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January 16, 2018 5:09 AM ‘DANGER ABROAD’ Japan plans EVACUATION of 60,000 citizens in crisis scenario

JAPAN is planning how it would evacuate its estimated 60,000 citizens from South Korea in the event of a crisis that closes airports and puts them in “danger”, it has been reported. The country’s Yomiuri daily claimed that Chief Cabinet Secretary, Yoshihide Suga, said Japan is using “every means” to explore how people can be evacuated in the event airports 11

January 13, 2018 8:53 PM White House: Trump gets 'in-depth' China trade briefing

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The White House says President Donald Trump has received an "in-depth" briefing on trade with China and its economy. Trump met Saturday in Florida with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. Spokeswoman Lindsay Walters says also discussed ongoing talks with Canada and Mexico to renegotiate the North American Free Trade 4

January 12, 2018 10:36 PM North Korea SHOCK warning: Kim 'OUTSMARTS' Trump in latest move, says former US official

NORTH KOREA has “outsmarted” Donald Trump and left America “dangling” following Kim Jong-un’s decision to have diplomatic talks with South Korea, former Pentagon official Michael Maloof has said. North Korea and America have been involved in a war of words in recent months, with Kim Jong-un threatening to attack the US with his nuclear programme 17

January 12, 2018 7:04 PM Yun wins again in World Cup skeleton ahead of home Olympics

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) - Sungbin Yun of South Korea confirmed his status as the favorite for the men's skeleton title at the Pyeongchang Olympics, setting a St. Moritz track record on Friday to win his fifth World Cup race this season. Yun clocked 1 minute 7.19 seconds for his second run, giving him a combined time 0.87 ahead of Germany's Axel Jungk 6

January 12, 2018 4:59 PM 'Big Brother' spacecraft launches: World's first full-colour satellite is capable of capturing high-definition videos of individual people from orbit

A British satellite could provide a full colour, high-definition video of our planet from space, even picking up objects as small as 26 inches (65cm) big on the ground. The 'Big Brother' video satellite, which is currently still a prototype can capture videos of individual people from orbit in high definition. It was one of 31 payloads sent up in the Indian 11

January 12, 2018 11:50 AM Stricken Iranian oil tanker continues to explode

Ten foot waves, strong winds and toxic fumes from the burning oil have been hindering efforts to extinguish the fire. The Iranian tanker, Sanchi, has been ablaze since it collided with Hong-Kong registered freight ship CF Crystal on Saturday night, 185 miles off China's coast near Shanghai. Sanchi was carrying almost one million barrels of highly flammable 6

January 11, 2018 3:28 PM British bobsledder suffers a stroke, to miss Winter Olympics

LONDON (AP) - A British bobsledder will miss the Winter Olympics after suffering a stroke. Bruce Tasker, who was part of the British four-man team that finished in fifth place at the Sochi Games in 2014, was taken to the hospital after experiencing dizziness and sickness last week. Team GB says the 30-year-old Tasker will have further assessments over the coming 4

January 11, 2018 3:27 PM Earning his stripes: Talented gymnast shows off his incredible trampoline skills while riding an inflatable ZEBRA

This amazing footage shows a Cirque Du Soleil acrobat perform flips and tricks on a trampoline - all while riding an inflatable zebra. Elijah Noel Holt who describes himself as a professional zebra rider blackflips off a platform and onto a trampoline, grabbing the zebra and somersaulting into the air. He said that he has been riding a zebra professionally 4

January 9, 2018 8:46 PM Cryptocurrency values plummet by €100 BILLION after a website sparks panic by unexpectedly removing South Korean exchange prices from its rates

Cryptocurrency values have plummeted by €100billion after an influential website sparked panic by removing South Korean exchange prices from its rates. Bitcoin was one of the currencies to sink when CoinMarketCap, one of the industry's most prominent global indexes, carried out the move without any warning, resulting in a steep drop in all virtual coins 3

January 9, 2018 10:59 AM South Korea could CAVE to North Korea after talks to allow Winter Olympics team

NORTH Korea’s proposed entry to South Korea’s Winter Olympics could see Seoul to cave in to Pyongyang with concessions for Kim Jong-un’s warmongering state. South Korea previously banned several North Korean officials from entering the country in response to Pyongyang's ramped-up missile and nuclear tests, conducted despite international pressure 10