Stories about World Media

May 24 2017

Absentee ballot, recount results trickle in across BC following tight election

At one point, Benninger jumped ahead of Leonard with a three-vote lead when Elections BC updated its count around noon. The Liberals have taken a three-vote lead in C...

May 24 2017

Korean officials seek to mend rift with meetings

Lotte , the South's fifth largest conglomerate, has had to shut down dozens of its stores in China due to boycott calls after the group agreed to provide a golf course in...

May 24 2017

Trump budget wishlist dead on arrival?

But it is likely to face blowback on Capitol Hill, even among some Republicans, who have balked at cuts to foreign aid, farm subsidies and health-care programs for low-...

May 24 2017

Trump tells Middle East to 'drive out' Islamist extremists

USA Today quoted a June 2016 Facebook posting in which Trump said , " Saudi Arabia and numerous countries that gave vast amounts of money to the Clinton Foundation wan...

May 24 2017

New outbreak of Ebola declared in Democratic Republic of Congo

According to reports , nine people in a very remote part of the country recently fell ill with a hemorrhagic fever. World Health Organization made the announcement on...

May 24 2017

Korea's new president to White House; N. Korea calls for 'new chapter'

Moon's attitude during the call appeared to significantly relieve senior bureaucrats in Japan who were concerned he would take a tougher stance and be reluctant to cooper...

May 24 2017

Home Secretary condemns 'barbaric' Manchester attack which targeted vulnerable

She announced that the army would be deployed on the streets to support armed police under a plan codenamed Operation Temperer, which was developed in the aftermath of th...

May 24 2017

Theresa May says only poll that counts is on June 8

But Labour and the Liberal Democrats continued to pile on the pressure over the Tory manifesto's centrepiece policies on social care and pensioners' benefits. Pressed...

May 24 2017

Trump to meet Palestinian leader Abbas in West Bank

Sen. Marco Rubio said Tuesday he's "not optimistic" over President Donald Trump's talk of a peace accord between Israel and the Palestinian Authority because what t...

May 24 2017

Some musicians cancel concerts after Manchester blast

Grande herself responded on the social media site in the hours after the attack - writing that she was "broken" and didn't "have words". However, he has not yet been form...

May 24 2017

Theresa May reverses social care reform plan after backlash

British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a much closer election after the lead held by her governing Conservative Party halved since she set out proposals to redu...

May 24 2017

Donald Trump heads to Israel in possible first arrival from Saudi Arabia

There was none of the anti-Islamic rhetoric that Mr Trump has readily espoused before last November's presidential election. The first lady, who sat courteously but sil...

May 24 2017

Trump Proposes Deep Cuts To Social Safety Net Programs

Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., says the budget cuts Social Security Disability Insurance and would trim the National Institutes of Health budget by almost 20 percen...

May 24 2017

Trump asked DNI, NSA to deny evidence of Russia collusion, per reports

According to the Post's sources, both Coats and Rogers felt Trump's request was "inappropriate" and refused to comply. Officials loyal to Trump have also apparently j...

May 24 2017

Corruption trial of ousted SKorean leader begins

The maximum sentence for corruption in South Korea is life. On her chest, worn like a broach: a badge with the number 503 - her prison number. Choi, the daughter of a s...

May 24 2017

Trump arrives for talks with Palestinian leader in Bethlehem

Yesterday, Trump held talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Tel Aviv . Trump's visit was ensnared in the history of Jerusalem and the unending di...

May 24 2017

Israel not mentioned in meeting with Russia

Trump didn't specifically say where the information came from within Syria, but it was obvious enough the Russians could figure out the source, The Post said . But in ...

May 24 2017

Bunge says not engaged in business discussions with Glencore

It was unclear where discussions between the companies stand and there may not be any deal. Bunge said on Tuesday it is not engaged in business combination discussion...

May 24 2017

Yet another Indian arrested in Pakistan; no papers, claim authorities

A military court awarded death sentence to Jadhav on 10 April on spying and terrorism charges. His colleague and Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan said the c...

May 24 2017

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Ariana Grande concert attack

Greater Manchester Police said the suspect is yet to be named by the coroner and therefore can not release any further details about him at this stage. We accept that thi...