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US, South Korean Presidents Agree to Revise Treaty on Ballistic Missiles

State-controlled media say it was a hydrogen bomb. China's quake agency said it had detected a 6.3 magnitude natural disaster in Kilju, Hamgyong Province that...


North Korea confirms 'perfect' sixth nuclear test

The two leaders pledged to continue applying strong diplomatic and economic pressure on the regime and take necessary preparations to deter and defend against N...


North Korea confirms 'perfect' sixth nuclear test

The two leaders pledged to continue applying strong diplomatic and economic pressure on the regime and take necessary preparations to deter and defend against N...


South Korea to 'strengthen missiles capabilities'

The bomb was created to be mounted on its newly developed intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the North said. Decision announced after phone call betwe...


Irma's strength fluctuates through night, back to Category 3

It will be approaching the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Maximum sustained winds had increased to near 115 miles per hour (185 km/h) with higher gusts, making I...


It's too soon to determine Hurricane Irma's impact on the United States

Kitts and Nevis. Hurricane Irma regained its status as a major Category 3 storm early Sunday but its impact on the Eastern United States remains uncertain. 2....


Cross-party alliances will soften Brexit, says Blackford

WITH ONLY a handful of days remaining until parliamentary recess ends and a new term begins for the Scottish parliament, Jeremy Corbyn has been attempting to ...


China condemns North Korea for conducting sixth Nuclear Test

The violation of Japanese airspace sparked angry reactions from Japan and the U.S., as well as calls for restraint by other countries, including Russian Federat...


Corker Applauds Trump Administration Action Against Russia

The US further announced the shutting down of the Russian consulate in Washington and offices in San Francisco and NY. One reason relations only may hav...


Trump mulls pulling out of free trade deal with South Korea

McMaster and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. While other major trading partners of the United States, including China and Japan, have seen an increase, Korea's ...


Merkel, rival Schulz spar over Turkey in TV election debate

Merkel, ruling out a rise in the retirement age to 70 as some in her party have suggested, said she would not join forces with the Linke or the hard-right Alter...


North Korea warns Japan of 'imminent self-destruction'

The launches occur on the fourth anniversary of the sinking of a South Korean warship by the North. Tensions between the USA and North Korea have been heighte...


Nine new faces in Modi's team have diverse backgrounds, vast experience

A dozen new ministers are expected to join the government while a number of old hands - about seven ministers have already put in their papers. Among the ni...


North Korea conducts its sixth nuclear test in latest provocation

The South's military soon confirmed that it had. The Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) initially put the scale of the natural disaster at magnitude 5....


GJM to demand separate Gorkhaland in meeting with Mamata government

Matters had taken a turn for the worse after the meeting with differences between party president Bimal Gurung and Benoy Tamang, GJM leader who attended the m...


Local Red Cross volunteers Texas bound

Mario Bruno, the CEO of the CT and Rhode Island Red Cross said roughly 60 CT volunteers have been deployed for relief efforts and many more are expected to be...


3,4,5,6 of Cabinet reshuffle: How Narendra Modi built his new team

There is a buzz that Modi might relieve health minister JP Nadda from his cabinet role and ask him to focus on the upcoming Himachal Pradesh elections-where he ...


Congress handed $5.95 bn bill for Harvey response, recovery

The hurricane delayed the first day of school this week. "That's because there has been a controlled release of water from reservoirs". But it's possible th...


Japan debates pre-emptive strike ability as N. Korea fears grow

I doubt Trump taking diplomacy with NK (North Korea) off table was coordinated with Asian allies or will go down well there. It also objected to the translate...


Construction Workers Unearth Rare Dinosaur Skull

Unbeknownst to the residents of Thornton, a roughly 66-million-year-old triceratops was one of their neighbors. The dinosaur's horns and its shoulder bones ha...