Malaysia on Saturday expelled the North Korean ambassador to the country, declaring him "persona non grata" and asking the envoy to leave Malaysia within 48 hours.
The week in pictures Here are the most arresting images taken in the past seven days. A performer puts on a show during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (AP) a-performer-puts-on-a-show-during-carnival-celebrations-at-the-sambadrome-in-rio-de-janeiro,-brazil. A goose takes flight over the river that straddles the banking district in Frankfurt, Germany. (AP) a-goose-takes-flight-over-the-river-that-straddles-the-banking-district-in-frankfurt,-germany. Mount Etna, Europe’s […]
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysia’s foreign minister says the government has expelled North Korea’s ambassador for criticizing the investigation into the killing of the North Korean leader’s estranged half brother. Foreign Minister Anifah Aman said in a statement that a notice was sent to the North Korean Embassy on Saturday saying Ambassador Kang Chol must […]
NAPLES, Fla. – Authorities say a southwest Florida teen called in a fake bomb threat to a Naples school to help two friends get out of taking a test. The Naples Daily News reports that 18-year-old Grayson Alexander Barry was arrested Thursday and charged with making a false report concerning the planting of a bomb. […]
Even without a formal title, Ivanka Trump is steadily carving out an expanded role in her father’s White House – which in the last few days alone has touched on everything from combating human trafficking to pushing affordable child care policies. Her influence could be seen most recently in President Trump’s address earlier this week […]
LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) – Scottish fund manager Aberdeen
Asset Management is exploring possible options for a
tie-up with insurer Standard Life, Sky News reported on
Saturday, in a deal which could total 11 billion pounds ($13.52
Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said on Saturday that the Kansas shooting, in which an Indian engineer was killed, should be treated as an “individual act” and the American society was very much against it.