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Global News North Korean official insults Trump, touts nuclear program in United Nations speech
Author: 0 North Korean official insults Trump, touts nuclear program in United Nations speech

Russian Federation is "deeply concerned" by the escalation of tensions over North Korea , the Kremlin said on Friday after US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un exchanged stinging barbs. Mr Trump's executive order expanded the Treasury Department's ability to target anyone conducting significant trade in goods, services or technology with North Korea, and to ban them from interacting with the United States financial system.

Global News Trump Laces Into McCain Over His Opposition to Health Care Bill
Author: 0 Trump Laces Into McCain Over His Opposition to Health Care Bill

As Democrats are firmly against the replacement of former President Barack Obama's landmark legislation, almost every GOP senator will need to vote for Trump's bill for it to pass. "I believe we could do better working together, Republicans and Democrats, and have not yet really tried", this marks the second time Mr. McCain has opposed Republican health legislation at a critical moment.

Global News North Korea hints it could test hydrogen bomb in Pacific
Author: 0 North Korea hints it could test hydrogen bomb in Pacific

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobbed a string of insults at President Donald Trump on Friday, calling him a " mentally deranged U.S. dotard " and hinting at frightening new jweapons tests. Such peak interest was last seen on July 26, though IndiaToday.in could not verify if Kim Jong Un had released a statement using the word " dotard " then as well.

Global News DPRK top leader vows to retaliate over Trump speech
Author: 0 DPRK top leader vows to retaliate over Trump speech

North Korea threatened early Friday to detonate a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean in what the nation called the "highest level of hardline countermeasure in history". During his speech to the UN General Assembly, Trump said that Kim Jong-un is a " rocket man " who is on a suicide mission. Imports of textiles from North Korea would also be banned immediately, the statement said.

Global News China tells Japan not to abandon dialogue over North Korea
Author: 0 China tells Japan not to abandon dialogue over North Korea

There is a recent report from the U.S. Geological Survey of a magnitude 3.5 natural disaster that occurred 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea around 6:29 p.m. China, North Korea's most important trading partner, is one of the pariah state's few sources of hard currency. The head of the nuclear test monitoring agency CTBTO said on Saturday that analysts were "looking at unusual seismic activity of a much smaller magnitude" than the Sept 3 test in North Korea.

Global News Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'

Hours later, Kim's foreign minister told reporters in NY that Pyongyang could launch a nuclear missile test in response. In 2000, Ri accompanied Vice Marshal Jo Myong Rok, who was second-in-command of the North's powerful National Defense Commission behind Kim Jong Il, on a trip to the United States.

Global News Iran unveils new long-range ballistic missile
Author: 0 Iran unveils new long-range ballistic missile

Speaking during Friday's parade, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would press ahead with strengthening its missile capabilities and military defenses, the state-run broadcaster Press TV reported. "We can not allow it to happen", Liberman said. It was mainly a procedural move, but it was significant since reimposing nuclear-related sanctions could lead Iran to end its compliance with the deal and revert back to rapid uranium enrichment, something it's threatened to do if the ...

Global News UC Berkeley's 'Free Speech Week' officially canceled
Author: 0 UC Berkeley's 'Free Speech Week' officially canceled

Milo Yiannopoulos was whisked away in a auto after a brief appearance at the University of California, Berkeley that drew a few dozen supporters and a slightly larger crowd protesting the right-wing provocateur. University police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in response, and Berkeley officials estimated the school suffered $100,000 in damage. Milo Yiannopoulos was whisked away in a auto after a brief appearance at the school that drew a few dozen supporters and a slightly larger crowd ...

Author: 0 Trump has Again Criticized the Nuclear Agreement with Iran

The test firing of the missile is likely to fuel tensions with Washington . In defiance of threats from President Donald Trump , Iran showed off a new long-range ballistic missile capable of reaching targets in the Middle East, including Israel, during a military parade on Friday.

Global News Reports disagree whether North Korea quake was man-made
Author: 0 Reports disagree whether North Korea quake was man-made

Mr Kim's words follow the US President's threat to totally destroy North Korea , comments described by the North Korean dictator as the most ferocious declaration of a war in history . SEP 19 Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime AUG 8 They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen Kim Jong Un SEP 22 I will tame the mentally deranged United States dotard with fire.

Global News China imposes limits on oil supply to North Korea
Author: 0 China imposes limits on oil supply to North Korea

The Chinese Commerce Ministry said it would ban exports of condensate and liquefied natural gas to North Korea and limit textile imports from the North, starting 12 a.m. China accounts for around 90 per cent of North Korea's trade, so Beijing's cooperation is critical to any efforts to derail Pyongyang's development of nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.

Global News China to limit oil product exports to North Korea
Author: 0 China to limit oil product exports to North Korea

North Korea has described the September 3 incident as a test of an advanced hydrogen bomb for a long-range missile, marking a dramatic escalation of the regime's stand-off with the United States and its allies. "These sanctions will be forward looking, and applied to behavior that occurs following the date of the Executive Order", he added at a press conference.

Global News MUGABE WATCHES: Trump And Kim Call Each Other Mad
Author: 0 MUGABE WATCHES: Trump And Kim Call Each Other Mad

The remarks came after months of escalating tensions over advances in the rogue weapons programme operated by Pyongyang, which has defied tough sanctions to launch its sixth and largest nuclear test and to fire a series of missiles over Japan.

Global News China's central bank tells banks to stop doing business with North Korea
Author: 0 China's central bank tells banks to stop doing business with North Korea

Specifically, he said it enhances the Treasury Department's authority to target those conducting significant trade with the regime, including by sanctioning foreign banks. China , considered being North Korea's most important trading partner and one of its only source of hard currency, on Saturday, moved to limit North Korea's oil supply and stop buying textile from Pyongyang.

Global News Category 2 Hurricane Maria Could Hit US East Coast
Author: 0 Category 2 Hurricane Maria Could Hit US East Coast

Maria , now a Category 2 Hurricane with maximum sustained winds nearing 110 miles per hour, is expected to moving toward the north of the coast at 9 miles per hour. "The impacts don't change much but we're not looking at the Category 3 storm that we have right now", Panovich said. "On one hand, Lee is expected to remain in a relatively unstable and low-shear environment for the next several days".

Global News Russian general killed fighting Islamic State in east Syria
Author: 0 Russian general killed fighting Islamic State in east Syria

The Russian Defense Ministry released aerial footage of the Daesh (ISIS) positions north of Syria's city of Deir ez-Zor that showed the United States equipment deployed in the area. ISIS has controlled the Conoco gas field since 2014. Syrian government forces and the USA -backed SDF are in a race to take control of energy resources in Syria located in Deir ez-Zor province, and according to SDF spokesman Nasser Haj Mansour, the militia seized the Conoco gas field Saturday, ripping it ...

Global News Maine's Collins puts another nail in coffin of Obamacare repeal
Author: 0 Maine's Collins puts another nail in coffin of Obamacare repeal

Rand Paul have come out against the bill and said they won't vote for it, and Alaska Sen. The real rub lies with Senators Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins , the Republican women who have displayed genuine integrity throughout the RAGFY process and opposed each successive monstrosity.

Global News 1 dead, multiple injured in shooting at Tennessee church
Author: 0 1 dead, multiple injured in shooting at Tennessee church

Aaron says Samson has been discharged from Vanderbilt University Hospital and charging warrants are being obtained. The victim left the church, went to his vehicle, got his gun, and went back inside the church. " This is a mass casualty situation ", the department said. Police described him as a "extraordinarily courageous". Spann is a Tennessee native, graduating from Hume-Fogg High School in Nashville and David Lipscomb College, according to a biography on a website for a church where he ...

Global News Moeen Ali hits 53-ball hundred against Windies
Author: 0 Moeen Ali hits 53-ball hundred against Windies

They shared a fourth-wicket stand of 132 as Root became the highest scorer in all formats in an English global season. The tourists were in no mood to go too quietly, despite Liam Plunkett's maiden five-wicket haul, and took the match maximum count to 28 - Chris Gayle (94) with six, including three in succession off Moeen - in their 245 all out.

Global News China warns of 'complicated' situation on Korean Peninsula
Author: 0 China warns of 'complicated' situation on Korean Peninsula

South Korea's weather agency said a magnitude 3.2 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday close to where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural . A magnitude 3.4 quake has been detected in North Korea. "As long as North Korea continues its provocations, South Korea will keep considering various actions in cooperation with the U.S.to intensify global pressure on North Korea", the foreign ministry said.

Global News New Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers: Prediction, preview, pick to win
Author: 0 New Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers: Prediction, preview, pick to win

Newton simply didn't look healthy against the Saints' woeful defense, making only a handful of accurate throws all afternoon. New Orleans held the Panthers (2-1) to just two field goals in the first half, and the pass defense limited Carolina quarterback Cam Newton to an incredibly inefficient game as he finished 17 of 28 for 167 yards with three interceptions and a 43.8 passer rating.

Global News China says N.Korean quake 'suspected explosion'
Author: 0 China says N.Korean quake 'suspected explosion'

The first sign Pyongyang has conducted a nuclear test is usually seismic activity. But the official from the South Korean agency said the analysis of seismic waves and the lack of sound waves clearly showed that the quake wasn't caused by an artificial explosion.

Global News Russia's Lavrov again scoff at interference claims
Author: 0 Russia's Lavrov again scoff at interference claims

Kim, whom Trump belittles as "Rocket Man", also questioned the sanity of the USA leader, referring to the "mentally deranged behavior of the U.S. president openly expressing on the United Nations arena the unethical will to "totally destroy" a sovereign state".

Global News Tiny Dominica calls for help after Hurricane Maria
Author: 0 Tiny Dominica calls for help after Hurricane Maria

Rescuers raced against time to reach trapped residents. "It is my hope that we do not have any more deaths". Rossello told CNN the island is lacking communications and the preliminary assessment at this point is 13 fatalities. Joaquin Rebollo, a 69-year-old steelworker who lives in the capital San Juan, said: "It's like we're in Venice. Farmers recount to me they were at their homes, their roofs went, they went to shelter somewhere else and that roof also went, so there was very little ...

Global News Alwar godman Falahari Maharaj arrested on rape charges
Author: 0 Alwar godman Falahari Maharaj arrested on rape charges

Meanwhile, Falahari baba's photgraphs with top BJP leaders are widely circulated by social media users ever since report of his arrests in the rape case was made public. It was discovered that the c recommended a woman to do the internship as a senior lawyer in New Delhi. During the night, the baba called the woman in his room and allegedly sexually assaulted her, the ASP said, quoting from the complaint.

Global News U.S. bombers and jets sent past North Korea in show of force
Author: 0 U.S. bombers and jets sent past North Korea in show of force

The U.S. flew bombers and fighter jets along the North Korean coast Saturday to send a message about the "military options" open to America in dealing with Kim Jong Un 's regime, the Pentagon said. with a nuclear-tipped missile. He has also threatened to target waters off Guam, which North Korea resents as a major U.S. military outpost in the region.

Global News Hurricane Maria may cause 'dangerous' beach conditions in U.S. southeast
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria may cause 'dangerous' beach conditions in U.S. southeast

The hurricane center said Maria will move between an area of high pressure to its east and a trough of low pressure to its west. Though Maria is expected to stay well east of the United States, swells will affect Bermuda, the Bahamas and the southeastern coast of the United States, causing rip currents and life-threatening surf this weekend.

Author: 0 Kim Jong Un calls Trump a 'mentally deranged United States dotard'

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho also said on Thursday that Kim was considering testing "an unprecedented scale hydrogen bomb" over the Pacific in response Trump's United Nations speech. MCEVERS: And he demeaned Trump's rhetoric, saying he was, quote, "surely a rogue and a gangster fond of playing with fire rather than a politician".

Global News I Will Tame 'Mentally Deranged' Trump With Fire - Kim Jong Un
Author: 0 I Will Tame 'Mentally Deranged' Trump With Fire - Kim Jong Un

In a rare statement by a leader of North Korea, Kim on Friday vowed to take countermeasures against the U.S. over Trump's threats regarding Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programmes. The comments were released on official state media. Describing the US president as "a rogue and a gangster fond of playing with fire", Kim said Trump was "unfit to hold the prerogative of supreme command of a country".

Global News Trump to add sanctions against North Korea
Author: 0 Trump to add sanctions against North Korea

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho arrives at Kennedy International Airport in New York City on September 20 in advance of his keynote speech at the United Nations. "It is truly terrifying if something goes wrong". For practical reasons - the impossibility of paying out, being one - you can't bet on whether or not the end of the world is nigh, but the rhetoric from worldwide leaders this week means nuclear war feels more likely now than it has for decades.

Global News Raashi Khanna watches Jai Lava Kusa with fans in London
Author: 0 Raashi Khanna watches Jai Lava Kusa with fans in London

Yesterday, another trade analyst Ramesh Bala had tweeted, "Outside Telugu States, #JaiLavaKusa has opened well in #Chennai, #Bengaluru and #Mumbai yesterday". NTR also becomes the first Telugu Hero to have a hattrick of 1.5 Million Dollar films when Jai Lava Kusa gets there probably by the end of this weekend.

Global News Justin Thomas pokes fun at Jason Dufner's ripped trousers
Author: 0 Justin Thomas pokes fun at Jason Dufner's ripped trousers

Jon Rahm, Gary Woodland, Patrick Reed and Justin Rose are all a shot adrift of the lead, with Brooks Koepka, Jason Dufner and Xander Schauffele one further back. Dustin Johnson, the No 3 seed, is not out of the picture after his bogey-free round. Spieth is one of five players who can win the FedEx title with victory at East Lake.

Global News Odinga accused of fearing new presidential elections
Author: 0 Odinga accused of fearing new presidential elections

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission on Thursday set a new date for Kenya's violence-marred presidential election. The Supreme Court in Kenya on Wednesday has announced its full judgment on the nullified August presidential elections "which were neither transparent nor verifiable", the BBC reported on Wednesday afternoon.

Author: 0 Iran launches new missile in defiance of warnings by US

Rouhani called Trump's " ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric" about Iran unfit to be heard at the United Nations. There has been some sympathy for the United States position from France, whose President Emmanuel Macron said the deal could be expanded to ban missile tests and cut a sunset clause in the nuclear agreement that would see Iran resume some uranium enrichment from 2025.

Author: 0 Kim and Trump are fighting like kindergarten children: Russian Federation

Trump's threat of military action and his unwillingness to back down in the face of North Korean nuclear and missile tests are indeed in contrast to the positions held by previous US presidents. As Pyongyang continues to move ahead with its nuclear programme, tension builds up in the Korean Peninsula. Exports of refined petroleum to the North will be limited to two million barrels per year, effective January 1, the Commerce Ministry said.