Saturday June 23-rd, 2018

Russia: Trump and Kim are like 'children in a kindergarten'

Washington D.C.: United States President Donald Trump has called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "a madman" who doesn't mind starving or killing his people'. But Chung Sung-Yoon, an analyst at the Korea Institute for National Unification, told AFP ...

Turkey extends troop deployment mandate, pressures Iraqi Kurds on vote Turkey extends troop deployment mandate, pressures Iraqi Kurds on vote

Turkey, which has developed close commercial and political ties with the region, especially in the area of energy, has also threatened to impose sanctions. Wages, including those of Kurdish peshmerga fighters, were slashed after those transfers ended...

German Chancellor Merkel experiences boost in ratings German Chancellor Merkel experiences boost in ratings

Maas is a center-left Social Democrat and Altmaier a member of Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats. Others see room for improvement, even as they concede that they're pleased that Merkel should win the election. Accused of appealing to ex...

GOP Senate Candidate Wraps Himself in Trump at Debate GOP Senate Candidate Wraps Himself in Trump at Debate

Moore is now the front-runner in a Republican primary bid for election to the Senate office held by Jeff Sessions before he became attorney general, the Washington Post reports. Mitch McConnell knows what is happening in Alabama. The GOP establi...

The Rohingya crisis: Humanity vs national security The Rohingya crisis: Humanity vs national security

Still, we have provided humanitarian aid to Rohingyas in Bangladesh . After the March 2016 general elections in Myanmar, Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi formed a civilian government which is now in power in Myanmar. The NHRC had asked the home m...

TCU Horned Frogs vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys TCU Horned Frogs vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys

Expect TCU to steal a page from Oklahoma State's book and come out swinging early. The battle between the Horned Frogs defense and the Oklahoma State offense is definitely worth the price of admission. Running back Justin Crawford was a facto...

Overwhelming Resistance to Trump's Plan to Scuttle the Iran Deal Overwhelming Resistance to Trump's Plan to Scuttle the Iran Deal

According to legislation passed subsequent to the signing of the JCPOA, that requires the president to certify Iranian compliance every 90-days, decertification triggers a 60-day clock for Congress to decide by majority vote whether to re-impose nucl...

Iran nuclear deal can not be renegotiated -president Rouhani

While UN member states are at apparent odds at how to resolve Pyongyang's nuclear ambition, one thing is clear: the worldwide community must bring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons program. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who was at the...

Bangladesh army to build shelters for Rohingyas Bangladesh army to build shelters for Rohingyas

The Southeast Asian nation is facing accusations of ethnic cleansing and "savagery" by its security forces. "This is a humanitarian issue and several countries are accepting the refugees while speaking against the atrocities". Myanmar also objects ...

Catalonia: high tension overnight in Barcelona Catalonia: high tension overnight in Barcelona

Madrid has declared the referendum illegal and the Constitutional Court has suspended the vote that was approved by the regional government earlier this month. How are Catalan leaders responding? "Let's resist peacefully", the president of the ...

Legendary boxer 'Raging Bull' Jake LaMotta dies at 95, reports say Legendary boxer 'Raging Bull' Jake LaMotta dies at 95, reports say

LaMotta held boxing's middleweight title from 1949 to 1951 and is best known for his bouts against Sugar Ray Robinson as well as Robert De Niro's portrayal of him in the 1980s film, " Raging Bull ". "I never knew anyone who was more aggressive ...

Mexico Combs Rubble For Survivors After Earthquake Kills More Than 200 Mexico Combs Rubble For Survivors After Earthquake Kills More Than 200

All but four of the dead were children, according to the federal Education Department. Foro TV interviewed two girls who said they were taking down her English homework as the building began to shake. The rising death toll reminded residents of a...

France hopeful of persuading Trump to stay in Paris climate deal France hopeful of persuading Trump to stay in Paris climate deal

The right of the screen shows the scenarios that would correspond to the 1.5°C target. But in a recent interview with The Times , he said: "When the facts change, I change my mind, as Keynes said". "We are already finding our bills to be less th...

Georgia Tech refuses to release 911 call for slain student Georgia Tech refuses to release 911 call for slain student

The student was barefoot and "disoriented" in the middle of a "mental breakdown", family attorney L. Chris Stewart said . Investigators also say they found three suicide notes located in Schultz's dorm room. WSB-TV reported that the item, stil...

United States will be forced to 'totally destroy' North Korea, Trump tells UN United States will be forced to 'totally destroy' North Korea, Trump tells UN

In Trump's landmark first speech at the United Nations in NY, the President laid out a vision for the organisation based on attempting to boost the strength of the individual member states. "No one has shown more contempt for other nations and fo...

Where is Dominica? Island 'brutally hit' by Hurricane Maria Where is Dominica? Island 'brutally hit' by Hurricane Maria

Hurricane Maria made landfall in Dominica Tuesday morning, bringing "mind boggling" destruction to the island, according to Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit. Certain islands hit hard by Irma, like St. Thomas and St. John, appear to be in ...

US Senate Republican tax chief wants dividend deduction in tax reform US Senate Republican tax chief wants dividend deduction in tax reform

There are 240 Republican members in the House and roughly three dozen are members of the conservative Freedom Caucus. The right has made a specialty of threatening America's commitment to make good on its bonds, notes and bills. After the morning...

German liberals would expect finance ministry in Merkel coalition German liberals would expect finance ministry in Merkel coalition

This would be roughly 1.2 percent of the entire German vote. Domestically, she has overseen a German economy which, despite the recent turbulance in worldwide politics, has performed remarkably well, with unemployment at a record low and business con...

Trump, Xi Agree to 'Maximize Pressure' on North Korea Trump, Xi Agree to 'Maximize Pressure' on North Korea

In spite his skepticism about the value of worldwide organisations and the United Nations in particular, Trump will seek support for tough measures against North Korea , while pressing his " America First " message to the world body. The comparati...

Hillary Clinton Compares Herself To Cersei Lannister In New Book Hillary Clinton Compares Herself To Cersei Lannister In New Book

But for this President, the retweet follows a pattern of behavior in which Trump has either seemed to find it acceptable to joke about violence against women and those he disagrees with, or to make not-so-subtle comments that seem to incite it.

Myanmar says U.S. official barred from Rohingya conflict zone Myanmar says U.S. official barred from Rohingya conflict zone

However, he also mentioned that Bangladesh is not depending on anyone's aid. The Stateless People have nowhere to go. The incident took place on the outskirts of Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar district on early Monday, 18 September, as ...

Power outages down to hundreds on Treasure Coast Power outages down to hundreds on Treasure Coast

The recording shows the facility had power but workers were using an industrial-size drum fan sitting in front of two closed doors to move air through a hallway. The roll call of victims and their ages are heartbreaking: They were parents, grandparen...

Dolphins LB Lawrence Timmons found after going AWOL Dolphins LB Lawrence Timmons found after going AWOL

Chargers kicker Younghoe Koo had another rough game. Sure, close to 27,000 fans in a 27,000-seat venue may sound great for the home team, but how loyal will Charger fans be come Sunday? They are also eager to show they're much improved over the...

Australia vs Belgium Tips and Odds - Davis Cup Semi-Final 2017 Australia vs Belgium Tips and Odds - Davis Cup Semi-Final 2017

As the Davis Cup semifinals get underway on Friday, players from all over the world will be competing for much more than ranking points. Ruben Bemelmans and Arthur De Greef will play the doubles rubber for Belgium on Day 2. Belgium , appearing ...

Australia's tour of India: A battle of the equals Australia's tour of India: A battle of the equals

A. Chidambaram Stadium on Sunday for the first ODI. In the pre-match press conference held on Saturday, Kohli said, "I don't want to disappoint children when I see them because someone can get inspired at some stage and do something productive".

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