Stories about Global Media

Фев 24 2017

UN Syria envoy expects no breakthrough at Geneva talks

Ambassador Bashar Al-Jaafari, arrived Wednesday and headed straight to an upscale hotel near Geneva airport. "It would save time and be proof of seriousness instead of ...

Фев 24 2017

United passenger removed from flight after making offensive comments

A USA man was removed from a plane on Monday (local time) after allegedly telling people who had a foreign appearance to get off his flight. The couple didn't hear the co...

Фев 23 2017

Texas hunters accidentally wounded themselves, blamed illegal immigrants, grand jury finds

A grand jury indicted Daugherty and Michael Bryant on the charges of using deadly conduct by discharging a firearm in the direction of others as a result of the incident....

Фев 23 2017

Cambodia: Parliament Approves Rules Allowing For Dissolution Of Opposition Parties

Only 66 members of the 123-seat national assembly attended the session to amend the law governing political parties, a move that directly threatens Cambodia's second-larg...

Фев 23 2017

Toronto confirms it's in the hunt for Saudi Aramco listing

Saudi officials pegged Aramco's value at $2 trillion, Reuters reported . Money raised from the float will go the the country's state investment fund. No final decisions ...

Фев 23 2017

Isis vows to increase attacks on Egypt's Christians in new video

Egypt's Coptic Christians, who make up around 10% of the population, have been always a favourite target of Islamic extremists. "I swear to God we will very soon liberate...

Фев 23 2017

Kim Dotcom Loses Appeal on US Extradition

Dotcom is the flamboyant founder of file-sharing site Megaupload, which was shut down by the USA government. Although the four men are accused by USA authorities of pro...

Фев 23 2017

Far-right Le Pen refuses headscarf to meet Lebanese mufti

I want banks, talents, researchers, academics and so on. French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday he wanted London bankers and academics to move to...

Фев 23 2017

Bodies of 74 migrants wash ashore Al-Zawiya in western Libya

Residents of the village of Harcha, outside Zawiya, 45 kilometres (30 miles) from Tripoli, alerted the emergency services after finding a wrecked boat on the beach with b...

Фев 23 2017

Malaysia seeks four North Koreans over Kim Jong-nam murder

CCTV footage allegedly showing the moment of the deadly attack on the half-brother of North Korea's supreme leader has emerged online as tensions between Pyongyang and Ku...

Фев 22 2017

Alibaba unit invests $200 mn in S.Korea's Kakao Pay

Ant Financial and Kakao will likely set up Kakao Pay as a subsidiary of Kakao by early April. The agreement would open up all of Alipay-linked shops worldwide to users of...

Фев 22 2017

Vail Resorts to Buy Stowe Mountain Resort Operations From AIG

Stowe Mountain resort is expected to generate net income of $5 million in fiscal year 2017-2018, according to the statement. Douglas Tymins, president and chief execut...

Фев 22 2017

Homeland Security's memos detail 'aggressive' guidelines to carry out Trump's immigration plans

The memos were reported first by The Washington Post and other news organisations. Children who arrived in the U.S.as "unaccompanied minors" and were later reunit...

Фев 22 2017

Riots rock Swedish capital days after Trump comments

A police spokesperson said 10 cars had been torched. 'I was hit with a lot of punches and kicks both to my body and my head. "I have spent the night in hospital", he to...

Фев 22 2017

Nets Tout Anti-Trump Protesters Rallying for 'Not My President Day'

In regards to the President's Day holiday, President Trump tweeted Monday morning, saying, "Happy Presidents Day - Make America Great Again!" The numbers weren't close ...

Фев 21 2017

All clear at JCC sites following bomb threat

In all, 48 JCCs in 26 states and one Canadian province received almost 60 bomb threats during January, according to an association of Jewish community centers across th...

Фев 21 2017

Maps of tornadoes path through San Antonio

At least four tornadoes have hit parts of San Antonio , damaging dozens of homes but causing no major injuries. SAFD GIVES UPDATE ON STORM DAMAGEMeantime, officials say ...

Фев 21 2017

Iraq begins push against IS forces in western Mosul

Operations to recapture Mosul's west bank began on Sunday, and could become some of the fiercest fighting yet in the now four-month long offensive. The United States, w...

Фев 21 2017

Secret Service investigating after rock thrown at Trump motorcade

Since he purchased the Mar-a-Lago property in 1985 for $5 million, Trump's relationship with the tony city and its residents has ebbed and flowed. Late Saturday afternoon...

Фев 21 2017

Trump Makes up Terror Attack in Sweden to Defend 'Muslim Ban'

U.S. President Donald Trump bows his head in prayer during a "Make America Great Again" rally at Orlando Melbourne International Airport in Melbourne, Florida, U.S. Whi...