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  • US President Donald Trump casts doubt over Iran nuclear deal after missile test

    US President Donald Trump casts doubt over Iran nuclear deal after missile test

    President Donald Trump gave a stark warning that cast growing uncertainty over whether a nuclear deal clinched with Iran would survive after the Islamic republic tested a new medium-range missile. Iran just test-fired a Ballistic Missile capable of reaching Israel. They are also working wit...

    Six people injured in suspected London acid attack

    Six people injured in suspected London acid attack

    In UK, six people were injured yesterday after a group of males reportedly sprayed a noxious substance in a number of attacks in an area around a shopping centre in east London. Police said, the incident was not being treated as terror-related. A police spokesman said, the attacks occu...

    Indonesia issues highest level alert for volcano on Bali

    Indonesia issues highest level alert for volcano on Bali

    Indonesia has issued its highest level alert for a volcano on Bali, warning that an eruption of Mount Agung could be imminent. About 10,000 people have already been evacuated, with officials urging people to stay at least nine kilometres away from Mount Agung. Official said tremors have bee...

    Working with India to take ties forward post-Dokalam: China

    Working with India to take ties forward post-Dokalam: China

    The Chinese Consul General has said that India and China are working together to take forward their relationship leaving behind the Doklam episode. Chinese Consul General Ma Zhanwu said this while addressing an event to mark the 68th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of C...

    3.4 magnitude earthquake hits North Korea

    3.4 magnitude earthquake hits North Korea

    In North Korea, a 3 point 4 magnitude earthquake reported to have occurred near a nuclear test site where previous quakes have occurred during weapons' tests Chinese seismologists said it was a suspected explosion. But South Korea says that it could be a natural quake not caused by a nuclear...

    6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Mexico city

    6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Mexico city

    A powerful 6 point 2-magnitude earthquake today hit Mexico City just days after a 7.1 magnitude quake hit Mexico City, destroying buildings, and killing nearly 300 people. A Mexican monitoring body has said that there are reports of buildings shaking. It is not immediately clear if the trem...

    Dominica: 15 people dead in Hurricane Maria

    Dominica: 15 people dead in Hurricane Maria

    Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has said, at least 15 people are dead and 20 others are missing in Hurricane Maria. The hurricane ripped through Dominica as a category four storm, damaging hundreds of homes. The storm later devastated Puerto Rico, leaving the whole island without p...

    All options available to deal with North Korea: Japanese PM at UNGA

    All options available to deal with North Korea: Japanese PM at UNGA

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rallied behind the US warning that all options are available to deal with North Korea and declared the time for dialogue over. Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, Abe said there is not much time left to take action on North Korea which in recen...

    Hurricane Maria causes heavy flooding, widespread damage in Puerto Rico

    Hurricane Maria causes heavy flooding, widespread damage in Puerto Rico

    Hurricane Maria has destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across Puerto Rico and triggered heavy flooding. Leaving at least nine people dead in its wake across the Caribbean, Hurricane Maria blew ashore in the southeast coastal town of Yabucoa as a Category 4 storm with winds of 25...

    Magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Vanuatu

    Magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Vanuatu

    A strong 6(point)4-magnitude earthquake struck near the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Thursday. The US Geological Survey said the quake hit about 143 kilometres southeast of the capital Port Vila at a depth of 200 kilometres. The Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there ...

    Merkel set to be German chancellor for fourth term: Polls

    Merkel set to be German chancellor for fourth term: Polls

    German Chancellor, Angela Merkel is set to be German chancellor for fourth term in the general election next Sunday. Latest opinion polls conducted just days before the election unanimously forecast that Merkel, who has been in power since 2005, will remain at the helm of the next government. ...

    Sri Lankan President urges UN to consider government efforts towards human rights

    Sri Lankan President urges UN to consider government efforts towards human rights

    Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has called upon the international community to seriously consider the tremendous progress made by his government towards reconciliation, human rights and the rule of law. Addressing the UN General assembly in New York Wednesday morning, Sirisena asse...

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