Stories about World Media

Mar 05 2018

China Weighs Retaliation Against US Over Trump Hiking Up Tariffs

The U.S. Commerce Department on February 16 recommended that Trump impose stiff curbs on steel imports from China and other countries and offered the president several ...

Mar 05 2018

George Pell to fight historical sexual offence charges in court today

The police presence outside Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday morning. The current hearing is expected to be closed to the public and media for two weeks while the ...

Mar 05 2018

Ankara security forces launch anti-ISIS operations, US Embassy temporarily ceases services

Routine actives, including visa interviews will not be held during the period of restrictions. The announcement also advises Americans in Turkey to "avoid large crowd...

Mar 05 2018

Oppn to corner govt on PNB fraud, SSC paper leak

TDP members protested in the Well demanding special package for Andhra Pradesh while those from the TRS sought increase in reservation quota in Telangana. Amid din, Tri...

Mar 05 2018

Guatemala to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem - president

The Guatemalan president also thanked Trump for "the courageous decision" and for "leading the way". The country was one of only nine countries to vote against a United N...

Mar 05 2018

Papua New Guinea quake death toll reaches 67 as aftershocks strike

Almost a week after a devastating magnitude 7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea's Highlands, aid is only starting to trickle in. The natural disaster damaged the impoverished...

Mar 05 2018

Pakistan's Ruling Party PML-N Gains Control of Upper House in Polls

Speaking to the media outside the accountability court hearing corruption cases against him, Nawaz complained that in Saturday's Senate elections, lawmakers had difficu...

Mar 05 2018

Ending term limits tops agenda as China's legislature opens

No, he's great". "No, he's great. And look, he was able to that. And he's great", Trump said, according to audio of excerpts of Trump's remarks at a closed-door fundraise...

Mar 05 2018

Putin: Indicted election trolls will 'never' be extradited to US

Putin has repeatedly denied that there was a Russian government effort to meddle in the election, which the Republican Party candidate Trump won in tight race against Dem...

Mar 05 2018

Barnaby Joyce unsure baby is his but doesn't care

Mr condemned The Daily Telegraph for its "outrageous" intrusion on Ms Campion's privacy by publishing a photo of her "crossing the road". Mr Joyce's comments have spa...

Mar 05 2018

NDPP, BJP do the trick in Nagaland

Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar on Sunday tendered his resignation to Governor Tathagata Roy. The voting was a test for Rahul Gandhi, the 47-year-old heir to In...

Mar 05 2018

China 'will not sit idly by' if United States harms its interests

The growth target announced Monday is part of a broader "work report" delivered each year by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in which he provides other details about the gover...

Mar 05 2018

2-year-old dies after mirror falls on her at Payless store

Latisha Culpatrick works at the MetroPCS store next door. Photos snapped by local news broadcasters showed what they said was the mirror in question, intact and apparen...

Mar 05 2018

Senate votes; West Virginia teachers say strike won't end

Republicans in the State Senate, who have emphasized fiscal restraint with spending, do agree that teachers are underpaid. Schools in all 55 counties have been closed s...

Mar 05 2018

Alternative to BJP, Congress will emerge soon: Telangana CM KCR

Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemanth Soren also extended his support to Chandrashekhar Rao. KCR said Soren had also expressed solidarity with him and welcomed his de...

Mar 05 2018

Bridges Closed, Control Towers Evacuated as Nor'easter Rips US East Coast

In this case, the nor'easter still appears to be intensifying, but the central surface pressure of the storm system has already dropped by at least 24 millibars (mb) in ...

Mar 05 2018

Netanyahu Leaves for US, Will Meet with Trump, Address AIPAC Conference

An AFP journalist saw detectives arriving at Netanyahu's official Jerusalem residence in two vehicles at around 9 am (local time). At the same time, Netanyahu's wi...

Mar 05 2018

(XOM) Shares Sold by LVW Advisors LLC

The stock increased 0.17% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $57.41. 17,085,471 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 16,16...

Mar 05 2018

Detectives investigating Leicester explosion continue to quiz men from East Anglia

Two other arrested men have been released under investigation. He is now in police custody where he will be questioned by detectives. They remain in custody and will ap...

Mar 05 2018

Trump's tariff on metal exports: India doesn't expect an immediate hit

A tariff is essentially a tax on imports, created to raise their price or limit their ability to sell in the United States by setting a quota. Canada is the top suppl...