World Media


US sanctions top Iranian official for first time since nuclear deal US sanctions top Iranian official for first time since nuclear deal
- January 14, 2018

And if at any time I judge that such an agreement is not within reach, I will withdraw from the deal immediately, Trump warned, adding that no one should doubt his words. "Iran's response will be severe, and all consequences of this hostile act will be the responsibility of the United States", it said. Trump is also waiving other US penalties covered by the agreement, including on Iran's oil and gas sectors, which were up for renewal next week. (more...)
African ambassadors condemn Trump remarks as 'racist' African ambassadors condemn Trump remarks as 'racist'
- January 14, 2018

Ghana, located in West Africa, is one of the region's most politically stable countries, and it has long enjoyed friendly relations with the United States - according to a Pew poll from 2015 , 89 percent of the country said they had a favorable view of America, though that number dropped to 59 percent when the same poll was conducted in 2017. (more...)
Various parts of northern India continue to reel under coldwave Various parts of northern India continue to reel under coldwave
- January 14, 2018

The ski-resort of Gulmarg recorded minus 5.4 degrees Celsius, an increase of over three degrees. Leh was the coldest place recorded in Jammu and Kashmir, the official said. In Himachal Pradesh, cold wave swept most parts of the state with minimum temperatures further dropping in high-altitude areas. Even though there was an improvement of over 6 degree from Thursday, Kargil was the coldest place in the region at minus 14.8 degree, followed by Leh, where the mercury surged 7 degree and ... (more...)
Trump Admin Waives Iran Nuclear Sanctions But Announces New Targeted Sanctions Trump Admin Waives Iran Nuclear Sanctions But Announces New Targeted Sanctions
- January 14, 2018

The decision is set against a week of anti-establishment demonstrations in Iran that the country's security force said it had quashed on Sunday after arresting the last of the protests organizers. Zarif has said Trump's aggressive stance on the deal and Iran generally have also violated the commitment to "refrain from any policy specifically meant to directly and adversely affect the normalisation of trade and economic relations with Iran" under paragraph 29. (more...)
Trump slams Senate immigration deal, denies offensive language Trump slams Senate immigration deal, denies offensive language
- January 14, 2018

Jimmy Kimmel devoted the most time to Trump's comments on Thursday night. The White House doctor on Friday declared that the United States President Donald Trump was in "excellent health" , after Trump underwent his first medical check-up as the USA president. (more...)
Trump open to US-NKorea talks 'under right circumstances' Trump open to US-NKorea talks 'under right circumstances'
- January 14, 2018

The North's attempts for clandestine purchase of vital fuel have been hit by firm action by South Korea when it seized two ships, which had delivered fuel to North Korean vessels on the high seas. We welcome the many signs of peace in the Korean Peninsula, highlighted by the agreement between North and South Korea to hold official talks - the first ones in the last two years - in Panmunjom, the truce village on the border of the two Koreas. (more...)
What dropping Bhuvneshwar Kumar tells us about Virat Kohli's captaincy What dropping Bhuvneshwar Kumar tells us about Virat Kohli's captaincy
- January 14, 2018

Dhawan dropped one - that of Keshav Maharaj. "Apart from that, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar and all (others) are very talented and they have proved in the last Test match ( against South Africa ), given a wicket like that they can rip apart any team". (more...)
Canada, US to host meeting on North Korea
- January 13, 2018

Analysts see North Korea's need for Chinese oil as the most powerful economic leverage against Pyongyang . But financial institutions will now have to treat even those few that are allowed - including remittances worth less than $1,000 and humanitarian aid - as potential cases of money laundering and report them to the government. (more...)
Seattle Genetics (SGEN) Given a $50.00 Price Target at Cantor Fitzgerald
- January 13, 2018

The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $31.88 and compares with the $12.29 52-week low. The total number of shares traded in the last 90-day period is 136,314. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, January 4 by Maxim Group. The stock has "Buy" rating by H.C. Wainwright on Friday, October 27. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Hold" on Thursday, July 27. (more...)
Shittes reacts to rumoured death of its leader, El-Zakzaky Shittes reacts to rumoured death of its leader, El-Zakzaky
- January 13, 2018

PRNigeria provided a transcript from the one-minute, 20-second interaction between Sheikh ElZakzaky with journalists at a Safe Facility in Abuja. The journalists moved towards him. The cleric and his wife sustained gunshot wounds during their arrests. Earlier this week, rumors of El-Zakzaky's death ran rampant in Nigeria. "He has developed stroke in detention", Falana had said. (more...)
Oregon State Beavers Articles, Photos, and Videos Oregon State Beavers Articles, Photos, and Videos
- January 13, 2018

Here's a look at the 11th-ranked Arizona State Sun Devils. The Sun Devils (13-4, 4-1) called a full timeout with 16.1 seconds showing on the clock, but a Courtney Ekmark desperation three-point attempt was partially blocked by Pivec and fell well short. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooting: Unsealed documents reveal new details Las Vegas Shooting: Unsealed documents reveal new details
- January 13, 2018

District Judge Jennifer Dorsey ordered them unsealed. Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in an undated photo. While the unsealed documents corroborate earlier confirmations from law enforcement officials that Marilou Danley was out of the country at the time of the deadly shooting, investigators also believe or at one time believed that Danley was "the most likely person who aided or abetted Stephen Paddock." The pages of documents made public Friday after lawsuits filed by the Las ... (more...)
Steve Bannon Stepping Down from Breitbart News Steve Bannon Stepping Down from Breitbart News
- January 13, 2018

He initially left Breitbart in 2016 to lead Mr Trump's unconventional election campaign. From there, he followed Trump to the White House, serving as chief strategist for much of 2017 before being ousted and returning to Breitbart . His reputation for reading the populist heart of America took a blow when a Democrat won the seat for the first time in a generation. " Breitbart depends on private financing because they experienced this massive advertiser boycott", said Kurt Bardella, ... (more...)
Death toll climbs to 18 in massive Montecito mudslide
- January 13, 2018

Emergency workers search areas damaged from storms in Montecito , Calif., Jan. 11, 2018. Later in the day, however, officials reported at a news conference that there were 43 missing. Montecito, the California coastal enclave devastated by this week's deadly mudslides , is known as Oprah's hometown. The U.S. Forest Service made the announcement Friday after aerial surveys of the 440-square-mile (1, 140-square-kilometre ) scar left by the so-called Thomas fire . (more...)
Chelsea Manning To Run For US Senate In Maryland Chelsea Manning To Run For US Senate In Maryland
- January 13, 2018

Manning would challenge Democrat Ben Cardin , who will face re-election in November. Before leaving the White House, President Barack Obama commuted all but four months of Manning's remaining prison term. Race filings demonstrate that Manning, 30, presented her appointment to the Federal Election Commission on Thursday as a Democrat. She came out as transgendered shortly after her sentencing, but the military denied her request for hormone therapy treatment while behind bars. (more...)
'Trump new sanctions blatant violation of JCPOA' 'Trump new sanctions blatant violation of JCPOA'
- January 13, 2018

These penalties largely cut Iran out of the worldwide financial system, until they were suspended by Mr Obama under the nuclear deal . "Instead, I have outlined two possible paths forward: either fix the deal's disastrous flaws, or the United States will withdraw". (more...)
Trump claims London embassy is a 'bad deal' Trump claims London embassy is a 'bad deal'
- January 13, 2018

An invitation from May for Trump to visit Queen Elizabeth II has encountered growing opposition, fuelled in part by the president's Twitter criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan and his retweets of propaganda from a far-right British anti-Muslim group. (more...)
Heartbreak as resilient De Minaur falls in Sydney International final Heartbreak as resilient De Minaur falls in Sydney International final
- January 13, 2018

The momentum was firmly with Medvedev, who charged into a 4-0 lead as De Minaur tightened up, but the teenager was not finished yet, saving a match point prior to getting back on serve at 5-5, as the pair continued to trade punches. At the start of this week his world ranking sat at No.167; by the beginning of next that's projected to rise 40 places. "Love watching him play", Murray wrote on Twitter. (more...)
Financial sector is priority for United Kingdom in Brexit negotiations Financial sector is priority for United Kingdom in Brexit negotiations
- January 13, 2018

In an interview with the German newspaper, Mr Hammond said: "We hear a willingness and enthusiasm in the United States of America and from many other countries around the world to make new trade deals with us". But imagine you are running a successful, thriving club. "The completion of the first phase of the talks must have given them confidence", he added. "You can not really run a club if you are constantly threatening members who decide to leave". (more...)
Trump Administration Says US Will Stay In Iran Nuclear Deal For Now Trump Administration Says US Will Stay In Iran Nuclear Deal For Now
- January 13, 2018

He said the pact should be strengthened with a separate agreement within 120 days, or else the United States will withdraw."This is a last chance", the Trump said in a statement . Unilaterally reimposing the sanctions would put the United States in violation of an global agreement that was unanimously approved by the Security Council in 2015. (more...)
Hawaiians sent terrifying, false warning of inbound ballistic missile
- January 13, 2018

Officials quickly confirmed afterward that the alert was a false alarm and had been sent out by mistake. The message was sent amid heightened nuclear tensions between the United States and North Korea. Travel and tourism in Hawaii are learning how a technical error may be able to put tourism safety on the line. In the meantime 911 still remains down in Hawaii. (more...)
Mahathir not allowed to visit Anwar by prison authorities Mahathir not allowed to visit Anwar by prison authorities
- January 13, 2018

There was a worry from the prison itself, if we allowed them to meet, it might have been controversial. Dr Mahathir was on Sunday announced as the opposition prime minister candidate and this was to have been his first visit to the PKR de facto leader. (more...)
United Kingdom opposition party grassroots support second Brexit vote United Kingdom opposition party grassroots support second Brexit vote
- January 13, 2018

Blair and other opponents argue that voters should be able to review these terms and decide whether to go ahead rather than be bound by the 2016 referendum. Blair argues that the focus of May's government is on Brexit and that, by not opposing it, Labour are hamstrung in how they can attack her government's policies. (more...)
Norwegians say: 'No thanks, Mr President!' to immigration welcome
- January 13, 2018

When asked how his uncle would have responded to Trump's comments on Thursday, Farris Jr. said that he would have urged Trump "not to refer to African countries like that". In a statement on Friday, Graham reiterated standard pro-immigration, pro-amnesty talking points, claiming he almost reprimanded Trump after he allegedly made the comment. (more...)
Kareena Kapoor-starrer 'Veere Di Wedding' pushes release date to June 1 Kareena Kapoor-starrer 'Veere Di Wedding' pushes release date to June 1
- January 13, 2018

Now we hear that Kareena Kapoor Khan , Sonam Kapoor and Swara Bhaskar starrrer " Veere Di Wedding " release date has also been pushed further. "Save the date for " Veere Di Wedding " on June 1", Sonam tweeted. Producer Ekta Kapoor said the film would release on her nephew Lakshya's (Tusshar Kapoor's son), birthday. "Ab shaadi aur bday pe aap sab ko nimantran hai". (more...)

« 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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 next »