Stories about World Media

Jun 14 2017

North Korea frees imprisoned US student

Warmbier's parents told The Washington Post their son has been in a coma since shortly after his trial in Pyongyang in March 2016 - his last public appearance. "In no...

Jun 14 2017

Korea leader proposes Asian nations co-host 2030 World Cup

Voice of America reported Tuesday an annual report from the United Nations Security Council released in March pointed out Chinese firms have been involved in the produc...

Jun 14 2017

'Covfefe' is Trump's Twitter typo heard 'round the world

The tweet went viral instantly, becoming one the most popular posts of the divisive USA leader before it was deleted after almost six hours online. With that, Trump's...

Jun 14 2017

Bernie Sanders Congratulates Jeremy Corbyn On UK Election Gains

Labour surpassed expectations by winning 262. The final result was announced nearly 24 hours after polls closed. The shock defeat for Conservatives - despite the pre-...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea frees US college student; family says he's in coma

Some speculated Rodman, who has been to North Korea's capital four other times, was going to help secure the release of Warmbier and three other American detainees, but...

Jun 14 2017

Hundreds of thousands evacuated as Cyclone Mora crosses Bangladesh coast

Authorities called in all fishing vessels and all flights were suspended to and from airports in Chittagong and Cox's Bazar. Authorities have been moving more than one...

Jun 14 2017

Jessica Chastain has called the portrayal of women in film 'disturbing'

The Best Actress award was bagged by German actor Diane Kruger for her powerful portrayal of a woman fighting the neo-Nazi murderers of her husband and son in Turkish-b...

Jun 14 2017

Indian High Commission in London hosts reception for Team India

It is not working that well here, but I am still trying", Mustafizur was quoted as saying by Bangladesh's "Daily Star" newspaper. Mortaza's side only started believin...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations

Days after that, Mr Sessions also corrected his confirmation hearing testimony to inform the committee about the two meetings with Mr Kislyak. Deputy Attorney General...

Jun 14 2017

Suspected North Korean drone photographed US missile defence site

South Korean military officials estimate that North Korea possesses around 300 military drones. It follows reports the tournament may be awarded to the Far East an...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions denies third meeting with Russian Federation envoy

Sessions is among several members of Trump's inner circle who had met with Russians close to Russian strongman Vladimir Putin during and after the presidential campaig...

Jun 14 2017

May says minority government talks 'productive', Brexit negotiation starts next week

The pound slid to its lowest level for almost two months after the vote, but the fall was much less severe than the one sparked by the Brexit vote in June 2016. May and...

Jun 14 2017

US, NK officials ahead of student's release

USA and North Korean officials said Rodman had nothing to do with the release Tuesday of imprisoned American student Otto Warmbier. Warmbier's parents said in a statem...

Jun 14 2017

'Hard Brexit' must be abandoned after election: Scottish leader

Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond and the party's Commons leader Angus Robertson , Sturgeon's number two in the party, lost their seats to the Conservatives ....

Jun 14 2017

McCain slams Pentagon for Afghan policy delay

US National Intelligence Director Dan Coats also warned last month that the security situation in Afghanistan would most likely deteriorate in the future even if the ...

Jun 14 2017

Sharif Summoned To Appear Before Panama Papers Probe Panel on June 15

The summon was issued to Sharif, 67, after he returned from his Kazakhstan where he attended the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit. The sources said Sharif had bee...

Jun 14 2017

John Oliver Dismantles Trump's Reaction to Comey Testimony

On Sunday night, HBO's John Oliver opened up this week's edition of " Last Week Tonight " with an update on the probes into President Donald Trump and his campaign st...

Jun 14 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public on Tuesday

But senators on the committee are expected to question Sessions about his meetings with Russians - a topic that's come under increased scrutiny amid investigations into...

Jun 14 2017

Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student

Three other American citizens are being detained in North Korea, at a time when Kim Jong Un has been firing missiles and threatening to strike the United States . Warmbi...

Jun 14 2017

Dennis Rodman on North Korea Trip: 'Just Trying to Open a Door'

Now, Warmbier's family has been told he suffered a bout of deadly botulism poisoning in March, took a sleeping pill and has been in a coma ever since. He also said ...