Stories about Global Media

Apr 07 2017

Trump removes Bannon from National Security Council

A senior White House official said Bannon was given a seat on the NSC principals committee only as a check on then-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Flynn was forc...

Apr 07 2017

Russian Federation bans picture of Vladimir Putin as a gay clown

The "gay propaganda" law, which bans the promotion of homosexuality to minors, was criticized as state-sponsored homophobia and a sop to extreme a conservative constituen...

Apr 07 2017

Israel 'studying' Russian statement on Jerusalem recognition

In the meeting with the Israeli foreign ministry's newly appointed director-general, the European Union ambassador read out a stern joint statement message, saying I...

Apr 07 2017

ADB forecasts 6.9pc GDP growth for 2016-'17 FY

Shrugging off the impact of demonetisation, the economy is expected to grow by 7.4 per cent in 2017-18 and 7.6 per cent in the next fiscal, according to the latest report...

Apr 07 2017

Felony charges for 2 who secretly filmed Planned Parenthood

California is a "two-party" or "all-party" consent state, meaning both parties in a conversation - or all sides, if the conversation involves more than two parties - must...

Apr 07 2017

Trump tells CEOs he'll only back shovel-ready infrastructure

The Obama administration's almost $1 trillion stimulus spending has been criticized for putting only a fraction of the money into construction projects, many of which w...

Apr 07 2017

UP Govt forms committee to implement farm loan waiver decission

With the UP government's decision to waive farmers' loans and Madras High Court asking the Tamil Nadu government to do the same, the pressure is building on the BJP-led M...

Apr 07 2017

Yoga Education Programme To Be Compulsory In UP Government Schools

Hence, funds for meeting the expenditure on loan waiver would be raised through Kisan Rahat Bonds. He further said the promise of waiving off farmers' loans was made by...

Apr 07 2017

Official results confirm Serbia PM Vucic elected president

Protesters chanted slogans and insults against Vucic, who decidedly won Sunday's election with over 55 percent support. The biggest surprise of the election was the...

Apr 06 2017

Mark Giordano takes out Cam Fowler in knee-on-knee hit

Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson , right, deflects a breakaway shot by Calgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau, left, during the first period of an NHL hockey game in A...

Apr 06 2017

Webbed-toed woman found wandering in California claims she's a mermaid

She also told authorities that she is a mermaid, Fresno police said . Officers say the woman answers most questions with "I don't know". Some local Facebook users sa...

Apr 06 2017

DOTD kicks off National Work Zone Awareness week

Nationwide, more than 700 people die in work zone crashes annually. The largest causes of crashes within work zones are rear-end collisions - someone traveling too fast...

Apr 06 2017

Duterte fires Cabinet member over alleged wrongdoing

Ismael Sueno, citing loss of trust and confidence", presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said in a statement on Tuesday. Abella says the president checked those accusa...

Apr 06 2017

Poland: Russian air controllers contributed to 2010 crash

Some critics said they consider allegations against the Russians as a sign that a commission headed by Mr Macierewicz that is investigating the tragedy has not uncovere...

Apr 06 2017

Judge rejects Trumps's defence over violence at campaign rally

However, the decision does not prevent the plaintiffs from recovering punitive damages in the resolution of the case. CNN affiliate WDRB in Louisville reported in J...

Apr 06 2017

Woman photographed urinating at Trump golf course 'relieved' despite court loss

Ms Beyts' lawyer told Edinburgh Sheriff Court workers had breached the Data Protection Act by taking her picture. Ms Beyts told the court on Monday that she had gone ...

Apr 06 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile into its eastern waters

Xi s government - which is treaty-bound to defend North Korea - fears USA military action would set off a general war on the Korean Peninsula and generate millions of r...

Apr 06 2017

'Banksy of punctuation': Self-proclaimed 'grammar vigilante' corrects Bristol shop signs

I just couldn't abide it. The man has not been identified but he told BBC in a report broadcast Monday that he doesn't consider his alterations of the signs and store...

Apr 06 2017

Meghan Markle's sister writing a tell-all book 'she won't like'

Samantha accused her half-sister of having a "hardened heart" and being a social climber who has always had designs on Prince Harry. As royal-watchers have been eager...

Apr 06 2017

Democratic senator takes over Senate floor to protest Gorsuch nomination

Merkley began speaking around 7 p.m. Tuesday, lambasting his Republican colleagues over their refusal to hold a vote on Judge Merrick Garland during the administration of...