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India-Pak nuclear war can kill 125m, says study

US varsity research studies possible war scenario.

04 Oct 2019 3:18 AM

India-Pakistan nuclear conflict may kill up to 125 million people: Study

The researchers found that the exploding nuclear weapons could release 16 to 36 million tonnes of soot.

03 Oct 2019 4:20 PM

'US needs to be in normal state, before talking': Hassan Rouhani

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday the United States is prepared to engage with Iran without pre-conditions.

03 Jun 2019 8:53 AM

NK may give up talks with US on banning nuclear missiles, fears diplomat

NK Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui blamed top U.S. officials for the breakdown of last month's summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un.

15 Mar 2019 3:04 PM

North Korea says peace talks not result of US pressure

The pair is set for the first ever face-to-face meeting between Trump and Kim Jong-Un, with a date and venue to be announced soon.

06 May 2018 2:10 PM

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Indian Air Force tests capability to handle nuke, bio-warfare during mega-drill

The 13-day-long drill aimed to sharpen its war waging capability in the wake of fast evolving regional security situation.

24 Apr 2018 8:15 PM

World raves about Trump, Kim's first meeting, N Korean media remains silent

North Koreans appear to still be in the dark despite such a potentially historic achievement.

10 Mar 2018 2:25 PM

Trump decided ‘himself’ to meet with Kim ‘when conditions were right’: Tillerson

Trump has said he was prepared to meet Kim in what would be the first face-to-face encounter between the two countries' leaders.

09 Mar 2018 7:03 PM

N Korea ‘months away’ from ability to strike US with nuclear weapon: envoy

North Korea accused the United States of seeking to aggravate the situation on the divided peninsula by ‘deploying large nuclear assets’.

07 Feb 2018 4:25 PM

World is one step away from nuclear war, warns Pope Francis

Pope's comment came after Hawaii issued a false missile alert that provoked panic in US state and possible nuclear war with N Korea.

16 Jan 2018 11:18 AM

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Japan’s security endangered due to N Korea, situation like WW2: Shinzo Abe

Abe said Japan would take new steps to strengthen its defence posture but he did not go to specifics.

04 Jan 2018 4:31 PM

Trump may have nuclear button bigger than N Korea’s but there are rules

If the president were to order a strike, he would identify himself to military officials at the Pentagon with codes unique to him.

03 Jan 2018 3:17 PM

US nuclear button much bigger, more powerful: Trump warns N Korea

Trump's message came after Kim Jong-Un warned he has a 'nuclear button' on his table, but expressed interest in a dialogue.

03 Jan 2018 8:45 AM

US B-1B bomber joins military drill on Korean peninsula as N Korea tension escalates

The bomber flew from the Pacific US-administered territory of Guam and joined US F-22 and F-35 stealth fighters in the annual exercises.

06 Dec 2017 7:31 PM

US will face ‘merciless punishment’ for Trump’s reckless remarks: N Korea

After arriving in Tokyo on Sunday, Trump warned that “no dictator” should underestimate the United States.

05 Nov 2017 4:55 PM

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Soviet who halted Armageddon dies

Stanislav Petrov, credited with helping prevent a nuclear war with the US.

20 Sep 2017 2:51 AM

North Korea asks US ‘not to play with fire’

During drill, long-range B-1B Lancer bombers flew close to the border between two Koreas and dropped 900 kg bombs.

10 Jul 2017 5:49 AM