Stories about World Media

May 22 2017

Last batch of rebels leaving central Homs in Syria

Government forces backed by the Russian military have already moved into many areas of al-Waer, state media said. The evacuation came following a deal struck with the g...

May 22 2017

Fresh representation made to Prez: Justice Karnan's lawyer

The lawyers yesterday said a memorandum/representation under Article 72 of the Constitution was sent through e-mail on behalf of Justice Karnan seeking "suspension/stay...

May 22 2017

Leicester end their campaign with 1-1 draw against Bournemouth

Shakespeare signed a deal until the end of the season when he took over from Ranieri in February. Under Shakespeare, Leicester won seven of their 12 league games, while...

May 22 2017

Everest Safety Questions Raised After American Climber's Death

The current female record, certified by Guinness World Records, is held by Nepali climber Chhurim Sherpa, who in 2012 become the first woman to scale the peak twice in a ...

May 22 2017

Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee in open hearing

President Trump fired Comey last week, setting off a political firestorm that included allegations that he is trying to influence the federal investigation into alleged c...

May 22 2017

Trump Speech to Muslims: 'We Are Not Here to Lecture'

Trump's address on Sunday was "a much more nuanced speech than he has ever given relating to Muslims or Islam", Ibrahim Hooper, communications director for Council on ...

May 22 2017

Firing 'nut job' James Comey took off pressure, says Donald Trump

An Obama administration official told CNN "This was a five-alarm fire from early on, the way the Russians were talking about him". "Another former administration offici...

May 22 2017

Controversy Trailing, Trump Heads For Israeli-Palestinian Talks

Is not going to move the embassy. The White House did not immediately release a text of the agreement. Al-Quds also reported on the protests and the prisoners' stri...

May 22 2017

Corbyn: PM's manifesto pledges are 'triple whammy of misery' for pensioners

More people in the key battleground of the West Midlands are planning to vote Labour on June 8 than in the 2015 general election , an exclusive survey has found. A draft...

May 22 2017

Iran celebrates Rouhani win, as USA fires warning shot

Relations between Gulf Arab states (GCC), including the UAE, have been strained over fears that Tehran was interfering in their affairs, including in Syria and Yemen, fom...

May 22 2017

North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test

The missile resembled North Korea's Pukguksong-2 type, an upgraded, extended-range version of its submarine-launched ballistic missile, the official said by telephone. ...

May 22 2017

Israeli Spies Upset By Trump Intel-Sharing With Russia

Nixon also held a very jaundiced view of the intelligence community, as well as the State Department and much of the government bureaucracy. ‌• Some national security p...

May 22 2017

Nicola Sturgeon: Conservatives 'cannot be trusted to care for our older people'

Every vote for me and my team will strengthen my hand in the negotiations to come. Launching her Conservative party's Scottish manifesto, she also reiterated that "now ...

May 22 2017

Rubio praises Trump for new Venezuela sanctions

Opposition activists holding candles protest against the deaths of 43 people in clashes with the police during weeks of demonstrations against the government of Venezuela...

May 22 2017

Immediately suspend Jadhav's death sentence: India at ICJ

India and Pakistan on Monday presented their arguments at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Kulbushan Jadhav's case with New Delhi invoking the court's juri...

May 22 2017

Former FBI Director Comey Will Testify Publicly Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

On Thursday, during a press conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, Trump reiterated that there was no collusion between his campaign and the Russians . ...

May 22 2017

Kushner Family Sell US Visas in China for $500000

While Kushner Meyer didn't mention President Trump by name - although CNN Money noted that his picture appeared on a presentation slide listing "key decision makers" on...

May 22 2017

Indonesian soldiers killed in South China Sea exercise

In the recent months, tension over the SCS abated after new Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte scaled down Manila's emphasis on its SCS claims even after it won an g...

May 22 2017

Erdogan to return to Turkey's ruling party as chairman

With 565 coaches from the 81 provinces of Turkey, more than 60,000 members of the ruling party arrived in Ankara to attend an extraordinary conference that began at 10 am...

May 21 2017

Second case of Ebola virus confirmed by WHO

Of the three fatal cases only one was confirmed through tests conducted at the national laboratory in Kinshasa as being due to infection with the Ebola virus , accordin...