• Korea warns of
Korea warns of "merciless" reply to American-South Korean missile defense partnership

On Monday, the North Korean state media said Pyongyang told the USA it will terminate contact through a United Nations channel in NY that allowed diplomats to communicate. North Korea has now conducted four nuclear tests and claims to have miniaturised nuclear warheads. Fourth, given the increasing ideological alienation between North Korea an...

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  • Riaz vows Pakistan will back pacer Amir
Riaz vows Pakistan will back pacer Amir

With harsh criticism and disappointment at Mohammad Amir, Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif's scandal in Pakistan's ill-famed Lord's Test in 2010, the explosive England batsman went on to soften the blow, lauding Amir's masterful, "vocal" performances.

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  • Theresa May to become British PM
Theresa May to become British PM

But Monday, May's only remaining rival to replace Cameron - Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom - pulled out of the race following controversy over comments she made about motherhood and leadership. "And that's how, together, we will build a better Britain". Many MPs are predicting a return to the frontline for two Eurosceptic former ministers and L...

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  • MI shooting: Inmate kills 2 bailiffs, sheriff says
MI shooting: Inmate kills 2 bailiffs, sheriff says

The injured deputy was identified as James Atterberry, Jr., 41. "One of the worst things is they made it through their career and were in a retirement job and, yeah, people view it as relatively safe, but they got killed after their career and that is one of the hardest things to accept", said Keith Hafer, a retired patrol lieutenant with the Ber...

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  • Alleged plot to kill Baton Rouge Police stopped, 3 arrested
Alleged plot to kill Baton Rouge Police stopped, 3 arrested

Three of the four people involved have been arrested and six of the guns have been recovered. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said he remains pleased with the police response to protests in which almost 200 people were arrested. Two of the stolen guns are still unaccounted for, according to police. The Cash America Pawn Shop in the 3300 block...

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  • 'Humiliated' QED blames Akhilesh for cancellation of merger
'Humiliated' QED blames Akhilesh for cancellation of merger

And when he finally went up, on Singh's insistence, Shivpal took a chair in the back row, as party supremo and elder brother Mulayam Singh Yadav, Ramgopal, Akhilesh, and Rajya Sabha MP Naresh Agrawal, along with other VIPs, sat in front. He was asked about the role of his uncles in helping him manage the affairs of the party during the "Panchayat A...

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  • Cyril Ramaphosa calls for immediate restoration of peace in South Sudan
Cyril Ramaphosa calls for immediate restoration of peace in South Sudan

At a joint press conference afterwards, the two leaders called for calm and urged their forces to stop fighting . South Sudan's president on Monday ordered the army to cease hostilities and protect civilians, effective immediately. Many supporters of the president are Dinka, while supporters of Machar are mostly Nuer. The renewed fighting be...

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  • What is the goal of Juno's mission to Jupiter?
What is the goal of Juno's mission to Jupiter?

The $1.1 billion historic mission by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena survived a critical test Monday night when it burned its main engine in order to slow to 1,200 miles per hour to be captured by Jupiter's orbit, according to NASA .

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  • Iranian fans troll footballer who injured Ronaldo
Iranian fans troll footballer who injured Ronaldo

According to reports, France had got an open-top bus at the ready for the victory procession but the party poopers from Portugal stole a march on them. But not to be outdone, 18-year-old Renato Sanches also showed off his abilities with the microphone as the celebrations escalated. Real Madrid and Portugal attacker, Cristiano Ronaldo, could be ...

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  • India, Kenya to deepen security ties
India, Kenya to deepen security ties

He also said that India would soon hand over a Bhabhatron, a state-of-the-art made in India cancer therapy machine, to the Kenyatta National Hospital. "But, also to help preserve our Mother Earth". "And for this India is willing to consider an additional $500 million line of concessional credit Public Health is another important area of our engagem...

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  • Far-right candidates emerge to fill vacuum after close Australia vote
Far-right candidates emerge to fill vacuum after close Australia vote

People at a reception for Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watch opposition leader Bill Shorten speaking on a television screen on election night in Melbourne , Australia, Sunday, July 3, 2016. Former Liberal prime minister John Howard, who held power for more than a decade, also called for calm among conservatives. "I want to make ...

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  • Plot by burglars to attack Baton Rouge police officers averted, officials say
Plot by burglars to attack Baton Rouge police officers averted, officials say

Mike Edmonson, superintendent of the State Police. A manhunt was under way for a fourth suspect, police officials said. Police said they have recovered most of the eight stolen handguns. Investigators said the burglary was reported early Saturday at the Cash America Pawn Store on Government Street. One officer said he subsequently asked the...

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  • North Korea makes more threats, these over US missile system
North Korea makes more threats, these over US missile system

Curtis M. Scaparrotti, Combined Forces Command, U.S. Forces Korea commander said last month. North Korean Foreign Ministry on Thursday urged the USA to withdraw the newly announced sanctions , saying they were an "open declaration of war against Pyongyang".

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  • This Moment Between Rival Soccer Fans Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity
This Moment Between Rival Soccer Fans Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

France started the match as strong favourites after beating Germany 2-0 in the semi-final. Los Blancos could also depart on their tour of the United States without Ronaldo who would instead focus on recovery at their Valdebebas training ground.

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  • RNC seeks additional Hillary Clinton emails
RNC seeks additional Hillary Clinton emails

The department said in April it had suspended plans for a review at the FBI's request. The director also discussed a previous case against retired Gen. Cory Gardner of Colorado announced they had introduced a bill to revoke security clearances from Clinton and key aides when she was secretary of state.

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  • Elena of Avalor: Disney's newest princess soars in trailer
Elena of Avalor: Disney's newest princess soars in trailer

The Disney Channel is listening to its fans: Later this month, the brand is introducing its first-ever Latina princess in a new series, Elena of Avalor. Like in Sofia the First , Elena of Avalor features original musical numbers. Joining Correra are Jenna Ortega, Chris Parnell, Yvette Nicole Brown, Carlos Alazraqui, Emiliano Díez, Julia Vera, ...

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  • Saudi crown prince seeks to assure Saudis after triple bombings: agency
Saudi crown prince seeks to assure Saudis after triple bombings: agency

Saudi Arabia said a suicide bomber who attacked Prophet Mohammed's mosque in the city of Medina on July 4, was a 26-year-old Saudi citizen with a history of drug abuse. The UN human rights chief described the bombing outside the Prophet Mohammed's mosque in Medina as "an attack on Islam itself". The Senior Council of Ulema said the bombers "vi...

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  • Court of Appeal cuts Adrian Bayley's sentence by three years
Court of Appeal cuts Adrian Bayley's sentence by three years

The man who raped and murdered Melbourne woman Jill Meagher has had his prison sentence reduced by three years. According to the appeal documents, the "victim" of the 2000 rape told police 44-year-old Bayley was her attacker after she read about the Jill Meagher case on a Facebook-based missing person's site.

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  • Mehbooba asks civil society to help restore peace
Mehbooba asks civil society to help restore peace

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday morning paid tributes to the martyrs of 1931 struggle against Dogra autocratic rule, and appealed for calm in the violence gripped valley. Earlier in a statement, the Chief Minister had asked her ministerial team to "reach out" to the public. In her first reaction after the Kashmir unre...

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  • 'Anti-Semitic' tweet lands Trump in trouble
'Anti-Semitic' tweet lands Trump in trouble

Instead, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee chose to interrupt his Wednesday night rally with an aggressive defense of a weekend tweet condemned as anti-Semitic, reminding anyone who may have been watching of the criticism that his campaign turns a blind eye to bigotry and attracts the support of white supremacists.

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