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by | April 20, 2017 | 09:49

This image captured from footage on North Korea's state-run TV station on April 18, 2017, shows North Korea's simulated missile attack on the United States. Yokosuka naval base in Tokyo Bay. But no one was predicting what might come next. Trump also abandoned the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) backed by predecessor Barack Obama and Abe, and vowed to revisit regional trade deals to focus on two-way agreements.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:47

Kim Jong Un showcased his new missiles during a parade last week. The phrasing was unusual for a senior US official discussing the Korean Peninsula with USA troops in the background. North Korea's economic clout is small - South Korea's central bank estimates its neighbor had a gross national income in 2015 of 34.5 trillion South Korean Won ($30 billion), just 2.2 percent that of South Korea .

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:44

Former Treasury chief George Osborne, a leader of the losing campaign to keep Britain in the European Union, says he won't be a candidate in the June 8 elections. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, who is pressing for an independence referendum, said May was making a "huge political miscalculation" that would bolster her Scottish National Party.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:44

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere . Wade was flown by helicopter to OU Medical Center, where he died. Robbins, who met Wade when he began attending Bible Baptist Church around the age of 10, said it surprised no one when Wade made a decision to go into law enforcement.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:41

In this instance, as LHS 1140b is so big - approximately 1.4 times the size of Earth - the radiation would have been ineffective as the planet would have been covered by heaps of lava in its infancy, according to the study published in the journal Nature .

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:00

In a "major announcement" on Facebook , Malcolm Turnbull said: "We're putting jobs first; we're putting Australians first". "Who really believes that given an option between an Australian resident and a visa holder with the same experience/qualifications we would choose the visa holder?" The 457 visa is created to give businesses the option of employing foreign workers in the event that suitable candidates can not be found in Australia.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:00

The U.S. and North Korean teams had jointly recovered the remains of more than 200 U.S. servicemen in Unsan, North Pyongan Province, and near the Chosin Reservoir, South Hamgyong Province, from 1996 through 2005. Duk Kim moved from South Korea to the United States to study in 1990. To Nallakarupan's original question as why Malaysia did not break off diplomatic relations with North Korea, Reezal Merican said the the government chose to continue diplomatic ties with Pyongyang in view of the ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 10:59

The missile fired on Sunday blew up nearly immediately, the Pentagon said . North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador said a "thermonuclear war may break out at any moment", accusing the United States of escalating the situation in a news conference on Monday.

by | April 19, 2017 | 10:59

Provincial governments have also been active in trying to prevent Buy American policies, with Ontario cabinet ministers successfully deterring NY lawmakers earlier this month from imposing stricter rules in their state budget. Canada's ambassador to Washington says President Donald Trump is wrong when he says Canada's trade practices in the dairy industry are "very, very unfair".

by | April 19, 2017 | 10:57

By conducting joint exercises with the Maritime Self-Defense Force and through other means, the USA aircraft carrier strike group is poised to increase military pressure on North Korea and urge Pyongyang to engage in restraint. Sources told The Guardian that a missile interception operation would be the result of an Aegis missile defense system aboard a navy destroyer. By the time the White House was asked about the Carl Vinson on April 11, its imminent arrival had been emblazoned on ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 10:59

Meanwhile, his opponents argue he has not protected middle- and working-class Americans. Just 38 percent expressed little or no faith in the new president. That attribute - a leadership style that's "strong and decisive" - was said to be extremely important to voters in at least one poll after the last election.

by | April 18, 2017 | 03:05

Russian law enforcement officials are questioning a new suspect over the bombing of a metro train in St Petersburg earlier this month, a source familiar with the investigation told Reuters on Monday. Russian security operatives have detained a suspected organizer of the recent terrorist attack in the St. Petersburg subway, the FSB said in a statement Monday.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:59

As hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails began on Monday an open-ended hunger strike in conjunction with Palestinian Prisoners' Day , the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) extended its support and also called on world leaders to intervene in the matter.

by | April 17, 2017 | 05:52

Assad said Syria would only allow an "impartial" investigation into the poison gas incident. They recounted the horrific aftermath of a gas attack, saying the town of Khan Sheikhoun was struck by regime warplanes. "It could happen anytime, anywhere, not only in Syria". United Nations weapons inspectors returned "overwhelming and indisputable" evidence of the use of nerve gas, although their mandate did not include assigning blame for the attack.

by | April 17, 2017 | 05:48

Gwinnett County police said in an emailed statement Thursday, April 13, 2017 , that Bongiovanni was sacked after a new video surfaced showing him hitting a man in the face. The officer wrote in the report that Hollins was acting strangely and his vehicle smelled of marijuana. The veteran policeman then called called for back up and a response call was answered by McDonald, who preceded to kick Hollins while he was handcuffed on the ground.

by | April 17, 2017 | 05:43

Since Trump took office in January, he has been confronted by European allies who have fear his administration will go easy on Russian Federation. SERGEI LAVROV (through interpreter): We believe it's necessary to have an global, unbiased, frank investigation into this incident.

by | April 17, 2017 | 05:42

Mumbai, Apr 14 Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh today said the fight against terrorism was universal and concerned the entire humanity, referring to the USA bombing on Islamic State (IS) complex in afghanistan. India has also rejected Pakistan's demand that it accept Jadhav was a spy and cooperate in the investigation in return for consular access to him, and has warned that Pakistan's refusal to accord access is in contravention of global law.

by | April 17, 2017 | 05:32

Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reacted Friday to the United States strike on Syria, saying the United States needs a long-term plan to stop future attacks on civilians by the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. The former secretary of State had expressed support for bombing Assad's airbases hours before Trump ordered a Tomahawk missile attack on a Syrian regime airfield.

by | April 17, 2017 | 04:58

US Central Command said that coalition aircraft were given the wrong coordinates by their partner forces, the predominantly-Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces, for a strike meant to target Islamic State militants south of their Tabqa stronghold.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:12

They were evacuated Friday, along with more than 2,000 from Madaya, a town outside of Damascus which was besieged by government forces. Al-Ikhbariya TV said 48 wounded were transported in exchange for allowing five buses of residents from opposition areas head toward a rebel-controlled province.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:09

When asked if goal difference will be important this season, Pochettino said: "It's so important". The goal makes Kane just the fourth player to score 20 Premier League goals in three consecutive seasons after Alan Shearer, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Thierry Henry.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:03

Food was distributed after several hours and by early afternoon the evacuees from rebel-held areas were "pressured" to sit back on their buses, Afandar said. The attack was in response to a chemical weapons attack on April 4 on a northern Syrian town that Washington blamed on Damascus. The explosion on Aleppo's outskirts came shortly after a bomb explosion targeted a military camp in Syria's western coastal province of Latakia, leaving almost a dozen people dead and several others injured.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:00

The former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister urged the central government to impose Governor's rule in the state, terming the election as the "bloodiest ever". Only 702 of 35,169 people voted; counting will take place today. Talking to reporters at Jammu, Mehbooba said, "Dr Farooq seems be confused as he is making the contrary statements regarding the stones throwers".

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:58

A statement issued by the NITI Aayog said that the BHIM-Adhaar merchant interface would pave the way for making digital payments on the Aadhaar platform using biometric data like thumb imprint on a merchant's biometric enabled device. Till November 2016, the number of all digital transactions was 280,000 worth Rs 101 crore, which increased 23 times to 6,380,000 transactions valued at Rs 2,425 crore.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:00

The U.S. has blamed the Syrian government for launching a deadly chemical attack that killed over 80 people and struck a Syrian air force base in response. "It is essential to prevent such acts as the events in Khan Sheikhoun in [the] future". The trio was meeting after an April 4 chemical incident in Syria's Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib Governorate and the subsequent USA strike at an airbase in Homs Governorate.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:56

Japan's Nikkei dipped 0.1 percent while South Korea's Kospi dropped 0.4 percent. It's rumored that the "important event" being held in Pyongyang may be North Korea's sixth official nuke test and another step towards the countries nuclear capability expansion.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:52

She clung to her independence, only taking on a full-time carer last year, though she has not left her small two-room apartment for 20 years, and has been bed-bound for the last year. An Italian doctor says Emma Morano , at 117 the world's oldest person, has died in her home in northern Italy. She attributed her longevity to leaving her husband in 1938 shortly after the death of her only child at the age of seven months, and to the inclusion in her daily diet of two raw eggs and a little ...

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:52

Horgan would also reduce small business income tax by one half of one per cent. The soaring cost of home ownership has been a high-profile issue in B.C., and the provincial government has responded by creating several policies aimed at curbing real estate prices, including a 15 per cent buyer's tax on non-Canadians and non-permanent residents.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:47

The results showed the BJP could become a potential challenger to the ruling Biju Janata Dal led by chief minister Naveen Patnaik. Photographs of Konark and Jagannath temple like great ancient structures, Chilika Lake, beaches, Bhitarakanika like places and flora and fauna of the state have been displaced in the exhibition.The second stall has showcased rich history, culture and tradition of Odisha.

by | April 15, 2017 | 12:23

Donald Trump authorized the launching of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the sovereign Syrian state. Because of these actions, many economists and investors had already suspected that China wouldn't meet Treasury's criteria. The U.S. stopped short of branding China a currency manipulator, but urged the world's second-largest economy to let the yuan rise with market forces and embrace more trade.