Stories about World Media

Jun 01 2017

Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Julian Assange

The Austrian activist sought asylum in the Ecuadorian Embassy while on bail in 2012, over fears the Swedish investigation would result in him being extradited to the U...

Jun 01 2017

What's behind the German trade surplus angering Trump?

Wittig continued to assure CNN the relationship is just fine saying, "That's a good relationship and there are few leaders as committed to the transatlantic relationship ...

Jun 01 2017

Mayor Walsh: Boston 'Will Not Back Down' Regarding Climate Change

During the president's first foreign trip in office, he was pressed about his agenda on climate change and did not reaffirm support for the 2015 Paris climate accord ...

Jun 01 2017

Trump Stands By 'Great' Jared Kushner Amid Tension Over Russia Probe

Kushner's Lawyer Jamie Gorelick said that the White House senior adviser would be willing to talk to federal investigators as well as Congress about his contacts with...

Jun 01 2017

Angela Merkel Sounds As If She's Done With Trump And America

The President went on to say that the non-payment was "unfair" to the US and her tax payers, a comment that gave rise to several doubts about whether he considers the all...

Jun 01 2017

Trump expected to pull US from Paris deal

Rajoy and Modi agreed to boost bilateral cooperation in the field of combatting climate change . "A stunning abdication of American leadership and a grave threat to ou...

Jun 01 2017

US successfully tests ICBM defence system amid North Korea concerns

Davis played down the need for a successful test. But even advocates of the programme stopped short of arguing that it could now provide a defensive shield. North Korea...

Jun 01 2017

Exact target of Kabul attack unclear, says German foreign ministry

The German Embassy confirmed that a member of its staff had been injured and an Afghan security guard had been killed . The blast was the latest in a long line...

Jun 01 2017

Teens arrested in murder of 6-year-old MS boy

He was shot dead and his body was later found in the back of the auto, which was left abandoned on the roadside. The child's body was taken for an autopsy at the state ...

Jun 01 2017

How much pain will Brexit bring to Scotland?

The First Minister added: "Central to our manifesto are three core pledges which underpin why it is so important for people across Scotland to get out and vote for the ...

Jun 01 2017

Madras HC stays central notification on bovine sales

Referring to the contention of the petitioners that the notification related to food and hence ought to have been discussed in Parliament, the judges asked the Centre ...

Jun 01 2017

United Nations chief says 'absolutely essential' that Paris climate deal be implemented

It aims to hold the increase in average global temperature to below 2 degrees above pre-industrial level by reducing greenhouse gas emissions, with all the signatory stat...

Jun 01 2017

Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, embassies heavily damaged

The Foreign Ministry has confirmed that no Malaysian was affected in a suicide vehicle bomb explosion in Kabul , Afganistan this morning, which left many people dea...

Jun 01 2017

Missouri State Earns NCAA Championship Berth In Fayetteville Regional

Virginia closed the ACC Tournament with a 42-14 overall record. The squad failed to earn an at-large bid to the 64-team field after posting a 31-27 record during the se...

Jun 01 2017

Sean Spicer returns to White House role, immediately lets loose on media

Mr Spicer, who has garnered a reputation for delivering frosty responses to questions from the press corps, came back to his role in typically belligerent fashion - blast...

Jun 01 2017

Voters Show Growing Appetite for Trump Impeachment

But when I learned three prominent Republicans recently said we are witnessing a massive corruption of Donald Trump's presidency that is far worse than Watergate, that ...

Jun 01 2017

Dead, Hundreds Injured In Kabul Bombing

Four journalists were wounded and treated in hospital. Other officials said it was a water tanker. As of Wednesday, there have been no reports of any Indonesian casualt...

Jun 01 2017

Islamic War Rages in Philippines as ISIS Overruns City, Murders Christians

Philippine forces pressed their offensive to drive out militants. Filipino soldiers engage in a firefight with ISIS-linked militants, on May 30, 2017 in Marawi city,...

Jun 01 2017

In Saudi Arabia, Trump Touches Glowing Orb and Unleashes Memes

David Harris, executive director of the American Jewish Committee, said that "President Trump's refreshing honesty is welcome and needed in describing the Islamist extrem...

Jun 01 2017

GOP Win In Montana Could Dash Democrats' Anti-Trump hopes

In his speech, Gianforte apologized for an altercation. After the Republican candidate won Montana's special election on Thursday, liberals took to social media to ex...