Stories about World Media

May 09 2017

Jain settled a Rs 50 cr land deal for Kejriwal's brother-in-law: Mishra

Of course, surrounded on all sides the AAP denied the allegation and immediately pointed fingers at their favorite punching bag - the BJP. He added, "Deputy Chief Minis...

May 09 2017

Atheist Group Jumps to Sue Trump Over Religious Liberty Executive Order

The order also asks government agencies to make allowances for organizations that don't want to cover birth control in employee health plans. "Faith is deeply embedded i...

May 09 2017

Obama warned Trump about hiring Flynn, sources say

Yates is testifying May 8 before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. National Intelligence Director Ja...

May 09 2017

Syria 'safe zones' come into effect but fighting continues

On Thursday, as the agreement was being signed in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, some members of the Syrian opposition delegation shouted in protest and walked out of...

May 09 2017

Appeals court to weigh challenge to revised Trump travel ban

District Court Judge Theodore Chuang wrote that the "history of public statements continues to provide a convincing case that the objective of the Second Executive Order ...

May 09 2017

Israel warned against force-feeding hunger strikers

The Shabibah, the Fatah student movement, in March announced its solidarity with the Palestinian prisoners, who intend to carry out hunger strikes, and called on Palestin...

May 09 2017

Worst border clashes in years: Are Afghanistan and Pakistan at war?

The Speaker said the issue of fencing on the Pak-Afghan border was raised with the Afghan leadership but no positive response was received from the other side. They said ...

May 09 2017

A woman has been named 'prime suspect' in the Madeleine McCann case

In 2013 four potential suspects were identified and interviewed by police in Portugal, but they were all subsequently eliminated from enquiries. The parents of Madelein...

May 09 2017

Thai family mourns girl killed in video streamed on Facebook

The video of the child's death was apparently available for viewing online for nearly 24 hours until Facebook pulled it down. On Monday, Wuttisan Wongtalay killed his...

May 09 2017

German chancellor in Saudi for G20, cooperation talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May also avoided the strict dress code for women when she visited the country. This was Merkel's first visit to Saudi Arabia in seven yea...

May 09 2017

Spicer may address Russian Federation probe in news briefing

His resignation followed reports that Flynn discussed Russian Federation sanctions with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, contrary to White House statements. He was sacked as na...

May 09 2017

Hamas elects Haniyeh as new political chief: spokesman

Ismail Haniya , named Saturday as head of Hamas, is a charismatic leader from the Gaza streets who represents the more pragmatic wing of the Islamist movement. Haniya w...

May 09 2017

In South Africa, farmers get bail in racially sensitive case

Relatives and members of the Coligny community attend the burial procedures of the young 16 year old Moswi Matlhomala Moshoeu who died after allegedly jumping off a movin...

May 09 2017

Fired by Trump, former acting AG to testify on Russia

Flynn resigned as national security advisor in February after it was revealed that, contrary to his earlier claims, he had apparently discussed us sanctions on Russian ...

May 09 2017

N. Korea detains another American over alleged hostile acts

Tony Kim was working at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology as an accounting professor. This image made from May 21, 2014, video shows a building at the ...

May 08 2017

Senate OKs bill to fund government through September

Lawmakers announced Sunday they had reached an agreement to avoid a shutdown until October 1 - a deal that does not include several provisions sought by Trump , includin...

May 08 2017

US Soldiers Killed in ISIS Fight

They faced soaring casualties in 2016, up by 35 percent with 6,800 soldiers and police killed , according to a U.S. watchdog. In Friday's statement, the Taliban spokes...

May 08 2017

US needs 'good shutdown' in September to fix mess: Donald Trump

There would be rise in defense spending if the bill gets the approval of the Senate. Congress is poised this week to approve the deal - the first major bipartisan legis...

May 08 2017

Iran: Tehran's mayor attacks Rouhani in pre-election debate

In the harsh, fast-paced politicking typical of Iran's campaign season, Raisi's candidacy quickly foundered after his poor performance in a live television debate. He c...

May 08 2017

Thai husband kills baby, self on Facebook Live

Police Col Jirasak Siemsak says officers found the bodies of 20-year-old Wuttisan Wongtalay and the baby in an abandoned hotel in the tourist town of Phuket after recei...