The Erskine fire has been the worst in an already intense California fire season.
Like many love affairs, the one between China and Pakistan is made of unrealistic expectations – mostly among Pakistanis – and a hard-nosed pursuit of strategic goals and political and economic objective — mostly by the Chinese.
From the Indian government’s perspective, the bilateral document is a necessary step to goad the US into fast-tracking requests of “cooperation” from security agencies.
Today we assume that early African-American writers inevitably wrote about race – finding Farro’s novel changes that.
In fact, laws in the US did not even address the issue of separating public restrooms by sex until the end of the 19th century.
US officials caution that calculations about the number of foreign fighters joining Islamic State’s self-described “caliphate” are estimates at best.
The US military’s Strategic Command said it tracked two attempted launches, neither of which posed a threat to North America.
“We will no longer surrender this country or its people to the false song of globalism. The nation-state remains the true foundation for happiness and harmony.”
Staffan de Mistura voiced deep concern at the truce unravelling in Syria, although he saw some narrowing of positions between the government and opposition visions of political transition.
The eastern government has set up its own National Oil Corporation (NOC) to act in parallel to the Tripoli-based NOC, recognised internationally as the only legitimate seller of Libyan oil.
US State Department spokesman Mark Toner urged North Korea to refrain from actions that destabilise the region and said Washington would consider “other” options if Pyongyang continued nuclear and missile testing.
North Korea appears to be preparing a test-launch of an intermediate-range ballistic missile, according to South Korea’s Yonhap news agency, after what the US described as the “fiery, catastrophic” failure of the first attempt.
Former bureaucrat and legislator Nguyễn Xuân Phúc succeeds Nguyễn Tấn Dũng as the new prime minister.