Stories about World Media

Mar 01 2019

Captured Indian pilot to cross Wagah border around 3pm

The pilot's return was announced on Friday morning by Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday expressed hope...

Mar 01 2019

Drunk Russian captain smashed giant cargo ship into £500 billion bridge

No injuries were reported, but a section of the bridge was closed off for a safety inspection. It damaged the lower part of the two-level structure. It isn't clear whet...

Mar 01 2019

Trump demanded top-secret clearance for Kushner: NYT report

Kushner "is good at one thing: securing business finance contracts", he noted. Donald Trump ordered his chief of staff in May to grant his son-in-law and adviser Jared...

Mar 01 2019

Cuomo: 2 trains involved in fatal collision - 2/26/2019 9:27:03 PM

The Westbury Station platform also was damaged, and crews are assessing what impact that damage may have on train service. The westbound train derailed after hitting th...

Mar 01 2019

Girl, 7, battling brain tumour would love 'letters' from dogs

And the good canines of the world have responded: So far, Emma has received letters from pups around the world, including Venezuela and Scotland. Emma loves dogs, even ...

Mar 01 2019

US Appeals Court Rules Appointment of Mueller Was Legal

A federal judge had slapped Miller with contempt of court charges for resisting the grand jury appearance. "Special Counsel Mueller was properly appointed by a head of ...

Mar 01 2019

Michael Cohen to call Donald Trump a cheat, conman and racist

Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) going on CNN to reiterate her belief that Meadows's actions were insensitive to people of color. Tlaib said she wants Patton, who dis...

Mar 01 2019

May to seek MPs' approval for new Brexit strategy

If she fails, European Union leaders say they are ready to cope with the economic disruption of Britain dropping out into limbo on March 29; but, as Merkel made clear, th...

Mar 01 2019

US, Israel back British plans to ban Hezbollah

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said the move to ban Hezbollah's political wing was "long overdue". The Iranian-backed Lebanese group has already had its military arm banned...

Mar 01 2019

Foreign Minister Qureshi admits Masood Azhar is in Pakistan

You will recall that the government of Pakistan in 2004 when President [Pervez] Musharraf was President had given an undertaking that territories under the control of ...

Mar 01 2019

Trump ordered John Kelly to give Jared Kushner a security clearance

The action was such a concern to McGahn and Kelly - who both left the White House in 2018 - that each wrote up an internal memo outlining the precedent-breaking action. T...

Mar 01 2019

3 funeral firms to sue South African pastor for 'resurrection stunt'

The pastor seemed to dodge Tema's questions on whether he had the ability and powers to bring a dead person back to life. Alleluia Ministries church pastor Alph Luka...

Mar 01 2019

U.S. offers $1M for information leading to Usama bin Laden's son

The U.S. government is offering $1 million for help tracking down the son of the late terrorist leader Osama bin Laden. He has also threatened attacks against America f...

Mar 01 2019

Captured IAF pilot must be treated humanely as per Geneva Convention

The Geneva Convention and global human rights law have a complicated relationship with the realities of war and politics. "India also expects his immediate and safe retur...

Mar 01 2019

Liberals retake Outremont from NDP in byelection

The CBC reports that NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has claimed victory in the riding of Burnaby South byelection Monday. Results from Burnaby South show Singh leading ...

Mar 01 2019

Britain's Labour Party backs Brexit referendum

Nearly 1,400 Gazette readers have voted in an online poll about whether or not they back Labour's call for a further referendum on leaving the EU. Starmer also reject...

Mar 01 2019

Aerials of the Island-like Northern California Town Cut Off by Flooding

The Russian River topped 42 feet Wednesday afternoon, when television helicopter footage showed homes underwater and cars submerged. Sycamore Court resident Jesse Hagan...

Mar 01 2019

UK Parliament votes down Labour's bid for a soft Brexit

After a deal she negotiated with European leaders was rejected on January 15 in the biggest parliamentary defeat in modern British history, May is hoping to bring back a ...

Mar 01 2019

Inside Trump's Hanoi heartbreak: A long road to nowhere

The president went on to explain that the North Korean government demanded a full lifting of all sanctions in return for the dismantling of some of its nuclear arsenal, a...

Mar 01 2019

Pakistan will release Indian pilot Friday as 'peace gesture'

Meanwhile, a source from THAI said the national carrier has unofficially been given permission to provide special flights to substitute the flights to Frankfurt, London...