North Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said late last month it rejects the latest sanctions , saying they are denying its sovereignty and right to survival. The United States on Friday blacklisted seven people and 16 North Korean companies for... More..
Three center-left politicians who are in regular contact with Renzi told Reuters that he would honor his word and immediately resign if he is beaten, anxious that failure to do so would do irreparable damage ...More..
That stands in contrast with the sense of collective guilt every German has grown up with since World War Two. Sports betting site Interwetten gives the odds of victory to Norbert Hofer with a 1.5 payout on a...More..
The chance of precipitation is 70 percent, and new snow accumulation of around an inch possible. The NWS issued the lake effect snow warning and hazardous weather outlook for Saturday until Thursday . Mete...More..
To many Pakistanis, Trump's anti-Muslim rhetoric ─ he once proposed banning Muslims entering the United States ─ and business ties to India are signs that his administration could shift further toward New Delhi...More..
MOSCOW | An Olympic ice-dancing gold medalist and her dancing partner have caused controversy by dressing up in concentration camp uniforms for a routine on a popular television show. "I didn't see any imprope...More..
North Korea took center stage in the USA presidential elections after its latest nuclear test at the height of campaign season in September. "But this resolution imposes unprecedented costs on the DPRK regime f...More..
A few trains were running behind schedule due to the fog. Bhubaneswar New Delhi Rajdhani Express (22811) will leave at 21:00 hours instead of 11:40 am tomorrow. Several trains have been rescheduled in view of...More..
State-sanctioned militias are holding territory to the west of Mosul , but are not expected to enter the mostly Sunni city. For the last 45 days, the Iraqi army - backed by US -led coalition warplanes and lo...More..
Should the dispute finally be put to an end, Russian Federation and Japan could formally sign a peace agreement - 71 years after the end of the World War II. Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, meets with J...More..
Recounts were not expected to flip almost enough votes to change the outcome in any of the states. The case is assigned to U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith. "Despite being a blip on the electoral radar, ...More..
Oakland fire chief Teresa Deloche-Reed said at least another 25 people were unaccounted for as of Saturday morning and authorities were working to verify who was in the cluttered warehouse when the fire broke ...More..
The epicentre was at latitude 27.79 degree North and longitude 86.5 degree East, about 120 kilometres east of the capital, Kathmandu, NSC said. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damages, offici...More..
But it was Pakistan which not acted upon the first two parts of UNO resolution so that Plebiscite could have taken place, he added. Former chief minister of Jammu & Kashmir Farooq Abdullah while delivering ...More..
Afghanistan is the permanent chair for the Heart of Asia Process, while the conference host country holds the co-chair position. The meeting will also cover all the necessary technical aspects of the declarat...More..
UPDF soldiers battled members of Omusinga's royal guards at the palace before carrying out the arrest . Kaweesi said the attackers - not all of whom were royal guards - had guns, spears and improvised explos...More..
The Lib Dems say a shock result would force the government to think again about pursuing a so-called "hard Brexit" divorce from the European Union. But in the well-heeled borough of Richmond in southwest Lond...More..
Since the government scrapped the Zimbabwean dollar, a range of currencies are now officially accepted in the country, the most prominent of which is the US dollar. Many Zimbabweans have shared this feeling in ...More..
The story was based on the song, and the song was based on Parton's family and their two-room cabin in the 1950s. In an all-new holiday sequel, the Partons , a family of humble means living in the mountain...More..
They await the winners of the second semi-final between Nigeria and South Africa for the championship game. The Super Falcons nearly conceded a freakish own goal in the 83rd minute, but goalkeeper Alaba J...More..
The SPLC also received 2,500 reports of specific incidents of bigotry and harassment on campus that were directly related to the election. The Southern Poverty Law Center says it gathered the data from medi...More..
Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım also urged European leaders on November 26 to "decide on whom to cooperate with", demanding them to make a choice between his country and "terrorist groups". Should a shift in fav...More..
While high casualty tolls were expected for what has been Iraq's toughest battle against the Islamic State group to date, few figures had been released. Latest figures released by the United Nation show that ...More..
Mr. Becerra, 58, has been in Congress since 1993 and has risen to positions of comparative power, serving on the Ways and Means Committee, which controls the governments purse strings, and as chairman of the Ho...More..
Volodymyr Kryzhanovsky, a Ukrainian military official, said the exercises, which are taking place in Ukraine's southern Kherson region bordering Crimea, were being carried out in accordance with global law. Ukr...More..
Collaboration between Russian Federation and the U.S. in the field of solving regional and global problems serves the interests of the whole world. "And of course I consider that an aggressive reaction to this ...More..
Trump , of course, is pointing only to "fraud" that benefited Clinton; Virginia, New Hampshire and California are all states she won, and the baseless idea that illegal immigrants voted by the millions is suppo...More..
Ahrar al-Sham, which enjoys Turkish backing, is one of the leading rebel factions in northern Syria. "They are not safer from airstrikes, but are at least seeking refuge from the government gangs", said Abdulka...More..
The president, who took power in May after Dilma Rousseff was removed from office, has been struggling to push through an ambitious reform agenda aimed and pulling Latin America's largest economy out of its wor...More..
Following the announcement, the members cheered and clapped indicating approval of Abbas's nomination as chairman. "If some people choose not purchase tickets, we can not wait", Husam Zomlot, a top Fatah lead...More..
In the ensuing ceasefire violations by Pakistan post the surgical strikes, the DG BSF informed that they had killed more than 15 Pakistani rangers and eliminated the threat of 10 militants or more. The tunnel w...More..
UKIP's sole MP in Westminster said a new leader provides a chance for the party to reframe its image away from being a "one man band". Mr Nuttall's 9,622 votes gave him a commanding margin of victory over Ms ...More..
About one in 10 people has asthma in Australia, with about 80% of those sufferers experiencing allergies, particularly to rye pollen. Three others are in critical condition while another 12 patients remain in h...More..
The preparations and eventual ceremony complete with 21-gun salute were done in secrecy, reminding us of the many anomalous deals that have buried the country in billions of pesos in unpaid loans as well as the...More..
Dolly said she was "heartbroken" by the fire, which seems to have spared her domain for now - although it did reportedly reach "right on the doorstep". Dollywood will resume normal operation at 2 p.m. Friday,...More..
Citing an unnamed military source, SANA did not specify what the missiles struck , but Damascus residents reported on social media hearing loud blasts around 2am. Israel has been largely unaffected by the Sy...More..
If you were ever to tackle watching all eight Harry Potter films in one go, it would put you back a cool 19 hours and 39 minutes without any bathroom or food breaks. You do miss out on a good deal of the ...More..
You can find more information about the simulation methods at The Power Rank . Would the committee, though, put three Big Ten teams in there with Alabama? Western Michigan University has jumped from No. MI d...More..
American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten said that Betsy DeVos "uses her money to game the system and push a special-interest agenda". On Wednesday, Trump announced his selection of B...More..
The fourth person is being treated for facial burns in Knoxville. But Martin said the rains will certainly help the overall situation. "It was like we were in hell", said Linda Monholland, who was working at ...More..
Animals are safe Our team of Marine Biologists and Life Support Experts inside the Aquarium are happy to report the animals are safe. According to its website, the 85,000-square-foot Aquarium of the Smokies ...More..
The man, a bank clerk and a father, was hired by the federal constitution as a lateral entry employee in April 2016 in order to observe the Islamic scene in Germany. The suspect was thought to have pledged alle...More..
The issue is to provide lands to their real owners. His comments came as Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is due to meet Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu for talks in the Turkish resort of Alanya on...More..
But his victory was by two-tenths of a percentage point - fewer than 11,000 votes out of almost 4.8 million votes cast. As it now stands, Donald Trump has 306 electoral votes and Hillary Clinton has 232. And ...More..
Kahl, appointed to the role in July, described targeted interference campaigns directed from outside the country that "put pressure on open discourse and on democracy", which he called "unacceptable". Some crit...More..
The political left in North America long has romanticized Castro and his 57-year reign of terror in Cuba, and no amount of factual recounting of his many depredations has converted the left's mindless adoration...More..
Shortly after the results showed a positive trend for the BJP late on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent congratulatory message to both Fadnavis and Danve for the good performance. "This move is also lik...More..
The World Health Organization says there are no more functioning hospitals in east Aleppo, although it was impossible to confirm that independently. It added that residents of eastern districts had suffered f...More..
Protesters occupy a street during a rally in downtown Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. The mood among those gathered was festive, with speeches, songs and chants by participants calling for ...More..
New Zealand is already leading the two-match series 1-0 as it won the first Test against Pakistan at Hagley Oval in Christchurch by 8 wickets. Southee blasted through the top of the Pakistani batting order...More..