SEOUL: North Korea welcomed a US envoy’s visit to Seoul by firing two missiles Thursday, the South’s military said, in Pyongyang’s second launch in less than a week as it seeks to up the ante in deadlocked nuclear negotiations with Washington.
TOULOUSE (France), May 8 (Bernama) -- Four women have been released on Tuesday evening after being taken hostage by a 17-year-old man in the French village of Blagnac, near Toulouse in Southern France, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a statement.
YANGON, May 7 (Bernama) -- Two Reuters journalists in Myanmar who had been jailed for exposing a massacre of Rohingya were freed early Tuesday after spending more than 500 days in prison, Anadolu Agency reported.
WASHINGTON: Fears of conflict rose Monday as the US vowed to send a message to Iran by deploying an aircraft carrier strike group, amid a report that Tehran would scale back commitments under a nuclear deal after mounting pressure by President Donald Trump.
PORT MORESBY: A powerful but deep 7.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, officials said, cutting power and knocking items off shelves though there were no immediate reports of serious damage.
Torreón, Mexico: The wreckage of a private jet that disappeared while flying from Las Vegas to Monterrey, in northern Mexico, was found Monday, with no sign that any of the 13 people on board survived, officials said.