Global Media

Tim Cook wants compulsory coding classes for USA kids

Trump has assigned him a daunting portfolio ranging from increasing government efficiency to Middle East peace to relations with China and Mexico. A slew of high tech heavyweights, some of whom ha...

by · Global Media
Mark Zuckerberg's New Mission for Facebook Is 'Bring the World Closer Together'

Mark Zuckerberg's New Mission for Facebook Is 'Bring the World Closer Together'

The first and only until now was "To give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected". This is just the beginning of ways that we're helping bring communities and sub-commu...

by · Global Media
Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, debunks plane crash

Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, debunks plane crash

All of those countries in the past have purchased Canadair CL-415 water bombers, but a Spanish official denied one of their planes had crashed. A house that escaped a recent forest fire stands out...

by · Global Media

Israel Mocks Iran's First Strike on ISIS in Syria As 'A Flop'

Speaking at an annual security and policy conference in Herzliya, he said they obtained "far from precise hits". The Iranian Regime has blamed the attack on the Saudis and the USA, who they claim ...

by · Global Media

With cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House briefing

One suggestion made on Twitter was that CNN's sketch artist progressively draw Mr Spicer "fatter and fatter until he demands cameras". He has covered a wide range of cases, including the Clinton imp...

by · Global Media

Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill

Scott Applewhite). Both the House and Senate bill would phase out the expansion of Medicaid eligibility, but the Senate bill does it more slowly. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. "It's what people expected...

by · Global Media

Trump admin OKs drone sale to India, manufacturer says

But sources tracking the discussions say the U.S. State Department has been concerned about the potential destabilizing impact of introducing high-tech drones into South Asia, where tensions are sim...

by · Global Media

At least 13 dead in Pakistan explosion

Local police said explosives in a vehicle parked close to the office of the chief of provincial police were detonated by remote control Friday morning. Quetta is the provincial capital of Pakistan's ...

by · Global Media

London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

He blamed the use of multiple subcontractors for work on council tower blocks for putting fire safety at risk, saying that "in the end there is no control". Some people said that - despite the e...

by · Global Media
Mummified stolen Canadian toe used in cocktail returned by 'drunken fool'

Mummified stolen Canadian toe used in cocktail returned by 'drunken fool'

The thief of the "sour toe" apologized as he mailed the toe back to the hotel Tuesday, saying he did not intend to steal it, he was just rather intoxicated. Those who drink the shot are supposed to le...

by · Global Media
Justice Department backs Texas 'sanctuary city' law in court

Justice Department backs Texas 'sanctuary city' law in court

The first court hearing is Monday in San Antonio . It also directs Texas officials in most cases to cooperate with federal immigration "detainer" requests - which are essentially efforts to deport un...

by · Global Media
NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind meets Fmr PM Atal Behari Vajpayee

NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind meets Fmr PM Atal Behari Vajpayee

With the BJP coming up with a Dalit name, sources said, the Opposition camp is set to meet on June 22 to decide the future course of action. The meeting comes in the wake of Bihar Chief Minister...

by · Global Media
Qatar Situation Worsens as Turkish Troops Arrive

Qatar Situation Worsens as Turkish Troops Arrive

Imports from Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain , including construction materials and food, represent about 14 percent of Qatar's total imports, said Jaida. Moreover, Gulf countries such as Saudi...

by · Global Media
Iranian cargo planes carrying food land in Doha

Iranian cargo planes carrying food land in Doha

It was also meant to have a security component, with a defense council to coordinate military matters. The country shares a land border with Saudi Arabia, and more than half of its food comes from i...

by · Global Media

Champs Elysees evacuated after man killed in suspected terror attack

When the attacker drove his auto into the police van, he was carrying an assault rifle, two pistols, and ammunition, as well as two large gas canisters. Speaking to reporters, interior ministry's sp...

by · Global Media
CBSE to consider students' marking concerns under verification

CBSE to consider students' marking concerns under verification

In response to the growing demand from students, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday re-initiated the online application process of verification and rechecking of marks and o...

by · Global Media
Tourist bus hits top of Paris tunnel, 4 injured, 1 serious

Tourist bus hits top of Paris tunnel, 4 injured, 1 serious

At least four people were injured, with one in serious condition, a police source told the news station. The nationalities of those injured is not yet known. There were around 20 passengers on the b...

by · Global Media

McConnell's focus: finding votes for Senate health care bill

It takes hundreds of billions of dollars now allocated to care for the working poor, women, children and elderly, and gives it to rich Americans in the form of a huge tax break. For the past seven y...

by · Global Media

Israel razes lands near Nablus in preparation for a new settlement

Ahead of the arrival of the two envoys, the White House urged Israelies and Palestinians to "create an environment conducive to peacemaking". While Israel has continued to expand existing settlement...

by · Global Media
Financial deal between Tories and DUP must be made public - McDonnell

Financial deal between Tories and DUP must be made public - McDonnell

The British government has invited Trump for a state visit, and the USA president has accepted, but the date has not been set. The speech comes after May lost her majority in a snap election earlier...

by · Global Media