Stories about World Media

Nov 26 2018

Catastrophic Northern California fire is finally contained

It is the deadliest USA wildfire in a century and at least 249 people remain missing on Sunday according to the Butte County Sheriff's Office . Butte County Sheriff Ko...

Nov 26 2018

Magnitude 6.3 natural disaster strikes western Iran, over 600 injured

Geological Survey ( USGS ), injuring at least 170 people, with reports suggesting that more casualties are feared. The quake struck at 16:37:31 (UTC) at a depth of 65 k...

Nov 26 2018

Traders boycott roadshow in Ayodhya, even as VHP defies prohibitory ban

The VHP is organizing the Dharam Sansad in Ayodhya with over 1 lakh supporters and the RSS has also joined in with another 1 lakh supporters. While the VHP gathering ...

Nov 26 2018

Clashes follow detention of ultra-right Pakistani cleric

The TLP almost paralysed Pakistan in the days after Asia Bibi , a Christian woman held for almost a decade on death row, was acquitted of blasphemy late last month, af...

Nov 26 2018

Matthew Hedges' wife 'hopeful' for British academic's freedom

His release comes after days of diplomatic talks between UAE officials and foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt, who had threatened "series consequences" if he was not freed. ...

Nov 26 2018

Rep. Schiff Takes the Gloves Off in Slamming Trump

A prominent Saudi royal says whether or not heads of state gathered in Argentina next week for the Group of 20 summit warmly engage with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salm...

Nov 26 2018

Ex-Trump campaign adviser loses bid to delay prison sentence

Four different federal judges have upheld Mueller's appointment as proper. A federal judge denied a request that would've delayed the two-week prison sentence George Pa...

Nov 26 2018

Nicola Sturgeon: No agreement on alternative Brexit with Labour

The SNP should work with Conservative MPs to secure a soft Brexit deal that can get through the Commons, Nicola Sturgeon said yesterday. "If the House of Commons sa...

Nov 25 2018

New York State’s lawsuit against Trump Foundation can proceed, judge rules

The judge on the case, Justice Saliann Scarpulla of the New York State Supreme Court , dismissed each argument and ordered a response from Trump's legal team withi...

Nov 25 2018

95-Percent Containment On Camp Fire

Crews planned to resume the grim task Saturday after working on-and-off the day before amid a downpour in the devastated town of Paradise. The Butte County Sheriff's Of...

Nov 25 2018

Hundreds of flights canceled as Midwest braces for snowstorm

Snow might fall as fast as two inches per hour and cause periodic life-threatening blizzard conditions, according to the weather service. Regardless, heavy snow and str...

Nov 25 2018

China says 'cannot accept' new U.S. trade accusations

Washington is demanding Beijing to improve market access and intellectual property protections for USA companies, cut industrial subsidies and slash a $375 billion trad...

Nov 25 2018

Trump says it’s time for action on ‘the Wall’

Thousands of U.S. troops have been deployed along the country's southern border with Mexico to help strengthen border security while offering only engineering, logistic a...

Nov 25 2018

Jewelry store workers fight off would-be thieves with swords in Mississauga, Ont.

Surveillance video released by police in an effort to identify the suspects shows one man jumping inside the store before three employees rush him with swords drawn. They...

Nov 25 2018

Outgoing Facebook executive says he hired controversial PR firm

Elliot Schrage, Facebook's outgoing Head of Public Policy, has reportedly taken the blame for hiring the Definers. Soros upset Facebook after calling it a " menace to s...

Nov 25 2018

Russian warplanes strike rebels after alleged gas attack

State TV interviewed doctors in a hospital who said most people were suffering from breathing problems and blurred vision. Russian Federation says it has sent military ...

Nov 25 2018

Christian missionary killed by arrows attempting to preach to remote India tribe

The 26-year-old adventurer then swam back to the fishermen's boat waiting at a safe distance. "It was a case of misdirected adventure", Pathak said . In an Instagram ...

Nov 25 2018

Russian Federation and Ukraine Trade Barbs After Incident in Sea of Azov

The Kerch Strait is the only passage into the Sea of Azov beyond it. Military helicopters and fighter jets were seen patrolling overhead. "Russian coastguard vessels......

Nov 25 2018

Zimbabwe's Mugabe no longer able to walk, president says

He did not give further details about Mr Mugabe's condition. "He should have been back on October 25 but his health was not yet good", Mnangagwa said. Officials often s...

Nov 25 2018

Angry Trump Lashes Judges On Thanksgiving

In a teleconference with U.S. troops, comments to reporters at his Florida estate and early morning tweets , Trump resumed a fight begun Wednesday after Chief Justice...