Stories about World Media

Jun 27 2017

Modi invites Ivanka Trump to lead US delegation in India

Indian officials, noting both men's tendency to speak their mind, were anxious to see how they got along. "Reflecting the partnership, the U.S. has offered for India's ...

Jun 27 2017

NI Power Sharing Talks To Continue

The Conservative/DUP deal is meant to serve three functions: to keep the Tories in power; to ensure that Brexit gets through Parliament; and to get the Northern Ireland...

Jun 27 2017

Feds probing finances in real estate deal involving wife of Bernie Sanders

He would not address reporters' questions about the topic Monday during a news conference on funding for health-care centers. "Well I'm glad that you're interested in t...

Jun 27 2017

Dollar weakens on Fed Reserve signals

Yellen is unlikely to reveal any more information on top of what was said at the FOMC's June policy meeting - which hinted at another rate hike before the end of the year...

Jun 27 2017

Burn victims overwhelm Pakistani hospitals after tanker fire kills 146

The toll in the oil tanker explosion in Pakistan's Punjab rose to 157 on Monday, with families rushing to hospitals to recover the charred bodies of their kin, PTI re...

Jun 27 2017

Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

Police said in a statement that the driver of a luxury auto was killed instantly as the vehicle blew up at a Kiev intersection Tuesday morning. At least one passer-by w...

Jun 27 2017

US Navy Fatalities in NYK Container Ship Collision Identified

Among the seven U.S. Navy sailors who died in the Saturday collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container ship off Japan were an Ohioan expecti...

Jun 27 2017

10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide

The Maoxian, or Mao county, government said earlier that six people died and 112 people were missing. Heavy rain triggered the landslide , authorities have said. At ...

Jun 27 2017

Bromance as Trump and Modi hail friendship at first talks

President Donald Trump is congratulating India's prime minister for leading his country toward economic prosperity. Mr. Trump and Mr. Modi pledged to work together to...

Jun 27 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves from White House

And, if India is ready to do business with USA - something which China, Japan, Saudi Arabia and Qatar, among others, have learnt to use to their advantage - then the Trum...

Jun 27 2017

Theresa May announces pact with Northern Ireland's conservative DUP

The windfall in exchange for the Northern Ireland party's support includes £1bn of new funding for infrastructure and health spending, along with enhanced flexibility on ...

Jun 27 2017

U.S. urges Qatar, neighbours to 'sit together' to ease tension

As a measure to lower the terrorist threat, Qatar is expected to stop naturalization of citizens from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrein and Egypt, as well as to give out all...

Jun 27 2017

Le Pen Elected to Parliament, Pres. Macron Wins Majority

A former environment minister from the moderate faction of the right-wing Republicans, 44-year-old Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet was beaten by a Macron-backed business consu...

Jun 27 2017

The truth about the Trump-Russia story CNN retracted

CNN is imposing strict new publishing restrictions for online articles involving Russian Federation after the network deleted a story and then issued a retraction late F...

Jun 27 2017

US President Donald Trump

Meanwhile, in a joint press briefing, Trump stressed on eliminating and destroying radical Islamic terrorism and emphasised on how both nations - the US and India - are d...

Jun 27 2017

"You have a friendly press", Trump to Modi

This statement is seen as Trump's endorsement of India's objection to the new Silk Road project as it passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. Mr Modi at the Rose Ga...

Jun 27 2017

Cuomo calls lawmakers back to Albany for NYC schools issue

The risky bill strips millions of New Yorkers of their health care in order to pay for tax cuts for the rich. He says the bill also would have a devastating effect on fun...

Jun 27 2017

CBO Score of Senate Health Care Bill: What Does It Mean?

A number of other GOP senators remain undecided. And Paul was especially blunt: "It's a awful bill". Already, Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada became the first moderate R...

Jun 27 2017

PM Narendra Modi invites Donald Trump, his family to India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on Tuesday pledged their commitment to the India-US strategic partnership with Trump underlining that India...

Jun 27 2017

Trump gives Pentagon authority to set Afghanistan troop levels

Meanwhile, Mattis said on Tuesday he would brief the committee on their new war strategy by mid-July. "They want to keep us from getting into the area", Dunford told...