• North Korea delays plan to fire missiles toward Guam
North Korea delays plan to fire missiles toward Guam

At the top of his choices would be whether to deploy the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence system (THAAD). Speaking to reporters, Mattis added that the USA military would "take out" any North Korean missile it detects is heading for American soil, including Guam, a US territory .

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  • Trump says CEOs who quit his council are 'grandstanders'
Trump says CEOs who quit his council are 'grandstanders'

Then, on Monday afternoon, Trump specifically called out the KKK and neo-Nazis. In the statement, Kenneth C. Frazier, one of the few African American CEOs in the Fortune 500, said "I feel a responsibility to take a stand against intolerance and extremism" and touted the power of diversity.

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  • German Chancellor Condemns Violence in US City of Charlottesville
German Chancellor Condemns Violence in US City of Charlottesville

Asked about possible links between German neo-Nazi groups and the Charlottesville marchers, Seibert said he was unaware of any connection and expressed confidence that United States authorities would conduct a thorough investigation. "Such images and chants are disgusting wherever they may be and they are diametrically opposed to the politica...

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  • India celebrates 71st I-Day peacefully
India celebrates 71st I-Day peacefully

Modi spoke about the general well-being of India and said that everyone must work together towards bringing a positive change. "The poison of casteism and communalism can never benefit the country. He defended his government's campaign against " black money ", including the sudden removal last November of all 500- and 1,000-rupee notes from cir...

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  • Top US General: US-Korea Working Through 'Technical Issues' on THAAD
Top US General: US-Korea Working Through 'Technical Issues' on THAAD

No war should break out on the Korean Peninsula again. A Beijing-based foreign diplomat who is familiar with the matter said that Wu, who turns 71 in December, had reached retirement age. Kim on Monday inspected North Korea's army and received a briefing on its plans to fire missiles near Guam, official media said. "It is impossible to achieve ...

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  • Maneka Gandhi Wants Blue Whale Challenge Game to be Banned
Maneka Gandhi Wants Blue Whale Challenge Game to be Banned

The Suicide Game which is known as Blue Whale Challenge has created a chaos in the mind of the parents these days, has been finally chose to ban the game by the Government of India. It is not a game which can be downloaded or is available on a website; therefore the role of the internet platforms becomes greater. "The proponent of Blue Whale C...

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  • North Korean Threats Will Increase Tourism To Guam
North Korean Threats Will Increase Tourism To Guam

According to the paper, use military warmongers are running scared by Pyongyang's growing military might. On the same day, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said if North Korea hit Guam , it'd be "game on". Kim Jong Un thinks "the nuclear weapons will prevent USA from getting involved", Sun said. Fox News reports that Japan lies onl...

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  • Hope Hicks to Serve as Interim White House Communications Director
Hope Hicks to Serve as Interim White House Communications Director

New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman wrote Hicks is serving the role in an interim fashion and helping find a permanent replacement. Hicks survived frequent turnover in the top ranks of the Trump campaign past year and later the Trump White House.

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  • Blue Jays signed Lefty Brett Anderson to a minor-league contract
Blue Jays signed Lefty Brett Anderson to a minor-league contract

The Rays extended their lead to 4-1 in the fourth. The basis of the Rays Blake Snell (1-6) surrendered four points in six innings of work. Snell's last victory came September 22, 2016, against the New York Yankees. Trailing, 2-1, the Rays got a rally going with men on first and second and nobody out. "There's a lot of smiles, a lot of cheering go...

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  • Top General Says US Capable Of Protecting Territories, South Korea
Top General Says US Capable Of Protecting Territories, South Korea

The CBOE Volatility Index, also known as the VIX, continued to tumble. A spokesman says Marine Corps Gen. Dunford also told his South Korean counterparts Monday that the North's missiles and nukes threaten the world. Seoul's 10 million people are within firing range of North Korea's artillery, and would be likely to suffer the brunt of the first re...

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  • US Security Leaders Say North Korea War Not Imminent, But Danger Looms
US Security Leaders Say North Korea War Not Imminent, But Danger Looms

After the U.N. Security Council approved tougher sanctions against North Korea for its intercontinental ballistic missile tests, the North warned Wednesday that it was considering launching a salvo of ballistic missiles into waters around Guam in a show of force demonstrating an ability to surround the island with "enveloping fire".

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  • 21 alleged drug offenders killed in single day
21 alleged drug offenders killed in single day

Police Senior Superintendent Romeo Caramat gestures during a press conference at the Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters in Manila on August 16, 2017. Duterte has waged an unprecedented crackdown on drugs during his 14 months in power that has seen police and suspected vigilantes kill thousands of people, leading to warnings by rights gro...

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  • Tillerson: US 'interested' in negotiating with North Korea
Tillerson: US 'interested' in negotiating with North Korea

The report, MAD or Madmen, comes as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said he would hold off on a planned missile strike near the USA territory. Asian shares rose for a second day on Tuesday and the dollar firmed after Kim's comments further eased tension and prompted investors to move back into riskier assets after a sharp selloff last week.

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  • Unaware of reports of PLA soldiers entering Ladakh's Pangong lake: China
Unaware of reports of PLA soldiers entering Ladakh's Pangong lake: China

Simultaneously, China severely refused all reports by offering a compromise to India by shifting its troops in the Doklam border area. The minister, speaking on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the issue, said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government had no choice but to act to stop the Chinese road activity in the...

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  • New Information Pinpoints MH370 Crash Site
New Information Pinpoints MH370 Crash Site

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau has released a new report that effectively narrows the search zone for the missing plane down to an area half the size of Melbourne, PerthNow reveals. However, Greg Hood, Chief Commissioner of the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB), urged caution on the new findings. "These objects have not been defin...

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  • European Union tightens sanctions against North Korea
European Union tightens sanctions against North Korea

The launch location seen in the map appeared to be in the vicinity of Sinpo, the coastal city that hosts North Korea's submarine base, said military expert Kim Dong Yub from Kyungnam University's Institute of Far Eastern Studies in Seoul .

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  • Nando's is giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students
Nando's is giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Wednesday is Leaving Cert results day and for thousands of teens around the country, the nerves are well and truly starting to set in. There has been a rise in the number of students opting for higher level papers. A further 82 students completed the Leaving Certificate Applied programme in the county this year. This year sees the first changes...

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  • U.S. has 'no interest' in N Korea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson
U.S. has 'no interest' in N Korea regime change: Mattis, Tillerson

United States Secretary of Defense James Mattis said the U.S. military will know "within moments" after North Korea launches a missile where will it hit. Tillerson would not go into more detail as to how N Korea could demonstrate a commitment to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. "The effect from North Korea-related jitters on finan...

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  • Sergio Busquets urges Barcelona to make signings
Sergio Busquets urges Barcelona to make signings

Barcelona said captain Iniesta would miss the match after he was not able to train with his team mates on Tuesday ahead of the encounter at the Santiago Bernabeu , where the Catalans will look to overturn a 3-1 deficit. We all want to work well. "Clearly we start from behind, but looking at the statistics nothing is impossible", said the coach. ...

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  • Obama's Post-Charlottesville Tweet Gets Twitter Love
Obama's Post-Charlottesville Tweet Gets Twitter Love

The first of his series of threaded tweets has accumulated about 2.8 million "likes", making it the most approved of tweet of all time. Grande's post, as of late Tuesday, had 2.7 million likes and 1.14 million retweets. But today he said both sides were to blame , adding protesters on the political left violently attacked white nationalists. ...

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