Stories about World Media

May 16 2017

It is Time to End the Israeli Occupation, Says Palestinian President

Heading in to their meeting, Abbas, 82, planned to urge Trump to take a personal stake in brokering an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, according to his spokesman Nabil Ab...

May 16 2017

Red Sox Ban Fan Who Used Racial Slur At Game For Life

One night after Jones spoke out about being called the N-word by a fan in the Fenway stands, rekindling the debate about the city's mixed history of racial tolerance, the...

May 16 2017

Theresa May says not taking local election triumph for granted

While local issues are usually the main influence in such polls, May's decision last month to call an early general election ensured her own record and Brexit would be on...

May 16 2017

Dailies highlight rallies on 69th Nakba anniversary — Newspapers Review

Israel's colonisation of the West Bank and East Jerusalem continues. They suffer from a restriction on their freedom of movement and a policy of mass incarceration. ISRA...

May 16 2017

Trump doesn't think daily press briefings are necessary anymore

They didn't like him. He elaborated, "Number one, they're hypocrites, but it's beyond being a hypocrite". "You want to question the timing of when the president fires...

May 16 2017

New South Korean president talks to China, Japan leaders

Moon is a former chief-of-staff to the late President Roh Moo-hyun, who was a follower of his predecessor, Kim Dae-jung, the author of the so-called Sunshine Policy, one ...

May 16 2017

Why North Korea's latest missile test is a huge step forward

North Korea on Sunday launched what it said was a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. Significantly the test appear...

May 16 2017

Democrats Keep Pressure on Trump Over Comey Firing

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer is expected to return to the White House Friday afternoon, and will mark his first on-camera press briefing since President Donald...

May 16 2017

Running Windows? How to protect against the big ransomware attack

He warned governments against stockpiling such code and said instead they should vulnerabilities to manufacturers - not sell, store or exploit them, lest they fall into...

May 16 2017

Germany's Merkel Advocates German-French Cooperation in Meeting With Macron

Appearing at a handover ceremony with outgoing Socialist prime minister Bernard Cazeneuve, who is also from Normandy, Philippe joked that Normans were "aggressively moder...

May 16 2017

Trump Pledges To Move Quickly To Name New FBI Director

Graham, R-S.C., said on NBC 's "Meet the Press". President Donald Trump, who has reportedly been isolated and frustrated by the negative coverage engulfing his adminis...

May 16 2017

Trump reportedly reveals highly classified information during meeting with Russians

Embattled US President Donald Trump faced explosive allegations that he divulged top secret intelligence to Russian diplomats in the Oval Office, a charge the White House...

May 16 2017

China offers 100 billion yuan for new Silk Road initiative

China is India's largest trading partner, and some of the biggest Chinese firms including Alibaba, Xiaomi and Oppo have a huge presence in the country - either as investo...

May 16 2017

Trump say it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

After Trump tweeted in March that President Barack Obama had ordered a wiretap on his phones in Trump Tower, three ex-employees told The Associated Press that as a bu...

May 16 2017

North Korea celebrates longest-range ballistic missile test

World leaders are closely monitoring the situation as North Korea celebrates the launch of what appears to be their longest-range ballistic missile yet. The Russian Defen...

May 16 2017

Greek seamen and journalists go on strike

Without the new measures, Greece would face the prospect of not getting the rescue money it needs to avoid potential bankruptcy this summer when it faces a big debt-repay...

May 16 2017

ANEEJ lauds FG over release of 82 Chibok girls

The Islamist militants seized 276 girls in April 2014, triggering global condemnation and drawing attention to the bloody insurgency. Parts of that area are unsafe becaus...

May 16 2017

Tories claim they could win 15 seats in Scotland at general election

The Labour collapse is also expected to give COSLA the first non-Labour president in its 42-year history, though there too there are complications. "So when it comes to...

May 16 2017

Putin blames off-key piano for hesitant musical rendition

Putin was in Beijing to attend the "Belt and Road" economic forum. Kim Jong Un's father, Kim Jong Il, went to Moscow on a state visit during his rule in 2011, and Putin...

May 16 2017

Donald Trump refers to 'tapes' that may exist of James Comey conversations

Comey has not confirmed Trump's account, which concerns the FBI's probe of Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election and allegations of Trump campaign colla...