Stories about World Media

Jan 08 2019

German politicians’ data ‘hacked and posted online’

The hack targeted all of Germany's political parties now represented in the federal parliament, except for the far-right Alternative for Germany ( AfD ). Some reports ...

Jan 08 2019

Children Hurt In Beijing School Attack; Knife Wounds To Head Reported

The attacker, originally from northeastern Heilongjiang province, has been detained by police and an investigation was under way, state television said. "A worker at our ...

Jan 08 2019

Dozens killed in Afghan gold mine collapse

DD News has been successfully discharging its responsibility to give balanced, fair and accurate news without sensationalizing as well as by carrying different shades of ...

Jan 08 2019

Jason Dalton pleads guilty to Kalamazoo shooting spree

Scott Brower, chief assistant prosecuting attorney in Kalamazoo County, told NPR that Dalton "acknowledged the facts behind each of the charges", including attempted murd...

Jan 08 2019

Mother questioned over toddler on car roof

Security camera footage obtained by Nine News shows a boy in nothing but a nappy clinging to the roof racks of a auto being driven by his mother. Witnesses told the N...

Jan 08 2019

Trump says United States, N.Korea 'negotiating' on location for next Kim summit

Plans for a second summit between President Trump and Kim have yet to be publicized, but White House officials said it could happen within months - leading many to wonder...

Jan 08 2019

Jim Yong Kim resigns as president of the World Bank

Perhaps warding off challengers and avoiding a repeat of 2012, the administration of former president Barack Obama in 2016 swiftly endorsed Kim for a second five-year ter...

Jan 07 2019

Brother questions why American man being held by Russian Federation

He is also reportedly a citizen of the U.S., Canada and Ireland. Access should have been granted before January 2 under the Consular Convention, it said. Whelan, a form...

Jan 07 2019

Iran Plans to Send Warships into Atlantic, Pushing Closer to US Waters

The main destination of Iran's distant operations is the Gulf of Aden, where they conduct anti-piracy patrols to protect the vessels involved in maritime trade, especiall...

Jan 07 2019

Trump heads to Camp David as shutdown enters third week

After returning from Camp David Trump told reporters "we're looking at a national emergency because we have a national emergency" and that "we're looking at it very...

Jan 07 2019

United Nations envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

Mr Griffiths left Yemen on Monday morning without any public statement but senior rebel leader Mohammed Ali Al Houthi said on Sunday that talks on Yemen's war-ravaged eco...

Jan 07 2019

Congo delays announcing results of presidential election

President Kabila, 47, has been rattled, analysts said, by reports of a private briefing to diplomats by the Catholic church, which has been a staunch critic and apparentl...

Jan 07 2019

Man charged with murder in death of 7-year-old Houston girl

Sam Houston Pkwy frontage road at Wallisville Road. Police now say they do not believe the family was targeted and that the shooting may have been a case of mistaken ...

Jan 07 2019

Egypt wants us to scrap '60 Minutes' interview with country's president

But other questions, including jailing his opponents to maintain his regime and the massacre of 800 civilians by Egypt when he was Defense Minister were not the kind of n...

Jan 07 2019

Can fresh US-China trade talks bring a breakthrough?

While the Federal Reserve Board chairman, Jerome Powell, may have calmed equity markets on Friday by saying the U.S. central bank would be patient and flexible in impleme...

Jan 07 2019

Pakistan relations flourish amid Abu Dhabi Crown Prince visit

A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Armed Forces presented a guard of honour to him while the JF 17 Thunder presented a salute to the crown prince. Soon after ass...

Jan 07 2019

Family of 5 killed in wrong way crash on interstate

A preliminary investigation determined that a pickup truck, which was traveling the wrong direction in the northbound lanes, struck the SUV carrying the family head-on, c...

Jan 07 2019

Gabon army says it has seized power 'to restore democracy'

Shots were heard the around state television headquarters in Libreville, capital of the oil-rich West African nation, at about the same time as the message was read at 6:...

Jan 07 2019

Labour’s Gardiner hints at referendum on Corbyn Brexit deal

Mrs May acknowledged she was "still working on" getting further assurances from the European Union to address concerns about the backstop measure aimed at preventing a ...

Jan 07 2019

US House passes bills that would end government shutdown, without wall funds

As a partial USA government shutdown hit the two-week mark, President Donald Trump and congressional leaders were scheduled today to discuss ways to break an impass...