Stories about World Media

Aug 17 2017

Trump's Business Advisory Councils Disbanded In Wake Of Charlottesville Comments

Two candidates who want to win the 2018 Republican Senate primary in Arizona have responded very differently to President Donald Trump's comments following violence t...

Aug 17 2017

Omar snubs PM's "Kashmir remark" Independence Day Speech

CPI national secretary D Raja said there was "nothing spectacular" in Modis speech and alleged he lacked conviction when he talked about embracing Kashmiris . On Jammu...

Aug 17 2017

Barnaby Joyce might be a Kiwi

Her Labor counterpart Tanya Plibersek hit back over that claim by questioning how Ms Bishop could deal with nations including Iran, Russia and the Philippines - "but mayb...

Aug 17 2017

Australian IS militants Khaled Sharrouf killed in Syria, report says

Sharrouf first became known in Australia in 2004 after he was charged over the Operation Pendennis terrorist conspiracy that involved attacking Sydney and Melbourne. Then...

Aug 17 2017

McAuliffe encourages removal, relocation of Confederate monuments

On Wednesday, Baltimore's mayor said that it was the "best interest of my city" to remove statues of dedicated Confederate heroes. The demonstrations, organized to ...

Aug 17 2017

Rahul Gandhi prefers 'Sach Bharat' to 'Swachh Bharat'!

He further said , "the Constitution says one man one vote but RSS wants to change the Constitution". The Congress leader made the remarks while speaking at Sharad...

Aug 17 2017

Guam, Japan prepare for possible North Korea missile launch

Each quickly would weigh in with their calculation of the specific threat the missile may pose. Calling it "the responsibility of all", Macron called on the global comm...

Aug 17 2017

China tells US, North Korea to 'hit breaks' on threats

The annual 10-day military drills antagonizes North Korea, as Pyongyang believes they are preparations for an invasion. "He emphasised that the US and China have th...

Aug 17 2017

A Member of Trump's Diversity Council Wants Steve Bannon Fired

Ted Cruz and Vermont socialist Senator Bernie Sanders. Scaramucci , nicknamed "The Mooch", said chief strategist Stephen Bannon isn't a white supremacist . Trump p...

Aug 17 2017

Citizens anxious, but Seoul mum on Trump's North Korea threat

Pacific territory of Guam. Previous presidents before Moon, who took office in May, have traditionally made North Korea the core of their speeches, mainly focusing on p...

Aug 17 2017

Twins downed by Indians, as Salazar strikes out 10

The teams will play a split-doubleheader on Thursday with the originally scheduled game starting at 12:10 p.m. and then the makeup being played at 6:10 p.m. But you don't...

Aug 17 2017

Charlottesville: a CEO resigns as adviser to Trump

Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier cited the president's failure to explicitly rebuke the white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. The web...

Aug 17 2017

UK's May: no equivalence between fascists and those who oppose them

He added he thought there was "blame on both sides" for the violence. The President refused to single out white nationalists at a Charlottesville rally against the re...

Aug 17 2017

Malala secures place in University of Oxford

Fighting for womens' right to education, 15-year-old Malala was gunned down while on her way back home from school. Malala had received a conditional offer, but was tol...

Aug 17 2017

Three New Ancient Tombs Discovered in Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered in the southern part of the country three tombs, whose age is about two thousand years. "This was the first time to find a burial...

Aug 17 2017

China announces September 5 cutoff of North Korean imports

In spite of the recent United Nations sanctions, the Trump administration's overall weakness and perceived untrustworthiness make pressuring China all the more hard. Th...

Aug 17 2017

LeBron James Labels Donald Trump "So-Called President" In Comments On Charlottesville

President Trump's comments Tuesday on the events in Charlottesville, in which he returned to avoiding specific criticism of white nationalists while asserting that "there...

Aug 17 2017

Trump says both sides to blame for Charlottesville violence

Lee and George Washington-not to mention Napoleon and Shaka Zulu. "I wanted to make sure, unlike most politicians, that the statement I made was correct", Trump sa...

Aug 17 2017

Tom Cruise injury shuts down 'Mission: Impossible 6' filming for 8 weeks

The production for Tom Cruise's upcoming movie " Mission Impossible 6 " has been halted after breaking his ankle while attempting a stunt during the shoot. McQuarrie ...

Aug 17 2017

PH economy grows 6.5% in Q2

It brings first semester growth to 6.4 percent, lower than 7.0 percent in the same period a year ago. The briefing by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA)...