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Dennis Rodman Says We're All Misunderstanding Kim Jong

Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) denied that North Korea cruelly treated or tortured Otto Warmbier and accused the United States and South Korea of a smear campaign . Medical tests performed once Warmbier was back in OH revealed that he had suffered severe neurological damage, possibly due to a heart attack - which would be consistent with the newer North Korean statement.


North Korea has tested a heavy duty engine for ballistic missiles

North Korea has tested a heavy duty engine for ballistic missiles

This performance was the first time a North Korean ITF taekwondo delegation performed on South Korean soil. The success of this test launch signifies that we have acquired the greatest possible capability according to new South Korean and American missile guidelines.



Funeral Held For Former North Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier

His parents released a statement that said his death was the inevitable result of "the bad torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans". It rebuffed "groundless public opinion now circulating in the USA that he died of torture and beating during his reform through labor". Warmbier died Monday after his June 13 return to his home state of OH, where doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center treated him.


Terrorism threat: Indonesia wants meeting with Malaysia, Philippines

Terrorism threat: Indonesia wants meeting with Malaysia, Philippines

China supports the Philippine government's "anti-terrorism" operations against Islamist militants, the Chinese foreign ministry said yesterday after USA special forces provided support to Filipino troops, reported AFP . Islamist militants holding parts of a Philippine city are killing civilians who try to flee while using others as orderlies and cooks, authorities said Tuesday after the gunmen boasted of executions.


Police rescue 150 people stranded after cable car accident

Police rescue 150 people stranded after cable car accident

Addressing the media, senior superintendent of police Baramulla, Imtiyaz Hussain said that 150 stranded people were rescued by a joint effort from locals, officials, army and police. "Although we believe that it is a natural calamity, we will order a formal inquiry into the circumstances that led to it", said J&K government spokesman and PWD Minister Naeem Akhtar.



GST could be studied in US B-schools: Modi

In his monthly " Mann Ki Baat " programme broadcast on Sunday, Modi shared a letter by Arulmozhi Sarvanan, a housewife in Madurai, who availed a loan through Mudra scheme, connected with Government E-Marketplace -GEM and supplied two thermoses to the PMO for Rs 1,600.