Stories about World Media

Jun 03 2017

Donald Trump administration asks Supreme Court to revive travel ban

Pence expressed optimism that when the Supreme Court rules on the executive order temporarily halting travel from several majority-Muslim countries, a majority of judge...

Jun 03 2017

China vows to uphold Paris climate accord after United States withdraws from pact

The decision has no direct impact on major USA regulations on power plants and vehicle rules now aimed at reducing carbon emissions, although those are now under review b...

Jun 03 2017

Ariana Grande reportedly offers to pay for funerals of Manchester bomb victims

The Daily Mail newspaper published photos of a sullen Grande, wearing sweatpants and carrying a backpack, getting off a private jet Tuesday in her hometown of Boca Raton,...

Jun 03 2017

Initially thought to be terror attack, Manila incident possibly was casino robbery

Smoke rises from the Resorts World Manila complex (Bullit Marquez/AP) The suspect was English-speaking but had no identification cards. Meanwhile, Resorts World Mani...

Jun 03 2017

North Korea fires off apparent ballistic missile — South Korea military

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said in a statement that the missile, presumed to be a Scud-type, was launched from an area near Wonsan, in Gangwon Provinc...

Jun 02 2017

Sean Spicer Stokes "Covfefe" Conspiracy Theories, Because Why Not?

President Donald Trump has said it's hard for his communications people to speak for him, and has shown interest in wanting to speak more directly with the American p...

Jun 02 2017

House committee issuing subpoenas for Flynn, Trump attorney Cohen, their firms

A separate FBI probe that was led by former FBI Director Robert Mueller and the latest actions of the committee prove lawmakers have not given up their own Russian Fede...

Jun 02 2017

Police release new images of Manchester bomber in appeal to public

Police say that the 22-year-old bomber Salman Abedi acted largely alone when he was assembled the device he used to kill 22 people and injure dozens more at an Ariana ...

Jun 02 2017

Putin asks US business to help restore normal dialog with Washington

Russian President Vladimir Putin launched a blistering attack Friday on what he said were baseless accusations that Moscow was behind a hacking and influence campai...

Jun 02 2017

India, Russia celebrate 70 years of Diplomatic ties, sign St Petersburg Declaration

Both countries would jointly provide civil nuclear energy expertise to third countries. Both nations also chose to hold the first tri-Services exercises called "Indra-2...

Jun 02 2017

'Are you nuts?': Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the President of Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin , at India-Russia CEOs meeting, at Konstantin Palace, in St. Peters...

Jun 02 2017

U.S. weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security: Iran

A better future is only possible if your nations drive out the terrorists and extremists. He stressed that his administration was looking to strengthen partnerships acr...

Jun 02 2017

Palestinian girl dies a day after stabbing Israeli soldier

Israel blames the violence on "incitement by Palestinian leaders". Israel says the Palestinian leadership is inciting the violence. Palestinians say it stems from ang...

Jun 02 2017

Poorer nations robust in the face of Trump pullout from climate deal

But while Trump's tough talk may play well with his base, this approach is naive, misguided, and risky for the world-including the United States, whose interests he claim...

Jun 02 2017

'No tight military relations with Pakistan,' - Putin dismisses 'ridiculous' Indian fears

Petersburg , Russia , for an annual economic forum held over three days. "I have read these reports ", said Putin. " Don't worry, be happy ", Putin said in En...

Jun 02 2017

Former FBI Director James Comey to testify on June 8

Several reports suggest James Comey , the former FBI Director, will publicly testify before a Senate committee that President Trump put him under vast pressure t...

Jun 02 2017

PARIS FALLOUT: Trump Wanted To Stick It To 'Holier-Than-Thou' Jet-Setting Elites

The official, however, did lay down a marker for any coming talks, saying any revised Paris pact or a new one could not place "burdens" on the United States that it also ...

Jun 02 2017

Trump's climate decision puts USA on a lonely path

And so will USA states, local governments and businesses, many of whom have renewed their commitment to green solutions and fossil fuel alternatives in spite of Trump's ...

Jun 02 2017

BBC says driver killed, four journalists injured in Kabul attack

Tense geo-political ties between Pakistan and Afghanistan have taken a toll on their cricketing relationship in the aftermath of a bomb attack in Kabul , which kill...

Jun 02 2017

Theresa May's lead over Labour falls ahead of vote

Answering questions during a visit to Basildon, the shadow foreign secretary said: "If we end up in a position where we are in a minority, we will go ahead and we will pu...