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by | August 09, 2017 | 17:51

Rex Tillerson , US Secretary of State, is visiting the Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia for a series of regional meetings to broaden and enhance the US economic and security interests. He said that is significant because the United States and Thailand will soon mark 200 years of relations, which he acknowledged have had their "ups and downs".

by | August 09, 2017 | 17:28

Painstaking and sustained diplomacy of the type that led to the Iran deal is the only viable option with North Korea. Mr Trump issued the warning during a briefing on opioid addiction at his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey. Mark Hertling, a retired US Army general and CNN analyst, said the tens of thousands of US civilians, many of them military dependents, would first need to be evacuated from South Korea.

by | August 09, 2017 | 17:27

The U.S. has expressed a willingness to work with Kim. "I don't believe they have the capability to do so yet, and besides, why would they want to commit suicide by attacking a remote target like Guam?" he said. In another statement citing a different military spokesman, North Korea also said it could carry out a pre-emptive operation if the United States showed signs of provocation, according to Reuters.

by | August 09, 2017 | 16:55

The Bank of England has previously highlighted other issues, noting that fragmentation of the European Union financial services market could push up costs and risks for finance firms and their customers. Woods added: "This could require banks to be able to withstand, and continue lending in, an environment of higher loan impairments, increased risk of default and lower asset prices and collateral values".

by | August 09, 2017 | 16:55

Cloud cover will be abundant with chances for showers and storm throughout most of the day. Saturday . Partly sunny. Afternoon shower/storm chance. Thu: High: 87 Mostly to partly cloudy. There's only a slight chance for rain Sunday through Tuesday , the weather service says. Southeast wind 5 to 8 miles per hour becoming light and variable after midnight.

by | August 09, 2017 | 16:51

This is not the first time that DPRK has threatened Guam . The threat came after U.S. President Donald Trump told the DPRK that any threat to the U.S. Located 5300kms west of Hawaii, Guam enables the United States to project its vast military assets into the Asia-Pacific region. "We will continue to keep the public updated on any changes or requests for action".

by | August 09, 2017 | 16:43

The news came just hours after U.S. President Donald Trump told the North that any threat to the United States would be met with " fire and fury ". Madeleine Z. It says its intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) are a legitimate means of defense against perceived US hostility. The president tweeted: 'After many years of failure, countries are coming together to finally address the dangers posed by North Korea.

by | August 09, 2017 | 16:27

The poll was conducted among 600 of the state's likely Republican primary voters between August fourth and 6th. So far, Senate confirmation delays are longer for President Trump than they were for President Obama. Don't worry about a Congress that isn't supporting legislation to get big-ticket items done. Trump was referring to the 2010 controversy surrounding Blumenthal when he referred to himself having served in Vietnam.

by | August 09, 2017 | 15:35

A Garda spokesman said: "A 22-year-old man was arrested a short time later in connection with this investigation and is now detained at Kilrush Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 Criminal Justice Act - 1984". "Gardai arrived at the scene, where knives and golf clubs were recovered". The accused was brought before a vacation sitting of Ennis District Court this Tuesday morning where his solicitor Edel Ryan applied for bail.

by | August 09, 2017 | 15:11

According to the officials, the troops of 29 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF had put a joint naka at Behrampora Tilgam in a bid to unearth a module of the outfit. Sources said the three insurgents were taking bath when they were zeroed in by government forces at Gulab Bagh village of Tral today afternoon. The three insurgents killed in the gunfight have been identified as Zahid Ahmad Bhat of Nowdal Tral, Muhammad Ishaq Bhat of ...

by | August 09, 2017 | 15:05

According to a new CBS News poll only a third of those surveyed having confidence in Trump's ability to handle the situation with North Korea. The North Korean army said in a statement that it is studying a plan to create an "enveloping fire" in areas around Guam with medium- to long-range ballistic missiles.

by | August 09, 2017 | 15:05

A spokesperson from the Korean People's Army told the state-run KCNA news agency that the military was only waiting for its leader Kim Jong-Un to make a decision on the plan. If the rhetoric sounded similar to North Korean pronouncements, it was. "They've slowly developed their capabilities but we stand in high confidence with the US (Defense Department's) ability to not only defend Guam and the surrounding areas but also the continental US".

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:54

His comments came after a Washington Post report , citing United States intelligence officials, said Pyongyang had produced a nuclear warhead small enough to fit inside its missiles. On Tuesday, it was revealed that both United States and Japanese intelligence agencies believe Pyongyang has achieved its goal of developing nuclear capable intercontinental ballistic missiles.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:53

Daniel Jean, national security advisor to the prime minister of Canada, and his party arrived in Pyongyang, the Korean Central News Agency said, without elaborating further. Lim was convicted and sentenced in 2015 on charges of trying to use religion to destroy the North Korean system and helping US and South Korean authorities lure and abduct North Korean citizens.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:45

How destructive is a nuclear weapon? The nuclear attack on Nagasaki, which killed an estimated 74,000 people by the end of 1945, came three days after USA forces dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima. He grew up in a community of ethnic Koreans in the city and has a relative who had since moved to North Korea. Now he's slammed nuclear weapons as "unacceptable for mankind" amid fears that Kim will force him to relive the ordeal.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:46

A government statement released through the North's official Korean Central News Agency on Monday said that the new resolution is "a flagrant infringement" of the North's sovereignty and "an outright challenge" to the regime. "Certainly, the North Koreans are going to convey the image of a capability which we can not confirm they have", Clapper told Cooper. Should China fail to act, McCain said the USA should impose trade and other sanctions to force it into action.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:44

Almost a dozen cities in Maryland already allow all of its residents, including citizens living in the country illegally, the right to vote. College Park would be the third city in Prince George's County - and the largest - to allow green-card holders, undocumented immigrants and student-visa holders to vote in municipal elections, following Hyattsville and Mount Rainier.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:38

In a communication sent to the BSE, the NSE and the Metropolitan Stock Exchange, SEBI asked them to keep the 331 shares in stage four of the Graded Surveillance Mechanism (GSM) with immediate effect. J Kumar Infra clocked net profit of Rs 105 crore on total revenues of Rs 1,466 crore and the order book as of March 31, 2017 was Rs 9,334 crore, largely comprising Metro projects, besides other government projects such as a bridge for the Thane Municipal Corporation, flyover in Mumbai , ...

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:27

A new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine presents a correction procedure to refine this data, which results in significant shifts in state-by-state mortality rates. Since 2014, drug overdoses have eclipsed motor vehicle crashes and gunshots as the leading cause of unnatural death statewide. On a national basis, these corrected mortality rates were 24% higher for opioids and 22% higher for heroin.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:22

Israeli law enforcement and officials are nearing a potential indictment against the prime minister, and despite no law in the country compelling his resignation, public pressure could force Mr. Among MKs and ministers, the rally is being seen by Likud insiders as a test of loyalty to Netanyahu, Maariv quoted Likud sources as saying. The New York Times reported Netanyahu has been under investigation in cases involving illicit gifts and backroom dealings with a newspaper magnate in an ...

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:11

The KDA Chairman said that it is important for the banks to follow a three-language formula in all advertisements - Hindi , English and Kannada , saying that it has to be implemented on an 'emergency basis'. "Since the 80s, we have promoted the use of the local language". Non-Kannadian staff should also learn Kannada within six months. Most of the people across the state know Kannada only.

by | August 09, 2017 | 14:11

Minister of State for Defence Dr Subhash Bhamre, in a written reply, informed the Rajya Sabha that out of 519 roads, 61 roads of length measuring 3,417 km have been identified as strategic Indo-China Border Roads (ICBR). Earlier in 2015, during PM Modi's China visit, India and China agreed to expand border trade at Lipulekh Pass had created a furore in Nepal Parliament.

by | August 09, 2017 | 13:34

With regard to media reports alleging that Pyongyang had succeeded in developing a miniaturized nuclear warhead that could be placed inside its intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), neither the US Department of Homeland Security nor Department of Defense provided Charfauros with data confirming the imminent threat.

by | August 09, 2017 | 13:26

The BJP don't have the numbers. After reaching the resort, senior Ahmed Patel expressed confidence on his party and said all the MLAs of the party stand united. "The commission has viewed the video recording of the votes cast by the two said MLAs and it has been observed therefrom that the said two electors violated the voting procedure and secrecy of the ballot papers cast by them when they exercised their right to vote", the ECI order said.

by | August 09, 2017 | 13:03

MacPherson coached Syracuse to a No. 4 ranking and a spot in the Sugar Bowl in 1987, arguably the greatest football season in the institution's history. Lou Saban hired MacPherson at Maryland in 1966, before bringing him along to the NFL's Denver Broncos. MacPherson was named Coach of the Year by 12 different organizations.