North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Hails ‘Sacred Combat Mission,’ Gets Warm Words from World Leaders

The latest blow to North Korea comes amid a series of setbacks to Kim Jong Un’s five-year plan determined at the last national Korean Workers’ Party congress in 2016. Failure to reach a peace deal with the United States has left international sanctions against North Korea intact and the novel coronavirus pandemic has shocked the […]

On the 75th Anniversary of Hiroshima, Here’s Where the World Stands With Nuclear Weapons

Many in the U.S. remain the most concerned about adversarial states such as North Korea and Iran, although the Persian Gulf nation does not currently possess nuclear weapons. Analysts have argued that the best way to prevent Iran from becoming a nuclear-armed power is to return to the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, commonly […]

Covid vaccine: ‘8,000 jumbo jets needed’ to deliver doses around world

“Even if we assume that half the needed vaccines can be transported by land, the air cargo industry will still face its largest single transport challenge ever. In planning their vaccine programmes, particularly in the developing world, governments must take very careful consideration of the limited air cargo capacity that is available at the moment,” […]

‘Hottest gran in the world’ launches X-rated site after wowing fans with youthful look

“I also love hearing from women who say I inspire them because that’s so rewarding. I love lifting woman up and showing them that its possible and it’s ok to have kids and still have a sexy fun side. If you feel good, flaunt it. F**k what people think. Love what you see and know […]

Navy SEAL who helped kill Osama bin Laden reveals how the harrowing memory of people jumping out of the World Trade Center on 9/11 gave him the courage to go through with the mission he didn’t expect to survive

The Only Plane in the Sky: The Oral History of 9/11 by Garrett M.Graff, which was first published last year, is a retelling of the attacks from the perspective of those who lived them and the loved ones of those who perished. 

What is Mission Karmayogi, government’s new programme for an ‘ideal’ civil servant?

In the second term, the Modi government had introduced the lateral entry of domain experts, while also forcing retirements of those bureaucrats facing charges of corruption, sexual harassment and fraud, causing a churn within the civil services establishment, according to reports.

Autonomous ‘Mayflower’ will start trial missions in coming weeks as it readies for the more than 3,000 mile journey the original ship took with 102 Pilgrims on board in 1620

IBM has its own experiment on the craft that is said to identify whales and the bod using the animals’ songs. And a third will analyze the shape of the Earth

Priscilla Chan’s $61 billion mission to help the next generation

In 2016, Chan founded The Primary School, a private, nonprofit school in East Palo Alto, California, that now has 250 students. The project combines her biggest passions: health and school. Children receive full mental and medical health care services as part of their education

Vanessa Kirby looks chic in a monochrome ensemble as she attends The World To Come photocall at the 77th Venice Film Festival

The World To Come is set on the American East Coast in the mid-19th century, where two neighboring couples battle hardship and isolation, and is based upon Jim Shepard’s novel of the same name 

China’s UN mission rebuts US ambassador’s remarks

China is a staunch supporter of the cause of the United Nations and will continue to fulfill its responsibilities and work with other countries in the world to uphold and promote multilateralism, the spokesperson said, and will safeguard the international system with the UN at its core and rule-based international order.