Strong quake near Mexico City kills more than 138

20/09/2017 10:46

At least 138 people died when a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 struck central Mexico on Tuesday, toppling buildings in the heavily populated capital where rescuers scoured frantically under the rubble of ruins for survivors.

In first speech at U.N., Trump to single out North Korea, Iran

19/09/2017 20:01

U.S. President Donald Trump will urge United Nations member states on Tuesday to turn up the pressure on North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, using his maiden speech to the world body to address what he considers the top global challenge.

Hurricane Jose staying off U.S. East Coast as Storm Maria forms

17/09/2017 14:44

Hurricane Jose is expected to pass east of the North Carolina coast on Monday and remain off the U.S. East Coast from Virginia to New England, while Tropical Storm Maria formed and is forecast to become a hurricane early next week, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Saturday.

British police arrest man in hunt for London bombers

16/09/2017 20:49

British police arrested an 18-year-old man in the southern port of Dover on Saturday in a “significant” development in the hunt for the culprits behind a London commuter train bombing that injured 30 people a day earlier.

Home-made bomb injures 29 on packed London commuter train

16/09/2017 13:46

A home-made bomb on a packed rush-hour commuter train in London engulfed a carriage in flames and injured 29 people on Friday, but apparently failed to fully explode, in Britain’s fifth major terrorism incident this year.

Russia May Support US Resolution on N. Korea

10/09/2017 08:53

The deputy head of Russia's State Duma Committee on Foreign Affairs says that Russia might support a draft resolution on North Korea, submitted by the United States to the UN Security Council, if the document stipulates cessation of Pyongyang's nuclear tests.

Saudi Arabia suspends any dialogue with Qatar

09/09/2017 09:31

Saudi Arabia on Saturday suspended any dialogue with Qatar, accusing it of “distorting facts”, just after a report of a phone call between the leaders of both countries suggested a breakthrough in the Gulf dispute.

‘US is brigand pursuing vile goal of war’ – N. Korean minister

07/09/2017 22:04

US actions against Pyongyang reveal its true goal of igniting war in the region, a North Korean official claims, adding that its recently-tested “hydrogen bomb” and missiles would help to protect peace, fending off aggression “at any place on the Earth.”

Prawit denies cops helped Yingluck flee

06/09/2017 11:30

No police officers helped former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra escape as has been claimed by the media, Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon insisted on Monday.