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North Korea Mulling Plan to Strike Guam, State Media Announces

The assessment was made by the Defense Intelligence Agency last month, the paper said, marking another alarming development in the communist country's pursuit of nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles that can reach the USA mainland. "Under the prevailing grave situation, the General Staff of the KPA clarifies at home and overseas its resolute stand as follows to mercilessly smash all sorts of military provocation, being planned by the US imperialist warmongers, with the inexhaustible military ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea eyes attack after Trump 'fire and fury' threat

North Korea eyes attack after Trump 'fire and fury' threat

Shortly before North Korea revealed that it was considering a plan to fire missiles at Guam, two U.S Air Force B-1B bombers, under the command of the U.S. calculated last month that up to 60 nuclear weapons are now controlled by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Indeed, some officials say that steps the USA is taking to bolster military defenses in South Korea, and Seoul's more hawkish response to the launches, is creating another kind of strategic pressure on China. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tampering with history not good for nation: Sharad Yadav

Tampering with history not good for nation: Sharad Yadav

Almost 5,000 people, banners and placards and even half-a dozen elephants: Lalu Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal had left no stone unturned to give Tejashwi Yadav a big build-up on his maiden political yatra from Champaran's Gandhi maidan. Choubey said Lalu may do whatever he wants but it won't harm BJP. Although he has not broken his silence on the developments, Sharad Yadav has recently held talks with Opposition leaders like Ghulam Nabi Azad and Sitaram Yechury. Consulte Mais Informação

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Japanese Yen Benefits as Geopolitical Tensions Rise

The yield on five-year bonds fell half a basis point to minus 0.065 percent and the 20-year yield declined 1 basis point to 0.565 percent. But the prospect of hefty losses on Wall Street stocks was averted when U.S. The euro was slightly up against the United States dollar to last trade at 1.1754, though the single currency has plunged from the highs of 1.1909 achieved last week following reports showing a strong labor market in the US. Consulte Mais Informação

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Guam's Congresswoman: Taking NK Threats 'Very Seriously'

Guam's Congresswoman: Taking NK Threats 'Very Seriously'

In response, Trump threatened the Asian country "with fire and fury". A spokesman for the Strategic Force of the Korean People's Army said early Wednesday that a plan to strike a USA military base in Guam was being considered. Guam's Homeland Security Adviser George Charfauros urged calm and said defenses are in place for such threats. Most recently, on Saturday, the UN Security Council (UNSC) unanimously adopted a resolution tightening the sanctions on North Korea. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dollar falls below ¥110 in Tokyo on North Korea risks

Dollar falls below ¥110 in Tokyo on North Korea risks

US President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the US nuclear arsenal was stronger and more powerful than ever before, expressing hope that the country would never have to use this power. He says Trump want to "avoid any miscalculation" by Pyongyang. The statement came hours after Trump made the "fire and fury" comments to a camera at his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey , after a report about the North's advancement in its nuclear weapons program. Consulte Mais Informação

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Talks the only way to resolve India-China row: Dalai Lama

Talks the only way to resolve India-China row: Dalai Lama

These troops were moved into the area to prevent Chinese road construction in June in an area very close to the "Chicken's Neck", the vulnerable sliver of land that connects the Northeast with the rest of India. "In modern times, every country is dependent on each other", he said, speaking at the Rajendra Mathur Memorial Lecture organised by the Editors Guild of India here. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gearbox Software announces a new 1v1 shooter-card game hybrid

Gearbox Software announces a new 1v1 shooter-card game hybrid

A "short" closed technical test is scheduled for this summer, and Gearbox has opened sign-ups for the beta on its website . Reports of players receiving email invites to the technical test are known to have arrived. Ranked pits players against someone random with a similar rank while Challenge lets players play against friends in unranked matches. Victories in any of these modes will reward the player with loot crates containing new cards along with experience points. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lenovo has announced the K8 Note

Lenovo has announced the K8 Note

The phone is made entirely out of metal, and the edges have been curved to provide for a more comfortable handling experience. The display comes overlaid with a Corning Gorilla glass protection to withstand external scratches. The cameras also offer up a depth mode with a 13 MP + 5 MP combination allowing the user to simulate an f/1.2 aperture using the combination of light from both the cameras , blurring out the background of the subjects. Consulte Mais Informação

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Actress Ashley Judd livestreams 'everyday sexism' from airport

Actress Ashley Judd livestreams 'everyday sexism' from airport

Judd said she hadn't heard the security agent comment on anyone else's appearance, and added that when she was talking to another agent, the offending agent reached out and touched her, though she did not specify where. The actress was so uncomfortable, she said, "my skin was burning, my feet are burning". It's so hard to continue to set these boundaries when someone continues to push. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two killed in ultralight crash in Jefferson County

Two killed in ultralight crash in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Wis. (WMTV) - One person died in a plane crash at the Rock River in Jefferson County just outside the Fort Atkinson Airport. The cause of the crash is now under investigation by the Sheriff's Office, DNR and the FAA. The aircraft is a Pegasus Quantum Light Sport Aircraft and is registered to an Edgerton man, but it's unclear if that's the pilot. Units assisting at the scene were the Jefferson Fire Department, Jefferson EMS, Flight For Life, Fort Atkinson paramedics, Fort ... Consulte Mais Informação

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United States expels Cuban diplomats after American personnel in Cuba report 'physical symptoms'

United States expels Cuban diplomats after American personnel in Cuba report 'physical symptoms'

The U.S. State Department confirms that "some" U.S. government personnel in Havana on official duty have reported "incidents which have caused a variety of physical symptoms". We asked two officials who were accredited at the embassy of Cuba in the United States to depart the United States. The officials would not elaborate on what physical symptoms the officials exhibited nor specify when the Cubans departed the US, the newspaper reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Police swoop on organised crime, Sydney's high profile Ibrahim brothers arrested

Police swoop on organised crime, Sydney's high profile Ibrahim brothers arrested

A total of 1.8 tonnes of MDMA, 136 kilograms of cocaine and 15 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine was seized by authorities in the Netherlands before it could reach Australia. Ahmad is accused of conspiring to import a commercial quantity of the same drug between the same dates. The AFP declined to confirm reports the raids were not terror-related, and refused to confirm reports Michael and Fadi Ibrahim were arrested in Dubai in relation to one of the stings. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vigilante artist forces Twitter to face up to hate speech

Vigilante artist forces Twitter to face up to hate speech

The artist decried the tweets as "not just plain insults or jokes, but absolutely serious threats of violence". This question is particularly thorny in Germany, home to some of the most stringent anti-hate-speech laws in the Western world, and where the interplay between freedom of expression and the rule of the law is influenced by the country's complicated history with both Nazism and Communism. Consulte Mais Informação

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FBI faz busca em casa de ex-chefe da campanha de Trump

FBI faz busca em casa de ex-chefe da campanha de Trump

O líder da campanha não foi avisado sobre a busca, que ocorreu antes do nascer do sol em 26 de julho, um dia depois de Manafort voluntariamente prestar depoimento ao Comitê de Inteligência do Senado dos EUA sobre o assunto. Manafort é uma peça-chave nas investigações. A ação aconteceu no mês passado, mas só agora foi conhecida a informação. Terá também participado numa reunião, a 9 de junho de 2016 na Trump Tower, juntamente com o filho mais velho de Donald Trump, Trump Jr., e uma advogada do ... Consulte Mais Informação

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#AintNoCinderella: Women mock politician's comments about stalking victim

#AintNoCinderella: Women mock politician's comments about stalking victim

In a Facebook post she said her two stalkers chased her in their auto for some kilometres before cutting her off and approaching her vehicle on foot, beating on its windows and trying to enter. (Web Desk) - In a strong message of defiance, Indian women took to Twitter with post-midnight pictures of themselves after a male politician suggested that a woman who was chased and harassed by two men shouldn't have been out "so late in the night". Consulte Mais Informação

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