Stories about World Media

Feb 25 2018

Russians sang over Olympic anthem with own anthem after winning gold

Kaprizov's goal began a joyous celebration as the Russian squad raced onto the ice for hugs and laughter while flag-waving supporters roared with delight. "That's an elit...

Feb 25 2018

India women's team beat South Africa, Win Series 3-1

Junior Dala, who marked his debut in the first T20I, will be the main asset of the home team in the bowling department as he has picked up four wickets in the first t...

Feb 25 2018

TL;DR: Taylor, Santner drive New Zealand home in series opener

Ross Taylor scored his 18th one-day global century and combined in a 178-run partnership with Tom Latham to lead New Zealand to a three-wicket win over England in ...

Feb 25 2018

Rahul targets PM after yet another bank fraud comes to light

Citing the example of legendary Kannada philosopher Basannava, Gandhi said that PM Modi should practice what he preaches in his speeches. "Major universities and colleg...

Feb 25 2018

China paves way for Xi Jinping to extend rule beyond 2 terms

Meaning, President Xi Jinping could stay in the office indefinitely because, for now, he has nearly completed his two terms, and will soon be asked to step down from the ...

Feb 25 2018

Suspect shot multiple times while trying to rob liquor store

The liquor store opened the next day. Graphic surveillance footage from Forest Acres Liquor Store in Tulsa, Okla., shows an armed robber breaking in and threatening the...

Feb 25 2018

National brands abandon NRA in Florida school shooting reckoning

The companies were among the 22 corporations offering discounts and "five star savings" to the gun lobby's members, as detailed on the NRA's " member benefits " page....

Feb 25 2018

Revision in Analysts' Earnings Estimates: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Pacwest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) had a decrease of 21.03% in short interest. The shares were sold at an average price of $64.75, for a total transaction of $2,305,359.00. Si...

Feb 25 2018

Worldwide watchdog places Pak on terror 'grey list'

Reports after the FATF meeting in Paris said Pakistan will be included in the list in June this year. "Most of the concerns raised by the United States side regarding def...

Feb 25 2018

PM Modi urges scientists to find ways to enhance lives of humankind

Modi also stressed on the importance of public and occupational safety, urging citizens to inculcate safety in their day-to-day lives. "There is unprecedented investmen...

Feb 25 2018

Billy Graham's body to make journey from mountains to Charlotte

Graham is considered one of the most influential preachers of the 20th century. Franklin Graham said he was fulfilling a promise to his father to bring the body to Ch...

Feb 25 2018

NRA chief slams anti-gun 'elites' after Florida school massacre

The 19-year-former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland , Fla., has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder for allegedly mowing down...

Feb 25 2018

North Korea Wants Role in Paralympics Despite Killing, Using Disabled for 'Experiments'

The 2018 Winter Olympics is preparing to conclude in PyeongChang on Sunday, but North Korea's 25.3 million citizens haven't seen a single second of coverage. Jinmi, w...

Feb 25 2018

Trump urges more armed teachers and guards at US schools

She said she's unsure whether the town hall answered her questions. They say it was created to be more of a dry run for protests planned for March 14th and April 20th. ...

Feb 25 2018

UN Security Council votes in favour of 30-day Syria ceasefire

A Security Council resolution requires nine affirmative votes total, and no veto from any of the five permanent members. "We can not allow this situation to continue". ...

Feb 25 2018

NRA backlash grows: United, Delta sever ties with gun lobby

Enterprise Holdings, in response to CNN's requests for additional comment, did not say why or when it chose to end its partnership with the NRA. The move comes after se...

Feb 25 2018

Snowboarding-Lee sends Koreans wild with first snowboarding medal

Meanwhile, her teammate Kim Ha-nul, who was 21st after the short program, performed a flawless free program to receive a personal high of 121.38 points, helping make up f...

Feb 25 2018

Red Cross reveals 21 staff paid for sexual services

At least 363 Palestinians, including 39 children have been killed and 1,720 people wounded in intensive bombardment by Israel on Islamist targets in Gaza. They have promi...

Feb 25 2018

Trump Wants 'Comprehensive Background Checks' for Gun Buyers. What Does That Mean?

Insisting he will take action on guns and school shootings, Trump doubled down by saying that armed security guards are not enough and trained teachers should also ca...

Feb 25 2018

European allies warn of trade retaliations if United States tariffs imposed

Buying Aluminum in 2018? " If the president accepts any of the recommendations from the Commerce Department's report on aluminum imports, it will dramatically increase ...