Stories about World Media

Jun 13 2017

Government close to resolving some bad power loans: Piyush Goyal

The government is "very close" to firming up a resolution mechanism for stressed and stalled thermal as well as hydro power projects, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said...

Jun 13 2017

In fight for Philippine city, a painful window on war

A P-3 Orion surveillance plane was seen flying over Marawi last Friday, said local media reports . The military said fighting in Marawi City entered its 21st day...

Jun 13 2017

'Bernie Would Have Won': Sanders Supporters See Hope In UK Election

The exit poll is predicting the Conservatives will win 314 seats in the 650-member parliament and the leftist opposition Labour Party 266 creating a hung parliament ...

Jun 13 2017

Farmers' stir: Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls off fast

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. Meanwhile, the...

Jun 13 2017

Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump campaign likely guided Russians before U.S. election

Clinton, 69, said she takes responsibility for " every decision " she made, but added, " That's not why I lost ". The 69-year-old Democrat said her party had fallen b...

Jun 13 2017

Israel plans most settlement homes since 1992

Israel collects customs from Palestinian imports and exports on behalf of the PNA and taxes from salaries of Palestinians who work in Israel . Though this argument is...

Jun 13 2017

One of Trump's Tweets Just Helped Sabotage His Travel Ban

The ruling largely upholds a lower court's decision. "I think that Kennedy again will vote with the majority to uphold the president's authority under the Immigrat...

Jun 13 2017

Qatar starts shipping cargo through Oman to bypass Gulf rift

Both "stressed the need to resolve the disagreements through negotiation and expressed their readiness to contribute to such efforts", the Foreign Ministry said in a stat...

Jun 13 2017

'Marked man' Attorney General Jeff Sessions abruptly cancels public testimony

As for the timing of Sessions' recusal, Comey said the FBI expected the attorney general to take himself out of the matters under investigation weeks before he actual...

Jun 13 2017

Mexico draw with US, maintain lead at top of qualifying group

In March 2013, the usa was successful in leaving with a 0-0 result. After Trump won the presidential election in November, the American and Mexican national teams fac...

Jun 13 2017

Attorney General Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

Comey's remarks drew an angry response from the president on Friday accusing Comey of lying. Congressman-elect Greg Gianforte avoided jail time after pleading guilty...

Jun 13 2017

MAS: "MH128 had not at any point been hijacked"

A business class passenger, who identified himself as Andy, told Melbourne radio station 3AW that the arrested man had threatened to " blow the plane up ". and he heade...

Jun 13 2017

Philippines misses 2nd deadline to remove Islamic militants

Lieutenant Colonel Jo-Ar Herrera announced there had been 13 Philippine marines killed in the battle, a setback in the government's quest to retake the city. About 40...

Jun 13 2017

Hawaii official: Ruling shows USA system works

In delivering judgment, the panel of three Judges said Trump exceeded the limit of the authority accorded him by Congress by issuing the Executive Order. Critics have...

Jun 13 2017

Federal appeals court rules against revised 'travel ban'

In their ruling , the judges said that "immigration, even for the president, is not a one-person show". The judges then quoted a tweet from Trump on June 5, which sa...

Jun 13 2017

Macron holds 'frank exchange' talks with Putin

Macron told a news conference that France and Russian Federation must cooperate to "eradicate terrorist groups" in Syria and did not directly criticise Moscow's role the...

Jun 13 2017

National Spelling Bee victor clinches title with 'marocain'

She had already prepared one week in advance to "motivate me to study more", Ananya told the Associated Press. Ananya Vinay , 12, beat 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev an...

Jun 13 2017

Netanyahu: Israel Will Keep Control Over Golan Heights

Israel later withdrew from Gaza but lay a siege to it. While there is no official overall figure for Israel's spending on Jewish settler units since the June 1967 war, ...

Jun 13 2017

Qatar Airways profits reach $540 mln before Gulf crisis

On Monday, the three countries severed diplomatic ties with Qatar and shortly after ordered Qatari nationals to leave within 14 days. Mohammed al-Sada said in a st...

Jun 13 2017

Hundreds reflect on anniversary of Pulse nightclub shooting

State and local officials said the attack was a reminder of the undeniable strength of the people of Orlando and of Floridians. In Orlando, hundreds of people gathere...