North Korea fires three missiles into sea: US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 North Korea today launched three ballistic missiles, US military officials said, dampening President Donald Trump's optimism to strike a deal with Pyongyang to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:47 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender military recruits

(Eds: Updates)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 President Donald Trump has reversed an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgenders in the US military, a decision Democrats said was "cruel" and meant to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits from US military

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has signed a memo ordering the Pentagon to ban an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgender individuals in the military, a move Democrats...

Aug 26, 2017 10:06 AM | Newsscroll

North Korea fires three missiles into sea: US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 North Korea today launched three ballistic missiles into the sea east of the Korean Peninsula, US military officials said, dispelling President Donald Trump's...

Aug 26, 2017 9:37 AM | Newsscroll

N-Korea fires three short-range ballistic missiles

Washington [USA], August 26 : North Korea has fired three short-range ballistic missiles from its Kangwon province, which flew for about 250km (150 miles). The first and third missiles...

Aug 25, 2017 10:12 AM | Newsscroll

Seoul: North Korea fires several projectiles to sea

Seoul, Aug 26 South Korea says North Korea has fired several unidentified projectiles to the sea in what appears to be the latest weapons tests for the country that has been rapidly expanding its...

Aug 26, 2017 5:01 AM | Newsscroll

Sanctions not aimed at Chinese, Russian govts but entities: US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 25 The American sanctions against Chinese and Russian firms and individuals were not aimed at their governments, the US has said while hoping that Russia and China...

Aug 25, 2017 12:09 PM | Newsscroll

Japan hits nuclear-armed North Korea with fresh sanctions

Tokyo, Aug 25 Japan said today it will impose fresh sanctions on North Korea by freezing the assets of Chinese and Namibian firms doing business with the nuclear-armed state.The move against a half...

Aug 25, 2017 9:56 AM | Newsscroll

North Korea's trade with China hit by sanctions

Beijing, Aug 24 China's imports from North Korea slowed in July while its exports to the sanctions-hit country dwindled after surging in recent months, according to official Chinese...

Aug 24, 2017 5:20 PM | Newsscroll

Japan military holds live fire drills at Mt Fuji

Gotemba, Aug 24 Japan's military began three days of live-fire drills near Mount Fuji today, an annual exercise that comes as regional tensions have flared following a war of words between the US...

Aug 24, 2017 1:52 PM | Newsscroll