Global leaders criticise Suu Kyi over Rohingya speech
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi is facing mounting international pressure for her handling of violence in Rakhine state and the Rohingya refugee crisis, BBC report.
In a speech on Tuesday, the de facto leader condemned rights abuses but did not blame the army or address allegations of ethnic cleansing.
Leaders and diplomats from several countries have since expressed strong disappointment with....Read More >
Earthquake kills nearly 250 in Mexico
A strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing at least 248 people and toppling dozens of buildings in the capital, Mexico City, BBC report.
President Enrique Peña Nieto said more than 20 children had died and 30 were missing after a school collapsed.
The 7.1 magnitude quake also caused major damage in neighbouring states.
The tremor struck shortly after many people had taken part....Read More >
Suu Kyi does not fear global ‘scrutiny’ over Rohingya crisis
Trump: US would destroy North Korea
US President Donald Trump has told the UN General Assembly that America would destroy North Korea if forced to defend itself or its allies, BBC report.
In his debut speech, he mocked North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, saying: "Rocket man is on a suicide mission."
North Korea has tested nuclear bombs and missiles in defiance of the UN.
The American leader also attacked Iran, saying it was a....Read More >