World News


North Korea orders expulsion of Malaysian ambassador: State news agency KCNA

Malaysia had earlier recalled its envoy to Pyongyang for consultations as the two countries traded barbs over an investigation into the killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother last month.

published : 06 Mar 2017

China urges restraint after North Korea missile launches

South Korea and the US last week began annual joint military exercises that always infuriate Pyongyang.

published : 06 Mar 2017

Five Pakistani soldiers, 10 militants killed on Afghan border

Five Pakistani soldiers and 10 militants were killed in a coordinated overnight raid at several border posts on the frontier with Afghanistan, the military said Monday.

published : 06 Mar 2017

US strongly condemns North Korea missile launch: State Department

The United States condemned North Korea's launch of four ballistic missiles, vowing that Washington was ready to use the full range of capabilities at our disposal against the growing threat.‎

published : 06 Mar 2017

FBI asked Justice Department to refute Trump's wiretapping claims

FBI asked the Department of Justice to refute US President Trump's allegations that his predecessor Obama had ordered wiretapping of Trump Towers during the presidential elections.

published : 06 Mar 2017

North Korea fires four banned ballistic missiles into ocean

The South's Joint Chief of Staff said in a statement that Monday's launch was made in the Tongchang-ri area in North Pyongan province.

published : 06 Mar 2017

Trump demands Congress probe into wiretapping by Obama administration

The White House said in a statement that reports concerning such politically motivated investigations "are very troubling".

published : 06 Mar 2017

Rights group calls for hate crime probe into latest attack on Sikh in Kent 

The Sikh man, identified as US national Deep Rai, was shot in the arm outside his home in Kent, Washington, by a partially-masked gunman who shouted "go back to your own country".

published : 05 Mar 2017

From missing flights to losing life: Sikhs in the US have seen it all

39-year-old Sikh man, Deep Rai was shot and wounded outside his house by a partially- masked gunman on Sunday.

published : 05 Mar 2017

Trump may sign updated travel ban next week

US President Donald Trump may sign an updated executive order banning travel from certain Middle Eastern and African countries early next week.

published : 05 Mar 2017

Police search for man who shot Sikh in Seattle suburb 


The victim told police in the Seattle suburb of Kent that the shooter is 6-foot-tall, white and has a stocky build and was wearing a mask covering the lower half of his face.US

published : 05 Mar 2017

24 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Twenty-four Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Naval personnel today for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line.

published : 05 Mar 2017

Sikh man injured in US after stranger shoots him

A 39-year-old Sikh man in the US has been injured when an unidentified person shot him outside his home and allegedly shouted 'go back to your own country.'  

published : 05 Mar 2017

Malaysia expels North Korea ambassador over Kim Jong-Nam murder

Kim Jong-Nam, 45, was poisoned on February 13 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport with VX, a nerve agent so deadly that it is classed as a weapon of mass destruction..

published : 05 Mar 2017

Obama launched 'cyberwar' to sabotage North Korea missile program: Report

The program appeared to be successful, as several of the North's rockets and missiles failed soon after launch.

published : 05 Mar 2017