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U.S. is putting together sanctions against North Korea, Mnuchin says

U.S. is putting together sanctions against North Korea, Mnuchin says

Mnuchin said the sanctions package being drafted for President Donald Trump's consideration will make clear that if countries want to do business with the USA, they will have to cut off North Korea economically. The news about sanctions emerges after US President Donald Trump commented on the reports about the nuclear test, saying Pyongyang's "words and actions continue to be very hostile and risky to the United States". Consulte Mais Informação

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Has North Korea conducted a sixth nuclear test?

Has North Korea conducted a sixth nuclear test?

Initial reports from the US Geological Survey put the tremor at 5.6 magnitude with a depth of 10km (six miles) but this was later upgraded to 6.3 magnitude at 0km. Mike Chinoy, a senior fellow at the US-China institute and former CNN Beijing bureau chief, said the timing of the nuclear test was a "deliberate poke in the eye from North Korea", as Beijing is now hosting an economic summit with the fellow BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amber Alert canceled for missing 11-year-old Central Florida girl

Amber Alert canceled for missing 11-year-old Central Florida girl

Citizen flagged down deputy. "She is 5'4", weighs 130 pounds, black hair and black eyes with maroon braids. He has a military style 'buzz cut, ' and was last seen wearing no shirt and tan trousers. Investigators did not say where the pair was found. There must be a clear indication of an abduction. The child must be under 18 years of age. The activation must be recommended by the local law enforcement agency of jurisdiction. Consulte Mais Informação

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Polícia prende líder do principal partido de oposição do país — Camboja

Polícia prende líder do principal partido de oposição do país — Camboja

O executivo chefiado por Hun Sen, que detém o poder no país há mais de 30 anos, argumenta ter provas de que o líder do Partido Nacional de Resgate do Camboja conspirou com potências estrangeiras contra o país. "Não sabemos para onde o levaram", disse. Ameaças legais forçaram o antecessor de Kem Sokha, Sam Rainsy, a abandonar a liderança do Partido de Salvação Nacional do Camboja. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Mexico to defend dignity in ties with US'

'Mexico to defend dignity in ties with US'

He also defended the North American Free Trade Agreement. He also suggested the United States might be better off withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), amid talks to re-negotiate the deal. Trump this week also insisted again that Mexico would eventually pay for his proposed wall on the southern USA border to block the flow of illegal immigrants and drugs. Consulte Mais Informação

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After missing liquor, rats blamed for Bihar floods

After missing liquor, rats blamed for Bihar floods

Though experts agree that rat and fox holes weaken embankments, the latest round of floods was main attributed to some of the heaviest rainfall in the northern districts in many years. He, however, added that "even these holes in the embankments were plugged by the government within 72 hours". RJD Spokesman Shakti Singh Yadav alleged that the government was only trying to hide its failure with such illogical statements. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan violates ceasefire in J-K's Poonch, India retaliates

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J-K's Poonch, India retaliates

The Army retaliated strongly and effectively to the provocation, he said. He said the Pakistani troops fired upon the Indian posts at midnight and continued the firing till early hours of the morning. Pakistan had earlier violated the ceasefire in Naushera sector of Rajouri on August 31. It maybe recalled that BSF troops had, on August 26, killed three Pakistani rangers, in retaliation to a jawan of the force sustaining injuries in sniper fire from across the LoC, along the International ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea threat: Britain, Japan agree on closer security ties

Tokyo and London also pledged to work with the worldwide community to strictly implement the United Nations Security Council's sanctions on North Korea with a view to bring about its denuclearisation, according to the statement. The source said there had always been a close and friendly relationship between the United Kingdom and Japan but it has "gone up a level" after the visit. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fim-de-semana traz mais calor. Mas agora é preciso cuidado com o sol

Fim-de-semana traz mais calor. Mas agora é preciso cuidado com o sol

Além do aumento das temperaturas, há também um maior risco na exposição à radiação ultravioleta, que é hoje muito elevado em praticamente todo o território. Em risco muito elevado de incêndio estão cerca de 70 municípios, sobretudo no Norte e Centro do continente. O cálculo é feito com base nos valores observados às 13:00 em cada dia relativamente à temperatura do ar, humidade relativa, velocidade do vento e quantidade de precipitação nas últimas 24 horas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gradual warming expected through Labor Day weekend, preceding predicted Tuesday cold front

Gradual warming expected through Labor Day weekend, preceding predicted Tuesday cold front

Record low temperatures will also be in jeopardy tomorrow morning! We will be tracking it very closely! Hopefully, high pressure will bring a return to sunshine and pleasant weather by Friday into next weekend. Heat index values could approach 100 degrees during the afternoon. Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Clouds will increase during the afternoon and a few showers will start to show up. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran tests home-grown air defence system

Iran tests home-grown air defence system

US President Donald Trump has vowed to "dismantle" the "disastrous" accord between Iran and six major powers curtailing Tehran's atomic activities in exchange for sanctions relief. Speaking at a televised program on Saturday night, Iran's Air Defense Commander Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili said the American RQ-4 drone was given a warning on August 26. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nirmala Sitharaman - India's first female Defence Minister since Indira Gandhi

Nirmala Sitharaman - India's first female Defence Minister since Indira Gandhi

Nirmala Sitharaman emerged as the biggest gainer of the Cabinet reshuffle as Prime Minister Modi gave her the heavyweight Defence portfolio. The 58-year-old Sitharaman, who was earlier minister of state for the commerce and industry ministry, is only the second woman defence minister of the country and the first independent woman minister to hold the charge of the important portfolio. Consulte Mais Informação

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