Stories about Worldwide

Jul 19 2017

France aims to be 'facilitator' in Gulf crisis talks

The British boxer entered the ring on Saturday draped in a Qatar scarf and with his team carrying flags of the emirate and a banner of Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Lond...

Jul 19 2017

Hip-Hop Passes Rock As the Most Popular Genre in the US

Pair that with the aforementioned top streaming songs all having a direct connection to hip-hop and R&B, and everything seamlessly comes together for the tides to change ...

Jul 19 2017

GOP Health Care Plans Crumble; Senators Bail Out On Obamacare Repeal

Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas on Tuesday said he'll vote to proceed to debate on a bill that would repeal Obamacare without replacing it, the day after his opposition le...

Jul 19 2017

Surprised? Donald Trump Still More Popular Than Hillary Clinton

Just 12 percent of adults in key counties across the country that supported Trump in the election back the legislation the House passed to repeal and replace ObamaCar...

Jul 19 2017

Qatar urges Pakistan to play part in solving gulf diplomatic crisis

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said Monday that the Saudi-led alliance is prepared for a long standoff and that the pressure on Qatar seems to be w...

Jul 19 2017

UAE Hacked Qatari Government News Site

Also, it was not clear if the UAE contracted some agency for the hack or carried out the hack itself. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is planning to visit Saudi...

Jul 19 2017

France calls on Gulf countries to reduce tension

Saudi Arabia and its allies have not said what steps they could take next, but there are fears of a wider embargo that would hurt the Qatari economy, with credit ratings...

Jul 19 2017

Anwar Gargash: UAE not involved in Qatar hacking

At the same time, the Post report says it is still unclear if it was UAE hackers who carried out the attack or if it was " contracted " to foreigners. "What is true is ...

Jul 19 2017

UAE Arranged Hacking of Qatari Media

Still, four Arab states - the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain - cut diplomatic and trade ties with Qatar and issued a list of 13 demands. "This is o...

Jul 19 2017

People's faith in politics should be revived, says Gopalkrishna Gandhi

His statements followed the Shiv Sena's jibe against his opposition to the death penalty awarded to 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Menon. Mr Gandhi, the grandson of...

Jul 19 2017

Health Insurers See New Uncertainty After GOP Bill's Collapse

While former president Barack Obama's flagship Affordable Care Act (ACA) just modifies the US's grossly inefficient and discriminatory insurance-based system, it has gr...

Jul 19 2017

White House supports FCC plan to dismantle net neutrality

Any representative scoring too low on Fight For the Future's " congressional scorecard " gets put into the "Team Cable" camp and is subject to an unflattering crowdfunde...

Jul 19 2017

La minaccia di Trump al Venezuela: "Pronti ad adottare sanzioni"

Secondo la commissione garante venezuelana almeno il 98 per cento degli elettori si sono espressi contro la decisione del presidente Maduro di istituire una Assemblea ...

Jul 19 2017

Republican Women Effectively Killed McConnell's Latest Repeal Plan

But Republican senators Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska quickly announced they would not back repeal, doom...

Jul 19 2017

Arizona Flash Flood Sweeps Away And Kills Family Of 9

The thunderstorm hit about 8 miles upstream along Ellison Creek, which quickly flooded the narrow canyon where the swimmers were enjoying a cool dip on a hot summer day. ...

Jul 19 2017

Naomi Watts & Billy Crudup Are Reportedly Dating!

Billy and Naomi star as husband and wife on the Netflix show Gypsy , which is now streaming. It's pretty great, in this instance, to see two actors we love, who pla...

Jul 19 2017

Scientists, Military Officials Sanctioned by EU Over Syria Chemical Weapons

The EU had already imposed sanctions on high ranking Syrian officials, most recently on 4 March, for the use of chemical weapons. The EU will release the names of those...

Jul 19 2017

Bihar: Tejashwi Yadav meets Nitish Kumar, defends himself against CBI's corruption charges

Amid cold war between the two parties, JD (U) and RJD , over Bihar Deputy CM's holding on to post despite charges against him, chief minister Nitish Kumar met Tejashw...

Jul 19 2017

No third trail for ex-police officer Ray Tensing

Deters said he delivered the news to DuBose's family on Tuesday before announcing it publicly. "They [Department of Justice] could admit evidence that we could not be...

Jul 19 2017

Miraculous escape for Limerick holidaymakers as vehicle plunges onto Kilkee rocks

One eyewitness said: "The vehicle just flew past us and there was an almighty crash". It is understood an issue with the handbrake may have caused the vehicle to roll f...