US says it detected failed NKorean missile launch

US says it detected failed NKorean missile launch

South Korean and U.S. foreign and defense ministers hold "two plus two" ministerial talks at the State Department in Washington, U.S. Wednesday. Discussions included further strengthening and expanding bilateral ties and ensuring deterrence on the Korean Peninsula, Carter said. Read More

Delta unveils employee uniforms designed by Zac Posen

Delta unveils employee uniforms designed by Zac Posen

Posen collaborated with Lands' End, offering design inspiration and color consultation to the Dodgeville, Wisc. -based retailer which will manufacture and supply the uniforms. The facelifts include new fuel-efficient airliners that have updated interiors created to match their newly-outfitted staff. It is the first overhaul in uniforms for Delta Airlines in a decade, which is the number two USA airline. Read More

India, US would be 'best friends' if elected as president

India, US would be 'best friends' if elected as president

A few Trump protesters too had gathered outside the venue at the start of the event holding banners against the 70-year- old billionaire tycoon. They say that they wanted to stress that many Hindus, Indian Americans and South Asians in general don't support Trump. Read More

Defiant Pakistan says Modi is misleading BRICS, BIMSTEC colleagues

Despite counties like the United States and Russian Federation supporting India's decision to carry out surgical strikes in Pakistan last month, China, which is building a $46 billion export corridor through Pakistan and parts of Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir to the Arabian Sea coast, has been cautious in its comments. Read More

No. 1 Alabama trounces No. 9 Tennessee in 49-10 runaway

No. 1 Alabama trounces No. 9 Tennessee in 49-10 runaway

In his second trip back to Neyland Stadium as a visitor, the former Tennessee head coach didn't need the last word in front of a hostile crowd. Saban said Knight's athleticism makes him a dual threat, so the Crimson Tide can't overcommit its resources to the passing game. Read More

Nintendo to release next-generation console teaser

Nintendo to release next-generation console teaser

There is no way the NX is going to stand up against Sony's PlayStation 5 or Microsoft's Xbox One. So how can you watch the Nintendo NX reveal trailer? Nintendo has yet to confirm these reports , nor has it detailed exactly what its new console will be. Read More

Union calls for 'bold' backing of Heathrow expansion plans

Cabinet ministers are due to debate whether to expand Heathrow when they meet tomorrow but a long-awaited decision will not be made public. A decision on Heathrow had already been delayed until after the 2015 election when Cameron appointed the Airports Commission led by former Financial Services Authority Chairman Howard Davies. Read More

RSS men should guard borders instead of jawans: Congress leader

RSS men should guard borders instead of jawans: Congress leader

Rebel Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Subash Velingkar on Tuesday accused Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar of picking and choosing RSS teachings according to his convenience and timing.Mr Velingkar said the former Goa Chief Minister should cancel government grants to English medium primary schools in the state if he really pays heed to the Sangh's values. Read More

Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

Hillary Clinton's campaign circulated an a list of almost 40 individuals, including Bill and Melinda Gates, former Attorney General Eric Holder and Vermont Sen. "I have organized names in rough food groups ", Podesta wrote in the e-mail. Reporter Alex Griswold also posted the letter on Twitter. Cory Booker, former Attorney General Eric Holder and former Massachusetts Gov. Read More

Police issue further warning over Killer Clown craze

Three of the incidents are believed to have met the threshold at which they are deemed to be a criminal offense. Superintendent Duncan Greenhalgh said: "Although these reports are not restricted to the Surrey area, we would urge people to refrain from such activity". Read More

Regulators: Pennsylvania health insurance premiums to rise

Premiums for the vast majority of these plans will climb at rates that were unimaginable before ObamaCare "fixed" the individual insurance market. Two insurers - Keystone Health Plan and Geisinger Quality Option - will also no longer offer plans on the ACA exchange for the state. Read More

Canadians say 'Stay great America' with #TellAmericaItsGreat

Canadians say 'Stay great America' with #TellAmericaItsGreat

In a riff off Republican nominee Donald Trump's divisive slogan "Make America Great Again", Canadians reminded the USA all of the things that already make the country wonderful in a video released by creative agency the Garden Collective. Read More

Moscow says Russian Federation and Syria are halting Aleppo air strikes for now

Russian warplanes on Tuesday halted their airstrikes on Syria's besieged city of Aleppo in preparation for a temporary pause in the military push that Moscow has announced for later in the week, the Russian defense minister said. The U.N. said Tuesday it was waiting for safety assurances from all sides before going in with "critical humanitarian assistance" for Aleppo's desperate population. Read More

US, Britain call for immediate ceasefire in Yemen

An American war ship in the Red Sea emerged unscathed Saturday after being targeted by a barrage of missiles fired from Yemen . A USA warship fired Tomahawks missiles into Yemen in retaliation on Wednesday, destroying three radar sites that defense officials believe played a role in the earlier attacks. Read More

Iran sentences 2 US men to 10 years jail

Iran sentences 2 US men to 10 years jail

Summary⎙ Print A year after the arrest of Iranian-American businessman Siamak Namazi, a video has appeared on social media with new footage of him. Siamak Namazi and his 80-year old father were convicted of "cooperating with the hostile American government" along with four other people including Nizar Zaka, a permanent United States resident from Lebanon who was arrested in November 2015. Read More

Chibok girls reunite with parents

Chibok girls reunite with parents

In other words, according to Reuters , Boko Haram has apparently split , with a large grouping departing from Shekau, over his failure to adhere to guidance from the Iraq and Syria-based Islamic State, which in August named Musab al-Barnawi as its new leader for West Africa. Read More

Typhoon Sarika causes death and destruction in Philippines, Vietnam

Typhoon Sarika causes death and destruction in Philippines, Vietnam

It was in October 13 that a low pressure area East of Samar developed into a tropical depression and was named "Karen", which intensified into a tropical storm that same day and further intensified into a typhoon the following day before making landfall in Baler, Aurora, on Oct. Read More

Amnesty: Nauru won't investigate crimes against refugees

Amnesty: Nauru won't investigate crimes against refugees

Further systemic failures included arbitrary arrests and intimidation of refugees and asylum seekers, and a failure to investigate crimes against them. 'Australia's offshore processing regime fits the definition of torture under global law, ' Amnesty said in a statement. Amnesty said it had since received confidential information in September that in the preceding two years there had not been a single prosecution involving refugees or asylum seekers as complainants in cases of assault, rape ... Read More

Iraq's reaction to Turkish military presence 'incomprehensible' - PM

Iraq's reaction to Turkish military presence 'incomprehensible' - PM

Iraq has requested an emergency U.N. Security Council session over the presence of Turkish troops in northern Iraq , a Foreign Ministry spokesman said Thursday, a development that highlights increasing tension between the two neighbors. Read More

Philippines says joint drills with USA put on hold

Since his election over the summer, Duterte has used testy language to describe criminals, drug users, the usa, and President Obama. Under Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, the US and Philippine militaries twice staged naval exercises near the disputed waters. Read More