Stories about Global Media

Oct 30 2016

Support for 'my girl' Clinton is personal, Mrs. Obama says

In her first joint campaign rally with Clinton, in Winston-Salem , North Carolina, Obama said the past eight years have taught her and her husband the tremendous res...

Oct 30 2016

Pakistan Information Minister Removed: PM's Office

Reports claim that Rashid is being held responsible for the leak. Quoting anonymous sources, the Dawn article said civilian government officials called for the military...

Oct 30 2016

Gunmen open fire at Shia religious gathering in Pakistan, 5 killed

Five people reportedly died on the spot whereas two, including a woman, were injured. Security forces has cordoned off the area. According to initial details, some unkn...

Oct 30 2016

Iceland Votes in Snap Polls after Panama Papers Scandal

With 1.7% of the votes, the party lost its seats in the assembly. Support increased by a whopping 43 per cent in April after the leak of the infamous Panama Papers - leak...

Oct 30 2016

Spain's Rajoy faces 2nd Parliament vote that may end impasse

Rajoy, leader of the conservative Popular Party, won a second term as prime minister with a 170-111 vote and 68 abstentions. After the vote he told reporters that he wi...

Oct 30 2016

Bus driver dies after being set on fire

Flags will be flown at half mast across the town on Saturday as indication of admiration for the 29-year old motorist. A bystander was labelled a hero after he kicked o...

Oct 29 2016

Tips for trick-or-treat safety this Halloween

Remind youngsters to cross at crosswalks or corners as more children are hit by cars on Halloween than any other single day. All motorists should slow down, especially ...

Oct 29 2016

Jurors to hear closing arguments in New Jersey bridge case

The prosecution began Friday by summarizing its case against former Christie deputy chief of staff Bridget Kelly and former bridge author. FILE - In this October 18, 20...

Oct 29 2016

Donald Trump just wired $10 million to his campaign

In an interview with CNN's Dana Bash earlier this week, Trump again insisted that he'd "have more than $100 million in the campaign". Trump has repeatedly said he plan...

Oct 29 2016

Syrian rebels announce new offensive to break Aleppo siege

Rebel groups including the powerful Ahrar Al Sham faction and former Al Qaeda affiliate Jabhat Fatah Al Sham fired waves of rockets into government-held western Aleppo, k...

Oct 29 2016

PDP youths protest over Ibrahim Jimoh's candidacy

INEC had listed Mr Jimoh Ibrahim as the candidate of the PDP for the Ondo governorship election slated for November 26. However, speaking to State House Correspondent...

Oct 29 2016

Exeter fire: England's oldest hotel the Royal Clarence 'destroyed'

Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman there are no reported injuries and road closures in place while crews continue to stop the fire. 'It is likely that Cathedral Green ...

Oct 29 2016

Malcolm Rowe officially joins Supreme Court

Annoyed by the inordinate delay in notifying appointments, Chief Justice of India T S Thakur had during the last hearing warned the government of passing an order and "fa...

Oct 29 2016

Clinton has big cash lead; Pence says message matters more

Hillary Clinton "may have the media, the money, and the special interests, but I believe with all my heart, we've got the American people", GOP vice presidential candidat...

Oct 29 2016

Leaked emails raise more questions about Clinton dealings

The discussion, which was released by WikiLeaks from a batch of messages apparently stolen from Podesta's account, sheds additional light on the campaign's lack of prepar...

Oct 29 2016

Australian blood donor data breached

The chief executive of the organization Shelly Park apologized unreservedly for the breach. "We are deeply disappointed to have put our donors in this position". It add...

Oct 29 2016

Putin Says U.S. Isn't Banana Republic, Should Get Over Itself

In Washington, White House spokesman Josh Earnest dismissed Putin's remarks as predictable and said the United States stood by its hacking allegations. "Of course, it's q...

Oct 29 2016

UN says IS reportedly using 'human shields'

The civilians are understood to have been brought into the city and used as human shields nearby to military installations. Leaving it open would offer Islamic State figh...

Oct 29 2016

Biden 'doesn't want' Clinton US admin role

Both Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden notably served together in the Senate, before they both launched a presidential bid in 2008. "If I don't move, I'll be demoted to...

Oct 28 2016

Belgian deal clears way for EU-Canada free trade pact

The stakes have been high as Belgium had become a lighting rod for warnings that the EU's worldwide standing, already battered by Britain's shock June Brexit vote, would ...