Stories about World Media

Jun 21 2017

Coalition shoots down Iran-made drone in Syria

On several occasions in recent weeks, warplanes of the US -led coalition have also struck pro-government forces to prevent them from advancing in the region. Russia , whi...

Jun 21 2017

Moscow accuses US-led coalition of terror 'complicity' over downed Syria drone

The drone was downed just outside the 55 kilometer de-confliction zone, according to the officials. That incident angered Russian Federation, which intervened in the Sy...

Jun 21 2017

US shifts tone in Qatar crisis, seeks Saudi answers

Earlier this month, Saudi Arabia and a number of other Arab states cut diplomatic ties and all transport links with Qatar over the kingdom's alleged support for Islamic...

Jun 21 2017

May pledges 'humility and resolve' ahead of Queen's Speech

British Brexit minister David Davis heads to Brussels on Monday to open divorce talks with the EU with a message that there should be "no doubt - we are leaving the Eur...

Jun 21 2017

Russian fighter flies within feet of USA recon plane over Baltic Sea

A Russian fighter jet came "within several feet" of an Air Force RC-135 reconnaissance plane over the Baltic Sea and lingered by the side of the U.S. plane for several mi...

Jun 21 2017

Gov't: Health Status of S. Koreans Detained in N. Korea Unconfirmed

Meanwhile, Washington is ramping up pressure on Pyongyang following the death of an American student who was detained by the North and returned to America in a coma. The ...

Jun 21 2017

Deal between Conservatives and DUP possible this week, DUP source says

Senior Cabinet figures have refused to say how long they expect the Prime Minister to remain in No 10 amid claims that successors are being lined up in readiness for a sw...

Jun 21 2017

North Korea launches salvo of anti-ship missiles

Rodong Sinmun, the official daily of the Workers' Party of Korea, in an article said the latest series of weapons tests show that the country is not too far away from...

Jun 21 2017

Shiv Sena to recommend Swaminathan's name if BJP not ready for Bhagwat

The meeting assumes significance for the BJP as the Shiv Sena is the most vocal critic of the party, the Prime Minister and also its Maharashtra alliance partner Chief ...

Jun 21 2017

US Jet Shoots Down Syrian Pro-Regime Drone

Lavrov said that the hotline has been efficient in the past, noting that "it's quite crowded both on the ground and in the air". Some analysts believe Iran is attem...

Jun 21 2017

Jon Ossoff loses in crucial Georgia congressional race

One mom told USA TODAY she has knocked on more than 1,500 doors to convince people to vote for Ossoff. "We need to have someone that we can depend on and rely on to m...

Jun 21 2017

Yoga now an global art, neither political nor religious Naidu

Modi said since the United Nations declared June 21 as the International Day for Yoga, awareness about yoga had been rising the world over leading to creation of a new jo...

Jun 21 2017

Iran missile attack in IS a public demand

The missile strikes, which occurred on Saturday, are the first reported ground-to-ground strikes from Iran into Syria since the Arab country descended into a civil ...

Jun 21 2017

Modi braves drizzles, leads thousands on International Yoga Day 2017

Abdul Kalam Technical University in Lucknow , he said that it is natural to think about Dr. Kalam while talking about science, technology and innovation. Yoga is the anc...

Jun 21 2017

Man 'wearing explosive belt' shot by police at Brussels Central station

Prosecutor's spokeswoman Ine Van Wymersch confirmed his death and said no other explosives were found on his body. Pictures on social media showed what appeared to be...

Jun 21 2017

Three US soldiers confirmed dead in Afghan insider attack

At least three Afghan Border Police agents were killed and two wounded by a United States airstrike, according to an Afghan official. He, too, was killed in the incident....

Jun 21 2017

Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat

The announcement came after the U.S. military shot down a Syrian warplane on Sunday, accusing the regime of attacking the US-allied Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) battl...

Jun 21 2017

US Attorney General Sessions hires private attorney

Donald Trump continues to set records for unpopularity, with approval ratings that have stubbornly hovered in the mid-to-upper 30 percent range. "I expect it this week...

Jun 21 2017

Republican Handel wins Georgia House election

Republicans and outside groups working to influence the vote. The president posted a number of messages Monday on Twitter criticizing Ossoff and urging voters to suppo...

Jun 21 2017

Republican Karen Handel beats Jon Ossoff in runoff — Georgia special election

Karen Handel , the projected victor of Georgia's 6th Congressional district special election, told supporters Tuesday night she knew it was going to be a "very, very tigh...