Stories about World Media

Jun 24 2017

SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said Friday that a North Korean soldier defected to a South Korean guard post (GP) along the central front at around 9:30 p.m. The ITF's per...

Jun 24 2017

White House Responds to Committee on 'Tapes' By Referring to Trump's Tweets

Trump wrote on Twitter on May 12. Lawmakers investigating allegations of Russian interference in the USA election had asked the White House for any such recordings. Re...

Jun 24 2017

Democrats Ask 'What's Next?' After Republican Congressional Victories

With 100% of the votes counted, Handel outnumbered Democratic presidential candidate Jon Ossof by five points in the most expensive electoral race in the history of t...

Jun 24 2017

Ed Gillespie wins GOP nomination, will face Northam

Gillespie is married now with three children and has worked as a lobbyist and political consultant. "Now we're talking about a $15 minimum wage, consumer debt, environmen...

Jun 24 2017

British PM offers support to evacuated residents

The move comes as residents of thousands of tower blocks around Britain expressed concern about safety after commonly used building materials were blamed for rapidly spre...

Jun 24 2017

Consent, discord and debut of France's 'new boy — European Union summit

She added that it's important to talk to European colleagues "if there are difficulties". "The last thing we need now is for hard-won progress to be rolled back by protec...

Jun 24 2017

Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

During a press briefing on Wednesday, the defense ministry said the drone shows evidence of improved North Korean technology, with many parts sourced from products made...

Jun 24 2017

Russian Federation destroys ISIS Command and Control centres in Syria

The Pentagon said that after Syrian jets had bombed US-backed forces fighting ISIS in Syria and ground forces headed their way with artillery and armored vehicle...

Jun 24 2017

Russian Federation launches submarine attack on IS base: Moscow

Navy fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane for the first time, prompting Russian Federation to issue a threat against American airborne assets over Syrian airspace. T...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea: 'We Are the Biggest Victim' in Otto Warmbier's Death

Some 2,500 family, friends and well-wishers gathered for the funeral of Otto Warmbier , the U.S. student who died after falling into a coma while in prison in North Kor...

Jun 24 2017

U.S. on track to supply India with 22 Guardian drones

Calling India a "critical partner" in maintaining stability and security in the Asia-Pacific region and globally, the official said Trump "very much" wants to build on ...

Jun 24 2017

US asks China to do more to rein in North Korea

Suspected North Korean drone surveillance is a "grave provocation" which violates the Korean War truce, Seoul said Wednesday, demanding a United Nations probe into a dr...

Jun 24 2017

Senate health care bill is unconsicionable

But he said "it's going to be very hard to get me to a "yes" on the bill. President Donald Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal for 2018 also includes $600 billion i...

Jun 24 2017

Protests as USA cop is acquitted of killing black motorist

They also highlighted seemingly contradictory statements Yanez made right after the shooting and to investigators later about whether he saw the gun. Philando Castile...

Jun 24 2017

President Trump Denies Recording Meetings with Comey

James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press! "I mean, you'll have to take a look at that". "There's been...

Jun 24 2017

Ex-Homeland Security Director Says Politics Prevented Disclosure of Russian Meddling

After saying Johnson had vindicated him, Trump aimed his tweetstorm at the Obama administration and Democrats . At a briefing on Tuesday White House press secretary ...

Jun 24 2017

Five Camden tower blocks to be evacuated over cladding fears

Speaking to the ABC earlier this week, residents of the Chalcots Estate said they were in fear of their safety since discovering some of their apartment blocks had the ...

Jun 24 2017

Russian Federation warships and sub fire cruise missiles at Syria

Russian Federation and Iran both support Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Syria's civil war. "The absence of a civilian-led USA strategy in Syria and the narrow US m...

Jun 24 2017

Will contest Prez poll based on ideology: Opposition

Opposition parties have fielded Meira Kumar , also a Dalit leader, against him. Gandhi has all along been the first choice of CPM as well as Trinamool Congress . He a...

Jun 24 2017

France on high alert as explosive packed auto rams police van

Scientific police officers investigate on the suspected vehicle, right, after a man rammed into a police convoy on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris , Monday, June 19...