Trump with his first "domestic crisis" says Reuters , "with many on both left and right criticizing him for waiting too long to address it and then, when he did so, failing to explicitly conde...

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  • Paulinho to move from Barcelona to Guangzhou
Paulinho to move from Barcelona to Guangzhou

Guangzhou will profit most from the sale of Paulinho, having originally bought the Brazil worldwide from Spurs for £10m, while six of Paulinho's former clubs are also set to benefit from the 29-year-old's move. His form in the Chinese Super League earned him a recall for the Brazil national team and he scored a hat trick in the 4-1 win over Uruguay...

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  • Korea missile debris hitting Philippines 'remote'
Korea missile debris hitting Philippines 'remote'

They threatened USA, other countries, and they threaten Guam . Trump says tens of millions of Americans support his tough position on North Korea's nuclear threat. House of Representatives. Chamorros are the indigenous people of Guam . Its chief languages are English and Chamorro. There are two major bases on Guam: Andersen Air Force Ba...

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  • McAuliffe to White Nationalists: 'Go Home, and Never Come Back'
McAuliffe to White Nationalists: 'Go Home, and Never Come Back'

The state leader has come forward to speak out to the white supremacists coming out to protest with hate in Charlottesville. A reporter who was at the scene at the time said, "It was probably the scariest thing I've ever seen in my life".

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  • Trump warns U.S. 'locked and loaded' as North Korea readies missiles
Trump warns U.S. 'locked and loaded' as North Korea readies missiles

People familiar with the contacts say the interactions have done nothing thus far to quell tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile advances, which are now fueling fears of military confrontation. Officials are still expecting a strong August, Muna said. He has told Guam Governor Eddie Calvo that U.S. military was prepared to "ensu...

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  • Egypt's Railway Department Chief Resigns After Deadly Train Collision
Egypt's Railway Department Chief Resigns After Deadly Train Collision

A health ministry spokesman said 75 ambulances had been deployed at the crash scene. The head of Egypt's railway department resigned late Sunday, according to the transportation ministry. Another survivor, 10 year-old Karim Abdel Wahab, said that he couldn't find his mother and brother who were travelling with him in the train. The state-run ne...

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  • Spaceborne: SpaceX new launch into global space station
Spaceborne: SpaceX new launch into global space station

Resupply missions to the International Space Station are celebrated when craving a favorite snack or just the need of a basic necessity, but you can't hop in your vehicle and go to the store. Therefore, HPE engineers made a decision to adopt a different approach this time and hardened the supercomputer systems using Linux-based software. "This ...

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  • Jersey Shore Reunion Road Trip sneak peek announces premiere date
Jersey Shore Reunion Road Trip sneak peek announces premiere date

According to The Hollywood Reporter , the Jersey Shore reunion will serve as the pilot for the series, and producers are exploring both unscripted and scripted series casts as possibilities for potential future episodes. Teasing the madness that may come when they're together, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi jokes, "The best thing that could happen is...

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  • Venezuelan President's son threatens to seize White House with rifles
Venezuelan President's son threatens to seize White House with rifles

Trump spoke at his golf course in New Jersey after meeting with his UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. In a statement, Colombia's Foreign Ministry condemned "military measures and the use of force" and said all efforts to resolve Venezuela's crisis should be peaceful and respect its sovereignty.

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  • Links to eclipse safety information following Amazon solar glasses recall
Links to eclipse safety information following Amazon solar glasses recall

If you purchased recalled glasses from Amazon, you should have received an email from the online retailer. It is also important that children be supervised the entire time to make sure they do not remove their glasses while watching the eclipse.

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  • Trump Just Blamed Obama's Competence And Steadiness For The North Korea Mess
Trump Just Blamed Obama's Competence And Steadiness For The North Korea Mess

He was weak and ineffective". "But I talk", the president said. In a process dubbed the "New York channel", Joseph Yun, the USA envoy for North Korea policy and the only American to meet with North Koreans, passes messages back and forth between the two nuclear-armed nations.

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  • USA envoy: Seoul, Washington consulting 100 percent on NK crisis
USA envoy: Seoul, Washington consulting 100 percent on NK crisis

CIA Director Mike Pompeo and Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, President Trump 's national security adviser, tried to provide assurances that a conflict is avoidable, while also supporting Trump's tough talk. "We're all looking to get out of this situation without a war", Dunford said. China's President Xi Jinping told Trump in a phone call that a...

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  • Turkey policeman stabbed to death by IS suspect
Turkey policeman stabbed to death by IS suspect

The assailant stabbed the officer at around 11 pm (2000 GMT) as he was being taken out of a patrol auto near a police station following his arrest, according to the privately run Dogan news service. The attacker was shot dead but questions remain as to how he had managed to have a knife with him after he was arrested. The suspect was allegedly in...

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  • At least eleven people killed after Kenyan election as opposition alleges fraud
At least eleven people killed after Kenyan election as opposition alleges fraud

Since Friday evening, at least 11 people have been killed in these post-election violence, according to a report drawn up by the AFP, police sources and hospital. Odinga, 72, has not yet addressed his supporters after losing his fourth shot at the presidency. So by and large, elections monitor groups believe this election was free and fair.

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  • Lexington mayor says he will remove Confederate statues
Lexington mayor says he will remove Confederate statues

The mayor of Lexington, Kentucky, Jim Gray, is taking swift action to remove two Confederate states from the lawn facing a court house in the wake of yesterday's violent and tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia, CBS News has reported .

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  • Alexis Sanchez is a disgrace - Stan Collymore
Alexis Sanchez is a disgrace - Stan Collymore

Arsenal have thus far signed Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer and Alexandre Lacazette for a club-record fee from Lyon and Wenger has indicated that they are still open to bring in more players before the end of the summer transfer window.

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  • Corbyn: UK should stay out of any military action against North Korea
Corbyn: UK should stay out of any military action against North Korea

That drew a sharp rebuttal from Pyongyang, which threatened to launch missiles toward Guam, a United States territory in the western Pacific where some 6,000 American troops are based. Now it was on countries like China and Russian Federation along with US allies like South Korea and Japan to work in tandem to get nuclear weapons out of the region.

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  • Sheriff: 3 shot dead at Wisconsin auto racing event
Sheriff: 3 shot dead at Wisconsin auto racing event

The Sheriff's Department says more than 5,000 people were at the event which attracts people from Milwaukee and Chicago . He was last scene wearing cut-off blue jean shorts and black hoodie. The shooting happened at 6:59 PM. He said initial reports were that the victims were from Aurora, Ill. Wisconsin State Patrol aided authorities in traffic c...

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  • 17 killed, 8 wounded in attack on Burkina Faso restaurant: minister
17 killed, 8 wounded in attack on Burkina Faso restaurant: minister

Security forces have been deployed in the Burkina Faso capital, Ouagadougou , as authorities deal with what they believe is a possible terror attack. Burkina Faso, like other countries in West Africa, has been sporadically targeted by jihadist groups operating across Africa's Sahel. At least two people including one foreigner were wounded in the...

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  • Amazon reportedly issues recall on some solar eclipse glasses
Amazon reportedly issues recall on some solar eclipse glasses

Amazon is not releasing a specific brand name for the glasses because the ones in question were counterfeit, according to the company's spokesperson, meaning there are plenty of glasses sold under that same name that do in fact meet ISO standards for the eclipse.

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  • Moon to meet top USA military officer Monday
Moon to meet top USA military officer Monday

Tensions have spiked on the Korean Peninsula as North Korea and the United States exchanged bellicose rhetoric after the UN further tightened sanctions on North Korea for its two tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles last month. South Korean officials have been monitoring financial markets around the clock, said Kim. He told Chris Wallace th...

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  • United States condemns killing of seven Syrian volunteer rescuers
United States condemns killing of seven Syrian volunteer rescuers

The White Helmets says seven members of their rescue group were shot and killed by unidentified gunmen at the organization's office. It was not immediately clear whether the motives for the raid were political or purely criminal. Their detractors, including President Bashar al Assad's regime and his ally Russian Federation, accuse them of being...

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  • Crowd in New Orleans holds vigil for Charlottesville victims
Crowd in New Orleans holds vigil for Charlottesville victims

A crowd gathered for a vigil to support victims of an attack against counter protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, where white supremacists staged a violent rally following the city's decision to remove the city's Lee monument earlier this year.

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  • Australia's CBA says CEO Narev to stand down amid money-laundering scandal
Australia's CBA says CEO Narev to stand down amid money-laundering scandal

Narev joined the group in 2007, serving at the helm since 2009. Sydney-based Commonwealth Bank of Australia has been roiled by a major money-laundering scandal , which saw CEO Ian Narev's bonus cut to zero. The Australian Securities and Investments Commission is also investigating whether CBA broke disclosure laws by not telling investors ...

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  • Game of Thrones Season Seven, Episode 5
Game of Thrones Season Seven, Episode 5

We'll continue fiending for any tiny scrap of information until then. In the throne room, Tyrion seeks counsel from Varys, who tells him to rein Dany in, but we all know that's not going to be easy. This also means if the two eventually sleep together, as seems very likely, Jon Snow is going to be banging his aunt and Daenerys will be bangi...

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