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Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick Seeks to Ban Tourist Travel to North Korea

Moon also suggested the two countries pool their athletes to form joint teams for the games to achieve better performances. Chang did say he would attend the PyeongChang Olympics regardless, given h...

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Narendra Modi Says No Country Questioned India's Surgical Strikes

Narendra Modi Says No Country Questioned India's Surgical Strikes

Prime Minister Modi will next meet United States President Donald Trump and would be the first world leader to have a working dinner with the latter at the White House. According to Aghi, Mod...

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Lithuania signs first deal to buy U.S. natural gas

Lithuania signs first deal to buy U.S. natural gas

The import of US shale gas is expected to curb potential pressure on South Korea from the U.S.to reduce its trade surplus, KOGAS said . The natural gas supply and trading company Lietuvos Dujų Tie...

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UK to test hospitals and schools for flammable cladding

UK to test hospitals and schools for flammable cladding

It was reported on Monday evening that the same test body that is now assessing cladding samples had advised the government a year ago on their use and had not recommended a change in policy. This cla...

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Supreme Court reinstates Trump travel ban, will hear arguments

Supreme Court reinstates Trump travel ban, will hear arguments

Sessions says Monday's decision is "an important step toward restoring the separation of powers between the branches of the federal government" by recognizing the president's right to protect national...

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Attributes Of A Service Provider For Filing GST

Attributes Of A Service Provider For Filing GST

But it seems that the tampon tax is a real money spinner for the government and that's the real sticking point. . The tampon tax was put back in the headlines after Greens co-Deputy Leader Larissa W...

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Yoga belongs to whole world, says Sushma Swaraj

Yoga belongs to whole world, says Sushma Swaraj

From United Nations to New Delhi to NY and Paris to Panama, Yoga Day celebrations are taking place as about 5,000 events are being held across 180 countries to mark the day. He also asserted that at...

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GOP senator: 'No way' health care bill should move forward

GOP senator: 'No way' health care bill should move forward

U.S. President Donald Trump is bemoaning what he calls "the level of hostility" among the parties that has stymied bipartisanship. Trump's optimism runs counter to the public opposition of five ...

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Hurricane Dora strengthens off Mexico's Pacific coast

Hurricane Dora strengthens off Mexico's Pacific coast

Many locals might remember "Dora" - the last landfalling hurricane on the First Coast in September, 1964. The tropical depression may continue to strengthen into a tropical storm, acquiring the nam...

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Rescue called off at flattened village as Chinese authorities warn of landslides

Rescue called off at flattened village as Chinese authorities warn of landslides

The landslide happened at about 6 a.m.in Mao County, located in a mountainous area in Sichuan province on the edge of the Tibetan plateau. Geological experts at the site said the chance of surviva...

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UK Conservatives, N Ireland party strike deal

UK Conservatives, N Ireland party strike deal

Speaking outside Number 10 after signing the deal, DUP leader Arlene Foster said the DUP was acting "to deliver a stable government in the UK's national interest" during the discussions with the Tor...

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Saudi Arabia says it does not need Turkish military base

Iran has called the Saudi-led economic siege of Qatar unacceptable and has called for dialogue to solve the diplomatic crisis. Editor's Remarks: Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt have fo...

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United Kingdom accepts EU's timetable for Brexit negotiations

Given the floor for 10 minutes at the end of a Brussels summit dinner, her first since she launched the two-year withdrawal process in March, May outlined five principles, notably that no European ...

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Dennis Rodman Defends North Korea, Takes Credit for Otto Warmbier's Release

Dennis Rodman Defends North Korea, Takes Credit for Otto Warmbier's Release

Just a few days after his return to the United States, Otto Warmbier passed away . Before they went, Volo told Strahan, he " asked on behalf of Dennis for [Warmbier's] release three times". It seems...

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Northern Ireland party signs deals to support UK Conservative government

As part of the deal, signed by Gavin Williamson for the Conservatives and Sir Jeffrey Donaldson for the DUP, there will be no downgrade to the pensions triple lock and the winter fuel payments will re...

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UK PM May strikes £1 bil deal with Northern Irish DUP

LONDON (AP) — The leader of a Northern Ireland-based party struck a 1.5 billion pound ($1.9 billion) deal with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives on Monday to support her minority...

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Russian intelligence says Telegram app used in Saint Petersburg metro bombing

Russian intelligence says Telegram app used in Saint Petersburg metro bombing

In Russia , where surveillance in politics is rife, the app is also popular among journalists, nongovernmental organizations and opposition leaders. The FSB said the terrorist who carried out the A...

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President, Vice President, Speaker wish people on Eid-ul-Fitr

President, Vice President, Speaker wish people on Eid-ul-Fitr

Mosques in Mae Sot district in Tak province were crowded on Sunday morning, with local Muslims in the border district joined by many who crossed over the Moei River from Myawaddy town in Myanmar to ce...

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Wales wants equal funding after any DUP-Conservative deal

Wales wants equal funding after any DUP-Conservative deal

May-led Conservative Party failed to secure majority in the recently concluded snap election in United Kingdom , as they are short of eight seats to from the government. Speaking straight after a m...

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Tourist boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

The military said one helicopter from the air force and two from the army were helping rescue operations. The cause of the shipwreck was unknown as of Sunday night. Margarita Moncada, the head o...

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Turkish President criticizes Arab demands against Quatar

The four countries have reportedly given Qatar a 10-day deadline in which to meet their demands . The US Secretary of State said in a statement that the list submitted by Saudi Arabia, the UA...

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India yet to digest idea of a lone woman traveller: Nupur Swaraswat

India yet to digest idea of a lone woman traveller: Nupur Swaraswat

Saraswat was also wondrous of the fact that the hotel was happy to leave her on the streets in a city where she presumably doesn't have a house (remember they have the no-locals rule in place). In ano...

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N Ireland party inks financial deal to back May's Tories

Foster said: "This agreement will operate to deliver a stable government in the United Kingdom's national interest at this vital time". The leader of a Northern Ireland-based party is in Londo. "Time ...

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North Korea dismiss Moon call for united Pyeongchang team

It is unfortunate that the World Taekwondo Federation's abbreviated name used the same acronym. Kang added that by securing democratic and procedural legitimacy, the South Korean government will be ...

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Trump attacks Obama over Russia and elections

Trump attacks Obama over Russia and elections

But ultimately Obama did not make any direct response until late December, weeks after Trump had won the election, when he expelled 35 Russian diplomats and closed two Russian compounds in the eas...

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Australian military suspends air operations over Syria

Australian military suspends air operations over Syria

The incident has similar hallmarks to a June 8 shoot-down, when a U.S. F-15 destroyed a pro-regime drone after it dropped what turned out to be a dud bomb near US -backed local forces. Ford said he kn...

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Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats

Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats

It wasn't just in the 6th District where the Democrats lost. One Washington Post analysis , for example, said that the Democrats were "overperforming" and that the result was "still a form of...

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Maverick 'Sun City' Prison Officials May Be Stripped of Duties

Maverick 'Sun City' Prison Officials May Be Stripped of Duties

Department of Correctional spokesperson Singabakho Nxumalo said his office was aware of the incident as the images emanated from one of the prison's events. "Thirteen of our officials will be contempl...

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18 protesters arrested after Philando Castile court decision

18 protesters arrested after Philando Castile court decision

As you can imagine, she's not happy. "When an officers learns a black person is carrying legally, "they are not necessarily going to relax, but they now have an idea about your character", Ector sa...

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Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show

Erik Gonsalves. The incident happened shortly before 12:30 pm at the Dayton International Airport where aircraft and crews are practicing for the Vectren Dayton Air Show. "All pilots, especially Air...

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Here's How Muslims Worldwide Are Celebrating Ramadan's End

Here's How Muslims Worldwide Are Celebrating Ramadan's End

In his message to the people, Purohit said: "Eid-ul-Fitr literally means "festival of breaking the fast". Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has congratulated the Muslim community in the co...

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Number of presumed dead in London apartment fire rises to 79

Number of presumed dead in London apartment fire rises to 79

There were about 600 people living in the 24-storey Grenfell Tower when fire swept through most of the building in the early hours of 14 June. "The search operation will be painstaking and having be...

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Donald Trump welcomes 'true friend' as PM Modi arrives in Washington

On Sunday Modi told top American executives that India is a business-friendly country of "minimum government " - a message expected to resonate with Trump, who has proposed streamlining what ...

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Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

Since he signed the first executive order January 27, Trump has pitched the travel ban as a temporary anti-terrorism policy needed to give the government time to review and improve screening pro...

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PM Modi US Visit : Modi meets Indian community living in United States

Modi will be urging a tougher stance on Pakistan over militants that India blames for attacks on its territory. "Interacted with top CEOs". The decision to launch the startup hub was taken duri...

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