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Shaanxi prospers from Belt and Road development

And this weekend, some of the world's most powerful leaders are gathering in Beijing for a summit centered on One Belt, One Road. Launched almost four years a...


North Korea Sends Angry Letter to Congress Protesting 'Heinous' Sanctions

DeTrani, a former Central Intelligence Agency official who served as the State Department's special envoy for six-party talks with North Korea prior to their br...


Trusted news keeps communities safe

Over the last few years I have become fully aware of the trust that exists between local journalists and those people with whom they have interviewed on serious...


Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to 'leak' conversations

President Donald Trump lashed out in a series of tweets Friday morning amid a firestorm over the abrupt firing of FBI Director James Comey, defending the shifti...


Donald Trump speaks with new South Korean president

Trump also announced plans to send a team of senior advisors to South Korea to discuss the matter of Moon's U.S. visit and said Moon would be welcomed with resp...


Former Rep. Brown found guilty in charity scam

BRET BAIER: Former Florida Democratic Congresswoman Corrine Brown has been found guilty on 18 fraud and tax evasion charges. One Door was not a registered nonpr...


Kremlin says may retaliate against USA over expulsion of Russian diplomats

Russian President Vladimir Putin "has a few times announced his readiness for such meetings [with U.S. President Trump], his readiness to develop our relations ...


Police arraign Islamic cleric for insulting Emir Sanusi

A motion by Ibrahim Gama (Nasarawa council), frowed at comments credited to the emir on the proposed Kano light rail project. " We only spent four days (in ...


Islamic State terrorist Prakash will be extradited to Australia in months: PM

Australia's most wanted terrorist, Neil Prakash, is expected to be extradited from Turkey "within months" to face trial, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says. T...


Mishra should be hospitalised, say doctors

On May 9, in another letter, Mishra challenged the AAP chief to contest elections against him. Sacked Water Minister Kapil Mishra's "satyagraha" fast to pro...


South Korea to send special envoys on THAAD, DPRK to China

North Korea on Thursday urged Moon's government to end what it considers confrontational policies, including joint drills with the USA military. He also recentl...


Fog lifting over Federal Bureau of Investigation firing?

President Donald Trump lashed out at journalists Friday morning in a lengthy tweetstorm about how "it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium with ...


General Election: Jeremy Corbyn rejects claims he is a pacifist

In a speech to the Chatham House worldwide affairs think tank on Friday, Mr Corbyn will say he will do "everything necessary to protect the safety and security...


Senate Committee Subpoenas Former Trump Adviser Flynn Over Russia

The United States Senate Intelligence Committee issued a subpoena on Wednesday (US local time) demanding documents related to Russian Federation from US Pre...


Donald Trump on Israeli-Palestinian peace deal: 'We will get it done'

The meeting with Mr Abbas, the Western-backed head of the Palestinian Authority, was another test of whether Mr Trump, in office a little more than 100 days, is...


South Korea's Moon to send envoys to Beijing to ease tensions

South Korea's new liberal president has vowed to immediately tackle the rising tensions over North Korea's nuclear ambitions. Relations between the two Koreas...


Trump tax returns show little income from Russian sources -president's lawyers

Morgan Lewis, a global law firm with 30 offices in cities around the world including NY and Moscow, was named Russia Law Firm of the Year in 2016 by London-base...


PM Nawaz leaves for China

Wei Zengjun (center), Shaanxi's deputy governor, briefs the media at a news conference on May 12, 2017, ahead of the Belt and Road Forum for International Coope...


Trump asked James Comey to pledge his loyalty to him

Comey declined, instead offering "honest". But establishing that Comey's firing was obstruction of justice involves proving Trump's state of mind. "[The pre...


China missile launch was DIRECT WAR THREAT to U.S. and Carl Vinson

Zhou Chenming, from the Knowfar Institute for Strategic and Defence Studies, a Chinese think tank, said: "The test might involve variants of new missile types, ...


Puerto Rico turns to courts for debt protection

Rossello said a federal control board overseeing the island's finances agreed with his request to put certain debts before a federal bankruptcy court. "Make no ...


Hope for improved China, South Korea relations after leaders speak

But until Thursday, South Korea had not been invited. Moon told his Chinese counterpart that he plans to send a special delegation to Beijing for talks on Nor...


S. Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

Moon said in his first speech as president on Wednesday he would immediately begin efforts to defuse security fears on the Korean peninsula and would negotiate ...


Nigeria Chibok girls: 103 freed girls to go back to school

Eighty-two of the Chibok girls , who were kidnapped by the militants in April 2014, were released on Saturday as part of a prisoner swap between the Nigerian ...


USA warns against N.Korea travel after new arrest

Ltd., met Kim in Dandong, on North Korea's border with China, to give him communications equipment and cash. As North Korea has been puzzled over whose side C...


Explaining Comey's firing challenges White House advisers

The White House has not commented on the story to CBS News, although Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told the Times , "We don't believe this to b...


PM Modi invites S Korean Prez Moon Jae-in to visit India

Special envoys to Russia, Japan and the United States will reportedly be the ruling party members Song Young-gil and Moon Hee-sang as well as the former head of...


Trump calls Macron to congratulate him on election win

Macron beat the far right's Marine Le Pen by 66.1% to 33.9% in France's presidential election. Macron's improbable rise was greatly assisted by the implosion ...


Korea sends protest to US Congress over sanctions

Mission is calling what it says was a "terrorist" plot by the US and South Korean intelligence agencies to kill leader Kim Jung Un a "declaration of war". The U...


UNESCO adopts resolution calling Jerusalem 'occupied'

The resolution, adopted Tuesday by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), declared all Israeli legislation relating to Jerusalem's ...


Talks under way to secure release of more kidnapped schoolgirls

The District Head of Chibok, the member representing Chibok at the Borno State Assembly as well as other stake-holders from the community took time to speak to ...


Republican Obamacare Replacement Plan Could Take Until Next Elections, Senator Predicts

Perhaps more significantly, 52 percent of those polled a few months ago agreed with the statement that "it is the responsibility of the federal government to ...


Central Intelligence Agency establishes mission center focused on North Korea

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Pompeo said in mid-January that Pyongyang remained one of the most significant global threats to the United States and ...


Chinese -president calls Korean-counterpart

China has rigorously objected to the deployment of the U.S. missile defense system in South Korea, saying it destabilized regional security and did little to cu...


Acting FBI director undercuts White House on Comey firing

You know that. I know that. Trump said he already knew he wasn't. That's because shortly after President Trump made his stunning decision to fire FBI Direc...