Stories about World Media

May 18 2017

Zinedine Zidane: Cristiano Ronaldo "always there in the decisive moments"

The Portugal captain netted twice in Real's 4-1 victory over Sevilla on Sunday to take his tally to 401 goals with the Spanish giants. However, he really caught the eye ...

May 18 2017

Israel to maintain strong military ties with US

U.S. media reports allege Trump passed ultra-sensitive classified information about the Islamic State group - gleaned by a foreign intelligence partner - to Russian diplo...

May 18 2017

Controversial cleric sacked as head of Kolkata mosque

He is our employee, and we sent two notices to him in February, asking him to explain his actions and statements. "What he is doing is not conducive to the post of Imam...

May 18 2017

Trump to visit Jewish, Christian holy sites in Jerusalem

President Donald Trump will not relocate the US embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel, to Jerusalem , according to multiple reports Wednesday. On Monday, Fox News correspondent ...

May 18 2017

Dutch king was anonymous KLM guest pilot for 21 years

Now the king is retraining to fly Boeing 737s so he can continue to fly for KLM because Fokkers are being phased out. You can completely disengage and concentrate on some...

May 18 2017

Chelsea Manning to participate in documentary about her

The US Army is confirming that Chelsea Manning has been released from detention at Fort Leavenworth, in accordance with the commutation of her sentence. military cour...

May 17 2017

Kurdish-led forces advance on ISIS-held Raqqa, say activists

Erdogan will be looking for Trump to reverse that. In Turkey, opposition politicians and some media called on Erdogan to cancel his visit to the United States, increasi...

May 17 2017

N.Korea says missile test part of defense effort

North Korea says the medium long-range strategic missile it tested over the weekend can carry a nuclear warhead. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is condemning t...

May 17 2017

Trump's Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on intelligence uproar: 'I'm not worried'

Trump last week shared highly classified information with senior Russian officials during an Oval Office meeting, putting at risk a source of intelligence on the Islamic ...

May 17 2017

Trump may pick new Federal Bureau of Investigation director by next week

Mr Comey's dismissal has caused an outcry in Washington, with some accusing the president of trying to stifle a probe into alleged Russian links to his election campaign....

May 17 2017

White House explains delay in firing Flynn

The White House is trying to spin their not firing National Security Adviser Michael Flynn after acting Attorney General Sally Yates reported to them that Flynn was...

May 17 2017

Netanyahu: Moving US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Will 'Advance' Peace

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas began a three-day visit to India on Monday with a tour of an IT facility that is helping Ramallah build a high-end tech hub. Tillerson...

May 17 2017

S. Korea, US to hold Washington summit in June: Seoul

South Korean Unification Ministry spokesman Lee Duk-haeng told reporters the government's most basic stance is that communication lines between South and North Korea shou...

May 17 2017

Jason Chaffetz seeking Comey memos

While the White House initially cited a Justice Department recommendation and Mr. Comey's very public handling of the Clinton email investigation as reasons, those explan...

May 17 2017

White House disputes report Trump asked Comey to stop Flynn investigation

The Russian intelligence scandal also threatens to corrode trust among allies who had been willing to share classified information with the United States on the understan...

May 17 2017

Investor Watch: Is Wheeler Real Estate (WHLR) Moving in the Right Direction?

The stock of RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (TSE:REI.UN) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, February 17 by TD Securities. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is down ...

May 17 2017

France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

Merkel will "meet him with great openness", he said. By appointing him, Mr Macron has passed over some loyal followers including Richard Ferrand, a former Socialist w...

May 17 2017

China pressures South Korea on missile system

Moon has said he would "go to Pyongyang if conditions are met" during his inaugural address, and had proposed the reopening of a jointly operated factory park in the righ...

May 17 2017

North Korea accuses U.S., South Korea of plotting to kill leader

When 13 North Korea restaurant workers in China defected to the South a year ago, Pyongyang claimed that South Korean spies kidnapped the workers. In a statement carr...

May 17 2017

New South Korean president in calls with China, Japan leaders

He told Xi the ultimate goal of sanctions was to persuade North Korea to engage in dialogue about abolishing its nuclear program. "The resolution of the North Korean nu...