Stories about World Media

Jun 03 2017

Explosions kill at least 6 attending Kabul funeral in Afghanistan

More than 1,000 demonstrators gathered near the site of Wednesday's blast, which killed more than 80 people and wounded 460, accusing Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah ...

Jun 03 2017

Invest in vibrant, stable India: Narendra Modi

Putin, who addressed the session before Modi, also spoke of Russia's attractiveness for investors, pointing out the technological advancements of its youth. In a joint ...

Jun 03 2017

Ireland elects first openly gay Prime Minister

Varadkar has come to personify the liberalisation of a country which was once regarded as one of Europe's most socially conservative nations - homosexuality was illegal u...

Jun 03 2017

Listen to Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert this weekend

The one that is said to have been shattered by the drama has always wanted to fight for the victims. The singer returned to Britain on Friday ahead of a concert to benefi...

Jun 03 2017

Trump critics, backers march around globe over climate and

The coalition, which includes activist groups and grassroots organizations, is asking the government to investigate the "Trump administration's motives for interfering in...

Jun 03 2017

UN Security Council expands sanctions against North Korea

Calling North Korea's nuclear ambitions a "threat to us all", Mattis asked the worldwide community to come together on the issue. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday ...

Jun 03 2017

Emmanuel Macron to visit India for world solar alliance meet

Reacting to Trump's announcement, Macron issued an appeal in English to "make the planet great again" - a play on Trump's pledge to "make America great again" that has ...

Jun 03 2017

Travel, lack of preparation a factor, but we will get better - Lions

There were a number of disappointing performances and some definite winners and losers from a players perspective but the overriding feeling is that this was just thr...

Jun 03 2017

Joe Scarborough Fingers Steve Bannon as White House's Chief Leaker

Kushner met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in December - a meeting he neglected to disclose in security clearance forms - to discuss establishing a secret backc...

Jun 03 2017

Donald Trump and family are trying to ruin my career: Kathy

Trump's oldest son, Donald Jr., called for employers to drop the comedian. Griffin, who asserted that she has been contacted by the Secret Service, said the Trumps are ...

Jun 03 2017

India to join SCO within a week: Putin

They are likely to ink a deal to build the last two units of India's largest nuclear power plant in Kudankulam. Addressing the St Petersburg International Economic Fo...

Jun 03 2017

Jeremy Corbyn will not 'realistically' win the election, Labour MP tells constituents

The Labour leader - who has vowed to raise income tax for those earning over £80,000 a year and restore the corporation tax rate to 26% - was taken to task by a small b...

Jun 03 2017

Pittsburgh Mayor Issues Executive Order In Response To Trump's Paris Climate Decision

Mayor Bill Peduto on Friday issued an executive order regarding climate control initiatives in Pittsburgh, following President Donald Trump's decision to pull the US ...

Jun 03 2017

PM Modi meets French President Macron

Apart from a steady trade partnership, defense ties between the two countries have also expanded in recent years, with New Delhi ordering 36 French-made Rafale fighter ...

Jun 03 2017

Macron to visit India for world solar alliance meet

Accepting an invitation from Prime Minister Narendra Modi , new French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday said that he will be visiting India by the end of this yea...

Jun 03 2017

Michael Bloomberg: US states and businesses will still meet Paris targets

While the press release notes that the three states together have one-fifth of the nation's population, they emit only one-tenth of the nation's greenhouse gases, accord...

Jun 03 2017

Iran says US weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

The deal, plus other investments that could total up to $350 billion, was the central achievement of Trump's visit to the kingdom, first stop on a nine-day journey throug...

Jun 03 2017

Lewandowski to Republicans: Get on Trump Train or Lose Next Election

It's unclear how this would work in practice, but Democratic aides in both chambers said they are discussing possible strategies to tie the debt ceiling to blocking t...

Jun 03 2017

Protecting climate an article of faith for us, says PM Modi

French President Emmanuel Macron is meeting with the prime minister of India , a critical player in the Paris climate accord, as world governments begin to adjust to...

Jun 03 2017

California, Other States Vow to Lead as Trump Exits Climate Pact

The headline "The seven looniest leaders of the world" drew immediate and strong criticism from the Israeli Embassy, who blasted the report as antisemitic. "We are increa...