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Iran on US Nuclear Posture Review: Doctrine Menaces Destruction of Human Race

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The US nuclear doctrine, published on Friday, said that Russian Federation and China have added new types of nuclear capabilities to their arsenals, engaging in "increasingly aggressive behavior, including in outer space and cyberspace". "We hope the USA side will discard its "cold-war mentality", shoulder its own special and primary responsibility for nuclear disarmament, understand correctly China's strategic intentions and take a fair view on China's national defence and military ... Read More »

US wants credible talks with N. Korea -- envoy

President Trump touting his mental health as proof that he can solve the North Korea crisis notwithstanding, a New York Times report seems to indicate that Pentagon officials think otherwise. South Korean President Moon Jae-In agreed with his US counterpart, saying he gave "a lot of credit to President Trump" and that he wanted to express his 'gratitude'. Read More »

Brace yourselves! Snow and ice warnings issued for the week ahead

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Temperatures could plunge into the minuses in the capital and as low as -10 in parts of Scotland . Craig Snell from the Met Office told Sun Online: "Commuters travelling on Monday morning in London and the south east should check travel options before heading out, because it will snow during rush hour". Read More »

Sharma shines on Sunday at Maybank Championship

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It has been a tight affair in Kuala Lumpur all week and Saturday proved no different, with 13 different players holding a share of the lead at some point during round three. Sharma, who was 18th after the third round, made five birdies across six holes beginning at the fourth before another five on the back nine saw him add to the Joburg Open crown he won in December. Read More »

North Korean skaters begin training for PyeongChang Games

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James Thurman, will be part of the delegation . Last month, a White House official said Pence plans to use his attendance at the Winter Olympics to try to counter what he sees as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's effort to "hijack" the games with a propaganda campaign. Read More »

Fort Worth Zoo's Super Bowl LII pick runs afowl

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The last time Salty "predicted" the Super Bowl victor, he was undone by the Seattle Seahawks' goal-line play-calling and the New England Patriots' legendary mystique three years ago. The Cincinnati Zoo gave her another shot to predict the outcome of the game when they presented her with the boxes again, this time on land, with a fresh head of lettuce atop each box. Read More »

South Indian Actress molested on a train

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When I opened my eyes, his hand was on my lips. She added that though she grabbed the hand of the man and started shouting, no one came for her help. "I was screaming... Sanusha has done over 40 Tamil and Telugu films along with a few popular television series. "We have arrested the accused under IPC section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) and he has been remanded to judicial custody till 15 February", PTI reported quoting an official. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory in effect Sunday morning for possible wintry mix

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As temperatures fall Sunday night, anything that is wet and untreated will likely freeze. Single-digit wind chills are expected Saturday morning for much of the Midwest, including Chicago, Columbus and Detroit . The National Weather Service says the weekend will start with a sunny Saturday. However, if a storm track holds together, Tuesday and Tuesday night could see another 5-8 inches of snow falling in this part of Ohio. Read More »

Passenger and freight trains collide in SC

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The Red Cross tweeted that disaster trained volunteers were responding at the scene. An emergency response plan has been activated to provide full support. Passengers were also rushed to Palmetto Health Center. According to the Lexington Sheriff's Department, at least two people died in the crash between an Amtrak train and a CSX freight train. Read More »

Knicks, Joakim Noah mutually agree on indefinite leave

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It's since been revealed that the reason for Noah's departure was that he was exiled from the team after a heated exchange between he and head coach Jeff Hornacek that almost turned physical. In order for another team to trade for Noah, the Knicks would have to give up a draft pick or young players, something that NY is unwilling to do at this point, according to Wojnarowski. Read More »

Suspect in Havat Gilad murder arrested

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During the night, IDF forces and the Israel Police arrested nine wanted terrorists suspected of involvement in terrorist activities, popular terror, and violent disturbances against civilians and security forces.They were taken for questioning. Read More »

GOP senators urge Trump to stay in NAFTA

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The dollar's recent weakness has been in focus as well, notably with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's comments at the World Economic Forum in Davos last week that a dollar devaluation could boost USA exports and thus may be desirable. Read More »

Palestinian president to attend UN Security Council's meeting on Middle East

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On December 6, U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel by announcing the relocation of the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The meeting was addressed by the UNRWA chief Pierre Krahenbuhl, who described the U.S. funding cut as "the most severe crisis" in the agency's history and appealed to Arab nations to help make up the shortfall. Read More »

Fight erupts at Jacob Rees Mogg event held at UWE

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Politicians across the British political spectrum criticized a recent violent incident that took place at the University of West England (UWE) in Bristol and involved Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg. Mr Rees-Mogg, who has been tipped as his party's next leader, had been speaking at the University's Politics and International Relations Society. "And people like me, who advocate freedom of speech, support it when it's not exactly what we want, as well as when it is what we want". Read More »

The good and bad of Trump's State of the Union

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Trump also said in his tweet that Fox News , his favorite network, drew more viewers for the State of the Union speech than other networks for the first time . @ FoxNews beat every other Network, for the first time ever, with 11.7 million people tuning in. Though it varies, the total number of viewers tends to decline for each State of the Union address throughout a presidency. Read More »

Ship with 22 Indians goes missing off West Africa

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The possibility of the oil tanker being hijacked can not be ruled out, considering the high-monetary value of the cargo it was laden with, the authorities said. While another crew member is reported to be from Kerala's Kozhikode, the identities of remaining 20 are yet to be published. The next day, at 2.36 am, satellite tracking showed the ship missing from anchorage in the Gulf of Guinea. Read More »

Lana Del Rey Kidnapping Attempt Stopped by Police

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According to a statement released by the Orlando Police Department on Saturday, the man named Michael Hunt has been held after a tip-off they received about a possible kidnapping threat to Rey, whose real name is Elizabeth Woolridge Grant. Read More »

Taliban bomber kills 11 soldiers in Pak's Swat Valley

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The injured soldiers have been shifted to Kabal hospital. Pakistan launched an operation in the tribal areas in June 2014, in which 3,500 alleged militants have been killed, according to the Army's data, which has not been independently verified. Read More »

Aussies third in NZ sevens, Fiji win title

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It was a solid day for Clark Laidlaw's troops. "We didn't get the result that we wanted last week so we've come into this week with a lot of detail about what we wanted to achieve", Koroi said. Fiji beat Wales 28-0, Spain 24-12 and Australia , winners of last weekend's Sydney tournament, 26-15. Fiji's Sevuloni Mocenacagi and Samoa's Gordon Langkilde were each cited under law 9.12 for a unsafe tackle with a striking arm, with both cases heard by World Rugby Judicial Officer Helen Morgan. Read More »

BJP lost Rajasthan bypolls as Padmaavat wasn't banned, says Karni Sena

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The Congress won both Lok Sabha seats and the lone Assembly constituency where by-elections were held and whose results were announced on Thursday. Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot with party leader Raghu Sharma , who won from Ajmer , on Thursday. Farmer's agitation in party of Rajasthan past year has been a matter of concern for the BJP which has already peaked in the state. Read More »

Egypt unveils tomb of ancient priestess

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The tomb was found during excavation work in Giza's western cemetery by a team of Egyptian archaeologists led by Mostafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities. The tomb dates back more than 4,300 years. Archaeologists discovered the tomb of a royal official named Hetpet on the Giza Plateau. Throughout 2017, the Antiquities Ministry made a string of discoveries across Egypt - including some in the southern city Luxor known for its spectacular temples and tombs ... Read More »

N.Korean Escapees Tell Trump About Their Ordeals

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To these protestors, this is a Northern propaganda coup, and the South is being taken for a ride. It isn't clear how much of the Olympics North Koreans will be able to see. The United States and South Korea maintain that the annual exercises, which have been carried out regularly for almost 40 years, are strictly defensive and non-provocative. Read More »