Stories about World Media

Feb 15 2018

Thomas Cook resumes flights to Tunisia

This is because their governments did not recommend that their citizens should not visit Tunisia. Women offering flowers greet visitors at Enfidha Airport. Before the m...

Feb 15 2018

Neiphiu Rio elected uncontested before polls in Nagaland

Chupfuo Angami was not only Neiphiu's rival but is also his brother-in-law. He was again elected from the same seat in 1993 as Congress candidate and was appointed a mi...

Feb 15 2018

Rodrigo Duterte Tells Soldiers To Shoot Female Rebels In Genitals

President Rodrigo Duterte violated worldwide humanitarian law when he encouraged state forces to shoot female rebels in the vagina if they encounter them in the field, H...

Feb 15 2018

RBI withdraws CDR, SDR, S4A, JLF schemes to restructure defaulted loans

The central bank has now set a strict deadline of 180-day for banks to finalise a resolution plan in case of a default. They will also need to come up with a plan to ge...

Feb 15 2018

I will not seek asylum in Poland: Ukraine opposition leader Saakashvili

The State Border Guard Service of Ukraine said Saakashvili had been residing in Ukraine " illegally " and was returned to the country from which he entered Ukraine. RFE...

Feb 15 2018

Pakistanis Bid Farewell To 'Fearless' Rights Activist Jehangir

Officials at the private hospital where Jahangir passed away said she was brought to the hospital unconscious after suffering brain hemorrhage resulting from a stroke. An...

Feb 15 2018

Queen bans plastic straws and bottles from royal properties

The seven-part documentary, which was broadcast on the BBC previous year, showcased the weird and wonderful species of the oceans . "On human populations alone, over-g...

Feb 15 2018

Sensex Rises 215 Points In Early Trade; Nifty Climbs Above 10500

The BSE index surged 294.71 points to close on 34,300.47 while the broader NSE index finished on 10,539.75, gaining 84.80 points. Brokers said sustained buying by domes...

Feb 15 2018

Myanmar: Security forces face 'action' over killings

The Foreign Secretary has urged the Myanmar leader to take action as the refugee camp in Cox's Bazar swells to 700,000 residents. The Nobel Peace Prize victor had been ...

Feb 15 2018

Isaiah Thomas on joining Lakers: "I got my joy back"

Though he committed six turnovers (and five fouls) in the loss to the Dallas Mavericks , Thomas adjusted well to the Lakers' pace despite not having a deep understanding...

Feb 15 2018

'White powder' sent to Barack Obama's Washington office sparks urgent probe

He's had the office space since leaving the White House in January 2017. Traffic was reportedly heavy in the vicinity as emergency responders arrived. "The incident...

Feb 15 2018

China: Pence Trying to 'Humiliate' North Korea by Meeting with Defectors

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met members of the Samjiyon orchestra that had performed at the ongoing PyeongChang Winter Olympics in South Korea and congratulated t...

Feb 15 2018

ISIS leader alive but injured

The assessment is based on reports from Islamic State detainees and refugees in Northern Syria that emerged months after the airstrike. However, that claim has sinc...

Feb 15 2018

European Union growth approaches pre-crisis levels

The eurozone posted strong industrial production figures for December, while growth data confirmed that the bloc's economy enjoyed its fastest growth rate in a decade pas...

Feb 15 2018

John Kelly indicates he is willing to step down

It has been reported that Kelly knew about these credible accusations for months , an account that he was begging staff to contradict on Friday... But publicly, he has...

Feb 15 2018

Deportation stay granted for father of son with cancer

Jesus Armando Berrones has a final order of deportation. His lawyer, Garrett Wilkes , said Berrones had attended his regular check-in appointments and that he had file...

Feb 15 2018

Kluivert talks up potential Premier League transfer

Kluivert has impressed in an Ajax shirt this season, scoring six goals and providing four assists in 16 league starts in the Eredivisie . Few, however, seek out dist...

Feb 15 2018

United Kingdom government has its own AI for detecting extremist videos

Home Secretary Amber Rudd is visiting the USA to meet tech companies to discuss the idea, as well as other efforts to tackle extremism. Many companies with huge online ...

Feb 15 2018

Pennsylvania governor vetoes Republican-redrawn congressional map

The proposed plan would eliminate the notorious Goofy kicking Donald Duck District appearance of the 7th Congressional District in southeastern Pennsylvania. House Speake...

Feb 15 2018

President Trump breaks silence, says he's 'totally opposed to domestic violence'

After reportedly being prepared to resign , Kelly now maintains that everything is fine, telling The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday that "it was all done right". Las...