Stories about World Media

Dec 05 2018

Cop dies in violence over alleged cow slaughter in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr

A mob of some 400 people, including right-wing activists, fought pitched battles with police on Monday in Siana area of Bulandshahr district, apparently after right-win...

Dec 05 2018

U.S. Gives Russia 60 Days To Comply With Nuclear Arms Pact

That period would only start at the beginning of February, in 60 days' time, Pompeo said. Only after a few hours after Trump's announcement, his longtime lawyer Michael...

Dec 05 2018

Woman, Two Kids Cross into U.S., Stopped by Border Patrol

Children who crossed the border illegally into San Ysidro, Calif., wait under detention from U.S. Border Patrol on Sunday. 'We've got a challenging and still potentiall...

Dec 05 2018

'Zero question' MBS directed Khashoggi murder, United States senators say

The President and his top diplomatic and military Cabinet heads have dismissed notions of certainty around the Khashoggi killing and declined to blame Saudi Crown Prince ...

Dec 05 2018

Trump calls for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen to be jailed

It was filed two weeks ahead of Flynn's sentencing and just over a year after he pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about conversations wi...

Dec 05 2018

Republicans acknowledge House campaign arm was hacked during 2018

Politico reported that the Republican leadership, including House Speaker Paul Ryan , House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Majority Whip Steve Scalise had not bee...

Dec 04 2018

NYPD Finds 'Wanted' Man: Clumsy Proposer Who Lost Engagement Ring

On Sunday, after social sleuths assisted in the multinational probe, the New York Police Department announced it was closing its intensive investigation. A separate twe...

Dec 04 2018

'Arguable case' government committed contempt over Brexit legal advice

This prompted Andrea Leadsom , the leader of the Commons, to concede that "because of the express will of the House" the government would back down and publish the legal...

Dec 04 2018

CIA chief to brief lawmakers on Khashoggi murder

Following the November 28 briefing, Pompeo and Mattis told reporters there was no direct evidence tying MBS to Khashoggi's murder. Senators from both parties were ang...

Dec 04 2018

Sri Lanka Court Issues Order to Prevent Rajapaksa Acting as PM

As many as 122 parliamentarians of Wickeremesinghe's United National Party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) and Tamil National Alliance last month filed a petition in the...

Dec 04 2018

George H.W. Bush's service dog, Sully, loyal to the end

House Speaker Paul Ryan praised George H.W. Bush as a "great patriot", and the first president he had been able to cast a ballot for as a young man. Jeb Bush comforts h...

Dec 04 2018

EU Court Adviser: Britain Could Change Its Mind on Brexit

In London, British Prime Minister Theresa May is putting the fate of her Brexit deal in Parliament's hands, saying lawmakers must back it to deliver on the voters' ...

Dec 04 2018

Israel launches military operation against 'Hezbollah tunnels'

An army spokesperson declined to say how many "attack tunnels" had been identified or by what means they would be cut off. A spokesman, Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, said...

Dec 04 2018

UAE passport ranked world's most powerful

The number 1 spot in the global Passport Index was achieved just as the UAE celebrates it 47th National Day and its achievements since 1971. "Congratulations to the U...

Dec 04 2018

One child killed in deadly bus crash

The crash was reported west of Benton, Arkansas, at around 2:40 a.m. Monday morning, according to a press release . The injured passengers have been transported to ar...

Dec 04 2018

Saudi Crown Prince Bin Salman arrives in Algeria

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, held talks in Algiers on Monday with Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia. Khashoggi's ki...

Dec 04 2018

'Mr. Putin Is a Slow Learner' - Mattis Blasts Russian Aggression, Election Meddling

He recognizes that what he does is actually creates hostility against his people. Mattis , 68, a former U.S. Marine Corps general, said the U.S. and it's allies woul...

Dec 04 2018

Pakistan says Trump seeks help on Taliban talks

U.S. officials have always been pushing Pakistan to lean on the Taliban leadership, which Washington says is based in the country, to bring them to the negotiating tabl...

Dec 03 2018

George Bush Sr dies aged 94

He did say that Bush's death "really puts a damper" on his participation at the summit. No further details about the circumstances of his death were immediately available...

Dec 03 2018

A look at what happened at the G-20 summit in Argentina

The joint statement signed by all 20 member nations said 19 of them reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris climate accord, with the United States , which withdrew fr...