Stories about World Media

May 21 2017

New French government unveiled, Le Drian foreign minister

Rightwinger Bruno Le Maire was named economy minister and is one of three members of the conservative Republicans party in the government along with Prime Minister Edouar...

May 21 2017

White House may be looking to undermine special counsel's investigation

Late Friday, the Senate intelligence committee announced that Comey had agreed to testify at an open hearing at an undetermined date after Memorial Day. The public will s...

May 21 2017

Senior White House Aide 'Person of Interest' in Russia Probe

The newspaper cited unnamed sources familiar with the probe as saying a current top White House official has been identified as a "significant person of interest", withou...

May 21 2017

US first lady ignores Trump criticism and shuns headscarf

Obama's decision, the people of Saudi Arabia "were insulted". The visit to Israel will follow the two-day visit to Saudi Arabia. Over the course of the last week, the ...

May 21 2017

North Korea denies responsibility over WannaCry ransomware attack

According to NBC, the officials characterized the launch as an advance in the North's missile program. North Korea on Friday blasted allegations suggesting it waged a w...

May 21 2017

United Nations welcomes Chibok girls' release, urges all be freed

The girls include the 82 released on Saturday, Ms Alhassan said. ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigerian newspapers published the names Monday of 82 Chibok schoolgirls set free ...

May 21 2017

Chibok girl 'refused to be released'

The Federal Government has described as indecent, inhuman and ill-timed the statement credited to a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party criticising the process that l...

May 21 2017

Erdogan Supporters in Violent Clash with Protesters in Washington

A video which surfaced on Thursday shows Turkey president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan , looking on as his security team clashed with protesters in Washington DC. The inciden...

May 21 2017

Conservative Outlets Don't Seem Bothered by Trump "Bowing" to Saudi King

Speaking on the possibility of a meeting between Hasina and Trump in Riyadh , Foreign Minister AH Mahmood said, "Let's see". "That was a tremendous day, tremendous inv...

May 21 2017

Explain Pak lawyer in Enron case: BJP to Cong

The previous UPA government had hired the Pakistani-origin senior lawyer based in London. It is true that the ICJ has given only an interim stay of Jadhav's execution a...

May 21 2017

Critical Turkish newspaper publishes blank issue in protest

Deutsche Welle lists the other two employees for which the police have drafted warrants as reporter Gokmen Ulu and financial executive Yonca Kaleli, citing CNN Türk. T...

May 21 2017

Trump's ex-adviser Flynn will not honor Senate subpoena

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr said Thursday that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's lawyers haven't indicated how they will respond ...

May 21 2017

Former FBI chief James Comey to testify in Russian probe

In a separate news report on Friday, the Washington Post claimed that a senior White House adviser was a person of significant interest in the investigation into possib...

May 21 2017

Anthony Weiner's wife Huma Abedin finally files for divorce

The girl, who has not been identified, told the Daily Mail last September that Weiner knew she was underage while they communicated. Weiner , once a rising talent ...

May 21 2017

Political parties welcome ICJ's order on Jadhav

The ICJ also directed that consular should be given access to Kulbhushan Jadhav under Vienna Convention. The order comes ten days after India approached the UN's to...

May 21 2017

French energy minister must stick to Macron's programme on nuclear energy

Macron also struck some protectionist notes and said the bloc can't be naïve about others dumping on its economy and that workers in the European Union need to be bette...

May 21 2017

What's next for Iran after President Hassan Rouhani's win?

Iranian news media reported that 75% of eligible voters cast ballots on Friday, in line with Iran's typically robust voter turnout, which has not dipped below 60% for a p...

May 21 2017

House oversight panel calls for May 24 hearing with Comey

Chaffetz made no official plans for his future, but he has not ruled out running for governor of Utah in 2020. House Oversight chairman Jason Chaffetz sure knows how ...

May 21 2017

Bangladesh PM Hasina likely to meet Trump in Riyadh

President Trump greets King Salman after arriving in Saudi Arabia on May 20, 2017 . He added that the agreements signed Saturday would generate "hundreds of billions o...

May 21 2017

Senate moderates hold bipartisan health care talks

A recent Quinnipiac poll showed that only 17 percent of surveyed Americans were in favor of the bill with 56 percent disapproving of it. With the growing public awarene...