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VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

Kim Jong-un, the grandson of Kim Il-sung and the current leader seems to have been shaken a bit by President Trump's order of an air strike in Syria, and appears to be willing to adopt (or appear to) a strategy of attack, rather than a response to one.


Indian Politicians To Stand Trial Over 1992 Mosque Destruction

Indian Politicians To Stand Trial Over 1992 Mosque Destruction

The apex court has said that the trial would be held in Lucknow on a day-to-day basis and will be completed within two years' time. Reacting to the Supreme Court's order to restore trial of Advani, Joshi and others on charges of criminal conspiracy, Togadia demanded that the government contest the CBI's plea before a larger bench to deliver justice in the case.


We have made tremendous progress in our relationship with China

We have made tremendous progress in our relationship with China

As the two leaders wrapped up a Florida summit overshadowed by US missile strikes in Syria overnight, Xi joined Trump in papering over, at least in public, deep differences over issues ranging from trade to North Korea. The leaders of the world's two most powerful economies agreed to a 100-day plan to discuss trade talks directed at boosting USA exports and reducing Washington's trade deficit with China, according to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.


Aero Investigates Smoke-Filled Aircraft Incident

Aero Investigates Smoke-Filled Aircraft Incident

The airline however assured that it would get to the root of the matter. The management of Aero contractors has explained the incident that led to the smoke in the flight NG316 from Port Harcourt International airport to Lagos . Mr Sam Adurogboye, General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Wednesday. "Our team of investigators are now working to find out what caused the smoke because that is part of the ...


Iraqi soldiers killed in Mosul clashes

Iraqi soldiers killed in Mosul clashes

Iraqi police on Sunday accused Islamic State of using chemical weapons against their forces in Mosul , but said that had not stopped them making new ground towards the militants' last stronghold in the city. Federal Police forces moved 200 metres (yards) deeper into the Old City, getting closer to al-Nuri mosque, a statement said. "We will not leave any area under the control of the terrorist organisation", Brigadier General Yahya Rasool, the spokesman for Iraq's Joint Operations ...


Trump tells Kim Jong-Un: Behave

Trump tells Kim Jong-Un: Behave

White House officials said the economic meetings in Tokyo , with Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso and other officials, are meant to forge a framework for future discussions after the US withdrew from a Pacific Rim trade pact. After meetings with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other leaders, Pence told reporters that President Donald Trump was confident that economic and diplomatic pressure has a chance of compelling North Korea to cooperate.