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Rain affects normal life in north India

Low-lying areas in several districts, including Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Cuttack, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak and Khordha were inundated as heavy rain pounded many parts of the state since Tuesday, they said. The depression, which concentrated into a deep depression, moved westwards before crossing the West Bengal coast close to Digha. It is ... Read More »

Future of summit with U.S. is up to Washington: North Korea

The North’s central news agency released a statement citing vice foreign minister Choe Son Hui, as saying North Korea will neither beg the U.S. for dialogue nor take the trouble to persuade them if they do not want to sit together with the North. Choe said she could suggest to ... Read More »

Do not play Donald Trump, Pompeo warns North Korea

Pence said that North Korea should not attempt to seek concessions from the United States for promises it did not intend to keep. “It would be a great mistake for Kim Jong Un to think he could play Donald Trump,” Pence said according to excerpts of an interview. “Well, I ... Read More »

MoS External Affairs General VK Singh visits North Korea

In the first ministerial visit from India to North Korea in nearly 20 years, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh held talks with his North Korean counterpart and a host of other leaders. The minister who is on a two-day official trip to North Korea, held discussions with ... Read More »

US President Trump to meet North Korean leader Kim on 12 June

Donald Trump personally welcomed home three American detainees after they were released by Pyongyang. This is being seen as a diplomatic win for the US President ahead of his planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The Americans — Kim Dong Chul, Kim Hak-song and Kim Sang Duk, also ... Read More »

Trump welcomes three Americans detained in North Korea

The move is being viewed as a goodwill gesture ahead of a historic summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un. Trump greeted the men on their return and said the US appreciate that Kim Jong Un allowed them to go before the summit meeting. He added ... Read More »

North India hit by strong winds and dust storm; 16 killed in UP

Dust storm and rain lashed many parts of North India disrupting normal life at several places on Wednesday. In Uttar Pradesh, dust storm, lightning and heavy rain claimed 16 lives in Mathura, Etawaha, Aligarh, Hathras and Agra districts. 27 people were also injured. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the ... Read More »

Intense thunderstorm, rain predicted across North India

After Monday night’s heavy dust storm that hit life in Delhi and the National capital region,  the  India Met Department today forecast likelihood of rains and thundershowers at most places over Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, and many places over West Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi and significant decrease thereafter. ... Read More »

Storm alert across North India; evening schools shut in Delhi

High-velocity dust storm affected life in several parts of Delhi. Rain and dust storm is likely to cross capital delhi this afternoon. Following the weather department’s warning, the Delhi government has decided to close all evening schools across the national capital on Tuesday.  It has also asked other schools to ... Read More »

North Korea warns United States not to mislead public opinion

Impoverished North Korea has been hit by a series of UN and US sanctions in recent years in a bid to rein in its nuclear and missile programmes. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in vowed “complete denuclearisation” of the Korean peninsula in the first ... Read More »

North and South Korea to send joint TT team at world championship

North and South Korea requested to field a unified team for the semi-finals of the championships, which will be played against Japan or Ukraine on Friday in Halmstad, Sweden. The last time that a unified Korea team played the world table tennis championships was 1991 in Chiba, Japan where women’s team shocked defending champions ... Read More »

North Korea offers to give up nukes if US vows not to attack

Kim also vowed during his meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday to shut down the North’s nuclear test site in May and disclose the process to experts and journalists from South Korea and the United States, Seoul’s presidential office said. While there are lingering questions about whether North Korea ... Read More »