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Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says North Korea is intimidating the global community with its nuclear program, military ability and cyberattacks. Microsoft said the attack was a "wake-up call" and identified "nation-state action and organised criminal action" as "the two most serious forms of cybersecurity threats in the world today".



Jeff Sessions Demands Prosecutors Seek Most Severe Sentences For All Crimes

The change by Sessions doesn't come as a surprise as he came to office promising to be tough on crime. Both states saw a double digit percentage increase in the overdose death rate between 2014 and 2015. Prosecutors who wish to not pursue the most serious charges possible would have to get approval from a US attorney or assistant attorney general. The memo represents a shift from the Obama Justice Department's charging policy, which gave leniency to low-level drug offenders.



Next challenge for golf prodigy is Kim Jong

The previous youngest champion of The Players was Adam Scott, who was 23 when he won in 2005. Bogeys on the 12 and 18 holes were his unraveling. He is the second Korean, after Choi Kyoung-ju in 2011, to win what's widely regarded as the "fifth major".


RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna

RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna

If you try to suppress my voice I will only emerge even stronger as people understand everything. The protest started when a group of Chatra (student) RJD workers, holding an "Akrosh march" to protest against the IT department raids on 22 locations involving Lalu Prasad, reached near the BJP office.


Pollution from diesel cars is 50% higher than originally thought, study claims

Pollution from diesel cars is 50% higher than originally thought, study claims

On Monday, the Diesel Technology Forum responded to an article in Nature with a statement that supported "improved real-world testing" of diesel emissions. Southern California has made tremendous progress reducing smog since the 1970s, but the region still doesn't meet federal health standards. Last night Roy Harrison, a professor of environmental health at the University of Birmingham , said: "This is a rigorous study which highlights the serious consequences which have resulted ...


DCC forecasts another year of profit growth after profit beat

DCC forecasts another year of profit growth after profit beat

DCC committed £554m to acquisitions in the past financial year. In January, DCC bought 97% of France's Gaz Europeen. The comments came after the Dublin-based conglomerate reported its operating profit surged by 21 per cent a year ago to £345 million (€405.2 million) as its largest division, DCC Energy, benefited from European filling station and gas firm deals and sterling weakness following the Brexit referendum.