Stories about World Media

Dec 06 2017

More MPs Face Dual Citizenship Questions

The release of the paperwork puts Senator Gallagher at risk of becoming the first Labor MP to be referred to the High Court over citizenship doubts. A further eight MPs...

Dec 06 2017

By-sector Brexit impact forecasts do not exist, says David Davis

Many have been left somewhere between outraged and dumbfounded on Wednesday morning after Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis revealed that ther...

Dec 06 2017

Unusual Encounter Between Two PA Lawmakers During Committee Causes Stir

As Bradford and others were laughing, Metcalfe was not amused. If you want to touch someone, you have people on your side of the aisle who might like it. Metcalfe, 55, ha...

Dec 06 2017

Sunni Waqf Board disassociates itself from Kapil Sibal

Though Kapil Sibal is our lawyer, I personally don't agree with him that the hearing be deferred beyond 2019". "Is such thinking proper", the Prime Minister asked while a...

Dec 06 2017

Zinke seeks to keep intact Maine's Katahdin Woods & Waters

In it he recommended adding a few monuments while scaling back others. The protest came in light of the National Monument Report, which President Donald Trump asked Zin...

Dec 06 2017

Father kidnapped his 4 children, joined polygamous doomsday cult, police say

Del Schlosser said. Deputies found the grandparents about a mile west of Lund, Utah, at their "makeshift residence" constructed out of shipping containers. She said the...

Dec 06 2017

Dead baby found alive: Delhi govt probe panel faults Max Hospital

On Sunday, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said there should be a legal framework to check "open loot" and "criminal negligence" by private hospitals, in the wake ...

Dec 06 2017

New poll finds Congress, BJP neck and neck in Gujarat

The Congress is also hoping to bridge a gap of nearly 9 per cent vote share, the difference that led the BJP to victory in 2012. The gap, however, came down to 6 percenta...

Dec 06 2017

GDP: Australia's economic growth improves but disappoints the optimists

Household consumption expenditure increased only 0.1 per cent in the September quarter, making it the lowest quarterly rate of growth since the 2008. Non-dwelling const...

Dec 06 2017

German trains collide in Meerbusch, several injured

At least three of the passengers were "badly hurt" while the vast majority suffered light injuries, the Meerbusch fire department said on Twitter, giving the overall to...

Dec 06 2017

Austria makes same-sex marriage legal

Same-sex couples in Austria have been allowed to enter legal partnerships since 2010, but until now it had not been legal to marriage. It said however that the curr...

Dec 06 2017

Officer Shot In Arnold, MO In Stable Condition

The officer has been identified as 44-year-old Ryan O'Conner, he's been with the Arnold Police Department for at least two years, and has been an officer for 20 years. ...

Dec 06 2017

Foreign Trade Policy Review Offers Incentives to Boost Sagging Exports

Procedural simplification to replace IEC by PAN; increase in the validity of the scrips from 18 months to 24 months; reintroduction of ARO facility for supply against Adv...

Dec 06 2017

Akash Dadlani tries to patch up Shilpa Shinde and Arshi but fails

Vikas tells Arshi that people will not be happy if he says she will be captain. Bigg Boss then calls it a day for the task. This is the first time that on got to see th...

Dec 06 2017

What is the Invisible Box Challenge... and how to do it?

This weekend, video of a Manvel, Texas high school varsity cheer leader went viral, earning over 94,000 retweets all thanks to her "Invisible Box". "The video was my ...

Dec 06 2017

Nikki Haley's statement a 'bloodthirsty' stance on North Korea: Russian FM

Earlier this year, reports had emerged stating that Russian Federation was mobilising troops and equipment along its border with North Korea in anticipation of a U.S. Ear...

Dec 06 2017

United States decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital alarming, Kalın says

Trump will formally make the announcements Wednesday, according to senior administration officials. "That would be actually the kiss of death to the two-state solutio...

Dec 06 2017

11000-acre Creek fire prompts mandatory evacuations from La Crescenta to Sylmar

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles County Tuesday evening as a result of the Creek and Rye fires. No injuries have been reported. Mandator...

Dec 06 2017

Trump meeting with Schumer, Pelosi back on after Twitter row

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said during a weekly briefing with reporters that Republicans expect to vote this week on a measure to extend the CR from ...

Dec 06 2017

Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen As New Homeland Security Secretary

Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.), who voted against confirming Nielsen. Part of her responsibilities will include hiring 15,000 new agents for Immigration and Customs Enforcement...