Stories about World Media

Feb 09 2018

Pakistan orders media not to cover V-Day

Commercial holidays and events such as Valentine's Day are increasingly becoming sites for cultural contestation in Pakistan. 'I will celebrate.this is my choice, ' said ...

Feb 09 2018

France wants airstrikes in Syria to end

The Chair of the Commission, Paulo Pinheiro, denounced the intensified violence, which he said makes "a mockery of the so-called 'de-escalation zones , ' meant to protec...

Feb 09 2018

North Korea delegation led by Kim Jong Un's sister arrives for Olympics

If Kim meets with South Korean President Moon Jae-in this time , it is set to go down in history as one of the milestones of inter-Korea relations. "We have never begg...

Feb 09 2018

Email to FBI: Porter's friend 'actively working to quell' background check issues

Willoughby also shared her fears for Porter's new girlfriend, White House Communications Director Hope Hicks , warning President Trump's staff secretary has not change...

Feb 09 2018

Tokyo schools plan to introduce Giorgio Armani uniforms faces flak

The current uniform, which includes four items - a jacket, trousers or a skirt, shirt or a blouse, and a hat - costs slightly less than ¥20,000. One said, "Why Armani?" a...

Feb 09 2018

Coast Guard searching for 3 missing fishermen near Jacksonville

The call was repeated at around 8:53 p.m. with the same results. Since Wednesday evening, the Coast Guard cutter Hammerhead, a 47-foot rescue boat, and members of the ...

Feb 09 2018

Donald Trump Endorses Two-Year McConnell - Schumer Budget Deal

A senior administrative official said the White House has been instructing agencies to begin shutdown preparations in the event that Congress failed to pass a budget...

Feb 09 2018

Abe takes up nuclear issue in chat with North Korean ceremonial leader

During the meeting, Pence warned that the world would see "a charm offensive by North Korea" Friday. Pence has met with Moon and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . T...

Feb 09 2018

Pennsylvania redistricting decision gives Democrats a boost

Wayne Gray, a Republican , said the way districts are drawn is not fair, no matter what party Scarnati is in contempt of Congress and there are consequences for not ob...

Feb 09 2018

Egypt launches military operation in Sinai, Nile Delta

Egypt on Friday launched a major security operation involving the army and police against "terrorist and criminal elements and organisations" across the country, the arm...

Feb 09 2018

Trump signs spending bill into law

Republican Senator Rand Paul, who made a career of denouncing Obama's spending, stuck to his fiscal conservative guns and attacked the bill from the chamber's floor. Desp...

Feb 09 2018

Trump says he has signed budget bill

The House is expected to pass the bill, despite opposition for much of the Democratic caucus, assuming the bill can jump legislative hurdles in the Senate . "A country c...

Feb 09 2018

Rubio Leaps To Top Democrat's Defense Over Texts To Russian Oligarch's Lobbyist

Warner texted back and forth with lobbyist Adam Waldman in an effort to contact former British spy Christopher Steele , the author of the infamous Trump-Russia dossier, ...

Feb 09 2018

Gold Medalists Among 15 Russians To File Last-Minute Appeals At Sports Court

The IOC has refused to invite the 32 cleared Russian athletes to this month's PyeongChang Winter Games , noting there was evidence about them that had not been avail...

Feb 09 2018

California #MeToo leader accused of sexual misconduct

Fierro and the lobbyist said it appeared Garcia was inebriated at the time of the encounters. Since the beginning of the #MeToo movement this fall, Garcia has been a ...

Feb 09 2018

Check out the latest pics from Auto Expo 2018

The Indian auto firm is a "pioneer in e-mobility", investing $75 million (roughly Rs. 482) in its electric fleet since 2010 with another $90 million earmarked as producti...

Feb 09 2018

OR senator groped ladies at Capitol

Kruse wasn't available for comment Tuesday but previously acknowledged that he had touched women but said the wasn't sexual. Sen. Steiner Hayward, a Portland Democrat w...

Feb 09 2018

Snow to start around mid-morning, most schools closed

There are still winter storm watches for most of Central NY, with winter storm warnings for Hamilton and Northern Fulton Counties. Early Friday , the National...

Feb 09 2018

CORRECTED - House Speaker Ryan: House likely to pass US budget deal

The House of Representatives on Tuesday night approved their version of a stopgap spending bill to run the government through March 23 and bolster defense funding. Th...

Feb 09 2018

Fiscal hawk Paul slows budget deal, shutdown looms

Essential personnel remained on the job overnight, regardless of the shutdown . Mr Trump is expected to sign the bill into law. Republicans have been demanding more...