Stories about World Media

Aug 06 2017

Rosenstein: We're After the Leakers, Not the Journalists

One of the top officials at the U.S. Justice Department said Sunday that the agency's heightened focus on policing leaks of classified information is not meant to put jou...

Aug 06 2017

WEATHER: Slight chance of showers Sunday, likely storms Monday

There is a 70 percent chance of rain Monday and 80 percent chance Tuesday . Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Powerful straight-line winds and gusts toppi...

Aug 06 2017

Reports of 2020 Challenge to Trump DC 'Parlor Game'

His political fundraising committee, Great America Committee, was created despite caution from some Republicans that the organization would create speculation about his p...

Aug 06 2017

Man brandishing knife arrested at Eiffel Tower

In custody, he said he wanted to commit "an attack against a soldier and had been in contact with a member of the jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant [ISI...

Aug 06 2017

About 2000 Daesh extremists remain in Syria's Raqqa - US envoy

US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have made "consistent gains" in the extremists' de facto capital and are on the verge of seizing full control of the southern nei...

Aug 06 2017

Ex-Nagaland CM Liezietsu wins Assembly bypoll

This will be Liezietsu's ninth entry into the state assembly, after winning from the same constituency in 1969, 1974, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1993, 2003 and 2008. On February 2...

Aug 06 2017

Dubai Marina high-rise tower catches fire just days after major blaze nearby

In January, Dubai announced tougher rules to minimise fire risks after a series of tower blazes in the emirate mostly due to flammable material used in cladding, a coveri...

Aug 06 2017

KCR to take up GST concerns for pet projects with PM

The Bhartiya Janta Party rejected Telangana Chief Minister, K Chandrasekhar Rao's claims on GST levies and its impact on the State government. In a sudden development...

Aug 06 2017

Israel moves to close Al Jazeera's offices over 'support for terrorism'

Kara announced his intentions to request that the Government Press Office revoke Al Jazeera reporters within Israel of their press passes and to contact the cable compa...

Aug 06 2017

Korea's FM makes debut on multilateral diplomatic stage at ASEAN meetings

According to Fox News , diplomatic sources said Sunday that Washington had hoped the region's countries, including members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ...

Aug 06 2017

China realises North Korea is becoming greater threat

Noting that sanctions were necessary but not the ultimate goal , the Minister said the measure aimed to bring parties concerned back to the negotiating table. Last month...

Aug 06 2017

ASEAN asks North Korea to exercise self-restraint, expresses concern over tension

So far, to try to achieve more cooperation with China, Trump has gone from trying to charm Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago to tweeting his disappointment - a...

Aug 06 2017

Korea, US hold bilateral meeting in Manila to discuss NK issue

Susan Thornton, the top US diplomat for Asia, also said it's important China is "continuing to implement fully the sanctions regime", according to the news service. " The...

Aug 06 2017

Syrian regime forces capture last Daesh bastion in Homs

The last stronghold of Islamic State in Syrian province of Homs was seized on Saturday by Syria's government forces, clearing the path for continued offensive against jih...

Aug 06 2017

Video Shows Shark Being Shot, Florida Wildlife Investigating

The video was posted on social media recently and widely shared. The video shows three men leaning over the side of a boat after hooking the hammerhead and one of them ...

Aug 06 2017

Civil Rights Groups to Sue if Trump's Trans Military Ban Becomes Policy

Sixty-eight percent of respondents said they thought transgender people should be allowed to serve in the armed forces. "There are 15,000 patriotic transgender Amer...

Aug 06 2017

Beijing set for easy ride from Asean on maritime dispute

Southeast Asian countries and China have agreed that the framework for the Code of Conduct (COC) of Parties in the South China Sea was "not an instrument to settle territ...

Aug 06 2017

Toyota discussing stronger alliance with Mazda

Its capacity will reach 300,000 vehicles per year, and the pipeline will start in 2021. The unit will employ almost 4,000 people and the production from the unit will be ...

Aug 06 2017

Man dies - and two still missing - after boat sinks in English Channel

Two coastguard search and rescue helicopters, from Lydd and Lee-on-Solent, have been called along with Coastguard Rescue Teams from Shoreham and Littlehampton and RNLI li...

Aug 06 2017

NDA candidate M Venkaiah Naidu elected India's 15th Vice-President

However, it was revealed that 14 Members of Parliament (MPs) were not present during the voting process.Voting for the Vice-Presidential Election ended with a total poll ...