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China slams ‘irresponsible’ Trump accusations over North Korea

BEIJING: China on Saturday called Donald Trump "irresponsible" after the US President cancelled his top diplomat's latest trip to North Korea and suggested Beijing was stalling efforts to disarm Pyongyang. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was due to return to North Korea next week for what he described as the next stage in ensuring the "final, fully verified denuclearization of North Korea". But Trump -- facing a slew of domestic problems and independent reports that North Korea has done little or nothing to roll back…

Clinton leads by 7 points as Trump faces grope claims: poll

NEW YORK: Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton leads rival Donald Trump by seven per cent age points, according to a Reuters/Ipsos national opinion poll taken as the Republican nominee fought off accusations of groping women. The October 7-13 poll released on Friday shows that 44 per cent of likely voters support Clinton while 37 per cent back Trump. That was little changed from Tuesday when the Reuters/Ipsos poll showed Trump trailing by eight points. Two more women came forward on Friday with allegations…