World Media

by | May 03, 2018 | 14:20

Founded in June 2004 by an global group of journalists, the PEC is a non-governmental organization (NGO) with special consultative United Nations (UN) status, whose aim is to strengthen the legal protection and safety of journalists in conflict zones, areas of civil unrest, or on risky missions.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:05

The blaze is thought to have been started by a gas explosion, the BBC said. A large blaze lights up downtown Sao Paulo after a 26-storey block of flats caught fire and collapsed late in the night. The governor said it was legally hard to force people to evacuate the old and decaying buildings. Firefighter Lt. Andre Elias told Globo TV that at least one person had been killed in the collapse.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:06

The day is a celebration of labourers and the working classes that is promoted by the global labour movement every year on 1 May, an ancient European spring festival . He also heaped praises on the model workers of China University of Labour Relations for their notable contributions to the country and to the Communist Party of China (CPC), the main dominating party.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:27

With 765 suspected drug-related deaths in 2018 in New Jersey already reported, now more than ever residents must be vigilant about disposing of expired and unwanted prescriptions as New Jersey continues to battle the opioid crisis. Studies show that a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, including from the home medicine cabinet. If you didn't make it to Saturday's event, Vestavia Hill Police offers 24-hour access to anonymous prescription drug take back ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:29

U.S. President Donald Trump has postponed a decision on imposing steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union and Mexico until June 1, and has reached an agreement in principle with Argentina, Australia and Brazil, a source familiar with the decision said on Monday.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:22

Earlier, state television said successive blasts were heard in rural Hama province and that authorities were investigating the cause. Tensions have flared on Israel's northern borders following an airstrike in Syria , widely attributed to Israel , on the Iran-operated T4 airbase.

by | April 30, 2018 | 02:24

We already own the site, we own the building. Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes announced Friday that he intends to relocate Paraguay's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by the end of his term. "The Czech Republic has made a decision to open in May an honorary consulate in West Jerusalem , and before the end of the year a Czech (cultural) centre, also in West Jerusalem ", the statement said.

by | April 30, 2018 | 01:28

Trump quickly claimed vindication Friday, calling the report "totally conclusive, strong, powerful, many things". It also accused former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper of having "provided inconsistent testimony to the Committee about his contacts with media", specifically pointing to inconsistencies in Clapper's testimonies regarding whether he discussed the controversial dossier with reporters.

by | April 29, 2018 | 21:41

It has been previously reported that Trump did spend at least one night in Moscow during his 2013 trip. I write at the end of my book that Trump's presidency is a forest fire ... Comey said he did try later in college to reach out to the classmate. Patrick Fitzgerald , Chicago's former longtime US attorney, is helping represent his longtime friend, former FBI Director James Comey.

by | April 28, 2018 | 22:25

The attacker had been bullied at school and harboured a hatred of children, the report by state broadcaster CCTV said. Nine people dead, 10 people hospitalised after a 28-year-old suspect identified as surname Zhao stabbed attack outside a middle school in northwestern China .

by | April 28, 2018 | 22:23

The Huthi rebels staged a public funeral on Saturday for Saleh al-Sammad, head of their Supreme Political Council and effectively the insurgents' second-in-command, who was killed last week in an air raid claimed by Saudi Arabia and its allies.

by | April 27, 2018 | 11:24

In congressional legislation he unveiled Wednesday, Carson plans to raise the required amount that residents pay in rent from 30 percent to 35 percent of their income, according to The Hill. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson called the current model antiquated and unsustainable. This latest move comes after the administration's proposed FY2019 budget recommends a almost 18 percent cut to HUD .

by | April 27, 2018 | 11:25

An investigation by EPA's Office of Inspector General determined that the person who wrote the tweet "is now believed to be living in India". Pruitt's actions are being investigated by government watchdogs, Congress, and the White House.

by | April 27, 2018 | 11:22

In Washington , a White House official said the United States would press Germany about trade deficits that "pose risks to global economic stability", and "would like to remove trade so that we can level the playing field". After an outcry from U.S. allies, he granted a temporary exemption to key partners including the European Union - but this expires on May 1. On the eve of Merkel's USA visit, Berlin's hopes were dim.

by | April 27, 2018 | 11:23

But in the East's No. 1 seed's first-round series, the Raptors' reserve scoring down to 34.5 points. Here's an example of Boston executing that shot for Mook as intended. But after a last-second loss last game, I expect the Celtics to bounce back strong at home especially if Smart can return and make an impact. The same goes for Marcus Morris , who couldn't get it going offensively in Games 3 and 4.

by | April 27, 2018 | 11:20

In the letter, 985 scientists from around the United States - including former EPA scientists - urged Pruitt not to go through with this restriction, and they explain the damage that it could do to the health of Americans. "They are trying to pull the carpet out from under scientists". The government's defense had noted that " EPA's reliance on published scientific studies without obtaining and reviewing the underlying data is not only reasonable, it is the only workable approach".

by | April 26, 2018 | 10:40

He also recalled that Reinking had told people he was going to marry Swift, said he was being harassed and stalked by her, and claimed to have bought a $14,000 ring for the pop star, the report said. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives special Agent Marcus Watson said Monday that his action is "potentially a violation of federal law".

by | April 26, 2018 | 10:33

Key swing votes in Pompeo's favor include Kentucky Republican Sen. Delaware Democrat Chris Coons opposed Pompeo but agreed to vote present - neither for nor against the nominee - to compensate for the absence of a Republican on the committee, Johnny Isakson of Georgia.

by | April 25, 2018 | 06:37

Without surprise, the monkey selfie went viral on the internet that year. When the court revisited the case they outlined specific details of the definition of the " next friend standing" status PETA used to file a lawsuit against Slater.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:18

Protests against Kathua rape and murder are going on in Kashmir from round 15 to 20 days. Protests by angry students spread to towns and villages of Kashmir early this month after four more civilians were killed in encounters. However, in Anantnag , Shopian, Bandipora and Sopore, police and para-military forces, fired pellets and tear smoke canisters at protesting students, during which several students including females were injured and police made few arrests as well.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:06

According to the report , the PM and her top aides "will not be crying into our beer" if Parliament forces such an outcome on the Government. It is the third defeat for the government's flagship Brexit legislation after last week's votes on the customs union and changes from EU to United Kingdom law.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:10

Minister of Sport and Recreation Tokozile Xasa has strongly condemned the violent scenes seen at Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday following a Nedbank Cup semi-final tie. can not be tolerated", South Africa's Premier Soccer League said. Moses Mabhida Stadium was opened in 2009 and was a central venue during the 2010 World Cup.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:03

Stoltenberg said in a statement that Syria's use of chemical weapons was "a clear breach of global norms and agreements". "We can not tolerate the normalization of the use of chemical weapons", he said in a statement issued shortly after huge explosions were heard in Syria's capital early Saturday followed by the sound of airplanes overhead.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:53

American Airlines said it started additional inspections of its 737s before Tuesday's accident, while the directive was being debated. Pilot Tammie Jo Shults, a veteran Navy pilot, successfully landed the one-engine plane gently at Philadelphia International Airport.

by | April 22, 2018 | 01:34

A large number of state troopers were also on hand. High school students from across metro Phoenix plan to walk out of school and some will hold a "die-in" at the state Capitol in the latest protest against gun violence. Students not only called on lawmakers to enact tighter gun laws, but they said they want them to stop taking money from the National Rifle Association.