Stories about Worldwide

Dec 02 2017

Donald Trump lights National Christmas Tree for first time

The tradition began in 1923 with President Calvin Coolidge and takes place in President's Park, just south of the White House. "Her theme is "Time-Honored Traditions"...

Dec 02 2017

Flynn says Trump transition team directed him

In the first statement Flynn made on December 29, 2016, Flynn denied making a request to a Russian ambassador to "refrain from escalating the situation" after the United ...

Nov 30 2017

Trump on CNN boycott of Christmas party: 'Great'

Under fire from Trump, the network says it would be 'inappropriate to celebrate with him as his invited guests'. In response to CNN's boycott , White House Press...

Nov 29 2017

Elizabeth Warren Fundraises Off Donald Trump's 'Pocahontas' Insult

As Toronto Star reporter Daniel Dale pointed out on Twitter , Trump delivered this comment while standing in front of a portrait of President Andrew Jackson, who signed ...

Nov 28 2017

Ivanka to lead American team for business summit in India

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017 will be inaugurated by Prime Minster Narendra Modi. The NITI Aayog has taken the lead in organising the event. "Partners also en...

Nov 28 2017

Microsoft finally brings full Office support to all Chromebooks

As Chrome Unboxed correctly highlights, this won't mean new functionality for all. Although there's been no official announcement, research by Chrome Unboxed suggests...

Nov 27 2017

Donald Trump Challenges CNN International Coverage for Spreading 'Fake News'

In response, CNN Communications tweeted, "It's not CNN's job to represent the U.S to the world ". As of Saturday evening, the site was unavailable due to technical dif...

Nov 27 2017

Rep. John Conyers Steps Down From Judiciary Committee Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Pelosi suggested Sunday that the allegations against Franken - including that he kissed a woman against her will - were less serious than those against Moore, who is accu...

Nov 27 2017

Bali Volcano Shuts Down Flights, Sends Residents Scrambling to Safety

Mount Agung photos taken from kubu - karangasem. Disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said ash clouds were moving away from the worldwide airport, which remai...

Nov 26 2017

Pakistani police fire tear gas to break up Islamists' sit-in blocking capital

In most parts of the world, during protests, security forces use teargas shells to disperse the crowds. The clashes began when police launched an operation involving so...

Nov 25 2017

Black Friday Brawl Forces Alabama Mall to Close Early

According to Al.com, police closed the Riverchase Galleria mall in Hoover, AL at 11:20 p.m. on Thursday after responding to the brawls. The Black Friday madness beg...

Nov 25 2017

At Least 200 Dead In Egypt Mosque Attack

Three police officers told the AP that militants attacked the al-Rawdah mosque in the town of Bir al-Abd, which is located about 25 miles from the North Sinai provincial ...

Nov 24 2017

China's trade with North Korea sinks in October after United Nations sanctions

China, the North's sole ally, rejected the new sanctions as "wrong" on Wednesday. Trump said that the terror designation and new sanctions would be part of a series of mo...

Nov 24 2017

Tencent to act as exclusive Chinese publisher for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

PUBG Corp is planning to perform a stable game service such as the expansion of the server and enhancement of anti-hacking programs, through the contract with Tencent ,...

Nov 23 2017

Gujarat polls: Patidars accept Congress' quota formula, but will the courts agree?

The Patidar leader has said the Congress will include the extension of reservation benefit to Patidars in its election manifesto. He is also reported to have staged...

Nov 22 2017

In poll times, Congress, BJP raise heat on Winter Session dates

On Monday, Gandhi said the government took the extraordinary step of not holding the winter session to escape answering questions on corruption in high places, conflict o...

Nov 21 2017

Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terror

Security Council, can already impose massive wide sanctions on the North Korean economy as well as against other countries doing business with North Korea", Fuchs says. N...

Nov 21 2017

Arab League affirms solidarity with KSA's security measures

Riyadh and Tehran have for decades stood on opposing sides of conflicts in the Middle East, including Yemen and Syria - where Iran-backed Hizbollah militiamen are fightin...

Nov 20 2017

Rahul Gandhi Questions Rafale Deal Again, Hits Back at Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has dismissed Congress' allegations on the procurement deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets as shameful, saying the process was complete...

Nov 19 2017

Six terrorists gunned down in J&K's Bandipora; IAF commando martyred

The state police's anti-terror squad and the Central Reserve Police Force had surrounded Chandergeer village in Bandipora district's Hajin area, following specific info...