Stories about World Media

Feb 08 2018

Senate leaders announce two-year budget deal

The agreement would give the Pentagon an $80 billion increase for the current budget year for core defense programs, a 14 percent increase over current limits that ex...

Feb 08 2018

SC to resume final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today

The court was hearing a batch of cross petitions challenging the 2010 Allahabad High Court verdict that had divided, in by a 2:1 majority, the disputed Babri Masjid-Ramja...

Feb 08 2018

Venezuela Calls April 22 Presidential Election

Venezuela's Supreme Court Justice recently ruled that the country's official opposition coalition, the Democratic Unity Roundtable, could not run on a unity ticket for th...

Feb 08 2018

Scrambled order almost leaves Norway Olympic team with 13500 extra eggs

Chefs attached with Norway's Winter Olympic team were left with 15000 eggs in their kitchen after what was described as an error while placing an order for their athletes...

Feb 08 2018

Civil war: More than 300 child soldiers released in South Sudan

Undertaken in Yambio (south-western South Sudan), it is the first such release in over a year and marks the first phase of the overall programme which will see more than ...

Feb 08 2018

CBS Just Released Footage of Omarosa's Bizarre, Tear-Strewn Trump Confessional

When Matthews asks if Trump has anyone around him to take him to task over his tweeting habits, Newman admits she tried. When Ross asked if the American public shou...

Feb 08 2018

Intensified violence in Damascus kills more Syrians

It said the assault reflects the "dirty USA intentions against Syria's sovereignty and territorial unity". The Syrian government continues to deny the chlorine attack...

Feb 08 2018

Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation

Some analysts say she's a crucial part of the Kim regime, helping shape North Korean strategic policy as part of her brother's executive office. "My message - whatever...

Feb 08 2018

Steve Bannon's testimony to House panel rescheduled for next week

Schiff did not immediately respond to a request for comment. White House chief of staff John Kelly said later that he's instructed officials to complete an evaluation o...

Feb 08 2018

Police In China Now Wear Smart Glasses With Facial Recognition Tech

While the government is very proud of the technology Amnesty International's China researcher William Nee told the Daily Mail he's concerned it could lead to impingem...

Feb 08 2018

Boy desperate for cuddly toy gets stuck in claw machine

Mason ended up getting the toys that he wanted, as well as a few others, before returning to eat dinner with his family. This evening (the child) was enjoying some food a...

Feb 08 2018

Death toll in Syria's Ghouta rises to 80 - NGO

More than a hundred pro-regime fighters were killed. The U.N.is now investigating the most recent attacks, though Russian Federation blocked a statement originating in th...

Feb 08 2018

Defence ministry rubbishes Rahul's allegations of scam in Rafale deal

The Congress had been alleging that the price of the re-negotiated Rafale fighter jets was considerably higher than the cost negotiated by the UPA government, and tha...

Feb 08 2018

South Africa in 'limbo,' opposition parties say

This was after Zuma refused to resign when asked to do so by the party's top six officials. On Tuesday‚ the foundation said: "It is 14 months since the Nelson Mandela F...

Feb 08 2018

Two-Year Budget Deal Would Raise Caps, Give Pentagon $700B in 2018

Senate leaders unveiled a massive two-year budget deal Wednesday, a major victory for both parties that could prevent a government shutdown at the end of this we...

Feb 08 2018

Winter Olympics: North Korea holds military parade on eve of Games

North Korea staged a military parade in Pyongyang today to mark the 70th anniversary of its armed forces, in a show of strength just a day before the Winter Olympics open...

Feb 08 2018

Deputy fired after allegedly robbing bank in Rowan County

Athey's past includes working as a private security contractor for Blackwater in Iraq and Afghanistan during the wars. No injuries were reported from the robbery. He is...

Feb 08 2018

Bermuda Same-Sex Marriage Repealed Less Than a Year Later

About a half dozen existing same-sex marriages in Bermuda , which took place between the Supreme Court ruling in May 2017 and the repeal, will continue to be recognised ...

Feb 08 2018

POTUS Aide To Leave White House After Abuse Allegations

Porter said in a statement that the allegations by two former wives were "outrageous" and "simply false". Willoughby made similar allegations, besides showing the n...

Feb 08 2018

Deputies respond to report of person holding an eyeball in Anderson Co

The church worker claims the February 6 incident was so shocking a 911 dispatcher didn't believe her story at first. As parishioners looked on dumbfounded, with blood...