Judicial Services Commission has suspended the arrested Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and Justice Ali Hameed: Maldives media

Map. History of Asia conflict

20 February 2018
Looks like an apartment fire near Gangneung Media Village.
Gangneung: Something is burning.
1 week ago
[email protected]: Congratulations to the Republic of Korea on what will be a MAGNIFICENT Winter Olympics! What the South Korean people have built is truly an inspiration!
Pentagon chief says North Korea standoff 'firmly in the diplomatic lane'
Tillerson also said US won't be "lulled" by North Korean presence at the Olympics. "That isn't going to change anything," he said of US insistence North Korean end its nuclear weapon and ballistic missile programs.
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[email protected]: Best wishes to the Republic of Korea on hosting the @Olympics! What a wonderful opportunity to show everyone that you are a truly GREAT NATION!
Maj. Gen. Hecker, deputy commander-Air for @USFOR A says recent B-52 strike in Badakhshan province targeted training camps belonging to the Taliban and the East Turkestan Islamic Movement, an extremist group founded in western China
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 158km S of Kushiro, Japan
Maldives: Protests being held in front of MDP Haruge, calling for implementation of Supreme Court order to release nine political prisoners1 week ago
Maldives: Protests being held in front of MDP Haruge, calling for implementation of Supreme Court order to release nine political prisoners
A teacher arrested by police from a school in Lucknow's Madiyanva for allegedly molesting girl students of Std 2 of the school, case registered under various sections of the IPC
1 week ago
U.S. Geological Survey says a fresh earthquake of magnitude 5.7 has struck the eastern coast of Taiwan 19km (12 miles) from the city of Hualien
A spox for Saudi's General Authority of Civil Aviation tells @Reuters the agency had not granted any permission to Air India; officials in Air India insist to @sharonidan that permission has been granted
1 week ago
6.1 magnitude earthquake hits off Taiwan's eastern coast – reports
Tillerson says North Korea an equal player at PyeongChang Olympics
Russian Mindef: Iskander-M rocketmen in Zabaikal region on battle alert for readiness check
J-10B carrying KG700 ECM pod, PL-8, PL-12 and drop tanks takes off.
RSAF50-themed F-15SG, launched by President Halimah Yacob at the SGAirshow this morning1 week ago
RSAF50-themed F-15SG, launched by President Halimah Yacob at the #SGAirshow this morning
India successfully test-fires the nuclear-capable Prithvi II missile from Odisha on Wednesday, according to local media
1 week ago
Judicial Services Commission has suspended the arrested Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and Justice Ali Hameed: Maldives media
Peaceful Protesters vow to keep continue sit-in in Islamabad
1 week ago
At least six killed, 60 missing after quake rocks Taiwan tourist area
1 week ago
"India's PM Modi is scheduled to arrive in Ramallah on February 10" Haaretz: Modi to 'honor' Arafat in 'historic Palestine visit,' three weeks after Netanyahu's India tour
North Korea has this afternoon told some Pyongyang diplomats and visiting military attachés to arrive in Kim Il Sung for 09.00AM – presumably for the much anticipated military parade. Also, a cultural event is scheduled to take place on Thursday afternoon.
1 week ago
Maldives:Despite the declaration of the State of Emergency on 1 February 2018, no curfew has been imposed and general movement of people, services and businesses will not be affected.
Koreas' joint march at Olympics opening to be 'very emotional': IOC president
1 week ago
KCNA: "Japan is seeking the revival of the blood-stained imperial era, being buoyed by the ambition for reinvasion. It is watching for a chance to go nuclear at the tacit connivance of the U.S. just like a stray cat eyeing an oil bowl."
Chhattisgarh: A naxal arrested from forest area of Bijapur's Basaguda; detonator, wires and other equipment recovered from him
For the 1st time the Saudi government will allow a direct flight to Israel to fly over Saudi Arabia: @airindiain flights from India to Israel will last just 6 hours
Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia Adel Jubeir in Riyadh
IOC President Thomas Bach speaks at the end of the committee's 132nd session in Pyeongchang
Philippines President Duterte slams European Union as 'stupid', refuses summit invite after criticism of bloody drug war
Joint Korean hockey captain says team performing better than expected
1 week ago
Vice President Pence "the toughest sanctions ever imposed on North Korea"
1 week ago
At least five killed, 60 missing after quake rocks Taiwan tourist area
1 week ago
South Korea in consultations with U.S on planned trips by North Korea leader's sister
U.N. rights chief slams Indonesia proposal to outlaw gay, extramarital sex
1 week ago
Seoul says planned visit by North Korea leader Kim's sister reflects efforts to reduce tension
"I'm announcing that the United States of America will soon unveil the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever – and we will continue to isolate North Korea until it abandons its nuclear and ballistic missile programs once and for all." says @VP
"All options are on the table, and the United States has deployed some of our most advanced military assets to Japan and to the wider region, to protect our homeland and our allies and we will continue to," states @VP
"We will not allow North Korean propaganda to hijack the message and imagery of the Olympic Games. We will not allow North Korea to hide behind the Olympic banner the reality that they enslave their people and threaten the wider region," adds @VP
"I will have the privilege to lead the United States' delegation to the Winter Olympics says @VP. We'll be there to cheer our athletes, but we'll also be there to stand with our allies, and remind the world that North Korea is the most tyrannical and oppressive government on the planet."
US Vice President Mike Pence receives a briefing on the PAC-3 anti-missile defense system in Tokyo, ahead of his trip to South Korea
1 week ago
Cheong Wa Dae welcomes planned South Korea visit of North Korean leader's sister
"The people of Japan can be assured: The full range of the Armed Forces of the United States is dedicated to the protection of Japan," @VP says alongside @AbeShinzo
US and Japan have "completely aligned" their policies on DPRK, says @AbeShinzo
1 week ago
Chhattisgarh: More than 50 villagers were taken ill after consuming food at a private event in Gervani village yesterday; 30 people referred to a hospital in Raigarh
"A good amount of time" spent today with @VP discussing DPRK, says @AbeShinzo, adding it will continue to provoke with an expected military parade tomorrow in Pyongyang
Madhya Pradesh: Income Tax Dept conducts raid on 'My Car' showrooms in Bhopal, Indore; Documents being investigated inside the showroom
1 week ago
Leaders of South Korea, Lithuania agree to increase energy, technology cooperation
U.S. could lift aid suspension if Pakistan takes steps: State Department
1 week ago
GM Korea says it will focus on improving competitiveness in wake of CEO comments
PM Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben injured, her relative killed in road accident in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh: police
Desperate hunt for survivors of earthquake in Taiwan that claimed at least four lives and left buildings tilting precariously1 week ago
Desperate hunt for survivors of earthquake in Taiwan that claimed at least four lives and left buildings tilting precariously
1 week ago
KCNA: "Trump is seeking nuclear war. Our state completed war deterrent in order to protect our sovereigntyHowever, the U.S. recklessly denounces our deterrent as a 'threat' to world peace. This is a high manifestation of the thief turning on the master with a club."
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KCNA: "There is no other option for the U.S. than to co-exist with the DPRK, a nuclear power."
1 week ago
KCNA: "Now is a time to discuss how to set right the relations with the DPRK after acknowledging the DPRK's strategic position as an entity possessed of nuclear weapons, not to discuss denuclearization."
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KCNA: "'Nuclear dismantlement' of the DPRK pursued by the Trump administration is a wild dream that can never come true and there are neither strength nor ways to reverse the situation."
North Korea high-level delegation that includes leader Kim Jong-un sister Kim Yo-jong, leading memeber of the workers party Choe Hwi, and Ri Son-gwon who is chairman of the Committee for Reunification, are due to to visit South Korea this week for the winter Olympics
1 week ago
KCNA: "If the joint military exercises bedevilingnorth-south relations and threatening peace resume despite the unanimous opposition and denunciation at home and abroad, the U.S. and south Korean military warmongers will be held wholly accountable for the consequences."
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KCNA: "If the U.S. and south Korean military warmongers resume the large-scale joint military drills aimed at the DPRK as soon as the Winter Olympics are over, the situation on the Korean peninsula turn back to the catastrophic phase again."
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister to visit South Korea for Winter Olympics
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KCNA: "They, accustomed to sycophancy toward the U.S. and confrontation with fellow countrymen, barely prolong their remaining days with vituperation and rampage."
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KCNA: "When the ship 'Mangyongbong-92' carrying the art troupe arrived, Jo Won Jin, head of the 'Korean Patriotic Party', a stooge party of traitor Park Geun Hye, and other crazy nerds held a 'rally against Pyongyang Olympics' and ran around like headless chickens."
12 Chinese companies will invest more than $800 million in a Beltand Road project to develop an industrial park in Abu Dhabi, creating more than 2,000 jobs
Pakistani Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal spoke at a breakfast meeting on Capitol Hill that was attended by various US Senators, House Representatives and other Senior Officials. The Minister briefed the participants on Pakistan's successes in the fight against terrorism
The car in which PM Modi's wife, Jashodaben was travelling met with an accident on highway in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh. Her condition is fine, she was taken to the hospital for medical check up
Opposition raises loud slogans in Lok Sabha as Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks on the motion of thanks to the President's address
1 week ago
Rescuers are working to reach five people trapped and more than 140 people unaccounted for in several buildings damaged by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Taiwan that has so far left four dead
5 suspected drug pushers held in Quezon
1 week ago
KCNA: "Recounted at the seminar are the researchthat the flower was brought into full bloom to be bigger and more beautiful while bringing earlier more than one month the duration of growthfor the successful holding of the Kimjongilia Festival."
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KCNA: "Presented to the symposium were papers which dealt with the biological factors of KimjongiliaThe speakers referred to research data on new compound fertilizer made for the growth of Kimjongilia."
1 week ago
KCNA: "A national symposium on Kimjongilia was held at the Sci-Tech Complex Tuesday on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the naming of immortal flower Kimjongilia."
1 week ago
KCNA: "A military delegation of the Republic of Zimbabwe led by Moyo Elson, commander of the Air Force of the Zimbabwe National Army, arrived here Tuesday on the occasion of the 70th founding anniversary of the Korean People's Army."
Trump, Britain's May discuss North Korea by phone
1 week ago
KCNA: "The situation clearly proves that the U.S. is a harasser of the peace on the Korean peninsula, a chief culprit escalating tensions and a main stumbling block standing in the way of Korea's reunification."
1 week ago
KCNA: "This sinister military act aimed to chill the hard-won atmosphere for the improvement of the north-south ties and reverse the trend of development is an outright challenge to the sincere efforts made by the DPRK to defuse the tension on the Korean peninsula."
1 week ago
KCNA: "Even before the start of the Winter Olympics, there are increasing concerns at home and abroad about the situation on the Korean Peninsula after the Olympicsas the U.S. is toutingresumption of the joint military exercises with south Korea as soon as the Olympics ends."
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 98km ESE of Vanj, Tajikistan
@statedeptspox: @VP Pence is on his way to Japan to lead the US Presidential Delegation to the Winter Olympics in Korea to demonstrate US commitment to the universal values of the Olympic games and the values that they promote.
1 week ago
Taiwan's premier says 2 killed, 144 injured in earthquake striking east coast city of Hualien.
1 week ago
Two dead, over 100 injured in Taiwan quake, government says
1 week ago
After a magnitude-6.4 earthquake, Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported that the ground floor of a hotel caved in and people were believed to be trapped inside.
Building partially collapses after earthquake of magnitude 6.4 in Hualien, Taiwan1 week ago
Building partially collapses after earthquake of magnitude 6.4 in Hualien, Taiwan
6.4 quake at Taiwan near Hualien. Building collapses reported. Pic: Liberty Times1 week ago
6.4 quake at Taiwan near Hualien. Building collapses reported. Pic: Liberty Times
1 week ago
In Astana, nearly 400 construction workers of the Abu Dhabi Plaza commercial center project held a rally to protest their lay-off, claiming that they received no severance pay or advance notification
30 reported to be trapped inside a collapsed hotel on the east coast of Taiwan after 6.4-magnitude earthquake2 week ago
30 reported to be trapped inside a collapsed hotel on the east coast of Taiwan after 6.4-magnitude earthquake
2 week ago
Taiwan Earthquake - Magnitude: 6.4 - Off east coast near Hualien - Hotel partially collapses - Other buildings also damaged - Reports of multiple injuries - No tsunami threat
2 week ago
Maldives Supreme Court revokes an order to release nine high-profile political prisoners, reports PTI
2 week ago
Strong earthquake hits just off the coast of northeast Taiwan
AVIC Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute's new drone, fly wing configuration
Vikas, a criminal with Rs 50,000 reward on his head has been killed by Police in an encounter in Muzaffarnagar. Two police personnel also injured
The Trump administration is leaving open the possibility of a meeting this week at the Winter Olympics between the @VP and DPRK officials
2 week ago
India says Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Rajouri
Head of North Korean delegation hails good weather for PyeongChang
2 week ago
Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Prisons S K Mishra says he orders inquiry into escape of Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Naveed Jutt. SrinagarTerrorAttack
Porsche pummeled, Corvettes crushed as Philippines' Duterte shows he's tough on tax-dodging2 week ago
Porsche pummeled, Corvettes crushed as Philippines' Duterte shows he's tough on tax-dodging
2 week ago
Five more security personnel injured in two blasts that occurred inside Assam Rifles Transit Camp near Khuman Lampak Main Stadium in Imphal West
2 week ago
We don't have animosity towards Pakistan. Pakistan must end enmity with Afghanistan, @ashrafghani says
Fire breaks out at Orchard Towers bar in Singapore; 60 people evacuated2 week ago
Fire breaks out at Orchard Towers bar in Singapore; 60 people evacuated
Two blasts occur inside Assam Rifles Transit Camp near Khuman Lampak Main Stadium in Imphal West; Four security personnel injured in the blast.
Myanmar policeman who arrested Reuters reporters tells court he burnt his notes
2.6-magnitude quake detected in North Korea in aftermath of September nuke test
India pledges $31m for the implementation of 108 projects in Afghanistan2 week ago
India pledges $31m for the implementation of 108 projects in Afghanistan
The arrest of the Supreme Court Chief Justice and political figures are also reasons for concern. Government continues to carefully monitor the situation: Indian MEA
We are disturbed by the declaration of a State of Emergency in Maldives following the refusal of the Govt to abide by the unanimous ruling of the full bench of the Supreme Court on 1 February, and also by the suspension of Constitutional rights of the people of Maldives: MEA
Pence heads to Olympics leaving open chance of talks with North Korea officials
Philippines National Police chief wants more SAF troopers deployed in Bilibid
Gurdaspur: Border Security Force seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition from the area of Border Out Post Shikar in Dera Baba Nanak sector; 3 AK-47 rifles along with 6 magazines and 150 cartridges, 2 pistols and 100 cartridges and 6 hand grenades seized
@VP and @SecondLady just arrived Yokota Air Base, Japan