Stories about Global Media

Mar 31 2017

Deal to end 'bathroom law' under fire from LGBT people

Governor Roy Cooper, elected in November, supports the compromise and expected to sign the bill into law but acknowledged "it's not a flawless deal". The repeal was ap...

Mar 31 2017

Arab summit to endorse Palestinian positions with eye on US

Trump has said he would be interested in pursuing some form of regional peace initiative. The summit supports Arab coalition and legitimacy in Yemen, but the countries ...

Mar 31 2017

Venezuela court says it can take over Congress' powers

But it had not directly taken over the assembly's functions. Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia and Chile expressed strong concerns while Peru withdrew its envoy after...

Mar 31 2017

Hawaii AG: An appeal of travel ban ruling likely

US District Court Judge Derrick Watson blocked the core provisions of the revised executive order two weeks ago, concluding that the order likely violates the Establishme...

Mar 31 2017

Italian police arrest pro-Islamic State trio over suspected Venice bomb plot

Those arrested had celebrated after a deadly March 22 attack in London, D'Ippolito said , adding that one had commented: " Considering how many infidels there are in Ven...

Mar 31 2017

German MP charges she was targeted by Turkish spies

The German authorities accuse Turkish intelligence agencies of spying in a fellow-NATO country even as Ankara admitted it in the first place and even asked for German ...

Mar 31 2017

France dispatches ministers to French Guiana after social unrest

The ministers will hold talks with political, business and social leaders to try to find rapid solutions to local demands, the statement said. The movement began with d...

Mar 31 2017

Pence Breaks Tie in Vote Targeting Planned Parenthood

Earlier this year, Murkowski said in a speech to the Alaska Legislature that she "will not vote to deny Alaskans access to the health services that Planned Parenthood pro...

Mar 31 2017

Britain to trigger Brexit March 29

The Frenchman has called for talks to be completed by October 2018 to give time for any agreement to be ratified before the United Kingdom leaves, expected on March 2...

Mar 31 2017

No legal slaughterhouse is being targetted in UP: Naidu

In Ballia, people experienced shortage of chicken and fish as well. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has been given Z category central security by the Union...

Mar 30 2017

US denies loosening rules for avoiding civilian casualties

Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, addressing Pentagon reporters. What seems to be in dispute is whether the US coalition-led strike caused the building to collapse; Iraqi o...

Mar 30 2017

British police arrest two more over London terrorist attack

In a tweet by the Islamic state group-affiliated Amaq news agency Thursday, the terror group hailed the British-born attacker - who went by several aliases but was born ...

Mar 30 2017

PFAW Releases New Television and Digital Ad Opposing Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch

Senate Democrats vowed Thursday to impede Judge Neil Gorsuch's path to the Supreme Court, setting up a political showdown with implications for future openings on the h...

Mar 30 2017

Melania Trump, in Rare Washington Visit, Says Women Should Stand Together

Two of those countries, Syria and Yemen, are among six listed on President Donald Trump's second executive order created to bar citizens from Muslim-majority countries fr...

Mar 30 2017

Police arrest five for attacking Nigerian students

After Manish was found semi-conscious on the greens off the Yamuna Expressway the next day and later died in hospital of "unknown poisoning", his parents lodged an FIR ac...

Mar 30 2017

White House calls on Russia to release protesters

Rice was critical of Trump during the presidential campaign, calling on him to withdraw in October. "No, no. I get it". "I'm a reporter just trying to get answers", she...

Mar 30 2017

Tributes pour in for murdered Pc Keith Palmer

Khalid Masood killed the unarmed officer who was guarding Parliament, minutes after Masood drove a auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge. A media statement from M...

Mar 30 2017

Dutch leaders begin coalition talks after blow to anti-immigrant populists

Despite the growing support for nationalist populism and sentiments against immigrants and the European Union, the current conservative Prime Minister Mark Rutte and hi...

Mar 30 2017

Vaughan backs planned English T20 tournament

The proposal for a new tournament has proved hugely controversial as, if enacted, it will mean that for the first time there is a major domestic cricket tournament in Eng...

Mar 30 2017

Saudi Arabia intercepts, destroys ballistic missiles from Yemen

The decision by a court in the capital Sanaa , reported by the state news agency Saba, which is run by the Houthis, may render more remote the resumption of stalled pe...