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Stories about World Media

Apr 04 2018

Lawyer linked to Trump campaign sentenced in Russian Federation meddling probe

Since his return in December, Schwartz said, van der Zwaan has been walled up in a residential hotel in Washington and unable to return to London, where his wife is u...

Apr 04 2018

Putin and Erdogan to launch Turkey's 1st nuclear reactor

Turkey and Russian Federation have put aside their traditional rivalries and differences on regional issues to forge strong economic ties. In July 2017, Turkey annou...

Apr 04 2018

Chemical weapons watchdog to meet on poisoned ex-spy case

He added that determining the nerve agent's origin required "other inputs", some intelligence-based, which the British government has access to. "It's a military grade...

Apr 04 2018

Trump congratulates Egypt's Sisi after dubious vote

Sissi had always been virtually guaranteed victory after all serious opposition pulled out of the contest earlier this year. The election featured only one other candi...

Apr 04 2018

French rail workers begin major strike action over Macron's reform efforts

French railway services were decimated on Tuesday, the first day of rolling strikes which are due to run for months in a serious test for President Emmanuel Macron's re...

Apr 04 2018

Israel's Government in Turmoil over Failure to Deport African Migrants

Dozens of migrants and their Israeli supporters protested the suspension outside Netanyahu's office in Jerusalem and government offices in Tel Aviv, as he met with the ...

Apr 03 2018

Zuckerberg plans 'Supreme Court' body to police Facebook

As the company reels from their latest user data scandal - which saw stock prices plummet - and a market value loss of approximately $100 billion , CEO Mark Zuckerb...

Apr 03 2018

K-pop doesn't mean Kim Jong-un pop, or does it?

But is an image makeover really the top priority for the North Korean leader? The Trump administration must ground its summit diplomacy and overall approach to North K...

Apr 03 2018

4 towns in Syria's Ghouta to be cleared of rebels

State media today said Jaish al-Islam fighters and their families had started leaving Douma, in preparation for them heading to a rebel-held town in northern Syria. Bac...

Apr 02 2018

Travellers, airlines face difficulties as Buhari visits Lagos

The Government of Lagos State had declared today, March 29, 2018 as a public holiday to enable Lagosians come out enmasse to welcome Mr President . He said the preside...

Apr 02 2018

'My dream has come true,' says Malala as she returns home

She wrote an anonymous blog for the BBC Urdu service as a schoolgirl during the Taliban rule and later became outspoken in advocating more educational opportunities for...

Apr 02 2018

Russian Federation test-launches new 'Satan 2' ballistic missile

The ICMB was sacked for the second time since tests began last December, say Moscow officials. "The new heavy intercontinental ballistic missile underwent an ejecti...

Apr 01 2018

Over 25 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member states to expel Russian diplomats

Britain has said the Skripals were poisoned with the Soviet-developed nerve agent "Novichok", though Russian Federation has denied involvement. North Atlantic Treaty Or...

Apr 01 2018

Kentucky officer killed; suspected shooter killed in Tennessee

He was shot and died from his injuries early Friday morning. He said then a Special Response Team has been appointed and Tennessee Highway Patrol along with several oth...

Apr 01 2018

Mega Millions Ticket With All Six Numbers Sold in New Jersey

The jackpot was the fourth-largest jackpot in the history of the game. There hasn't been a jackpot victor since January . The person who purchased the ticket has not b...

Apr 01 2018

Sex tourism in Southeast Asia fueling rise of 'super gonorrhea'

This sexually transmitted disease, which is caused by a bacteria, was contracted in South-East Asia by a Briton whose age and identity was not revealed, could not be cure...

Mar 30 2018

Korean leaders to meet in historic summit

China confirmed on Wednesday that Kim had made a secretive four-day "unofficial visit" to Beijing, during which he told President Xi Jinping that North Korea was " co...

Mar 30 2018

Easter egg hunts in Greater Victoria this weekend

Ticket times are for 1 hour only. Children up through sixth grade are invited to search the area for about 2,000 Easter eggs. We are very excited to partner with Nationa...

Mar 30 2018

John Paul Stevens: Repeal the Second Amendment

Retired Justice John Paul Stevens , a Republican judge who left the bench in 2010, wrote in his op-ed that the Second Amendment was not written in a 21st-century min...

Mar 30 2018

Snow to fall on Scotland from tonight amid Easter traffic chaos

Much of the areas have a chance of a rain/snow mix, with about 1 to 3 inches of snow by early Saturday in much of the area. Across the weekened, temperatures in parts of ...