Stories about Global Media

Aug 14 2018

Trump signs $716 bn defense policy bill with watered-down China measures

President Trump called the bill "the most significant investment" in the nation's military in modern history. After the bill-signing Trump made a reference to McCain...

Aug 14 2018

Vehicle crashes into barriers outside Houses of Parliament, driver arrested at scene

A Scotland Yard spokesman said: "At 7.37am today [August 14], a auto was in collision with barriers outside the Houses of Parliament". Video showed the driver being d...

Aug 14 2018

North and South Korean leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

The North has called for Seoul to fulfill its promise of declaring an end to the war as soon as possible, while the USA has said that the North should take meaningful d...

Aug 14 2018

White House paranoia deepens after Omarosa tapes

Manigault Newman has now written a book called " Unhinged " - to be released Tuesday - about her White House experiences. In an unusual admission, Trump acknowledged...

Aug 14 2018

Philip Wilson: Ex-archbishop in cover-up to be detained at home

Wilson, who was forced to resign as archbishop of Adelaide in July after becoming the most senior Catholic clergyman in the world to be convicted of concealing child sex...

Aug 13 2018

In book, Omarosa says Trump is a bigot, behaved ‘like a dog’

The White House responded by slamming the book and its author and chastising the press for writing about it. The Washington Post also reported Friday that another pas...

Aug 13 2018

Imran Khan to be sworn in as PM Aug 18

The PTI has invited Gavaskar, Sidhu, Dev and members of Pakistan's 1992 World Cup winning team to the oath-taking ceremony where Imran will be appointed the country's p...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe’s Chamisa Challenges Election Result, Inauguration Halted

Mnangagwa, who is seeking to reverse Zimbabwe's economic isolation and attract desperately-needed foreign investment, had vowed the elections would be fair and fair, and ...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe's opposition leader Chamisa challenges election result in court

The filing brings more uncertainty to a country that had hoped the peaceful vote would begin a new era but has been rocked since then by scenes of military in the streets...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe’s Nelson Chamisa challenges election result, inauguration halted

Lawyers for the Movement for Democratic Change party challenged results showing that President Emmerson Mnangagwa won 50.8 percent of the vote July 30 and Chamisa recei...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe election: Inauguration delayed after result challenged

Chamisa had dismissed the election results terming them as falsified and inflated to ensure Mnangagwa won. MDC president Nelson Chamisa said on Twitter shortly after ...

Aug 13 2018

Emmerson Mnangagwa inauguration deferred

There is palpable tension in the South African country of Zimbabwe as the inauguration of Emmerson Mnangagwa as president is being delayed as opposition contests the rece...

Aug 13 2018

Zimbabwe's opposition moves to court to challenge election results

The president said they urged backing for the candidates for the Zanu-PF parliament, which he won by winning 145 out of 210 seats, but recommended in the election of the ...

Aug 13 2018

Chamisa spoils Mnangagwa's inauguration, with legal challenge

The opposition also claims that according to its count Chamisa received over 600,000 votes more than Mnangagwa before the electoral commission "connived to change the res...

Aug 13 2018

Judge orders plane carrying deported immigrants to return to US

Sullivan then threatened to hit Sessions with contempt, saying that if the immigrants weren't returned he was going to order officials to explain "why people should not b...

Aug 13 2018

Pence lays out plans for Trump's "Space Force"

Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday outlined the Trump administration's plan for the creation of a " Space Force". A full Space Force will require a vote in Congress. ...

Aug 12 2018

Zimbabwe Opposition Lodges Appeal Against Election Result

Chamisa has claimed he won 56 percent of votes and called the election "fraudulent, illegal and illegitimate". Advocate Thabani Mpofu, head of a legal team that is moun...

Aug 12 2018

Thousands moved out the path of a "Holy Fire" in California

Josh Castro waited until the last minute to escape the massive inferno near his house. No more homes were torched on Friday but some 20,000 people remained under evacua...

Aug 11 2018

Senior IDF Officer: We're Close to War in Gaza

Fighter planes attacked more than 20 targets in military compounds and in a Hamas training camp. Nickolay Mladenov, the United Nations envoy for the Middle East conflic...

Aug 11 2018

Saudi Arabian Airlines Suspending Flights To and From Canada

About 70 University of Windsor students from Saudi Arabia could be forced to leave Canada after the kingdom issued a decree ordering thousands of its citizens to study ...