Kim Jong-Un has vowed to make North Korea the "world's strongest nuclear power," state media reported Wednesday, as the reclusive nation shows little sign of reining in a weapons programme fuelling global alarm.
The wife and in-laws of a Bangladeshi-origin man, who triggered a blast at a metro station in New York City, were detained for questioning by the Bangladesh police on Tuesday, according to a media report.
Reuters | Wednesday December 13, 2017, VIENNA/MILAN
An explosion and fire that ripped through Austria's main gas pipeline hub on Tuesday killed one person and injured 21 others, prompting Italy to declare a state of emergency as flows from the strategic site were cut off for most of the day.
"Trump you failed to protect your nation," the ISIS-inspired Bangladeshi-origin man wrote on Facebook before detonating a pipe bomb in a Manhattan subway station, according to a complaint filed today in a US court.
Reuters | Wednesday December 13, 2017, Buenos Aires
U.S. President Donald Trump's trade chief said on Monday that the World Trade Organization (WTO) is losing its focus on trade negotiations in favor of litigation, and was going too easy on wealthier developing countries such as China.
Our solar system has a visitor. It's cylindrical, dark and reddish, a quarter-mile long. The object won't be staying. This fall, astronomers announced that the thing came blazing into our neck of the galaxy at speeds of up to 196,000 mph. It is now headed away as quickly as it came.
CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli, seen as close to China, is set to become Prime Minister of Nepal again with the Left alliance completing a clean sweep in the country's first elections to the provincial and federal assemblies.
China has halted the release of funds for three key projects under the $ 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) till Beijing revised its financial mechanism, a media report today quoted Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal as saying.
India and Australia today reviewed all aspects of bilateral ties with a focus on strategic and defence relations during their first '2+2 dialogue' and agreed that a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific is in the long-term interests of all countries in the region.
The neighbors downstairs first heard the noise on a Saturday afternoon in August. Bang. It echoed down from the apartment overheard on the third floor of a boxy bone-white seven-unit building in Fargo, North Dakota. Bang. Bang. Bang. It seemed to be coming from the bathtub.
At a brewery nestled in rolling farmland in northern England, the process of making beer begins with dropping dozens of unwanted loaf ends, thrown away by a sandwich factory, into a large stainless steel tank.
The Bangladeshi ISIS sympathiser who detonated a homemade pipe bomb in New York City's subway had no criminal record back home, a police official said today, even as Dhaka vowed "zero tolerance" against terrorism.
An explosion and fire that ripped through Austria's main gas pipeline hub on Tuesday killed one person and injured 18 others, emergency services said, as gas supplies to some parts of Europe were disrupted.