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‘Do not underestimate us’: US Prez to NK

Agencies, Seoul US President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued a blunt warning to North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un in an address to South Korea’s Parliament, the BBC News has reported. “Do not underestimate us. Do not try us,” he said,...

Deadly storm in Vietnam days before Trump visit

Agencies, Hanoi At least 27 people have been killed and a dozen injured as Typhoon Damrey struck Vietnam’s south-central coast. Many of the dead were killed by collapsing houses or washed away in flooding, according to the provincial disaster...

Australia refuses NZ offer on Manus Island refugees

Agencies, Canberra Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull has turned down a renewed offer from New Zealand to resettle some refugees from a Papua New Guinea detention centre, the BBC News said on Sunday. About 600 men are refusing to leave a decommissioned...

Trump pledges US resolve on Japan leg of Asia tour

Agencies, Tokyo US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that no nation should underestimate American resolve, as he arrived in Japan at the start of an 11-day marathon Asian tour. “No-one, no dictator, no regime… should underestimate...

Hillary took control of party: Donna Brazile

New York,  The Democratic Party’s ex-interim chief has accused Hillary Clinton of seizing control of the party in exchange for funding during the 2016 campaign. Donna Brazile alleges in her new book that the Democratic National Committee...

New Trump immigration efforts aim to stop child border crossers

Agencies, New York Many of the immigration initiatives launched by the Trump administration in recent weeks target one kind of migrant: children. The measures are aimed at expelling young people already in the United States illegally and preventing...

Suspected cholera cases in crisis-torn Yemen near 900k: UN

Already struggling to cope with a dire humanitarian crisis, war-torn Yemen is now facing the fastest-growing cholera epidemic ever recorded, with some 895,000 suspected cases as of 1 November, the United Nations relief wing has reported. The...

US Secretary of State on six-country trip

Agencies, Washington US Secretary Tillerson will accompany President Trump on his travels to Japan, the Republic of Korea, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines. According to a press statement issued by the Department of State spokesperson Heather...