Stories about World Media

Jun 03 2017

Vladimir Putin denies USA election interference in heated questioning

At the same time, Putin argued that hackers, wherever they come from, can't sway election outcomes because the public opinion isn't that easy to manipulate. Putin added...

Jun 03 2017

Former US national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies aged 89

We are remembering my father tonight with the love of his life who inspired him and shared in his wonderful life over six decades. Brzezinski served as a special counse...

Jun 03 2017

Putin: we worried to see NATO near our borders

The Russian president implied that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is irrelevant now that the Cold War is over (in 2001, he said Russia should be allowed to join t...

Jun 03 2017

U.S. pull-out will delay climate action: Indian Paris negotiator

Mr Corbyn labelled Mr Trump's move to withdraw from the Paris Agreement as "reckless and dangerous" and accused Mrs May of a failure of leadership in not signing up to ...

Jun 03 2017

Putin to Megyn Kelly: US Hackers Could Have Framed Russia

If "they wake up and read that something is going on in interstate relations", they may decide to act, he added. "If they [hackers] are patriotically-minded, they sta...

Jun 03 2017

Jerry Brown Heads To China For Climate Change Talks

In 2015, Obama described climate change as a "major threat" to the U.S., to which Trump responded by saying that was "one of the dumbest statements I've ever hear...

Jun 03 2017

Cities, states and companies vow to stick to the Paris climate agreement

With Trump seeking to renegotiate the climate accord, the prospects of which remain highly unclear, USA sub-national bodies have committed to sticking to the paramete...

Jun 03 2017

Global dismay at Trump's pullout of U.S. from Paris accord

This agreement is less about the climate and more about other countries gaining a financial advantage over the United States . "What about the people who weren't here t...

Jun 03 2017

Syria chemical attack was provocation against Bashar Assad: Vladimir Putin

Putin , whose own spokesman said this week that Russian Federation attached great importance to the Paris accord, said he thought there was still time to work out a n...

Jun 03 2017

Leaders pledge to boost climate efforts after Trump decision

Germany is the driving force behind the Europe Union's economy, one of the world's biggest with more than 500 million people. Xi is now free to accept the mantle of glo...

Jun 03 2017

Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse

Spanier and two other former school administrators are facing sentencing on charges of child endangerment for failing to report a 2001 allegation about Sandusky to a...

Jun 03 2017

Putin suggests United States hackers could have interfered with election, blamed Russian Federation

Petersburg International Economic Forum in Russia Friday. Russian President Vladimir Putin urged U.S. business executives Friday to help improve U.S. His lawyer sa...

Jun 03 2017

US increases military aid to Israel in the wake of Trump's visit

President Donald Trump used his centrepiece Holy Land speech on Tuesday to reaffirm his commitment to peace between Israelis and Palestinians, but he offered no new de...

Jun 03 2017

UN chief Guterres says climate deal is essential

But he indicated that was hardly a priority. "If we can, great". "The falling cost of renewables is one of the most encouraging stories on the planet today", he said ad...

Jun 03 2017

US Def. Sec'y Mattis touts Trump predecessors' Asia policy

His arrival in Singapore comes as the U.S. Navy conducts a three-day exercise in the Sea of Japan with two aircraft carriers, the USS Carl Vinson and the USS Ronald ...

Jun 03 2017

Donald Trump is obsessed with Barack Obama

Sean Spicer had little to say to press when he was asked about the president's mysterious term " covfefe " used in a tweet yesterday. Speculations even ran amok that t...

Jun 03 2017

Putin: Claims of Russian Interference in Trump Election 'Remind Me of anti-Semitism'

While promising Russian support to India, the Russian president was also reported to have said: "I believe Pakistan is taking enormous steps to stabilise the situation in...

Jun 03 2017

Weather Channel sends Trump a message: 'Still Don't Care? Proof You Should'

Weather.com is now awash in stories detailing the effects of climate change on the planet. Weather Channel executives have confirmed to multiple media outlets that ...

Jun 03 2017

EPA chief defends Trump's action on climate accord

Bloomberg , who is the U.N. Secretary-General's special envoy for Cities and Climate Change, said the United States has led the world on emission reductions over the pa...

Jun 03 2017

2 more arrested in Manchester; UK blasts U.S. on leaks

Manchester hospitals are still treating 75 people in the aftermath of Monday's bombing attack, including 23 in critical care, according to a statement from NHS England. ...