Stories about World Media

Jun 03 2017

Germany's Gabriel says ties with United States 'difficult', will improve

Financial Times Gideon Rachman took issue with Merkel's comments after she implied the days where Germany could rely on the western alliance were "over to a certain...

Jun 03 2017

PM Modi meets French President Macron at Elysee Palace

Petersburg International Economic Forum, an annual business and economic event hosted by the Russian President in city of St. Petersburg. "It's a personal commitment from...

Jun 03 2017

Donald Trump is isolated, stressed out and gaining weight

A source close to Kushner told CNN on May 25 that he had not been contacted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It's an extraordinary step for the White House to ...

Jun 03 2017

Explosions kill at least 6 at funeral in Kabul

A member of Parliament from Kabul says eight protesters were shot and killed by government security forces during Friday's demonstration. Undeterred by Pakistan's ...

Jun 03 2017

Ariana Grande surprises injured fans in hospital

So happy she came i could burst! "Never seen Jaden so happy; even cried again myself". Envisioned by Grande and her team, the benefit is slated for June 4 at the cric...

Jun 03 2017

Vladimir Putin claims 'patriotic hackers' framed Russian Federation for U.S. election interference

Speaking at Russia's annual showcase economic forum in Saint Petersburg on Friday, Mr Putin slammed accusations that Moscow meddled in the election. There's plenty fo...

Jun 03 2017

AFP says video of abducted priest a terrorist propaganda

Gen. Eduardo Ano told The Associated Press in an interview Tuesday that the military has made advances in containing the weeklong siege of Marawi city. The military...

Jun 03 2017

Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy ship rescues 27 in Bangladesh

Hundreds of thousands of people had been evacuated to shelters, schools and government offices. Under its influence gusty or squally wind with rain or thunder showers...

Jun 03 2017

North Korea fires Scud-class ballistic missile into sea

The White House said President Trump was briefed on the launch and the US Pacific Command tracked the missile and decided it was no threat to America. "We will never tole...

Jun 03 2017

US hikes 'combat power' in Syria, with eye on Iran-backed militia

Army Colonel Ryan Dillon, referring to Iran-backed forces supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. American and allied commanders say in their statements that alt...

Jun 03 2017

Germany, China to deepen ties amid Trump concerns

Trump's comments came in an early-morning tweet on Tuesday issued just as Merkel hosted Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Berlin , where they held a joint cabin...

Jun 03 2017

Philippines: 10 soldiers killed in 'friendly fire'

Marawi is the nation's only "Islamic city;" the Philippines is over 90 percent Christian. Eight foreign terrorists were among the 120 terrorists killed in the milita...

Jun 03 2017

ICC Champions Trophy 2017, India Vs Pakistan

India have only managed to win once in their three meetings against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy. Asserting that India has the edge in their Champions Trophy g...

Jun 03 2017

Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific

In his opening speech to national defence chiefs, worldwide security experts from 40 countries, including Vietnam , Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said there...

Jun 03 2017

New Health Care Plan Unlikely This Year, Republican Senator Says

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) lowered expectations last week when he said he didn't know how the Senate would get to 51 votes on health care and s...

Jun 03 2017

Ireland squad for Uruguay friendly confirmed

Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill said: "First of all, I was delighted with the game". And the 26-year-old is now the 77th Burnley player to represent his countr...

Jun 03 2017

UK's May grilled by voters, urged to confront Trump on Paris

The Paris Agreement , which went into effect November 4, 2016, and now has 147 signatories, would have big impacts on global temperatures, climate scientists have sai...

Jun 03 2017

Muted reactions from Alaska officials to Trump decision on Paris Climate Agreement

Democrats may not be able to stop President Donald Trump from pulling the United States out of the Paris climate agreement , especially with Republicans controlling ...

Jun 03 2017

Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement threatens our health, economy

People have called me a climate skeptic or a climate denier". At MIT, we take great care to get the science right. The United States under this accord had pledged t...

Jun 03 2017

USA states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

Additionally, 82 USA mayors have also pledged to uphold the Paris Climate Agreement . It commits the USA and 194 other countries to keeping rising global temperatures ...