Stories about World Media

Jun 03 2017

USA withdrawal from Paris climate accord will have sweeping impacts, experts suggest

He also pledged to muster $15 million for the United Nations' climate body, substituting for U.S. funding likely to be axed by Trump. He spoke directly to scientists and ...

Jun 03 2017

Palestinians say Trump decision 'gives peace a chance'

It says that despite the disappointment, Israel appreciates Trump's friendship and his commitment to moving the embassy to Jerusalem in the future. Known to Jews as t...

Jun 03 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins in charge of series with Game 2 win

They went 9 minutes and 50 seconds without a shot, reminiscent of the second period of Game 1when they had no shots at all. What has made Rinne's performance so deflati...

Jun 03 2017

Emmanuel Macron invites Americans to France after Trump's decision on Paris accord

Trump said the US would be willing to rejoin the accord if it could obtain more favorable terms, but the leaders of France, Germany and Italy said in a joint stateme...

Jun 03 2017

Jeremy Corbyn to give a speech in York this morning

The Mayor would transform Labour's chances of beating Theresa May if he was leading his party, found research revealed today by YouGov for Queen Mary University o...

Jun 03 2017

Explosions kill at least 4 at funeral in Kabul

According tot he reports presented by the officials, nearly three explosions rocked the funeral ceremony of an Afghan man killed during protests over the worsening sec...

Jun 03 2017

Merkel - no turning back from historic Paris climate pact

Trump on Tuesday called Germany's trade and military spending policies "very bad " for the USA as tensions between him and Merkel increased, Xinhua news agency reported...

Jun 03 2017

German envoy to U.S. downplays Trump-Merkel tensions

It's what he said last week in Brussels, too, telling European Union leaders that "the Germans are bad, very bad ", according to Der Spiegel . Modi said a comprehen...

Jun 03 2017

Trump says "no" to the Paris Agreement

Some allies pointedly refrained from criticism, however, and Russian President Vladimir Putin even joked that Trump's move made him a convenient scapegoat for any bad w...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus, Real Madrid hunt history in UCL final

The 44-year-old, who enjoyed a trophy-laden 11-year spell at the Santiago Bernabeu, also expressed hope that Juventus ace Paulo Dybala , who has been linked with a ...

Jun 03 2017

Mayors of Madison, Milwaukee vow to stick to Paris accord

Mayors from Winston-Salem and Asheville also signed the statement . Continued US participation in the Paris forum would have been merely symbolic, and yielded no imp...

Jun 03 2017

Jeremy Corbyn makes jobs pledge on visit to York

And secondly, could the polls just be wrong? Theresa May couldn't hide tonight - much as she has tried to do throughout this campaign. Brexit secretary David Davis,...

Jun 03 2017

Americans turn out by 1000s to remember JFK

Navy F-18 flyover at 3 p.m. followed by a birthday cake cutting ceremony created by Montilio's Baking Company (the same bakery created the wedding cake for JFK and Jack...

Jun 03 2017

Paris Climate Agreement: Four US states join alliance committed to upholding deal

Trump said participation in the pact would undermine the US economy, wipe out American jobs, weaken national sovereignty and put America at a disadvantage to other c...

Jun 03 2017

Kate Nash on why she's voting Jeremy Corbyn: "I love the manifesto"

The newspaper said women and middle-aged voters were punishing Prime Minister Theresa May following controversies over the " dementia tax " and school meals, with a s...

Jun 03 2017

Modi leaves for France after wrapping up Russian Federation visit

Earlier in 2001, Modi, as Chief Minister of Gujarat, attended the SPIEF, being a part of the delegation of then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. SPIEF kicked off in...

Jun 03 2017

Haley on Germany: 'We have the backs of our allies'

Trump used his first morning tweet to lash out at the European powerhouse, noting the United States has "a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany" and griping that the Ge...

Jun 03 2017

Senate Will Repeal Obamacare by End of July

They are planning to use the same rules for a later tax overhaul. The House in April failed to pass a spending plan for the first time in decades after a small group of...

Jun 03 2017

Trump shouldn't have withdrawn from Paris Climate Accord: Putin

Besides praising Trump's electoral campaign, Putin refused to condemn the USA president's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris climate accord, making light of th...

Jun 03 2017

Sanders Slams Trump For Insulting Germany

And while German politicians sided with Merkel, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel signalled that it was time for cooler heads to prevail. "But the United States are older...