Italy summons French ambassador over criticism of migrant blockade

The French ambassador has been summoned to the Italian Foreign Ministry to explain his government’s criticism of Italy’s handling of the Aquarius migrant boat affair. Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi asked to see the diplomat “following...

Trump Says Historic Summit ‘Better Than Anybody Could Have Expected’

United States President Donald Trump said a historic sumHistoric Summitmit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday had gone “better than anybody could have expected”, and they would sign a document following talks...

Scientists find more than 100 genes that affect hair colour

Scientists have found more than 100 genes that affect hair colour, China Youth Daily reported on Monday. Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Institute of Genomics, in partnership with overseas institutions, used multi-ethnic samples to precisely...

North Korea says Trump talks “a load of nonsense’

North Korea has called President Donald Trump’s warning of “fire and fury” a “load of nonsense”  and threatened to go ahead with its  plans for a missile strike near the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam Pyongyang’s state-run...

Earthquake rocks China, 13 killed

No fewer than 13 people were killed when a 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan, southwestern China, authorities said Wednesday. But the toll was expected to climb as news trickles out of the remote mountainous region. Aftershocks shuddered across...

North Korea: China demonstrates strength at Yellow sea

The possible war focused at North Korea by the U.S has forced China to begin a war simulation exercise in the Yellow Sea, showcasing its naval capability. Report says that the exercise was coming also in...

Three U.S marines die in plane crash

Report says that three U.S. Marines who were missing in the crash of an Osprey aircraft have been declared dead. The marines involved in the crash on Saturday have been identified by Pentagon. They are 1st Lt....

222 pilgrims escape death as bird strike hits Medview aircraft

Two hundred and twenty-two Muslim pilgrims, who were being airlifted by the Medview Airline from Ilorin International Airport to Saudi Arabia escaped death after birds attacked the aircraft. Our correspondent in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital,...

North, South Korea diplomats exchange words

The foreign ministers of North Korea and South Korea spoke face-to-face at a gala in Manila Sunday night, according to South Korean media reports, at a time of heightened tensions over Pyongyang’s missile program. South Korea’s...

N/Korea Sanctions: Trump hails UN Security Council, Moon

U.S. President Donald Trump has commended his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-In following a unanimous United Nations Security Council’s 15-0 vote to hit Kim Jong Un’s regime with tough new sanctions. Trump in a tweet on...