Alaska

6.6-magnitude quake strikes off Alaska: USGS

6.6-magnitude quake strikes off Alaska: USGS

The USGS said the quake struck at a depth of 111.8 km and 60 km east of the remote Buldir Island in the Aleutian archipelago that is home to some 8,000 people.

Oct 09, 2017, 07:23 AM IST

US woman murdered on cruise wouldn`t `stop laughing at me,` says husband

An American has been charged with murdering his wife during a cruise in Alaska because she wouldn`t stop laughing at him, US authorities said Thursday.

Jul 28, 2017, 10:05 AM IST

China says 'China responsibility theory' on North Korea has to stop

US President Trump took a more conciliatory tone at a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday, but he has expressed some impatience that China, with its close economic and diplomatic ties to Pyongyang, is not doing enough to rein in North Korea.

 

Jul 11, 2017, 15:45 PM IST
Donald Trump keeps it friendly with Xi Jinping at G20 on North Korea threat

Donald Trump keeps it friendly with Xi Jinping at G20 on North Korea threat

Trump campaigned in last year's presidential election on cracking down on China for its trade practices, but he softened his rhetoric after taking office, saying he wanted to work with China on the nuclear issue.

Jul 09, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

South Korea's President Moon Jae-In seeks talks with Kim Jong Un

During a speech on Thursday ahead of the Group of 20 summit in Germany, President Moon Jae-in also proposed the two Koreas resume reunions of families separated by war, stop hostile activities along their heavily fortified border and cooperate on the 2018 Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Jul 07, 2017, 12:05 PM IST
Donald Trump's climate stance looms over Arctic meeting

Donald Trump's climate stance looms over Arctic meeting

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will host foreign ministers from Arctic nations at a summit in Alaska on Thursday, where President Donald Trump`s reluctance to fight climate change will likely cast a shadow over talks.

May 11, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Quakes rattle Alaska, Canada border area

Two strong earthquakes struck a remote border area between Canada and southeastern Alaska Monday, the US Geological Survey reported.

May 01, 2017, 21:18 PM IST
Alaska's 'Bogoslof Volcano' erupts again, sends ash cloud over Aleutians

Alaska's 'Bogoslof Volcano' erupts again, sends ash cloud over Aleutians

The Bogoslof Volcano of Alaska that's been active since mid-December has erupted again and sends ash cloud all over the Aleutian Islands in the United States.

Mar 09, 2017, 00:36 AM IST
INSIGHT: What Indian Air Force and US Air Force learned from each other at Red Flag Alaska 16-1

INSIGHT: What Indian Air Force and US Air Force learned from each other at Red Flag Alaska 16-1

The Indian Air Force (IAF) along with the US Air Force (USAF) and the US Navy (USN) conducted the Red Flag Alaska 16-1, an aerial combat training exercise, at the Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska, in the United States earlier this year.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:01 PM IST