Stories about World Media

Nov 19 2018

'Critical' week ahead for successful Brexit talks, Theresa May says

Two Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab , resigned in protest, and rebels are trying to gather the signatures of 48 lawmakers needed to trigger a ...

Nov 19 2018

Hero 'Trolley Man' Hands Himself Into Police

Michael Rogers appeared in a Melbourne court on Saturday on five charges of theft and burglary, just days after an online campaign raised AU$145 000 (US$100 000) on ...

Nov 19 2018

APEC Fails To Reach Consensus As U.S.-China Divide Deepens

The 21 nations at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Port Moresby struggled to bridge differences on the role of the World Trade Organisation, which governs ...

Nov 19 2018

3 killed, 20 injured in grenade attack on religious congregation

Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh said that the possibility of involvement of ISI-based Khalistani or Kashmiri terror groups could not be ruled out. "Till proven other...

Nov 19 2018

British PM heading for Brussels for talks on future ties

Asked about the attacks directed at her, May said: "It doesn't distract me". May has been facing a serious challenge to her leadership since she unveiled a draft div...

Nov 19 2018

Crushed wreckage of Argentine submarine located one year after vanishing

The ARA San Juan was lost at sea. "We have found them", Jorge Villarreal, father of one crew member told local radio. There has been "positive identification of the ...

Nov 18 2018

Sen. Grassley chooses to serve as chairman of Senate Committee on Finance

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley used the power of seniority to claim chairmanship of the tax-writing Finance Committee on Friday, saying he would pursue a pro-growth agenda o...

Nov 18 2018

Alliance of business leaders urges Tory MPs to scrap May's Brexit deal

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he did not believe the text met the needs of the country, while the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), which is propping up the Conservat...

Nov 18 2018

Solih Sworn In, Modi Says Looking Forward To Strengthen Ties With Maldives

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the only head of government invited to Solih's inauguration at the national soccer stadium in the capital, and India was the only country...

Nov 18 2018

USA votes against UN Golan resolution for first time

The Israeli government thanked the Trump administration and specifically the US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, for the vote. In a statement announcing the shift, ...

Nov 18 2018

Trump on Khashoggi death tape: 'No reason for me to hear it'

Flying to wildfire-traumatized California on Saturday, Trump via the State Department said reports that his government had reached a final conclusion were "inaccurate"...

Nov 18 2018

Amber Rudd appointed Work and Pensions Secretary following resignation of Esther McVey

A spokesman for No 10 indicated that Mr Barclay would focus on the domestic preparations rather than negotiations. " The time is not in the change of our leader, she sa...

Nov 18 2018

President Trump Honors Judge Alan Page with Medal of Freedom

The White House lauded Adelson the as a "committed doctor, philanthropist, and humanitarian", but not everyone believed the Israeli-American physician - known best as a l...

Nov 18 2018

Death toll in Northern California wildfire grows to 71, as search continues

Reporters and photographers were not allowed to accompany the president to the session, which Trump later described as emotional. Jerry Brown and Gov-elect Gavin Newsom t...

Nov 18 2018

Netanyahu’s main coalition partner pushes for early election

A senior Jewish Home official said it became clear after the Bennett-Netanyahu meeting that there "is a need to go to elections as soon as possible". "Prime Minister Ne...

Nov 18 2018

Did Couple and Homeless Veteran Use GoFundMe to Scam Contributors?

It looks like a feel-good crowdfunding campaign was actually a lie. "Unfortunately, it was. The entire campaign was predicated on a lie ". "But it was fictitious and...

Nov 18 2018

Khmer Rouge leaders convicted of genocide

On November 16, 2018, the two are sentenced to life in prison on charges of genocide. Two top leaders of the murderous regime, "Brother Number Two" Nuon Chea, 92, and f...

Nov 18 2018

Your Brexit plans will not solve Irish border issue, May tells critics

Ms Rudd's return to government comes less than seven months after she faced intense criticism over the UK's treatment of the Windrush generation. Mr McFadden said: "T...

Nov 18 2018

Brexit: UK not standing up to Brussels bullies, says Raab

In a sign the Tory civil war over Brexit is not slowing down, Middle East Minister Alistair Burt warned rebels the "consensus" that pro-EU MPs should reluctantly respec...

Nov 18 2018

The definition of a kilogram is officially going to change

Copan. The redefinition of the kilogram marks the end of artefacts used to define our measurement units. So, the new value of kg is defined from Plank's constant whose ...