Stories about World Media

Apr 20 2017

Posh day at palace: Victoria Beckham gets royal recognition

On being given the title, Victoria said: "It was an absolute pleasure to be at Buckingham Palace today". Famous fans of her label include her close friend Eva Longoria an...

Apr 20 2017

No Lions place for England captain Dylan Hartley

I think 10s are. Defensively, we're going to have to be strong in that area. The squad is only three fewer than Clive Woodward took on the ill-fated 2005 New Zealand ca...

Apr 20 2017

Blue Jackets remain alive with win over Penguins

Columbus still have a mountain to climb in the best-of-seven series as they trail 3-1 heading into Thursday's game. The offense was dynamic and opportunistic, the defense...

Apr 20 2017

No need for Trump's approval to use massive bomb

Afghan officials said 36 militants were killed in the strike. "Security source to Amaq agency denies any dead or wounded from yesterday's American strike in Nangarhar u...

Apr 20 2017

Uma Bharti cancels Ayodhya visit

Ms Bharti already claimed that she was "ready to face any punishment" for the Ram temple cause. BJP leader Vinay Katiyar today said he is ready "to go jail for a Ram te...

Apr 20 2017

No criminal conspiracy in Babri demolition: Katiyar

The bench also ruled that Kalyan Singh, currently the governor of Rajasthan, enjoys constitutional immunity and won't be tried right now. Talking to reporters on Wedn...

Apr 20 2017

Tillerson Says US and Russia Remain Divided on Syria

Tillerson has a meeting set later Wednesday in Moscow with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Tillerson, on his first visit to Russian Federation in his current role, stru...

Apr 20 2017

Star QB Tom Brady to miss NFL champs' visit to White House

Trump and not Tom Brady. Trump's welcome to the team was coming hours after the news from MA prisons officials that ex-Patriot tight end Aaron Hernandez hanged himself ...

Apr 20 2017

'Australia first' foreign visa changes spark cheers, fears

Under the current system, migrants enter Australia on a range of visas. It also provides a pathway for skilled workers and their dependents to apply for permanent residen...

Apr 20 2017

AIADMK symbol row: Delhi Police probe reaches Chennai

He said they need not have gone public with their revolt against him and said " Had they asked me, I would have resigned". According to The Hindu , welcoming Panneerse...

Apr 20 2017

Israel kills Palestinian near illegal settlement

Israeli army medics treated the driver at the scene, according to reports, but he later died of his wounds at the hospital. According to Ma'an documentation, Mashahra...

Apr 20 2017

UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

The early election in June means May will not have to face the voters again until 2022, giving her a wider margin of maneuver at the tail end of the Brexit talks. But he ...

Apr 20 2017

Venezuelans gear up for 'mother of all marches' against President Maduro

Rodríguez's comment follows weeks of protests in Venezuela that were ignited after the Supreme Tribunal of Justice high court said it would assume the opposition-controll...

Apr 20 2017

China seeks Russia's help to 'cool' North Korea situation

Amid the latest saber-rattling between Washington and Pyongyang , North Korea has staged a massive parade on the 105th anniversary of founder Kim Il Sung's birthday. A...

Apr 20 2017

Korea Celebrated Its Founder By Showing Off A Bunch Of Missiles

Although DefCon doubts missiles from North Korea could hit USA mainland - others are not so sure. "It's presumed to be a new ICBM", a Seoul official was quoted as sayin...

Apr 20 2017

India seeks permission for Jadhav's family to visit Pakistan

The court's order came on a plea filed by social activist Rahul Sharma that an Indian citizen had been illegally detained and wrongly sentenced to capital punishment by a...

Apr 20 2017

Christian governor on trial for blasphemy fights to keep job in vote

The run-off placed Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, a Christian and ethnic-Chinese leader nicknamed "Ahok", against Baswedan, a Muslim politician with a backgro...

Apr 20 2017

Sarah Palin Slams Elizabeth Warren For Stealing 'Fight Like a Girl' Line

Sarah Palin is calling out the liberal MA senator after Warren tweeted the catch phrase "fight like a girl" on Tuesday, below a picture of her posing with the "Fearles...

Apr 19 2017

United to pay compensation to plane passengers

The incident has led to a torrent of criticism against United Airlines. "What happened to my dad should have never happened to any human being", she said. The press con...

Apr 19 2017

Trump declares US-Russia relations may be at 'all-time low'

Vladimir Safronkov told the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday that the chemical attack on the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun needs to be investigated and he asked how Fre...