Stories about Global Media

Mar 06 2017

Mexican lawmaker climbs border wall in stunt aimed at Trump

The takeaway: If a politician has no problem scrambling up a steep border fence, then perhaps a 1,900 mile wall will not better serve the objective of keeping people out....

Mar 06 2017

Austrian chancellor calls for EU-wide ban on Turkish political campaigning

Ties between Germany and Turkey were strained after Ankara jailed a German-Turkish reporter, whom Erdogan described as a spy. About 1.4 million Turks living in Germany ...

Mar 06 2017

Trump Supporters Gather In Greensburg For 'March 4 Trump' Rally

Several speakers amped up the crowd. "Well, they're wrong. Donald Trump is my president, just like our previous president was our president", said Yen, R-Oklahoma City....

Mar 06 2017

Town grieving after mother, 4 children die in house fire

Members of Warwick's fire and police departments, along with State Police arson investigators and detectives assigned to the Northwestern District Attorney's office, Stat...

Mar 06 2017

Fillon's wife breaks silence over role in 'fake jobs' scandal

She had also urged him to "keep going to the end" but said only he could make the final decision. Pressure grew on Mr Fillon after it emerged that police had raided his...

Mar 06 2017

Mosul battle: New Iraqi push on IS-held city centre

But more than 45,000 people have been forced to flee the city in the last two weeks, the International Organisation for Migration says. "This is terrible", Lise Grande, t...

Mar 06 2017

Obama denies ordering surveillance on Trump during campaign

The White House has asked the US Congress to investigate alleged abuse of executive power by the Obama administration as part of the investigation into alleged Russian in...

Mar 06 2017

H-1B visa applications' premium processing facility blocked, temporarily

Piyumi Samaratunga, an immigration attorney with Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, told SFGate the delay would "significantly affect" employers and expressed confusi...

Mar 05 2017

Aadhaar may become mandatory for online railway ticket bookings

On 2 March, Thursday, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu presented the new business plan 2017-18, where he said that the Railways will now be moving towards a cashless ticket...

Mar 05 2017

UK's Boris Johnson to visit Russian Federation, first in 5 years

The UK has also been a key backer of sanctions against Russia over its annexation of Crimea in Ukraine and Moscow's role in the ongoing fighting in the country by the Ukr...

Mar 05 2017

2 inmates killed in incident at Nebraska prison

The Corrections Department said emergency response teams had entered the unit and the unit was habitable. No staff members reported injuries. The Nebraska State Patrol an...

Mar 05 2017

Marine Le Pen loses European Union parliament immunity over tweets

Le Pen is expected to win the first of the two election rounds but likely to lose in a runoff, according to polls, which also show that her legal battles seem to have lit...

Mar 05 2017

Pound Tumbles on Report Scotland may hold 2nd Independence Referendum

But he called on Nicola Sturgeon to rule out another independence referendum. I think the government in London hasn't considered the consequences of a "hard" Brexit c...

Mar 05 2017

Woman charged, boy missing in Murray River at Moama

The youngest boy's body was found by police divers who scoured the rivers, near Moama in southern New South Wales, late this morning. Marine Rescue NSW search the Murra...

Mar 04 2017

Stores preparing for release of Nintendo Switch

The company had unveiled the first look of its brand new gaming console back in October last and since then there has been a global anticipation about it. The full game i...

Mar 04 2017

Donald Trump angers military veterans by wearing flight jacket and admiral's cap

Embroidered with the name of the new ship, the USS Gerald R Ford, and his own commander-in-chief badge, the items were a personalized gift to the president. U.S. Navy Bos...

Mar 04 2017

'He Is Behind It': Trump Places Blame For Leaks, Protests on Obama

Only five North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries, including the United States, now meet the 2 percent of GDP defense budget requirement. I thought by now we'd be ...

Mar 04 2017

Journalist for German newspaper arrested in Turkey for 'terrorist propaganda'

The arrest of a German journalist in Turkey on terrorism-related charges sparked demonstrations in Germany on Tuesday and a growing diplomatic rift between the two North ...

Mar 04 2017

Trump, Schumer in Twitter war over Russia, Putin and Krispy Kreme

It appears the photo of Schumer and Putin was taken during the opening of a Lukoil's gasoline station in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan on September 26, 2003. St...

Mar 04 2017

Banksy Built A Hotel Overlooking The Israel-Palestine Barrier

Citing his vision of "a three-storey cure for fanaticism, with limited vehicle parking", the ever-brilliant Banksy has unveiled a secretly built, 10-room, colonially-th...