Global Media

TN bus strike enters 8th day

TN bus strike enters 8th day Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami (L) and deputy CM O Panneerselvam (C) are seated in the front row. "People will laugh at this hike when transport workers are on strike for a salary hike", he told reporters. With no middle path achieved, the workers have stepped up their protest. Leading the charge, Stalin raised slogans and staged a walkout along with other DMK and Congress MLAs and th... [Full Article...]

Immigration Enforcement Agents Raid 7-Eleven Stores in Nationwide Sweep

Immigration Enforcement Agents Raid 7-Eleven Stores in Nationwide Sweep ICE Deputy Director Thomas Homan, who recently told Fox News that officials in sanctuary city jurisdictions like San Francisco should face criminal charges for violating federal law, said in a statement that Wednesday's action was meant to send a message to employers. [Full Article...]

Trump adviser said escorted by security from CNN after blow-out book interview

Trump adviser said escorted by security from CNN after blow-out book interview Carlson, however, did reference a video which is known to exist of Miller and Tapper sparring after the segment ended during the commercial break, partial transcripts of which were leaked online Monday. "I've covered the White House as you have for many years, I don't remember when a White House has allowed TV cameras in such an unusual meeting". The White House did not respond to a Free Beac... [Full Article...]

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's India visit from Sunday

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's India visit from Sunday The station relayed a statement from the Netanyahu family calling the recordings part of a witch hunt against the prime minister. During Modi's trip, the two leaders were seen hugging each other and addressing each other repeatedly as "friend". [Full Article...]

Iran's supreme leader accuses US & Britain of trying to overthrow Islamic republic

Iran's supreme leader accuses US & Britain of trying to overthrow Islamic republic Iran's supreme leader has taken to Twitter to attack President Donald Trump, accusing the US leader of attempting to stir unrest after a wave of protests hit his country. Late in December 2017, peaceful protests over rising prices and economic problems broke out in some Iranian cities, but the unauthorized gatherings turned violent after a number of opportunists, some of them armed, vandalize... [Full Article...]

Trump's Selective and Self-Serving Poll Reading

Trump's Selective and Self-Serving Poll Reading The poll was conducted between January 5 and January 9 and asked just over 1,100 voters how they would sum up the state of the economy. A new poll from Quinnipiac University says some 53 percent of American voters believe President Donald Trump is intelligent, but 57 percent say he is not fit to serve as president. [Full Article...]

IRS sets withholding tables as GOP pledges paycheck increase

IRS sets withholding tables as GOP pledges paycheck increase This will minimize burden on taxpayers and employers. Treasury Department officials said on Thursday that they did not expect significant changes in the number of taxpayers who receive tax refunds. Another reason additional funds are needed is that although the tax bill was originally promoted as a simplification of the code, new complications have been added in some cases, including exemptions ... [Full Article...]

White House memo: Kelly bans personal phones, smart watches from West Wing

White House memo: Kelly bans personal phones, smart watches from West Wing Asked by CNN about the Saturday tweets , Kelly said he hadn't seen or heard them. "We're at a deal, so we'll be talking to the White House about that and I hope we can move forward with it", Flake told reporters Thursday. So far, Senate Democratic leaders want an agreement on codifying the DACA program codified into law before spending issues like how to treat domestic and defense caps is r... [Full Article...]

US Ambassador to Netherlands Dodges 'No-go Zones' Questions

US Ambassador to Netherlands Dodges 'No-go Zones' Questions In 2015, Hoekstra claimed that "stealth jihad" was taking place in Europe via refugees - who he referred to as "invaders" - and that the entire country was in a state of "chaos", according to The Intercept . "This is the Netherlands; you have to answer questions". "We were all astonished that he didn't want to take back the comment". It was awkward, to be honest'. [Full Article...]

Putin calls Kim Jong Un competent and mature politician

Putin calls Kim Jong Un competent and mature politician President Donald Trump would never start a war in Korea and that the tension, crisis-like atmosphere and belligerent rhetoric are all posturing, according to Vorontsov. North Koreans are also genuinely anxious the United States could launch a preventive war on the peninsula. The US responded to North Korean actions by flexing its muscles and conducting a number of military drills in the region w... [Full Article...]

Friends of Home and Away's Jessica Falkholt held vigil

Friends of Home and Away's Jessica Falkholt held vigil The life support of Home & Away star Jessica Falkholt has been switched off two weeks after her family was involved in a horrific Boxing Day vehicle crash which also claimed the lives of her parents and sister. Paul Ponticello, Vivian's brother, gave a eulogy at the funeral. "Whenever he'd ask to drive somewhere I'd suggest a time for an average driver and add on some additional time for the "... [Full Article...]

After 'Fire And Fury,' The President Is Talking About Libel Laws Again

Vice President Mike Pence later reiterated to Fox News' Martha MacCaullum on "The Story" that the Trump administration would "continue to bring maximum economic and diplomatic pressure" on North Korea in response to the totalitarian nation's ballistic and nuclear missile programs. [Full Article...]

Israel OKs Over 1100 West Bank Settlement Units

Israel OKs Over 1100 West Bank Settlement Units Nabil Shaath, an adviser to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on foreign affairs, told Xinhua that Israel is using the current USA administration's positions and stances to accelerate its plans for settlement expansion in the Palestinian territories. [Full Article...]

Kremlin calls Senate Democrats' report on election meddling 'unfounded'

Kremlin calls Senate Democrats' report on election meddling 'unfounded' The report detailed steps European nations have taken to combat Russian influence, both individually and within organizations such as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union . By working with European allies, the report says America could cut Putin and his close associates off from the worldwide financial system. "That's not a bad thing", Trump said at a joint White House n... [Full Article...]

Trump Says 'Unlikely' He Will Need To Testify In Mueller Probe

Trump Says 'Unlikely' He Will Need To Testify In Mueller Probe US President Donald Trump has said it is "unlikely" he will be interviewed by Robert Mueller , the man investigating possible ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russian Federation. Dianne Feinstein as " sneaky " and slammed her for releasing testimony Tuesday from the August questioning of the co-founder of Fusion GPS, the company that hired the author of the dossier of alle... [Full Article...]

Trump work requirement rewrites health care rules for poor

Trump work requirement rewrites health care rules for poor They also hearken back to the program's original intent, he added, "as temporary assistance to try to help people get back on their feet, not a permanent subsidy for someone's lifestyle, if they're capable of working". The requests prompted CMS to issue today's guidance about how to obtain federal approval for waivers imposing work requirements on "able-bodied" adults. [Full Article...]

USA issues 'exercise increased caution' advisory for its citizens travelling to India

USA issues 'exercise increased caution' advisory for its citizens travelling to India Reconsider Travel (orange): This advisory level designates areas where there are significant safety and security risk. "It's significant that the five tourist destinations that account for 80% of foreign tourist travel to Mexico (CancĂșn, Riviera Maya, Los Cabos , Puerto Vallarta-Riviera Nayarit and Mexico City ) were not classified with restrictions for global travelers by the State Departm... [Full Article...]

Myanmar Military Admits to Killing 10 Rohingya Found in Mass Grave

Myanmar Military Admits to Killing 10 Rohingya Found in Mass Grave The military issued a rare admission on Wednesday that some of its troops killed what it said were Muslim "terrorists" in September and buried their bodies in a mass grave in Inn Din village in Maungdaw township, which along with neighboring Buithdaung and Rathedaung townships, was the epicenter of recent violence against the Rohingya. [Full Article...]

Police face mob anger after rape

Police face mob anger after rape Much of the anger was directed Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Punjab Inspector General of Police who they claimed had failed to act on dozens of cases of children being raped and murdered in the Kasur district of the province. [Full Article...]

May wants plastic-free aisles put into supermarkets

May wants plastic-free aisles put into supermarkets Commenting on the plan, EIC executive director Matthew Farrow said:"Prime Ministerial speeches on the environment are an endangered species, so it is very welcome to hear Theresa May emphasise the crucial importance of the environment, the number of green jobs, the interdependence of economic growth and environmental progress, and the scourge of plastic waste". [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17  Next »