N. Korea threatens ‘powerful nuclear deterrence’
SEOUL, July 24 AFP - North Korea on Saturday
threatened a “powerful nuclear deterrence” in response to joint
US-South Korean naval exercises starting this weekend, Pyongyang’s
state media said.
Philippines’ Aquino set for angry ‘State of Nation’ address
Philippine President Benigno Aquino is set to
launch a blistering attack on his predecessor and flesh out an
anti-corruption drive when he makes his first “State of the Nation”
address on Monday.
Nepal parliament fails again to elect new PM
Nepal’s parliament failed Friday in its latest
effort to elect a new prime minister, fuelling concern that
political deadlock will derail the country’s peace process and
trigger fresh instability.