Stories about World Media

Nov 14 2018

Democrats ramp up efforts to sideline Nancy Pelosi, without an alternative

By Tuesday afternoon, what at first seemed like a potentially angry encounter as Pelosi seeks to secure the speakership, instead took a friendly turn, with the longtime D...

Nov 14 2018

US Sanctions Targeting Iranian People: President Rouhani

The bans had been lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal, which the U.S. withdrew from in May. Zarif said Iranians will not just survive but they will thrive without sacrific...

Nov 14 2018

Palestine Tensions: Egypt-mediated ceasefire reached in Gaza

Israel Ziv, a retired general who once commanded the Israeli military's Gaza division, said Netanyahu was running out of options for dealing with Hamas . At least 234 Pa...

Nov 14 2018

Khashoggi 'torture kit': Turkish government reveals airport X-rays of Saudi hitmen's luggage

The NYT report adds that the person making the phone call is Maher Abdulaziz Mutreb, a security officer who frequently travels with the prince. Turkish President Tayyip...

Nov 14 2018

Amnesty strip Aung San Suu Kyi of her human rights award

State Counsellor Myanmar, Suu Kyi, was awarded with their highest honour in 2009 with the expectation that she would continue to "use her moral authority to fight injusti...

Nov 14 2018

Rohingyas 'terrified' about repatriation, say aid groups

Meanwhile, Dhaka has assured that no individual will be forced to return. More than 700,000 of them are languishing in Bangladeshi refugee camps, after fleeing a brutal...

Nov 14 2018

Donald Trump Says North Korean Missile Sites "Nothing New"

North Korea declared its nuclear force "complete" and halted missile and nuclear bomb testing earlier this year but USA and South Korean negotiators have yet to elicit fr...

Nov 14 2018

Trump Assails France, Macron

Macron denounced nationalism as "a betrayal of patriotism" in a speech Sunday, just weeks after Trump declared himself a nationalist at one of his rallies. Macron's com...

Nov 14 2018

Hate crimes in North Carolina increased 12 percent previous year, Federal Bureau of Investigation says

Sexual orientation and religion also were factors, and attacks on Jews accounted for almost two-thirds of religion-based hate crimes. Nationwide, there was a almost 23 ...

Nov 14 2018

Trump team finalizing answers to Mueller probe questions, sources say

Jerome Corsi , the former editor for conspiracy news website Infowars and associate of Roger Stone , says that he expects to indicted for perjury by special counsel R...

Nov 14 2018

Brexit: Nigel Farage Rails Against "Worst Deal In History"

Meanwhile, the UK's main opposition parties have written to May demanding she gives parliament "a truly meaningful vote" on the divorce deal agreed with the EU. According...

Nov 14 2018

Melania Trump publicly calls for White House aide's firing

A source familiar with Ms Ricardel's White House performance said the Deputy National Security Adviser also ran afoul of much of the NSC staff and "sort of alienated ever...

Nov 13 2018

QBullet: SC to Hear Sabarimala Pleas; Govt Submits Rafale Details

The Bench would be deciding the petitions in chambers at 3 p.m. and not in the open court. "Though there is no stay, the government must act maturely and not implement ...

Nov 13 2018

Trump cancels visit to WW1 military cemetery because of poor weather

President Donald Trump drew severe criticism over the weekend for missing a ceremony in Paris to honor soldiers who died during World War I due to rain . While man...

Nov 13 2018

Khashoggi KILLERS 'high on heroin in mysterious audio recording' claims President Erdogan

In late October, Erdogan presented a timeline of the events around the journalist's death, saying Khashoggi had been "brutally murdered" in an operation that involved a t...

Nov 13 2018

I won't agree a Brexit deal that compromises referendum result, says May

As Brexit talks reach the end-game, RTE and BBC Northern Ireland teamed up for a special live Brexit programme on Monday night. Cabinet members are set to meet to...

Nov 13 2018

AP, video experts confirm White House’s CNN ‘assault’ video doctored to deceive

Donald Trump is not backing down from personal attacks on reporters. During a morning media availability, a reporter asked Trump how long he was going to leave CNN ...

Nov 13 2018

Now even the French Army is rinsing Trump about cemetery no-show

The White House claimed Trump canceled the visit because the Marine One helicopter can not fly in rain, but at another ceremony on Sunday, the president made a comment ...

Nov 13 2018

Sam Donaldson says CNN suing White House over Jim Acosta suspension

Acosta traveled to Paris to cover Trump's visit there this weekend and, although given permission by the French government to cover a news event, the Secret Service denie...

Nov 13 2018

UN Nuclear watchdog says Iran abiding by 2015 deal limits

Bolton, however, said that "most of the countries of Europe have passed through denial and anger and many of them are already at acceptance that we're out of the deal". T...