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Winter Paralympics: North Korea to send team following talks

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In a wide-ranging interview, Mnuchin also highlighted the administration's stance on North Korea , saying the Trump White House has more authority to issue sanctions than that of any previous president, and that sanctions should not take decades to achieve desired outcomes. Read More »

Trump Takes Unexpected Stance on Gun Control - Here's What He's Asking For

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He called for tighter background checks, asked the GOP to shelve a hide and carry measure, and advocated for raising the age to buy weapons like the one used in Parkland . Trump said he didn't know much about the the bill and speculated that it "didn't have a lot of presidential backing". Trump showed some interest in the Fix NICS bill but was more interested in the topic of bump stocks. Read More »

Putin says Russian Federation has 'invisible' nuclear weapons, missile

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She added that US missile defenses are not designed with Russia's nuclear arsenal in mind, and Moscow knows this "very well". "That's something that we certainly didn't enjoy watching". Lawmakers were quick to criticize the Russian leader's address . He said that Russian Federation is not violating current arms control agreements with its weapons work. Read More »

Stocks sink after Trump announces plans for steel tariffs

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Trump, speaking after a meeting with USA steel and aluminum makers, said the duties would be formally announced next week. Several key allies attacked Trump's move, saying their countries' imports posed no national security risk to the United States because of political relationships. Read More »

The 5 Most Notable Moments of the 2018 Winter Olympics

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Loved the energy that everyone brought to closing ceremonies. But two more Russian athletes tested positive in Pyeongchang in the past two weeks. Both Rippon and Kenworthy hoped that being two of the first openly gay athletes at the Olympics will help future athletes feel comfortable enough to come out. Read More »

Cross-country skiing: Historic Bjoergen storms to mass start gold

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However, the fairytale of South Korea's smash-hit "Garlic Girls" women's curling team ended in a stinker, as they lost the final 8-3 against Sweden. Hungary had an historic night, too. Canadian skier Dave Duncan is being investigated after three Canadians allegedly stole a auto while drunk and drove it to the athletes village at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the CBC is reporting. Read More »

MWC: the Nokia 8110 from the Matrix appeared in a new guise

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HMD Global had a great start with their Nokia line up a year ago, and it looks like they are keen not to lose any of that momentum. In a chat with Gadgets 360 , Ajey Mehta - Vice President India - HMD Global , said that out of the five phones announced, the first one to come to India will be the Nokia 1 . Read More »

Protests as North Korean delegation arrives at the Olympics

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Dining with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the presidential Blue House on Friday, Ivanka echoed her father's call for "maximum pressure" on North Korea into giving up its nuclear programme and missile tests. " Phase Two may be a very rough thing". Risch said he has no plans to meet with North Korean officials before he leaves Pyeongchang for Washington on Monday. Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact surface ahead of MWC debut

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We've never really been sure why that's something you'd want to do but if it is, the good news is you can now do it with both the rear and the front-facing camera . "This time around, Sony has stuck with a single rear camera setup, a 19MP f/2.0 unit with the company's proprietary Exmor RS 1/2.3" sensor and 5-axis stabilization. Read More »

NKorea says open to talks with United States, condemns sanctions

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Trump and Kim sat close to each other in the VIP area. Trump was seated just metres from Kim at the Olympics closing ceremony, and the two watched as athletes from North Korea waved their own flag - a rare sight in South Korea. Perish the thought, some said, but Moon's government stayed the course. Mnuchin reportedly said she has been part of the team, had dinner with Moon and "had a private discussion in advance about this occurring". Read More »

Highlights of Day 15 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

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International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach , just before declaring the games closed, addressed North and South Korean cooperation at the closing ceremony , saying: "You have shown how sport builds bridges". Sweden, on the other hand, won gold in both 2006 and 2010, and silver in 2014. "On behalf of all Canadians, I congratulate all our Olympic athletes". Read More »

N. Korean Cheering Squad to Return Home Monday after Olympics

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During that incident, Yong-chol was head of North Korea's reconnaissance bureau, which is tasked with overseas intelligence gathering. Still, President Donald Trump said on Friday the U.S. The US knows that North Korea is not going to renounce its nuclear ambitions because of such punitive measures. Team USA skier Gus Kenworthy made headlines Sunday for a tweet criticizing Ivanka Trump's decision to attend the Olympic closing ceremonies . Read More »

Trump says school guards don't 'love the children' as much as teachers

President Donald Trump is continuing to talk about the possibility of arming teachers , saying he means concealed weapons for "gun adept teachers with military or special training experience - only the best". When it comes to legislation, the Association also urges the General Assembly to ensure that unauthorized weapons are not allowed on school property. Read More »

U.S. teachers say #ArmMeWith resources, not guns

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This shouldn't happen. We go to the airport, I can't get on a plane with a bottle of water, but we leave some animal to walk into a school and shoot our children. The response was universal, even from educators who are gun owners: Teachers don't want to be armed, we want to teach. The 2nd amendment, I believe was for defense, and I fully respect that, like I said, but these [assault rifles] are not weapons of defense. Read More »

China's Communist Party mulls end to two-term limit for president

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He can still retain his position as the party and military chief, although 10 year term is usually the limit. In the run-up to the 19th Party Congress, party watchers speculated that Wang Qishan, the head of the party's corruption investigation division, would be kept on the seven-member Politburo Standing Committee (PSC) even though he was 69, past the conventional retirement age. Read More »

Teachers reveal their emotions after returning to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High

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Speaking at a news conference in the state capital Tallahassee , Republican Governor Rick Scott unveiled a $450 million security plan in response to the Valentine's Day rampage. And a lot of them don't even have their phones because they all are left here. "And the beauty is it's concealed", Trump said. Smith, a high school senior in McKinney, said he was deeply saddened - but not surprised. Read More »

Ivanka Trump claps for North, South Korean Olympians

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Ivanka Trump cheers on USA athletes and meets with South Korean officials; Greg Palkot reports on how US officials are addressing tensions with North Korea . Meanwhile Newsweek set up a competition with the headline: "IVANKA TRUMP READY FOR PR BATTLE WITH KIM JONG UN'S SISTER AT WINTER OLYMPICS CLOSING CEREMONY". Read More »

Nokia MWC 2018 Phones Launch

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We don't have official United Kingdom pricing just yet, but Nokia says we can expect a price tag of around €79 - so that's probably £79, too . Sadly, HMD did not make any announcements on the Nokia 3310 4G feature phone though. The Nokia 8 comes with a microSD slot for storage expansion but there is no mention of a microSD slot in the Sirocco. A quad-core MediaTek MT6737M powers the phone, helped on by 1GB of RAM . Read More »

Russian most advanced fighter arrives in Syria

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The Russian military officers contacted did not try to stop the US airstrikes, probably, Palmer says, because they resent the mercenaries freelancing to enrich a Kremlin-backed oligarch on an already complex battlefield - where mistakes like this risk unsafe escalation. Read More »

Congress will have one CM in South after June :Modi predicts

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He urged women to create self-help groups, creative societies and take full advantage of this opportunity. Are the industries prospering here? Modi said the Centre had allocated Rs 1,800 crore for the development of the Union Territory as it has been declared a smart city. Read More »

Nokia 8 Pro to Features 5 Back Cameras & Snapdragon 845

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This will be a huge departure from the premium Nokia smartphones' blocky and angular edges, although this will give the Nokia 9 a sleeker appearance. Other than that, the phone is also equipped with 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS display , MediaTek MT6737M quad-core processor, and 8GB internal storage . A 3000mAh battery powers this phone. Read More »

Rahul Gandhi mocks PM Modi for his 'custodian of nation' remark

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Gandhi is also like to visit temples, dargahs at Saundatti, Gudachi and Vijapaura. "Aapne desh ke 10 sabse ameer udyogpatiyon ka loan maaf kiya, Modi ji kya aap hindustan ke kisaanon ka loan maaf karoge? I have not seen a government as irresponsible and insensitive as this", he later said in a tweet. Read More »

Livescore: Arsenal vs Man City: Carabao Cup final result

In August we said the same - we'll be judged on how many titles we win. "I don't like to lose competitions". "We faced some good teams". If it can be done by Wigan , it can be done by us. City look nailed on to win the Premier League and have virtually guaranteed a place in the Champions League quarter-finals after a 4-0 first win in the first leg of their last-16 tie against Basel. Read More »

No Kohli for India as Proteas hand debut to Jonker

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We have a lot of matches coming up. "I would like to thank all players who have been part of our squads during this period and also the support staff for contributing to our success and for helping out in different aspects of the game ". Read More »

PSL 2018: Match 4 - Islamabad United v Peshawar Zalmi

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Once again it was the experienced hands of Kumar Sangakkara and Shoaib Malik that worked wonders for the Sultans. Yesterday's second T20 ended in a dramatic style as in pursuit of 180-run target against Multan Sultans , Lahore Qalandars lost their last 7 wickets for just 4 runs. Read More »

Nokia Dropped Four Major Announcements MWC 2018

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Even though it had flagship specs, it was not well received among the consumers because of the availability of better alternatives from Samsung and others. There are reports that India will get Nokia 1 , Nokia 9 April onwards. This time around, the distinctive slider phone will have a 4G connection and a €79 ($97) price tag when it goes on sale in May. Read More »

The Public Pulse: Which is more important? The NRA or lives

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In response, some Stoneman Douglas high school students and gun control activists have led a #BoycottNRA movement online. "They don't care about our school children". But when a reporter asked several times what such an examination should include, Burgum walked into an elevator, turned and stared, ignoring the question. Read More »

Nokia Joins Android One Family

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Samsung maintained its status of being the most popular mobile brand in India but the last decade has seen so many waves of new brands and technologies coming in that have brought the Indian Mobile market to its current situation that is driven by not one but many brands. Read More »

School Safety After The Parkland High School Shooting — Intersection

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Numerous surviving students and gun control activists are proposing banning the sale of AR-15s, the firearm Cruz used to kill. Peterson, who resigned in disgrace from the Broward County Sheriff's Office on Thursday , was armed and in uniform on campus when authorities say AR-15-wielding Nikolas Cruz went on the February 14 shooting rampage, killing 17 . Read More »

Arming teachers is a dangerous idea

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Gun rights groups oppose raising age limits beyond 18 years, but Trump insisted he can sell the restriction to the "patriots" at the National Rifle Assn. "I'd rather have somebody that loves their students and wants to protect their students than somebody standing outside that doesn't know anybody and doesn't know the students, and frankly, for whatever reason, decided not to go in even though he heard lots of shots being fired inside", Trump said, referring to Peterson. Read More »