Stories about World Media

Jun 02 2017

Trump announces the U.S. withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

His senior aides have been divided on the accord. He was to meet later Wednesday with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , who has favored remaining in the agreement . ...

Jun 02 2017

Dispute erupts over US House panel subpoenas for CIA, FBI

As first reported by The Washington Post last week Donald Trump's son-in-law sought a secure communications channel between the Trump transition team and the Krem...

Jun 02 2017

UK PM May's election lead narrowing, sixth poll since Manchester attack shows

May and her team have been promoting the idea that Jeremy Corbyn is closer to becoming prime minister than other polls suggest he is, and this reminder of how "close" t...

Jun 02 2017

Hillary Clinton Calls Out Russia, Blaming Them For Her Loss Against Trump

Moreover, Clinton said that the Russians' campaign to spread "fake news" and leak emails were potentially "guided" by Americans . She suggested that Trump and his alli...

Jun 02 2017

Here's what the Supreme Court might look at — Travel ban case

Attorney-General Jeff Sessions said the administration "strongly disagrees" with the court's refusal on Thursday to lift a nationwide block on Trump's travel ban, in ...

Jun 02 2017

South Korea fires warning shots at North after 'drone' crosses border

North Korea continues testing ballistic missiles despite several warnings and strong sanctions imposed by the United Nations . Trump, traveling in Saudi Arabia and ...

Jun 02 2017

Putin praises Trump for his "fresh" vision

A declassified report from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence released in January said USA intelligence had concluded the campaign was ordered directly b...

Jun 02 2017

Senate to hear from Comey; Dems raise new Session questions

Schiff told reporters last week that the committee was preparing to subpoena Flynn after he declined to voluntarily turn over documents requested by congressional inv...

Jun 02 2017

US newspaper circulation slumps to 'lowest since 1945' despite some digital gains

Following last year's presidential election, some major US newspapers reported a sharp jump in digital subscriptions , giving a boost to their overall circulation totals...

Jun 02 2017

PM Modi's Maiden Visit To Spain: We Must Have Closer Economic Ties

Prime Minister Modi will also meet top Chief Executive Officers of the Spanish industry and encourage them to take part in the "Make in India" initiative. Later, he pai...

Jun 02 2017

Paris climate agreement: How China could benefit from America pulling out

Six against one Trump's position on the Paris accord was a focal point of last week's G7 summit in Sicily in which leaders of the world's six other largest industrial ...

Jun 02 2017

Trump administration approves social media checks for visa applicants

According to the new form, the failure to answer the questions will not necessarily bar applicants from admission to the United States . The extended vetting proced...

Jun 02 2017

Top House Intel panel Democrat rebukes chairman over subpoenas

The aides maintain Nunes failed to consult with Democrats when he subpoenaed the CIA, FBI and the National Security Agency (NSA). "Commitments to recuse himself have no...

Jun 02 2017

Should 'Can't Be Trusted' Jared Kushner Be Stripped Of Security Clearance?

Trump retweeted an article from FOX News titled " Jared Kushner didn't suggest Russian communications channel in meeting, source says". The tweet comes as the med...

Jun 02 2017

EU not looking to sanctions if U.S. quits climate deal-Canete

However, Trump declared , emphasizing every word: "As of today, the United States will cease all implementation of the nonbinding Paris accord". But Trump has hint...

Jun 02 2017

May appeals to voters to let her 'fulfil the promise' of Brexit

The socialist MP of over three decades could very well be our next Prime Minister, but what does he like to listen to when he has some time off? Another poll from Panel...

Jun 02 2017

China Is Championing Itself As A Leader In Climate Change

If President Trump withdraws from the accord, USA carbon will continue to drop - The projections are that they will fall about half as much as had been planned by Presi...

Jun 02 2017

Turkey attacks U.S. over 'aggressive' action against Turkish bodyguards

This follows the US demanding similar actions from Ankara . Eleven people, including a police officer, were injured and two people, at least one of whom was a protes...

Jun 02 2017

White House Insists "Covfefe" Is Real-and Trump Insiders Know What It

Spicer also said the president is meeting Tuesday afternoon with two more candidates to replace James Comey for Federal Bureau of Investigation director: John Pistole, ...

Jun 02 2017

U.S. to Pull Out of Paris Climate Agreement

Mr Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama , released a statement , slamming the withdrawal. Abandoning the pact was one of Trump's principal campaign pledges, but America'...