Stories about World Media

May 17 2017

Pletcher preparing to adjust Preakness prep strategy

The trip in the Preakness should be easier to negotiate than the Kentucky Derby in at least one respect: Instead of 20 horses battling for position, the Preakness could g...

May 17 2017

SC to continue hearing Triple Talaq case today

As the case regarding 'Triple Talaq , ' a process of giving divorce in Islam , is picking up speed in the Supreme Court, deep divisions on the defence of the practice w...

May 17 2017

Nicola Sturgeon urges voters to give her sway in Brexit negotiations

Independence is a major plank of Ms Sturgeon's Scottish National Party (SNP) campaign for the June 8 election, and anything that reinforces Scottish resentment over perce...

May 17 2017

Launched missile could carry large nuclear warhead: North Korea

Last month, Russian Federation and China backed a United Nations Security Council resolution condemning a previous missile launch, demanding that it "immediately" cease f...

May 17 2017

White House turns focus to 'dangerous' leaks after Russian Federation meeting controversy

On Tuesday, McMaster, in a White House briefing, cast some of Trump's revelations as information that was available from publicly available "open-source reporting" and ad...

May 17 2017

Global ransomware attack appears to slow in US

Antivirus companies and cybersecurity experts are hard at work looking for ways to decrypt files on infected computers, but no means of third-party decryption are availab...

May 17 2017

New South Korean president will visit US next month

According to the Yonhap News Agency, North Korea said it had launched the Hwasong-12 missile, which had reached an altitude of 2,111 kilometers (1,311 miles) and flown 78...

May 17 2017

White House: Trump staffer's Western Wall comment does not reflect administration policy

Both issues provoked criticism of Trump's White House in Israel as preparations intensified for his visit to the country and the Palestinian territories on May 22 and 2...

May 17 2017

South Korean media: New president will visit US next month

National Security Council, at the presidential office, said Moon's spokesman Yoon Young Chan. Researchers from the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC) said...

May 17 2017

Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

The Russia-Trump saga never ends, y'all. The White House defended Trump's disclosure of classified information to senior Russ. And I think - I'm a lapsed lawyer, I cann...

May 17 2017

Exit polls showed the success of her party in the elections

Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz (C) speaks after the publication of the preliminary results of the regional elections in the West German state of North...

May 17 2017

Socceroo Mitch Nichols 'caught with cocaine' in nightclub

Western Sydney announced last week that Nichols has left the club after two seasons with the Wanderers, with the attacking midfielder understood to be considering offers ...

May 17 2017

Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

White House officials denied that Trump shared sources and methods of intelligence gathering but did not address whether he talked about the IS plot itself. Different new...

May 17 2017

Corbyn's security stance a headache for Labour's defence team

He went on: "Labour is committed actively to pursue disarmament under the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and we are committed to no first use of nuclear weapons". Talki...

May 17 2017

Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical and responsible' election manifesto

For weeks all parties have been telling us we have to wait for manifesto day to see the maths behind their pledges and for Labour those questions will end at 11. The pr...

May 17 2017

White House insists Trump's disclosures 'wholly appropriate'

Former U.S. ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro warned ABC that the incident would "inevitably cause elements of Israel's intelligence service to demonstrate more caution" w...

May 17 2017

Top Dem on House Intel Committee Says 'Enough Is Enough'

Trump also claimed in his letter firing Comey that the FBI director had told him on three separate occasions that he was not under investigation. Alone in the Oval Offi...

May 17 2017

Pound (GBP) Investors Less Optimistic after Bank of England (BoE) 'Super Thursday'

The small downgrade comes after a first quarter in which slower consumption put a brake on growth, with a weak 0.3 per cent quarterly expansion that surprised many econom...

May 17 2017

Happy Mother's Day: 10 facts

Check out the latest collection of top quotes to celebrate mom day on this 14th May. $23.6 billion - That's how much USA consumers are expected to spend to celebrate Mot...

May 17 2017

30 leaders reaffirm their commitment to Belt and Road

China Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying said , "President Xi Jinping also said that we should build the Belt and Road into a road for peace". Over past four yea...