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Analyzing North Korea: What could happen next?

President Donald Trump , who has warned North Korea of "fire and fury" if it continues threatening the USA, plans to speak Wednesday evening with Xi, the White House said in a statement. Putin argued that further sanctions would be ineffective in deterring North Korea's behavior, would impose an unacceptable humanitarian cost to North Korea's impoverished citizens, and might destabilize the North Korean government.



Korea warns more 'gift packages' on way if USA continues 'reckless provocations'

The DPRK Sunday detonated a hydrogen bomb that can be carried by an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), DPRK's Central Television announced. The US is also due to present a North Korean sanctions resolution at the United Nations , and is aiming for a vote to take place in a week, AFP reported on Monday.



Escalating Tensions With North Korea Rattles Wall Street

Micro Focus' share price is now 1.10 percent down at 2,239.00p. On Wall Street, which had been closed on Monday for Labor Day, futures for the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index were off 0.2 percent. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 index dropped 27.84 points, or 0.1%, to 19,357.97, with financials and automakers ending the session lower. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 Index declined 0.1 percent.


North Korea nuclear crisis: Test 'caused landslides'

North Korea nuclear crisis: Test 'caused landslides'

Meanwhile, the White House said President Donald Trump had spoken Tuesday with British Prime Minister Theresa May and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to discuss North Korea's latest nuclear test. Secretary Mattis assured Minister Song that the United States remains ironclad in its commitment to the defense of the ROK. Separately, South Korea's presidential office said the two leaders had agreed to scrap the weight limit and to apply the strongest sanctions and pressure on North ...


Another train goes off tracks in Uttar Pradesh, no injuries reported

Another train goes off tracks in Uttar Pradesh, no injuries reported

The accident caused no harm to the people, and all are safe, the report says. Also, the major accident prevented as the Shaktipunj Express is traveling at an average speed of 40 km/hr . All stranded passengers have been shifted to non-derailed coaches of the train. In the ensuing cabinet reshuffle at the Centre, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, who took responsibility for the derailments, was replaced by Piyush Goyal.