Stories about World Media

May 25 2017

'He Is Something': Trump Visits Pope Francis At The Vatican

As the two parted ways, Trump told Francis , "Thank you, thank you". Trump retorted that it was "disgraceful" for the pope to doubt his faith. The pope , upon...

May 25 2017

Madras HC grants interim stay on publication of NEET result

In a major relief for lakhs of Tamil Nadu medial students, the Madras High Court's Madurai branch on Wednesday ordered an interim stay on the announcement of the Nati...

May 25 2017

Trump becomes first sitting US President to visit Western Wall

He said he reached "historic agreements in fight against terror with leaders of the Arab world". Based on Trump's chaotic, controversial week at home with the American ...

May 25 2017

South Korea's military fires warning shots at drone suspected from North Korea

It was the country's second test in a week - and military officials in South Korea say the missile appears to be an upgraded version. The Council warned that if Nort...

May 25 2017

Manchester bomber 'travelled to Syria and had IS links', French minister says

Police say the man behind the Manchester bombing was known to authorities. The traditional ceremony is a major tourist attraction in London . On Wednesday, armed polic...

May 25 2017

Theresa May condemns 'callous terrorist attack' that targeted 'youngest in our society'

British authorities have identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the suspected bomber in the attack at Manchester arena on Monday night. The brothers' father, Ramadan...

May 25 2017

Ivanka Trump receives $134m women's fund donation from Saudi Arabia and UAE

Trump, whose campaign was frequently punctuated by bouts of anti-Islamic rhetoric, is poised to soften some of his language about Islam. And he didn't emphasize the need ...

May 25 2017

President Trump meets Pope Francis

US Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster were among Trump's delegation to the Vatican. The meeting between the president and...

May 25 2017

Wal-Mart Tops 1Q Profit Forecasts

That's a contrast with many rivals that saw both those figures drop. Wal-Mart is honing its image at those locations and making customer service friendlier and faster. ...

May 25 2017

Led Coalition Strikes Pro-Syrian Government Forces

A Syrian military official confirmed that a U.S. air strike in the area of al-Tanf this week killed a number of people, according state-run news. At the time , the A...

May 25 2017

Soldiers deployed as threat level raised to critical

Asked about reports that Abedi had recently returned from Libya, Rudd said she believed that had now been confirmed. The first phase, those military officers will take o...

May 25 2017

President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetings

Nevertheless, Trump managed to do plenty of things during his visit. In that video, the couple strolls along as hundreds watch when the first lady, donning a crisp white ...

May 25 2017

Did Melania Dodge Trump's Hand Again?

For the second time in 24 hours, the first lady appears to brush off her husband's hand, effortlessly reaching to brush a stray hair from her eye as she starts to walk do...

May 25 2017

UN Security Council condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

Washington described it as a medium-range missile. The Pukguksong (Polaris)-2 is a land-based version of a submarine-launched missile. Amid the rising fears of World...

May 25 2017

Iran says USA weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

Meanwhile, Tillerson also said Monday that Trump's views on Islam "continue to evolve". Saudi Arabia was the first stop on Trump's overseas tour . The U.S. Preside...

May 25 2017

Miley Cyrus dedicates song to Ariana Grande

She then warmly said, "Our hearts are with you". This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Emotionally, she wrote: "Wishing I could give my friend @ arianagran...

May 25 2017

If it joins OBOR, India will have very small role to play

China has used the first global conference on its Belt and Road initiative to push key infrastructure projects forward, though private-sector support remains tepid. The B...

May 25 2017

Why Melania Trump Covers Her Head One Day But Not the Next

In standard practice, the pope gave rosaries to the president's visiting US delegation, including first lady Melania Trump and the president's son-in-law and daughter, ...

May 25 2017

3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd has already criticized USA authorities for releasing information about the attack to the media before United Kingdom police would have l...

May 25 2017

Philippines' Duterte may place entire country under martial law

Duterte said martial law in Mindanao , which would apply for 60 days initially, would be like that of the 1970s rule of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos , remembered by m...