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Donald Trump calls Kim Jong-Un a ‘madman’ as war of words escalates between two leaders

An escalating war of words between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un ratcheted up a notch on Friday as the US president dubbed North Korea’s leader a “madman,” a day after the...

Sep 23, 2017 01:25 AM

Sensex plunges 448 points, Nifty slips below 10K amid North Korea missile scare

The Indian stock markets which witnessed sluggish trading sessions over the entire week came down crashing as North Korea threatened to test a nuclear weapon in the Pacific.

Sep 22, 2017 18:29 PM

Kim Jong-Un mocks Trump, calls him mentally deranged: KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on Friday called Donald Trump as "mentally deranged" and warned he will make the US president "pay dearly" for threatening his nation, reports state...

Sep 22, 2017 04:56 AM

Donald Trump signs executive order targeting North Korea's trading partners

US President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order to target North Korea’s trading partners that “finance and facilitate trade” with the reclusive nation.

Sep 22, 2017 02:44 AM

North Korea shrugs off US threat, equates Trump remarks with ‘dog barks’

North Korea’s foreign minister has brushed aside US President Donald Trump’s fiery threat to destroy his nation, comparing it to a “dog’s bark” and suggesting Pyongyang...

Sep 21, 2017 10:14 AM

President Donald Trump at UNGA: United States may have to 'destroy' North Korea

In his first address to leaders gathered at the UN General Assembly, Trump warned North Korea not to pursue its nuclear missile programme in his starkest language yet, deriding its...

Sep 19, 2017 21:34 PM

UNGA 2017: India seeks probe on nuclear proliferation links between Pakistan, North Korea

India on Tuesday (IST) sought a probe into North Korea’s nuclear proliferation linkages and demanded that those responsible for it should be held accountable, in a veiled...

Sep 19, 2017 14:11 PM

Trump, Xi to push for greater pressure on North Korea through UNSC

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping are committed to “maximising pressure” on North Korea through vigorous enforcement of UN Security Council...

Sep 19, 2017 07:53 AM

No need yet to shoot down North Korean missiles, says US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis

The US has seen no need to shoot down North Korean missiles test-fired in Japan’s direction, but a future missile launch that threatens US or Japanese territory will “elicit a...

Sep 19, 2017 03:54 AM

North Korea launches intermediate range missile over Japan; UNSC condemns

North Korea on Thursday fired an intermediate range missile over Japan. The missile was launched from Pyongyang. It was latest outrageous action carried out by North Korea after an...

Sep 17, 2017 16:39 PM