Tuesday October 16-th, 2018

Kim Jong-un cries on camera over state of North Korean economy Kim Jong-un cries on camera over state of North Korean economy

Trump said that, after Friday's talks, the parties are "totally over that and now we're going to deal and we're going to really start a process". "We talked about a lot, and we talked about sanctions", Trump said after the meeting. Though the Un...

US Defense Secretary Mattis Slams China for Militarising South China Sea Islands US Defense Secretary Mattis Slams China for Militarising South China Sea Islands

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says China's placement of weapons systems on manmade islands in the South China Sea is created to intimidate and coerce others in the region. Woody Island, which China calls Yongxing, is also claimed by Vietnam and...

Theresa May attacks Donald Trump's 'unjustified' steel tariffs

The Canadian lumber industry is coping with heavy US duties on softwood, and the renegotiation of the North American free-trade agreement has proven fruitless. University of Ottawa professor Patrick Leblond said in an interview with AFP that Trudeau'...

Trump Says June 12 Meeting With Kim Jong-un Is Back On

Kim was at the White House to deliver a letter from the North Korean leader concerning the proposed summit. "Now Trump is talking about two or three summits; it's entirely possible they're not going to get done in one". Oh, and the United States/...

India, China have displayed maturity in ensuring a peaceful border India, China have displayed maturity in ensuring a peaceful border

Trade is growing. And, we have displayed maturity and wisdom in managing issues and ensuring a peaceful border. "This is a world of inter-dependent fortunes and failures". "We will stick to the rule of law". For India, though Singapore means more. ...

Shocking! Cyclist Launches Road Rage Attack With 'Zombie Knife' in London, UK Shocking! Cyclist Launches Road Rage Attack With 'Zombie Knife' in London, UK

The cyclist ditches his bike and chases after the Volkswagen, which slams into another auto. With the weapon in hand, the man bangs on both the driver and passenger side window while kicking the back door and trying to enter the vehicle. The spokeswo...

Obama referred to Trump as 'cartoon' after election, according to adviser's book Obama referred to Trump as 'cartoon' after election, according to adviser's book

New York (TADIAS) - In the aftermath of the 2016 USA election President Barack Obama was said to have wondered aloud if he had come a bit too early for America. "Because when you distilled it, stripped out the racism and misogyny, we'd run against...

Visa Experiences 'Service Disruption' in Parts of Europe

Earlier on Friday, millions of Visa costumers were left unable to use their bank cards. AIB said it was aware of "intermittent issues" with AIB cards and was working to resolve the matter. Visa users took to social media to complain and banks tri...

Palestinian woman killed by Israeli fire on Gaza border: ministry

Eleven countries abstained while Bolivia, Kuwait and Russian Federation opposed it. Only the United States voted in favor of the second draft resolution, while there were three negative votes and 10 abstentions. In December, Haley vetoed a measur...

US Pacific Command is now US Indo-Pacific Command, gets new commander US Pacific Command is now US Indo-Pacific Command, gets new commander

Adm. Phil Davidson relieved Adm. Harry Harris as Commander, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM), in a ceremony on Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam Wednesday, May 30. "It's just a fact we had a lot of experience in the Second World War taking down s...

IISc in top 100 world university list again IISc in top 100 world university list again

The Times Higher Education published their World Reputation Rankings for 2018 on Wednesday, which ranked UCLA ninth in the world among 100 universities, an increase from 13th previous year. The US once again dominated the list with 44 institutio...

Saudi Cabinet approves law criminalising harassment Saudi Cabinet approves law criminalising harassment

Opening up job opportunities to women without university qualifications (very much welcomed by families on lower incomes) and identifying ways to provide good vocational training to the youth of the country (70% plus of the population is under the ag...

USA slaps tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico, Europe News & Top Stories

They report a really high surplus on trade with us. "Those days are over", Trump said late Thursday . Tariffs of 25% on steel imports and 10% on aluminium were due to be imposed on the EU, Canada and Mexico from midnight, Mr Ross said .

Palestinian female paramedic killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border violence Palestinian female paramedic killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border violence

The U.S.is one of five permanent members of the Security Council, allowing it to unilaterally veto any resolution. Earlier, US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley had said that the United States will "unquestionably veto" UN Security Counc...

Russia OKs Israeli strikes on Iranian targets deep inside Syria Russia OKs Israeli strikes on Iranian targets deep inside Syria

Israel agreed not to attack Syrian regime targets, the report said. The recapture of Dara'a would cut the much-reported collaboration between Israel and militants and deal a blow to Tel Aviv's plans to annex the Golan Heights. These agreements have...

Ivanka Trump Says, ‘Ignore the Trolls’ After Controversy Over Photo With Son Ivanka Trump Says, ‘Ignore the Trolls’ After Controversy Over Photo With Son

Based on US Citizenship and Immigration Services data, the credible fear passage rate was almost 80% in fiscal year 2017, which takes into account that these individuals are likely to be traumatized, unfamiliar with US law and have little English-lan...

Man Staging Knife Attack on Train in Germany Reportedly Eritrean Refugee Man Staging Knife Attack on Train in Germany Reportedly Eritrean Refugee

The officer fired her weapon according to a police statement. The station has since reopened, according to Flensburger Tageblatt. When two police officers arrived at the scene, the man stabbed a 22-year-old female officer, but he was fatally shot.

Say cheese! Photos show Lavrov & Kim Jong-un shaking hands in Pyongyang Say cheese! Photos show Lavrov & Kim Jong-un shaking hands in Pyongyang

Trump said that the meeting had initially begun as a letter presentation, but had developed into "a longer conversation". He said it "went very well". Diplomats in both countries have conducted an intense flurry of negotiations, culminating on Thu...

Jury awards $4 to family of Florida man shot by cop Jury awards $4 to family of Florida man shot by cop

Lucie County Sheriff's Office deputy fatally shot Gregory Hill through his closed garage door after responding to a loud music complaint. Newman and his partner, Deputy Edward Lopez, had reportedly knocked on Hill's garage door to investigate the n...

Deadbeat son called cops on dad before finally moving out Deadbeat son called cops on dad before finally moving out

CNY Central tracked down a Michael Rotondo from the Albany area who now lives in California, but is the same age as the one in Camillus (who goes by "Mike") and shows up in searches because they're both from Upstate New York. Officers arrived and ...

Italy's Giuseppe Conte to be sworn in as PM Italy's Giuseppe Conte to be sworn in as PM

A political government would avoid an early election that investors worry would be seen as a referendum on the euro. Migrant arrivals to Italy have actually plunged in the previous year under the center-left Democratic Party, which signed controv...

Visa suffers 'service disruption' in Europe

The outage has even affected customers trying to pay with other card companies, as Visa provides the payment infrastructure for many popular shops. European Visa debit card users voiced their frustration online. Visa debit cards are not working acr...

NKorea Gets New Sanctions Reprieve in Pre-Summit Perk NKorea Gets New Sanctions Reprieve in Pre-Summit Perk

Negotiations over logistics and other issues related to the possible summit meeting are expected to begin Tuesday. Ramped-up sanctions were set to be announced as soon as Tuesday, but they have been delayed indefinitely amid diplomatic progress thi...

Pompeo to Meet Kim Jong Un's Top Deputy on Summit Plans Pompeo to Meet Kim Jong Un's Top Deputy on Summit Plans

Determining what kind of deal Pyongyang would be willing to make is likely a subject of Pompeo's talks this week, and could be a determining factor in whether the summit goes forward. It was not clear if Trump meant he would need a second summi...

Trump wants a total ban on German luxury auto imports ars_ab.settitle(1316879)

VW's Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant makes Volkswagen's Passat model. The U.S. trade market has been rocky the past few months. BMW says the factory employs more than 10,000 people. Germany has touted investments made by its companies in the Un...

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