World Media

Secret Service director to step down, on heels of Nielsen resignation

Secret Service director to step down, on heels of Nielsen resignation Murray, a career member of the USSS, to take over as director beginning in May", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said. It's only been a day since Donald Trump fired Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen , and yet, it seems like the president is embarking on a new purge of high-ranking individuals within his administration. [Full Article...]

Kudlow: Trump Fed Picks Moore, Cain Like Steady Dollar

Kudlow: Trump Fed Picks Moore, Cain Like Steady Dollar Trump has announced he intends to nominate to conservative political allies - Stephen Moore and former 2012 Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain - for two current vacancies on the seven-member Fed board. Those rate hikes that had been criticized by Trump and his economic team. Cain is often credited with turning the pizza chain around, and Trump told NPR that he would "do very well ... [Full Article...]

Trump calls on Uganda to bring kidnappers of USA tourist to justice

Trump calls on Uganda to bring kidnappers of USA tourist to justice Safari guide Jean-Paul Mirenge Ramezo, right, after he was rescued. The abductors then used Endicott and Remezo's cell phones to demand $500,000 ransom money, according to reports. Police confirmed that they were returned alive and in good health. Uganda's Minister for Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu said in a televised address Sunday that authorities had been "under pressure" over the abduction. [Full Article...]

Pakistan extends its support to Iran for flood relief operations

Pakistan extends its support to Iran for flood relief operations In the neighbouring Lorestan province, seven villages threatened by landslides were to be evacuated, state TV said . The flooding has steadily spread across the nation, inundating communities in at least 26 of Iran's 31 provinces. The state-run Islamic Republic News Agency reports floods killed people across 13 provinces. " Iran is underwater", said Sayed Hashem, regional director of the I... [Full Article...]

Trump Mockingly ‘Thanks’ Ilhan Omar in Republican Jewish Coalition Speech

Trump Mockingly ‘Thanks’ Ilhan Omar in Republican Jewish Coalition Speech She added: "My Lord, forgive my people for they do not know". Vice President Mike Pence walks on stage before speaking at an annual meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition, Saturday, April 6, 2019 , in Las Vegas. In the video of the event, Trump clearly makes reference to Netanyahu as "your prime minister" toward Jewish Republicans. Trump noted it had always been a priority for Adelson and... [Full Article...]

Hardline British Conservatives slam Theresa May's cross-party Brexit talks

Hardline British Conservatives slam Theresa May's cross-party Brexit talks MPs have rejected Mrs May's Brexit plan three times and last week's talks between the two parties were aimed at trying to find a proposal which could break the deadlock in the Commons before an emergency European Union summit on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

UN Chief Travels to Eastern Libya to Mediate Conflict

UN Chief Travels to Eastern Libya to Mediate Conflict Tripoli is under the control of a weak United Nations -backed government and aligned militias, which are rival to the east-based administration and Hifter's army. "We are the revolutionaries and the elders. we declare we are in full mobilization and war", they said in a video statement posted online. British Foreign Secretary said on Friday the advance by Libya's eastern commander Khalifa Haft... [Full Article...]

Campaign report: Bernie Sanders calls for allowing incarcerated felons to vote

Campaign report: Bernie Sanders calls for allowing incarcerated felons to vote Democratic White House hopeful Beto O'Rouke said Thursday that some of President Trump's inflammatory remarks on immigration are reminiscent of language used in Nazi Germany. Warren and others were asked the same question as Sanders - whether they would support extending voting rights to felons - but even Warren, who is racing to be the most far left of the remaining candidates, demurred from sugg... [Full Article...]

Trump Confirms He Will Skip 'Boring' Correspondents' Dinner

Trump Confirms He Will Skip 'Boring' Correspondents' Dinner He says he likes "positive things" instead. When asked if she thinks Trump should attend the event, which is a fundraiser for college scholarship where politicians, journalists and celebrities mix, Wolf said he should 'man up'. In 2011, then President Barack Obama used his time at the podium to ruthlessly mock Trump, who was seated in the crowd. The White House Correspondents' Association, w... [Full Article...]

Despite Brexit delay, United Kingdom issues new passports without 'EU' label

Despite Brexit delay, United Kingdom issues new passports without 'EU' label The Irish commissioner was still hoping the ongoing cross-party talks between Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn could yield a result. "I'm waiting to see the red lines move". Senior ministers have spent several days negotiating with its leaders, but there are signs of the talks stalling after Labour complained of no "real change or compromise". [Full Article...]

US Moves to Cut off Venezuela Oil, Cuba Trade

US Moves to Cut off Venezuela Oil, Cuba Trade Francisco Monaldi, a Venezuelan native and Latin American energy expert at Rice, said many expatriates had hoped that Pence would deliver a plan to get the Venezuelan military to stop supporting Maduro . "Treasury is taking action against vessels and entities transporting oil, providing a lifeline to keep the illegitimate Maduro regime afloat", Mnuchin said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Trump announces ouster of US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen via Twitter

Trump announces ouster of US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen via Twitter Another senior administration official said Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, after a blowup with Nielsen late previous year, also recommended to Trump that she should go. Trump told aides last fall that he wanted to fire Nielsen, and he grew increasingly agitated as a large caravan of Central American migrants reached the U.S. [Full Article...]

'Opposition's soft attitude emboldened terrorists': PM Modi in Amroha

'Opposition's soft attitude emboldened terrorists': PM Modi in Amroha Taking to Twitter, the Congress chief said, "You can run Mr Modi but you can't hide". Slamming the Congress, Modi fumed, "If the Congress party really wanted to develop the Northeast region, they would have developed infrastructure and promoted sports". [Full Article...]

United Kingdom issues passports without European Union title ahead of Brexit

United Kingdom issues passports without European Union title ahead of Brexit Theresa May said both sides will have to compromise in cross-party Brexit talks with Labour as she faced a backlash over the negotiations with Jeremy Corbyn's party. The new production contract is to begin in October 2019, with the passports now being issued without reference to the European Union on them still in the burgundy colour. [Full Article...]

Kidnapping in Uganda: American Kimberly Endicott held hostage in Uganda released unharmed

Kidnapping in Uganda: American Kimberly Endicott held hostage in Uganda released unharmed American tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott and Jean Paul Mirenge, a Ugandan senior tour guide/ driver, who were recently abducted by unknown gunmen at Queen Elizabeth National Park in Western Uganda, have been found alive, The Tower Post reports. [Full Article...]

Man accused of Christchurch mosque attacks charged with 50 counts of murder

Man accused of Christchurch mosque attacks charged with 50 counts of murder On Thursday, German police said Tarrant sent money to a French far-right group. Tarrant is due to return to court on 14 June. A document provided to media by the court today said a mental health assessment has been ordered for Tarrant. [Full Article...]

Amid Border Chaos, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns

Amid Border Chaos, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns In a tweet on Sunday, Donald Trump sad: "Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position, and I would like to thank her for her service". McAleenan is a longtime border officer, reflecting Trump's priority for the department initially founded to combat terrorism after the September 11 attacks. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia arrests 8 more activists, including U.S. citizen

Saudi Arabia arrests 8 more activists, including U.S. citizen At least one of them has been charged under the kingdom's cybercrime law and faces up to five years in prison. Authorities in Saudi Arabia in recent days detained two dual U.S. One individual was arrested in the eastern city of Dammam. The arrested were not active politically on Twitter and were not widely quoted in foreign media. [Full Article...]

Clashes erupt as Greek police stop migrants from reaching border

Clashes erupt as Greek police stop migrants from reaching border In Athens, a group of about 50 migrants squatted on the tracks of the capital's main railway station shouting "Germany!" and "Open the borders". Several the migrants are refugees from the Middle East. "We are closely following the situation", the North Macedonian Interior Ministry said on Friday. Jana Frey, country director for the International Rescue Committee Greece, said the unrest highl... [Full Article...]

Iran rebukes U.S. over rumoured IRGC 'terrorist' designation

Iran rebukes U.S. over rumoured IRGC 'terrorist' designation This has prompted an immediate response by 255 out of the 290 Iranian lawmakers, the domestic IRNA newsagency reported . Members of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps are seen at an annual military parade in front of the mausoleum of the late Ayatollah Khomeini just outside Tehran on September 22, 2014. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684  Next »