Stories about World Media

May 22 2017

US sanctions 8 Venezuelan Supreme Court judges

A ruling by the court in late March stripping the opposition-controlled assembly of its remaining powers ignited a deadly wave of unrest. The de facto annulment of the ...

May 22 2017

Democratic candidate for Mass. governor urges impeachment of Trump

Gen. Flynn," Chaffetz wrote to acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe". Senator Richard Blumenthal of CT, a member of the Judiciary Committee, called the memo as reported "...

May 22 2017

Is Jared Kushner a person of interest in the Trump-Russia investigation?

The White House has been thrown into turmoil by a string of allegations against Mr Trump this week, including that he may have obstructed justice by asking Mr Comey to dr...

May 22 2017

Jason Chaffetz Leaving Congress June 30th

Chaffetz, however, said that he was more interested in the person who leaked the news. Chaffetz later said that the negative reception was the result of "paid protesters"...

May 22 2017

US Rules Out Netanyahu Accompanying Trump to Western Wall

Israel also has expressed concern about the $110 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia that Trump announced Saturday in Riyadh. Israel's right-wing government views Trump as ...

May 22 2017

I am not corrupt, will remain in politics, Trinamool: Bandopadhyay

Banerjee, who had tried to rope in her Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal in the Opposition camp, indicated she is in touch with her Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik, Shi...

May 22 2017

Congressional panels pledge thorough probe into Comey firing

After explaining to Mr. Trump how communications with the Federal Bureau of Investigation should work, Mr. Comey believed he had effectively drawn the line after a series...

May 22 2017

Trump lashes out at critics, 'naysayers,' unfair treatment

Things will end up just fine. Mr Trump poses for a photo with graduate Ryan Carpenter, left, and his brothers. "We are the only country - you are the only people ...

May 22 2017

Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey

President Donald Trump told Russian diplomats last week his firing of "nut job" James Comey had eased the pressure on him, even as the FBI's Trump-Russia investigation ha...

May 22 2017

Dozens of Palestinians injured in W. Bank, Gaza clashes

As US President Donald Trump arrives in Israel on Monday, some 200 Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails plan to join an ongoing mass hunger strike that has seen hu...

May 22 2017

Chit fund case: TMC MP gets bail

Orissa High Court here on Friday had granted bail to Bandyopadhyay, who had spent four and half months in custody. Mr. Bandyopadhyay wife and TMC MLA Nayana Bandyopadhy...

May 22 2017

Trump will not announce Israel embassy move on trip

As early as a March 2016 speech to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Trump vowed, "We will move the American embassy to the eternal capital of the Jewish peop...

May 22 2017

Calls for Brazil's president to resign or be impeached grow

The probe has upended Brazil, indicting scores of politicians or subjecting them to probes into alleged bribe-taking and embezzlement. In Rio de Janeiro, 150 people wav...

May 22 2017

Trump Seemingly Applies Carrot and Stick over Sanctions for Iran

As contentious as the 2015 Iran nuclear deal is in the USA, it has been even more divisive in Iran. North Korea possesses nuclear weapons, and many western countries as...

May 22 2017

Tories cannot block another independence referendum, says Robertson

Mrs May was speaking at the launch of the Scottish Conservatives' manifesto, which came a day after she unveiled the party's General Election blueprint for the United Kin...

May 22 2017

Merkel wants to rekindle EU spark in first date with Macron

Some of the reforms Macron has floated include the creation of a finance minister for the eurozone , a shared budget and EU-wide social insurance. "Many countries incl...

May 22 2017

Macron urges regional countries to make joint efforts to eliminate terrorism

The trip to Gao, where some 1,600 troops are based and where he will also hold talks with Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, will reaffirm Paris' engagement, in s...

May 22 2017

FM: US understands Turkey's position against Syrian Kurds

President Donald Trump, in hosting Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House Tuesday, May 16, 2017, extended his latest warm welcome to an authoritarian-...

May 22 2017

With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

Cloud Computing pulled a surprise win in the final strides of the 142nd run of the Preakness Stakes, shutting out any chances for a Triple Crown victor this year. Th...

May 22 2017

Kashmir cop who fled with rifles has joined Hizbul Mujahideen

Identified as constable Syed Naved, a resident of Shopian district's Nazninpora, the policeman was deployed at the Food Corporation of India's guard room in Nasrullahpora...