Friday, December 15, 2017

Bomb kills local secular politician, his brother in Pakistan

Associated Press QUETTA, Pakistan –  A Pakistani government official says a bomb struck a vehicle carrying the local leader of a secular political party in southwestern Pakistan, killing...

Japan fully backs Trump on North Korea, Abe says

By Fox News President Donald Trump’s “all options on the table” stance regarding North Korea has the full support Japan’s government, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Sunday. Abe’s remarks came during...

North Korea: ‘More gift packages’ coming for the US

Aljazeera Pyongyang's UN ambassador says its biggest nuclear weapons test yet was a 'gift' addressed to the United States. North Korea has threatened to send "more gift packages" to the United...

North Korea conducts most powerful nuclear test yet

Aljazeera Pyongyang lauds 'perfect success' of its sixth nuclear test with a hydrogen bomb as tensions with US and allies soar. North Korea has carried out its sixth nuclear test - the...

North Korea says it has missile-ready hydrogen bomb

Aljazeera State news agency KCNA says Kim Jong-un inspected a hydrogen bomb that is to be loaded into a new ICBM. North Korea has said it has developed a more advanced...

No fire or fury, but muted Trump response to NKorea missile

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — So much for North Korea’s restraint. So much for President Donald Trump’s threats of “fire and fury.” After Pyongyang’s highly provocative missile test over close American...

Cutting Condoms: H.I.V. Education Needed in the Philippines

Healthcare.  A basic human right.  More specifically, a human right outlined in the International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) under Article 12 (UN Human Rights).  However,...

Bandung Zoo: Animal Hell

Giuseppe Inglima, Franklin & Marshall College BANDUNG, Indonesia. Imagine taking your children to the zoo on a beautiful day, and once you arrive, you encounter skeleton-like animals covered in mud,...

Drugs, Vigilantes and The Philippines

  Drugs are bad for you. Society would mostly support stiffer penalties against people who deal drugs and who use them. However, what the Philippines have done in their war...

What Will Trump Do About North Korea?

North Korea put on quite a show earlier this week by setting off a missile and conducting launch tests. This was seen as a challenge to the United States...