Stories about World Media

Feb 11 2018

Who is Asma Jahangir ?

There is still awful violence against women, discrimination against minorities and near-slavery for bonded labourers, but Jahangir told AFP during an interview in 2014 th...

Feb 11 2018

Abraham Kiprotich wins 3rd Lagos City Marathon

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has revealed plans to invest in training of Nigerian athletes to compete with elite athletes all over the world for the grand p...

Feb 11 2018

Thorbjorn Olesen takes Super 6 lead on Saturday

Only the top-24 players will qualify for the final round match play component, when golfers will go head-to-head in a series of six-hole shootouts. Meesawat produced se...

Feb 11 2018

230 civilians killed in Syrian, Russian airstrikes in past week

Eastern Ghouta is supposed to be one of four "de-escalation zones" declared a year ago in a bid to reduce the bloodshed. "A military helicopter was downed". In all, the...

Feb 11 2018

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC as Army battles terror attack at Sunjwan

On February 8, a 45-year-old woman was killed in shelling by the Pakistani troops along the LoC in the KG sector of Poonch. The Indian and Pakistani armies had agreed t...

Feb 11 2018

Egypt army kills 16 jihadists in Sinai

The Air Forces destroyed a total of 66 hideouts used by militants to carry out their attacks against the military and police personnel, as well as the civilians, accordin...

Feb 11 2018

US Military jets BOMB Pro Syrian Regime forces

In western Syria , meanwhile, four consecutive days of regime bombardment on the rebel-held zone of Eastern Ghouta, outside Damascus , have killed more than 100 civ...

Feb 11 2018

Virginia could be No. 1 if it beats Virginia Tech

Virginia trailed nearly throughout after the Hokies reeled of 17 straight points in the first half, finally pulling even at 35-all with Hall, Ty Jerome and Hall again nai...

Feb 11 2018

Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress

According to him, "All have to be united against the one who is trying to divide the nation". While leaving Nabanna late in the evening, Banerjee said she was impressed...

Feb 11 2018

PM asks BJP MPs to create awareness about schemes announced in Budget

BJP MPs were today given a glossy compilation, which describes Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an "unbeatable global legend", of worldwide media reports on his Davos v...

Feb 11 2018

Man arrested in Colorado woman's death says victim hired him

An autopsy revealed that she died from a single gunshot to the head and had a "potentially lethal dose of heroin" in her system at the time of her death. Lopez said Bolli...

Feb 11 2018

House GOP works to avert shutdown

While the funding bill now heads to the Senate for deliberation, the upper chamber's leaders are working on a separate deal that would increase over the next two ye...

Feb 11 2018

Bouts of snow followed by freezing rain Sunday

Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent are under freezing rain warnings. While Quebec City will be spared the brunt of the freezing rain, it will also see some on Sunday night....

Feb 11 2018

Trump fires back at Democrats over rejected Russian Federation probe memo

Trump released a tweet Saturday saying Democrats "knew, because of sources and methods (and more )" that it could not be declassified and released in full. Trump authori...

Feb 11 2018

Narendra Modi to become first Prime minister to visit Palestine

Modi met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Saturday. The prime minister's visit will begin from Palestine from tomorrow after t...

Feb 11 2018

US President and Indian PM discuss Maldivian issue in a phone call

As envoys for the Yameen administration have been sent to China, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia, the USA joined India in condemning the political crackdown. United States has ...

Feb 11 2018

Fix the FBI, Don't Politicize It

US President Donald Trump today claimed a memo written by his party on an investigation into possible Russian interference in his election campaign " vindicates " him...

Feb 11 2018

Dede: I'm not scared of Swansea's relegation challenges

He said: "We have a better chance now, we are in a completely different position". "We blocked them, we started creating problems and as you know during the game I was ...

Feb 11 2018

Donald Trump laments 'shattered' lives after aides resign

But the aftershocks of his resignation reverberated amid concerns about his access to classified information. Months before Willoughby spoke to reporters and identifi...

Feb 11 2018

GOP memo answers and raises questions

A letter released by two Republican senators takes a new approach to discrediting the Trump-Russia investigation by attacking the credibility of the former British ...