Stories about World Media

Jun 12 2017

Macron's party set for big parliamentary win

In a country with unemployment hovering near 10 percent and at risk of breaking its public deficit commitments, Macron was elected president in May on pledges to overhaul...

Jun 12 2017

Shivraj Chouhan's fast was 'stunt' to divert nation's attention: Left

Chouhan started his fast on Saturday in the wake of violence that marred the farmers' protest strike from June 1, launched to press their demand for a debt waiver and bet...

Jun 12 2017

Backfire: May forms new coalition gov't after snap election disaster

Also, French President Emmanuel Macron (pictured below) called May on the same day to congratulate her on keeping her post after the election. It is thought Mrs May wil...

Jun 12 2017

Maharashtra Govt. announces complete loan waiver to farmers

Hundreds of farmers held a protest at Mandsaur on Wednesday demanding better prices for their crops and loan waivers when the cops opened fire on them. You don't go on a ...

Jun 12 2017

May seeks deal to stay in power

But he has responded in typically colourful fashion, tweeting: " Mail on Sunday tripe - I am backing Theresa may ". In an article for the Conservative Home website, T...

Jun 12 2017

'Gorkhaland' movement: GJM begins indefinite strike across Darjeeling today

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supporters on Sunday held a protest for demanding separate Gorkhaland in West Bengal's Darjeeling . Paramilitary forces patrolled the city...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

A visibly relaxed Corbyn, asked whether he would be in his own job over the long term, joked that "I've got youth on my side". "He's in a permanent leadership campaign so...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom confirms Brexit talks will go ahead as planned

Now that it has chose to jump ship, it seems it can't get its act together to actually leave. Privately, EU officials reacted with consternation that an already tough sit...

Jun 12 2017

EU's Brexit Negotiator Says Talks When UK Ready

Mrs May's plans laid in tatters on Friday after an unexpected surge in support for Labour saw the Conservatives lose seats, falling short of an overall majority. the Cons...

Jun 12 2017

'Oslo,' 'Dear Evan Hansen' top Tony Awards 2017 list of winners

She beat out Cate Blanchett, Sally Field, Laura Linney and Jennifer Ehle for the Tony. In a surprise as Michael Aronov won a best featured actor in a play award for his...

Jun 12 2017

Duvvada Jagannadham: Allu Arjun Delights With Film's Jukebox, Latest Trailer

A week back, Allu Arjun wooed fans over with the first trailer of his upcoming film "Duvvuda Jagannadham". "Thank you all for all the love and appreciation,". If the fi...

Jun 12 2017

London attacker stopped en route to Syria, flagged as suspect

Met Police said Marine Police Unit specialist officers recovered the body Tuesday night near Limehouse, about 2 miles away from London Bridge. "I would urge anyone ...

Jun 12 2017

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends 'peace fast' after 28 hours

The matter had escalated after the police had opened fire on the crowds during a rally in Mandsaur , while the farmers were demanding a better price for their crops and ...

Jun 12 2017

Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

May's office said Saturday that the Democratic Unionist Party , which has 10 seats in Parliament, had agreed to a " confidence and supply " arrangement with the governme...

Jun 12 2017

Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next

Osborne said that Prime Minister May was a "dead woman walking" following the general election . "It's just how long she's going to remain on death row", former Conserv...

Jun 12 2017

Lordy, does Twitter have fun with Comey's exclamation

Comey said it was that tweet that prompted him to leak his written recollections of his conversations with President Trump . Comey told members of the Senate Inte...

Jun 12 2017

CM Shivraj ends his fast — Madhya Pradesh

These allegations are completely false. He also denied allegations of Congress instigating the violence in the state. "The state can't progress without farmers", Chouha...

Jun 12 2017

Hot Fitness Model Denies Partying with Tiger Woods Before His Arrest

The recordings were made available to several news outlets by Jupiter, Fla., police on Wednesday and show what happened after Woods was found asleep inside his Mercedes, ...

Jun 12 2017

Existing climate efforts expected to keep USA goals on track

Former FBI Director James Comey will say Thursday that President Donald Trump asked him about the former national security adviser Michael Flynn and to "see your way cl...

Jun 12 2017

Qatar's ties with Iran and Islamist groups

The conference, was attended by Aziz, Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi, as well as envoys to UAE, Saudi Arabia , Qatar and Kuwait, who were called back espe...