Stories about World Media

May 13 2017

Trump urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine

And while American press was barred from attending, a photographer from Tass , Russia's state-run news agency, took photos of the event. On Thursday morning, CNN's sen...

May 13 2017

PM to visit Lanka today

He will be welcomed by Prime Minister RanilWickremesinghe at a special ceremony to be held at the Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake with state honours. - In ...

May 13 2017

Commission set up to probe United States voter fraud

Trump has previously claimed that between 3 million and 5 million people voted illegally in the November election. We should expect a Pence-Kobach Commission to find "e...

May 13 2017

Indian woman in Pakistan seeks security on journey back home

It is pertinent to mention here that Dr. Uzma earlier this week alleged harassment and forced marriage against her Pakistani spouse. Uzma, a resident of Delhi, filed a ...

May 13 2017

Labour loses overall control of Glasgow City Council

Nicola Sturgeon hailed Scottish local elections as an "emphatic" win for the SNP - despite significant Conservative inroads. "In seats like Rutherglen and Hamilton We...

May 13 2017

South Korea's Moon Brings Shift on North Korea: QuickTake Q&A

Moon, who was a close aide to Roh Moo-hyun, South Korea's last leader to adopt a "sunshine" policy of diplomatic and economic outreach toward the North, has called for a ...

May 13 2017

Oval Office meeting with Russian officials raises questions

Meanwhile, the Kremlin said on Friday that the U.S. Veteran diplomats questioned why Trump agreed to host the diplomats - a rare honour for non-heads of state, much...

May 13 2017

Christie describes reaction to Trump firing of FBI director Comey as 'hysteria'

But Trump acknowledged during the interview that he'd considered the potential ramification of his decision on the inquiry. According to the NBC news poll conducted...

May 13 2017

Netanyahu tells Putin, Syria 'safe zones' not to serve Iran, Hezbollah activity

The level of violence in Syria has fallen since the "de-escalation" deal forged by Russia, Iran and Turkey came into force at midnight on Friday, despite clashes between ...

May 13 2017

How Jeff Sessions' Drug Sentencing Guidelines Could Restart War On Drugs

Sessions told Justice Department attorneys around the country in a two-page memo that when prosecuting cases, they should apply the most serious charges possible that c...

May 13 2017

Final against Juventus will be special, says Zidane

However, the Andalusians do not appear the same side now as they were in scoring two late goals to beat the European champions back in January. Many in Spain feel Isc...

May 13 2017

Xi, Moon agree denuclearising N.Korea 'common goal': Seoul

While Moon and Trump will have an occasion to meet at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7 and 8, officials in Seoul think a summit shouldn't wait. Moon began h...

May 13 2017

Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

He's a grandstander", Trump told NBC News . In his first interview since firing Comey on Tuesday, Trump appeared to try to underscore that Comey's dismissal was ...

May 13 2017

Ransomware Attack Cripples Computer Networks In Europe, Russia

Telecommunications giant Telefonica was among many targets in Spain, though it said the attack was limited to some computers on an internal network and had not affected...

May 13 2017

Some facts about English learners in Oklahoma schools

But let's assume there was an accurate count of undocumented students and it didn't cost more to "identify them and turn them over to ICE" than it did to educate them. It...

May 13 2017

IMF chief urges eurozone to back Greece debt relief

Greece wants debt relief to be discussed at a meeting of euro zone finance ministers on May 22. "But still we need more realism in the assumptions and we need more spec...

May 13 2017

Washington lacks flexibility in approach to North Korea, says Chinese analyst

South Korean-born Kim Dong Chul , a naturalized US citizen, was convicted a month later and sentenced to 10 years hard labour - shortly after Washington levied more sanc...

May 13 2017

US Defense chief affirms commitment to protecting Turkey

Syrian Kurdish-led forces say they are carrying out mine-clearing operations at the country's largest dam and the nearby town of Tabqa a day after seizing them from Isla...

May 13 2017

German president says no alternatives to two-state solution in Israel

This came as Abbas received his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier in the presidential headquarters in Ramallah where both leaders discussed the latest developm...

May 13 2017

Stiff headwinds for GOP on health care, tax reform

House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, has expressed confidence that the vote will clear the Senate, and he promised that the GOP would work together in a trans...