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Sep 10 2017

'UN Panel Finds N. Korea Using Loopholes to Avoid UN Sanctions'

Several diplomats said the US demand for a speedy council vote was aimed at putting maximum pressure on China and reflected Washington's escalating concern over North Kor...

Sep 10 2017

Hurricane Katia strengthens to Category 3

Storm Katia weakened to a tropical depression on Saturday as it moved into the interior of Mexico, but it could still dump heavy rains on areas that have absorbed large a...

Sep 10 2017

North Korea-US tensions are not Mexico's business -diplomat

During his election campaign earlier this year, President Moon was a noted skeptic of THAAD, and called for greater dialogue with North Korea. Threatening to unleash ...

Sep 10 2017

North Korea may launch ballistic missile on Saturday, says Seoul PM

Around 600 USA troops taking part in military drills in Japan are said to be "ready" to react to any provocation from North Korea. Experts believe the isolated regime i...

Sep 10 2017

Puerto Rican New Yorkers collect donations in preparation for Hurricane Irma aftermath

More than a million people are without power, and some could be without power for months - a problem worsened by aging infrastructure. Another weather system in the gul...

Sep 08 2017

Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX launches a secret Air Force space drone

The Boeing-built X-37B spaceplane arrived in orbit shortly after liftoff to complete SpaceX's 13th mission of the year, a record busy year for the California-headquarte...

Sep 07 2017

Have astronomers found the 'missing link' of black hole evolution?

At the other end of the spectrum are supermassive black holes , millions of times the mass of the Sun, which sit at the center of galaxies. "We have already detected...

Sep 07 2017

Trump Sides With Democrats In Deal On Storm Relief And Fiscal Deadlines

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said the deal will let the government borrow and pay its bills through D...

Sep 07 2017

Andy King tips Ben Woodburn to have big future with Wales

And, despite a gulf of 141 places between the two in the Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings, the game was goalless at half-time thanks to a ...

Sep 06 2017

United States will launch 'massive military response' to North Korea threats: Mattis

His words echo those of President Trump, who took to Twitter following Pyongyang's announcement to state that appeasement would not work with North Korea. "We are going t...

Sep 06 2017

A year on, disruption a work-in-progress at Reliance Jio

With recharge of Rs 15, Airtel subscribers will be allowed to make calls to the same network at 10 paisa per minute for a period of 27 days. To take on Reliance Jio , ...

Sep 04 2017

Cambodia arrests opposition leader for 'treason'

Sokha was arrested during a pre-dawn raid on his Phnom Penh home on Sunday for allegedly secretly planning against the government with the backing of the United States....

Sep 04 2017

Iowa beats Wyoming in season opener, 24-3

The "blue chip" Epenesa showed why he was one of the most decorated high school players to come to the Hawkeyes in the Kirk Ferentz era. "This wasn't the outcome we w...

Sep 03 2017

Johnson takes early lead at Dell Technologies Championship

Your first two months' dues will be donated to one of two charities: Special Olympics or The First Tee! Playing beautifully all year and has an affinity for this course ...

Sep 02 2017

Cabinet reshuffle to take place on Sunday morning

Apart from the names mentioned above, speculation is rife that agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh could also be asked to quit. However, there has yet been no word of ...

Sep 02 2017

Indian economy's growth slows down in Q1 2017-18 at 5.7%

Terming the Q1 GDP growth of 5.7 per cent as disappointing, a slew of foreign brokerages on Friday cut their full-year forecast to well under the 7 per cent being targe...

Sep 02 2017

Lenovo's $350 Explorer mixed reality HMD runs on iGPUs

Last month, it moved testers onto separate programmes so it could ensure a stable version when Fall Creators Update was ready for release . When you look at what's c...

Sep 02 2017

United Nations warns of deteriorating situation of Rohingya Muslims

Survivors said Burmese soldiers were everywhere and that "armed people" were burning houses and killing people. He said he was preparing to flee. The government used a ...

Sep 02 2017

99% of demonetised notes returned to banking system: RBI

RBI issued the 1st report giving data after demonetisation. A raft of economic data since the note ban decision have signalled that $2 trillion economy was hurt by th...

Sep 02 2017

Gas prices to continue climb

The price at the pump rose Thursday night in Montreal for a second time in three days, reaching an average of almost $1.35 per litre of regular fuel by Friday morning. "U...