Stories about World Media

Jun 27 2017

US says it appears Syria planning another chemical weapons attack

The White House issued an ominous warning to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday night, pledging that his regime would pay a "heavy price" if it carried out anot...

Jun 27 2017

Kushner company received $285M loan from Deutsche Bank shortly before election

Kushner is reportedly under scrutiny for meetings with Russian officials. According to the Washington Post report on Sunday, Kushner was acting as both an adviser...

Jun 27 2017

Taliban leader says war ends only when NATO leaves

In a message in connection with Eidul Fitr, the Taliban leader said the movement condemned all types of differences and discrimination against the brotherly Afghan tr...

Jun 27 2017

Projectile from Gaza lands in southern Israel

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip launched a rocket that landed in southern Israel on Monday night, causing no injuries or damage, a military spokesman said in ...

Jun 27 2017

Supreme Court hands Donald Trump a victory of sorts — Travel ban

It was a legal win for the administration — to an extent. The LA Times argues that this restrictive/partial enactment of the ban shows that Supreme Court justices were ...

Jun 27 2017

Britain's prime minister wins Northern Ireland party's support for her government

Under the terms of the deal , Northern Ireland will receive an extra £1.0 billion (1. 1 billion euros, $1.3 billion) from the state over two years in exchange for DUP ...

Jun 27 2017

Travel ban/Equality deadline today in Supreme Court

You may remember that the original ban, in the form of an executive order, was put in place by the Trump administration just a week after Trump's inauguration and was...

Jun 27 2017

Congressional Budget Office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

The Senate proposal for a waiting period could also have problems. Under Obamacare , moreover, those subsidies are now meant to help people buy so-called silver plan...

Jun 27 2017

Pitch for stronger ties with Israel

Asserting that the fight against terrorism is the top priority for him and US President Donald Trump , Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that both the leaders discus...

Jun 27 2017

Trump Calls For Removal Of Barriers For US Exports To India

Modi, proving the social media accolade from Trump, tweeted later on Monday: "Interacted with top CEOs". The president said he had lived up to his campaign promise to giv...

Jun 27 2017

PM Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding USA trip

India is the fastest growing economy in the world Trump said and added, "We hope we will be catching up you very soon". But on Trump's favorite social-media platform, Twi...

Jun 27 2017

2 suspects from TN seen in Hudson Valley

Jarret Heitmann, 24, and Makayla Stillwell, 22, were allegedly involved in the Tennessee crimes, including attempted murder, last Tuesday. Authorities warned residents th...

Jun 27 2017

US Supreme Court Reinstates Trump Travel Ban, Will Hear Arguments In October

Justices Clarence Thomas , Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch said they would have let the entire ban take effect immediately. "The interest in preserving national s...

Jun 27 2017

Trump hosts 'true friend' Modi for first one-on-one

Speaking of the Prime Minister's desire of walking side by side with the United States, the spokesperson said that Modi discussed the counter-terrorism efforts in Afgh...

Jun 27 2017

Trump urges India's Modi do more in trade

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hosted Prime Minister Narendra Modi at White House on Monday. The two leaders met at the White House on Mon...

Jun 27 2017

Ed Sheeran Was Not Lip Syncing at Glastonbury, You Non-Musicians

Glastonbury Festival has been home to a population of 200,000 since Wednesday, with performances beginning in earnest on Friday. "You guys were awesome", he announced ...

Jun 27 2017

Nigeria's Buhari Sends First Message Since May 7, ThisDay Says

Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, had on Saturday in a statement issued a similar message. The party also urged N...

Jun 27 2017

Seattle police shoot dead pregnant black woman

What's more, half of people shot by police have a disability . (Genna Martin/seattlepi.com via AP). Apparently, authorities had previously encountered Lyles and fe...

Jun 27 2017

Four enigmatic requests from Bill Cosby's jury

As such, legal experts have said the trial fits the "he said-she said" arguments so common to sexual offense cases. The jury got the case Monday afternoon. Seven women ...

Jun 27 2017

British PM Theresa May strikes power deal with Northern Ireland's DUP

May and DUP leader Arlene Foster presided at the signing of a deal at Downing Street on Monday. Foster's party had demanded tangible benefits in terms of jobs and inves...