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Kim Jong-un makes birthday visit to China

Kim Jong-un makes birthday visit to China

The North's state media Rodong Sinmun reported Tuesday that Kim left for China for a four-day visit. His latest visit may also provide Xi with an opportunity to accentuate his country's leverage ove...

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Saudi women to start receiving divorce notice by text message

Saudi women to start receiving divorce notice by text message

Women in Saudi Arabia will now be notified about their divorce via text messages. "It is a tiny step, but it is a step in the right direction ". The match, which is set to be held on January 16th i...

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U.S. warns citizens about China travel risks

U.S. warns citizens about China travel risks

The US has urged its citizens to "exercise increased caution" when travelling to China as they could face arbitrary detention there, a move that came amid tense relations between the countries dominat...

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Sino-US Trade Talks to Be Held in China Next Week - Beijing

Sino-US Trade Talks to Be Held in China Next Week - Beijing

A report in March by the U.S. Trade Representative accused China of hacking into U.S. companies' computer networks to steal secrets and coercing American companies to hand over technology as the pri...

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Trump Tweets That Democrats Want to Impeach Him For Being 'Too Successful'

Trump Tweets That Democrats Want to Impeach Him For Being 'Too Successful'

She has been vocal about her support of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel. "She added the hashtag, " #unapologeticallyMe ". "We already have overwhelming evidence that t...

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Elizabeth Warren nabs Obama's chief digital strategist, beefs up national staff

Elizabeth Warren nabs Obama's chief digital strategist, beefs up national staff

Her first speech was in the western part of the state where she sounded like she was on the campaign trail. One thing is certain: Warren can deflect all she'd like with reporters for the moment, but...

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Trash, toilet odor build at national parks amid government shutdown

Trash, toilet odor build at national parks amid government shutdown

Visitors are entering without paying, and with no staff on hand, bathrooms are not being cleaned and trash cans are overflowing. Joshua Tree, which covers more than 792,000 acres of national park fr...

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Trump defends pulling U.S. forces from Syria

Trump defends pulling U.S. forces from Syria

We have other bases in the general area. Meanwhile, a senior Israeli source said after the meeting that Israel got "almost everything it asked for" when Pompeo granted "seven out of eight" requests ...

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Xi Jinping declares Taiwan

Xi Jinping declares Taiwan "must and will be" reunited with China

Despite this disclaimer, Xi's speech, which came on the 40th anniversary of a key policy statement which opened the door to improving relations between Beijing and Taipei , was largely placatory in...

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Sabarimala: Bindu, Kanakadurga entered temple, confirms Kerala CM Vijayan

Sabarimala: Bindu, Kanakadurga entered temple, confirms Kerala CM Vijayan

The Sabarimala Temple on a hill has become the venue for clashes between Hindu traditionalists and supporters of September's court ruling which ended a longstanding ban on women aged between 10 an...

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North Korea's Kim sent message to Trump on nuclear talks: Chosun Ilbo

North Korea's Kim sent message to Trump on nuclear talks: Chosun Ilbo

The U.S. stance toward North Korea appears to have softened recently before and after an inter-Korean ceremony to mark the launch of railway and road projects involving the North and South. North Ko...

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9 injured as auto rams into New Year's revelers in Tokyo

9 injured as auto rams into New Year's revelers in Tokyo

NHK reported that Kusakabe told police he was acting in "retribution for the death penalty". In a similar attack in 2008, a man who said he was exhausted of life drove a rental truck into a crowd...

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Putin tells Trump that Moscow is open for dialog

Moscow has said one of the key issues it wanted to discuss with the United States is Washington's plans to withdraw from a Cold War era nuclear arms pact, ' the outlet reported. In his congratulatory ...

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North Korea warns of 'new path' if USA 'continues to break promises'

North Korea warns of 'new path' if USA 'continues to break promises'

Some analysts say North Korea has been trying to drive a wedge between Washington and Seoul while putting the larger burden of action on the United States. The North has also bristled at US demands ...

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John Kelly embarrasses Donald Trump in White House exit interview

John Kelly embarrasses Donald Trump in White House exit interview

Trump is unlikely to support House Democrats' legislation since he has previously rejected similar offers. That has resulted in swaths of the federal government being shut down over the Christma...

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Russia detains American in Moscow over alleged spying

Russia detains American in Moscow over alleged spying

Butina pled guilty last week to a conspiracy charge, but Russian President Vladimir Putin denounced the charges as a "lie", saying, "I don't understand what they jailed her for". The detention of Wh...

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At least 3 dead, 79 missing after gas explosion rocks Russian Federation high-rise

At least 3 dead, 79 missing after gas explosion rocks Russian Federation high-rise

Officials said that the fate of 79 people was unclear, with police working to locate their whereabouts. Temperatures in Magnitogorsk were expected to plunge to minus 23 Celsius on New Year's night...

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Elizabeth Warren Launches 2020 'Exploratory Committee'

Elizabeth Warren Launches 2020 'Exploratory Committee'

Tweeted Trump : 'Pocahontas (the bad version), sometimes referred to as Elizabeth Warren , is getting slammed. In October, Warren took the rare step of releasing DNA test results examining her po...

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Police seen at Hannover Airport after vehicle drives through gate

Police seen at Hannover Airport after vehicle drives through gate

They said the man tried to follow a landing plane operated by Greek airline Aegean. Bomb disposal experts were examining the vehicle. Hannover police said on Twitter that officers had stopped th...

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Authorities Identify Undocumented Immigrant Accused of Killing Police Officer Ronil Singh

Authorities Identify Undocumented Immigrant Accused of Killing Police Officer Ronil Singh

Cpl. Ronal Singh, who emigrated from his native Fiji, was shot about 1 a.m. Wednesday after stopping a suspected drunken driver in Newman, southeast of San Francisco in the San Joaquin Valley. Singh...

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