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Kim Vows To Tame 'Mentally Deranged' Trump As North Korea Threatens H-Bomb Test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a rare, explosive address Thursday, two days after U.S. President Donald Trumpthreatened to "totally destroy" the isolated nation if provoked. And just hours later...
US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd Annual UN General Assembly in New York on September 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump Threatens To ‘Totally Destroy’ North Korea In ‘America First’ Speech At United Nations

President Donald Trump forcefully defended the United States and condemned North Korea and Iran in his first speech before the United Nations General Assembly, hailing "strong, sovereign nations" and...
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UNGASS 2016: Nations Call For A Humane Approach To Drug Problem, But Is India Listening?

In the recently concluded Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGASS) on the World Drug Problem, 2016, a shift towards a "humane solution" was mooted, emphasizing that the international community should focus beyond criminalization and enforcement in order to initiate an effective drug policy. India, however, represented by its Finance Minister Mr Arun Jaitley, made a statement urging the global community to toughen its collective fight against drug trafficking...