Stories about World Media

Mar 26 2019

China signs deal to buy 300 Airbus planes

The deal was signed Monday as Chinese President Xi Jinping visited France's Emmanuel Macron in Paris . Monday's talks come a day ahead of another meeting in Paris ,...

Mar 26 2019

Pentagon authorises US$1 billion for Trump's border wall

The works would include building new border security infrastructure, including a construction of "57 miles of 18-foot-high pedestrian fencing". After Trump vetoed the a...

Mar 26 2019

Graham’s next move after Mueller report: Investigate Obama’s Department of Justice

Sen. In a four-page letter sent to Congress Sunday afternoon, Barr said that Mueller's investigation concluded that President Donald Trump's campaign did not col...

Mar 26 2019

Iraqi PM seeks sacking of local governor after Mosul boat capsize

As the death toll in Thursday's ferry disaster in northern Iraq continues to rise, the banks of the Tigris River in Mosul are witnessing anger and despair as families a...

Mar 26 2019

Sandy Hook victim's father takes own life

They added the death did not appear suspicious. The body of Jeremy Richman , 49, whose daughter Avielle was among 26 children and teachers murdered at their school i...

Mar 26 2019

German family that owns Krispy Kreme, Panera admits to Nazi past

According to a lengthy report by German tabloid Bild on Sunday, two late masters of the Reimann family, Albert Reimann Sr. and his son, Albert Reimann Jr., who died in ...

Mar 26 2019

Post-Mueller, Trump Camp Tells Networks To 'Employ Basic Journalistic Standards'

Mueller's investigation of whether the President committed obstruction of justice did not conclude the President committed a crime, but it also "does not exonerate him", ...

Mar 26 2019

Congress's 'final attack on poverty': How did party calculate minimum income?

However, Rahul Gandhi said that this scheme was finalised only after the party studied its financial implications and consulted economists and experts. "The UPA governmen...

Mar 26 2019

IDB cancels meeting in China over Venezuelan delegate

The latest sanctions freeze assets belonging to the bank and its subsidiaries, and prevent US citizens from any dealings with Bandes. "Our first meeting as Caribbean le...

Mar 26 2019

Young Muslim boy invites New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern to join Islam

She said a major focus of the inquiry would be whether security agencies focused their attention on the right issues and whether there were any clues that were missed. Be...

Mar 26 2019

Teacher from remote Kenya village is world’s best, wins $1 mln

The victor of the 2019 $ 1 million prize was announced on stage in a ceremony in Dubai by movie star Hugh Jackman . Peter Tabichi , from Kenya, was presented with...

Mar 26 2019

Kevin McCarthy blasts Democrats Ilhan Omar's anti-semitic response

Pence also criticized eight Democratic candidates for skipping the AIPAC conference. Tuesday will bring addresses by Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pel...

Mar 26 2019

How Russian media saw the long-awaited Mueller report

Russia's state media is heavily dominated by US Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe, with news channels making an issue out of the amount of money spent on it and g...

Mar 26 2019

God sent Trump to save Israel, Pompeo suggests

In further talks with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, Pompeo added that he believes the USA has a "moral obligation" to ensure the security of Israel, and that the Unite...

Mar 26 2019

European officials warn no deal Brexit now "increasingly likely"

British Prime Minister Theresa May could gain support for her Brexit deal if she promises to stand down from her post, Conservative MPs told the BBC . Lawmakers in a vot...

Mar 26 2019

Father of Sandy Hook elementary school shooting victim found dead

Police say they have no reason at this time to suspect foul play. His 6-year-old daughter Avielle was killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown...

Mar 25 2019

Boeing to brief on 737 MAX updates as Ethiopian backs planemaker

Mr Joseph says maintaining the same fleet of Boeing jets is the most cost-efficient option for the national carrier, but that will depend on the manufacturer's ability to...

Mar 25 2019

Pilot dies crashing plane on clubhouse in bid to kill wife

They attended a baby shower at the Matsieng Flying Club on Saturday afternoon, but the organization said he was "uninvited" and was asked to leave. It is believed that ...

Mar 25 2019

Trump sends Mnuchin, Lighthizer to China to resume trade talks

USA trade representative Robert Lighthizer (C), a member of the us trade delegation to China, arrives at a hotel in Beijing on February 12, 2019. Also according to th...

Mar 25 2019

Donald Trump Jr. Gets Last Laugh On Avenatti Indictment: ‘#Basta’

Avenatti became a foe of Trump while representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in her public war with the president. The U.S. Attorney's offices in NY and Los Angeles ...