Visit our new website:


US-South Korea military drills to go on despite Pyongyang’s charm offensive: former CIA officer
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 07:12

South Korean government officials have offered assurances that their joint military exercises with the US, which were pre-empted by the Winter Olympic...

North Korea’s Olympics Charm Offensive Meets Skepticism
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 23:36

Despite a display of improved relations between North and South Korea at the Winter Olympics, many South Koreans see the rapprochement as opportunisti...

Japan says it won’t fall for North Korean ‘charm offensive’ amid detente with U.S. and South
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 20:30

The stance risks making Tokyo appear at odds with Washington and Seoul — its two top allies in dealing with the North. Japan Times latest articles

Parish: Pierce 'greatest offensive Celtic ever'
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 10:06

On a night when Robert Parish declared him the "greatest offensive Celtic ever," Paul Pierce -- the newest name to join the rafters at TD Garden -- sa...

YouTube will remove ads and downgrade discoverability of channels posting offensive videos
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 18:45

 After barring Logan Paul earlier today from serving ads on his video channel, YouTube has now announced a more formal and wider set of sanctions...

Charm offensive: 200+ N. Korean cheerleaders arrive at Olympics to be followed by Kim’s sister
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 15:24

North Korean delegates, including around 230 cheerleaders, have arrived in the South in the run-up to the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang. They ar...

'Offensive' Tunnock's Tea Cake ad banned by regulator
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 13:37

The advert, featuring the product at the top of a woman tennis player's thigh, has been banned. BBC News - Scotland

15 Insanely Offensive Things People Actually Said to Plus-Size Pregnant Women
  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:49

Post by Wendy Robinson. There is something so magical about the way pregnancy makes random people feel totally comfortable talking about a woman's ev...

Syria war: Turkey suffers deadliest day in Afrin offensive
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 06:01

Seven soldiers die in the Turkish-led offensive to drive Kurdish militias from the Syrian region. BBC News - Middle East

The Tet Offensive: A Reporter Looks Back
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:13

It was 50 years ago, but I still vividly recall the attack on Saigon. Like many others, I woke up in the South Vietnamese capital on Jan. 30, 1968 thi...

German police disperse Kurdish protest against Turkish offensive
  • Sun, 28 Jan 2018 19:21

German police shut down a tense demonstration in Cologne on Saturday, after around 15,000 Kurds took to the streets to protest Turkey's offensive in n...

Tank row intensifies over Turkish offensive
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:06

An array of German politicians had said the tanks should not be upgraded for use by Turkey in Syria. BBC News - World

Turkey kills at least 260 Kurdish, Islamic State fighters in Syria offensive -military
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 06:30

ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Turkey has killed at least 260 Syrian Kurdish fighters and Islamic State militants in its four-day-old offensive into the Ku...

Syria offensive: Turkey warns US over Kurdish militia group
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:55

Turkey says the US must end support for the YPG militia, which it is fighting in northern Syria. BBC News - Middle East

Syria offensive: US seeks to address Turkey's 'legitimate' security concerns
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:54

Turkey has legitimate security concerns in northern Syria, where it has sent troops, Washington says. BBC News - Middle East

Syria offensive: Turkish troops 'capture villages' in Afrin
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 18:56

The ground offensive in the Afrin region is aimed at ousting Kurdish fighters, Turkey says. BBC News - Middle East

Syria: Turkey steps up offensive against Kurdish forces
  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:55

The Turkish military is set to activate ground operations in addition to the air strikes it has launched against the US-backed YPG militia in Afrin pr...

Japan warns over North Korean 'charm offensive'
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:54

Japan told an international meeting that Korean Olympics talks should not lead to reduced sanctions. BBC News - Asia

Poland's New Leader Faces Daunting Charm Offensive
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:31

New Polish leader Mateusz Morawiecki has inherited one of the potentially most explosive situations in Europe: a two-year standoff with the European U...

US missile systems in Japan may have offensive purpose & be controlled by Washington – Moscow
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 21:19

The US-made Aegis missile-defense system deployed in Japan could be used for offensive purposes and fall under full control of Washington, the Russian...

News Categories