Stories about World Media

Apr 17 2018

Gaza tunnel foiled, lifts veil on detection lab

The militant Islamic Jihad group said four of its members were killed Saturday in a "work accident" in the southern Gaza Strip along the border with Israel. The summit al...

Apr 17 2018

President leads tributes to Big Tom

Daniel O'Donnell on Big Tom "He will be missed so, so much". "But Tom McBride was more than just a singer". Singer Daniel O'Donnell said: "He reached out to people ...

Apr 17 2018

Pakistan inciting Sikh pilgrims to raise Khalistan issue, says India

Pakistan's deputy high commissioner was summoned and informed about the strong condemnation by India on such efforts by Pakistan, said the statement . The Indian Foreign...

Apr 17 2018

Comey takes a swipe at Trump in plug for new book

Trump's tweets are part of a broader effort by the White House and the Republican National Committee to discredit Comey, who has written a damaging tell-all book called ...

Apr 17 2018

USA launches strikes on Syria

The comments appear to row back on President Donald Trump's earlier warning to Russian Federation that it should "get ready" for missile strikes in Syria . But one m...

Apr 17 2018

More snow on the way (yes, really)

West wind around 14 miles per hour. The weather service said there is a slight chance of rain and snow Friday , with a high in the lower 50s. Expect a rather breezy da...

Apr 17 2018

National Weather Service Confirms Tornadoes, Recovery Underway

This damage was consistent with an EF-1 tornado with a wind speed of 100 miles per hour. It started near Timberlake in northwest Campbell County, moved into western Lynch...

Apr 17 2018

Teenage boy finds treasure linked to Viking king

That said, it is worth noting this is not the first discovery from amateur treasure hunters, Live Science reported. "This was the (biggest) discovery of my life", hob...

Apr 17 2018

Syrian war 'must process as it will,' British FM says

Kassem Eid survived a chemical attack in Syria in 2013, and in the wake of Friday night's missile strike, he'd like nothing more than to buy President Donald Trump a ...

Apr 17 2018

New missile attack reported in Syria

President Trump hailed the success of the US -led missiles strikes on Syria Monday, boasting that the Russian military was unable to shoot down even one of the allies'...

Apr 17 2018

Sales of Chinese developers up 33 pct in Q1

The latest readings on the health of China's trade sector follow weeks of tit-for-tat tariff threats by Washington and Beijing , sparked by USA frustration with China's ...

Apr 17 2018

South Africa Backs Morocco's Bid To Host The 2026 World Cup

Which? urges fans to only buy tickets from authorised sellers. Football's world governing body has exclusive selling rights for the tickets. In a media statement late...

Apr 17 2018

Greens announce plan to legalise cannabis

The creation of a coffee-shop culture in Ireland might be what is needed to incentivise cannabis-takers to use the drug in a regulated environment, he said, stating that ...

Apr 17 2018

United Kingdom to Russian Federation on alleged cyber campaign: "You will not succeed"

The Kremlin did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Her office said she planned to tell them the strikes were "in Britain's national interest" and were ...

Apr 17 2018

The pound is at its highest level since the Brexit vote

Sterling's value has increased by more than 6% since the start of the year, and it is now "the darling of the currency world". After the labor market figures it was stead...

Apr 17 2018

Western lowland gorilla born at Smithsonian Zoo, mom showers him with kisses

Keepers trained Calaya to take voluntary ultrasound so they could monitor Moke's fetal growth. Meredith Bastian, curator of primates at the zoo, said the birth holds ...

Apr 17 2018

The United States is preparing new sanctions against Russian Federation

Shortly after US President Donald Trump announced the bombardment, reports began surfacing of explosions in Damascus. Haley also criticized Russian Federation on Fo...

Apr 17 2018

Authorities Identify Three Bodies Belonging to Missing California Family

Searchers subsequently recovered the bodies of Sandeep Thottapilly, a 41 year old man, and Saachi Thottapilly, a 9-year-old girl, from inside the vehicle. Local news age...

Apr 17 2018

Inter-Korean summit should aim for peace treaty, says minister

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the truce village of Panmunjom on April 27th. No peace treaty has been signed to replac...

Apr 17 2018

Sachin Tendulkar stops auto, enjoys gully cricket session on Mumbai street

Former Australian pacer Brett Lee has mentioned in his autobiography, My Days , about a night he went go-karting with Sachin. The video, also tweeted by Tendulkars chi...