Category: World

N Korea’s denuclearisation to be completed by 2021: Pompeo

Washington: The process of rapid denuclearisation of North Korea, which will be done by constant negotiations with the United States,…

Korean leaders undertake joint excursion to Mt. Paektu

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday undertook a joint excursion to Mount…

Trump visits areas affected by Florence, promises residents aid

Washington: President Donald Trump on Wednesday visited the two states most heavily affected by Hurricane Florence and promised that "a…

UK foreign minister to see centre of Rohingya crisis in Myanmar trip

Yangon: British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday for a busy two-day trip in which he will…

Over 300 mn children not in school: Unicef

United Nations: Over 300 million children globally between the age of five and 17 years of age were not in…

Philippines typhoon toll hits 81, expected to rise

Manille: The death toll in the Philippines from Typhoon Mangkhut has climbed to 81 and could hit triple digits as…

US still ready to talk to Iran: official

Washington: US leaders remain ready to negotiate with their Iranian counterparts but Tehran is still refusing President Donald Trump's overture…

Poland may not be ready for ‘Fort Trump’: US Army head

Washington: Poland might not yet be ready for a permanent US military base, the head of the US Army said…

PM Oli calls for support to national onus of prosperity

Kathmandu: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday called on all the political parties and the citizens to lend support…

UK Foreign Secretary in Myanmar to discuss Rohingya crisis

Naypyidaw: British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday on his first official visit to the country for…

Car rams into pedestrians outside Mosque in London

London: A car reportedly hit two pedestrians outside a mosque in north-west London on Wednesday injuring two people. The wounded…

UN Report: Every 5 second a child under 15 years of age dies around the world

An estimated 6.3 million children under 15 years of age died in 2017, or 1 every 5 seconds, mostly of…

Hurricane Florence: Trump lauds emergency responders

Washington: United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday lauded the rescue agencies for doing a "great job" in carrying out…

US-China trade war could last for 20 years: Jack Ma

Hangzhou: The founder of Chinese e-commerce giant - Alibaba, Jack Ma, has given a grave warning that the trade war…

Tesla confirms it is under probe by US Justice Department

San Francisco: Electric car maker Tesla has confirmed that it is under probe by the US Department of Justice (DOJ)…

North Korea to close missile test site: Moon

Seoul: North Korea will close its Tongchang-ri missile testing site, the South's President Moon Jae-in said Wednesday after a summit…

S. Korea’s Moon seeks nuclear agreement with Kim at summit

Seoul: South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North's leader Kim Jong Un opened a new round of talks at…

Pompeo to lead UN meeting on N. Korea

Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will chair a meeting of the UN Security Council on North Korea September…

Myanmar army should be removed from politics: UN probe

Yangon: Myanmar's powerful army should be removed from politics, UN investigators said Tuesday, as they released the final part of…

Trump slaps tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese goods, Beijing hits back

Washington: US President Donald Trump has stepped up his trade battle with China by slapping 10 per cent tariffs on…