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North Korea’s Kim inspects new submarine in first public display of nuke capabilities since 2017

51 min 34 sec ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected a “newly built submarine” that was to operate in the Sea of Japan, state-run media said Tuesday, in ...

India denies asking Trump to mediate Kashmir row with Pakistan

3 hours 35 min ago
India is disputing President Donald Trump’s comment that it asked him to mediate the long-running dispute over Kashmir.India’s Ministry of External Affairs says “no such ...

India launches moon mission a week after it was aborted

7 hours 45 min ago
India successfully launched an unmanned spacecraft to the far side of the moon Monday, a week after aborting the mission because of a technical problem.Scientists ...

Trump says U.S. working with Pakistan to find way out of Afghan war

7 hours 48 min ago
President Donald Trump, speaking at a White House meeting with visiting Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, said on Monday the United States is working with ...

New Zealand plans national gun register in second round of reforms following mosque attack

19 hours 54 min ago
New Zealand announced plans for a national firearms register Monday in its second round of gun law reforms following the Christchurch mosque attacks, which killed ...

North Korea’s Kim casts vote in local elections with ‘99.98%’ turnout

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 21:37
Under the thin veneer of supposedly free elections, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un cast his ballot Sunday in nationwide polls to choose new deputies ...

Triads attack anti-government protesters in Hong Kong following another demonstration

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 21:36
Hong Kong’s opposition Democratic Party is investigating attacks by suspected triad gangsters on train passengers on Sunday, after a night of violence opened new fronts ...

China strikes secret deal to allow armed forces at Cambodian naval base: report

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 19:08
China will be able to place armed forces at a Cambodian naval base under a secret agreement the two nations have reached, the Wall Street ...

‘Stronger than ever’ after aborted attempt, India spacecraft set for fresh moon launch

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 05:49
India will make a second attempt Monday to send a landmark spacecraft to the moon after an apparent fuel leak forced last week’s launch to ...

Australian woman allegedly beheaded mother in ‘horrific’ crime

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 01:35
An Australian woman charged with murder has been sent for a medical assessment amid reports she decapitated her mother and left the head outside a ...

Hong Kong locks down as thousands gather for latest anti-extradition bill rally

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 01:18
Thousands gathered in sweltering heat in Hong Kong on Sunday for the latest in a series of mass protests over an extradition bill that has ...

Top South Korean official says joint U.S. military exercises to continue despite threat from North

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 23:31
Joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises scheduled for next month are going ahead, a top Seoul official said Saturday, despite a threat by North Korea to ...

Son of New South Wales police chief and his American girlfriend slain during road trip in Canada

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 22:06
Two homicide victims found in western Canada are the son of a high-ranking Australian police official and the young man’s American girlfriend, Canadian police said.The ...

Philippines adopts strategy against violent extremism

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 22:05
The Philippines has officially adopted a strategy to prevent and counter violent extremism as officials seek to avoid a repeat of one of the country’s ...

Chinese gas plant explosion kills at least 15

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 21:21
Authorities in central China said Sunday the death toll in a gas plant explosion has risen to 15 with another 15 seriously injured.Three people who ...

U.S. criticizes China’s ‘bullying behavior’ over energy claims in South China Sea

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 21:19
The United States on Saturday expressed concern over reports that China is hampering other countries’ oil and gas activities in the South China Sea and ...

Sheila Dikshit, New Delhi’s longest-serving chief minister, dies

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 05:14
Sheila Dikshit, an Indian politician who was New Delhi’s longest-serving chief minister, has died after a prolonged illness. She was 81.Dikshit died Saturday at a ...

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed at promotional event in southern China

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 04:30
Hong Kong actor Simon Yam was stabbed in the stomach while appearing on stage for a promotional event in southern China on Saturday.A man ran ...

China’s Tiangong 2 space lab completes last task — a fiery demise in controlled fall to Earth

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 00:12
China’s Tiangong 2 space lab successfully re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere Friday evening under controlled conditions, completing the latest round of experiments in Beijing’s ambitious space ...

Taiwan may give Hong Kong protesters asylum

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 23:56
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said on Friday that her government would consider providing political asylum to fleeing Hong Kong activists who were involved in protesting ...

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