The number of South Korean tourists visiting Japan fell last month to its lowest in nearly a year as visitors canceled travel plans amid deteriorating relations between the neighbors, Japanese government data showed on Wednesday.
Jacob Bogle, a researcher from the US, analysed satellite images of North Korea taken since 2003 and found that a uranium plant at Pyongsan appears to be leaking waste into a nearby river.
A cabinet minister in the regime of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein made a refugee claim in Canada after learning Iraq would no longer cover his medical costs.
An Italian prosecutor ordered the seizure of the Open Arms ship, stranded off the Italian island of Lampedusa with almost 100 migrants aboard, just hours after the Spanish government said it would send a navy ship to escort the vessel back to Spain.
The government has been urged to act against fake Korean brands that have thrived in other countries over the past few years. In a report last week, the National Assembly Budget Office asked the Korea Customs Service (KCS) to take stronger action against
Germany is preparing for a no-deal Brexit although Berlin would still prefer an orderly British divorce from the European Union, a German government spokesman said on Wednesday before Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets Chancellor Angela Merkel.
U.S.-based Citigroup and French bank BNP Paribas are caught up in the U.S. criminal case against the chief financial officer of China\'s Huawei Technologies, according to newly available documents.
Mr Peh Seng Yap was due to celebrate his 82nd birthday on Thursday. A fourth great-grandchild is due in November and his eldest grandson\'s wedding has also been planned for the same month.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Mme Schiappa, M. Taquet, si nous nous réjouissons de votre prise de position, nous ne pouvons nous en contenter au regard de la gravité de la situation en matière de violences sexuelles sur mineur.e.s en France.
The Ontario government\'s revised sex-education curriculum for elementary schools was released Wednesday, and includes a focus on instruction on health and cybersafety, while requiring school boards to allow parents to exempt children from teachings on hu
The public was advised to avoid responding or circulating the scam e-mail image with the header \"Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore-Refund-Online-Confirmation\".. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Danish leaders expressed shock and disbelief on Wednesday over U.S. President Donald Trump\'s cancellation of a state visit to Denmark after its prime minister rebuffed his interest in purchasing Greenland.
SINGAPORE - A man cause the unnecessary death of his pet poodle after he hit the dog\'s head against a bathtub, put it in ice water and then dumped the animal into a river, a court heard on Wednesday (Aug 21).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
The suspect, who claimed to be attached to a federal law enforcement agency, got upset when the foreign worker told him the pub was closing for the night.
KUCHING, Aug 21 — The Sarawak government should ban Perlis Mufti Datuk Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin from entering Sarawak, Parti Bumi Kenyalang’s recently elected president Voon Lee Shan said today. He said religious teachers like Mohd Asri could stir up r
Around 30 members of European Economic Social Committee, who live and work primarily in Brussels or nearby, have claimed €1.47m in a \'daily subsistence\' allowance from European taxpayers to cover accommodation, food and local transport for meetings held
A NEW poll has shown Boris Johnson\'s Conservative Party is racing ahead of the Labour party, with the shock figures delivering a further blow to Jeremy Corbyn.
Students at a private training institute have been left in the lurch after it asked the New Zealand Qualifications Authority to cancel its registration. [embed]https://youtu.be/FlnqO7Ux3x4 The authority said it ended the registration of the Kiwi Institute
Offshore zone will cover an area of 484 football grounds yet details of the application will not be published before consultation takes place on the environment assessment
We are still two months from the federal election, but industry groups, partisan advocates and unions have been busy spending big money on highly targeted Facebook ads to push their agenda.
SINGAPORE: Measures such as shorter leases and longer minimum occupancy periods (MOP) might help to mitigate the “lottery effect” of public ...
Germany’s parliament says its human rights committee is denied entry, and another committee scraps a trip after one MP is refused a visa for speaking out on Beijing’s rights record.
Ora tocca all\'Ocean Viking, da dodici giorni tra Malta e la Sicilia con 356 migranti a bordo - La nave della ong francese Sos Mediterranèe è in attesa di un porto sicuro. A bordo situazione critica. Il capo missione: \"Non so quanto ancora potremo resist
Bangladesh on Wednesday called the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir as an internal matter of India. The country\'s Minister for Foreign Affairs said, \"Bangladesh maintains that Article 370\'s abrogation by Indian Government is an internal is
A Northern Ireland health trust returned over half the money it was allocated for autism services - while over 1,000 children remain on its waiting list.
Football manager Ian Holloway has claimed that the European Union is to blame for the Premier League’s divisive new handball law. The rule has attracted plenty of criticism in the first two weeks of the season, particularly after Gabriel Jesus saw an in
With just weeks to go before an election call, opposition MPs plan to put Liberals on the spot with a motion to bring Canada\'s ethics commissioner before a Commons committee to testify about his conclusion that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau broke Cana
On la croyait disparue depuis des siècles mais cette maladie d\'un autre temps fait son retour. Entre 2017 et 2018, des médecins ont relevé quatre cas de scorbut en France. Principalement liée à une carence en vitamine C, cette pathologie ne devrait p
A 13-YEAR-OLD British boy has died after plunging from the sixth floor of an apartment block in the Costa del Sol resort of Fuengirola where he was on holiday. Paramedics tried to revive him at the…
Legit.ng News ★ Cristiano Ronaldo has given a clue that he could be calling it a day with football at the end of the season. The 34-year-old joined Juventus for a £100million transfer from Real Madrid last season in a four- year deal.
Germany\'s BDI industry association said on Wednesday that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson\'s call to re-open the Withdrawal Agreement was irresponsible and said German firms had no choice but to prepare for a hard Brexit on October 31.
Hong Kong citizens have snapped up about 200 apartments in the past two months at a sprawling housing development in Malaysia, two estate agents said, a sign that some Hong Kongers are looking for homes elsewhere due to the political volatility at home.
More than 2,000 Central American migrants seeking to settle in the United States have given up and accepted free rides home under a 10-month-old program funded by the U.S. government and run by a United Nations agency, according to a U.N. official.
Former Vatican treasurer, and most senior Catholic cleric in the world to be convicted of child sexual assault, maintains innocence after losing appeal
A 14-year old OFW in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia virtually "jumped from the frying pan into fire" as she tried to abscond her abusive employer only to be raped by a man who pretended to offer her help, a strike of misfortune that crushed the spi