Stories about Worldwide

Jun 03 2017

Sai Praneeth, Saina in last four

In the third game, the Indian however, tightened up her game. Earlier in the day, Praneeth comfortably defeated Thailand's Kantaphon Wangcharoen 21-16, 21-17 in the ...

Jun 03 2017

Thunder C Kanter's father detained in Turkey

Rubin is accused of supporting and committing offenses for Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), which is blamed by Turkish government for being behind the July 15 defe...

Jun 03 2017

Israelis rally for Palestinian state, end of occupation

Their votes are off the table if Netanyahu wants to pass a Trump peace deal, and he would thus need to rely on left-of-center legislators - which would cement suspicions ...

Jun 03 2017

Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege

The pro-Islamic State factions, Abu Sayyaf and Maute, are led by emir Isnilon Hapilon . Ten soldiers have been killed in a government air strike in the embattled cit...

Jun 03 2017

US and Japan stage military exercises off Korean Peninsula

Joint exercises involving USA aircraft carriers and the MSDF previously were not conducted in the Sea of Japan out of consideration for neighboring nations. "Working wi...

Jun 03 2017

Trump says Jared Kushner is 'doing a great job'

This controversy has overshadowed Trump's presidency so far, and White House officials are trying to shift the focus back to policy while likely shaking up staff resp...

Jun 03 2017

Macron was warned about Trump's awkwardly aggressive handshake before their meeting

At their first meeting, ahead of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday, the two men barely knew each other, but seemed to have a hard time...

Jun 02 2017

Govt spokesman expresses dismay over judge's remarks in Nehal Hashmi case

Hashmi forwarded his resignation later to the Senate secretary, stating that he's resigning due to "inevitable reasons". "No, not cowards - it is terrorists and the maf...

Jun 02 2017

Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh with heavy wind and rain

Mohammad Anam, a Rohingya who fled to Bangladesh a year ago after an outbreak of violence in Myanmar, said there had been no attempt to evacuate the minority commun...

Jun 02 2017

Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

Most news agencies hours before the expected Rose Garden announcement were predicting Trump would pull the US out of the agreement that 195 nations signed on to in 2015...

Jun 02 2017

Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: UK police

Police say that the 22-year-old bomber, Salman Abedi , acted largely alone when he assembled the device he used to kill 22 people and injure dozens more at an Ariana ...

Jun 02 2017

Theresa May Savaged By Political Rivals For Ducking Out Of TV Debate

Many viewers were quick to compare the debate to a game show, as the politicians stood behind colours representing their party. It was the clashes between Mr Corbyn - w...

Jun 02 2017

British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority - YouGov

Although the YouGov model has a wide margin of error, and was met with some scepticism in Westminster, it adds to polls showing the opposition Labour party gaining ground...

Jun 02 2017

Trump to announce decision on climate change Thursday

WASHINGTON — U.S. allies around the world sounded alarms Wednesday as President Donald Trump seemed close to pulling the United States out of the landmark Paris clim...

Jun 02 2017

Trump likely to withdraw USA from Paris Climate Accord

China and the United States are together responsible for some 40 percent of the world's emissions and experts have warned that it is vital for both to remain in the Pari...

Jun 02 2017

Trump Considering a Rollback of Obama's Cuba Policy

In January, the Obama administration ended the "wet foot, dry foot" policy, which allowed any Cuban who made it to USA soil to stay and become a legal resident. Elimina...

Jun 02 2017

$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

Former President Obama delayed the project in December by refusing to grant the Army Corps of Engineers an easement for the lake. Members of the Standing Rock Siou...

Jun 02 2017

Theresa May invokes post-Brexit trade with India to win votes

With just one week to go to the polls, May has come under fire for her refusal to join a live television debate on Wednesday and used her campaign speech in Teeside in th...

Jun 02 2017

Ariana Grande Will Perform Benefit Concert in Manchester

The United Kingdom increased the official terror threat level to " critical " in the wake of the attack, triggering the deployment of several thousand soldiers to securit...

Jun 02 2017

US warns pro-Syrian forces to leave border area

Coalition planes on May 18 pounded the front of a convoy that had apparently been headed toward the At-Tanf garrison, where coalition commandos have been training and adv...