by | August 06, 2017 | 18:07

Noting that sanctions are necessary but not the ultimate goal, the Minister said the measure aimed to bring parties concerned back to the negotiating table so as to seek a peaceful solution to North Korea's nuclear issue and realise denuclearisation as well as lasting peace and stability on the peninsula.

by | August 06, 2017 | 17:54

North Korea said on Saturday it had conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile that proved its ability to strike the USA mainland, drawing a sharp warning from Trump and a rebuke from China. Trump is considering encouraging U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to initiate an investigation of Chinese trade practices under the 1974 Trade Act's section 301, the official said.

by | August 06, 2017 | 17:37

Wang made the statement here on the sidelines of a series of foreign ministers' meetings, in response to a question regarding the new UN Security Council resolution over North Korea's testing of intercontinental ballistic missiles in July, Xinhua news agency reported.

by | August 06, 2017 | 17:24

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , who is attending the forum bringing together 27 nations, including China, Russia , South Korea and North Korea, described the sanctions as "a good outcome" as he works to curb Pyongyang's nuclear-weapons program.

by | August 06, 2017 | 17:13

For Tillerson's interlocutors worldwide, this is beginning to be a familiar experience: When the top U.S. diplomat meets with counterparts, many are finding that he's arriving prepared with information on their countries' connections to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and suggestions on how they can reduce them.

by | August 06, 2017 | 16:40

There are claims the United Kingdom is prepared to pay 40 billion (AU$59b) to settle its divorce bill with Brussels - but a senior government source has denied the reports. May has said only that Britain will pay if it owes something but left open the possibility that it might be the European Union that pays London .Rights and finance are being dealt with two working groups.

by | August 06, 2017 | 15:58

Does Jenner still support Trump? The Hollywood gossip site reported that Ms. Jenner was spotted in Los Angeles traffic Thursday driving a sporty convertible with the top down, a red ball cap with the president's campaign slogan atop her head.

by | August 06, 2017 | 15:32

Dilip Kumar was admitted to Lilavati hospital on Wednesday morning due to dehydration and urinary tract infection. According to a PTI News report, the 94-year-old actor's condition has shown signs of improvement. Dilip Kumar is being treated by cardiologist Nitin Gokhale and nephrologist Arun Shah at the hospital. Dilip Kumar was last seen in the film " Qila " in 1998.

by | August 06, 2017 | 15:22

While he may be in the midst of the most serious crisis of his tenure, Netanyahu, in office for more than a decade, has so far managed to outlast every prime minister other than David Ben-Gurion. One investigation, known as Case 1,000, involves Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan , who was allegedly asked to purchase luxury items for Netanyahu and his wife.

by | August 06, 2017 | 14:23

Miller is not the top choice for the position, Axios reported Saturday. Miller previously worked on press and communications for Attorney General Jeff Sessions when he was in the Senate and for former GOP congresswoman Michele Bachmann of Minnesota.

by | August 06, 2017 | 14:07

Naidu was the Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Urban Development and Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation of the Modi government before he was nominated for Vice President's post. The BJP on Thursday overtook Congress to become the largest political party in the Rajya Sabha, where it now has 58 members against 57 of the main Opposition party.

by | August 06, 2017 | 14:10

Pakistan Telecommunications Limited (PTCL) stated the company has successfully arranged for additional bandwidth through our worldwide cable systems & partners. "A fault has occurred in IMEWE due to which users will experience slow internet browsing whereas another global cable system SEA-ME-WE 4 is already under fix by the worldwide consortium", said Sikandar Naqvi, an official of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL).

by | August 06, 2017 | 13:22

If your eyes get exposed to excessive ultra violet radiation in a short time, especially during eclipse, you may experience eye sunburn namely photokeratitis. You should also avoid dark sunglasses, neutral density or polarizing filters made for camera lenses, smoke glass, exposed film, "space blankets", potato chip bags, DVDs and any other materials you may have heard about for viewing solar eclipses.

by | August 06, 2017 | 13:08

On Twitter, the Polk County Sheriff's Office posted the outcome of the ongoing search. According to the FDLE, Adam Roach was last seen in the area of the 12000th block of Thomasville Circle in Lakeland, Florida. "It appears at this time, and this is all preliminary information at this time, that he walked out the front door and around the corner of his apartment complex and directly into the retention pond", said Judd.

by | August 06, 2017 | 13:08

Aerial photographs from 1945 from the US Strategic Bombing Survey show the city of Nagasaki before and after the atomic bomb was dropped on the city August 9 1945. But Japan, together with the world's nuclear weapon states and other countries under the U.S. umbrella have recently refused to participate in the United Nations treaty.

by | August 06, 2017 | 12:32

A professor at the University of North Korean Studies in Seoul, South Korea said it is expected that North Korea will defend the said missile test at the ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting and at the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) being held in the Philippines.

by | August 06, 2017 | 11:51

The Senate blocked President Trump from being able to make recess appointments on Thursday as lawmakers leave Washington for their August break. Mr Sessions has faced an onslaught of criticism from the former real estate mogul after recusing himself from the investigation into Russian collusion in the United States elections.

by | August 06, 2017 | 11:22

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley met the family of the slain RSS worker Rajesh Edavakode in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday morning, reported news agency ANI while posting the images of senior BJP leader's visit on its Twitter handle. In fact, state party leaders had recently launched a scathing attack on Governor P Sathasivam too after he handed over a memorandum, submitted by the BJP leaders in connection with the political violence, to Vijayan.

by | August 06, 2017 | 10:46

The police and hikers still trying to locate the bodies, one of which could be seen amid boulders 700 feet below, but heavy rain and fog made it hard to reach the spot and police have not yet found the bodies. Police were informed about the incident by locals and shopkeepers who also sought help from a local trekkers' group called Hill Riders Group to search for the victims.

by | August 06, 2017 | 09:33

For today's immigrant pioneers, who like my parents largely come from Latin America, the symbol of their welcome is not the Statue of Liberty but the constantly expanding wall across the desert. Miller went on to mock Acosta, drilling him on what Miller called the "The Statue of Liberty poem law of the land". "It reveals your cosmopolitan bias to a shocking degree.That is one of the most outrageous, insulting, ignorant and foolish things you have ever said".

by | August 06, 2017 | 09:23

But the president and his party won't be calling it quits any time soon. "It would take exactly the current standards that are in regulation and make them statues, which is a higher level of protection". Jeff Flake, in his new book, called out Trump for his "seeming affection for strongmen and authoritarians". Last week, a Republican-only effort to scrap key portions of the Affordable Care Act died by one vote in the U.S.

by | August 06, 2017 | 07:36

Alexander said the goal is pass emergency legislation by September 27, the drop dead date for insurers to sign contracts with the federal government to offer subsidized policies. But the HELP Committee leaders had other ideas. The court granted the coalition's motion to participate in the litigation, concluding that the states had a substantial interest in protecting the subsidies.

by | August 06, 2017 | 07:35

Gibson is 2-0 with a 2.84 ERA in five career starts against the Rangers but has served up two homers to Mike Napoli in nine at-bats. A pair of baserunning gaffes gave Hamels help he didn't need. Falling for the 13th time in 20 games since the all-star break, the Twins dropped back into a tie for seventh with the Rangers in the American League wild-card standings.

by | August 06, 2017 | 06:27

They would also ban "the opening of new joint ventures or cooperative entities with" North Korea, and cap the number of North Koreans working in other countries at current levels. Security Council vote on Saturday. She noted that Russia, China, Japan and South Korea backed the measures. According to the diplomat, coal has been North Korea's largest export, earning $1.2 billion past year which was then restricted by the Security Council to a maximum $400 million.

by | August 06, 2017 | 06:19

Accordingly, he named several persons to the new posts stating that the appointments were made with the approval of Sasikala. When that primary matter was pending, the subsequent appointment of Dinakaran as deputy general secretary by Sasikala was also a "question mark".