North Korea Planning To Strike Guam After Trump's 'Fire And Fury' Warning

Tuesday, 08 August 2017 18:51
SEOUL/BEDMINSTER, N.J.: North Korea said on Wednesday it is considering plans for a missile strike on the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, just hours after President Donald Trump told the North that any threat to the United States would be…

'Dictators Set Pakistan Right, Civilians Ruined It': Pervez Musharraf

Thursday, 03 August 2017 15:57
ISLAMABAD: Military rule has always brought the country back on track whereas civilian governments have always derailed it, former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has said. In an interview with BBC Urdu on Wednesday, Mr Musharraf lauded Pakistan's former military dictators…

Chinese Army Can Defeat 'All Invading Enemies', Says Chinese President Xi Jinping

Sunday, 30 July 2017 11:15
BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping today claimed that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) has the confidence and capability to defeat all invading enemies as he inspected a massive military parade at the country's largest military base to mark the 90th…

As North Korea Intensifies Missile Program, The US Opens $11 Billion Base In South Korea

Sunday, 30 July 2017 11:12
CAMP HUMPHREYS, SOUTH KOREA: This small American city has four schools and five churches, an Arby's, a Taco Bell and a Burger King. The grocery store is offering a deal on Budweiser as the temperature soars, and out front there's…

'All US' Within Range, Says North Korea's Kim Jong-Un After Missile Test

Saturday, 29 July 2017 09:14
WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said Pyongyang's latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile confirmed all the US mainland was within striking range, state media reported Saturday. Kim said Friday's test demonstrated the North's ability to launch…

Nawaz Sharif Steps Down After Pak Supreme Court Disqualifies Him

Friday, 28 July 2017 13:47
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's top court on Friday disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from office after a damning corruption probe into his family wealth, cutting short his third stint in power and ordering a criminal investigation of his family. Sharif resigned from…

Pak PM Nawaz Sharif Disqualified By Supreme Court, Must Step Down

Friday, 28 July 2017 13:45
ISLAMABAD: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will have to step down immediately as the result of a corruption case, the country's Supreme Court ruled today as five judges unanimously disqualified him as an MP. "He is no more eligible to…

The Strange Role North Korea Is Playing In The Gulf Crisis

Thursday, 27 July 2017 11:32
In the ongoing diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf between Qatar and a rival Saudi-led bloc, an unusual role is being played by a country thousands of miles away: North Korea. In recent days, both sides of the dispute have…

After China Offers To Mediate In Kashmir, India's Firm Response

Friday, 14 July 2017 00:02
NEW DELHI: A day after China's latest snub on the border stand-off at Sikkim, the government has said that "diplomatic channels are available and are being used" to resolve the confrontation that began nearly a month ago. India has also…

North Korea Says 'Piece Of Cake' To Wipe Out South Korea: State Media

Saturday, 08 July 2017 12:31
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: Pyongyang warned it would be a "piece of cake" to destroy "gangster" South Korea, state media reported Thursday, as it raged against Seoul for a joint missile drill with the US following its landmark intercontinental ballistic missile…