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N. Korean leader invites S. Korea's Moon to the North--president's office

N. Korean leader invites S. Korea's Moon to the North--president's office

The first liberal president in a decade, Moon during his inauguration speech past year that he would be willing to visit Pyongyang and meet with Kim Jong-un if that helps solve the nuclear problem. Th...

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Narendra Modi arrives in Palestine, to hold talks with Mahmoud Abbas

Narendra Modi arrives in Palestine, to hold talks with Mahmoud Abbas

The Grand Collar is the highest order given to foreign dignitaries - Kings, Heads of State/Government and persons of similar rank. "We believe in the importance of our relationship with the brotherl...

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Korean leader proposes inter-Korean summit with Moon

Her muted style stands in stark contrast to Kim Jong Un, whose eccentric style and fiery rhetoric has shaped the image of North Korea. "We hope that President (Moon) could leave a legacy that would ...

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South Korean president Moon Jae meets North Korean delegation

South Korean president Moon Jae meets North Korean delegation

These officials said that while Pence did not greet Kim Yong Nam, he didn't deliberately skip over him. Kim Jong Un wanted to meet Moon "at an early date", a spokesman for the Blue House said. Offic...

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Korean unity highlights Olympics

With his own sister present at the opening ceremony an under-the-radar attack would have allowed the North's leader to take pleasure in some disruption of the South's big spectacle without inconvenien...

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With extraordinary political optics, Winter Olympics begin

Her position is such that, according to a Seoul-based think tank run by North Korean defectors, Kim briefly took charge of the country while her brother was reportedly ill with gout or diabetes in lat...

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Activist Ravi Ragbir Thwarts ICE's Try To Deport Him, For Now

Activist Ravi Ragbir Thwarts ICE's Try To Deport Him, For Now

Hundreds of people have rallied in New York City in support of an immigration activist fighting deportation. For instance, Jean Motrevil, a co-founder of New Sanctuary Coalition, was deported January ...

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Weather Service forecasts heavy snow from Chicago to Detroit

Weather Service forecasts heavy snow from Chicago to Detroit

The central and northern Rockies also will see heavy snow, the weather service said. "This is coming, stopping, coming, stopping, coming and everybody is going to be working all the way through to m...

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Checotah church to celebrate Ash Wednesday

Checotah church to celebrate Ash Wednesday

Plazewski has said as much to his congregation. A rare alignment takes place this Valentine's Day. When is Easter Day?/ When is Easter Saturday? In fact, she said the romantic celebration is a...

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Donald Trump signs deal to end second government shutdown

The twin votes put to rest a brief federal freeze that relatively few would notice. Many who did quickly labeled it a pointless, head-scratching episode. The agreement also adds $89 billion in overd...

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Westerville Police say one officer killed, one in critical condition Saturday

Westerville Police say one officer killed, one in critical condition Saturday

The suspect is in custody and the investigation is ongoing. The Westerville Division of Police confirms two officers have been shot and killed Saturday afternoon on Crosswind Drive. No other informa...

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Woman killed as Pak fires unprovoked on LoC

Woman killed as Pak fires unprovoked on LoC

Indian Army troops immediately swung into action and retaliated strongly to silence Pakistani guns. Nowshera (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] February 11: The Pakistani troops violated ceasefire in Jammu...

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North Korea's leader invites South Korean president for summit: South Korea

The South Korean pair of Kam Alex Kang Chan and Kim Kyu-eun shared the same ice with North Korea's Kim Ju Sik and Ryom Tae Ok for the first time. He said: "I personally say it's insane to deal wit...

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The Newest: UN chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

The Newest: UN chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

He also did not shake hands with Kim Yong Nam while making a brief appearance at a leaders' reception ahead of the ceremony - although Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, whose country is also regular...

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Trump Tweets About Not Declassifying 'Very Political' Democratic Memo

Trump Tweets About Not Declassifying 'Very Political' Democratic Memo

The White House declassified the GOP memo-which is essentially Nunes' interpretation of still-classified documents-despite objections from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the DOJ. The House ...

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Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea

Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea

The two leaders however, did not discuss North Korea's invitation to Moon to visit Pyongyang, according to a senior administration official. Pyongyang conducted its largest nuclear test past year an...

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International Criminal Court Investigates Duterte for Crimes against Humanity

International Criminal Court Investigates Duterte for Crimes against Humanity

ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda announced earlier this week that her office would analyze the alleged crimes carried out since July 1, 2016. "He (Duterte) is confident that at most what would be the f...

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Borussia Dortmund, Germany star Marco Reus back after 259 days out

Borussia Dortmund, Germany star Marco Reus back after 259 days out

Michy Batshuayi helped ensure Marco Reus' return ended in triumph as he continued his fine start to life at Borussia Dortmund with the opening goal in a hard-fought 2-0 Bundesliga win over Hambur...

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North Korea's Kim Jung Un invites South Korean president for summit

North and South Korea speak the same language based on the Hangeul alphabet, but differences have emerged since the 1950-53 conflict which left the two sides at a technical state of war. Pence had ...

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Historic day for Irish politics as Adams steps down after 34 years

Historic day for Irish politics as Adams steps down after 34 years

The 69-year-old announced his intention to stand down in November. "Martin McGuinness said there would be no return to the status quo". Mr Adams convinced his former group the IRA to disarm, whi...

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US government shuts down after Senate's failure to vote on budget deal

Mr Paul later tweeted: "Tonight, you could feel the frustration and embarrassment growing in Congress as we exposed the hypocrisy of Republicans who are joining in an unholy alliance and spendi...

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Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress

Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress

In response to the question on objective of the meeting, Patel said he was here to seek blessings of Banerjee. "I feel Mamata Banerjee should be the face of this united opposition", said Patel. "Hardi...

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Leadership is an art, allow Cyril to use it - Mantashe

Leadership is an art, allow Cyril to use it - Mantashe

Unlike Zuma, Ramaphosa was not driven into exile for opposing apartheid, which some of the party's more hardline members hold against him. Zuma cleared his diary of weekend engagements, but his de...

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Korean hockey team faces Switzerland in historic debut match

Korean hockey team faces Switzerland in historic debut match

Two hockey players - one from North Korea and another from the South - took the Olympic torch to South Korean figure-skating superstar Yuna Kim to light the Olympic caldron. The event will be watche...

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Russians Sent $$$ to Clinton Global Init Through Dossier Figure's Firm

Russians Sent $$$ to Clinton Global Init Through Dossier Figure's Firm

And despite Washington Post efforts to get John Solomon fired, he's still keeping up his reporting on Uranium One. Russian nuclear executives gave millions of dollars to an American lobbying fir...

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US Senate votes to re-open the government

US Senate votes to re-open the government

Last month , the government shut down for three days in a dispute over undocumented immigrants brought to the country as kids, reopening when Senate Democrats accepted assurances from Senate Major...

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Cavs GM Koby Altman Says Culture Change Drove Trades Before Deadline

Cavs GM Koby Altman Says Culture Change Drove Trades Before Deadline

Travis: I see [Larry] Nance Jr . coming off the bench. Watching from the West Coast, the defending champions took notice. "I had some really fun years here", Korver said immediately after the ga...

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Congress Facing Midnight Deadline To Avoid Government Shutdown

House Republican leaders shored up support among conservatives for the measure, which would shower the Pentagon with money but add hundreds of billions of dollars to the nation's US$20 trillion-plus...

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North Korean leader invites South Korea's Moon to visit Pyongyang

North Korean leader invites South Korea's Moon to visit Pyongyang

South Korea's then president Kim Dae-jung, who won a Nobel Peace Prize for his Sunshine policy of engagement with the North, visited Pyongyang for an unprecedented inter-Korean summit with late leade...

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Philippines president orders cancelation of $233mn helicopter take care of Canada

Philippines president orders cancelation of $233mn helicopter take care of Canada

Trump visited the Philippine capital, Manila, in November to meet Duterte and attend an annual summit with Asian and Western leaders, including Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. "So there is a ...

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