MEXICO CITY, Sept 22 (Bernama) -- The death toll from Tuesday\'s 7.1-magnitude earthquake in central Mexico has climbed to 273, the government said on Thursday, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

PYONGYANG, Sept 22 (Bernama) -- The top leader of the North Korea, Kim Jong Un, has vowed to retaliate after US President Donald Trump threatened to destroy Pyongyang in his speech at the United Nations General Assembly, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

LONDON, Sept 21 (Bernama) -- British police on Thursday arrested a 17-year-old boy in south London in connection with the recent terror attack on a subway train, bringing the total number of arrests in the investigation to six, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

BEIJING, Sept 21 (Bernama) -- Apps from Chinese publishers dominate the top rankings of the most used Android apps globally, according to industrial research, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

HARARE, Sept 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-NEW ZIANA) -- The finance minister of cash-strapped Zimbabwe, Patrick Chinamasa, has disclosed that the government is drafting legislation to enable jail sentences to be imposed on individuals who are caught selling cash at a premium to desperate people.

NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Bernama) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, in his address to the UN General Assembly in New York on Wednesday, called on UN member countries to unite in putting pressure on North Korea, following the country's sixth nuclear test on Sept 3, Japan's Jiji Press reported.

BRASILIA, Sept 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-EFE)--A new poll released on Tuesday found that just 3.4 percent of Brazilians approve of the job that President Michel Temer is doing, while 84.5 percent disapprove of his performance.