World


China an economic giant, can't ignore OBOR: Nepal

New Delhi is not likely to send anyone for the event, a source had told IANS earlier. It was a tough call for India to take as China in the last few days has managed to rope in a number of western countries, including the U.S. Total trade between Malaysia and China grew by 20.3 per cent to US$29.33 billion (RM126 billion) with imports worth US$12.9 billion (RM55.47 billion) and exports worth US$16.43 billion (RM70.64 billion).


North Korea signals openness to talks

North Korea signals openness to talks

The military said the missile was sacked from a region named Kusong located northwest of Pyongyang, where the North previously test-launched an intermediate-range missile it is believed to be developing, the last time in February. He said after he was sworn on Wednesday that he would be willing to go to North Korea "in the right circumstances". The BBC's Korea correspondent Stephen Evans says North Korea would probably have to agree to at least discuss relinquishing or limiting its nuclear ...


Senator Graham seeks inquiry into Trump business deals

Senator Graham seeks inquiry into Trump business deals

Graham told CNN on Tuesday he wanted to explore possible ties between Trump's businesses and Russian Federation. During his testimony, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper gently chastised Republican senators for their misguided focus on leaks, saying, "The transcendent issue here is the Russian interference in our election process, and what that means to the erosion of the fundamental fabric of our democracy".


SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches ballistic missile

SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches ballistic missile

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said that the missile presumably flew for 30 minutes not reaching the Japanese exclusive economic zone. North Korea test-fired a missile from the same city in February with the missile flying more than 500 kilometres. North Korea has conducted five nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations and USA sanctions and is also developing long-range missiles to deliver atomic weapons.


'This is how an EVM can be tampered with'

'This is how an EVM can be tampered with'

The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday rejected Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) claims that electronic voting machines (EVMs) can be tampered with and said that the machine used for demonstration in the Delhi Assembly was only a "prototype" of an EVM.