Stories about World Media

Jun 18 2017

Confederations Cup: Russia beat NZ 2-0

The Confederations Cup has kicked off with host nation Russian Federation opening the World Cup rehearsal tournament against New Zealand. The FIFA Confederations Cu...

Jun 18 2017

Donald Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

The government has though repeated its desire to engage in "respectful dialogue" with Washington . "We challenge Cuba to come to the table for a new agreement that is ...

Jun 18 2017

MK Stalin hands over expose tape to assembly speaker

The governor assured him that he would look into the matter and take appropriate action. "Despite the repeated pleas of the leader of the opposition, and other party legi...

Jun 18 2017

Britain can stay in European Union but perks will end: Verhofstadt

There is also a question mark over the opening of the UK's Brexit negotiations with Brussels - which are due to get underway the same day. The meeting broke up so the...

Jun 18 2017

Trump Allies Try to Discredit Special Counsel Mueller After Initial Praise

Gingrich, however, worries. Trump called because "I have been very clear" about Mueller and the lawyers he's hired amounting to a "rigged game", Gingrich said. Muelle...

Jun 18 2017

PM May admits failures as inferno toll reaches 58

The sister of a man still missing in the London blaze told reporters that when she phoned him on the 21st floor as the fire spread, he said he hadn't evacuated with his...

Jun 18 2017

Tehran says Saudi coastguard killed Iranian fisherman

Saudi coastguard officers have opened fire on Iranian fishing boats in the Gulf, killing a fisherman, according to Iranian media , amid high tensions between the two riv...

Jun 18 2017

Vietnamese people celebrate International Yoga Day

Sri Lankan President, Indian envoy celebrate International Yoga Day Sat, Jun 17, 2017, 06:04 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Though Yoga, which originated...

Jun 18 2017

Trump owes lenders at least $315 million

Mar-a-Lago, which Trump has referred to as the "Winter White House", made $37.2 million from January 2016 through this spring, an increase from the previous year, when th...

Jun 18 2017

Explosion near Afghan mosque kills at least 7

The Afghan leader told an worldwide peace conference in the capital on Tuesday that the attack, which took place at a highly fortified area of the capital, targeted "the ...

Jun 18 2017

House GOP Whip Scalise remains in critical condition, hospital says

Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise was in "imminent risk of death" when he first arrived at the hospital after being shot on Wednesday his doctors say. Just before t...

Jun 18 2017

Corbyn: More Labour MPs will be elected in Scotland

Jeremy Corbyn has announced the final positions in his shadow cabinet - dashing hopes of Blairites that he would restore some of them to the front bench. It's been repo...

Jun 18 2017

'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , to whom the special counsel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election now reports, has privately dis...

Jun 18 2017

United Kingdom plans to offer "very generous" terms for European Union citizens after Brexit

Theresa May has signalled she will not compromise over Brexit despite growing demands for a change in approach in the wake of last week's election result. But May, weaken...

Jun 18 2017

Russia says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba

He is not going to encourage any new trade sanctions. "It's about us helping them and their people as well", says Jim Byrum, the president of the Michigan Agri-Business A...

Jun 18 2017

Trump signs order expanding labor apprenticeships

The Trump administration feels industry and other entities outside of the government can create and run the programs needed to fill open positions and do it more quickly,...

Jun 18 2017

Chance of rain to increase throughout week

The best chance to see some thunderstorms develop is between 2pm-10pm later today and this evening. We will have partly cloudy skies with highs in the lower 90s. South ...

Jun 18 2017

Trump admits he's being investigated but, shoots his team's narrative?

Trump later said he had planned to fire Comey regardless of what recommendation he received from Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who has recused hi...

Jun 18 2017

Backed attack on Syria's Raqqa started on Monday, Syrian force tells Reuters

The US-backed SDF has been working to encircle Raqqa - estimated to have about 4,000 ISIL fighters - since November, as the terrorist group teeters on the brink of de...

Jun 18 2017

PM Theresa May visits hospitalized fire victims

The Guardian newspaper reported Friday that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of paneling in the renovation that ended in May 2016. The protes...