Stories about World Media

Jun 20 2018

Ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter to attend Portugal's clash with Morocco

Blatter told Reuters in March he had been invited to attend the World Cup by Putin, with whom he has a long-standing close relationship, and he was "honored" to accept. T...

Jun 20 2018

Corey Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

Corey Lewandowski , the former campaign manager to then-presidential nominee Donald Trump , has angered critics after mocking a story of a disabled migrant being separ...

Jun 20 2018

Dutch 'Pink Pop' festival: One dead in bus hit-and-run

The incident occurred at 4 a.m., four hours after Bruno Mars played to 70,000, police said. The incident took place around 4am (12am AEST) local time near a campsite ...

Jun 20 2018

Taliban terror group resume attacks on Afghan forces

The Taliban on Sunday has, however, rejected the offer from the Afghan government to extend the ceasefire. Fazlullah was linked to a number of attacks including a schoo...

Jun 20 2018

Ex-US Attorneys Ask Sessions To End 'Dangerous, Expensive,' Immoral 'Zero Tolerance'

He says enforcing immigration laws that result in the separation of children from parents is necessary. Democratic Attorneys General in 21 states are calling on the T...

Jun 20 2018

Setting up new showdown, Britain's May rejects Brexit proposal

Tensions heightened after former attorney general Dominic Grieve warned that the Tory rebels he leads could "collapse" the Government if they disagree with the final ...

Jun 20 2018

Modi's party abandons Kashmir alliance

When the alliance was forged between then PDP leader Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and the BJP , numerous party's supporters saw it as a betrayal of its people and backers. ...

Jun 20 2018

India mulls introducing retaliatory tariffs worth $241 million on United States imports soon

The Times of India reminded that on March 9, US President Donald Trump imposed heavy tariffs on imported steel and aluminum goods, a measure which aroused fears of a ...

Jun 20 2018

Merkel to Trump - Falling German crime stats 'speak for themselves'

Wading into the crisis, Trump tweeted: "The people of Germany are turning against their leadership as migration is rocking the already tenuous Berlin coalition". Si...

Jun 20 2018

Israeli warplane strikes empty vehicle in Gaza City

No deaths or injuries were reported in connection with the attack. Explanatory notes of the bill say that local "anti-Israeli" NGOs, as well groups affiliated with the ...

Jun 20 2018

Canada Senate approves recreational use of marijuana

The Green Party in Ireland have been determined to legalise cannabis for medicinal use for quite some time, but there is no sign of the drug being readily available to ...

Jun 20 2018

What's happening at the U.S. border

And it was uncertain if the President's support would be enough to push any legislation through the divided Republican majority. Trump has repeatedly called for the...

Jun 20 2018

SUV fleeing border control crashes in Texas, killing 5

The other two continued down the highway. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, is chairman of that committee and said in a statement that the goal should always be to keep families ...

Jun 20 2018

United Kingdom authorities release confiscated cannabis after boy hospitalized

The mother of a severely epileptic boy has celebrated managing to convince the Home Office to return some of his cannabis oil medication confiscated by officials at c...

Jun 20 2018

United States Withdraws From UN Human Rights Council

Haley said the United States will continue to promote human rights outside of the council and would consider rejoining it in the future if reforms are made. Among reforms...

Jun 20 2018

The Trump Administration Is Separating 65 Children a Day From Their Parents

Republicans are increasingly joining Democrats in that call . "They don't care about crime and want illegal immigrants, no matter how bad they may be, to pour into and ...

Jun 20 2018

Greece, Macedonia sign deal ending yearslong name dispute

Before the vote, thousands of protesters gathering for a second day outside the House caused a riot that led to police firing tear gas into the crowd. Under the declass...

Jun 20 2018

Asian, European stocks plunge as China-US trade war fears brew

Security guards walk in front of containers at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China on April 24, 2018. Trade tensions between the world's two biggest econo...

Jun 20 2018

Jeff Sessions Defends Immigrant Separation Policy Against Nazi Germany Comparisons

Sessions's claim that the Nazis kept the Jews from leaving elides the fact that the Nazis did deport roughly 17,000 Jews from Germany to Poland in 1938, and that they ...

Jun 20 2018

People treated after 'explosion' at Tube station in London

Met officers are dealing with a suspicious package at #Southgate tube station. London mayor Sadiq Khan tweeted that he as in touch with Scotland Yard and urged pe...