Stories about World Media

Feb 11 2018

South Korean Prime Minister to meet North Korean delegation

Moon's spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom also said Thursday the North Korean delegates will attend the games' opening ceremony on Friday evening, hours after they are to arrive a...

Feb 11 2018

Knife-Wielding Man Injures Four Church-Goers in Indonesia

Lidwina Bedhog Trihanggo church of Sleman district, a police official told Xinhua news agency. The incident sparked fears of a terrorist attack on the church, but polic...

Feb 11 2018

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un lookalikes thank Olympics for kind welcome

Kim Yo-jong, Kim Jong-un's younger sister, was on hand for the ceremonies. It's the final stop on a six-day trip that Pence had hoped would increase pressure on North ...

Feb 11 2018

Boris Johnson calls for safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar

Their plight has sparked global alarm over withering press freedoms in Myanmar and government efforts to curb reporting in northern Rakhine state - where troops are accus...

Feb 11 2018

PM Narendra Modi conferred 'Grand Collar of the State of Palestine'

Modi watched the live feed of the temple foundation ceremony in Abu Dhabi , launched the project of the capital's first Hindu temple and revealed a model that showed a...

Feb 11 2018

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang

Mr Moon is eager to use Kim Yo Jong's presence at the games to restore regular communication with North Korea and eventually pull it into nuclear talks. The younger Kim's...

Feb 11 2018

Four elephants killed in India train crash

Northeast Frontier Railway spokesperson PJ Sharma said the pachyderms were hit by 15611 Guwahati-Silchar Fast Passenger train between stations Hawaipur and Lamshakhan und...

Feb 11 2018

Ragbir safe from deportation for now

Hundreds of people mobilized to support Ragbir, and de Blasio, a Democrat and critic of Trump's immigration policies, wrote authorities this week to ask that Ragbir not b...

Feb 11 2018

Israel will not allow Iran 'entrenchment' in Syria: PM

At least one of the Israeli F-16s was shot with a missile, fired by the Syrian air defense, inside Syrian airspace. "This demonstrates that our warnings were 100% corre...

Feb 11 2018

Second WH Aide Quits Over Wife-Beating Allegation — WashPost

You'll notice what - or more accurately who - is not mentioned in Trump quotes and tweet: The alleged victims. Our children must learn a different lesson. After Ailes w...

Feb 11 2018

USA federal shutdown at hand after fiscal hawk's dissent

However, despite the early morning vote, the government still was not able to avoid a brief shutdown overnight. In addition to the six-week extension of government fund...

Feb 11 2018

Turkey Resumes Afrin Operation In Northern Syria

It said it had killed 39 militants. During an exclusive interview with Kurdistan 24 in an undisclosed military headquarters in Afrin, YPG's Brusk Hasaka stated that An...

Feb 11 2018

Auburn basketball comes in as a two seed in NCAA Bracket Preview

The No. 4 seeds are Tennessee, Ohio State, Arizona and Oklahoma. Auburn, which hasn't made the NCAA Tournament since the 2002-03 season, is 22-3 overall and 10-2 in t...

Feb 11 2018

Kim Jong Un's sister departs South Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Saturday met with senior North Korean officials including leader Kim Jong Un's sister over lunch at Seoul's presidential palace in t...

Feb 11 2018

Senate Leadership Close to Long-Term Budget Deal

It would increase domestic spending by $131 billion and defense spending by $165 billion over the next two years, provide almost $90 billion in disaster aid and e...

Feb 11 2018

Bus crash in Hong Kong kills 18, injures dozens extra

Firefighters dig through debris after a deadly bus crash on Saturday in Hong Kong . Tai Po is in Hong Kong's New Territories on the mainland. In 2003, 21 died in a...

Feb 11 2018

Senate budget plan averts shutdown, does nothing for DACA

The 77-year-old House Minority Leader took to the floor on Wednesday morning to speak in support of undocumented migrants who arrived in the USA as children. "We're disap...

Feb 11 2018

Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Putin spoke by telephone on Thursday and agreed to strengthen military and security service coordination in Syria , according to th...

Feb 11 2018

N.Korea stages show of force with new missiles during parade

She and her delegation were greeted by government officials, including Unification Minister Cho Myong Gyon, when they arrived at the Incheon Airport. Moon ran for (and wo...

Feb 11 2018

Olimpiadi: l'arrivo della sorella di Kim Jong Un a Peyongchang

Tutto il mondo sta applaudendo le Olimpiadi invernali 2018, che si stanno tenendo a Pyeongchang e che sono state già caratterizzate dalla presunta "tregua" tra le due...