Stories about World Media

May 13 2017

Theresa May 'more in touch' than Nicola Sturgeon, says Ruth Davidson

She said: "The issue at the heart of this election, not just in Perth and Perthshire but across Scotland, is a very straightforward one". But then Tories should beware ...

May 13 2017

China Defends Military Ties With Sri Lanka After Submarine Visit Blocked

Sri Lanka is hosting the event for the first time. Sri Lanka's share in China's tea imports had grown to 38% by end of 2016, up from 26% in 2015, the Tea Board said. La...

May 13 2017

UK hospitals report tech problems in possible cyberattack

A "ransomware" attack on 16 health organisations in England and Scotland today plunged the NHS into chaos, with similar attacks affected Spanish telecom giant Telefonica...

May 13 2017

Democrats Feed Off Comey Firing to Stoke Anti-Trump Anger

Perhaps , as Mr Trump suggests, the "real news" is the tentative trade agreement between the U.S. and China on beef and poultry products? In testimony before the Senate...

May 13 2017

Trump, Putin to meet in July, Russians announce

The meeting came a day after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been in charge of the investigation into any ties between Russian Federation and the Trump camp...

May 13 2017

Russia's Top Diplomat Meets With Trump at White House

The morning after United States President Donald Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, the meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov...

May 13 2017

Pentagon head makes clear US commitment to protecting Turkey

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis made clear Thursday that America is committed to protecting Turkey after angering its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally with a dea...

May 13 2017

James Clapper on collusion between Russia, Trump aides: There could be evidence

Todd: "I understand that". Clapper also contradicted the White House's account that the Federal Bureau of Investigation rank and file had lost faith in Comey running...

May 13 2017

North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'

Moon said in his first speech as president soon after he was sworn in on Wednesday that he would immediately begin efforts to defuse security tensions on the Korean penin...

May 13 2017

France's new president proving a keeper of secrets

The 429 announced candidates, of whom more than half were new to politics and half were women, were a first indication of the direction of Mr Macron's still fluid party...

May 13 2017

EPA to take down climate data from website

They soon flooded downtown streets as the march made its way to Trump Tower-the de facto focal point of the anti-Trump protests that are now common sights. About a dozen ...

May 13 2017

Asks Donald Trump To Stay In The Paris Agreement

The White House had previously said a decision would be reached before Trump's appearance at the summit. "The U.S. will remain engaged in the work that the Arctic Counc...

May 13 2017

After Trump, it's phone call with Xi

The North Korea crisis was also raised. According to a statement released by the White House, Trump and President Rodrigo Duterte had a "friendly discussion" Saturd...

May 13 2017

Spicer Calls Sally Yates a 'Political Opponent' of Trump

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has previously expressed skepticism about Yates' motives in giving her initial heads up about Flynn to the White House. The Sena...

May 13 2017

Arctic Council Pressures Tillerson To Take Action On Climate Change

But Washington will not shut down participation in climate science on the Arctic, which is facing the fastest rate of global warming in the world. Tillerson made the re...

May 13 2017

Pyongyang unveils satellite photos of Thaad in S.Korea

The North did not report the victory of the South's previous president Lee Myung-Bak at all. His appointment requires parliamentary approval. Moon was sworn in Wednesda...

May 13 2017

Pope Francis Departs Egypt After Two-Day Visit

Egypt has around 272,000 Catholics and 213 parishes out of a total population of almost 89 million. The pope said he had always had good ties with French President Fran...

May 13 2017

Border crisis: Army to toughen stand on militancy

Sources also said some militants from the Hizb had tried to contact the soldiers family denying their role in the killing. Hailing from Kulgam district, Lt Fayaz from the...

May 13 2017

Backed Syrian forces expect Raqqa assault soon, await weapons

The SDF, an alliance of militias including Arab groups and the Kurdish YPG militia, has been waging a campaign to isolate and ultimately capture Raqqa city since November...

May 13 2017

Kerala: RSS worker hacked to death as political killings continue

The party has called for a strike in Kannur district on Saturday, according to Manorama . The police believe this could have been a case of revenge killing as Biju w...