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Threats endangering South Asia's peace on rise: Sushma Swaraj

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Pakistan was open to resuming a comprehensive dialogue with India but it should include Kashmir, Lodhi said as she waved a picture of a woman whose face was scarred, with what looked like pellet-gun wounds. According to officials, Swaraj and Tillerson who met on the sidelines of UN General Assembly session, also discussed strengthening of the US-India political and economic partnership. Read More »

Iranian state media: Test of ballistic missile successful

President Hassan Rouhani made the statement in a speech during a military parade in Tehran on Friday, marking the first day of the Sacred Defense Week, President.ir reported. But after the presidential election, especially since July he has changed his tone, vicing support for the missile program. "That is a concern for the whole region". Read More »

'Not much' of a nuclear deal after Iran tests missile

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Sitting in the audience, as Trump uttered this insult, were leaders of the other nations who, along with the United States, negotiated the Iran deal. Rouhani's predecessors and Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, have said they regard the entirety of Israel as illegitimate. The lawmakers say they've received no such notifications so far. Read More »

India superpower, Pakistan a terror factory: Read Sushma Swaraj's speech

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Lodhi took particular objection to Swaraj's observation about Pakistan's founder, Mohammed Ali Jinnah, who, Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi had said, bequeathed a foreign policy based on peace and friendship. But what has Pakistan offered to the world and indeed to its own people?' she asked. "Much of what is in the air in India now is pure terror, in Kashmir, in other places", Lodhi quoted Roy. Read More »

Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site

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He spoke just days after Trump, in a speech before the United Nations General Assembly, derisively called Kim " Rocket Man " and said it might be necessary to "completely destroy" North Korea . Asked Thursday about new punishment for the North, Trump said: "We will be putting more sanctions on North Korea ". He added: "Of course, it's going to take months for the impact of these sanctions to be felt, but certainly banning imports of North Korea textiles will hurt the regime because ... Read More »

North Korea could test hydrogen bomb in Pacific, top diplomat says

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Trump's broadside follows a rare statement issued by Kim, branding the US president as "deranged" and warning he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks. pay dearly for his speech". "As such, we refuse to handle any individual loans connected to North Korea ". According to an analysis by the Defense Intelligence Agency , the North has already successfully miniaturized a nuclear weapon, making it possible for it to be mounted in a warhead on a missile. Read More »

The Douglas James Suttles Buys 1000 Shares of Encana Corp (ECA) Stock

Encana Corporation ( ECA ) opened at 11.25 on Friday. HealthSouth Corporation is a well-known provider of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility and home post-acute services in 35 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. Read More »

Sanjay Dutt starrer 'Bhoomi' movie review!

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Bhoomi is directed by Omung Kumar and produced by Bhushan Kumar, Omung Kumar and Sandeep Singh. Just like the earlier Bollywood films in the same genre this year, " Bhoomi " functions on the premise that rape victims are "tainted" forever and killing the perpetrators of the crime is the only way to find closure. Read More »

Iran's Rouhani Hits back at Trump in UNGA Speech

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But U.S. participation could end, and the possible demise of the Iranian nuclear deal is one of the most underappreciated geopolitical risks in the oil market, says Helima Croft, RBC Capital Markets commodity strategist. But Rice was having none of Trump's criticism of the Iran Deal as being a "one-sided deal" and "an embarrassment" to the United States. "All these people placed emphasis on the need to honor the JCPOA and the agreement's being non-renegotiable", he said. Read More »

Saints CBs Lattimore, Moore to miss Panthers clash

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The New Orleans Saints march into Bank of America Stadium to battle the Panthers in a week 3 showdown. The Panthers won four of the first five games between the two teams, with a team built out of plenty of Saints players. Defensively, Carolina forced a fumble and combined for 3 sacks, all white stifling Buffalo's offense, holding the Bills to just 176 yards of total offense and controlling the ball for nearly two-thirds of the game , with the Panthers holding the pigskin for just ... Read More »

Kashmir: Militant killed in Uri as encounter is under way

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As per initial reports, at least 3-4 militants were believed to be stuck in the region. "As the cordon was tightened, the militants opened fire at the security forces triggering the gunfight", a police official said. Earlier on September 10, security forces said two militants were killed and one had surrendered during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. Read More »

One-Limbed Singaporean Wins Gold in Table Tennis at Asean Para Games

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Earlier, Darwin Salvacion fell to Thai Wittaya Wichaiwattana, 5-11, 8-11, 5-11, and went home with a bronze. Medina's triumph gave the Philippines a total of 20 gold medals in the tournament hosted by Malaysia for the third time. Cielo Honasan, on the other hand, were the most bemedalled athletes with three golds each. Indonesia, which finished second with 81 golds in the 2015 edition in Singapore, performed laudably throughout the biennial event and even surpassed its initial 107-gold ... Read More »

Se atenderán daños en tres etapas: EPN

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Subrayo la tarea de rescate en edificaciones se mantiene, no se suspende para buscar a personas con vida debajo de los escombros . La Comisión Federal de Electricidad ha restituido el servicio eléctrico a 95 por ciento de los casi cinco millones de usuarios afectados. Read More »

China to ban some petroleum exports to North Korea

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China is to limit the export of refined oil products and totally ban exports of liquefied natural gas and gas condensate to North Korea, as well as textile imports from that country, the Ministry of Commerce has announced. North Korean textile exports in 2016 totaled $750 million, according to South Korea's Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency. The US and North Korean leaders Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have been embroiled in a war of words, exchanging threats and insults. Read More »

Trump's risky confusion on the Iran deal

US President Donald Trump's attempts to undermine the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the six world powers would further isolate Washington on the world stage, says an analyst in Chicago. "The Iran deal and United States law are two separate things", Haley added. None of this bodes well should the US try to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear arsenal, said John Hughes, a former State Department deputy director of economic sanctions. Read More »

US, Russia Hold Secret Talks

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According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , the army also seized part of a highway from Deir al-Zor to the city of al-Mayadeen-a move that could block possible IS reinforcements coming from al-Mayadeen. Dillon, addressing a Pentagon briefing, disclosed few details, including who participated in the meeting or its precise location. Russia's Defense Ministry said on Tuesday that the waters of Euphrates rose as soon as the Syrian army began crossing the river. Read More »

Mann Ki Baat made government realise people's sensitivities: Modi

In the 36th edition of the programme, Narendra Modi invoked Mahatma Gandhi and Deendayal Upadhyaya and said that they lived for the nation and wanted to do something for India . Reiterating that cleanliness needs to be made a mission, he lauded the move by Srinagar to have made Bilal Dar a brand ambassador for the city. Lt Swati Mahadik and Lt Nidhi Dubey have been commissioned in the Indian Army after their husbands were martyred in the forces. Read More »

ITLOS rules on 4-year-old maritime dispute between Ghana, Ivory Coast

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The ruling, while expected since Ghana's claim was based on the customary equidistant line, comes as a huge relief for Ghana which is counting on oil revenues to boost its economic growth back to the levels hit before a 2014 fiscal crisis. "The Special Chamber unanimously finds that Ghana did not violate the sovereign rights of Côte d'Ivoire", said a statement from the Hamburg-based tribunal sent to reporters. Read More »

BHU molestation case: Students lathicharged for protesting against victim shaming

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There were no direct talks with the Vice-Chancellor, though representatives were sent to reason out with the girls. Sources shared a video with The Hindu , claiming that it had been shot by students. The BHU administration has announced vacation until October 2. The victim also joined the demonstration and shaved off her hair in protest. At a time when the government is raising awareness with its "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" campaign, the girls of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Lok Sabha ... Read More »

North Korea Threatens to Test Hydrogen Bomb Over Pacific

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We're going to do it". Although the USA already penalises foreign firms having ties with North Korea's military programs, the wider ambit of the latest sanction would be applicable to all businesses. North Korea has claimed it is capable of miniaturizing a nuclear weapon and installing the bomb on midrange and intercontinental ballistic missiles. Read More »

Fresh nuclear test suspected for North Korea's natural disaster

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives for the official opening of the Ryomyong residential area, Thursday, April 13, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea . "Two #Seismic Events! 0829UTC & much smaller @ 0443UTC unlikely Man-made!" The UN representatives of France, the United Kingdom and the U.S. said that their nations would never "sign, ratify or ever become party to" the treaty. Read More »

Kim says Trump 'deranged' as Pyongyang hints at Pacific H-bomb

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It is unusual for the North Korean leader to issue such a statement in his own name. But we are not in this alone. South Korea said Kim's rebuke against Trump marked the first time a North Korean leader had directly issued a statement to the worldwide community under his name. Read More »

Korea presumed to be natural: S. Korean agency

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Mr. Trump branded Mr. Kim " Rocket Man " and threatened to "totally destroy North Korea" in his United Nations speech. Russian Federation and China are pushing a joint proposal to kick-start talks with North Korea by freezing Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests in exchange for a suspension of US-South Korean military drills. Read More »

All Big 4 Banks Scrap ATM Charges

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The Commonwealth Bank is axing its ATM fees, triggering what could be a $500m per year win for consumers. Australia's fifth largest bank, Macquarie, said it did not charge ATM fees and would refund the $2 fee if their customer was slugged by another bank. Read More »

Mexico struck by new natural disaster

Reports claimed the September 23 quake of 6.1 magnitude is one of the 4,287 aftershocks of the magnitude 8.2 natural disaster on September 7, the most powerful since 1932, and whose epicentre was off the coast of the southern state of Chiapas. Read More »

USA and Iran meet as Trump threat looms over nuke deal

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To defenders of socialism, he said, "The problem in Venezuela is not that socialism has been poorly implemented, but that socialism has been faithfully implemented". The report says, that Trump's goal during that period is to try to get America's allies on board to push for renegotiating some provisions of the 2015 deal. Read More »

Iran Unveils New Ballistic Missile

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Speaking at the UN General Assembly of world leaders, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani responded forcefully to Trump's pugnacious speech on Tuesday by saying Iran would not be pushed around by a relative newcomer to the world stage. The Trump administration re-certified the Iran deal in July , but officials at the time emphasized that Iran is "in default of the spirit" of the agreement. Read More »

Dotard? The Meaning of Kim Jong Un's Diss

Moscow, Sep 22 Russian Federation is "deeply concerned" by the escalation of tensions over North Korea, the Kremlin said today, after US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un exchanged stinging barbs. The North's incessant glorification of Kim is abetted in large part by its success in portraying a leader willing and able to defy, with threats and proud disdain, a purported US-led campaign to crush North Korea with the toughest imaginable sanctions . Read More »

Mattis: North Korea Sanctions Are Working

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With two North Korean missiles recently launched over northern Japan, one senior defense official says that consideration remains very real. Seoul is within artillery range of North Korea, which is also believed to have a sizable chemical and biological arsenal beyond nuclear and conventional weapons. Read More »