Trump-Kim meeting scheduled on June 12
Washington: US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are scheduled to meet at 9 a.m. (Singapore time) on June 12, the White House has said.
Bill Clinton: I don't owe Lewinsky an apology
Washington: Asked if he owed Lewinsky an apology, Clinton during an appearence on NBC News' Today show said: "No, I do not -- I have never talked to her. But I did say publicly on more than one occasion that I was sorry. That's very different. The apology was public."
BRICS seeks action against states financing terrorism
Pretoria: With India seeking joint action by the BRICS member states against terrorist financing and money laundering, the grouping on Monday called upon all countries to prevent financing of terrorist networks and terrorist actions from their territories.
US trying to find discreet way to pay for Kim's Singapore hotel
Washington: As preparations are underway for the historic US-North Korea summit, American officials are trying to solve the logistical issue of who will pay for North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's housing at an island resort off the coast of Singapore, a report said.
Modi meets US Defence Secretary, visits Indian naval ship
Singapore: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met US Defence Secretary James Mattis on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue and went on board an Indian Navy ship at a naval base here on Saturday, the concluding day of his three-nation tour of southeast Asia, before departing for India...
'No talks on US troops in S.Korea at Trump-Kim summit'
Singapore: US Secretary of Defence James Mattis said that the discussion on withdrawing or reducing US military footprint on the Korean Peninsula will not come up during the summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.
5 dead in US lettuce E.coli outbreak
Washington: Five people have died in a major E.coli outbreak in the US involving romaine lettuce, with 197 cases reported across 35 states, according to the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).