• A massive search and rescue operation was launched on Monday after 10 navy sailors went missing and five others were injured following a collision between a U.S. warship and a Liberian oil tanker in east of Singapore.

    (Source: Naval Surface Warriors/flickr)
    LAST UPDATE : Aug 21, 2017, 5:49 AM EDT
  • Attacker mowed down crowd at Las Ramblas, a busy tourist spot in Barcelona.

    Spanish police shot dead five suspected terrorists in the town of Cambrils on Friday, foiling a bid for second “jihadist attack” just hours after a van ploughed into crowds in Barcelona, leaving 13 people dead.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 18, 2017, 1:48 AM EDT
  • White House chief strategist Steve Bannon stares at uncertain future amid reports of Trump losing confidence in him.

    In a "surprisingly outspoken" interview, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon snubbed far right elements as a “collection of clowns” amid uproar over President Donald Trump's response to Charlottesville violence.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 17, 2017, 6:19 AM EDT
  • The latest remarks come just hours after U.S. President Donald Trump categorically denounced white supremacists.

    U.S. President Donald Trump reignited a political firestorm on Tuesday as he once again blamed “both sides” for violence at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, which left a protester dead and several others injured.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 16, 2017, 6:22 AM EDT
  • North Korean leader Kim Jong-un

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, after reviewing a plan for missile strikes near the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, decided to hold off for a while and watch American maneuvers before making any move.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 15, 2017, 7:16 AM EDT
  • Al-Qaeda linked gunmen attacked a nearby cafe in Ouagadougou on January 16, 2016.

    Two suspected jihadists launched a “terrorist attack” at a restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, shooting dead at least 18 people and injuring several others on Sunday night. 

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 14, 2017, 8:17 AM EDT
  • U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis added that a war would be "catastrophic."

    Amid a fiery exchange of rhetoric between the two countries, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis, said that Washington’s diplomatic efforts to rein in N. Korea are showing results, adding that a war would be “catastrophic.”

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 04, 2019, 3:29 PM EST
  • Guam is a key site as U.S. strategic bombers are based on the island.

    The unnerving rhetoric between Washington and Pyongyang intensified on Thursday, with N. Korea detailing the specifics of its plan for a missile strike at the waters off the coast of the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 10, 2017, 6:09 AM EDT
  • North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un sticker on T near 14th Street, NW, Washington DC.

    Shortly after U.S. president's “fire and fury” remark, North Korea retaliated with its customary aggression, although more explicit this time, saying that it is considering a missile strike on the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 09, 2017, 6:19 AM EDT
  • Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro vowed to hunt down the "terrorists" on the run.

    Venezuela has launched an operation to hunt down a group of rebels, who on Sunday, carried out a deadly strike at an army base in the north-western city of Valencia and managed to escape with weapons.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 07, 2017, 6:48 AM EDT