Stories about World Media

May 08 2017

China hails watered down ASEAN statement on South China Sea

Another ASEAN diplomat said the statement was a genuine representation of the atmosphere of the Manila meetings. An early draft of the communique obtained by the AP ...

May 08 2017

Army kills 50 Afghan forces in border fight

But Samim Khpalwak, a spokesman for the governor of Kandahar province, said the Pakistani team had strayed across the border. Afghan envoy to Pakistan, Dr. Gen. Riaz ad...

May 08 2017

EPL 2016/17: Watford 0-1 Liverpool, 5 Talking Points

Liverpool are in third place in the Premier League table and four points ahead of Manchester United in the race to secure a Champions League spot. We tried everything fo...

May 08 2017

Trumpcare Passed the House: Here's How We Can Still Stop It

It's the first step toward fulfilling a promise Republican legislators have campaigned on for seven years. "It is irresponsible for the US House of Representatives to c...

May 08 2017

FG exchanges some Boko Haram suspects for 82 more Chibok girls

This is a very very good and exciting news. "We want to commend all those individuals, organizations the Federal and the Borno State Governments for their role in ensur...

May 08 2017

House measure demands stricter sanctions against North Korea

It also accused China of "dancing to the tune of the United States". The situation in North Korea under Kim Jong-un is confusing enough without having to consider what ...

May 08 2017

Philippines, US Hold Joint Military Exercise

Balikatan this year will also have several observer military contingents from some countries in Southeast Asia. Duterte also mentioned during his visit to China in Octo...

May 08 2017

Five Boko Haram commanders freed in exchange for 82 Chibok girls

He has missed three weekly cabinet meetings and he spent about six weeks in London on medical leave earlier this year, later saying that he had never been as sick in hi...

May 08 2017

Tillerson: United States ready to impose further sanctions

It was the top U.S. diplomat's first ministerial meeting with all members of the regional bloc. USA officials say they are also asking China to use its influence with mor...

May 08 2017

Vettel takes pole at Russian GP

Alonso has failed to finish any of the opening four races, and the sight of him walking back to the McLaren garage was depressing, not just for the Spaniard and his McLar...

May 08 2017

Milwaukee County jury recommends dehydration death charges

During the final day of the inquest, Chisholm said evidence showed an "ongoing practice" of shutting off water to inmates both before and after Thomas' death, the Journal...

May 08 2017

Draw 'not the end of the world' for Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool

Firmino had the first real effort of note after 15 minutes, firing a shot straight at Maya Yoshida and Anfield soon became as stale and as flat as the contest itself. "We...

May 08 2017

Liverpool held by battling Saints

The former England worldwide saw his second-half spot-kick saved by Saints goalkeeper Fraser Forster and the result now leaves Liverpool's Champions League hopes hangin...

May 08 2017

North Korea detains another U.S. citizen

Another U.S. citizen has been detained in North Korea , state media reported Sunday. KCNA said that "a relevant institution" was "conducting [a] detailed investigati...

May 08 2017

Refugee family name baby after Justin Trudeau in thanks to Canada

Justin Trudeau Adam Bilan was welcomed into the world at around 6.10pm local time on Thursday, healthy and with a weight of 7.5 pounds. "In Syria we name the boys like ...

May 08 2017

Trump to NRA crowd: 'Assault' on 2nd Amendment is over

Get 'em out. We are protecting the freedoms of law-abiding Americans, and we are going after the criminal gangs and cartels that prey on our innocent citizens. But he def...

May 08 2017

Trump pledges fealty to NRA gun lobby

Trump is the first sitting president to address an NRA convention in more than three decades. After a minute's long rehash of his election victory, Trump said , "You...

May 08 2017

Wings of Jet Airways planes brush against each other

A major accident was averted at the Delhi airport on Sunday when the wings of a Jet Airways aircraft touched another aircraft before take off. The another Jet Airways f...

May 08 2017

Srinagar-bound plane hit another aircraft while preparing for take-off

Disaster was averted at IGI Airport here on Sunday when the tail wing of Jet Airways Flight 9W603, bound for Srinagar, hit the wing of a Jet Airways aircraft bound for Pa...

May 08 2017

Two in three adults 'have faced mental health problems'

The Foundation is calling for the introduction of a "100 per cent health" screen - incorporating mental health screening into existing health screening programmes, a co...