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by | September 24, 2017 | 02:14

He also emphasized that any move on the part of Washington to renege on the nuclear agreement with Iran , known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA ), indicates that the United States can not be trusted and has no perspective at all on the past, present or future.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:14

Ri Yong Ho spoke to reporters in NY shortly after Kim made an unprecedented televised statement , accusing Trump of being "mentally deranged". The president said: " Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and his regime", mocking Kim even as he sketched out potentially cataclysmic consequences.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:12

North Korea has a limited energy production capacity, but does refine some petroleum from crude oil, which is not banned under the latest United Nations agreement. Also Thursday, Trump issued an executive order expanding the Treasury Department's ability to target anyone conducting significant trade in goods, services or technology with North Korea and to ban them from the USA financial system.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:06

London Ambulance Service tweeted that they had treated at least five patients after sending paramedics and a fleet of ambulances. There were 431 acid attacks in London past year, 398 of which were carried out in Stratford's borough of Newham.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:03

However, he noted that Singapore is particularly vulnerable and receptive to foreign infections, owing to the large migratory foreign workforce and the influx of travellers from neighbouring countries. The standard frontline option for treating malaria is artemisinin in combination with other drugs. But as artemisinin has become less effective, the parasite has now evolved to resist piperaquine too, researchers said.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:57

Trump responded to Kim's threats on Twitter on Friday morning, calling him a "madman" who "will be tested like never before". " They can reach the USA mainland". Pyongyang has been slapped with even tougher United Nations sanctions after it conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on 3 September, prompting Trump to use " fire and fury " if necessary and not ruling out military intervention.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:57

The area isn't where natural earthquakes normally occur. The CTBTO, or Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty Organization, which monitors nuclear tests , and officials of the South Korean meteorological agency also said they believed it was a natural quake.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:47

CCRIF SPC (formerly the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility) announced Friday that Dominica will receive a payout of US$19,294,800 under its tropical cyclone policy following the passage of Hurricane Maria on September 18 - 19. This payout will be made within 14 days of the hurricane, said CCRIF. Every part of the country, either 95 per cent, or 99 per cent or 85 per cent, everywhere in Dominica has received a serious beating.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:46

North Korea has been struck by a 3.4 scale natural disaster that China says may have been caused by an explosion. The seismic activity came just hours before North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, who warned on Thursday that North Korea could consider a hydrogen bomb test of an unprecedented scale over the Pacific, was due to address the United Nations General Assembly in NY.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:41

The police also sought a medical board report, in which the Baba was declared physically and mentally healthy. The arrest of the self-styled baba evoked instant reactions on social media, where users were quick to highlight his proximity to BJP leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and the RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:40

The news came as diplomats at the United Nations in a show of unity condemned North Korea's nuclear and missile tests. Adding more to the tension, North Korea is reportedly developing a nuclear-powered submarine. He said that 19 September marked the 12th anniversary of the Six-Party talks Joint Statement, in which the parties, including China , formulated a roadmap towards the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula .

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:26

Kim's statement was in response to Trump's combative speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday in which he mocked Kim as " Rocket Man " on a "suicide mission" and said that if "forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea ".

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:21

University spokesman Dan Mogulof said, "It is extremely unfortunate that this announcement was made at the last minute, even as the University was in the process of spending significant sums of money and preparing for substantial disruption of campus life in order to provide the needed security for these events.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:16

In a response, Kim threatened to "tame" Trump with "fire". The North, which says it needs nuclear weapons to protect itself against the threat of a U.S. American bombers and fighter escorts have flown to the farthest point north of the border between North and South Korea by any such US aircraft this century.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:11

As Stoinis steamed in to bowl the fourth delivery of the over, Jadhav failed to connect and the ball apparently struck Wade in the groin. There was an exchange of words when skipper Virat Kohli took a single off the misfield of Mathew Wade as he was struggling in the heat of Eden Gardens.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:52

Hurricane Maria will most likely be at least something of a problem for the Outer Banks of North Carolina, even if it passes hundreds of miles offshore. Jose is a tropical storm with winds of 50 mph and is centered about 155 miles to the southeast of Nantucket. As tropical storm warnings for portions of New England continue, Jose is now a post-tropical cyclone.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:49

After North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's rare speech in which he warned that the US will pay for threatening his country, US President Donald Trump responded . "S. dotard with fire", he concludes. The dictionary's Twitter account says searches for the term were "high as a kite" once Jong Un's comments were released.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:46

Trump's United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) speech on Tuesday in which he said he would have no choice but "to totally destroy North Korea " if the USA was threatened. The U.S . and North Korea have gone back and forth in recent weeks. North Korea will consider the "highest level of hardline countermeasure in history", Kim said, without elaborating, a possible indication of more powerful weapons tests on the horizon.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:43

Kim made the remarks on September 22 in response to recent USA -led sanctions efforts and a threat Trump made on September 19 in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly. He said Trump had insulted his country in the eyes of the world, and threatened to "surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged USA dotard with fire".

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:27

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ( IEBC ) chairman Wafula Chebukati said James Muhati, who is the director of ICT, Paul Mugo, the ICT coordinator, and Boniface Wamae, an ICT Officer, failed to deliver their mandate in the bungled August 8 polls.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:24

Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano thinks there is a deal to be had in the current renegotiation of NAFTA, if the deterioration of relations between the United States and Mexico doesn't get in the way of finding common goals. Reports suggest the U.S.is looking at raising the North American content to more than 70 per cent and adding an American content requirement of anywhere from 35 to 50 per cent.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:21

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) pasted two notices on the main gate of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's Jati Umra residence on Friday, restraining him from selling the residential property and summoning him to appear before Islamabad's accountability court on Sept 26.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:18

Kimmel concluded by urging Cassidy and fellow GOP lawmakers to reach across the aisle to fix the health care system. Lindsey Graham indicates that he was not honest. "About 24 mins more than Trump has". It would have been more honest of him to admit that he got talking points from a top Democrat instead of pretending he was studiously and objectively poring over the legislation.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:21

During his speech at the General Assembly on Tuesday, the USA president accused Iran of engaging in "destabilizing activities" in the region. He also called the deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), "one of the worst" deal the USA has ever signed.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:18

Trump unveiled the new measures as he met with the leaders of allies Japan and South Korea, even as key players China and Russian Federation voiced unease with his more aggressive approach. "We will continue our efforts in the diplomatic arena, but all of our military options, as the president has said, is on the table". "We can not deny the possibility it may fly over our country", said Itsunori Onodera, the Japanese defence minister.