Stories about World Media

Jun 23 2017

Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

While any cross-aisle dealings appear unlikely, Trump's positions some of his key agenda items appear to be strengthened by victories in the Georgia and SC special elec...

Jun 23 2017

Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

Warmbier's family has not specified how he slipped from a comatose state to death , but said in a statement on Monday that the "awful torturous mistreatment" he end...

Jun 23 2017

Donald Trump's Lawyer: "Trump is Being Investigated But Also, He Isn't"

At the top is Robert Mueller , who spent 12 years as director of the FBI before retiring from the bureau in 2013. His actions are being scrutinised as part of a wide...

Jun 23 2017

Flint Stabbing Suspect Had Tried to Purchase a Gun, FBI Says

Elrick reports. The premier was speaking a day after a Montreal man from Tunisia was charged after someone shouted in Arabic before stabbing the officer in the neck. ...

Jun 23 2017

French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority

Members of the new National Assembly will be almost six years younger on average. Only 140 incumbents held onto their seats, and the new assembly will be characterised ...

Jun 23 2017

Israel starts work on new settlement amid U.S. peace push

During that period, however, the population of existing settlements and unauthorized so-called "wildcat outposts" has nearly trebled. Trump has asked Israel to show "rest...

Jun 23 2017

President polls: RJD to question JD (U) over extending support to Centre

According to a PTI report, BSP supremo Mayawati said, "The Opposition's nominee for President's post Meira Kumar is more capable and popular than the NDA candidate". ...

Jun 23 2017

Philippines Says Islamist Militants Free Hostages After Day-Long Drama

A military official said the attackers also seized five residents whom they used as human shields as they fled, Xinhua news agency reported. But Padilla said the incide...

Jun 23 2017

Eid al-fitr: 30m million Indonesians home bound

The Eid al-Fitr day is established on the lunar calendar of Muslims. The provincial government will observe holidays from June 24th (Saturday) and numerous government emp...

Jun 23 2017

'GST enforcement to be lenient initially for genuine mistakes'

Gearing up for the GST roll-out from from July 1, the Railways has appointed nodal officer in each state to ensure smooth transition into the new single tax regime. The...

Jun 23 2017

Chelsea to profit from any deal for Salah

But discussions continued between the clubs and they went on to reach an agreement in principle, with Liverpool set to pay a fee close to £35m for the Egypt global. L...

Jun 23 2017

Special Counsel Robert Mueller meets with House Russia investigators

Gorelick, and special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, who is investigating alleged ties between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. That led to mass confusion for inte...

Jun 23 2017

Thurston to undergo surgery, miss rest of 2017

A six-month recovery period will also dash Thurston's hopes of finishing his representative career in the end-of-season home World Cup. The QLD maestro spent a large ...

Jun 23 2017

8 killed, 10 wounded as military clears S. Philippine village of gunmen

The rebels were withdrawing to the marshland in Maguindanao when they chanced upon the civilians in Barangay Simsiman, he added. "But as they ( BIFF men) were escapi...

Jun 23 2017

Trump now target of collusion, obstruction of justice and money laundering probes

Mueller has hired 13 new lawyers to help him handle his investigation into whether Trump obstructed justice and if members of his presidential campaign colluded with...

Jun 23 2017

NDA Presidential candidate Kovind meets Vajpayee

The NSG protects high-profile politicians such as Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, senior BJP leader L K Advani, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Assam ...

Jun 23 2017

China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on N. Korea

He was sentenced two months later to 15 years of hard labor for trying to steal an item bearing a propaganda slogan from his hotel, North Korea state media said. Accordin...

Jun 23 2017

Brussels Central Station attack suspect identified

The suspect was not wearing a suicide belt, but was heard shouting " Allahu Akbar " ('God is great' in Arabic) before being shot dead by soldiers, the prosecutor said. ...

Jun 23 2017

North Korea tests rocket engine

The South's military would not confirm the report of the secretive neighbor's move. North Korea is attempting to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable...

Jun 23 2017

Situation on Global Stage is 'Far From What Helmut Kohl Was Expecting'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gave a moving tribute to her mentor, declaring that "Kohl changed my life decisively". But shortly after leaving office, Kohl's reput...