Kim supervised ‘new weapon’ test again: KCNA Aug 18, 2019 0 1026 12345 Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un once again supervised a “new weapon” launch, state media said Saturday, complicating efforts at denuclearisation ahead of next week’s visit to Seoul by the US envoy to Pyongyang. Friday’s launch was the North’s sixth test in recent weeks as it protests the annual US-South Korea military exercises which Pyongyang considers rehearsals for invasion. (AFP) Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES India eases some curbs including fixed line phone use in Kashmir Aug 18, 2019 0 1450 Modi visits Bhutan, ten agreements signed Aug 18, 2019 0 757 HK rally against government under stormy skies Aug 18, 2019 0 681 Acehnese hold mass dance for Indonesian independence day Agencies Banda Aceh More than 2,000 boys dressed in colourful traditional costumes took part in a mass dance in Aceh to celebrate Indonesia’s independence day on Saturday. The 2019 teenagers, one for each year, lined up .. Seven killed in Indonesia ferry accident AFP Kendari Seven people, including two children, were killed and four others missing after a ferry carrying dozens of passengers caught fire off Indonesia’s Sulawesi island early Saturday, police said. The ferry, .. Rescue worker killed in attack on ambulance in northern Myanmar YANGON: One rescue worker was killed and several others were wounded when an ambulance came under fire in northern Myanmar amid clashes between troops and ethnic rebels in the region, an army spokesman and a witness said .. Kazakh advocate of Muslim rights in China set free in plea bargain ALMATY: A Kazakh rights activist who campaigned against detention of ethnic Uighurs and other Muslims in special camps in China has pleaded guilty to a hate speech charge in exchange for securing his freedom, his lawyer ..