World


Beyonce, Jay Z welcomed twins last Monday, babies still in the hospital

She is the mother, after all. But with no official word from Beyoncé or husband Jay-Z, there is still some doubt whether or not the twins have even been born. The iconic image showed a kneeling Yonce, wearing shorts and a green veil and surrounded by flowers, cradling her stomach. On doctor's orders, Beyoncé was forced to pull out of her Coachella headlining set and reschedule for 2018.



US coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea

Justin Weber told The Associated Press that a news conference is expected later to provide more information. They believe their son's critical condition and death were caused by what they called "the bad, torturous treatment he'd received" under the North Korean regime, after it sentenced him to 15 years of hard labor for allegedly stealing a political poster from a hotel while on holiday.



5 things to watch in Georgia's high-stakes House special election

With Democrats potentially striking the first blow against Trump in 2017, the race has drawn substantial attention on the national stage - and vast contributions from across the country to both candidates. Ossoff, 30, is a first-time office seeker who was raised in the district just north of Georgia's largest city, but has faced criticism for now living outside the area he hopes to represent - a situation he claims is temporary.


NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind resigns as Bihar governor

NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind resigns as Bihar governor

Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray said he is not willing to support Kovind if making a Dalit the President is being done with the objective of "gaining a vote bank". "Kovind has discharged his duties as Bihar Governor in an unbiased manner". However a decision in this regard will be taken only on June 22 when the 18-party opposition front led by the Congress will hold a meeting to discuss the latest development.



North Korea used drugs to torture and kill Otto Warmbier: Col. Shaffer

He died Monday at 2:20 pm (1820 GMT), surrounded by relatives in his home town of Cincinnati , Ohio. Yun learned about Warmbier's condition in a meeting a week before the release the North Korean ambassador at the U.N.in NY. The North Korean government would not let Swedish diplomats acting on behalf of America, which does not have diplomatic relations with North Korea, visit Mr Warmbier after his trial.



Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

Son Geum-ju, the spokesman for the center-left opposition People's Party, said Tuesday Moon needs to "pay close attention in order to maintain a solid U.S". In an excellent July/August 2017 cover story in The Atlantic, the journalist Mark Bowden outlines the four major options for handling North Korea.