Stories about World Media

Jan 25 2018

Eighty Days Left: Cape Town Grappling With Water Crisis

The minister stated the city needs urgent assistance to avert Day Zero and claimed it could be done through increased public awareness and enforcement of compliance wit...

Jan 25 2018

White House: Trump to host Macron at first state dinner

French President Emmanuel Macron gives a press conference in Dubai on November 9, 2017. The World Economic Forum is set to be held on January 23-26, and some 70 heads o...

Jan 25 2018

Serena Williams to return at Fed Cup in February

The USTA announced on Tuesday that Serena, as well as her sister Venus and fellow US tennis standout CoCo Vandeweghe, would be playing in the team's tie against the Net...

Jan 25 2018

Charlottesville Solar Company Prepares for Effects of New Tariff

Last November, the International Energy Agency (IEA), in its flagship publication, World Energy Outlook-2017 (WEO-2017), said fast-declining costs would turn solar po...

Jan 25 2018

Shiv Sena Blames BJP For Decision To Go Solo In 2019 Polls

This separation was widely expected as the relationship between the two parties went South rather precipitately after the 2015 General Election since when Prime Ministe...

Jan 25 2018

Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards May Step Down

The news site said that two of the company's board members have been told that Richards, 60, is leaving the reproductive rights organization that she has led since 2006...

Jan 25 2018

Haqqani commanders perish in USA drone strike

Over the past decade, almost all United States drone strikes in Pakistan have been conducted within FATA, but a number of Pakistani officials fear the U.S. The Foreign ...

Jan 25 2018

Trump, White House to unveil DACA, immigration plan, says 'Dreamers' shouldn't worry

He said he is confident that he can reach a deal on the issues and the immigrants known as "Dreamers" shouldn't be anxious. I truly appreciate President Trump making ...

Jan 25 2018

Pope Francis releases message on fake news

So, acknowledging the proliferation of "fake news", the Bishop of Rome observes the first "fake news" can be found in the Book of Genesis, with - wanna' guess? - the "c...

Jan 25 2018

Two Congress Dems Ask Twitter, Facebook to Censor Russian Bots

The memo referred to in the hashtag was written by Republican staffers and purportedly contains evidence showing that the Department of Justice and the FBI have conducted...

Jan 25 2018

Senate votes new US Health secretary

Alex Azar , an Indianapolis man who grew up in Salisbury, will succeed Tom Price, a former congressman from Georgia who resigned previous year following his use of priv...

Jan 25 2018

UK's Davis denies Brexit backtracking with transition period

The Brexit Secretary said it would be unwise for talks to drag on into the proposed transition period . "But we want to continue to have a good partnership with the Eu...

Jan 25 2018

Hawaii governor reveals surprising reason for delay in correcting false missile alert

It took officials at the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency even longer - 38 minutes - to send out the reassurance alert. Just two minutes later Gov. The alert from t...

Jan 25 2018

'The Death Of Stalin' Has Reportedly Been Banned In Russia

The ministry said it made a decision to pull the movie's license because it contained "information whose distribution is legally banned in Russian Federation", accordin...

Jan 25 2018

Lunar eclipse next week

No, the moon won't appear both red and blue. While it has no special astronomical significance, the view in the sky is striking as the usually whiteish moon becomes red o...

Jan 25 2018

Inflation expected to continue downward trend

Transport group prices - which includes airfares - increased 3.2 per cent in the quarter and 1.5 per cent for the year. "Headline inflation edged up to 3.5% y/y in Dece...

Jan 25 2018

School choice rally held as fate of bills remains unclear

People have to act if they want to choose a different school because there are only two times a year where you can enroll in schools of choice, Those times are the beginn...

Jan 25 2018

Leading member of German far-right party resigns after converting to Islam

The news seems particularly surreal given the fact that Wagner said in July a year ago - a month before the 2017 general election - that Chancellor Angela Merkel had ma...

Jan 25 2018

Pres. Trump Calls Turkey for Cooperation Amid Escalating Violence in Syria

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday urged his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan to limit his forces' assault against a Kurdish enclave in northern Syria, ...

Jan 25 2018

Netanyahu To Meet Trump, Other World Leaders In Davos

Both the United States and Israel are allied against Iran amid an air of distrust over Tehran's nuclear ambitions. "In all of his meetings, the President hopes to incre...