Archive | Esteri

North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in holiday parade

While not publicly defining its plans, the White House has said all options are on the table to prevent North Korea from acquiring the ability t...

Read more

Rex Tillerson: 'Low level of trust between our countries'

Mr Putin said he believed the United States would launch more missile strikes, and rebels were planning to stage chemical attacks to provoke m...

Read more
grace

Violent brawl erupts at anti-Trump rally in far-left Berkeley

The Saturday clashes marked the third time in recent months that Trump supporters and opponents engaged in violent confrontations in Berkeley ...

Read more

Korea, but Pyongyang barely notices

North Korea launched a ballistic missile on Sunday but it blew up nearly immediately, the U.S. Pacific Command said. One former high-ranking...

Read more

The North Korea problem

The US vice president flew by helicopter into Camp Bonifas, a US-led United Nations command post just a few hundred metres (yards) south of the ...

Read more
grace

Luke Donald salvages round of 67, shares lead with Graham DeLaet

Russell Henley continued his recent run of top-flight golf with a 66 to join a group that included former US Open victor Webb Simpson and Ian Po...

Read more

US VP Pence arrives near demilitarised zone dividing Koreas

Mr. Pence arrived on a Black Hawk helicopter at Camp Bonifas, South Korea, the gateway to the DMZ, where he greeted USA troops. South Korea s...

Read more

Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

The North test-fired a missile from its east coast Sunday, a day after a massive military parade in Pyongyang, but it apparently failed, South K...

Read more

North Korea fails to launch missile

The country's hereditary leader Kim Jong-un, wearing a black suit and white shirt and a tie, welcomed his country's bravest as he addressed thou...

Read more

Trump Supporters, Counter-Protesters Clash in Berkeley, California

Police were forced to use an explosive device to restore order after 1,000 people from competing rallies gathered in the park in Berkeley. "Th...

Read more

North Korea threatened the US with 'nuclear war'

However, John Bolton, America's former ambassador to the United Nations, said piling on pressure wouldn't work and that the U.S. needed China's ...

Read more

I want to be at Real Madrid next season

Isco's outstanding performance saved coach Zinedine Zidane from paying a heavy price for resting nearly all his first-choice players, includi...

Read more

'Fate of the Furious' Breaks Hearts, Box Office Records

He has collected Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham and even Snake Plissken himself ( Kurt Russell ) along the way, and in " Fate ", he taps no les...

Read more
grace

Cassidy, Kennedy cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Lawmakers confirmed him in a 54-45 vote in a simple up-or-down simple majority vote. Democrats in states President Donald J. Trump won big beg...

Read more

Pence says 'all options on the table' in tackling N. Korea

Last August a submarine-launched ballistic missile tested from Sinpo flew 500 kilometres (300 miles) towards Japan. The high-profile failure c...

Read more

UN Security Council votes to end peacekeeping mission in Haiti

Haley said the United States and the global community are committed to Haiti's "democratic development, independence and economic growth". F...

Read more
grace

Senate approves Trump nominee to Supreme Court in 54-45 vote

Still, Democrats were aghast. Mr. Grassley told reporters he thinks the next Supreme Court confirmation will be just as partisan if another ...

Read more
grace

Senate confirms Gorsuch for US Supreme Court

Democrats successfully filibustered the nomination on Thursday but Republicans decide to invoke the "nuclear option", rewriting the rules so the...

Read more
grace

Stockholm attack: Man held on suspicion of terrorist crimes through murder

Anders Thornberg, head of the Swedish Security Service, said "the suspect didn't appear in our recent files but he earlier has been in our fil...

Read more

Weather: Cyclone Cook hits New Zealand

The storm is then expected to move to the South Island early on Friday. New Zealand authorities have ordered mandatory evacuations and floods ...

Read more
grace

Jacob Zuma South African president brands anti-govt protests 'racist'

It will be recalled the South African President received what was, at best a lukewarm public reception when he appeared at the funeral ceremony ...

Read more
grace

South Korea: North Korea Tests Missile But Fails

This year's joint war games between the USA and South Korean militaries are the biggest so far. Pence is due in Seoul at the start of a 10-day...

Read more

South Korea starts prosecution against Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong

In their guidance , Samsung also say they expect consolidated sales for Q1 2017 to reach approximately 50 trillion Korean won ($44.19 billion)....

Read more

Pence at Korean DMZ after North's missile

Pence arrived in South Korea on Sunday to begin a 10-day trip to Asia that comes amid turmoil on the Korean Peninsula over North Korea's threats...

Read more

Security stepped up at churches in Egypt as Easter approaches

However, Egypt has also announced a three month-long emergency, which accords draconian powers, from sweeping arrests to scouring the media fo...

Read more
grace

Palestinians in Israeli jails hold mass hunger strike

Since 2012, the prisoners, especially the administrative detainees, have carried out dozens of individual hunger strikes and they are still ongo...

Read more
grace

Neil Gorsuch confirmed by Senate as Supreme Court justice

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy today exulted Senate Republicans' victory in the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's pick to be...

Read more
grace

Man City owners buy Uruguayan club, expand global network

Having already set up partnerships clubs in New York, Australia and Japan, the City Football Group have been searching for the next partnershi...

Read more
grace

Bypolls in Karnataka: BJP candidate Srinivas Prasad was not allowed to vote

The high-octane by-elections of Nanjangud and Gundlupet, which passed off peacefully on Sunday, saw a heavy voter turnout of over 75 per cent in...

Read more
grace

Iran President Hassan Rouhani to seek second term

While many delegations have come since the lifting of sanctions, "people are not seeing a huge elevation for Iran in terms of the economy or its...

Read more
grace

No change in India's position on Tibet being part of China: MEA

Furious over India allowing the Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh despite opposition, Beijing on Wednesday warned that this action will have...

Read more
grace

G-7 ministers consider sanctions on Russians

Tillerson is due to travel to Moscow after the two-day G-7 meeting, and the group hopes to send a unified message that Russian Federation must e...

Read more
grace

President Duterte tops Time's "most influential" reader poll 2017

Duterte, who has made lewd remarks against the United States, its former president Barack Obama and several others, received 5 per cent of the ...

Read more
grace

Telangana Assembly passes Bill to hike reservation for Muslims, STs

Reportedly, BJP has vehemently opposed the bill, however, the entire opposition firmly supported the Backward Class, Scheduled Castes and Sche...

Read more
grace

Turkey's Erdogan claims referendum win; critics call fraud

Such a move would spell the end of Turkey's accession talks with the European Union. Germany's foreign minister said on Sunday it was good tha...

Read more