Stories about World Media

Mar 20 2018

World's last male northern white rhino dies, Kenyan conservancy says

Sudan's death comes as a shock as the rhino was reportedly on the mend , after an infection in his leg had previously led to the suggestion that he may need to be put do...

Mar 20 2018

Putin savours big victory after winning six more years at Russia's helm

They included discrepancies in ballot numbers, ballot boxes placed out of sight of observation cameras and last-minute voter registration changes likely created to boost ...

Mar 20 2018

Natarajan, Sasikala Hubby dies of kidney failure

The funeral will be held at Thanjavur, Sasikala's hometown on Wednesday. The parole was granted on the condition that she would not be involved in any political, public o...

Mar 20 2018

Railways recruitment is competitive, transparent: Goyal

The protestors who have passed the Railway act apprentice exam are demanding removal of 20% upper limit in hiring of candidates for Railway jobs. "Apprentices can apply a...

Mar 20 2018

Brexit talks 'may break down over Ireland'

Chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier and his British counterpart David Davis met in Brussels after their teams held intensive talks at the weekend, with a press conferenc...

Mar 20 2018

Republicans tell Trump to lay off Robert Mueller - but take no action

Trump may have felt emboldened after Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired former Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director Andrew McCabe on Friday, something Tr...

Mar 20 2018

Plateau United crash out of Caf Champions League

MFM VS MC ALGERMFM FC did well to earn to a 2-1 win in the first leg at the Agege Stadium last week but the reverse fixture will be a different scenario. Tosin Omoyele sc...

Mar 20 2018

Ex-spy poisoning: USA holds Russian Federation responsible

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley says Russia's involvement in a chemical nerve agent attack on British soil is a "defining moment" for the U.N. Security Council, as one pe...

Mar 20 2018

Indian Hostages Held By ISIL Killed In Mosul: FM Swaraj Says

Swaraj told the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that the DNA of all those Indian had matched adding that her deputy, Gen (Retd) VK Singh, will travel to Iraq with a chartered pl...

Mar 20 2018

Democrat to Trump: 'Fire Mueller and I will vote to fire you'

The news also comes after The New York Times reported last weekend that Mueller recently sent over a list of questions to Trump's team. Trump's lawyers have been work...

Mar 20 2018

United States agriculture secretary says exports at risk in tariff disputes

The Trump administration is said to be preparing tariffs against Chinese information technology, telecommunications and consumer products in an attempt to force changes i...

Mar 20 2018

Putin rejects spy attack claims as chemical weapons experts head to UK

Even so, Putin will use his next six years to assert his vision of a strong Russian Federation, according to Joerg Forbrig, senior program director of the German Marsha...

Mar 20 2018

Western Pennsylvania's special election: Here's what happens next

Lamb didn't have to cast himself as a Trump backlash candidate because he was certain to win the president's energized foes. Larry Otter, a lawyer who specializes in ...

Mar 20 2018

Explosion at Texas FedEx facility might be linked to Austin serial bombings

It is the fifth blast to hit the USA state in March, which have so far killed two people. The San Antonio Fire Department said the package exploded shortly after midnig...

Mar 20 2018

Abbas blames Hamas for blast targeting PM

Earlier in Twitter comments, Friedman suggested that the settlements were part of Israel, while also reproaching the Palestinian Authority for its unwillingness to cond...

Mar 20 2018

Xi Jinping unanimously re-elected Chinese President, CMC chairman

However, the removal of term limits alone does not necessarily mean that Xi will remain president until his death. Reform-minded Guo Shuqing, 61, the current chair of...

Mar 20 2018

Mississippi's only abortion clinic sues state over nation's most restrictive ban

Mississippi's only abortion clinic sued state officials within an hour of the governor signing the country's most restrictive abortion ban into law, The Associated Pre...

Mar 20 2018

Israel Defense Forces destroy Hamas tunnel near Gaza Strip

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas holds a press conference following the Extraordinary Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the recent U...

Mar 20 2018

PH gov't congratulates Putin on winning presidential election

That will make him the longest-serving ruler since Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and has raised Western fears of spiralling confrontation. "We will not allow for any sor...

Mar 20 2018

Putin Projected to Win Reelection in Russian Federation

The constitution limits the president to two successive terms, obliging him to step down at the end of his new mandate - as he did in 2008 after serving two four-year t...