A senior U.S. military official says North Korea now has the capability to launch a nuclear weapon 'Small tsunami reported in Marika, ppl on higher ground, comms and info sketchy': Loti Yates Solomon Islands disaster mngt office Magnitude 7.7 Earthquake hits Solomon Islands: USGSEarthquake M7.7 strikes 204 km SE of Honiara (Solomon Islands) Finalized India’s designation as “Major Defence Partner” of the USA. This designation is a status unique to India: India-US joint statementUnderlined the need to ensure that terror groups receive no patronage from any State: India-US joint statementBoth sides exchanged views on regional security issues including the threat posed by terrorism: India-US joint statementNow its time we make up our mind as to whether we want status quo or we want to make a new beginning in our relations: Abdul Basit, Pakistani EnvoyYes there are serious problems between our two countries, but we can't shy away from those: Abdul Basit, Pakistan Envoy to IndiaPakistan doesnt wish to live in permanent hostility with India. We are positive and constructive but it takes two to tango: Abdul Basit, Pakistani EnvoyKabul jolted by second earthquake of the dayMore than 11,100 people displaced due to Aceh quake: Disaster agencySuccess of four Hong Kong lawmakers facing expulsion will rest on oath solemnity, say legalHong Kong taxi driver arrested over photo of breastfeeding passengerChina Special Envoy on the Syrian Issue Xie Xiaoyan is visiting Syria / His talked with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem. China will work with incoming U.S. ambassador: FM spokesman @TerryBranstadHilton to open first branded hotel in Hong Kong in 26 years, with new site in MongkokPhilippine government ‘fighting the last war’ when it comes to preventing HIVUS Defence Secretary Ashton Carter meets Defence minister Manohar Parrikar in New DelhiBangladesh cracks down on HuJI, nabs 5 militants for planning attacks'Everything destroyed': Indonesians face Aceh quake destructionMoody’s affirms Singapore’s triple-A ratingIssued 42 note verbales to Pakistan Foreign Office. We have yet to receive consular access: Minister of External Affairs on Indian prisoner Hamid Ansari in Pakistan jailEarthquake of magnitude 3.2 hits Senapati district of Manipur: IMDChina: 6.1 magnitude earthquake in Shihezi, Xinjiang Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 struck the Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan, earlier todayKazakhstan Eight people on trial for terrorism in Qaraghandy Pakistan admits it has insufficient proof against alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan JadhavSingapore must abide by Hong Kong laws on impounded vehicles, Beijing saysUnknown armed men gun down religious scholar in Herat province: Herat police HQ confirms

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8 December 2016
Earthquake M7.7 strikes 204 km SE of Honiara (Solomon Islands)
Now its time we make up our mind as to whether we want status quo or we want to make a new beginning in our relations: Abdul Basit, Pakistani Envoy
Pakistan doesnt wish to live in permanent hostility with India. We are positive and constructive but it takes two to tango: Abdul Basit, Pakistani Envoy
More than 11,100 people displaced due to Aceh quake: Disaster agency
Success of four Hong Kong lawmakers facing expulsion will rest on oath solemnity, say legal
Hong Kong taxi driver arrested over photo of breastfeeding passenger
China will work with incoming U.S. ambassador: FM spokesman @TerryBranstad
Hilton to open first branded hotel in Hong Kong in 26 years, with new site in Mongkok
Philippine government ‘fighting the last war’ when it comes to preventing HIV
US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter meets Defence minister Manohar Parrikar in New Delhi
Bangladesh cracks down on HuJI, nabs 5 militants for planning attacks
'Everything destroyed': Indonesians face Aceh quake destruction
Singapore must abide by Hong Kong laws on impounded vehicles, Beijing says