United States (US)

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

Man dies after attacking migrant jail in US

A 69-year-old man armed with a rifle threw incendiary devices at an immigration jail in Washington state early Saturday morning, then was found dead after four police officers arrived and opened...

March 27, 2019
March 27, 2019

Bangladesh’s election wasn’t fair: US State Dept

United States’ Department of State stands by its claim that the last parliamentary election of Bangladesh was not held in a fair manner.

January 18, 2018
January 18, 2018

NKorea demands US apology for not using official name

North Korea demands an apology from the United States for what it called “insolent outrageous behavior” in refusing to refer to the country by its official name — the Democratic People’s Republic...

January 16, 2018
January 16, 2018

Russia will not support US bid to change Iran nuke deal

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow will not support attempts by Washington to modify the Iran nuclear deal, arguing such a move could also complicate diplomacy over North Korea’s...

January 3, 2018
January 3, 2018

Trump threatens to cut off US aid to Palestinian Authority

Acknowledging his push to broker peace in the Middle East has stalled, President Donald Trump appears to threaten to cut off US aid money to the Palestinian Authority, asking why the US should make...

January 3, 2018
January 3, 2018

Don't care for US threats: Nawaz

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in a press conference asserts that the PML-N government does not care for United States (US) threats to cut funding to Islamabad in the war against terrorism.

January 2, 2018
January 2, 2018

Pakistan summons US ambassador over Trump tweet

Pakistan has summoned the US ambassador, an embassy spokesman says, a rare public rebuke after Donald Trump lashed out at Islamabad with threats to cut aid over "lies" about militancy.

January 1, 2018
January 1, 2018

Nuclear button is on my desk, says Kim

Kim Jong Un warns the United States that he has a “nuclear button” on his desk ready for use if North Korea is threatened, but offered an olive branch to South Korea, saying he was “open to...

December 24, 2017
December 24, 2017
USA

US drops charges that UN economist underpaid Bangladeshi worker

US prosecutors have dropped charges accusing a United Nations economist in New York of committing visa fraud by bringing into the country a domestic worker from Bangladesh and then failing to pay...

December 19, 2017
December 19, 2017
USA

3 dead, 100 injured after train jumps tracks in Washington state

An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtles off an overpass south of Seattle and spills some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least three people,...