Stories about World Media

Sep 13 2018

Man arrested for sharing breakfast with woman in Saudi Arabia

In workplaces, as well as restaurants, women and men are usually separated. Saudi Arabia prohibits men and women who are not related from socializing. "He [The Egypti...

Sep 13 2018

Most US voters oppose Trump's impeachment: new poll

I've covered too many of Pelosi's successful leadership elections to predict that her dilemma on impeachment could lead to her defeat for the top job if Democrats take ...

Sep 13 2018

Russian Federation starts biggest war games since USSR

Russian President Vladimir Putin, who met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the opening day of a September 11-13 economic forum in the Far Eastern port city of Vladivo...

Sep 13 2018

Mallya backtracks after saying he met Arun Jaitley before leaving India

Vijay Mallya has claimed he met Arun Jaitley before he left for London . Mallya is wanted in India for defaulting on bank loans to the tune of Rs 9,000 crore, has bee...

Sep 13 2018

Majority of Puerto Ricans give Trump negative rating on Hurricane Maria response

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow reported Tuesday night that President Donald Trump's administration took almost $10 million funds from FEMA's budget and transferred to ICE ah...

Sep 13 2018

Philippines, Hong Kong Brace for Super Typhoon Mangkhut

According to the U.N. Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System , the super typhoon could affect as many as 43.4 million people before it fades away. "Hong Kong as o...

Sep 13 2018

Death toll from Afghanistan blast rises to 68

The blast wounded another 165 people, provincial governor spokesman Ataullah Khogyani said. The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan also condemned the series of bombin...

Sep 13 2018

Putin says two Skripal suspects are civilians

In an address to the Easter Economic Forum in Vladivostok, he said: 'Of course, we looked who these people are. British officials have said the men were agents of Rus...

Sep 13 2018

Russian Federation has identified suspects in UK Novichok poisoning, Putin says

Putin's declaration came seven days after British authorities announced that they had charged two Russian men, identified as Aleksandr Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, with ...

Sep 13 2018

Meghan and Harry to visit Queensland next month

Harry and Meghan will be kicking it off with a trip to Australia , more precisely, the cities of Dubbo, Fraser Island, Melbourne, and Sydney. PRINCE Harry and Megh...

Sep 12 2018

Syrian government used chemical weapon chlorine three times, United Nations investigators say

Underscoring the necessity of preventing civilian casualties, he further called on Russia, Iran, the US, France and the United Kingdom as well as all other partners and a...

Sep 12 2018

Pope Francis summons bishops to Vatican for abuse prevention summit

Wuerl, 77, who was bishop of Pittsburgh between 1988 and 2006, has been under scrutiny over his handling of sexual abuse cases during the period addressed by the Pennsylv...

Sep 12 2018

Trump signs executive order to sanction foreign meddlers in U.S

The text of the order has not yet been released. The outgoing administration of Barack Obama hit Moscow with sanctions and expelled a large number of alleged Russian sp...

Sep 12 2018

Pope To Meet With U.S. Church Leaders Over Clergy Sex Abuse

Francis removed him as cardinal following accusations he groped a teenager. DiNardo asked for the meeting last month, saying he wanted the pope to support an investig...

Sep 12 2018

Russian Federation identifies 2 suspects in Skripal poisoning case - Putin

After the poisoning , Britain and more than two dozen other countries expelled a total of 150 Russian spies working under diplomatic cover. British Prime Minister Ther...

Sep 12 2018

Russian Federation holds biggest military drills since Soviet era

The week-long war games - dubbed "Vostok-2018" (East-2018) - "have kicked off" in far eastern Russia , the Russian defense ministry said. Chinese President Xi for his ...

Sep 12 2018

South Africans are murdered per day

Between April 2016 and the end of March past year, 52 people were killed per day in South Africa. Following the disturbing crime stats delivered earlier today by Polic...

Sep 12 2018

Former Trump campaign adviser sentenced to 14 days in prison

George Papadopoulos , who was sentenced to two weeks in prison Friday for lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, said Sunday that his "recollection differs" fr...

Sep 12 2018

USA woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart, 14, is being freed

Wanda Barzee , 72, will be released September 19 after the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole determined it had miscalculated the time she previously served in federal cust...

Sep 12 2018

Off-Duty DPD Officer Shoots, Kills Man After Going Into Wrong Apartment

It was unclear how the officer got into Jean's apartment, but an unnamed relative of Jean's said that the officer's key was found in the lock of the door to Jean's apartm...