North Korea has proposed a joint investigation with the US into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of “serious” consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with the cyber attack.

Russia dismisses new US sanctions

Russia has dismissed new US sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula.

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Obama: Sony made a mistake

Sony “made a mistake” in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea’s leader, US president Barack Obama said, and he pledged the US would ...

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Japan hit by 5.9 earthquake

A 5.9 magnitude earthquake has hit Japan's Honshu island, shaking Fukushima where crippled nuclear power plants are located.

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Russia dismisses sanctions and reaffirms its right to Crimea

Russia has dismissed new US sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula.

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Israel bombs Gaza 'terror site'

Israel’s military has hit a Hamas site in the Gaza Strip in its first air strike on the Palestinian territory since the summer’s war.

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Cinemas feared 'Batman massacre' over The Interview threats

When a group claiming credit for the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment threatened violence against cinemas showing The Interview earlier this week, the fate ...

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