Stories about World Media

Jun 19 2017

Scalise ally, a Dem, leads fight to boost lawmaker security

According to CNN , President Trump visited Rep. Steven Scalise in the hospital . Authorities say they are examining a cell phone, a computer and a camera found i...

Jun 19 2017

Taliban storm Afghan police compound, kill 5 police

Two attackers were immediately killed by the Afghan forces while one attacker is absconding. An Afghan soldier opened fire Saturday at a base shared with USA forces in ...

Jun 19 2017

'Trooping the colour' in London for queen's official birthday

The fire continued for over 10 hours. According to reports, fire officials were called to Grenfell Tower to combat the blaze at around 1 a.m. local time on Wednesday....

Jun 19 2017

Portugal's Ronaldo skips news conference after Confederations Cup match vs Mexico

Pepe had a goal disallowed for offside after a referral to the video assistant referees before Ricardo Quaresma sold the keeper a dummy and slotted in. He would atone ...

Jun 19 2017

Russia investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself

However, just days later ABC news reported Rosenstein has said in private he might need to recuse himself, citing a memo he wrote to the President, which was later us...

Jun 19 2017

Emmanuel Macron's party secures decisive victory in parliamentary elections

The election this weekend will see Macron's 15-month-old party Republic on the Move (REM) and its allies win an overwhelming majority of 400-470 seats in the 577-seat na...

Jun 19 2017

World 2 Dead As Suspected Jihadists Attack Mali Tourist Resort

The ministry said late Sunday that one of the victims was a dual French-Gabonese citizen. The U.N. official said those at the resort when the attack began included peop...

Jun 19 2017

Israel revokes Ramadan goodwill measures after deadly attack

Border Police Chief Sergeant Hadas Malka was stabbed to death . According to officer, two assailants opened fire on a group of officers who returned fire, and a thir...

Jun 19 2017

Militants buried in tense Kashmir

Hundreds of locals attended the funerals of the slain LeT militants as they were buried in their respective hometowns in Pampore, Shopian and Kulgam. Local media report...

Jun 19 2017

Senate overwhelmingly approves new Russia, Iran sanctions

The Senate maintains that the Iran sanctions that target its ballistic missile programme, destabilizing activities in the region and support for terrorist groups do not...

Jun 19 2017

Forest fires kill dozens in Portugal

Lightning from dry thunderstorms, in which rain evaporates before reaching the ground, is a common cause of wildfires and can also cause strong surface winds that fan fla...

Jun 19 2017

Mexico Snatches Late 2-2 Draw against Portugal in FIFA Confederations Cup

Portugal did eventually take the lead on 34 minutes though, when Ronaldo broke through into the Mexico box and played a lovely pass to Ricardo Quaresma , who was comp...

Jun 19 2017

North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK

North Korea accused the United States on Sunday of "mugging" its delegation carrying a diplomatic package in NY, as tensions between the two countries soar. Warmbier, a...

Jun 19 2017

Environment Canada issues extreme weather alerts across Ontario

The expected motion is eastnortheastwards at 50 km/h. This is a unsafe and potentially life-threatening situation, the agency said. Take cover immediately, if threate...

Jun 19 2017

Two Britons treated for burns after Portuguese forest fires

About 700 firefighters were still working on Sunday to contain the blaze, which erupted Saturday and spread amid temperatures that approached 40 degrees Celsius (104 degr...

Jun 19 2017

Keshia Knight Pulliam still milking Cosby trial for publicity

The married actor is fighting three felony charges of aggravated indecent assault, amid allegations he drugged and attacked Andrea Constand , a former employee at his al...

Jun 19 2017

My family respects law, unlike military rulers who usurped

Sources close to the chief minister disclosed that the Shehebaz Sharif would appear before the JIT as a witness. Sharif, accompanied by daughter Maryam Nawaz, one of his ...

Jun 19 2017

Will not let Taliban bring down the govt: Afghan president

Even as Mr. Ghani began to speak at the Kabul Process meeting, attended by 24 countries, including India, militants launched a rocket that landed inside the compound of...

Jun 19 2017

Afghan soldier wounds 7 US soldiers in insider attack

U.S. Officials say most of these attacks stem from cultural misunderstandings or grudges between Afghan and foreign troops, not necessarily a Taliban or terrorist plot. T...

Jun 19 2017

US President Donald Trump publicly acknowledges Russian Federation probe includes him

Deputy Attorney-General Rod J. Rosenstein also generated a lot of buzz but little clarity with a statement urging Americans to "exercise caution" when evaluating stories ...